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  • 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...
  • Railways to seek Rs 38,000 crore as budgetary support February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Burdened with increased diesel cost and a large number of pending projects, railways have sought Rs 38,000 crores as general budgetary support from the Finance Ministry for fiscal 201314. Railways had received Rs 24,000 crores from the Finance Ministry as support in the current fiscal. ...