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Andhra train women Subhadra Vahini

Andhra: Safer train rides for women with ‘Subhadra Vahini’

 In a unique initiative to give a boost to women security, the Visakhapatnam railway station of Waltair Division, East Coast Railway, has launched an all-female group of railway personnel, named Subhadra Vahini, who will assist lady passengers subjected to inconveniences. Started on Monday, Subhadra Vahini is a group of 32 railway personnel comprising 16 from the

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Engine separates from train in UP

Lucknow, Nov 24, Engine separates from train in UP : The engine of Jammu-Patna Archana Express separated from the train near Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh today, officials said.Railway spokesperson Anil Saxena said a coupling fault was found in the engine and the train was immediately stopped. “There was no derailment. As soon as it was

Engine decouples from train in UP thrice, no casualties

New Delhi/Lucknow, Nov 24, The Jammu-Patna Archana Express’ engine detached from the train in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur district thrice within a span of three hours on Friday while on its way to the Bihar capital, though there was no untoward incident, officials said.A Railway Ministry official said the engine of the train, that began its

Train knocks down five women in Bihar, 4 killed

Munger (Bihar), Oct 23, An intercity train ran over five women here early this morning, four of whom died on the spot, prompting a protest by the locals that disrupted traffic for a few hours, a senior police official said. The incident took place around 6 am near the Adalpur Halt when the women were


Train runs over three selfie-clicking youths

Bengaluru, Oct 3, Selfie-clicking : A train ran over three youths on Tuesday while they were reportedly clicking selfies on railway tracks near here, police said. The incident took place at around 8.30 a.m. between Hejjala and Bidadi stations.“The youths were run over by Golgumbaz Express going to Mysuru from Bengaluru. Witnesses claimed they were

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2 mowed down by train in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Oct 1, 2 mowed down by train in Odisha. Two members of a family today were run over by an express train in the outskirts of Bhubaneswar when they were crossing the tracks, Government Railway Police (GRP) said.A 50-year-old woman and her two-year-old granddaughter were mowed down by an express train while they were

London subway attack: Suspect arrested

London subway attack Suspect arrested. London was hit on Friday morning when a device was exploded in London subway train. On Saturday Britain Police said that they had arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with Friday’s explosion aboard a London subway train that injured 29 people. The suspect was being held for questioning under the

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College student falls into backwaters from train, rescued

Thiruvananthapuram, Sept 13, College student falls into backwaters from train, rescued. A 21-year-old woman engineering student fell into backwaters from a moving train near here but was plucked to safety by fishermen.Fishermen in the vicinity, who saw her falling from the train, immediately rushed and rescued her, police said.She was standing near the door when

Doon Express engine delinks, panic grips passengers

The engine of the popular Doon Express train today got delinked from the coaches between Khetasarai and Jaunpur stations on the Varanasi-Faizabad section of the northern railways but fortunately it did not lead to any untoward happening. The incident took place at about 1 pm when the engine got separated from the Howrah-Dehradun Express train

Utkal Express derailment: ‘Driver was not informed of the construction work’

Utkal Express derailment. Following the derailment of 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which killed 23 people, former Railway Board chairman Arunendra Kumar on Sunday said that the prima facie, it appears that the driver of the train was not aware of the construction work and, therefore, the accident took place.“What prima facie appears

Non bailable warrants against two BJP MLAs

A local court has issued non-bailable warrants against two BJP MLAs for not appearing in court in connection with a case of disrupting train services here.According to prosecution, Chief Judicial Magistrate Gopal Tiwari issued non-bailable warrants against Kapil Aggarwal from Muzaffarnagar constituency and Umesh Malik from Budhana seat.He directed the police to produce them on

Stones pelted at Dehradun-Delhi Shatabdi Express

Miscreants pelted stones at the Dehradun-Delhi Shatabdi Express near Muzaffarnagar railway station here, damaging some window panes.No one was injured in the incident which occurred yesterday after the train crossed the railway station, according to railway protection force.The police has registered a case against unidentified

2 boys thrown out of train Over seat issue , 1 dead

2 boys thrown out of train Over seat issue , 1 dead

2 boys thrown train. Two boys were thrown out of the train at Delhi- Ballabhgarh route. In this major incident, one youth died and another one is critically injured. Both the youths were thrown out of train from Delhi-Agra intercity express. The incident occurred around between 10:30-11 pm on Saturday.     Victim youth is from Asavati Village who

Pic of man carrying peacock on NY train goes viral

So, honestly, a guy carrying a full-grown peacock onto the train doesn’t really shock anyone, but it’s still pretty cool. The people around this peacock chillin’ in the train absolutely couldn’t care less about the giant bird hovering above them. This is what NYC is all about.New York City residents are used to seeing strange

Woman commits suicide by jumping before train

DP Correspondent , Jalandhar, July 15:-A woman committed suicide by jumping before a train at Adda Hoshiarpur railway line in Jalandhar on Saturday morning.The deceased was identified as Gurpreet Kaur (34) alias Ruby, whose mutilated body parts were left scattered across the railway line.Woman commits suicide.Eyewitness said that the woman was commuting on a rickshaw,

Female traveler caught a young man making MMS in train

In UP’s Jhansi, a young man made a 37-second MMS in the toilet of an AC coach train. Whom the woman got to know she immediately got out and caught the young man. Other passengers arriving at the noise made the youth very furious. The young man was train’s AC mechanic. The police reached the

Pilgrim dies after falling from train

Pilgrim dies after falling from train

Phagwara: A 30-year-old pilgrim died after he fell from a train here, police said today. Gurjant Singh, resident of Kaithal in Haryana, died when he slipped while trying to board the train at a local station, Government Railway Police official Harmesh Lal said.He was coming back to his native place by Sachkhand Express after paying

One Muslim Passenger Killed, Two Injured in Hate Crime on Train

One muslim passenger killed, two injured in hate crime on train

In Haryana’s district Palwal, one of the accused was arrested by Faridabad GRP in connection with the murder of Junaid (17) by attacking the knife in the Delhi Mathura EA Museum.According to the GRP sources, the accused and other attackers are located near Ballpath. The police has also formed three teams to arrest the remaining


Train passengers can now book tickets online without paying

IRCTC has indulged in partnership with ePayLater, a Mumbai based company for providing rail tickets to passengers without paying. For the convenience of customers, the IRCTC has decided to partner with e-paylater and customers would get 14-day time window to make the payment for their booked tickets. First time customers will have to provide some basic details

Foggy weather disrupts train operations

New Delhi: Foggy weather conditions in northern India disrupted train operations with over 95 trains running late or being rescheduled. More than 80 Delhi-bound trains were running behind schedule by 2 to 4 hours, a senior railway official said. 15 trains were rescheduled, the official said. Yesterday, sixty trains, including Sealdah, Howrah, Jammu and Bhubaneswar