Investment only way out to address Indian Railways’ problems: Prabhu
5 Oct
2015
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Investment only way out to address Indian Railways’ problems: Prabhu »

Investment is the only way out to address the paucity of resources in Indian Railways, which has been “plaguing” the much needed modernisation of the rail service, Union Minister Suresh Prabhu said here.

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Karnataka CM Discusses Pending Railway Projects with Suresh Prabhu
25 Sep
2015
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Karnataka CM Discusses Pending Railway Projects with Suresh Prabhu »

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah discussed several pending railway projects with Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu in Delhi on Thursday and expressed confidence that the Bengaluru-Mysuru track-doubling work will be completed soon and will be operational by January.

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Suresh Prabhu’s plans to put Indian Railways back on track not gaining speed
24 Sep
2015
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Suresh Prabhu’s plans to put Indian Railways back on track not gaining speed »

Armed with Rs 1,50,000 crore from Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) and lots of room to raise money through bonds, one was expecting Suresh Prabhu to ramp up the pace of capex.

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Railways’ first vacuum toilets on trial in Dibrugarh Rajdhani from Monday
14 Sep
2015
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Railways’ first vacuum toilets on trial in Dibrugarh Rajdhani from Monday »

NEW DELHI: Stinking washrooms on trains may become a thing of the past with the railways launching the trial run of vacuum toilet on Dibrugarh Rajdhani from Monday.

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Suresh Prabhu explores possibilities of ‘zero accident rate’ in Indian Railways with Japan PM
8 Sep
2015
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Suresh Prabhu explores possibilities of ‘zero accident rate’ in Indian Railways with Japan PM »

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, who is on a week long two-nation trip, today met Japanese Prime Minister Sinzo Abe at Tokyo and discussed the possibilities and avenues of technology cooperation

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Indian Railways should launch ‘Zero Accident Mission': Prabhu
31 Aug
2015
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Indian Railways should launch ‘Zero Accident Mission': Prabhu »

Indian Railways needs to launch "Zero Accident Mission" with a definite time frame, said Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday.

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Indian Railways has 450,000 followers on Twitter
26 Aug
2015
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Indian Railways has 450,000 followers on Twitter »

Indian Railways has 450,000 and 380,000 followers on its Twitter Handle and Facebook Page respectively, thus going on to show its efforts to reach out passengers on social media in a big way.

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Have you seen the new AC coach unveiled by Indian Railways? Here it is!
20 Aug
2015
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Have you seen the new AC coach unveiled by Indian Railways? Here it is! »

Indian Railways has unveiled a new AC 3-tier coach with improved safety features aiming to provide enhanced services to passengers.

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Railways may soon start issuing results quarterly: Suresh Prabhu
10 Aug
2015
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Railways may soon start issuing results quarterly: Suresh Prabhu »

Indian Railways, one of the country's largest commercial enterprises, plans to start issuing quarterly account statements in what could be one of the most significant reform initiatives of the Narendra Modi government.

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Train tragedy in MP: Sudden flash flood may have caused accident
5 Aug
2015
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Train tragedy in MP: Sudden flash flood may have caused accident »

At least 31 people died and 25 were injured when two trains derailed within minutes of each other while crossing a small bridge in Madhya Pradesh shortly before midnight on Tuesday.

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