Several trains terminated before than their destination to ensure safety of railway property
Published on Dec 02, 2020 12:09 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bathinda | By HT Correspondent
With farmers extending their protest on rail tracks indefinitely against the Centre’s farm laws, the Railways says the ground situation is not conducive to resume services
Published on Oct 30, 2020 03:50 PM IST
By HT Correspondent
Buoyed by response in state’s Majha and Malwa belts, rail blockade rolled out in Doaba with farmers protesting on tracks near Jalandhar, Tanda and Mukerian junctions
Published on Sep 26, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bathinda | By Vishal Joshi
The 40-year-old woman reportedly suffered from mental health problems and jumped on the tracks with her children, aged nine, seven and three, officials said.
Updated on Jun 21, 2020 11:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ambala | By Bhavey Nagpal, Ambala
The probe report that was made public by the Punjab Human Rights Organization (PHRO), an NGO, on Saturday, has put light on the role of the loko pilot in 5th section of the report in detail.
Published on Dec 29, 2019 10:56 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
A BSF spokesperson said the security force personnel spotted a man walking towards gate number 103 at zero line fence through the rail track at Attari
Published on Oct 17, 2019 12:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent/Anil, Amritsar
Mumbai rains have wreaked havoc claiming lives and bringing the city to a near halt. Trains, flights and road transport have been hampered and the government has declared a holiday on Tuesday.
Updated on Jul 02, 2019 02:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
The rainfall in different parts of Mumbai led to waterlogging, flooding, and traffic congestion.
Updated on Jun 29, 2019 03:27 PM IST
By Trisha Sengupta
The official said he did not know if this set a new precedent but described it as “rare”.
Updated on Jun 25, 2019 11:15 AM IST
Tokyo | By Agence France-Presse
While passenger associations have welcomed the railways’ decision to close the track crossing, they have criticised the authorities for not informing passengers beforehand or providing additional infrastructure.
Published on Mar 17, 2019 02:04 AM IST
Mumbai | By Aroosa Ahmed
Residents of colonies around Gurugram railway station are compelled to cross the tracks defying risk to their lives, with the only passageway — a set of stairs that lead down the Daulatabad flyover — falling into disrepair.
Published on Feb 27, 2019 04:13 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Sadia Akhtar
The blockade by Gujjar Arakshan Sangarsh Samiti chief Kirori Singh Bainsla and his supporters began Friday evening and has forced the West Central Railway (CWR) to divert, cancel or partially terminate nearly 200 trains in the last two days.
Updated on Feb 10, 2019 03:27 PM IST
Jaipur | By Press Trust of India
Navjot Singh Sidhu also offered to take up the matter with Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for any help from the state government in this regard.
Published on Oct 25, 2018 09:07 PM IST
Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India
There are several learnings from this tragedy. Organisers of such events must regulate permission. Events should only be held in grounds that are safe for attendees. The police must ensure proper crowd control and management at large events.
Updated on Oct 22, 2018 07:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Though the Railway Protection Force (RPF) claim they have identified all the bodies but a migrant labourer is still claiming that his brother was among the Dussehra crowd but he has not found the body yet.
Updated on Oct 22, 2018 10:53 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Anil Sharma, Amritsar
Railway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani had also ruled out any statutory inquiry into the incident, saying it was a case of trespass on rail tracks.
Updated on Oct 22, 2018 10:34 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar/Jalandhar | By Parampreet Singh Narula, Amritsar/jalandhar
Apart from cancelling 27 trains, the railways also diverted many others to Tarn Taran and Beas to continue their onward journeys while others were short terminated at Jalandhar.
Updated on Oct 21, 2018 02:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
On an average, over 250 bodies are found on the tracks in and around Ludhiana every year. The reasons include suicides and accidents.
Updated on Sep 13, 2018 12:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Hitesh Jain, Ludhiana
The landlocked country is dependent on Kolkata Port for all its imports through the sea route. Apprehending disruption in movement of goods from the port as a result of the mishap, the consul general of Nepal expressed his concern to the port authorities.
Published on Sep 06, 2018 02:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents, Kolkata/siliguri
Researchers at IIT Roorkee have developed a technology to inspect train tracks using drones and satellite data to help the Indian Railways with “a fast, accurate and cost-effective way of detecting various anomalies”.
Updated on Jul 02, 2018 06:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Lakhs of commuters were inconvenienced as the agitation paralysed rail and road movement for over four hours.
Updated on Apr 20, 2018 03:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
Mumbaiites struggled during the morning peak hours on Tuesday as railway apprentices from across India blocked tracks between Matunga and Dadar stations on Central Railway’s main line for 3 hours
Updated on Mar 20, 2018 11:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents, Mumbai