Suresh Prabhu-led Indian Railways banks on ‘Tri-Netra’ to avoid train accidents
13 Jul
2016
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Suresh Prabhu-led Indian Railways banks on ‘Tri-Netra’ to avoid train accidents »

India will be the first country to use Terrain Imaging for Diesel Drivers- Infrared Enhanced Optical and Radar Assisted or ‘Tri-Netra’ in railways for monitoring obstructions on tracks to prevent mishaps, claims Indian Railways

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Indian Railways roll out text message service to get coaches cleaned
12 Mar
2016
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Indian Railways roll out text message service to get coaches cleaned »

Indian Railways on Friday rolled out a Clean My Coach service that allows train passengers to get their coaches cleaned by sending a text message or an online request.

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French experts to upgrade Delhi-Chandigarh rail route to 200 kmph
31 Jan
2016
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French experts to upgrade Delhi-Chandigarh rail route to 200 kmph »

Aiming at reducing the journey time between New Delhi and Chandigarh, Railways have undertaken a pilot project jointly with French experts to run a train at 200 km per hour.

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Mumbai Central now has free public WiFi from Google: Here’s how it works
23 Jan
2016
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Mumbai Central now has free public WiFi from Google: Here’s how it works »

RailTel and Google’s free high-speed public Wi-Fi service is now live at Mumbai Central station. Google CEO Sundar Pichai had announced that Mumbai Central will be the first station to get Wi-Fi under the scheme during his India visit in December 2015.

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Six killed, over 90 injured as quake rocks Northeast India
4 Jan
2016
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Six killed, over 90 injured as quake rocks Northeast India »

Nine aftershocks occurred till Monday noon in the wake of the 6.7 magnitude temblor that occurred in Manipur in the early hours.

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Indian Railways modifies wagons to earn Rs 300 cr extra revenues
14 Dec
2015
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Indian Railways modifies wagons to earn Rs 300 cr extra revenues »

To optimise its freight loading capacity and cut costs,Indian Railways has started modifying the existing BOXN open wagons to newly designed 25-tonne axle load wagons with 9% extra carrying capacity.

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New factories to double railways freight-pulling power
23 Nov
2015
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New factories to double railways freight-pulling power »

India’s Rs 8,500-crore railway locomotives market is set for a mega upheaval with the government awarding the contracts for the Madhepura and Marhowra factories to General Electric (GE) and Alstom in a Rs 36,000-crore deal — the country’s first foreign direct investment (FDI) in the rail sector.

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Indian Railways’ attempt to hire disabled staff stalled by exam building without lift, ramp
20 Nov
2015
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Indian Railways’ attempt to hire disabled staff stalled by exam building without lift, ramp »

An attempt by Indian Railways to recruit disabled staff backfired badly this week when candidates had to make their way up a building with no lifts or ramps, the Times of India reported on Friday.

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Irctc Super Fast Tatkal Ticket Booking
25 Oct
2015
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Irctc Super Fast Tatkal Ticket Booking »

Irctc Super Fast Tatkal Ticket Booking. Video

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India PM makes rock star appearance at Facebook
28 Sep
2015
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India PM makes rock star appearance at Facebook »

Standing side-by-side with Mark Zuckerberg, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a rock star appearance at Facebook on Sunday, advocating for the political power of social media.

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