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7 Killed, 45 Injured As Bikaner-Guwahati Express Derails In Bengal, PM Takes Stock

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The accident occurred around 5 pm in an area under the Alipurduar division of Northeast Frontier Railway, an NFR spokesperson said in Guwahati.

K-Rail: Global agencies including JICA offer support, says Kerala CM

Jan 12, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Detailing the 'green aspect’ about the multi-crore project, connecting the south and north ends of the state, Vijayan said no reserve forest or water bodies would be adversely impacted by the Silver Line.


Only Vaccinated Passengers Allowed On Suburban Trains In Chennai Region: Southern Railway

The Southern Railway also warned of collecting Rs 500 as fine from a passenger who is found not wearing a face mask in the premises.

Meghalaya Chief Minister Speaks Out On State Government Trying To Facilitate Goods Train Till Byrnihat

Nov 18, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

“We will be engaging with concerned stakeholders and at least find some way forward to get a goods train if not a passenger train immediately,” the chief minister told reporters on Wednesday.


Railways Will Be Highly Profitable In The Next 5-6 Years: Rail Minister

Rail Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw also exuded confidence that the Railways will have a "superb" business proposition in coming years.

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09 October, 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri: Farmers To Stop Trains On October 18 In Protest

Outlook Web Desk

The farmer leaders said Lakhimpur Kheri incident was a ‘pre-planned conspiracy’ to ‘terrorize’ farmers, while demanding arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra and his son Ashish Mishra.


17 September, 2021

Highlights: FM Nirmala Sitharaman Says Time Not The Right To Bring Petro Products Under GST After 45th Council Meeting

Outlook Business Team

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a series of exemptions after the 45th GST Council meeting on Friday, this also includes an extension of GST concessional rates on COVID-19 related medicines to 31st December, 2021


17 September, 2021

National Open Athletics: Harmilan Kaur Shatters 19-Year-Old Record In 1500m

PTI

The 20-year-old from Punjab clocked 4:05.39s to surpass the mark set by Sunita Rani (4:06.03s) at the 2002 Asian Games in Busan.


22 August, 2021

Railways Suffered Rs 36,000 Cr Loss During Covid-19 Pandemic: Minister

Outlook Web Bureau

The minister termed goods trains as the real revenue generators for the national transporter.


18 July, 2021

Railway Services On Mangaluru-Mumbai Line Resume After Massive Landslide

Outlook Web Bureau

More than 75 workers from the division worked round the clock for 45 hours to clear the debris, till then trains were diverted, rescheduled or cancelled


16 July, 2021

Poll Preps: After UP, PM Modi Launches Big-Ticket Projects In Gujarat

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

The projects include the redeveloped Gandhinagar railway station and a luxury 5-star hotel built atop the station.


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29 April, 2021

2,990 Beds, 64 Patients... Indian Railways Deploy Covid Care Coaches

Outlook Web Bureau

The Railways has prepared 4,000 coaches with 64,000 beds as isolation wards for Covid patients, which will be provided to states on demand.


18 March, 2021

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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


21 November, 2020

Blockade Off For 15 Days, Punjab Farmers Allow Passenger Trains From Monday

PTI

The farmers respond to impassioned appeal by the chief minister at a meeting with unions.


10 November, 2020

Goa CM Meets Union Minister Mandaviya In Delhi

PTI

Protests are growing against the three infrastructure projects: laying of electricity line, expansion of a national highway, and double-tracking of a railway line


08 November, 2020

China To Step Up Construction Of Rail Line In Tibet, Close To Arunachal Pradesh

PTI

The Sichuan-Tibet Railway starts from Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province and travels through Ya'an and enters Tibet via Qamdo.


03 November, 2020

Situation 'Critical', Punjab Stares At Long Power Cuts

PTI

Punjab projects a grim festival season as coal supplies run low.


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10 October, 2020

Rail Blockade: Left With 2 Days' Coal, Punjab Stares At Severe Power Outages

PTI

Farmers under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee have been squatting on the rail tracks in Amritsar and Ferozepur since September 24.


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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.

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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.

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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.

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