History of rail transport in India
The history of rail transport in India began in the mid-nineteenth century. In 1853, there was not a single kilometer of railway line in India. By 1929, there were 66,000 km (41,000 mi) of r...
History of rail transport in India - Wikipedia
Indian maritime history
Indian maritime history begins during the 3rd millennium BCE when inhabitants of the Indus Valley initiated maritime trading contact with Mesopotamia. The Roman historian Strabo mentions an increase i...
Indian maritime history - Wikipedia
Kos Minar
The Kos Minars or Mile Pillars are medieval milestones that were made by the 16th-century Afghan Ruler Sher Shah Suri and later on by Mughal emperors. These Minars were erected by the Mughal Emperors ...
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Bombay Coast and River Steam Navigation Company
Bombay Coast and River Steam Navigation Company was set up in Mumbai, India to handle the sea traffic between Bombay and other ports. In 1866, The British Government arranged for the company to head m...
Bombay Coast and River Steam Navigation Company - Wikipedia
HAL Aerospace Museum
HAL Aerospace Museum is India's first aerospace museum located at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited premises, in Bangalore. Established in 2001, the Museum is part of the HAL Heritage Centre and Aero Spac...
HAL Aerospace Museum - Wikipedia
Ballard Bunder Gatehouse
Ballar Bunder Gatehouse is a Grade I Heritage structure that has been converted into a maritime museum, located at Ballard Estate in the old Fort area of Mumbai, India. It was built in 1920 to commemo...
Ballard Bunder Gatehouse - Wikipedia
Fairy Queen (locomotive)
The Fairy Queen is a steam locomotive, plying between the Indian capital of New Delhi and Alwar, in Rajasthan. It was certified by the Guinness Book of Records in 1998 as being the world's oldest one...
Dvaravati–Kamboja route
The Kamboja–Dvaravati Route is the name given in old Jataka literature to an ancient land trade route that was an important branch of the Silk Road during antiquity and the early medieval era. It con...
Dvaravati–Kamboja route - Wikipedia
Boat mail
The Boat Mail was a combined train and steamer ferry service between India and Ceylon (now Sri Lanka). Connecting Chennai and Colombo, the system initially utilised a rail-to-sea operation, but change...
Kutch Gurjar Kashtriya
Kutch Gurjar Kshatriya also known as Mistri or Mestri are a minority Hindu and backward community of the Kutch district of Gujarat state in India, whom claim to be Kshatriyas. They are an artisan com...
Air India Limited
Air India Limited is a company that was formed as National Aviation Company of India Limited by the government of India to oversee the merger of Air India and Indian. The company was renamed as Air In...
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Harishpur, Odisha
Harishpur or Harishapur is a community in the Jagatsinghpur district of the Indian state of Odisha.The Gada Harishpur Panchayat is the location of the Sarabanta Jagatnath temple (height 82 meters) sit...
Calcutta Tramways Company
The Calcutta Tramways Company (1978) Limited (CTC) is a West Bengal, India, government-run company which runs trams in Kolkata (formerly known as Calcutta) and buses in and around Kolkata. The Kolkata...
Calcutta Tramways Company - Wikipedia
2014 Hirakud boat disaster
2014 Hirakud Boat Disaster was an accident that occurred on 9 February 2014 in the Reservoir of the Hirakud Dam in the Sambalpur district of Indian State of Odisha. The incident occurred when a boat ...
Kutch Gurjar Kshatriyas contributions to the Indian railways
The Kutch Gurjar Kshatriyas (KGK) contributions to the Indian railways were widespread from the late 1850s to the latest reorganization of the Indian Railways infrastructure in 2003–2006. The communit...
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Bhavnagar State Railway
Bhavnagar State Railway was a metre gauge railway line that was started by Bhavnagar State in year 1880.In November 1878, on the instance of Maharaja Takthasinhji of Bhavnagar State, the Governor of B...
Hyderabad-Godavari Valley Railways
The Hyderabad-Godavari Valley Railway was established by the Nizam of Hyderabad as a part of The Nizam's Guaranteed State Railway a company under the guarantee of the Hyderabad State. The railway was...
Hyderabad-Godavari Valley Railways - Wikipedia
Road accidents in India
The frequency of traffic collisions in India is amongst the highest in the world. A National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report revealed that every year, more than 135,000 traffic collision-related de...
Road accidents in India - Wikipedia
Grand Trunk Road
The Grand Trunk Road is one of Asia's oldest and longest major roads. For more than two millennia, it has linked the eastern and western regions of the Indian subcontinent, connecting South Asia with...
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Tram transport in India
Tram transport in India was established by the British in the 19th century. Discontinued in most Indian cities between 1930 and 1960, as of 2014, the Kolkata tram in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) is the...
Tram transport in India - Wikipedia