Saturday April 25, 2015
To provide a comfortable experience to passengers waiting for their trains, executive lounges offering a range of modern facilities such as TV and Wi-Fi connectivity will come up at 50 major railway stations across the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Rail commuters can now use a mobile phone App to obtain tickets in the unreserved category as the Indian railways takes forward its initiative for paperless ticketing from today.
Tuesday April 21, 2015
Rail commuters can soon use a mobile phone app to obtain tickets in the unreserved category as the Indian Railways takes forward its initiative for paperless ticketing.
Monday March 30, 2015
From April 1, train tickets can be booked 120 days in advance (excluding the date of journey). For instance, as on April 1, 2015, tickets can be booked for trains up to July 28, 2015.
Thursday February 26, 2015
The advance booking period for train tickets will be raised from 60 to 120 days, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday. The move is likely to benefit millions of railway passengers.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 11, 2015
A six-year-old minor Pakistani boy was arrested by Pakistain's Railway police for allegedly throwing a stone at a moving train and injuring a ticket collector in Punjab province.
Press Trust of India | Sunday February 8, 2015
Mahendra Singh Dhoni had humble beginnings and served as a Train Ticket Examiner (TTE) in the Indian railways before establishing himself as one of the greatest cricketers to have ever played for India.
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Internet down when you want to book a train ticket? Here's how to book it via SMS.
Offbeat | Aditi Shorewal | Friday October 24, 2014
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World News | Reuters | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Workers on London's underground train system will strike for 48 hours next week over plans to close ticket offices and cut jobs, union officials said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Congress workers will travel without ticket in the suburban trains on Monday to protest the hike in fare.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 29, 2014
A woman passenger was killed today as she was run over by an Express train here after being allegedly pushed by the Travel Ticket Examiner (TTE) from an AC coach, police said.
Sunday December 15, 2013
As unmanned railway crossings continue to be a primary reason for accidental train deaths, cash-strapped Railways has set an ambitious target of eliminating major level crossings in the next five years.
Thursday September 12, 2013
The app has been made available exclusively for Windows devices.
Tuesday August 13, 2013
ICICI Bank, India's largest private sector bank, today launched SMS-based rail ticket booking services, in partnership with IRCTC and Bharat BPO Services Limited, a Spice Digital group company, a statement from the bank said.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday July 31, 2013
A Spanish court said the driver of a train that crashed last week killing 79 people has said he was talking by phone to the train's ticket inspector just before the accident happened but hung up before the train left the tracks.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 12, 2013
Come July and you can book your train ticket by sending an SMS.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday March 25, 2013
A sleeper class reserved coach passenger travelling on a general ticket in Varanasi-Rameshwaram Express train was allegedly thrown out of the train by ticket checkers near Katni railway station on Monday, causing him grievous injuries.
Lucknow News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 1, 2012
A chief ticket inspector (CTI) of the Indian Railways has been shot dead on board the Mahananda Express, between Ghaziabad and New Delhi.
India News | Manish Kumar | Wednesday June 27, 2012
9 pm at the local railway station in one of Bihar's Sasaram district. Amid the rush of passengers who are here to catch a train, a group of children sit on the platform, focusing on getting their ticket out of here.
Patna News | Written by Mala Das with agency inputs | Monday June 25, 2012
In a shocking incident, a man was pushed out of a running train in Bihar today by a railway official after he refused to pay a bribe. He died on the spot, police said.
Patna News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 23, 2012
In a shocking incident, a youth was thrown off a train allegedly by a Travelling Ticket Examiner (TTE) and a RPF escort party after he failed to produce a valid ticket near Fatuha station.
Associated Press | Tuesday June 5, 2012
Disney CEO defended the it's production of 3-D films after 3-D ticket sales for several recent movies lagged their predecessors.
India News | Reported by Shweta Rajpal Kohli, Sunil Prabhu and Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday March 14, 2012
Mamata Banerjee has created an unprecedented political controversy - her party today vowed to fight the nominal hike in train ticket fares announced, a decision made by its own minister Dinesh Trivedi. Not only is Mr Trivedi a senior leader from Ms B...