Konkan Railway

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Coronavirus lockdown: Railways, flights to remain suspended till May 3

14 Apr 2020

Coronavirus lockdown: Railways, flights to remain suspended till May 3

Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended the nationwide lockdown till May 3, Indian Railways toed the line.

Monsoon splash: Run-days of Vistadome coach on Mumbai-Goa route reduced

12 Jun 2018

Monsoon splash: Run-days of Vistadome coach on Mumbai-Goa route reduced

Due to monsoons, Indian Railways have decided to run the popular Vistadome coach on the Mumbai-Goa route only on six days instead of seven.

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train fares to be priced like other trains

25 Mar 2018

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train fares to be priced like other trains

The fare of Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train will be competitively priced, much like other trains of Indian Railways, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis recently told the state legislative council.

Man gets Rs. 1.65L compensation for belongings stolen in train

20 Mar 2018

Man gets Rs. 1.65L compensation for belongings stolen in train

A Thane Consumer Court has ordered the Konkan Railway Corporation to pay a compensation of Rs. 1.65 lakh to a passenger for theft of his belongings during a train journey.

IRCTC blames passengers for Tejas food poisoning

17 Oct 2017

IRCTC blames passengers for Tejas food poisoning

The IRCTC has denied that breakfast served on the Tejas Express caused food poisoning of 26 people. Hilsa fish is to blame, it said.

Mumbai-Goa Tejas-Express: 24 passengers ill after eating; 3 in ICU

15 Oct 2017

Mumbai-Goa Tejas-Express: 24 passengers ill after eating; 3 in ICU

On 15th Oct, at least 24 passengers of Mumbai CST-Karmali Tejas Express fell ill after having breakfast served by the onboard pantry staff.

President emphasizes importance of Indian youth

25 Oct 2016

President emphasizes importance of Indian youth

Failure to train the youth in skills essential for employment will lead to a "demographic explosion" in India, according to President Pranab Mukherjee.

Indian institutes produce very sub-standard quality of engineers: E Sreedharan

02 Sep 2016

Indian institutes produce very sub-standard quality of engineers: E Sreedharan

'Metro Man' E Sreedharan rued those engineers produced by engineering institutes in India who are of "very sub-standard" quality.