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Post-Partition India's most remarkable railway project

Bibek Debroy highlights the importance of the Assam Rail Link Project. IMAGE: On the Bengal and Assam railway in Bogopani in 1945. After a rapid reconnaissance in 1947, it was decided to link up......

REWIND: India in the last 24 hours

Here's a recap of events that occurred in India in the past 24 hours. Kolhapur's mountaineer Jaydeep Jadhav and his bride Reshma Patil tie knot onto nylon-fibre ropes during their unique wedding......

Trial run on India's longest train tunnel

The trial run of train services across the Pir Panjal Mountains through the 11.2 kilometre-long tunnel between Qazigund town in the Valley and the Banihal town in the Jammu......

India will deploy 'light tanks' along China border

The Army is planning to acquire 300 light tanks for deployment in the mountainous regions of the border with China and Pakistan, a move seen as part of efforts to beef up capabilities on the......

The struggle for Gorkhaland won't end soon

'When I look at the faces of people around me, they have a certain energy, as if unemployment, food scarcity and infrastructural breakdown are small sacrifices for our agitation for Gorkhaland,' a......

RailTel starts free public Wi-Fi service at Mumbai Central

RailTel, the telecom arm of the Indian Railways, on Friday launched free public Wi-Fi service at Mumbai Central station in collaboration with Google and plans to roll out this project to 100......

World's highest railway bridges

Built in the most difficult terrain, over mountains, gorges and rivers, these amazing bridges are among the world's biggest engineering marvels. By 2016, India will have the highest railway......

India's longest rail tunnel to open next year

India's longest railway tunnel, which will realise the dream of connecting Kashmir with rest of the country by train, will be made operational next year.The 11-km-long tunnel, passing through the......

How gigantic sums of public money are being lost

BSNL shall be bankrupt by the end of 2011, Indian Railways is bleeding; Air India has run up a total debt of Rs 40,000 crore. T V R Shenoy on the figures that tell the government's story. A rookie......

Mamata's mantra for the Railways

She is strong, aggressive, determined and fearless. Now, at the helm of one of India's most enterprising ministries, she promises the best service from the Indian Railways. Meet Mamata Baneerjee,......

302 films in 365 days!

Aseem Chhabra tell us how he watched 302 films in 365 days on airplanes, on Netflix, Amazon, iTunes, Google, Hulu, DVDs and even on YouTube. As a journalist I often write about films. I see many,......

Bollywood prays for Rajnikanth

Bollywood stars tweeted their prayers for Rajnikanth's speedy recovery. The actor is currently undergoing treatment in a Chennai hospital. Dev Anand tweeted: 'I pray for my dear rajani's sound......

Bollywood's classics come alive on TV again

It's not just new Hindi movies who are stealing tunes from the classics. Switch on the television and you'll realise new commercials are all about using classic Bollywood songs in a......

Aseem Chhabra remembers Manish Acharya who died tragically last week

Filmmaker and actor Manish Acharya died in a freak accident in Matheran on Saturday. He was only 40 years old. Aseem Chhabra salutes a friend and colleague. On Saturday night, my cell phone......

Megan Fox marries Brian Austin Green

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Transformer star Megan Fox has tied the knot with Brian Austin Green at the Four Seasons Resort on the Big Island of......

Ranji Trophy: Satish, Jaffer lead Vidarbha's strong reply

IMAGE: Waseem Jaffer of Vidharba celebrates his half century against Karnataka during the Ranji match in Bengaluru. Photograph: PTI Young Ganesh Satish and veteran Wasim Jaffer crafted......

Victorious Indian team felicitated by President

Less than 24 hours after creating history by winning the World Cup at the Wankhede stadium, the triumphant Indian team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni was felicitated by President Pratibha Patil at Raj......

Guns fall silent as Pakistanis mourn World Cup defeat

The guns fell silent and the streets were deserted after Pakistan were defeated by India in their World Cup semi-final in Mohali on Wednesday. Zealous Pakistan fans, who had fired throughout the......

Indians can get tickets for London Olympics through IOC: Coe

Indians interested in witnessing the 2012 London Olympics can get tickets from the Indian Olympic Committee, Chairman of the Games Organising Committee Lord Sebastian Coe said. "Indian fans will......

Images: Dilshan does star 'turn' for Lanka

Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga starred in a record 282-run opening stand to set up Sri Lanka's 139-run victory over Zimbabwe and help them qualify for the quarter-finals of the World Cup in......
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Myanmar’s destructive charcoal trade

A trader turns off his truck’s engine at yet another checkpoint and, again, the soldiers ask him for cash. His truck is filled with charcoal... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/environment-news/burning-down-the-house-myanmar-s-destructive-charcoal-trade-87591.html
At least 30 injured after two trains collide in Andermatt near Zurich

Two trains collided on Monday in a station in central Switzerland, Swiss police said, injuring around 30 people. The accident happened in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-switzerland-at-least-30-injured-after-two-trains-collide-in-andermatt-near-zurich-2544718
Assam scene better as water recedes

The foothills of the Dhauladhar mountain ranges in Himachal Pradesh received the season's first snowfall, while floods in Assam claimed one more... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/631972/assam-scene-better-water-recedes.html
The struggle for Gorkhaland won't end soon

'When I look at the faces of people around me, they have a certain energy, as if unemployment, food scarcity and infrastructural breakdown are... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/the-struggle-for-gorkhaland-wont-end-soon/20170821.htm

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