Category Archives: Global

Indian Railways plans wedding on wheels

In order to take wedding experience to the next level, World’s 4th largest railway network, Indian Railways has launched wedding service on wheels. The new service offered by India Railways ticketing service, Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has

Indian Railways to set up Railways Development Fund with World Bank

  To generate global funding of over $142 billion for building modern railway infrastructure, Indian Railways will set up Railway Development Fund with World Bank. Indian Railways minister, Suresh Prabhu who was on a visit to the US said that

Indian Railway ministry to invite tenders worth $2.57 BN of Dedicated Freight Corridor project

  With work on dedicated freight corridor in full swing, Indian Railways ministry has decided to award another rounds of tender worth $2.57 billion of dedicated freight corridor (DFC) projects. Speaking in Vadodara during the visit to Western Railway zonal

Rapid Metro Phase-II expected to be completed by March 2016

Gurgaon (GGN): The construction for the Rapid Metro Phase-II is expected to be over by March next year. The Phase-II will add seven kilometres of double track stretching south of Sikanderpur station along Golf Course Road, with six new stations.

TD Power Systems wins 10 traction alternators order from DLW

Bangalore based, leading manufacturer of AC alternators, TD Power Systems have won a contract from Diesel Locomotive Works, Varanasi (DLW) to supply 10 traction alternators. DLW is a production unit owned by Indian Railways and is the largest diesel-electric locomotive

Suresh Prabhu inaugurates country’s first perishable cargo centre in Delhi

Indian Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurated the first ever Perishable Cargo Centre of Container Corporation of India (CONCOR) at Adarsh Nagar station near Azadpur Sabzi Mandi, Delhi through video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi on March 24,