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Honking is ‘Mother-tongue’ of Railways | Do you know about the types of horns and their meaning in the Indian Railways?

Many of us had traveled by train and it is one of the safest and best journeys, isn’t it? But have you ever noticed a train whistle or horn? 11 types of horns are there in Railways. Every horn and its duration have a meaning behind it. A train horn is a powerful air horn… Read More »

The Story of Incredible Konkan Railways

The Konkan Railways (KR) is operated by the Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd., with its headquarters at CBD Belapur in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. The first passenger train ran on Konkan railway tracks on 20 March 1993, between Udupi and Mangalore. It is a 740km route in Konkan Railway that covers the region from Kolad after… Read More »