Indian Railways Announces AC Coach For DEMU Train
8 Jul
2016
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Indian Railways Announces AC Coach For DEMU Train »

Indian Railways has developed its first air-conditioned coach for its diesel-electric multiple unit (DEMU) trains, an official statement said on Thursday.

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High-speed trains: Indian Railways to lay 20 km-long trial track
16 May
2016
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High-speed trains: Indian Railways to lay 20 km-long trial track »

In a first for Indian Railway, the public sector transporter is laying a 20 km-long test track, equipped with a state-of-the-art laboratory, near Raipur for trial of high-speed and regular trains it plans to introduce.

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Indian Railways: Full train fare for children from 5 to 12 years from today
1 Apr
2016
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Indian Railways: Full train fare for children from 5 to 12 years from today »

From today (April 01), children of the age group of 5 to 12 years of age will be charged full fare instead of half as the Railways has revised the child fare rule.

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IRCTC gives e-commerce websites a run for their money »

Rail minister Suresh Prabhu may have given the cue to the biggest move in the Indian e-commerce space in a throwaway line in his rail budget speech.

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Indian Railways to export 40 LHB coaches to Bangladesh
10 Feb
2016
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Indian Railways to export 40 LHB coaches to Bangladesh »

Indian Railways will export 120 modern LHB coaches to Bangladesh at an estimated cost of Rs 367 crore, with the first consignment of 40 set to be dispatched in March.

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Indian Railways procurement of EMU train sets delayed
29 Jan
2016
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Indian Railways procurement of EMU train sets delayed »

Indian Railways, which had last year floated Rs 2,500-crore tender for procurement-cum-maintenance of 15 EMU-based train sets, is facing delays due to the issues raised by the five qualified bidders.

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Indian Railways propose to hike fare of Mahamana Express by 15 per cent
20 Jan
2016
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Indian Railways propose to hike fare of Mahamana Express by 15 per cent »

The Railways propose to increase the fare of the New Delhi-Lucknow-Varanasi Express named as Mahamana Express by 15 per cent.

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Indian Railways seeks suggestions on proposed regulator
5 Jan
2016
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Indian Railways seeks suggestions on proposed regulator »

The railways ministry on Monday sought comments and suggestions on a concept paper it drafted aimed at creating a Rail Development Authority of India which will protect interests of consumers on Indian Railways, ensure quality of service and promotes competition among others.

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Govt to allow private train operators in India’s first bullet-train corridor
4 Jan
2016
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Govt to allow private train operators in India’s first bullet-train corridor »

The government has decided to open up India’s first bullet-train corridor between Mumbai and Ahmedabad to private train operators paving the way for the private sector in passenger train operations for the first time in the country.

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India Railways Christmas gift: ‘Tatkal’ tickets to get costlier; new rates from December 25
26 Dec
2015
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India Railways Christmas gift: ‘Tatkal’ tickets to get costlier; new rates from December 25 »

The Indian Railways on Wednesday revised the Tatkal charges, which would apply from December 25, 2015.

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