Monthly Archives: March 2014

WAM4 #21339 of AJJ repainted

The “Old Monk” WAM4 Sports a Brilliant New Paintjob!

Veteran WAM4 6PE #21339 “Old Monk” of Southern Railway’s Arakkonam (AJJ) shed speeds past Hebbal with the 21 coach load of the 02846 Bangalore Yeshwantpur – Bhubaneshwar Summer Special trailing behind. WAM4 6PE means a 4th version Broad Gauge (W) ...

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Picture of the Howrah Duronto Express in Bangalore

Blazing Red SRC WAP4 #22500 Heads the Howrah Duronto

One of Indian Railway’s most successful and highest revenue generating trains, the 12246 Bangalore Yeshwantpur – Kolkata Howrah Duronto Express blasts past Sadananda Nagar in Bangalore on the very first leg of its journey under a scorching sun. A blazing ...

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Kongunadu Highway

The Under-Renovation NH47 Highway near Coimbatore

The Walayar – Coimbatore part of the Palakkad – Coimbatore section of the National Highway 47 (new number NH 744) which runs from Kanyakumari to Salem via Kerala. Half-finished flyovers and overbridges dot the stretch of the two-lane road marred ...

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A goods train hauled by twin WDG4 Diesel locomotives

Twin WDG4 Diesel Locomotives Haul a Long Freight Train

On a gloomy day, Indian Railways’ WDG4 class twin diesel locomotives haul a long rake of BCNA wagons past the curve at Bayyappanahalli in Bangalore. WDG4 #12639 is in the lead. The two locomotives, originally manufactured by EMD USA and ...

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Photo of the WTC building Part of Brigade Gateway at Yeshwantpur, Bangalore

The World Trade Center, Bangalore

A picture of the 32-floor office skyscraper building of the “World Trade Center” in Bangalore, part of the Brigade Gateway complex at Rajajinagar near Yeshwantpur in Bangalore. The Pandita Deenadayala Flyover is the official name of the Yeshwantpur Flyover. If ...

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WAP7 30363 with the Bangalore - Chennai AC Double Decker Express

The Majestic WAP7 Heads the Chennai AC Double Decker

Southern Railways’ Royapuram shed’s (RPM) #30363 stands at the head of the 12-coach load of the 22626 Bangalore City (SBC) – Chennai Central (MAS) AC Double Decker Superfast Express. The red-and-yellow livery of the Double Decker, unique on Indian Railways ...

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