Indian Railways

  • Watch: Footage of fire on Bandra-Dehradun Express 08-01-2014 12:49 PM

    A fire broke out on the Dehradun Express around 2.30 am on Wednesday morning leaving nine people dead. The fire was contained to three coaches, which caught fire near Dahanu Road station in Thane. ...
  • Cyclone Phailin: More than 100 trains cancelled, says Indian Railways PRO 13-10-2013 12:00 PM

    "More than 100 trains were cancelled, around 20 were partially cancelled, and more than 25 were diverted through sear routes," said Anil Saxena, PRO Indian Railways. ...
  • No more standing in queues, rail tickets can be now booked through SMS 29-06-2013 07:38 PM

    In a bid to simplify the ticketing process, the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism corporation has launched a pilot project for ticketing through mobile phones without internet. Now you can get your railway ticket through SMS or Interactive Voice Response. ...
  • Cash for appointments: Is Bansal controversy tip of the iceberg? 09-05-2013 11:58 PM

    Pressure is building on Railway Minister Pawan Bansal over the Rs 90 lakh bribery case that his family is being probed over. ...
  • Railway bribery: Bansal offers to quit but Congress, for now, decides not to accept it 04-05-2013 10:05 PM

    Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal is in the dock after his nephew was arrested for taking a bribe of Rs 90 lakh from a Railway board member for a plum posting. ...
  • Pawan Bansal must resign, demands Arun Jaitley 04-05-2013 09:36 PM

    The Opposition has demanded the immediate resignation of Railway Minister. Leader of Opposition Arun Jaitley said that this is a clear case criminal liability. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 12-04-2013 11:29 PM

    Watch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Unhygienic food on-board trains: Is Indian Railways playing with human lives? 12-04-2013 10:55 PM

    An inspection report by the Indian Railways has said the food served in trains is cooked in dirty, smelly and waterlogged pantry cars. ...
  • Rail budget 2013-14 move to make railways private: Lalu Prasad 26-02-2013 10:00 PM

    RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Tuesday slammed the rail budget for 2013-2014 and said, "There is nothing in this budget". ...
  • News 360: Pawan Kumar Bansal announces Railway Budget for 2013-2014 26-02-2013 09:50 PM

    Pawan Kumar Bansal on Tuesday presented his maiden railway budget for 2013-14 with no hike in passenger fare. ...
  • Watch: Pawan Kumar Bansal turns poet in Parliament while presenting Rail Budget 26-02-2013 01:12 PM

    Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal presented what is the first Railway Budget by a Congress minister in 17 years on Tuesday. Claiming that the losses of the Railways were mounting, Bansal said that the gigantic network must be financially sustainable for the benefit of the passengers. ...
  • Want to know people's reaction after I present the Rail Budget: Bansal 26-02-2013 11:12 AM

    Speculation is rife that while there may no fare hike, train travel is likely to get costlier by way of taxes and cess. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-07-2011 11:27 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Who's accountable for the failure of rail safety? 11-07-2011 10:53 PM

    On Talking Point Rajdeep Sardesai asks 'Who's accountable for the failure to ensure rail safety?' ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-04-2011 11:06 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Common man's netas flout rules openly 22-04-2011 08:58 PM

    BJP leader Vijay Goel pulled the chain of a Shatabdi train to get off at an unscheduled station and Rahul Gandhi kept hundreds of commuters waiting in Gurgaon while he and his entourage were visiting the city for a meeting. Not quite the common man's netas. ...
  • 'Rail budget is an appeal to the voters' 25-02-2011 11:49 PM

    Mamata Banerjee has been called a Bengal centric minister post her rail budget speech. ...
  • Are our Railway drivers overworked? 20-07-2010 10:47 PM

    The mystery behind Bengal train crash has raised many unanswered questions. Experts discuss the issue on CNN-IBN. ...
  • Railway officials asked about floods, lose cool 07-07-2010 02:27 PM

    The officials did not feel necessary to provide adequate information to passengers regarding train services. ...
  • Railway denies charges of faulty engine design 16-06-2010 11:02 AM

    CNN-IBN had exposed how locomotives that power many super-fast trains have a potentially fatal flaw. ...
  • Some Indian trains running on faulty engines 14-06-2010 07:37 PM

    Indian Railways has witnessed an aggregate number of over 200 accidents each year in the last 5 years. ...
  • Watch: Mamata takes on Lalu on railway profit claims 18-12-2009 11:57 PM

    Mamata says the profit made during Lalu's tenure was not Rs 90,000 cr. ...
  • Watch: Details of bribery scam put Govt to shame 15-10-2009 01:23 AM

    An Indian Envoy revealed in a letter how Navy, PSUs take bribe from US firms. ...
  • Watch: Mamata Banerjee flags off superfast Duronto train 19-09-2009 01:36 AM

    The unusual colours one sees on the Duronto are from Mamata's strokes. ...
  • Election Yatra: Railways, uniting different Indias 03-05-2009 02:03 AM

    CNN-IBN's train trip to know India's expectation from the new government. ...
  • From IIM to Harvard, Lalu is the best manager 14-02-2009 01:40 AM

    His economic sense and simple thinking is now part of management study material. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 01-05-2008 02:03 AM

    Mumbai: Former Australian fast bowler Geoff Lawson feels Sachin Tendulkar has got the right to decide when to quit one-day cricket, but says he should not wait too long, as otherwise, the criticism will grow. In Tests (in Australia), I thought he played the second best after (Virat) Kohli, who...
  • CJ report: Lives at risk to catch this train 28-03-2008 05:56 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board has once again shown its strong support for the Decision Review System (DRS) by announcing that it would be used in the Test and ODI series against England next month. We have obtained sponsorship due to which the DRS will be applied during the Test...