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Northern Railways makes break-through with Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla line escape tunnel

Northern Railways makes break-through with Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla line escape tunnel

🕔06:54, 29.Jul 2022

Jammu, July 29 (IANS) In a major development, the Northern Railway has achieved break through in the escape tunnel in its Kashmir rail link project, officials said. The construction work on the nearly-10km-long escape tunnel between Sumber and Sangaldan station in

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Cabinet approves Taranga Hill-Ambaji-Abu Road new rail line to provide connectivity and improve mobility

Cabinet approves Taranga Hill-Ambaji-Abu Road new rail line to provide connectivity and improve mobility

🕔17:33, 13.Jul 2022

The connectivity to Ambaji has been long pending demand of the people of the region The proposed project will provide connectivity to Ambaji and improve mobility of the people of the region It will also provide alternate route between Ahmedabad

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Railways to invest over Rs 95,261cr to link NE state capitals

Railways to invest over Rs 95,261cr to link NE state capitals

🕔05:25, 4.Jun 2022

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) would invest over Rs 95,261 crore to execute 21 projects including connecting the state capitals of three northeastern states — Manipur, Mizoram and Meghalaya by 2023, and Nagaland capital Kohima by 2026, an official said

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Aizawl to become 4th state capital in NE to have rail link

Aizawl to become 4th state capital in NE to have rail link

🕔06:59, 28.Mar 2022

Another northeastern state capital would have railway connectivity next year as the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is laying the new Broad Gauge (BG) track up to Mizoram’s Sairang, about 20 km from the capital city Aizawl, officials said here on

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Manipur will be gateway of East Asian countries: Prime Minister Modi

Manipur will be gateway of East Asian countries: Prime Minister Modi

🕔16:18, 22.Feb 2022

Imphal, Feb 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that Manipur would be the gateway of the East Asian countries for which the railway connectivity is being extended in the northeastern state. The Prime Minister said that Manipur would

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Three more NE state capitals to be linked by rail 2024-2026: NFR

Three more NE state capitals to be linked by rail 2024-2026: NFR

🕔07:30, 4.Feb 2022

Guwahati, Feb 4 (IANS) One more northeastern state capital would be connected by railway by next year and three of the remaining four between 2024 and 2026, a railway official said on Thursday. Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) General Manager Anshul Gupta

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Highest ever allocation in railway made for Odisha in 2022-23: Ashwini Vaishnaw

Highest ever allocation in railway made for Odisha in 2022-23: Ashwini Vaishnaw

🕔07:24, 4.Feb 2022

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The Union government has made the highest ever allocation of Rs 9,734 crore in the Union Budget 2022-23 for the development of railways in Odisha, Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Thursday. Speaking to media representatives

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657 Kms of Railway Lines Electrified over South Central Railway (SCR)

657 Kms of Railway Lines Electrified over South Central Railway (SCR)

🕔05:50, 8.Jan 2022

Sectional Speed Enhanced to 130 Kmph along Golden Quadrilateral Route, Golden Diagonal Route, High Density Network Route over SCR Doodh Duronto Transported Nearly 7.77 Crore Liters of Milk from Renigunta to Hazrat Nizamuddin 546 Kisan Rails From SCR Transported 1.77

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Railway Minister accords sanction for Imphal-Moreh section survey

Railway Minister accords sanction for Imphal-Moreh section survey

🕔07:21, 6.Jan 2022

Guwahati, Jan 6 (IANS) Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Wednesday accorded sanction for the final location survey of the 111 km Imphal-Moreh section for construction of a new broad gauge railway line intending to link India with the neighbouring Myanmar. Railway

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India hands over Jaynagar-Kurtha cross-border rail section to Nepal

India hands over Jaynagar-Kurtha cross-border rail section to Nepal

🕔07:13, 23.Oct 2021

Kathmandu, Oct 23 (IANS) India on Friday handed over the Jaynagar-Kurtha cross-border rail link, built with its assistance, to the Nepal government, paving the way for early resumption of railway links between the two South Asian nations. Indian Ambassador to Nepal

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Electric train in U.P begins from Gorakhpur to Nautanwa

Electric train in U.P begins from Gorakhpur to Nautanwa

🕔15:08, 1.Oct 2021

Gorakhpur, Oct 1 (IANS) Electric trains have started running in Uttar Pradesh between Gorakhpur and Nautanwa. Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO), Pankaj Kumar Singh said the train service began from Thursday. “The preparations were made on Saturday after inspection and approval

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Cabinet approves doubling of Rajkot-Kanalus railway line

Cabinet approves doubling of Rajkot-Kanalus railway line

🕔21:54, 29.Sep 2021

The total estimated cost of the project will be Rs.1,080.58 crore and its escalated / completion cost is Rs.1,168.13 crore. The total length of doubling of line is 111.20 km Doubling of the section will increase the capacity and more

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Imphal, 4th capital city in NE, to come on railway map within 27 months

Imphal, 4th capital city in NE, to come on railway map within 27 months

🕔11:03, 12.Sep 2021

Imphal/Guwahati, Sep 12  Amidst the Covid-19 related restrictions and dealing with the serious topographical hurdles and challenges, Manipurs Imphal will be the fourth capital city in the mountainous northeastern region expected to come on the Indian railway map within the

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Sri Lanka opens first new Chinese-funded railway line

Sri Lanka opens first new Chinese-funded railway line

🕔20:18, 9.Apr 2019

Beijing, April 9  China has financed and constructed Sri Lanka’s first new railway line after the island nation became independent in 1948. The 26.75-km long Matara-Beliatta railway extension was declared open for the public by Sri Lanka’s Transport and Civil

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Russia to build railway line bypassing Ukraine

Russia to build railway line bypassing Ukraine

🕔10:11, 28.Nov 2014

Moscow, Nov 28 Russia will build new railway tracks that bypass Ukrainian territory, Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov said. “There are four (Russia-Ukraine) border crossing points. Project to avoid these points will be implemented promptly,” RIA Novosti news agency quoted Sokolov

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Only 1 of 99 rail line projects sanctioned in 10 years complete

Only 1 of 99 rail line projects sanctioned in 10 years complete

🕔15:40, 8.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 8  The Indian Railways has managed to complete only one of the 99 new line projects worth Rs.60,000 crore sanctioned in the past 10 years, Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda said Tuesday, accusing the previous Congress party-led

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