An Hour On A Railway Platform
The Indian railway is one of the largest in the world. It has its own share of problems, lime accidents, delays, manpower shortage, shortage of space and so on. One such problem is lack of punctuality. Thousands of people all over India are affected when a train is late...
check the schedule of the train to plan their travel. Till now they used to do it manually using the Train Schedule Book which was published by Indian Railways Annually. It was a cumbersome process as the user had to first search for the train number from a list of hundreds of train and then check their schedule...
The history of the railway began way back in 1765 when James Watt built the first steam engine, actually it didn’t move and was used in a coal mine, and the first movable locomotive was invented in 1804 and was capable of transporting passengers. However the big name in British railways was George Stephenson...
A REPORT ON RAILWAY RESERVATION PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION
Indian railways is the largest railway network in Asia and second largest in the world which spans under one management. It has over 6000 stations and carries 17 million passengers daily. Among them only a million get reservations...
The New Face of Indian Railways
Today, Indian Railways is on the verge of a financial crisis... To put it bluntly, the `business as usual low growth' will rapidly drive IR to fatal bankruptcy, and in sixteen years Government of India will be saddled with an additional financial liability...
INDIAN RAILWAYS AND ITS CONTINUING MONOPOLY
Indian Railways abbreviated as IR, is the state-owned railway company of India, which owns and operates most of the country's rail transport. It is overseen by the Ministry of Railways of the Government of India.
Indian Railways has one of the largest and...
strong pleasing voice which must be under his control. He must be an actor to hold the attention and interest of his students. He should keep students busy and make them happy. He should have the qualities to bring out all the latent talents of a student. He should allow students a free access into his...
6. My Favourite Hobby.
7. If I were a Teacher
8. If there were no Electricity?
9. Life in a crowded city
10. An Hour On A Railway Platform
12. If I were the Prime Minister of India
1.Trees - Nature’s Gift to Man.
Of all the living beings inhabiting...
young boy, every second that goes by the search increases and intensifies in the shopping center and around Bootel, outside the shopping center are main busy roads and he was just waiting to be found, no one would have thought he would have been kidnapped.
The officers decide to widen their search for...
Monopoly of Indian Railways : IIM Case Study
By: Yogin Vora on May 13, 2009 22 Comments
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In economics, a monopoly (from the Latin word monopolium – Greek language monos, one + polein, to sell) is defined as a persistent...
paper mills and automobile factories dispose waste into rivers.
The second thing is heated water from power stations. This kills aquatic animals and plants by reducing oxygen content. Power stations use water to cool their machineries, thus changing the temperature of the water.
Thirdly, aside from thermal...
manpower, narrow road spaces and overtaking tendency of drivers create pro-longed traffic congestions. Due to traffic jam a substantial portion of working hours have to be left on streets which indirectly put adverse impact on economy. It causes serious air pollution and noise pollution and thus worsens the...
from social networking websites: Facebook. So, I would like to propose some suggestion to solve the problems.
The mission of KTM railway services is to be the preferred land transportation system by providing safe, efficient and reliable integrated rail services for people and goods...
created before 1914. Today I will
explain the evolution of the Shinkansen 500 series. This train is operated by the West
Japan Railway Company on the Tokaido Shinkansen and Sanyo Shinkansen lines.The
Shinkansen 500 series are capable of traveling up to 320 km/h but are operated at 300 ...
planning a proposal to conduct a drive across Mumbai to stop people from crossing railway tracks and to make travel in the city safe. An early childhood memory of a woman’s sari dyed in red as she lay dead across the railway tracks after having been run over by a train had constantly kept me motivated to...
serving a population of over 170 million people. Construction of new airports, roads, and railway lines have led to an employment boost in the country. Much of Pakistan's road network (National Highways) and railway network were built before 1947, mainly during the British Raj. In recent years, new national...
foreigners) this makes a lot of sense as they are away from their home towns and need some place to check their mails. This will help in keeping the kiosk busy all the time.
The main offerings under the Kiosk mode will be:
i. City Guide
iii. Must see (Hot tourist...
attractions using the factors above, I will be able to give an accurate opinion on whether Hackney has potential for tourism.
ORGANISED TOURS AND PRINTED MAPS
EXHIBITS VISUALLY APPEALING + INTERACTIVE
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a quick shinkansen (bullet train) ride is all that's required, and that's an experience itself, as the trains run at speeds of about 200 miles per hour.
Whether you choose to stay inside Tokyo's city limits or leave them, however, the complete tourism experience in Japan involves an equal mix of...
important industry in Barking from the 14th century, until the mid-19th century. Barking is 1.5 miles away from the school I currently attend. The railway station opened in 1854 and was served by electric London Underground services from 1908. . In addition to an extensive and fairly low density residential...
quickly to market whilst also being able to feed their workers who could no longer grow their own food. Such a need brought about the coming of the railways to Great Britain. Inventors such as George Stephenson invented locomotives and miles of track was laid meaning that large amounts of both goods and...
of May. We were sent off at the railway station by our principal, a number of friends and our parents. Everyone was in a cheerful mood.
They were all praying for our safe and happy time during the journey. The train was at its right time and we left the railway station in a very pleasant atmosphere...
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The Way Forward
Indian Railways is the nationalized...
information about the underground railway systems in six cities. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. You should write at least 150 words. model answer: The table shows the details regarding the underground railway systems in six cities. London...
The Sky Bus technology offered by Konkan Railway Corporation meets the above requirements, and re-defines the thinking and planning for urban transport being an Eco-friendly Mass urban transport system revolutionizing urban life. It is a patented technology developed for the new millennium and will cause...
Light Rail Transit Systems
According to the Transportation Research Board, Light Rail Transit (LRT) is: “A metropolitan electric railway system characterized by its ability to operate single cars or short trains along exclusive rights-of way at ground level, on aerial structures, in subways or, occasionally...
s a mother of three boys, I often find myself quoting a line from the movie Rush Hour: “Do you understand the words that are coming out of my mouth?” In raising children I have found that they all have one thing in common: They don’t listen! They may hear you, they may answer you, but most of...
annual holiday allowance of 6 days, provided the necessary legislation to give the working British public leisure time at no financial loss.
The new railways provided cheap travel to seaside resorts such as Scarborough and Blackpool. Public holidays would see a mass exodus from the large cities of Manchester...
Indian Railways (IR) runs 8700 passenger trains, reaching about 7000 stations and handling approximately 1.6 crore passengers per day. One of the commitments of the IR in its 'Citizen's Charter on Passenger Services' on Indian railway‟s is to provide safe and dependable train...
hairdressers and bakeries. There are four dairy shops in the area which may open 12 hours or more daily and seven days weekly. These are the places where people make a quick stop by if they run out of bread or milk and if they are too busy to go to the supermarket chains in the city. There are also two hair salons...