Railway Station

  • Is politics being played out over Chennai terror blasts? May 1, 2014

    One passenger was killed and 14 others injured in twin explosions in the Bangalore-Guwahati Express at platform number 9 of the Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday morning. The blasts reportedly took place in the sleeper coaches of the train as it was coming to an halt at the station,...
  • Terror strikes Chennai Central railway station May 1, 2014

    Twin blasts in the Bangalore-Guwahati Express while it was entering the Chennai Central railway station claimed one life and injured 14 others. ...
  • Video: Inside the blast-hit Bangalore-Guwahati Express May 1, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Anna Isaac reports from inside the Bangalore-Guwahati Express after the two blast-hit coaches S4 and S5 were removed from the train. This after two blasts hit the Bangalore-Guwahati Express at the Chennai Central Railway station leaving one woman dead and 14 injured. ...
  • Watch: Passengers plead for help after Chennai staion blasts May 1, 2014

    Passengers on board the Bangalore-Guwahati expressed that was hit by twin blasts on Thursday said they received no help after the explosion. They also complained that there was no security in the train or the Chennai Central station when the blasts took place. ...
  • Mumbai: Kejriwal blames media for ruckus at Churchgate railway station March 13, 2014

    Former Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal has blamed the media for the chaos at Mumbai's Churchgate railway station on Wednesday. ...
  • Travellers stranded at airport, railway stations rue authorities' apathy February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Travellers stranded at airport and railway stations in Delhi due to dense fog are having a harrowing time with the authorities not communicating any information to them. People at Indira Gandhi International Airport are seen running from one end to the other in search of some assistance from...
  • CJ Poonam fights for disabled friendly railway stations July 24, 2013

    CJ Poonam highlights the absence of special infrastructure for differently-abled at railway stations. She finds it extremely difficult to get to the other side of the platform as there are no special ramps or walkways for people like her to move across. ...
  • FTN: Could the Kumbh stampede have been avoided? February 12, 2013

    In a major tragedy on the most auspicious day of the Maha Kumbh on Sunday, 36 pilgrims were killed in a stampede at the Allahabad railway station. ...
  • CJ: Kumbh pilgrims cram into Allahabad station despite stampede February 12, 2013

    Citizen Journalist Rajesh Sharma was one of the survivors of the Kumbh stampede. He sent us this video from the Allahabad station where hapless pilgrims and passengers are braving it out at the station. Basic infrastructure is missing as hundreds remain huddled at the station. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 11, 2013

    CBI finds its own prosecutor AK Singh colluding with one of the accused in 2G case. UP government denies lapse on its part in Allahabad railway station stampede. ...
  • Allahabad stampede: UP govt denies lapse on its part, Railway says all measures were taken February 11, 2013

    The UP government on Monday denied any lapses on its part in connection with the stampede at the Allahabad railway station on Sunday, even as the railways also said the incident did not occur because of them. ...
  • Allahabad stampede: Azam Khan takes morally responsibility, quits as Kumbh incharge February 11, 2013

    Azam Khan resigned as the Kumbh incharge following the stampede. ...
  • Allahabad railway station stampede: One policeman started lathi-charge, others followed, says eyewitness February 11, 2013

    The death toll in the stampede at the Allahabad railway station had gone up to 37 by Monday morning. ...
  • Can't confirm the death toll but at least 10 dead in the stampede: PK Bansal February 10, 2013

    The Railways Minister also said that 12 to 13 people have been injured in the tragic incident. He said that all the injured and those who lost their loved ones in the incident will get compensation from PM's fund. ...
  • Bangalore Police starts patrolling of NE-populated areas August 17, 2012

    Even as the number of the Northeast people leaving Bangalore city for Guwahati appeared to be less on Friday, the city police started patrolling areas with thick Northeast population. ...
  • Mumbai: teen gangraped at railway station June 22, 2011

    A 17-year-old girl was gangraped at the Kalyan railway station. All three accused are absconding. ...
  • Reality of Indian Railways: Delhi station February 24, 2010

    Its the week leading up to the Rail Budget and one long standing complaint of the passengers has been the state of the platforms. ...
  • Villagers unite to solve transportation crisis January 8, 2010

    New Delhi: It is an inspiring story from Tajnagar in Gurgaon. A group of villagers have united to build a railway station on their own to solve the transportation crisis. ...
  • Watch: Suspected LeT man carried terror in a sweet box August 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Barely two months after the arrest of LeT Chief Hafiz Saeed's close aide, Mohammad Umar Madani in June, the Delhi police has arrested another suspected LeT operator. Yusuf was carrying four detonators, two timer devices and different kinds of explosive materials from him, all hidden inside sweet boxes....
  • Railways fail to provide basic facilities to passengers July 4, 2009

    Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee while presenting the Railway Budget on Friday said that 50 stations across India would be upgraded to meet international standards. CNN-IBN decided to check out how big a challenge this would be for the government and find how they are fail to provide even basic facilities...
  • CJ: Outdated security equipment dogs ND railway station December 9, 2008

    New Delhi: Citizen Journalist Rajiv Koul sent CNN-IBN images of security lapses at the New Delhi Railway Station. He pointed out that frisking at the railway station was not up to the mark and that the police were using outdated wooden metal detectors which seemed non-functional. Also, newspaper carts were...
  • Security tightened at Delhi's railway stations November 5, 2007

    Security has been tightened at Delhi's railway stations during the festival season. Passengers will have to carry identity cards and no platform tickets will be sold. ...