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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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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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The Long Wait for Railway Developments in Thiruvananthapuram

Article Sourced from “Mathrubhumi Nagaram” dated 18.09.2011

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