The State government spent Rs 68.99 crore for building 275 buses with an average production cost of Rs 25 lakh per bus.
15 Feb 2019
It has been three months since the Chennai Railway Division sent a proposal to revise its timetable for suburban services and increase the frequency of trains in the Beach-Chengalpattu stretch.
14 Feb 2019
Southern Railway’s decision to increase the length of the seat adjusting levers in chair car coaches of Chennai - Coimbatore Kovai Express has drawn flak from a section of rail passengers.
13 Feb 2019
The decision to double the Train 18 production was taken by the Railway Board after the first rake rolled out by ICF, cleared all the mandatory safety and speed tests.
11 Feb 2019
A 16-year-old student of an ITI college who travelled on the footboard of an overcrowded suburban train died after hitting an electric pole in the Pazhavanthangal-St Thomas Mount section.
11 Feb 2019
Taking no chances on safety of rail passengers, Railways has earmarked dedicated seats/berths for security personnel in premier trains too.
10 Feb 2019
With modernisation works under phase-I completed, the Integral Coach Factory began expansion works under phase II recently.
06 Feb 2019
Currently, the stretch between Tambaram and Chengalpattu witnesses huge traffic jams on the weekends and festival seasons.
05 Feb 2019
About 1360km of roads have been upgraded as National Highways (NH) in Tamil Nadu in the last 18 months.
04 Feb 2019
The move is also expected to prevent train passengers and train enthusiasts from taking selfies at tracks and also to promote railway tourism.
02 Feb 2019
After backlash, Southern Railway drops Sapthagiri and Jolarpettai Expresses' stoppage plans at Ambattur Station
On Monday, when the Jolarpettai-Chennai Express stopped at Ambattur station, eight coaches of the train left outside the platform.
29 Jan 2019
Yelagiri and Sapthagiri Express which are provided stoppage at Ambattur stations from January 28 for six months will be operated on slow line between Vyasarpadi and Avadi.
27 Jan 2019
Strict enforcement of rules to curb drunk driving, usage of mobile phones while driving and speeding have also helped reduce accidents.
25 Jan 2019
Poorly designed national highways have been blamed for more than 30 per cent accidents in Tamil Nadu, the safety council has pointed out.
23 Jan 2019
Once the new line is thrown open for transportation, the Chennai suburban railway will earn the distinction of having the longest circular route in the country.
22 Jan 2019