Konkan Railways

  • DMRC chief Sreedharan's metro stint ends 01-01-2012 06:04 PM

    New Delhi: The man who gave us the Delhi metro and Konkan railways has hung up his boots. The face of Delhi Metro, E Sreedharan, retired on Saturday. He gave Delhi its new identity and achieved the near-impossible breaking through red tape to build the Delhi Metro. However, 16 years...
  • Satisfied with the DMRC experience: E Sreedharan 01-01-2012 09:10 AM

    New Delhi: The man who gave the Metro Rail to Delhi, E Sreedharan, retired on Saturday. On his last day at work, he said, "It was a very glorious journey for me. We started with nothing and we produced hundreds of kilometres for the Delhi Metro." "It was a very...
  • DMRC chief Sreedharan retires today 31-12-2011 07:30 AM

    New Delhi: The face of Delhi Metro, E Sreedharan, retires on Saturday. He gave Delhi its new identity and achieved the near-impossible breaking through red tape to build the Delhi Metro. However, 16 years after he became Managing Director DMRC in 1995 - E Sreedharan - is stepping down. He...
  • Heavy rains disrupt Konkan Railway services 18-07-2011 01:27 PM

    Mumbai: Heavy rainfall in coastal Konkan region, particularly between Ratnagiri and Nivsar, led to disruption of train services on the Konkan Railway route, with water and slush accumulating on tracks at Pomendi between Ratnagiri and Nivsar section. As a precautionary safety measure, Konkan Railway has diverted or cancelled some trains,...
  • Konkan rail traffic hit as wall crumbles 17-06-2011 11:54 AM

    Panaji: All traffic on the Konkan Railway route came to a standstill after heavy rains and landslide led to a safety wall collapsing on the tracks near Nivar station in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. The wall, which collapsed on Thursday night, was 60 meters long and six meters high. Traffic...
  • Kashmir rail link project in a mess? 08-02-2011 08:20 PM

    New Delhi: Is the prestigious Kashmir Rail Link project doomed to fail? CNN-IBN has accessed official audio-recordings of a key meeting between senior railway officials, which reveal critical construction failures, and a possible cover up, as India's and the Railway's prestige was at stake. During the meeting, former member of...