Northeast Frontier Railway
West Bengal  /  Published 06.08.22

Pause in DHR services

The Northeast Frontier Railway has decided to suspend regular services of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling for three days from Friday. Incessant rains in th...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.22

‘Bahubali’ on wheels

A hydraulic rerailing equipment (HRE) van, “Bahubali”, has been introduced at the Alipurduar division of Northeast Frontier Railway. The van will be stationed at the New Cooch Behar stati...
By Anirban Choudhury

West Bengal  /  Published 17.06.22

Jumbo effort to save wildlife on rail tracks

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has built infrastructure and will introduce new technology to reduce elephant deaths along the Dooars railway tracks. The stretch of 160km tracks connecting Silig...
By Our Coreespondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.22

Sensor alert to stop trains from hitting animals

Authorities of Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) have taken up the task to install an alert system to prevent deaths of elephants and other wild animals on the Dooars railway tracks. The tracks, which...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.22

Huge demand for toy train rides

Authorities of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) who run the heritage toy train in Darjeeling hills are facing a “pleasant problem” of shortage of locos for the first time in recent y...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


News  /  Published 26.03.22

More toy train joyrides lure tourists to Darjeeling this summer

As India is set to recommence scheduled international flight services from March 27, which remained suspended for the last two years, Gulf carrier Emirates on Friday announced it re-introduce its pre-...
By PTI in Mumbai, Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 10.03.22

Worker on ladder dies of ‘jolt’

A railway worker died and two others got injured by suspected electrocution while carrying out repairs on overhead electrical wires on rail tracks near Jalpaiguri Road station on Wednesday. Sources s...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Opinion  /  Published 02.02.22

Letters to the Editor: The pros and cons of showing off wealth on social media

Delve deeper Sir — The age of social media has upended the way we perceive success and happiness. It is thus not surprising that Anna Delvey — the subject of a new true-crime drama, Inven...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 31.01.22

New rail alert to avert jumbo collision

The Northeast Frontier Railway has decided to introduce a new alert system along the Dooars track to avoid collision between trains and wild animals. The Dooars track, which connects Alipurduar Junct...
By Our Correspondent

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.22

Train loco not checked

A preliminary report prepared by the Northeast Frontier Railway on the derailment of the 15633 Bikaner-Guwahati Express has revealed that its electric loco was not checked as scheduled earlier this mo...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


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