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Railways steps in after UNESCO warns Darjeeling toy train off track

The ‘toy train’ and stations of Darjeeling were declared World Heritage sites two decades ago, then a first for India. Alterations, destruction of some structures, disposing of heritage railway material

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Railways, Odisha plan to run luxury train soon

The Indian Railways and the Odisha government are planning to jointly introduce a luxury train like ‘Palace on Wheels’ in the state to attract high-end and foreign tourists. A discussion

Trends

IIT Roorkee is developing drones to make your train journey safer

The Indian Railways will soon start deploying drones to monitor rail tracks, a step that could help the national transporter leap forward on the safety aspect which is an area

Travel

Indian Railways to promote UTS app for booking local train tickets

The CR has setting up such stalls at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT), Matunga, Vashi, and many other stations. Sources said that this has been extended to 40 stations in

Destinations

Railways plan to carry out major maintenance works on Sundays

Travelling by train over the weekend may get cumbersome as the railways has decided to undertake major maintenance works across all its zones on Sundays. However, if a train gets

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Bullet train project extremely essential for India, says Railway Board Chief

He added that the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high speed corridor has a deadline of December 2022 and said the Railways was hopeful of completing it by then. Calling the bullet train “extremely

Trains

Hills set festival travel tempo

Surge of train and hotel bookings for North Bengal Durga Puja has started early for tourism in Darjeeling and the rest of north Bengal as train tickets, flight seats and

Travel

Indian Railway’s Mail/Express trains to sport new look

The dark blue coaches of Indian Railways will be a thing of the past now as the public transporter would be repainting all Mail/Express trains in a new colour scheme

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New Haryana line to link with Delhi Metro

Haryana government will construct a new high-speed rail corridor that will begin where the Delhi Metro’s Yellow Line ends and stretch into Old Gurugram across the expressway. The Haryana government

Railways

Railways cancels almost 30 trains between June 15 to July 26

The move is aimed at improving the infrastructure of the railways. As many as 30 trains have been cancelled. The Indian Railways has imposed a 42-day Railway Traffic Block from