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India gets its first high horse power loco from France

India's dream for high horse power locomotive moved closer to reality with the arrival of the first bodyshell of 12000 HP loco from Alstom France at Kolkata port today. This first-of-its-kind high-...

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Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express: 7 facts about this Made in India train

Read more about Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express: 7 facts about this Made in India train on Business Standard. Indian Railways to run Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express from September 22

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Bihar to take up Marhowra diesel locomotive project with Centre

The Bihar government has decided to discuss the future of Marhowra diesel locomotive factory with the Centre with the plea that “diesel engines will still be in high demand”. This comes soon after ...

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Agra railway engineer returns after training on bullet trains in Japan

Social media is abuzz with rumours that the bullet train network between Ahmedabad and Mumbai will be maintained by Japanese engineers. However, that is not true. The network will be maintained by ...

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4,000 special trains to deal with rush during festive season: Manoj Sinha

The Indian Railways would run 4,000 special trains for the upcoming festival season, Minister of State, Railways, Manoj Sinha said here on Tuesday. "In the next 40 days, we will celebrate the Durga...

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Delhi to Mumbai in 13 hours: Railways to launch new, faster Rajdhani Express by Diwali

The Indian Railways is planning to introduce a new and faster Rajdhani Express on the Mumbai-Delhi route within a month. This would be the third Rajdhani train connecting the two cities. The train ...

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