Mar 152016
Petition to Railway Minister  Sh. Suresh Prabhu

 Rail Minister Please allow own food in Shatabdi / Rajdhani trains to stop food wastage Indian trains have come a long way in terms of modernization and technology while retaining the mystery and joy of traveling to distant destinations in a leisurely way. Nothing can match the romance of a listening to the loud whistles of the engine as you pass through dark tunnels remembering the odd joke about trains and tunnels and wondering if any of those were true while rubbing your cheek? Have you ever felt the sense of being a VVIP as your train passes a railway [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Feb 012014
Travel Khana: Ordering Food in Indian Trains

Ordering your meals for delivery on Trains in India Regular readers of desi Traveler will know that I have rediscovered my love of traveling in the trains. But two biggest challenges remain in train travel To book Tatkal tickets on IRCTC website The food choices on most trains  Though food on Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains is passable if you are traveling once in a while, the food on other trains is totally dependent on your luck and the contractor serving the route.  Most Indians prefer to bring their own food on the trains, but as many train journeys are [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 102012

Get any train status live on Map Well the automation and modernization of Indian railways continues. Gone are the days when you had to call the railways enquiry number a thousand times to find out where the train you are looking for has gone.With the changing times Indian railways have modernized and now you don’t have to worry about it. If you have an internet connection either on a pc or on a phone this website will give you real time status of trains in India. You can access the same by clicking below and you will get train status live [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]