India  /  Published 13.05.20

Scores stranded at New Delhi railway station

Scores of people, who arrived in the national capital on the first batch of trains since the partial resumption of railway services amid a lockdown, were on Wednesday left stranded on the roads outsid...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.05.20

Migrant dies on Shramik Speical train

 A 34-year-old migrant worker died on board a Pune-Prayagraj Shramik Special train on Monday and his post-mortem has been conducted, officials said on Tuesday.Akhilesh Kumar, who used to work at ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.05.20

Bookings delayed for special trains

The IRCTC website, which was to take bookings for 15 special trains being run from May 12, seemed unable to take the load of visitors as thousands of passengers tried to book their tickets at 4pm, whe...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.05.20

Shramik Specials to run at full capacity

In a bid to ferry more migrants, the railways on Monday decided to carry around 1,700 passengers on board its 'Shramik Special' trains instead of the current 1,200.According to an order, the railway z...
By Our Bureau and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.03.20

Centre for lockdown in 75 districts

Almost all states and Union Territories in India have been brought under a lockdown in a concerted effort to break the chain of transmission of the novel coronavirus.Passenger and suburban trains, Met...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 28.09.19

Swankier Ispat Express on tracks from today

 The Howrah- Titlagarh Ispat Superfast Express will run with 18 new German-designed LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) coaches from Saturday. The train travels via Tatanagar.“The new LHB coaches will en...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 14.05.20

All train tickets till June 30 cancelled; only specials to run

Bookings made before and during the lockdown period for journeys to be taken till June 30 on regular trains have been cancelled, the Railways said Thursday, indicating that normal passenger services a...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.20

Trains chug again, with relief and worries

Elaborate preparations were made for the first special train between Howrah and New Delhi which reached Dhanbad station at 8.10pm on Tuesday, and in Ranchi where the first twice-weekly Rajdhani Expres...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

India  /  Published 06.05.20

Rlys: over 1 lakh migrants ferried

The Railways on Wednesday said it has run 115 Shramik Special trains since May 1 and ferried home over one lakh migrants stranded in various parts of the country due to the coronavirus-induced lockdow...
By PTI in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 14.11.18

Special trains for post-Chhath rush to work

The East Central Railway will run special trains till next week to clear the post-Chhath rush. At least 24 trains will take devotees back to Anand Vihar, New Delhi, Mumbai, Secunderabad, Bhopal, Asans...
By Amit Bhelari in Patna


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