Keeping the rail budget in mind, our readers wanted to know what new initiatives the Union government had undertaken this year. These were some of the most read stories on hindustantimes.com:
First glimpse of genius lost forever
Tendulkar-Kambli record 664-run partnership was a feat the cricket world has taken note of. Ironically, there remains no official record of the same today in the backyard of where it was achieved. Read more
High points of rail budget: free wi-fi, new ticketing system
Without increasing the passanger fare, rail budget 2013 has proposed initiatives to please passengers like next-generation ticketing system, free wi-fi in select trains and modern kitchens with strict quality control. Read more .
Chris Brown regrets attacking Rihanna
Rapper Chris Brown says physically assaulted singer Rihanna Rihanna is the deepest regret of his life and has vowed never to hurt her again. Read more .
Woman cop held for sending vulgar SMSes to bureaucrat
A Bihar woman constable has been arrested for sending vulgar SMSes and repeatedly calling an IAS probationer posted in Kishanganj on his official cell number, said police on Tuesday. Read more .