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Indian Railways will use drones to monitor tracks, rescue ops and traffic - MediaNama.com Tue, 16 Jan 2018 09:09:58 GMT


MediaNama.com

Indian Railwayswill use drones to monitor tracks, rescue ops and traffic
MediaNama.com
Although Medianama was not able to independently verify this, the press statement by the Indian railwaysuggests that the drone in question will be the 'Netra'. The Netra is a lightweight, autonomous Unmanned Aereal Vehicle (military speak for drone ...

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“Turnaround man” steers Indian Railways onto a new course - International Railway Journal Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:38:32 GMT


“Turnaround man” steers Indian Railwaysonto a new course
International Railway Journal
IF anyone has the chance to yank Indian Railways(IR) out of its current troubles, it is its current chairman, Mr Ashwani Lohani. Unlike his predecessors, he has held leadership roles outside the railway, having been chairman and managing director of ...

Indian Railways Needs To Shore Up Revenues By Steadily Raising Passenger Fares - Swarajya Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:31:00 GMT


Swarajya

Indian RailwaysNeeds To Shore Up Revenues By Steadily Raising Passenger Fares
Swarajya
Non-fare revenues could come to Indian Railways'srescue this fiscal again since it seems rather uncertain of any robust growth in earnings from its core business – carrying passengers and freight. The budget estimates for both passenger and freight ...
Indian Railwayscomes up with a new app to detect train movementsTimes of India Travel

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Pay more for lower berths and during festivals: Railway panel - Economic Times Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:44:06 GMT


Economic Times

Pay more for lower berths and during festivals: Railwaypanel
Economic Times
... committee, which submitted its report to the Railway Board yesterday, has proposed these changes in the flexi-fare system which led to up to 50 per cent increase in fares of premium trains, drawing opposition from certain sections. Under the flexi ...
RailwaysBoard pulls up zones over surrender of funds for doubling of projectsThe New Indian Express

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Travelling with Indian Railways? Using cloak rooms, lockers to ... - Moneycontrol.com Sun, 14 Jan 2018 07:08:24 GMT


Moneycontrol.com

Travelling with Indian Railways? Using cloak rooms, lockers to ...
Moneycontrol.com
Currently, Railways charges Rs 20 for the use of a locker for 24 hours and Rs 30 for every additional 24 hours or part thereof. Earlier it was Rs 15.

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Indian Railways: Not so royal revenue from royal trains in Rajasthan ... - Economic Times Sat, 13 Jan 2018 09:28:00 GMT


Economic Times

Indian Railways: Not so royal revenue from royal trains in Rajasthan ...
Economic Times
Royal Rajasthan on Wheels had occupancy of 654 passengers in 2014-15, which reduced to 493 in 2015-16 and to 237 in 2016-17.

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Railway tribunal member RK Mittal faces probe over Rs 50 crore claims - The Indian Express Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:32:07 GMT


The Indian Express

Railwaytribunal member RK Mittal faces probe over Rs 50 crore claims
The Indian Express
In a letter sent to the RailwayMinistry last Thursday, the principal bench's chairman, Justice (retired) K Kannan, recommended a probe by the CBI against the tribunal's Patna bench member (judicial), R K Mittal, who passed the compensation orders that ...

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Indian Railways Want to Use Drones for Crowd Control - The Drive Sun, 14 Jan 2018 16:19:47 GMT


The Drive

Indian RailwaysWant to Use Drones for Crowd Control
The Drive
India is one of the most populous countries in the world, second only to China, and is, therefore, more drawn toward crowd-management solutions in public places than most other nations. According to a governmental press release, Indian Railways, the ...

Visit work sites twice in 15 days, Railways tell senior officials - Economic Times Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:35:00 GMT


Economic Times

Visit work sites twice in 15 days, Railwaystell senior officials
Economic Times
Visit work sites twice in 15 days, Railways tell senior officials. PTI|. Jan 13, 2018, 11.05 AM IST. 0Comments. Railways. In the next financial year, Indian Railwayshas set a target of replacing 8,000 km of old and depleted lines at an estimated cost ...

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Passenger traffic in Indian Railways grew by 0.7 per cent in 2017-18 - The Indian Express Sat, 13 Jan 2018 14:40:20 GMT


The Indian Express

Passenger traffic in Indian Railwaysgrew by 0.7 per cent in 2017-18
The Indian Express
“For the first time in the last five years, the figures of 2017-18 (April-November) indicate a 0.7 per cent increase in passengers vis-à-vis last year and a 5.13 per cent increase in revenues,” Railway Board member (traffic) Mohd Jamshedpur, said at ...

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