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How India's trains get their names

Why is a Katra-Chennai train known as Andaman Express?Since no capitals are involved, why should a Katihar-New Jalpaiguri train be called Capital Express?What about Matysagandha Express, Padmavati......

2 dead, 8 injured as toy train derails in Himachal Pradesh

Two persons are dead and at least eight others injured after a narrow gauge train derailed near Kalka in Himachal Pradesh, a senior railway official said. "The accident occurred when the train was......

Why PM postponed the Cabinet reshuffle

The much-awaited Cabinet reshuffle due on Monday has been postponed, ostensibly after the Kalka Mail and Guwahati-Puri Express derailed on the same day, claiming more than 30 lives. The Congress is......

Communal Violence Bill: The Congress gameplan

In a regime dominated by scams, scandals and corruption, the Congress has zeroed in on the Communal Violence Bill as the piece de resistance of UPA II in a bid to shift the focus from its own......

Tweaked draft gives phone tapping powers to Lokpal

The revised draft of the 'Jan Lokpal Bill' has amendments to the original bill to provide for inclusion of Prime Minister and Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha in the committee to select Lokpal and......

Shimla too may get metro rail

The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, will soon explore the possibility of having a railway metro in this popular resort town of Himachal Pradesh.Official sources said the state government had......

Peak tourism season in Uttarakhand hit by forest fire

Tourism to Corbett and Almora could be particularly hit as a result of the fire, which has destroyed 2,200 hectares of forest. The forest fires in Uttarakhand, not unexpectedly, are affecting......

30 STUNNING heritage trains of the world

A heritage railway tells a lot about a particular nation and its history. It adds to a country's glamour quotient and draws tourists from across the world. Such a rail is, at times, run by......

Road test: Mercedes-Benz E350 Coupe

The Mercedes-Benz E-Coupe made its official arrival on the Indian shores on April 8, 2010. A few years ago, who would have thought that India would get a variety of coupes in 2010 - for the very......

Europe's snowfall sends tourists Down Under

With heavy snowfall in Europe, outbound tourists this season have been forced to turn to warmer climes in the southern hemisphere. And countries like Australia and New Zealand are literally......

Riteish promotes a cause, Kajol her movie

Here's what you favourite celebrities have been up to. Ritesh Deshmukh at Hope 2010 programe for poor cancer striken children as part of an intiative by Nargis Dutt Memorial Foundation in......

Lara Dutta's engagement tweets

A quick update on what the stars are saying in 140 characters. It's obvious that twitter seems to be the next big place for announcements. Lara Dutta retweeted, with a smiley ":-) RT......

Srikanth's bindass comeback in Drohi

Srikanth burst into the film Tamil scene with the hugely successful Rojakoottam. After being hailed as one of the bright stars of Tamil cinema, he disappeared from the film industry for a year to......

Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai in pix

Balaji & Milan Luthria's Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai is almost done. The movie starring Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi,Kangna Ranaut, Prachi Desai and Randeep Hooda is slated for July 30. Seen......

Rubbing shoulders with SRK, Sushmita

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Sushmita Sen -- the brand ambassador of I Am She Miss Universe India Pageant -- arrived at the event's finale with Shah Rukh Khan on Friday in...

Fired-up India seek revenge in Bangladesh clash

India's startling first-round exit at the last World Cup is still regarded as one of the greatest shocks in cricket and a fired-up Virender Sehwag wants to make Bangladesh pay for eliminating them......

Ragtag quartet puts poster boys in their place

Inspiration for the World Cup semi-finalists has come from the unfashionable, the forgotten, the overshadowed and the discarded -- a ragtag quartet putting the pre-tournament poster boys in their......

Economists tip Brazil for World Cup glory

Brazil and Argentina have ousted Spain as the top picks for World Cup champions, according to a global field of 100 football fan economists polled by Reuters. Impressed by a potent strikeforce and......
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New tracks for Indian Railways check out Minister Suresh Prabhu's new initiatives

The Indian Railways , the largest rail network in Asia and the world's second largest network operated under a single management, has introduced a... ...

https://yourstory.com/2016/08/indian-railways/
Rs 50 lakh for solar lighting of 17 stations on heritage track

102 tunnels, 864 bridges on the way The Kalka-Shimla track is an engineering marvel comprising 102 tunnels and 864 bridges. Constructed in 1898 by... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/himachal/rs-50-lakh-for-solar-lighting-of-17-stations-on-heritage-track/276473.html
Lord Curzon's visit to Manipur

During the course of my research on Polo, I came across Lord Curzon's semi autobiographical book, A Viceroy's India: Leaves from Lord Curzon's Note... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/lord-curzons-visit-manipur/
Guv discusses development, social issues with Modi

Tribune News Service Shimla, July 31 The Governor, Acharya Devvrat, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday and... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/himachal/community/guv-discusses-development-social-issues-with-modi/274008.html
Leh, Vaishno Devi, Shimla under high risk of earthquakes and landslides

Over 52 zones, including Leh and Vaishno Devi in the Himalayan states have been identified as highly vulnerable to landslides and earthquakes.... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/landslide-earthquake-himalayan-region-unstable-gsi/1/728287.html

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