Cash-strapped France will have to trim back some 1,300 rail platforms at a cost of 50 million euros after realising its brand new trains are too wide to fit in the stations, rail operators admitted today.
Anti-corruption crusader Anna
Hazare`s popularity appears to extend even into the virtual
world, going by the thousands of gamers who choose to extend
their solidarity to him through the social gaming network.
A platform at the Rameswaram
railway station was damaged on Friday when the last coach of the
empty Oha-Rameswaram express train overshot and smashed
against it while being shunted from one rail track to another.
The 2G spectrum scam on Tuesday brought non-Congress and non-BJP parties on a common platform to attack the government for its "reluctance" to constitute a Joint Parliamentary Committee to probe alleged in allocation of air waves.