IRCTC to Launch A Special Monsoon Service with Maharajas Express

New Delhi: The IRCTC will launch a special monsoon service offering visits to prominent southern tourist destinations in the Maharajas Express from next month. Maharajas Express, the flagship luxury train of the Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation will undertake the southern sojourn covering Goa, Hampi, Mysore, Ernakulam, Kumarakom &…

World’s Highest Rail Bridge Over Chenab River in J&K to be Completed in 2 Years, Here are some amazing facts about it

Jammu & Kashmir: In around 2 years from now, the Chenab river in Jammu & Kashmir will be spanned by the world's highest railway bridge that is likely to be 35 metres taller than the Eiffel Tower. More Details:  Cost of the Bridge: INR 1,100 Crore (approx US$ 171.1 Million)…

Railways to invite financial bids worth over Rs 20,000 crore for manufacturing Modern coaches

New Delhi: The Indian Railways will invite financial bids worth over Rs 20,000 crore (approx US$ 3,125 Million) for manufacturing around 5,000 AC & non-AC coaches that will be equipped with modern facilities like automatic doors, forced ventilation system, bio-toilets, regenerative braking system & better interior design, the coaches will…

Director General, RDSO & General Manager, Northern Railway holds Press Conference on Monday in connection with the Global Technology Conference slated to be held on 3rd and 4th May 2017 in New Delhi

Shri R.K.Kulshrestha, Director General, Research Designs and Standards Organization (RDSO) and General Manager, Northern Railway held a Press Conference here on Monday to give details of the forthcoming Global Technology Conference to be held on 3rd and 4th May 2017 in New Delhi. He highlighted the significance of the technological…

FDI in Indian Railways for development of modern railway systems

Indian Railways serve a major precinct of the Indian sub-continent by fulfilling the immense transportation requirements and plays a crucial role in India’s surge in the international market as a key player. The Modi government has undertaken various steps towards achieving better Railway facilities and augmenting existing ones in terms…