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The Indian Railway is all set to launch a new mobile app for the booking of tickets in the unreserved category. The move will also push the IRCTC’s agenda of paperless ticketing, as users won’t require printing out tickets. The app will be available for download on Google’s Play Store for Android smartphones. All payments will be made through the railway e-wallet.

Ridesharing app BlaBlaCar has partnered with travel marketplace ixigo to provide travelers with ridesharing as an alternative to taking buses and trains. Users search for city-to-city travel solutions on Ixigo, will now be shown information about available car ridesharing options on BlaBlaCar. The move will give users of Ixigo yet another travel option, apart from trains, buses and flights.