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World's first women's special train in Mumbai completes 26 years

It was on May 5, 1992 that the WR had introduced a suburban train service to ferry only women passengers between the two stations

Published on 5th May 2018
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Bihar Deputy CM urges Centre to arrange trains to bring back stranded workers and students

The Bihar Deputy Chief Minister said that more than 27 lakh people have applied for relief during the lockdown

Published on 1st May 2020
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Desperate, hungry and broke: Why migrant workers stuck in India's cities desperately want out 

The workers have not been paid wages and owe their landlords money too, there employers on the other hand have disappeared

Published on 1st May 2020
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Kashmiri students in Karnataka head home in special train from Bengaluru

The passengers were screened at the station with a thermal device and given a medical certificate, indicating they were free from coronavirus symptoms

Published on 10th May 2020
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Maharashtra students returning from Delhi accuse railways of mismanagement 

In a video message shared by several students, they claimed that the train from Delhi to Mumbai lacked cleanliness, was crammed

Published on 17th May 2020
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Ensure no migrant resorts to walking to reach their destination: Centre to States

The MHA had on May 1 and May 5 also issued such SOPs which are conferred under the Disaster Management Act allowing movement of persons by train

Published on 19th May 2020
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MANUU, Hyderabad sends stranded boarder, non-boarder students to their hometowns by special trains

The University has been coordinating with Police officials of the Telangana Government since the beginning of the lockdown

Published on 23rd May 2020
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Students, migrants in India take flight home after weeks of COVID-19 lockdown

Scheduled commercial passenger flights were suspended on March 25, when the Centre imposed a nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of the Novel Coronavirus

Published on 25th May 2020
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Four special trains in Rajasthan for NEET, JEE students between September 4 and 15 

A press release by the North-Western Railways said that the trains will ply between Udaipur-Jaipur, Jaipur-Bikaner and Sri Ganganagar - Kota routes

Published on 3rd September 2020
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Lockdown exposed migrants' exclusion from governance system: Study

Governance in India, including local governance, is entirely place-based, with migrant workers, despite their significant economic contributions, having no say therein

Published on 3rd November 2020
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Tamil Nadu geared up to meet cyclone Nivar with relief camps: Chief Minister K Palaniswami

The cyclone is expected to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Mamallapuram and Karaikal around Puducherry

Published on 25th November 2020

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