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Nilgiris Railway to get heritage status

While the long-cherished dream of getting heritage status to the Nilgiris Mountain Railway may not be too far away, the railways are now more concerned about how to make the train more......

For the love of Ruskin Bond

Archana Masih/Rediff.com talks to India’s most loved writer. Ruskin Bond shows the first pages of the autobiography he is working on. Photo: Seema Pant. Ruskin Bond laughs a lot and talks as......

Rains lash TN again; 6 more deaths take toll to 80

Six more people died in rain-related incidents in Tamil Nadu, taking the toll from heavy northeast monsoon showers to 80 since its onset two weeks ago. Weathermen on Sunday have forecast more rains......

Heritage Nilgiris Mountain Rail to get a facelift

The Unesco-acclaimed World Heritage Nilgiris Mountain Railway, whose train featured in the famous Chhaiyaa, Chhaiyaa song, is all set to get the much-needed facelift.The metre-gauge train, which......

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......

Railways to go for JVs to enhance rolling stock

Railways is embarking on public-private joint venture to produce 1,000 units each of diesel and electric locomotives over the next 10 years to enhance their rolling stock, a Railway Board member......

Railways undecided on luxury trains for 3 states

The much-hyped public private partnership motto of the railway ministry seems to have gone nowhere, as the ministry continues to sit over proposals from at least three state governments to start......

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Q. how many Mountain Railways in India? Mention their names.
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-mountain-railways-in-india-mention-their-names./26669698/answers/

Flying Saucer
Q. Indian Railway\'s only line with Rack & Pinion system: where it is operated ??
Flying Saucer:  A. In India, Nilgiri Mountain Railway is the only mountain rail line of metre gauge system that is fitted with the unique rack and pinion arrangemen more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/indian-railways-only-line-with-rack-amp-pinion-system-where-/26669698/answers/14141843

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Q. Which is the only rack railway in India?
Srini:  A. Nilgiri Mountain Railway more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-only-rack-railway-in-india/14141797/answers/11375777

Good Citizen
Q. Is Ooty in Karnataka ?
Good Citizen:  A. Ooty is not is the state of Karnataka, but is located in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a hill-station situated 2240 mts above the sea level. It is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-ooty-in-karnataka-/11375761/answers/8338190

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Birding, birding everywhere

Avigyan Samanta,Precious Kamei Flock to these sites around India where winged visitors arrive and nest throughout winter Avigyan Samanta The... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/Birding-birding-everywhere-1007104
NIRM to study NMR to avert landslips

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Southern Railway has sought the assistance of National Institute of Rock Mechanics (NIRM) for... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/nirm-to-study-nmr-to-avert-landslips/article6766051.ece?ref=tpnews
Concern over closure of railway station

The Heritage Steam Chariot Trust, a non-government organisation, working for the preservation of the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, has expressed... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/concern-over-closure-of-railway-station/article6762777.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Call to promote train tourism at Hillgrove

Hilgrove railway station. —DC Ooty: Hill train aficionados want the railways to reconsider its decision to withdraw stops of passenger train... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150107/nation-current-affairs/article/call-promote-train-tourism-hillgrove
Vanishing tracks

A pictorial record of India's narrow- and meter-gauge railway lines Tweet Tweet Subscribe to: Daily Newsletter Breaking News Latest News... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/joe155CPxDyP6K4fq6YSgI/Photo-Essay-Vanishing-tracks.html

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