Tag: Indian Railways

Reservation in Promotion: Railways will promote staff on provisional basis to ensure safety

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Due to a contempt petition linked with the reservation in promotion case, the Indian Railways has decided to promote its staff on provisional basis to ensure safety aspects in train operations but this would be subject to the final outcome of a connected case in Supreme Court. The Railways have decided to ensure

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Railway Budget geared to overcome challenges

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Railway Budget presented in Parliament today by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu centres round the theme that focuses on overcoming challenges through a process of reorganising, restructuring and rejuvenating the reailways. The projected strategy is to target new revenues, pay attention to building new norms and build new structures. In his presentation,

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New railway lines to give a big boost to the railway sector in India

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee of Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved construction of six Railway Lines and a Railway bridge to cater to both increased passenger and freight needs in various parts of the country. The new proposals will cost over Rs.10,700 crore and most part of the

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Nature’s plentifulness comes to the interiors of train coaches in India

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Nature, environment, wildlife and train – a new set of image collage is going to take shape when train coaches will sizzle with the wild roar images of residents of jungles. The bland and barren coaches of passenger trains may soon have exciting images of tigers, cranes, trees and other

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Indian Railways: Move is on to give policing powers to RPF against letter and spirit of Constitution

Lalit Shastri The Railway Board and a number of authorities at the Government of India level are determined to undermine the country’s federal structure and also the letter and spirit of the Constitution of India as there is a concerted move in recent years to supplant the Government Railway Police (GRP) with Railway Protection Force

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