- Unravelling Chinese link can boost tourism News Entry# 174161
by: rdb** Today (1:27PM)
Very few hill areas can boast so many foreign footprints as the Nilgiris. The European contribution is well known. But the work some Chinese prisoners did to make the hill station what it is today lies buried under the sands of time.The first European to visit and write about the...
- The long wait for phase-I extension of Metro Rail News Entry# 174160
by: rdb** Today (1:27PM)
Twenty-five-year-old M.S. Jawahar who works in an engineering firm struggles to commute from Tiruvottiyur to Adyar every day.“The buses are extremely crowded during the peak hours and their timings are also erratic. It’s quite a journey for me, every day. If the Metro Rail comes up, I would at least...
- Change in train services News Entry# 174159
by: rdb** Today (1:18PM)
Southern Railway has announced that due to line power block to facilitate engineering works at Tambaram yard, the following changes will be made in train services on April 20 (Sunday).
Trains rescheduled: Madurai-Chennai Egmore Vaigai Express (12636) scheduled to leave at...
- We will give Vizag its due: CPI(M) News Entry# 174158
by: rdb** Today (1:16PM)
The Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), which have been pursuing neo-liberalisation policies, should be defeated in the ensuing elections for the benefit of the common man, according to Ch. Narasinga Rao, Communist Party of India (Marxist) nominee for Visakhapatnam Parliament and Gajuwaka Assembly...
- Passenger reservation system News Entry# 174157
by: rdb** Today (1:14PM)
The Passenger Reservation System, including booking across the counter and e-ticketing in the Southern Railway will be suspended for 90 minutes from 11.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday to enable the Railways carry out essential maintenance of the system.According to a release , the reservation system would function only...
- Entry# 998985
Feb 17 2014 (09:34PM)
There was some persistent glitch, requiring us to stop and restart all the servers. This led to a 30 minute outage. Really sorry about that.
Thanks for everyone's patience.
- Entry# 996949
Feb 15 2014 (09:22PM)
There have been some reports that the IRI Atlas is not visible. This seems to be some problem at the Google Maps end.
To resolve this, please log out and log back in, and everything should start working.
- Entry# 952669
Jan 02 2014 (10:20AM)
This is to notify all members that hereafter, topics on the subject of
"Train xyz Running Empty ... # Seats Vacant ..."
will be PROMPTLY DELETED.
Members of IRI need not worry themselves and lose sleep over "IR making losses". IR will take care of it. IR is, in all probability, monitoring their...
- Entry# 932140
Dec 12 2013 (01:34AM)
Over the last month, several enhancements have been made to the IRI Atlas. Following are the salient points:
1. Previously, the tracks were crude with many straight line segments. Only on clicking on the individual tracks, it would assume a finer form. Now, the tracks are refined even on the overview...
- Entry# 914135
Nov 22 2013 (09:32PM)
There's been this recent concern raised by many about the so-called "race blogs", and how they are congesting the Forum. As per our long-standing policy, members are allowed to blog freely, so long as their posts are not offensive or of a repetitive spam nature.
Accordingly, the following changes are being...
- Entry# 871813
Oct 09 2013 (06:44AM)
Some new features have been introduced:
1. Multiple Train & Station tags can be added to each Blog Entry as well as each Blog Reply within the Blog Entry. The "Tags" link within each Blog Entry/Reply will show the list of Train/Station Tags.
2. The Forum submenu within the Train &...
Active IRCTC Ticket Agents
Admin Blog Links
Rail Websites by our Admins