Atmospheric Water Generator in Railway Stations

Water has a number of sources, rivers, lakes, even ocean. Now, with the advancement of technology, it has yet another source, air. Yes, you read that right. Air contains a large amount of water vapour which can be tapped for drinking or other purposes. This is exactly what the Indian Railways are looking for toContinue reading “Atmospheric Water Generator in Railway Stations”

The World’s Highest Arch Bridge Built over Chenab River

The Katra-Banihal railway is full of challenges never witnessed before in Indian Railways. And the feats achieved by the IRCON and the Konkan Railways are nothing short of an engineering marvel. One such engineering feat is the Chenab bridge which is the highest railway bridge over a river in the world. The railway line inContinue reading “The World’s Highest Arch Bridge Built over Chenab River”

Sentinelese – The Only Uncontacted People on the Planet

The Andaman and Nicobar islands are one of the least explored lands on the planet except in modern times, when airport facilities and tourism have opened the islands to the world. Although the major shipping routes across the world cut through the islands, only a handful of them are accessible by the tourists and researchersContinue reading “Sentinelese – The Only Uncontacted People on the Planet”

Best Monsoon Railway Journeys in India

Monsoons are the best time to travel by railways in India, when nature is green, sky is blue, filled with white cotton-like clouds, temperature is mild, and humidity is high. Most of India’s rail routes are replenished with the monsoon charm. But there are some stretches, which are very picturesque in monsoon. Let us lookContinue reading “Best Monsoon Railway Journeys in India”

Manipur Landslides – Is the New Rail Line Responsible?

A new railway line is being built in the state of Manipur connecting the state capital, Imphal, with the rest of India’s rail network. Previously, a line existed from Silchar in Assam to Jiribam in Manipur, which is located at the foothill region. Now, the line from Jiribam is being extended through the hilly regionContinue reading “Manipur Landslides – Is the New Rail Line Responsible?”

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