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Cabinet Approves Construction of Doubling of Railway Line with Electrification Between Thiruvananthapuram & Kanyakumari

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi, has approved the construction of double line with electrification between Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala and Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu, on Wednesday. The total length of the line will … Continue reading

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Special Fare Train Between Thiruvananthapuram & Hyderabad

Indian Railways will run special fare special trains in the Hyderabad-Kochuveli-Hyderabad sector from July 1 to July 10 to clear the rush. The Train 07115 Hyderabad-Kochuveli special fare special will leave Hyderabad at 9 p.m. on July 1 and 8 … Continue reading

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Union Railway Budget 2013: What Kerala Gained?

Union Railway Minister Shri.Pawan Kumar Bansal presented the Railway Budget for the year 2013-2014. Was there any gain for Kerala in this budget? Lets have a look ! In the budget speech, minister mentions “As regards setting up of new … Continue reading

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Thiruvananthapuram Central to Have World Class Facilities in a Year: Dr. Shashi Tharoor

Dr. Shashi Tharoor, MP has announced that the Railways have issued final orders allotting funds amounting to Rs.10 crores for development of Thiruvananthapuram Central Station during 2012‐13. Dr. Tharoor said that this major fund allocation was done under a special … Continue reading

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1st Electric Engine-hauled Train Reaches Kanyakumari

Train No: 16526 Bangalore-Kanyakumari Island Express on Thursday became the first electric locomotive-hauled train to reach Kanyakumari. The train that left the Thiruvananthapuram Central railway station at 3.30 p.m. covered the 87-km route without any hitches and reached Kanyakumari at … Continue reading

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Negligence of Railways

News Sourced from “Mathrubhumi Nagaram” dated 15.11.2011

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The Neglected “Kochuveli” !

News Sourced from “Mathrubhumi Nagaram” dated 10.11.2011

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