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IRCTC Does Not Allow Seat-Selection by Users, But Why?

Have you ever wondered why can’t you choose the seat of your choice? If yes, then you can find the answer to that question in this article.

139 Indian Railways Helpline Number- Check PNR, Train Status

Indian Railways has combined all railway helplines under a single number 139 for complaints and inquiries while travelling by train.

How to Prepone or Postpone a Train Ticket?

You might be wondering, can I prepone or postpone my journey?

Indian Railways experience linen shortage

Around 60 per cent of the stock that the Railways had over the last two years has been damaged and a significant amount has already been used to make masks.

Important PNR Facts Everyone Should Know

PNR stands for Passenger Name Record (PNR), a unique 10-digit number that appears on every Indian Railways ticket.

This Navratri IRCTC to serve special Vrat Thali

Indian Railways and IRCTC will serve food for fasting people on the train this Navratri starting from April 2, 2022.

Several Trains Cancelled, Diverted and Regulated

Various train services of Indian Zonal Railways have been fully and partially cancelled, rescheduled and regulated. Thus, all those who are planning to travel are requested to kindly take note of t...

Travel Safe with Indian Railways

The Indian Railways has pulled up its socks amid the rising fears of the Omicron variant globally and has issued new guidelines.

Guide to connect to Free Wifi at a Railway Station

This is the step-by-step guide for connecting free wifi facilities to all devices at almost all railway stations. Read to know these steps.

Myth Or Reality- Can You Travel On A Train With Just A Platform Ticket

Imagine a scenario where you need to go via train in an emergency and upon arriving at the railway station, you observe a long queue right before the ticket booking counter. Read here to know more.

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