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In bid to end VIP culture, Railways scraps 36-yr-old protocol norm

Railways scraps colonial legacy of VIP visit practices

City: New Delhi Doing away with protocol requiring zonal heads to attend the top functionaries from its headquarters in New Delhi, Indian Railways has scrapped the earlier orders that mandated such courtesies. The move is in line with the stated intent of the ... The Financial Chronicle, 2 weeks ago

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Money Control

Piyush Goyal gives 48-hour deadline for Railways staff to stop overcharging, seeking tips

Letters have been sent out to all zonal railways across India, asking them to make sure that the new rules are followed.
 Money Control1 month ago

Integrated Security System at Stations

Based on the report of a High Level Committee and in consultation with the Zonal Railways, 202 stations have been identified as sensitive for the purpose of installation of an Integrated Security System (ISS) to strengthen surveillance mechanism at these ...
 PIB2 months ago
Money Control

Rlys conducting drive to check touts, ticketless travel

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said a special drive was launched by all zonal railways from April 1 to June 30 to conduct checks in mass contact areas.
 DNA2 months ago Railways conducting drive to check touts, ticketless travel  Money Control2 months ago

Of 275 dilapidated railway bridges, only 23 have speed limit

The Railway Board has ordered a review of all rail bridges in the country that need repair after it was found that out of the 275 such bridges, only 23 had speed restrictions on them. The board had earlier sought details of the condition of bridges and found ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago

Mumbai suburban rail network to get 100 new services

In a major 'festive bonanza' for Mumbaikars, the railways has decided to add 100 new train services to the financial capital's train network from October 1. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal will make the announcement on September 29 during his visit to his home state of Maharashtra, senior railway officials told PTI. On October 1, the Western Railway will run 32 new services, while on October 2, the Central Railway will start 28 such services. Sixteen new services will be started on November 1. By ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

GPS to be installed in push trolleys to monitor tracks

With repeated derailments mostly due to defective tracks, the railway ministry has decided to install GPS trackers in all hand-pushed trolleys used to inspect the tracks. "The board has decided that all push trolleys should be numbered and installed with GPS ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Railways to change catering recipe

Food to be cooked in base kitchens instead of trains; private players to be involved The Indian Railways will follow the aviation sector’s model to ensure quality food is served to passengers. The national transporter is mulling options to discard kitchens on running trains and, instead, shift food preparation to base kitchens run by the railways. The move comes after the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) had last month said railway food was unsuitable for human consumption.   ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Railways amending guidelines on safety checks

With yet another train derailment claiming 23 lives, the Railways is going back to drawing board, amending guidelines on safety checks to avoid repeat of such incidents in future. There have been at least 23 rail accidents across India since 2014. Sources ...
 DNA2 months ago

SER makes catering services optional in three Duronto trains

South Eastern Railway has decided to make catering services optional in three of its Duronto Express trains and a super AC express from August one, official sources said here today. The zonal railway has decided that from August one, 12262/12261 Howrah-Mumbai ...
 Business Standard2 months ago IRCTC to take over catering services in all trains by yearend  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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