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Good roads, railways vital for J&K;: Omar Abdullah


September 10th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 10 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday underlined the importance of good road and rail connectivity for "socio-economic development of the state".Inspecting the widening of ... Read more...

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Invited to visit J&K;, students plug ‘disconnect’


August 4th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 4 (IANS) After taking students from Jammu and Kashmir to tour various parts of the country under 'Operation Sadbhavana' (goodwill), children from outside are now invited here to ... Read more...

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HCC to build Rs.1.62 bn railway tunnel


April 5th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Infrastructure major Hindustan Construction Co along with Coastal Projects Ltd has been awarded a Rs.1.62 billion project to construct a railway tunnel in Manipur, an official ... Read more...

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Toxic fumes kill six in China tunnel


December 10th, 2011 - 6:00 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 10 (IANS) Six workers suffocated to death after inhaling toxic smoke in an under-construction railway tunnel in China's Chongqing city, authorities said.The incident took place Friday when welders ... Read more...

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India’s longest rail tunnel opened in Kashmir


October 14th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu/Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) An engineering marvel was unveiled Friday when the Indian Railways opened a 10.96-km long railway tunnel, the longest in the country, that will help connect the ... Read more...

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16 injured as boulder hits train


November 9th, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 8 (IANS) At least 16 railway passengers were injured after a boulder crashed onto a compartment of the Matsyagandha Express near Karwar station in Karnataka Monday night, police here said. ... Read more...

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Swiss tunnel becomes world’s longest


October 15th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by BNO News
ZURICH, SWITZERLAND (BNO NEWS) -- A high-speed railway tunnel that will soon connect northern and southeastern Europe was partly completed on Friday, making history as the world's longest tunnel at 57 kilometers ... Read more...

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Swiss engineers close to creating world’s longest railway tunnel


October 13th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): Engineers in Switzerland are close to making a breakthrough with a tunnel they have been drilling for 14 years beneath the Swiss Alps, which would be the world's ... Read more...

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Gammon India - profile of Delhi Metro’s contractor


July 13th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Gammon India, under public scrutiny after a viaduct it built for the Delhi Metro collapsed Sunday and killed six people, is a mid-size infrastructure company in ... Read more...

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Retiring railwayman flags off inaugural train from Agartala (Lead)


October 5th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Oct 5 (IANS) Regular train services between Tripura and the rest of the country began Sunday with a senior railway employee flagging off the inaugural train here. This northeastern state capital ... Read more...

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Agartala on railway map, train service opens Sunday


October 5th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Oct 5 (IANS) Regular train services between Tripura and the rest of the country began Sunday, the first time this northeastern state has come on India's rail map."The North Eastern Frontier ... Read more...

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Agartala in Tripura comes up on Indian railway map


June 29th, 2008 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 29 (IANS) Agartala, the capital city of Tripura, Sunday came up as the newest point on the map of the Indian Railways in the country's northeast. A locomotive of the ... Read more...

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Agartala to be on Indian railway map soon


June 9th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 9 (IANS) Later this month, the capital of Tripura will become the second state capital in the northeast after Guwahati to find a place on the country's railway map. "The ... Read more...

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Agartala to get its first train service by June


March 29th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by admin
Agartala, March 29 (IANS) Tripura's capital Agartala will become the second state capital in the northeast after Guwahati to come on the country's railway map by June, an official said here Saturday. ... Read more...

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