Tunnel

  • DMRC starts tunneling at Palam on Botanical Garden corridor 03-04-2014 09:34 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro on Thursday commenced tunneling work on the upcoming Janakpuri West Botanical Garden corridor at Palam. "The crucial 1.5 km stretch of the upcoming Janakpuri West Botanical Garden corridor at Palam, will play a major role in connecting areas like Janakpuri, Dabri, Palam with important locations such...
  • Republic Day tableaux to serve up a slice of India 22-01-2014 11:24 PM

    New Delhi: From the construction of the Pir Panjal Railway Tunnel in Kashmir to a tribute to Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika, and from the story of the valiant Tipu Sultan to an evocation of the confluence of nomadic tribes in Jammu and Kashmir, these are some of the themes which...
  • YouTube bans Justin Timberlake's new video 06-07-2013 02:49 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake's new music video 'Tunnel Vision' has been banned by the YouTube after it was deemed too explicit. The 'Mirrors' hitmaker's latest video features topless models performing a series of provocative dance moves. The 32-year-old, who is married to actress Jessica Biel, wasn't worried about the...
  • Killings lengthen distance between Kashmir, India: Omar 02-07-2013 02:11 AM

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said incidents like the killing of two youth lengthen the distance between the state and the rest of the country which was intended to be shortened by the railway tunnel across the Pir Panjal range. In an emotional statement to...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Pir Panjal tunnel brings Kashmir closer to the rest of India 26-06-2013 11:30 PM

    It was a historic day for Kashmir as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has inaugurated the 11-km Pir Panjal rail tunnel in Banihal. While 135 kilometres of track is done from Baramulla to Banihal, a 100 km stretch still needs to be completed. ...
  • J&K: Pir Panjal tunnel, the longest in India, inaugurated by PM 26-06-2013 02:54 PM

    Banihal: After a long wait, the Pir Panjal tunnel, the country's most difficult and strategically important tunnel in Banihal near Jammu is ready and was inaugurated by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday. It is 11 km long and is already being described as an engineering marvel. It is being...
  • J&K: PM Manmohan Singh inaugurates Pir Panjal rail tunnel 26-06-2013 12:44 PM

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday inaugurated the 11-km Pir Panjal rail tunnel in Banihal. The tunnel will connect the Kashmir valley to rest of the county. It is believed to be India's longest and Asia's second longest tunnel. The tunnel has been constructed at an estimated cost of...
  • J&K: PM Manmohan Singh to inaugurate Pir Panjal rail tunnel 26-06-2013 09:50 AM

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday will inaugurate the 11-km Pir Panjal rail tunnel in Banihal. The tunnel has been constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 1,300 crore and taken almost seven years to complete. It will reduce the distance between the Banihal-Qazigund section from 35 km (by...
  • FTN: Tale of two cultures: Apathy in Jaipur, help pours out in Boston: Does India lack good samaritans? 17-04-2013 11:59 PM

    The latest from Jaipur, where public apathy was captured on CCTV which showed passerby leaving a woman and her infant bleeding to death after an accident. A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter in Jaipur died waiting for help on a busy road after their bike was hit by a...
  • Rajasthan Governor seeks report on Jaipur accident 17-04-2013 05:42 AM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva on Tuesday sought a report from the state government over an accident in a tunnel here two days ago in which passers-by ignored a man's pleas for help after a truck mowed down his wife and infant daughter, officials said. The accident in Jaipur occurred...
  • Jaipur accident shame: Experts suggest ways to reform society 16-04-2013 08:12 PM

    A 26-year-old woman and her infant daughter were killed on the spot when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a truck. The cries of help by the woman's husband were ignored by the passersby. ...
  • People's reaction to Jaipur accident captured on CCTV 16-04-2013 05:05 PM

    The latest from Jaipur, where public apathy was captured on CCTV which showed passerby leaving a woman and her infant bleeding to death after an accident. A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter in Jaipur died waiting for help on a busy road after their bike was hit by a...
  • Jaipur hit and run: Public apathy caught on camera. How can we change it? 15-04-2013 11:58 PM

    A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter were killed when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a speeding truck in Jaipur on Sunday. While the woman's husband and son escaped with minor injuries, their cries for help were ignored by the passersby and motorists and car...
  • News 360: People ignore man's cries for help as wife, daughter die in accident 15-04-2013 09:43 PM

    The video of the incident, captured on CCTV camera, shows the public apathy towards accident victims. ...
  • Jaipur accident shame: 'Public apathy to blame for tragedy' 15-04-2013 04:59 PM

    Jaipur: A young man who works at the Ghati Ki Guni tunnel traffic control booth and was the first one to come forward to help the Jaipur family that lost two members in a road accident on Sunday, blamed public apathy for the delay in help. "The accident happened at...
  • Watch: Motorists, passersby ignore man's cries for help after accident 15-04-2013 04:20 PM

    Jaipur: A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter were killed when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a speeding truck in Jaipur on Sunday. While the woman's husband and son escaped with minor injuries, their cries for help were ignored by the passersby and motorists and...
  • Gujarat jail tunnel digging case: Probe panel submits report 12-04-2013 10:19 PM

    Ahmedabad: A three-member high-powered committee which probed a failed jail break bid in Sabarmati Central Jail by digging a tunnel, submitted its report to the Gujarat Home Department on Friday, a top official said. "A report has been submitted by the committee on the tunnel digging case," Principal Home Secretary...
  • China builds tunnels below Great Wall to hide missiles 02-12-2011 08:24 AM

    A US university students' project stumbles upon 3,000 miles of tunnels capable of hiding thousands of nuclear missiles. ...
  • Gaddafi's underground city under Tripoli 26-08-2011 02:24 PM

    London: Fallen Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi had virtually built an underground city under the capital Tripoli, with a vast maze of well hidden reinforced tunnels fanning out for miles in different directions. "There is a Tripoli above ground and a Tripoli underground", a rebel commander exclaimed as his men stumbled...
  • Man stuck in 90-metre deep tunnel for 81 hours 18-01-2011 06:47 PM

    Udaipur: A pump operator, Narayan, has been trapped in a 90-metre deep tunnel in Udaipur, and the rescue operation is in full swing for the sixth day now. His condition has been reported as stable. Narayan, who has been in the tunnel for 81 hours was trapped when a portion...
  • Sonia lays foundation of Rohtang tunnel 28-06-2010 03:26 PM

    The Rohtang tunnel will connect the remote region of Lahaul and Spiti the rest of the country round the year. ...