Tram

  • Kolkata: Special tram rides to commemorate Tagore's Nobel prize December 15, 2013

    Calcutta Tramways Company celebrated the centenary of Rabindranath Tagore winning the Nobel prize by offering special rides in a tram named Gitanjali. The two-coach tram has been named Gitanjali after the book of poems which won the bard the Nobel prize in 1913. The tram, in which the two conductors are...
  • UK: India-born football fan bashed up in racist attack March 17, 2013

    London: A 56-year-old India-born football fan was beaten up badly by seven men and punched in the face and head more than 18 times on a packed tram in UK, as 200 onlookers did nothing to save him from the racist attackers. Prakash Patel, a bank officer, was travelling home along...