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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......

After idlis, Jaya now sells 'Amma Mineral Water'

In a bid to ensure quality and affordable drinking water to the poor and middle class people, the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu is set to launch nine 'Amma Mineral Water' production units......

Rosa Parks, power of resistance and the Delhi bus rape

The protests in India have focused mainly on the issue of rape. But these could as well extend to the arena of public transport because the girl's rape and death are directly related to the......

Partial success for opposition's Bharat Bandh

Rediff.com brings you a combined update of the effect of Thursday's Bharat bandh, called by the National Democratic Alliance, Left parties and Samajwadi Party to protest against the latest hike in......

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......

  People speak for chennai suburban railway

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Q. wat are the main highlights of rail budget
:  A. Mumbai [ Images ] will get 101 new suburban trains. To introduce several schemes for railway employees. Railways to develop ten automobile hubs....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/wat-are-the-main-highlights-of-rail-budget//answers/16628065

supriya
Q. An article \"Train stolen\" It was shocking to read of how an unauthorised person drove a suburban train before colliding with a goods train & killing 4 persons at Vyasarapdi Stn in Chennai.In view of d above, was there no locking system for the train? Those responsible for the train mishap shld be punished. This incident reveals how vulnerable our Rly Stns & other public places are to terrorist attacks. Hopefully the authorities will take this mishap to heart & prevent d recurrence of such an incident. M i rite?? your views pl??
Supriya:  A. It is a patheitc state of affairs. Now the railway employees will ask for allowance for carrying keys. A person recruited to rn the train is paid...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/an-article-quottrain-stolenquot-it-was-shocking-to-read-of-h/16628055/answers/14290319

cyrus irani
Q. Railway map of Chennai
Cyrus Irani:  A. Contact me through feedback, I will send the MRTS & Chennai suburban rail mapswww.equitycraft.com/feedback.php/ more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/railway-map-of-chennai/14283081/answers/11706635

chandan
Q. Suppose u are given full freedom by Laluji to make the Railway Budget 2008, what cud u offer to the Suburban Passengers of Mumbai like Metropolitan cities ?
Chandan:  A. Allocate 20000 crores of rupees for overhead metro trains a la Delhi or chennai. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/suppose-u-are-given-full-freedom-by-laluji-to-make-the-railw/11703089/answers/5774347

  Web results for Chennai Suburban Railway
Nightmare for candidates (Election Special)

By Quaid Najmi, Mumbai, April 21 : From residential skyscrapers to the villas of the super-rich to the squalor of slums and starkness of pavement... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-41857.html
Cancelled suburban trains are a holiday dampener for commuters

CHENNAI: Suburban commuters, especially holidayers and shoppers, were inconvenienced on Sunday as several trains were cancelled for maintenance... ...

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Only Congress can ensure development, says Rahul Gandhi

Home> News > india-news Mumbai, April 20 : Lashing out at the BJP for indulging in divisive politics and misleading Indian people, Rahul Gandhi... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-41708.html
Sixty EMUs Not to Run Tomorrow

Sunday might be a day-off for every one, including the suburban trains in Chennai where nearly 60 EMU trains from Chennai Beach to Chengalpattu and... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Sixty-EMUs-Not-to-Run-Tomorrow/2014/04/19/article2176733.ece
India's first double-decker flyover opens in Mumbai

Mumbai, April 18 : India's first double-decker flyover was opened for public use in this west coast megapolis and the country's commercial capital... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-40998.html

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