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  • Woman’s body found on track  News Entry# 174235
    by: rdb**  Today (9:10AM)


    The body of a 43-year-old woman, identified as Shyamala of Vattiyurkavu, was found on the railway track near Arikadamukku under the Naruvamoodu police station early on Saturday.According to the police, she had left home on Friday to her parents’ place at Mottamoodu, but was found lying on the railway track,...
  • Metro: land owners get compensation  News Entry# 174234
    by: rdb**  Today (9:10AM)


    Following mass protests over delay in handing over compensation to people who surrendered their land at Muttom for Kochi Metro’s coach-maintenance yard, the district administration has begun the process of handing over compensation amounts.One hundred and seven people who owned 18 acres of land must be given Rs 27.60 crore...
  • Southern Railway tightens ticket-checking drive  News Entry# 174233
    by: rdb**  Today (9:04AM)


    Squads to educate public against unauthorised activities
    The Southern Railway has launched an intensive ticket checking drive involving special teams to ensure that window earnings at railway stations are improved. In addition to the ticket-checking staff, special squads have been formed by...
  • Fire outside metro station  News Entry# 174232
    by: rdb**  Today (9:01AM)


    A minor fire broke outside the busy Rajiv Chowk metro station in Connaught Place here on Saturday afternoon.Smoke due to the fire triggered the alarm, forcing the authorities to suspend train services and close the station for six minutes.People were evacuated from the platform by security officials. Incidentally, the incident...
  • Baby girl abandoned at Cuttack station rescued  News Entry# 174231
    by: rdb**  Today (9:00AM)


    Child line officials of an orphanage rescued a newborn girl from the of Cuttack railway station on Saturday morning. The baby believed to be either a day or two-days-old was lying wrapped in a piece of cloth in front of the station manager’s cabin.Railway police sources said the station manager’s...

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Apr 18 (9:32PM)   12951/Mumbai Central - New Delhi Rajdhani Express        

nishantbhavan701   185 blog posts   178 correct pred (66% accurate)  
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Why has the king given a halt at Borivali.
Though it is for an experimental basis,but at least the WR king should be spared..
First Surat,now Borivali,may be Vapi and many more to come...
Do u think a halt for The King is needed at Borivali?
Lets have a debate fellow rail fans.

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Yes it is needed.

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Y do u think a halt a BVI is needed?

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Y do u think so?
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Yesterday (3:33PM)   16041/Chennai Alappuzha (Alleppey) Express        

kcanoopnair   296 blog posts   191 correct pred (80% accurate)  
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Admin please put a note, No FC after 9th May.

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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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Instead of FC any coach additional coach of 3AC

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kcanoopnair   296 blog posts   191 correct pred (80% accurate)  
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No idea.. I little bit unhappy because for my unplanned trip i was used FC lots of time..:( the chances for getting the confirm ticket in FC was more..

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Apr 11 (3:58PM)   12164/Chennai Egmore - Dadar Central SF Express | MAS/Chennai Central (12)        

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Premium specials are run throughout India but none on Chennai-Mumbai Corridor. It would be great if MAS-CSTM
MAS- 07:00 hrs
CSTM: 07:15 Hrs

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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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It is a must train

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Subhash Dhavala**   4828 blog posts   3348 correct pred (59% accurate)  
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Yes but no idea when will they start because all the trains are on full WL

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The time table for the premium special 06312 appear to be erroneous. Kindly check and correct. I am particularly interested in the arrival timing at Coimbatore. Does the train stop there?
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Mar 17 2014 (10:27PM)   22476/Coimbatore - Bikaner AC Express        

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this train can extend up to salem it will use full for salem erode and tirupur passengers

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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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More importantly the timing of arrival at Coimbatore for Bikaner-Coimbatore Express need to be changed. It should arrive at 0430 hrs

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க்ரிஷ் క్రిష్ ಕೃಷ್ കൃഷ് कृष   139 blog posts  
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Completely agree with you Sir ! Such midnight arrivals in a city like CBE where public transport in night is restricted will give people nightmares
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Mar 30 (11:57PM)   CSTM/Mumbai CST (18)        
 

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#KNOW_YOUR_TRAIN
▅ ▆ ▇ █ ★★★★★★★★★★★THE DECCAN ODYSSEY★★★★★★★★★★★ █ ▇ ▆ ▅
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#Started_By - Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation Ltd in association with Indian Railways and Ministry of Tourism operating a Super Deluxe luxury train "The Deccan Odyssey". The train has been benchmarked against the best luxury trains in the world like the Blue Train of South Africa, The Orient Express of Europe and the Eastern and Oriental of South East Asia.
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#Coach_arrangement - The train has 21 coaches, out of which 12 are passenger cars accommodating 8 people per coach (10 passenger
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Cars, 4 coupes per coach - 2 Presidential Suite Cars, 2 coupes per coach), 1 Conference Car, 2 Dinning Cars, 2 Generator Cars with Luggage Store, 2 Staff, spare Car, 1 Spa Car, 1 Bar Car. The train has on-board facilities like T.V., Cable connection with central audio disc player, cell phones, Channel Music, Foreign exchange facilities, etc. The capacity of the train is 80 pax.
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#Route - The route has been fixed as Mumbai - Sindhudurg - Goa - Vasco - Kolhapur - Aurangabad(Ellora) - Jalgaon(Ajanta) - Nashik and Mumbai. It will be a seven days round trip starting on Wednesday from Mumbai.
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#Schedule - The seasonal tours will operate every year between October to April month. The itinerary of the tour is broadly as follows:
1st Day- Mumbai
2nd Day- Sindhudurg Nagri-Sindhudurg Fort-Tarkarl Beach-Dhamapur Village
3rd Day- Goa - Visit to St. Augustine Church, Basilica of Bom Jesus Church, Se Cathedral Church, St.Francis of Assissi a Museum of Goan antiques and visit to Fontanhas the Latin Quarters at Panjim.
4th Day- Goa (Vasco) - Visit to Mangeshi a Hindu Temple, the Safa Masjid a prominent Islamic Shrine, Sahakari Spice Farm, Menezes Braganza House at Chandor village.
5th Day- Kolhapur- New Palace, Museum, Bhavani Mandap Mahalaxmi Temple - Shalini Palace.
6th Day- Aurangabad-Daulatabad-Ellora Caves-Bibi-ka-Maqbara
7th Day- Ajanta Caves / Nasik
8th Day- Mumbai.
In the above programme, the train takes you through various facets of tourism attractions of Maharashtra
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#Facilities -
-Four Presidential Suites
-Fax machines
-40 Deluxe Cabins
-Cell Phone on demand
-A Lounge & a Conference Car
-Foreign Exchange Facilities
-Two speciality Restaurant & a Bar
-Laundary Services
-Television & Cable Connections
-24- Hour Room Service
-Central Disc Player
-Valet Attendant
-Health Spa
-Business Centre
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#Fares - Foreign Tariff Chart (Per Person Per Night)
Occupancy Type - September 2013 to April 2014
1. Deluxe Cabin
Single occupancy - US $ 750
Double occupancy - US $ 575
Triple occupancy - US $ 500
2. Presidential suite
Single occupancy - US $ 1100
Double occupancy - US $ 920
Presidential Suite-Extra Occupancy - US $ 425
(Half fare for children between 5 and 12 years) Tariff Subject to change without notice.
Any leg of minimum of 3 nights subject to availability will be given at the above-mentioned rates. Thus Mumbai-Goa (3 nights, checkout after breakfast at Goa) and Goa-Mumbai (4 nights, morning check-in at Karmali) sector will be sold as available segments to clients.
If the client undertakes the day sightseeing programme at Goa & Mumbai, an extra $ 130 USD per person plus applicable service tax will be charged. This charge includes car, guide, entrance fees, and lunch deluxe restaurant.
Service Tax @ of 3.09% is applicable on the gross ticket value.
This tax is also applicable on day programme at Mumbai & Goa.
Tariff is inclusive of travel/catering/conducted sight-seeing/ entrance fee at Monuments/Parks/Palaces/Cultural Programmes/ Boat Ride. The guest has to pay for video cameras, liquor, laundry and other items of personal nature.
Indian Nationals can pay ticket fare in INR as per current exchange rate displayed on www.rbi.org.in
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#Composition_of_this_train -
Passenger Cars
(4 Coupes per Coach)-10
Presidential Suite Cars
(2 Coupes per Coach)-02
Conference Car-01
Restaurant Cars-02
Generator Cars with Luggage Store-02
Staff, spare car-02
Spa Car-01
Bar Car-01
Total Coaches-21 Coach
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#Photos -
1. Deccan Odyssey Logo
2. Deccan Odyssey Cruising In Green Forest
3. Deccan Odyssey at Kudal.
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Pics are not mine. Credits goes to the Photographer. Found this pics on Google

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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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True. But the train is maent for only Super Super Rich and not for us
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Apr 09 (7:20AM)   12728/Godavari SF Express        
 

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d26294528.jpgbrand new sophisticated Godavari express ac coaches
SCR soon to introduce such drive in 14 more trains

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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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I agree. Of all the Zones SCR has the best maintained stations. Award may be given to other Zones. In India no award is based on Merit

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Mar 28 (12:29PM)   12557/Sapt Kranti SF Express | NKE/Narkatiaganj Junction (3)        
 

÷ω∂ρ 4∂ 40132 ιzzαтηαgαя ρяι∂ε σғ ηεя÷   2041 blog posts   10275 correct pred (60% accurate)  
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BGKT WDP-4 #20098 pulls in ISO Certified 12557
Muzaffarpur - Anand Vihar (Terminal) Sapt Kranti
Super Fast Express into pf 1 of Narkatiagnj
Junction.
Pic Source:- click here
Pic Courtesy:-Ashwin Joseph.

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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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This concession is for Student Notified Tribes
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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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201403190002.jpgKovai Express with WAP7 entering CBE
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kvenkatarayan   129 blog posts   94 correct pred (58% accurate)  
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201401240001.jpgOne of the coaches of Coimbatore-Jaipur Express with the Board, Chennai-Jaipur-Chennai

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once a IRF always a IRF   35413 blog posts   1187 correct pred (72% accurate)  
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in english jaipur chennai
in hindi jaipur coimbatore :)

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RSA board not changed

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