Of the thousands of railway bridges in India, 36,470 are more than 100 years old, and 6,680 are more than 140 years old! But of these, only 21 rank on the Heritage Directorate of the Indian Railways because for them heritage isn’t necessarily a function of age, says Bibek Debroy. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com. The Jubilee Bridge was an old railway bridge, between Naihati and Bandel and across the river Hooghly. It possessed features to interest engineering enthusiasts. It was a ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
BJP President Amit Shah -- arguably the second most powerful politician in the nation -- granted a rare television interview to the Network 18 group of news channels.Rediff.com's Rajesh Alva checks out what the BJP boss said in this word cloud assessment of the interview. What Amit Shah told the Network 18 group of news channels.Transcript: Kind courtesy the Network 18 group of news channels. Let's begin with the state assembly elections, you just released BJP's manifesto in Uttar ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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