BORI BUNDER

  • Google doodles 160 years of India's first passenger train journey April 16, 2013

    New Delhi: On April 16, 1853, that is exactly 160 years ago, India's first passenger train chugged out of Bori Bunder, in Bombay (now Mumbai), for its destination 34 kilometres away, Thane. Google is commemorating that momentous event with a celebratory doodle on its India home page. The India's first passenger...
  • Google doodles 160th anniversary of India's first passenger train April 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Exactly 160 years ago and four years before the great revolution of 1857, India's first passenger train chugged out of Bori Bunder, in what was then Bombay, for Thane, 34 kilometres away. Google is celebrating the anniversary of this landmark event with a doodle on its India home page...