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In Chennai, rains stop, but problems continue to persist

Chennai city and suburbs on Friday started picking up crumbs of life with flood waters receding in several areas but lakhs of people continued to suffer from lack of supply of essentials including......

Miscreants were behind the Chennai mishap: Rlys

The Southern Railway said "miscreants" were behind Wednesday's accident involving a suburban Electric Multiple Unit and a goods train at Vyasarpadi near Chennai that left four persons dead.......

Heavy downpour shuts Chennai intl airport

Heavy downpour since Wednesday night has paralysed normal life in Chennai and its suburbs.Most international flights scheduled to arrive at the city airport have been diverted to the......

When Chennai floods forced Chief Minister MGR to shift homes

For all the blame-game over the flood preparedness in Chennai and elsewhere in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, this is not the first of its kind. Nor would it be the last, given the nature of the......

Will Railways' ChildLine scheme make runaway children safer?

Are the ChildLine booths for runaway children an attempt to sanitise Indian railway stations or a genuine effort for the protection of 'railway kids'? Rashme Sehgal finds out. IMAGE: Children from......

Railways cuts spending on metro projects

The brunt of a delay in effecting a rise in railway fares has been borne by suburban rail systems and metro projects, with the railways reducing its spending on this segment by about Rs 2,500 crore......

Railway ministry may hive off suburban traffic ops

The railway ministry was thinking of hiving off suburban operations in Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai into one administrative unit, said a senior ministry official. "Suburban operations are highly......

TN gets 1st motorwoman

Breaking another male bastion, 37-year-old C V Thilagavathi has become Southern Railway's first woman driver of a suburban electric train, a vital part of the metropolis' public transport system,......

Suburban trains: Public lifeline bleeds Railways

The suburban train services in Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai -- the lifeline for daily commuters in the three metropolises -- incurred a staggering operational loss of Rs 837 crore during 2005-06,......

Lalu vows more, AC local trains

Railway Minister Lalu Prasad on Monday announced that efforts will be made to introduce air-conditioned trains in suburban services in Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata.During the 11th Five-Year Plan,......

Why India's former captain killed himself

On Tuesday morning, Pallavaram railway station in suburban Chennai was all hustle and bustle as usual. Nobody paid too much attention to a man sitting on a bench on platform number 2, reading a......

V P Sathyan commits suicide

Former India football captainV P Sathyan committed suicide by jumping in front of a train in Chennai on Tuesday morning. He was 41. He is survived by his wife and a 10-year-old daughter.A......
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Now, Chennai MRTS commuters can charge their phones on the go

Mobile charging points installed as part of passenger-friendly initiatives at Mundagakanni Amman and Tirumayilai stations Commuters waiting on... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/now-chennai-mrts-commuters-can-charge-their-phones-on-the-go/article8213981.ece
Good times ahead for rail passengers in TN

Chennai: It seems better times are coming for rail commuters in Tamilnadu as the railways is planning a joint venture company to decide on priority... ...

http://newstodaynet.com/tamil-nadu/good-times-ahead-rail-passengers-tn
Suresh Prabhu

Agencies, Chennai Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu today said equal importance would be given to all the 29 states in the Railway budget to be... ...

http://www.centralchronicle.com/all-states-will-be-treated-on-par-in-budget-suresh-prabhu.html
Rail min

Chennai: Tamil Nadu has a huge backlog of railway projects and has not received its due share in the previous decades, said Union railway minister... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chennai/More-funds-for-state-rly-projects-Rail-min/articleshow/50894997.cms
Tamil Nadu's In-principle Nod to Railway Joint Venture

CHENNAI: Forty days after the Union Cabinet gave its nod for the Railways and State Government to form a joint venture, Railway Minister Suresh... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Tamil-Nadus-In-principle-Nod-to-Railway-Joint-Venture/2016/02/08/article3266292.ece

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