Definition: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, standard, narrow, and dual. Other gauges are listed under note.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Railways map
What if Indian Railways come to a halt?
Live Mint - 6/30/2016 1:04:56 PM
These employees included railway men from all over the country including 17 zones and 7 production units ... Indian Railways is one of the largest transportation and logistics networkss in the world, operating some 19,000 trains daily, including 7,000 ...
From books to pizzas: Railways on the retail track
indiaretailing.com - 6/29/2016 7:01:03 AM
With 145,000 square feet of retail space, it is home to some of the world’s biggest retailers ... later spread as small book stalls in several mini and macro railway stations across the country. After 125 years since inception, AH Wheeler now is a ...
Railways bank upon third eye to check collision on tracks
The New Indian Express - 6/26/2016 5:13:04 PM
NEW DELHI: Indian Railways is getting a third eye to look out for obstruction on track ahead to prevent collision or mishap. India will be the first country in the world to use radar and laser based terrain imagining vision system called ‘Tri-Netra’ in ...
Around the world
The Bulletin - 6/29/2016 12:01:42 PM
Visitors entering the country under the Visa Waiver Program ... Trains collide — Officials were working to locate and rescue three Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway employees after two freight trains collided in the Texas Panhandle, causing a black ...
World’s largest uncut diamond set to be auctioned in UK
Financial Express - 6/29/2016 4:19:24 PM
The world’s largest uncut diamond ... named ‘Lesedi la Rona’ was unearthed in Botswana in November. Also Read- Country will soon get Diamond Quadrilateral for high-speed trains: Railway MoS Manoj Sinha The rough diamond is 1,109 carats and believed ...
Donald Trump Says US Robbed by 'Elite' He 'Used to Be' Part Of
ABC News - 6/28/2016 3:20:20 AM
saying that he has a plan to "Make America Wealthy Again" and claiming that the country was robbed by the "financial elite" of which he "used to be" part. "The legacy of Pennsylvania steelworkers lives in the bridges, railways and skyscrapers that make up ...
China Stocks Extend One of the World’s Best Post-Brexit Rallies
Yahoo Finance - 6/29/2016 2:43:21 AM
The MSCI All-Country World Index has tumbled 4.9 percent during the span ... according to an exchange statement. China Railway Group Ltd. and China Railway Construction Corp. each climbed 6.9 percent. More from Bloomberg.com: Trump Campaign Lining ...
Prabhu formally launches Nivaran grievance portal for railway employees
ANI NEWS - 6/30/2016 7:49:58 AM
Railways being the single biggest civilian employer in the country with over 1.3 millions strong work force ... International Solar Alliance Cell, World Bank ink declaration for promoting solar energy (Update) Jun 30, 7:25 pm New Delhi, June 30 (ANI ...
China Railway + Transit Exhibition and Conference 2016 Cooperates with The National Confederation of Transport of Brazil
prnewswire.com - 6/30/2016 2:09:22 PM
In this respect, the two countries complement one another ... Development and Investment With a vast marketing network throughout the world and excellent reputation in the rail and transit industry, UBM Asia is engaging active market promotion globally ...
Railway Museum to Honor Owney
VoiceNEWS - 6/29/2016 5:56:37 AM
DANBURY — The Danbury Railway Museum will host a celebration ... He traveled throughout the state and then all over the country in the RPO cars, eventually venturing around the world as a U.S. Post Office Department “emissary” in 1895.
Can Pakistan Railways be on track with underutilized tracks?
aaj.tv - 6/29/2016 5:56:37 AM
In most developed countries, Railways has a high share of freight business (40% in the US). Pakistan fares poorly in the World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index. Seventy one countries of the world (including India) rank higher. It has been estimated ...
Sweden inaugurates world’s first electric road
Jagran Josh - 6/28/2016 9:46:52 AM
With this, the country has become one of the first countries in the world to conduct tests with electric power ... term infrastructure planning for all kinds of transport, i.e. road, rail, shipping and aviation. It owns, constructs, operates and maintains ...
Donald Trump: US robbed by ‘elite’ he ‘used to be’ part of
WTOP - 6/29/2016 2:21:53 AM
saying that he has a plan to “Make America Wealthy Again” and claiming that the country was robbed by the “financial elite” of which he “used to be” part. “The legacy of Pennsylvania steelworkers lives in the bridges, railways and skyscrapers ...
The half of it: Hits and misses in the world of tech in 2016
Hindustan Times - 6/27/2016 6:06:09 AM
Six months into 2016, and there’s been a fair share of launches and releases in the tech world ... at Mumbai’s railway station: On January 22, Mumbai Central, which is on the city’s western line, became the first station in the country to get ...
12 delightful steam train journeys and miniature railways to enjoy near Birmingham
Birmingham Mail - 6/17/2016 11:57:26 PM
This volunteer-run charity in Chasewater Country Park, Brownhills West boasts a ... £14 for children and under fives go free. Second World War posters at the Great Central Railway's Quorn and Woodhouse station. Re-live The Railway Children on this ...