SOUTHERN RAILWAY

  • Southern Railway to observe 'Swathi Day' in honour of blast victim May 5, 2014

    Chennai: Remembering the twin blast victim Swathi Parchuri, a software engineer, and rededicating itself to passenger safety, Southern Railway will observe every first working day May as "Swathi Day", a top official said on Monday. 24year old Swathi, a software engineer with TCS, was killed and 14 injured when two lowintensity...
  • Southern Railway announces 3 special trains to clear festival rush August 24, 2013

    Southern Railway has announced three special trains between Chennai-Mangalore, Nagercoil-Velankanni and Chennai-Nagercoil to clear the rush of passengers during Onam and Velankanni festival seasons. Chennai Central-Mangalore Junction spuerfast special would leave Chennai on September 14 and 29 at 9 PM and reach Mangalore at 12.45 PM the following day respectively, a...
  • Pak hackers deface inactive Railways website August 7, 2012

    New Delhi: An inactive website of the Southern Railways www.southernrailway.gov.in has been defaced apparently by Pakistani hackers. The hacker group that calls itself 'Pak Cyber Pyrates' replaced the home page of the website with a page with content that denounces India's role in Kashmir. The official Southern Railways website moved to...
  • Telangana stir: 8 trains cancelled, 22 diverted September 23, 2011

    New Delhi: The agitation over the issue of Telangana has led to the cancellation or diversion of several trains in the Southern Railway. The railway has cancelled as many as eight trains and diverted 22 others because of the agitation. The trains that have been affected pass through Andhra Pradesh. Most of the...
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