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59 hours and counting – Part I

October 26, 2014


“Your hair is disheveled and you look tired. Have you realized that you have been travelling for 50 hours straight?” said my father as I stepped out of the side entrance of Madras Central, with the evening sun bouncing off the clock tower. “It’s 59 hours and 15 minutes,” I hit back, with a glint […]

Proposed Karaikal-Peralam line to boost freight traffic

December 24, 2011


My article for the Tiruchi City Edition of  The Hindu on December 21,2011 Passenger rail services to Karaikal resumed after a prolonged period of around 24 years recently when Union Minister of State for Railways K.H.Muniyappa flagged off the hitherto Nagore –Chennai Kamban Express last week. But, for the Tiruchi Division of Southern Railway, Karaikal […]