No one’s baby, Magadh Express often runs late
14 Oct
2014
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No one’s baby, Magadh Express often runs late »

Sampoorna Kranti and Rajdhani Express had then not been introduced on the route and Shramjeevi Express, running on a longer route via Lucknow, was never the first choice for travellers from the Bihar capital to the national capital and vice versa.

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Passengers stranded in Odisha’s southern districts
14 Oct
2014
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Passengers stranded in Odisha’s southern districts »

Indian Railways have cancelled, diverted and short-terminated trains originating and passing through East Coast Railway’s jurisdiction, according to ECoR.

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Indian Railways to Hire More than 6,000 People
13 Oct
2014
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Indian Railways to Hire More than 6,000 People »

RRB or the Railway Recruitment Board is inviting applications to hire more than 6,000 personnel. The applications for the massive recruitment drive for the Indian Railways will happen online only. The RRB has warned applicants to be careful of touts and middlemen.

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IRCTC launches official Android app in Google Play
13 Oct
2014
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IRCTC launches official Android app in Google Play »

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC), which is responsible for online train ticket bookings in the country, has finally released the official Android application in Google Play. Dubbed as IRCTC Connect, the app is free to use and offers basic functionalities at this point.

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Sri Lanka restores blood-soaked railway to Tamil heartland
13 Oct
2014
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Sri Lanka restores blood-soaked railway to Tamil heartland »

Trains to the northern peninsula of Jaffna ground to a halt 24 years ago after dozens of passengers were killed in attacks by guerrillas seeking an independent homeland for Sri Lanka's minority Tamils.

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Railways to install warning system to stop high-speed trains in 20 secs
12 Oct
2014
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Railways to install warning system to stop high-speed trains in 20 secs »

With the introduction of high speed trains on the cards, Indian Railways has decided to acquire the sophisticated "early warning system" to alert both the driver and staff at the nearest railway station about an impending danger of an accident.

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Eastern Railway to run 222 special trains during Durga Puja
12 Oct
2014
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Eastern Railway to run 222 special trains during Durga Puja »

Kolkata: Eastern Railway on Tuesday announced 222 special trains to be run during the Durga Puja festival and said that emphasis would be given on tight security arrangements and cleanliness factors.

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12 Killed as 2 Trains Collide in Northern India
12 Oct
2014
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12 Killed as 2 Trains Collide in Northern India »

Three coaches of the Barauni Express derailed and toppled over after the Krishak Express crashed into it near Gorakhpur city station late Tuesday, said Madhuresh Kumar, an Indian railways general manager.

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Southern Railway cancels trains due to cyclone Hudhud
12 Oct
2014
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Southern Railway cancels trains due to cyclone Hudhud »

Southern Railway has cancelled two train services due to cyclone Hudhud. Bangalore Cantonment-Bhubaneswar Premium special train (Train no.00852) scheduled to leave Bangalore Cantonment at 11.50pm on October 12 has been cancelled.

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Indian railways cancel 40 trains due to cyclone Hudhud
11 Oct
2014
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Indian railways cancel 40 trains due to cyclone Hudhud »

Indian railways on Friday canceled 40 trains and diverted many others due to threat of upcoming severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' which is expected to land fall in its eastern coast.

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