Hazaribagh-Barkakana railway line opened for traffic

Hazaribagh-Barkakana railway line opened for traffic

Dec 08, 2016: Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu in the presence of Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghubar Das, inaugurated the 57 kilometre long Hazaribagh - Barkakana section of Koderma - Ranchi New R...

Conference on decarbonisation of railways begins in New Delhi

Conference on decarbonisation of railways begins in New Delhi

Nov 03, 2016: The Ministry of Railways through Institution of Railways Electrical Engineer (IREE) in partnership with ASSOCHAM India has organised the ‘International Conference on Decarbonization of...

Suresh Prabhu lays foundation stone for elevated rail line on Rohtak-Gohana stretch

Suresh Prabhu lays foundation stone for elevated rail line on Rohtak-Gohana stretch

Nov 02, 2016: Union Minister for Railways, Suresh Prabhu laid foundation stone for the construction of 4 km Elevated Rail Line on Rohtak-Gohana Stretch in Haryana under Delhi Division of Northern Rail...

Germany and India to collaborate to improve rail connectivity of Indian ports

Germany and India to collaborate to improve rail connectivity of Indian ports

Oct 15, 2016: The Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari has said that India and Germany are all set to collaborate on projects for improving rail connectivity of Indian port...

Railways, Odisha sign MoU for cost sharing of two new railway line projects

Railways, Odisha sign MoU for cost sharing of two new railway line projects

Oct 13, 2016: Ministry of Railways has inked a deal with Government of Odisha for cost sharing of two new railway line projects in Odisha. The MoU was signed in the presence of Union Minister for Rail...

Suresh Prabhu flags off newly manufactured solar powered Guard Van of Goods Train

Suresh Prabhu flags off newly manufactured solar powered Guard Van of Goods Train

Oct 06, 2016: Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu inspected and flagged off the newly manufactured Guard Van of Goods (Freight) Train recently at Delhi Safdarjung Railway Station. The newly manufactu...

Railway Ministry launches new services

Railway Ministry launches new services

Sept 30, 2016: Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has launched a number of new services, which were part of Budget Announcements 2016-17. The new services include liberalising station to sta...

23% rise in freight revenue for Trichy railway division

23% rise in freight revenue for Trichy railway division

Sept 27, 2016: The Trichy railway division has earned Rs 151 crore during the current 2016-17 financial year recorded till August, from freight movement, pointing to a rise of 23 percent. The transpor...

Development of port-rail connectivity projects approved under Sagarmala Programme

Development of port-rail connectivity projects approved under Sagarmala Programme

July 07, 2016: The Ministry of Railways will be taking up 21 port-rail connectivity projects, at an estimated cost of more than Rs 20,000 crores, as identified under the port-connectivity enhancement ...

CONCOR to invest Rs 30 crore in Multimodal Logistics park at Goa

CONCOR to invest Rs 30 crore in Multimodal Logistics park at Goa

June 20, 2016: In a bid to provide an impetus the country’s logistics sector, the Konkan Railway Corporation (KRCL) and Container Corporation of India (CONCOR) will enter into a memorandum of unders...