Tag Archives: IN – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Real estate gold mine in railway stations; Anto T Joseph; Live Mint

With 50 stations on the block, private investment will be the flavour of the season. But there are concerns too.The user charge is a political hot potato in the making. The plan is to levy a nominal charge as part of the fare at all busy stations. This will be ploughed back into the redevelopment…

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The Ultimate Mumbai Travel Guide; Marky Ramone; Out of Town Blog

Mumbai (formerly Bombay) is a densely populated city on India’s west coast. Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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The world’s 15 most spectacular train stations; Ed Jefferson; Time Out

Never mind flying – train travel has a glamour all of its own, as proved by these incredibly beautiful railway stations…

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Tracing the journey of Central Railway as it completes 68 years of service; Rajendra B Aklekar; Mid-Day

Central Railway’s suburban railway network has played a pioneering role in the socio-economic growth of the city of Mumbai and also heralded the advent of mass rapid transit systems in India…

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Mumbai railway station ranks in Best Swachh Iconic Places and World’s Most Amazing Railway Stations; India Times

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT), one of the busiest train stations in the country, has ranked second on the list of World’s Most Amazing Railway Stations in a report released by Wonderlist. The said list also has names of railway stations from across the world that are not just mere railway stations but are also ‘architectural triumphs as well as historical relics’.

Source: Mumbai railway station ranks in Best Swachh Iconic Places and World’s Most Amazing Railway Stations

A Complete Survival Guide to Mumbai’s Train System; Cyrus Daruwala; Roads & Kingdoms

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Welcome to Mumbai. Please hit the ground running.

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Framing history; Ashwin Khan; Pune Mirror

 

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Witness the architectural grandeur of Mumbai’s most famous landmark at a photography exhibition titled Destination CST.

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Mumbai: CST heritage tiles, buried for 50 years, unearthed intact; Rajendra B Aklekar; Mid-Day

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

The Minton tiles, which were part and parcel of iconic 19th-century buildings across the world, will now be restored in all their former glory.

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Did you know these 4 fascinating facts about Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji terminus?; Abhishek Mande Bhot; India.com

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Why was Mumbai CST called Bori Bunder? Bet you didn’t know that! Read on!

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Mumbai Multiplex | The line starts here; Supriya Nair; Live Mint

India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

The ‘heritage wing’ of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a railway enthusiast’s dream.

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