Indian Railways

ICF, Chennai developing hydrogen-powered train

10 Feb 2024

The Indian Railways has designed a train which will run on hydrogen fuel cell and the Integral Coach Factory (ICF), Chennai has taken up a project for development of a train using hydrogen fuel cell

ABB teams up with Titagarh Rail for metro projects in India

22 Nov 2023

ABB Ltd, a global leader in electrification and automation technology, has formed a strategic partnership with Titagarh Rail Systems Ltd for the supply of Metro Rail propulsion systems.

Railways to run Bharat Gaurav Deluxe AC Tourist Train for “Garvi Gujarat” tour

06 Feb 2023

Railway employees to get bonus equivalent to 78 days wages

14 Oct 2022

Cabinet approves Rs10,000-cr redevelopment plan for 3 major railway stations

03 Oct 2022

CCI penalises firms for bid rigging and cartelisation in Railways tenders

14 Jun 2022

Railway minister flags off 12,000th LHB coach at ICF, Chennai

23 May 2022

Alstom, Siemens, BHEL among 11 companies likely to vie for production of 58 Vande Bharat trains

24 Sep 2021

Greening the Railways: Govt taps Hydrogen Fuel Cell technology

10 Aug 2021

Army carries out rail trials on Dedicated Freight Corridor

21 Jun 2021

Cabinet approves allotment of 5 MHz spectrum in 700 MHz band to Railways

09 Jun 2021

Railways log highest-ever electrification of more than 6,000 route km in FY21

05 Apr 2021

PM flags off eight trains to seamlessly connect Statue of Unity

21 Jan 2021

IRFC’s Rs4,634-cr IPO to open on 18 January; price band set at Rs25-26

21 Jan 2021

Aerial ground survey for Delhi-Varanasi high speed rail corridor begins

18 Jan 2021

PM flags off 1.5 km double stack container train on WFC’s Rewari-Madar section

14 Jan 2021

The double stack 1.5 km long electric train that first ran in DFCCIL’s newly commissioned 7.5 meter high OHE Section, can accommodate 360 ten feet container equivalent units (TEU), which is equivalent to 270 high capacity road trailer trucks

ICF completes 180-km speed trial of Vistadome tourist coach

04 Jan 2021

The Vistadom coach has large windows on the sides, glass panels on the roof, and is provided with 44 seats that can rotate up to 180 degrees to face the direction of train movement, besides a Wi-Fi-based passenger information system

PM inaugurates New Bhaupur-New Khurja section of Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor

04 Jan 2021

Latur rail coach factory commissioned with production of first coach shell

04 Jan 2021

Second `Kisan Rail’ connects Andhra’s Anantapur with Delhi

14 Sep 2020

Railways upgrading all passenger trains to 100% air-conditioned

14 Sep 2020

Railways increase Devlali-Muzaffarpur `Kisan Rail’ frequency to tri-weekly

07 Sep 2020

Piyush Goyal suggests measures to fast-track Dedicated Freight Corridor project

02 Sep 2020

Railways targets 100% renewable power consumption by 2030

28 Aug 2020

Mumbai’s iconic CSTM railway station up for grabs

25 Aug 2020

Railways plans to redevelop Mumbai’s iconic CSMT as also the New Delhi railway station on public-private partnership model, allowing commercial and residential development by the concessionaire, with lease rights of 60 years and 99 years, respectively