Indian Government May Make Aadhaar Mandatory For Railway Tickets

The Aadhaar dilemma just never seems to end. Now it looks like, it is the turn of Indian Railways to face its wrath. According to reports, senior Railways officials have hinted that... Read more »

Did You Know About These Benefits Available To Senior Citizens In India?

In India, the workforce is mostly aged between 18-35 years of age. However, there is a sizeable portion of the workforce that comprises of senior citizens. These members of our society  are... Read more »

Highlights Of Railway Budget 2013-14

Rail Budget 2013-14 will present today February 26, 2013 by Finance Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal in Lok Sabha. – 11:15 A.M Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal has reached Parliament. – 11:59 A.M... Read more »

Avail Ladies & Senior Citizen Quota For Online Ticket Booking In Indian Railways

Do you know that there is a special quota for women’s and senior citizens in Indian railways for ticket reservation? Here will give you complete details- what does that quota mean and... Read more »

Very Useful : Now SMS Your Complaint To Indian Railways On The Go To 8121281212

Indian Railways has come up with a new service for its travellers to make them file there complaints (if any) on the go. Lakhs of people travel through Indian Railways on daily... Read more »

How To Book Railway Tickets Using Inter Bank Mobile Payment Service (IMPS)?

IRCTC has enabled a new payment system i.e IMPS (Interbank Mobile Payment Service) for its users for booking e-tickets. The official website of Indian railways now allows people to book there... Read more »

Indian Railways To Accept ‘Aadhaar’ As A Valid Identity Proof For E-Ticketing & Online Tatkal Tickets

Ministry of railways has decided to include “Aadhaar” as one of the proof of identity for undertaking journey on e-ticketing and Tatkal scheme. As per the defined Indian railways rules, one needs... Read more »

Indian Railways : New Timings For Tatkal Reservation Effective From 10th July 2012

After Indian news channels highlighted the misuse of tatkal sewa for railway ticket reservation, now Indian railways have taken steps and revised the guidelines for ticket reservation under tatkal scheme. As per... Read more »

Enter Your 10 Digit PNR Number To Enquire Your Indian Railways PNR Status

Passenger Name Record (PNR) is a 10 digit unique number which gets generated after making reservation at Indian railways. After booking ticket at Indian Railways, one can locate PNR NO. at the... Read more »

Easy And Fast Ways To Book Train Tickets From Mobile On The Go

In India trains are the most widely used, most of the people across the India use trains for travelling from one place to another, as they are cheaper and fast ways for... Read more »

Indian Railways : New Rules For Tatkal Reservation Effective From 21 Nov 2011

People often travel via Indian railways are very well known to the existing reservation system. One of the service which helps people get their reservation on last minute is ‘Tatkal Reservation’. This... Read more »

IRCTC- the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation is an Indian Railway subsidiary that deals with the online ticketing, tourism, and catering operations of the Indian Railways. It handles approximately 6,00,000 bookings every day. It was founded by the Ministry of Railways in 1999. Its headquarter is located in New Delhi. The IRCTC website is very user-friendly, and you can easily check the train timings, arrival status, etc. Apart from booking railway tickets, you can also book air tickets on IRCTC’s online portal. For any latest updates, information and news related to IRCTC all you need to do is log on to and read to your heart’s content. The IRCTC also sends an SMS to all its travelers notifying them about the status of the delayed trains. This service is available for around 250 trains such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto, Garib Rath, Tejas and Gatiman and Jan Shatabdi.