#Train

Lucknow: Eighty-nine trains on the Lucknow-Varanasi route have been cancelled between May 12 and 17, the Northern Railway announced on Tuesday. The cancellation of trains has been done due to scheduled non-interlocking work on the Lucknow-Sultanpur-Varanasi rail route, an official said. In all, 89 trains will remain cancelled for these five days — of these, …

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Tehran: At least 43 people have lost their lives while 100 others sustained injuries when one train rammed into another at Haft-Khan train station in Semnan’s province of Iran here. The parked train was on a main rail line at the time accident which took place at 07:45 am on Friday. The injured were rushed …

Saint Gallen: As many as seven people including a six-year-old boy sustained serious injuries after a man stabbed them on a train in eastern Switzerland on Saturday. According to the police, the 27-year-old suspect stabbed the passengers and poured some kind of liquid which caught fire. The police has issued the statement on Facebook. The …

Chennai: In what can be termed as a Bollywood styled heist, robbers broke open the roof of Salem-Chennai Express to loot Rs 5.78 crores in cash. The cash was part of the consignment of soiled currency which the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) was sending for destruction. The heist was detected on Tuesday morning after …

Kanpur: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament Murli Manohar Joshi has given a green signal for the new Kanpur-Prayag express and Kanpur-Fatehpur Memo train on Sunday. BJP MP Devendra Singh also marked his presence, when the trains were departed. Gift for the people of Kanpur This is the fifth train which will run in …

Bareilly: In a step towards realisation of the country’s high-speed trains dream, the Indian Railways (IR) will carry out trials of the Spanish ‘Talgo’ train coaches, beginning from Sunday and to continue till June 12. In its first trial, the coaches will be tested on tracks between Muradabad and Bareilly districts of Uttar Pradesh. “The …

Lucknow:  The water politics in drought-hit Bundelkhand region in Uttar Pradesh took a funny  turn when the Central government sent an empty ten-wagon train to Jhansi. This was after the state government declined the offer of the Centre saying ”there is no such situation like Latur of Maharashtra. We have enough water to cater to Mahoba district …