Ferozepur: The much-awaited Ferozepur-Chandigarh Superfast Express (04508) was inaugurated today. As many as 122 passengers boarded the train from Ferozepur and another 40 and 52 boarded from Moga and Ludhiana respectively. Though no formal flag-off ceremony took place due to the...
NEW DELHI: Faced with a dilemma over handing tickets to leaders facing allegations of corruption, Congress today gave indications that while former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal could be re-nominated from Chandigarh, Pune MP Suresh Kalmadi may not be fielded in the upcoming polls. ...
NAGPUR: Is lack of long-term planning proving costly for the Indian Railways? A query under RTI shows that 52kg cement sleepers, having a life of 40 years, were replaced in three years with 60kg under the 'garb' of modernization of tracks. ...
There have been some reports that the IRI Atlas is not visible. This seems to be some problem at the Google Maps end.
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This is to notify all members that hereafter, topics on the subject of
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Members of IRI need not worry themselves and lose sleep over "IR making losses". IR will take care of it. IR is, in all probability, monitoring their...
Over the last month, several enhancements have been made to the IRI Atlas. Following are the salient points:
1. Previously, the tracks were crude with many straight line segments. Only on clicking on the individual tracks, it would assume a finer form. Now, the tracks are refined even on the overview...
There's been this recent concern raised by many about the so-called "race blogs", and how they are congesting the Forum. As per our long-standing policy, members are allowed to blog freely, so long as their posts are not offensive or of a repetitive spam nature.
Accordingly, the following changes are being...
Some new features have been introduced:
1. Multiple Train & Station tags can be added to each Blog Entry as well as each Blog Reply within the Blog Entry. The "Tags" link within each Blog Entry/Reply will show the list of Train/Station Tags.
2. The Forum submenu within the Train &...