News  /  Published 04.11.21

Metro to increase trains

Metro Railway will increase the number of daily trains if the passenger count shoots up substantially following the resumption of local trains. The carrier runs 266 trains every weekday now. Before t...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.21

Suspension of 2 trains fuels protest

An announcement by the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) to suspend two long-distance trains from December to February because of “foggy weather” has led to protests in Alipurduar and adjoi...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

News  /  Published 02.11.21

Trains to Kolkata too crowded

The overcrowding on trains and in stations triggered fears of a spike in Covid numbers. But for countless daily passengers, the choice between lives and livelihood was very difficult. Ansar Ali Laska...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 01.11.21

Local train services resume after 6 months, railway braces for weekday crowds

Local trains were not jam-packed on the first day of formal resumption of the suburban service on Sunday. Around 640 trains chugged out from Sealdah and some 350 from Howrah on Sunday,...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.10.21

Special train to ease Chhath rush

Considering the rush during the Chhath festival,  South Eastern Railway has  decided to run a special train between Durg and Patna. The special train will run via various stations in Jharkh...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


India  /  Published 14.10.21

100cr jabs: Govt has grand plans

Announcements will be made on airplanes, ships, metros and at railway stations to mark the moment when India achieves the target of administering 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses, Union Health Ministe...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.10.21

Tatanagar-Kacheguda fest special train

In an attempt to ease the rush of passengers, South Eastern Railway (SER) has decided to run a  weekly festival special train between Tatanagar and Kacheguda  in the suburbs of Hyderabad. T...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshdepur

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.09.21

4 new trains for Santhal Pargana

Residents of different districts of Santhal Pargana heaved a sigh of relief as the railway department announced four new trains that will connect the region with Goa and Pune. Also, one train each tha...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.09.21

Jhargram Express back on track

Passengers from different stations of Dhanbad Chandrapura Railway line as well as those travelling frequently between Dhanbad and Tatanagar relieved as Jhargram Dhanbad MEMU Special (08019/08020) is a...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.21

Embrace beauty of Dooars on tracks

The DHR authorities announced the launch of a “Steam Jungle Tea Safari” from August 30, that is, Monday “It will run between Siliguri Junction and Rongtong every day. Passengers can ...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri, Alipurduar


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