Tag: Railway Board

Railway Passenger Security: RPF Vs GRP

Lalit Shastri There has been a continuous move over the last several years by the Railway Board and a number of Central authorities to supplant the Government Railway Police (GRP) with Railway Protection Force (RPF) by giving the latter the powers for registration of passenger offences under IPC instead of augmenting, strengthening and modernising the

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Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani appointed Chairman Railway Board

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Ashwani Lohani, who heads national carrier Air India, will take over as the new Chairman of the Railway Board. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Rajiv Bansal, IAS, Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India to be the next Air India CMD. Following the

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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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Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister, wife looted in train

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister and his wife Jayant and Sudha Malaiya were robbed in the AC coach of Jabalpur-Nizamuddin Express during the intervening night of March 18 and 19. They were travelling to Delhi The robbers, about a dozen in number, looted the minister and his wife of cash and jewellery at

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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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