Saturday, Oct 01, 2022

Ring Railway


Ring Railway left behind as Delhi swells beyond boundaries

March 11, 2016 1:10 pm

Ring Railway in Delhi is wrought with problems as the city looks towards better urban infrastructure

Ring Railway to get a new lease of life

April 24, 2012 3:46 am

Optimistic about the revival of the ailing Ring Railway,the Ministry of Urban Development last Tuesday asked the Railways to commission a study on how to improve ridership and patronage on the line.

Changing Delhi map makes Ring Railway redundant

February 22, 2011 12:52 am

With a rapid decline in ridership,the Ring Railway is slowly fading from the city’s map into oblivion. From running 13 inter-city train services earlier,the line has begun to operate only six since the first week of February.


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Russian forces are partly encircled in Ukraine’s Lyman, says a pro-Kremlin proxy leader

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:53:16 pm

Control of the town is seen as a test of whether Ukraine can build on military gains made earlier in September, but the exact status of the battle was not immediately clear.

India abstains in UN vote over Russia’s proclaimed annexations in Ukraine

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:49:58 pm

The resolution failed to get adopted as Russia vetoed it. Of the 15-nation Council, 10 nations voted for the resolution while India, China, Gabon, and Brazil abstained.

On abortion, Supreme Court takes a step forward but doesn’t go far enough

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:49:25 pm

Angellica Aribam writes: It does not read down the pre existing laws that are a barrier to complete bodily autonomy for pregnant persons, such as requiring the opinion of registered medical practitioners before accessing abortion

India-US ties: Depth & nuance

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:43:14 pm

The relationship between the natural allies has been put under severe stress by Russia’s Ukraine war. The frank articulation of disagreements frames both the tensions and trust between them

Telangana hikes ST reservation from 6% to 10%

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:54:59 pm

The order by the Tribal Welfare Department said the enhanced reservations would apply in educational institutions and to services under the state government with immediate effect

Popular wrestler and politician Antonio Inoki dies at 79

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:42:40 pm

Inoki brought Japanese pro-wrestling to fame and pioneered mixed martial arts matches between top wrestlers and champions from other combat sports like judo, karate and boxing.

India condemns terror attack on education centre in Kabul

October 1, 2022 12:38:28 pm

The suicide attack at Kaaj Educational Centre took place on Friday and most of the victims were female students, according to reports from Kabul.

Summit is global, but voice is local: PM Modi after launch of 5G services

Updated: October 1, 2022 1:05:15 pm

During his address at the event, the Prime Minister said, "With 2G, 3G and 4G, India was dependent on other nations. However, with 5G, India has set the global standard in telecom technology."

Lease ends, closure cloud hangs over Kalaghoda Copper Chimney

Updated: October 1, 2022 12:30:42 pm

Meanwhile, the lease of an outlet of another popular restaurant, Irish House, located in the same building as Copper Chimney in Fort, also expired on Friday and is set to close down with effect from Saturday.

Life in a Foreign University: Chennai boy in Queen’s University Belfast shares struggling Covid days, internship and part-time job in UK

October 1, 2022 12:26:32 pm

An unplanned interruption due to Covid, forming a start-up to feed the people of Tamil Nadu in pandemic, returning for masters degree in Belfast and joining the Washington Ireland Programme — Mohammed Abdul Salam has had a roller-coaster ride abroad but one that he doesn't regret. Read his experiences and advice on study abroad.