INDIA RAILWAY

  • Linking rail fare with fuel price to hit common man: Naveen Patnaik July 8, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Linking the railway fare with fuel price was likely to hit the common man, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Tuesday. "As regards the proposal for linking the railway fare with fuel price, I apprehend that this will affect the common man and expose them to vagaries of...
  • Kanpur: Woman dies after getting stuck between platform, train December 2, 2013

    Kanpur: A woman lost her life in Kanpur on Sunday after she got stuck between the railway platform and the train. The woman reportedly slipped while deboarding the train. She was stuck for almost 45 minutes before she was rescued, but by then she had succumbed to her injuries. Reports suggest...
  • Railways asks devotees to not take bath in coaches December 11, 2012

    Coimbatore: Southern Railways on Tuesday joined issue with a section of Lord Ayyappa devotees, who protested over water shortage at the Erode Station, and said the allegation of water shortage and stoppage of trains arose only during the Sabarimala season. In a release, Salem Division PRO GV Venkatesan said even though...
  • Don't allow Railways to go Air India way: Union April 6, 2012

    Vijayawada: National Federation of Indian Railwaymen (NFIR) on Friday said the Centre should take immediate steps to improve the financial health of Railways and prevent it from going the way of debtridden Air India. The Government should either hike the passenger fares (hike announced in last month's Rail budget was partially...