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Karnataka: Belagavi railway station to get improved facilities as Minister Suresh Angadi steps in

June 14, 2019 7:23 pm

Belagavi railway station is one among the key railway stations in north Karnataka that connects the city to different locations within and outside the state.

Bangalore's Baiyappanahalli railway station to be developed on par with international airports

June 10, 2019 11:22 am

According to the IRSDC blueprint, the main building of the station will be in the shape of a butterfly with integrated courtyards and roof gardens in a bid to promote the concept of 'Garden City' in Bangalore.

Meet Manju Devi, the first woman porter of North-West Railways in Jaipur

May 28, 2018 1:17 pm

Encouraged by her mother, Manju Devi acquired her deceased husband Mahadev's porter license no. 15 and took to the demanding task of hauling luggage of passengers at the Jaipur Railway Station in 2013.

Suspicious object found in parcel baggage at Guwahati railway station

August 18, 2017 9:04 pm

A Home Guard on duty at the Railway Mail Service (RMS) area, behind platform number one, heard a ticking sound from the parcel baggage at around 9.45 am and immediately informed the Government Railway Police there, a GRP official told reporters.

Railway station development gets green signal

July 10, 2015 5:06 am

Major infrastructure development is expected on the Panchkula side of the railway station where the Railways has ample land.

Railway station VIP lane: GRP relents, but only a bit

February 27, 2015 4:23 am

The ‘VIP lane’ was opened to “senior citizens, differently abled, Army personnel, ambulance, two-wheelers and other government vehicles”.

Dirty trains, tobacco stains on platforms cost WR Rs 3.5 crore every year

February 09, 2015 4:17 am

The trains are cleaned in yard at an interval of 3-4 days and usually washed after 8 days.

Plan for rly station at Chikoli gets a push

October 27, 2014 4:23 am

The new station will be 4 km from Ambernath. and from Chikloli to Badlapur the train will cover a distance of 6 km.

4 months later, railway station escalators come to a halt

June 09, 2014 4:42 am

The escalators are the responsibility of the Engineering and the Electricity Departments.

Bihar: Four bogies of passenger train derail,no injuries

January 09, 2014 5:35 pm

The train services on both Up and Down lines have been disrupted due to the incident.


Nothing ‘dubious’ found in bag in Kolkata

January 21, 2016 11:38 am

Kolkata, Jan 21 (ANI): A suspicious bag was found in a car parked outside Netaji metro station in Kolkata on Thursday. Bomb Disposal Squad reached the spot to investigate the same and retrieved the suspicious bag from the car. However, nothing dubious was found in the bag. This comes hours after a suspicious bag was found at the gate of Haridwar railway station earlier on Thursday morning.

Security beefed up at Ardh Kumbh

January 21, 2016 5:46 am

Haridwar, Jan 21 (ANI): Security has been beefed up at the Ardh Kumbh Mela in Varanasi after four suspected terrorists who were allegedly planning to launch an attack at the mela were nabbed on Wednesday. Thousands of Hindu devotees are seen thronging banks of Ganga. The police are using latest technology and equipments to monitor the activities in Haridwar. Meanwhile, a suspicious bag has been found at Haridwar Railway Station gate and is being inspected by the police.