Railways ensures 100 % minimum wage payment to contract workers

In a move aimed to benefit daily wager earners, the Indian Railways on Thursday said that it has ensured 100 per cent compliance of payment of minimum wages to contract workers through its e-application. Continue Reading

Railways freight revenue surges to Rs 98K cr

For the first time post the Covid-19 pandemic, the cumulative freight revenue of Indian Railways has surged past last year’s levels to Rs 98,068.45 crore, as compared to Rs 97,342.14 crore recorded in the corresponding period of the previous year. Continue Reading

Indian Railways plans to improve its operating ratio

The Indian Railways, which saw suspension of its passenger, mail and express trains for the first time in its history due to the Covid pandemic, is now hopeful to improve its operating ratio, or the balance between expenditure and revenue, in next few months, officials said on Friday. Continue Reading