Train Services

  • UP residents wake up to dense fog cover; train, flight services disrupted 20-12-2013 10:09 AM

    As fog engulfed Uttar Pradesh, it disrupted railway traffic and flight schedules in Uttar Pradesh, officials said on Friday.According to the railway authorities, more than 76 trains were running behind their schedule due to fog and poor visibility. The trains that were hit by the fog are Farakka Express, Barauni...
  • UK storm: St Jude batters southern Britain, hitting flights, trains 28-10-2013 04:59 PM

    London: Britain's strongest storm in a decade, St Jude, battered southern regions on Monday, forcing hundreds of flight cancellations, cutting power lines and disrupting the travel plans of millions of commuters. Winds of up to 99 miles per hour (160 km per hour) lashed southern England and Wales in the...
  • Railway resumes train services between Howrah and Puri 13-10-2013 05:15 PM

    With cyclone Phailin losing its intensity, the East Coast Railway, on Sunday, restored train services between Howrah and Puri. However, services between Khurda Road station and Palsa remain suspended as the restoration work on the track is still continuing, an East Coast Railway spokesperson said. The services were restored between...
  • Gujarat floods: 40,000 people evacuated, Vishwamitri river flows above danger mark 25-09-2013 01:31 PM

    Ahmedabad: There are fear of flash floods in Gujarat as the Vishwamitri river has been flowing above danger mark. Several areas have been waterlogged following heavy overnight rain as well. As a precuationary measure, more than 40,000 people have been evacuated to safety in South Gujarat, 23,000 in Vadodara, 13,500...
  • Normal life hit as two more bandhs begin in Assam 06-08-2013 12:53 AM

    Normal life was badly affected on Monday with sporadic violence and disruption of train services across five districts of Assam and partially in another as the 64-day continuous strike called by two different outfits began on Monday demanding a separate state on the lines of Telengana. Life was hit in...
  • Assam: Bandh called for separate Bodoland, train services affected 03-08-2013 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: The trains services to the North East in Bodoland have been disrupted due to the bandh called for separate statehood. Several trains including Brahmaputra Mail, Garibrath have been stranded at New Jalpaiguri railway station. The passengers are having a difficult time due to the delays. Meanwhile, Assam Chief...
  • Maoists blows up rly tracks in Dhanbad 08-07-2010 10:13 AM

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  • 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. ...
  • North India faces power cuts, train services hit 07-03-2008 11:39 AM

    New Delhi: The much debatable Decision Review System (DRS) will not be used during the forthcoming five match one-day series between India and England that begins from October 14 at Hyderabad. BCCI confirmed in an official statement on Friday that DRS will not be used in the series that kicks...