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Uttarakhand: Train Moves In Reverse Direction For Kilometres, Watch Video Here

Mar 18, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Purnagiri Janshatabdi Express going from Delhi to Uttarakhand's Tanakpur rolled back for 35 kilometres and finally stopped at Khatima.

Watch: Dehradun-Delhi Shatabdi Express Coach Catches Fire; No Passengers Hurt

Mar 13, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

While coming from Delhi, the bogie caught fire near Kasro railway station, informed Uttarakhand police chief Ashok Kumar

3 Dead, 6 Injured After Train Derails Amid Storm In Scotland

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon described the derailment as a 'major'' incident and said she would be convening an emergency response meeting.

WATCH | RPF Jawan Saves Woman From Being Crushed Under Train In Ahmedabad

Jul 12, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

In an attempt to board a running train, an elderly woman slips and comes under it.

Delhi Man Pulls Chain On Shatabdi Express For Mother To Finish Breakfast, Arrested

The man, identified as Manish Arora, a resident of East Delhi, was later arrested by the police and booked under section 141 of the Railways Act

19 June, 2019

Railways Plans To Reduce Delhi-Howrah, Delhi-Mumbai Travel Time By 5 Hours

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The two routes account for 30 per cent of passengers and 20 per cent of freight traffic.

04 June, 2019

Google Maps Will Now Get Live Updates For Bus, Train Rides In 10 Indian Cities

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As part of its efforts to simplify travel, Google Maps will allow users to view bus travel times based on live traffic in 10 Indian cities

20 April, 2019

At Least 15 Injured As 12 Coaches Of Poorva Express Derails In Kanpur

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Four out of the 12 derailed Linke Hofmann Busch (LHB) coaches had overturned.

17 January, 2019

Jammu-Delhi Duronto Express Passengers Looted By Armed Robbers In Delhi

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Northern Railways CPRO says RPF has initial leads in the case and action will be taken against culprits.

26 December, 2018

Train From South Korea Leaves For North Korea In Rail, Road Link Ceremony

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A train from Dorasan station in South Korea carrying about a 100 passengers, just south of the inter-Korean border, left for North Korea on Wednesday morning for the ceremony to modernise and connect railways and roads across the border.

23 December, 2018

PM Modi To Flag Off First Train On Longest Rail-Road Bridge On Dec 25

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The Tinsukia-Naharlagun Intercity Express will run five days a week. The 4.9-km bridge will cut down the train-travel time between Tinsukia in Assam to Naharlagun town of Arunachal Pradesh by more than 10 hours.


23 December, 2018

Infant Flushed Down Train Toilet In Amritsar, Recovered Alive

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The new-born was recovered from the Amritsar-Howrah Express train by sweepers on Saturday afternoon when the train stopped for cleaning.

20 October, 2018

Bollywood Stars Express Shock Over Amritsar Train Accident, Call For More Safety

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The Jalandhar-Amritsar DMU passenger train ran over the crowd which was busy witnessing Ravana effigy burning in flames and left dismembered bodies behind within 10-15 seconds.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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