Indian Railways cancels 66 trains
21 Jan
2016
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Indian Railways cancels 66 trains »

Fog slows down Rajdhani, Shatabdi; 66 trains cancelled: Moderate to dense fog disrupted rail services on Wednesday leading to cancellation of 66 trains and delay of 16 other Delhi-bound rail services including Rajdhani and Shatbadi expresses.

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IRCTC Helicopter Joyrides Back With A Bang
18 Jan
2016
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IRCTC Helicopter Joyrides Back With A Bang »

The popular helicopter joyride of the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is back with a bang. One of the officials said that the services will start from January 18 from Pawanhans at Juhu aerodrome.

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Provide 500ml Rail Neer bottles: Bombay High Court to IRCTC
8 Jan
2016
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Provide 500ml Rail Neer bottles: Bombay High Court to IRCTC »

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday suggested the IRCTC to provide 500ml Rail Neer packaged drinking water bottles for suburban railway commuters as it is easy to carry. At the moment the IRCTC provides 1 litre bottle.

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Want to travel to Rajasthan? Try this special train launched by IRCTC
22 Dec
2015
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Want to travel to Rajasthan? Try this special train launched by IRCTC »

IRCTC, a subsidiary of the Indian Railways, has introduced a special train that is providing a golden opportunity to travellers who want to visit the colourful state of Rajasthan this winter.

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Nod for biggest FDI in Indian Railways
12 Dec
2015
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Nod for biggest FDI in Indian Railways »

Decks have been cleared for the largest foreign investment in India's railway sector. The Cabinet has given its nod to set up India's first 500-km-long bullet train project, with the help of Japanese funds and technology.

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MobiKwik partners with IRCTC to allow booking ticket through its wallet
9 Dec
2015
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MobiKwik partners with IRCTC to allow booking ticket through its wallet »

MobiKwik, a leading independent mobile payments network, will be the first payment option on the Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation's mobile application.

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IRCTC looks to floor passengers, boost revenue with flowers, sweets
6 Dec
2015
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IRCTC looks to floor passengers, boost revenue with flowers, sweets »

The ₹1,141-crore Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) known primarily for online train ticket booking, is probably the only public sector enterprise to have tied up with several new economy firms

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Boom in metro rail projects help India to move forward
22 Nov
2015
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Boom in metro rail projects help India to move forward »

A boom in the development of metro rail projects in India is not only helping to ease congested streets – but is also generating lucrative business opportunities as the country ploughs funds into bringing its deficient public transport system up to speed.

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Suresh Prabhu inaugurates Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam
22 Nov
2015
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Suresh Prabhu inaugurates Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam »

Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday inaugurated the landmark Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam. Prabhu flagged off a passenger train from New Delhi via video-conference.

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Indian Railways hikes minimum train fare from Rs 5 to Rs 10
18 Nov
2015
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Indian Railways hikes minimum train fare from Rs 5 to Rs 10 »

The minimum train passenger fare will go up from Rs 5 to Rs 10 as Indian Railways has decided to increase the minimum chargeable fare in non-suburban services at par with the platform ticket from November 20.

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