Jalandhar: Mechanical engineering students of the CT Institute of Engineering, Management & Technology (CTIEMT) have made two projects "Power spring tricycle" and "Unmanned rail gate".To give a special feel to the physically challenged
More than 500 passengers aboard the morning Shatabdi from New Delhi to Chandigarh today had a harrowing time as a majority of them were not served breakfast on time due to shortage of pantry staff. The passengers were even asked to fetc
It sounds strange, but it is a fact that deployment of the Railway Protection Force staff (RPF) in trains is merely an eye wash as no action is taken by the staff in case of any untoward incident during journey. A classic example
India today strongly objected to China's plan to establish a rail link connecting Gwadar in Pakistan with China's Xinjiang region via Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK). "We have serious reservations about this proposal," Fore
Service aimed at serving passengers who cannot secure reservations and are ready to travel in unreserved coaches
South Central Railway will for the first time run a ‘Janatha Special’ completely with unreserved second class coach
Tamil Nadu Foodgrains Merchants Association has urged that the Durranto Express train service operated weekly between Madurai and Chennai Central, be converted into a daily service for the benefit of passengers.....
The infrastructure at the Central Railway Workshop in Mysore city is being ramped up for undertaking the periodic overhauling and maintenance of Linke Holfmann Busch (LHB) coaches that constitute the rakes of the Shatabdi and the Rajdhani trains.
As the Hyderabad Metro Rail project assumes momentum with civil works underway and the concessionaire L&T all set to commission the stage-1, a stretch between Nagole and Mettiguda, by the end of December 2014. However, it is likely fail to do so u
The Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) and the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) have finally signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) as project owner and executing authority, respectively, for implementing the prestigious project, thus cl
Visakhapatnam, May 24 (UNI) East Coast Railway(ECR) Waltair Division decided to run special express trains between Visakhapatnam and Secunderabad for five trips in order to clear the extra rush of passengers during the summer season as per the f
As already observed by our Admins Jay Shah & Nazeer in prior posts [/blog/post/735925|http://indiarailinfo.com/blog/post/735925] and [/blog/post/735925|http://indiarailinfo.com/blog/post/734351] , the Seat Availability Check, Search and Availability Calendar have now been implemented. The feature is an amalgamation of numerous suggestions put forward by our members/Admins over the past few months. Hearty thanks to...
A new class of members called "Forum Monitor" has been introduced. These members will have free rein to Delete Posts, Suspend Members and Archive Blogs. The defining characteristics of these members is:
1. They are a subset of the Admin group.
2. They are NOT active bloggers, and so not emotionally involved.
The following modifications are being made in the Forum:
1. The Opinion box will now show a detailed list of Members who provided the rating. When you click on Great, Thanks, Useful or Agree, a box will open up beneath displaying the names. When you hover over the respective member names,...
Further elucidation on UnAnswered and Popular tabs.
Only posts tagged with "Travel Question" within the last 7 days are candidates for the UnAnswered tab. Other general comments may not necessarily deserve a reply. If members miscategorize their genuine questions as something else - Rail/Travel, etc. - they will have to...
Members mark your calendars. The first online IRI Quiz Contest will be held on Sunday, Feb 3 @ 8pm IST. Some points:
1. You would need a modern mobile or desktop browser. No Opera Mini. You would need to ensure that you have good internet connectivity.
2. NO easy questions. 20 medium...
As per the suggestion presented [here|http://indiarailinfo.com/blog/post/615661] , a new experimental feature is being introduced today.
At the top of the member profile, you will see a new link "Block Member" (see pic). If you block any member, they will NOT be able to reply within Blog Entries started by you, OR...