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IRCTC handles the catering, tourism and online ticketing of Indian railways.

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Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation: IRCTC handles the catering, tourism and online ticketing of Indian railways.
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is a subsidiary of the Indian Railways that handles the catering, tourism and online ticketing operations of the latter, with around 5,50,000 to 6,00,000 bookings everyday.

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Trying best to supply food, water to all passengers in 'Shramik' special trains: Railway Board [Video]

Trying best to supply food, water to all passengers in 'Shramik' special trains: Railway Board

The Chairman of Railway Board, Vinod Kumar Yadav commented on the food and water facilities in the 'Shramik' special trains. "State governments provided food and water at starting stations. Indian..

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74 lakh meals, over 1 crore water bottles given to 44 lakh travelling migrants on 'Shramik Special' trains: Railways

IRCTC distributed more than 74 lakh free meals and more than 1 crore water bottles to travelling migrants, Railways said.
DNA - Published

Indian Railways resumes IRCTC offline train ticket booking at reservation counters in railway stations

An order by the Railway Board had earlier instructed the zonal railways to decide and notify the opening of the reservation counters according to local needs and conditions.
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IRCTC starts booking for 200 special trains: All you need to know


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Those travelling by special train must 'agree' to follow quarantine protocol of states: IRCTC

After passengers on board a special train to Bengaluru refused to be quarantined, the IRCTC has now decided that only those who agree to follow the quarantine protocol of the destination states will be..
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IRCTC to record destination address of passengers booking tickets for contact tracing

Meanwhile, Indian Railways cancelled all tickets booked to travel on or before June 30, 2020
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IRCTC opens booking for special trains; Howrah-Delhi AC-1, AC-3 tickets sold within 10 minutes


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IRCTC website not opening, booking for 15 special trains pushed to 18:00 hours now

The IRCTC website, which was to take bookings for 15 special trains being run from May 12, seemed unable to take the load of visitors as thousands of passengers tried to book their tickets at 16:00..
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IRCTC website server down, bookings for special trains to start at 6 PM

IRCTC on Monday said the booking for special trains that are to start services from Delhi on May 12 will begin at 6 pm after the website of the service provider crashed due to heavy traffic.
DNA - Published

5 spl trains carrying over 5,000 passengers leave from Karnataka to various destinations

5 special trains left from Karnataka for various destinations carrying about 5,700 passengers. All the passengers were provided with a packed meal and water bottles. No pantry car is there as a..
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Amid lockdown, over 8.5 lakh cooked meals distributed to poor by Indian Railways

Out of all the meals distributed, over 6 lakh cooked meals have been provided by IRCTC and about 2 lakh meals have been provided by RPF from its own resources, and nearly 1.5 lac meals have been..
DNA - Published

IRCTC cancels 3 private trains till April 30


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IRCTC cancels its three private trains till April 30, suspends bookings for them

It also said that people who have already booked their tickets for these trains will get a full refund.
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IRCTC suspends bookings for the three trains run by it till April 30


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IRCTC serves 11,000 meals to poor, keeps local tastes in mind

From lemon rice in the south to khichdi-chokha in the east and kadi chawal in the north, railways' catering and tourism arm IRCTC on Sunday provided not just 11,030 meals to the poor and needy but did..
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Don't cancel e-tickets on your own: IRCTC

Clearing the doubts of the railway passengers, IRCTC spokesperson Siddharth Singh said, "Doubts have been raised regarding cancellation of e-tickets subsequent to the halting of railway passenger..
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Don't cancel train tickets, you will get refund automatically: IRCTC to passengers

The IRCTC has asked people not to cancel the tickets they have booked online for those trains that have been cancelled and assured them that they will get full refund automatically.
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Coronavirus: Railways cancels 84 more trains; 155 cancelled till Mar 31

The railways on Thursday cancelled 84 trains, which will not operate between March 20 and March 31, taking the number of trains cancelled in view of low occupancy and coronavirus pandemic to 155. These..
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Kashi-Mahakal Express: Seat No. 64 in coach B5 reserved for Lord Shiva in inaugural run

The IRCTC, however, said on Monday that the seat was reserved for Lord Shiva during its inaugural run as a "one-time affair" to seek "blessings" for the success of the new project.
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PM launches, lays foundation of 50 projects worth Rs.1,254 crore

PM Modi on Sunday laid foundation of 50 projects worth Rs 1,254 crore in his Lok Sabha constituency. He also flagged off the IRCTC's 'Maha Kaal Express' through video link during his day-long visit to..
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Modi to flag off IRCTC's 3rd train Kashi Mahakal Express

According to the Railway Ministry, the Indian Rail Catering and Tourism Corp's (IRCTC) Kashi Mahakal Express will be inaugurated on February 16 from Varanasi and it will start its commercial run from..
IndiaTimes - Published

Railway e-ticketing scammer exposes security flaws in IRCTC's system

He also challenged the DG to shut other illegal software that is being sold in the market following the closure of ANMS.
DNA - Published

Railways changes menu after 'cultural fascism' charge

n Tuesday, incensed social media users vented their ire at the decision of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to drop several Kerala snacks and food items.
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Tejas Express delayed, nearly 630 passengers to get compensation

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) said on Wednesday that it will pay a compensation of Rs 100 each to around 630 passengers of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express because of a..
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Parliament canteen may soon go fully veg

IRCTC has, in recent months, faced growing concerns over the quality of its fare served in Parliament and subsidies offered, triggering a demand for fresh caterers for the complex. TOI has learnt..
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Panel gives green signal to 150 private trains on 100 routes

A high-powered panel has cleared the road for rolling out nearly 150 private trains on 100 routes, including Mumbai-Delhi and Howrah-Delhi sectors, which will compete with Rajdhani. Two Tejas trains..
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IRCTC to launch second Tejas Express on Ahmedabad-Mumbai route

The train will ply on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad route for 6 days a week, with an off on Thursday for maintenance.
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You can soon order burger, pizza, biryani in train through IRCTC's 'Khushiyon Ki Delivery' service

The IRCTC has partnered with 700 vendors who will deliver food items to passengers at about 350 stations across the country.
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Railways is offering Rs 1 lakh insurance against household theft during travel in Tejas Express

Under this facility, the passenger will have to register an FIR of the theft and if proven true, the IRCTC will pay the insurance amount.
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IRCTC to pay around Rs 1.62 lakh as compensation for late running of Tejas Express

A delay of more than three hours in the running of Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express on October 19 has cost IRCTC around Rs 1.62 lakh which the railway subsidiary will pay through its insurance companies as..
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CVC indicted ex-CBI chief Verma in 3 cases

The Central Vigilance Commission had last year severely indicted former CBI director Alok Kumar Verma in three major cases — bribing of CBI officers to dilute cases involving meat exporter Moin..
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'First corporate train of the country': Yogi Adityanath flags off Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express

The IRCTC will compensate passengers of new Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express in case of delay in the train's schedule, a first for the Indian Railways.
DNA - Published

IRCTC offers 'vrat ka khana' as part of e-catering menu during Navratri

The facility has been provided as a part of IRCTC's e-Catering menu during the Navratri festival, which has started on Sunday.
DNA - Published

In a first, rail passengers to be compensated for delays on board IRCTC's Tejas Express train

Passengers of IRCTC's Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express will be compensated in case of delays, the Railway subsidiary said on Tuesday, announcing a first of its kind offer from any national carrier.
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Compensation to passengers for any delay in IRCTC's Tejas Express train

Passengers of IRCTC's Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express will be compensated in case of delays, the Railway subsidiary said on Tuesday. ​An amount of Rs 100 will be paid in case the delay is for over an..
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IRCTC- run private train to begin operations on Oct 4

Regular Affair: Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express will ply on six days, except Tue
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Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express to begin operations from October 4: Officials

The Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express, the railways' first train to be run by its subsidiary IRCTC, will begin operations from October 4, officials said on Thursday. According to them, the train's fare will..
IndiaTimes - Published

IRCTC reduces convenience fee for customers booking e-tickets

IRCTC will now collect Rs. 15/- service charge for booking Non-AC tickets online while it will charge Rs. 30/- conveyance fee for booking AC and First Class tickets online.
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IRCTC to restore service charges on e-tickets from Sept 1; Rs 15 for non-AC, Rs 30 for AC classes

The IRCTC will levy a service charge of Rs 15 per ticket for non-AC classes and Rs 30 for AC classes, including first class, according to the August 30 order issued by IRCTC. Goods and Services Tax..
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IRCTC's Tejas train fares to be 50% less than flights on same routes; no concession, quota


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Passengers to get payout if 'private train' is late by over 1 hour

Those travelling by India's first 'private' train may be eligible for compensation if it is delayed by over an hour. State-run IRCTC, which has bagged the rights to run two Tejas trains, is finalising..
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Govt to list rail PSUs IRCTC, IRFC

On Thursday, IRCTC filed a draft prospectus for sale of two crore shares, which will reduce the Centre’s equity by around 12%. The listing of what is billed as India’s largest e-commerce company,..
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Booking e-tickets on IRCTC portal to cost more

ADDITIONAL TARIFF: Service charge of Rs 20 & Rs 40 likely on sleeper class, AC seats, respectively
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Now, air hostesses to serve finesse on Vande Bharat Express

IRCTC started the service on a pilot basis and brought on-board 34 trained air hostesses and flight stewards for six months
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Yes ma'am! Stewards to serve on Rajdhani, Shatabdi

GOOD MANNERS: IRCTC training 2,000 catering staff, waiters to behave on lines of airline staff
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Railways mulls inviting private firms to run trains on some routes

The government is seriously exploring a plan to induct private operators to run passenger trains on low congestion and tourist routes and will invite bids in the next 100 days, a Railway Board document..
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