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Chennai train crash: Railways may take action against driver

Probe into the train accident near Arakkonam on Tuesday night will commence in Chennai on with officials scheduled to question the driver of the Mainline Electrical Multiple Unit train which rammed......

IN PICS: Aftermath of the Chennai train mishap

The toll in the train collision at Chitheri near Arakkonam on Tuesday night has risen to 10 with the death of a woman on Thursday, police said.      "The toll is now 10. The......

Chennai mishap: 10 trains cancelled, services badly hit

The Southern Railway has temporarily cancelled about 10 trains passing through Arakkonam-Katpadi section following Tuesdayday night's train mishap at Sitheri near Arakkonam. According to a......

Railways and a recipe for disaster

The twin-train derailments within minutes of each other that killed 25 people in Madhya Pradesh on August 5, 2015, is being blamed on flash floods. S Pushpavanam wonders if that is the only reason.......

Sandalwood smuggling encounter: HC directs preserving 6 bodies

Tension prevailed after the next of kin of two of the 20 woodcutters killed in Andhra Pradesh placed their bodies on the road amid continuing protests in Tamil Nadu on Thursday even as Madras high......

Strike stops work at two MRF units

Production at tyre giant MRF's factories at Arakkonam, near Chennai, and at Puducherry, has been hit following a sit-in strike by around 3,000 workers.The former unit produces motor tyres and......

Strike hits MRF plants in TN, Puducherry

Production at Arakkonam, which produces motor tyres and tubes, and at the radial tyre-manufacturing unit of MRF at Puducherry has been hit following a sit-in strike by over 3,000 workers in both......

When thirst became a crisis in Maldives, IRCTC helped with water

IRCTC's four Rail Neer plants - at Nangloi, Danapur, Palur and Ambernath - have a combined capacity of about 610,000 litres of packaged drinking water a day. Image: IRCTC has four Rail Neer......

10 new Duronto trains; 101 locals for Mumbai

The Indian Railways will launch 10 more Duranto trains, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said while presenting the Budget on Wednesday.The Railways will run following new Duronto trains for......

MRF says ongoing strike has cost Rs 1,000 crore

The ongoing strike, now in its 118th day, by workers at two of tyre giant MRF's factories has resulted is Rs 1,000 crore of losses, according to K M Mammen, managing director. Speaking to reporters......
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New Rly Timetable from Today

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