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Train crashes into a platform in New Jersey
09 May 2011
New Jersey: On Sunday, around 30 people have been injured in the train. The train hit a rubberized barrier
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Six killed Tourist Train accident in Taiwan
27 April 2011
Taiwan: Around six people killed in an accident of tourist train in Taiwan. According to the officials the accident occurred at the populer moun  read more...
Train crash injured 70 in Argentina
05 April 2011
Argentina: On Monday, A locomotive train collided with a passenger train. The passenger train was carrying around 250 people in the town of Monasterio, Argenti  read more...
Delhi Airport Metro Express to Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3
23 February 2011
New Delhi : The Airport Metro Express which will connect Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 will begin its operations from 2 p.m. today. This Metro line i  read more...
Bomb scare freezes Rajiv Chowk metro station in New Delhi
28 January 2011
New Delhi: Rajiv Chowk, the busiest Metro station with a daily footfall of 5 lakh commuters, was paralysed for an hour on Thursday afternoon as security personnel combed the premises after a bomb aler  read more...
Fog disrupts flights and trains in Eastern India
15 January 2011
Kolkata: In the season's worst weather related disruption of flights and train services, over two score flights and several suburban and long-distance trains were held up in the morning due to dense f  read more...
Cold wave disrupts trains and flights schedule in North India
11 January 2011
India: Freezing winter in north India has affected trains services and flights badly. Many trains have been cancelled and flights delayed due to fog. Trains like Purshottam Express, Swaraj Express and  read more...
Train schedule disrupted due to dense fog in North India
10 January 2011
New Delhi: On Sunday, dense fog across north India threw train traffic out of gear, triggering inordinate delays and rescheduling of more than 40 trains from here.
Delhi Metro airport line likely to open next week
07 January 2011
New Delhi: Delhi Metro high-speed Airport Express Line underwent a second safety check Friday and the corridor is expected to begin operations by next week, said an official of Reliance Infrastructure  read more...
Bomb explodes on Kolkata railway track
07 January 2011
Kolkata: Today, a 50 year old man was killed and two women were injured when a bomb, kept in a tiffin box exploded near the Baidyabati railway station in Hooghly district.

China to open Beijing Shanghai high speed rail in June
05 January 2011
China will open its $33 billion high-speed rail link between Beijing and Shanghai in June, cutting the journey between the two cities in half to less than five hours.

Rail passengers hit by fares hike
03 January 2011
UK:Inflation busting rises in rail and Tube fares have taken effect with some mainline season tickets going up almost 13%.

Passenger groups have reacted with f  read more...
Delhi to Jaipur rail services restored
30 December 2010
New Delhi: The railways has restored train services between Delhi and Jaipur after the Gujjar protesters cleared from the tracks.

It said several of the trains  read more...
Israeli train catches fire injuring 48
28 December 2010
Israel:  As per the emergency services, in an accident in the north of Tel Aviv an Israeli passenger train carrying 400 passengers caught fire tod  read more...
Fog again hits flights and trains in Delhi
28 December 2010
New Delhi: A blinding fog Monday morning hit hard the capital disrupting air, rail and road traffic in a major way and in parts of north India, amid warnings that fog was here to stay for some days.read more...
Fog disrupts train traffic in north India
27 December 2010
New Delhi: Heavy fog over north India on Monday disrupted train schedules leading to rescheduling of five trains and delaying 55 others.

55 trains are running   read more...
Trains to Delhi got rescheduled due to fog
22 December 2010
New Delhi: On Tuesday, heavy fog in north Delhi and an agitation by Gujjars threw the train schedule out of gear. Mumbai Rajdhani and August Kranti Rajdhani including at least 10 Northern Railways tra  read more...
Indian Railways struck in Fog
15 December 2010
New Delhi: Several trains on important routes are getting delayed by 12 hours due to fog all across north India. 

Trains delayed by seven to nine hours are:
Snow Disrupts Trains and Planes Across Europe
04 December 2010
Snowstorms and freezing temperatures are disrupting travel across Europe for a fifth day as airports cancel flights and train operators limit services.

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Passengers soon allowed guns on most Amtrak trains
03 December 2010
Sacramento: Passengers will soon be able to carry guns in checked baggage aboard Amtrak trains. Gun rights advocates pushed Congress to reverse a near-decade-long gun ban on the government-owned r  read more...
Railways roll out Indias first double decker train
18 October 2010
Union Railway Minister lived up to her promise, as the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) rolled out the first air-conditioned double-decker train of eight coaches in Kapurthala district of Jalandhar on Saturda  read more...
Chinese rail link right up to Arunachal
15 October 2010
China recently started work on extending its rail link in Lhasa to its border with Nepal, but for India it might just be a red herring. Beijing is simultaneously working on bringing its rail link righ  read more...
Seven killed as Rajdhani hits autorickshaw in Bihar
09 October 2010
At least seven persons were  killed when Dibrugarh-New Delhi Rajdhani Express rammed into an autorickshaw carrying them at an unmanned level crossing in Katihar district.

Common Wealth Games events to hit Metro service
08 October 2010
Delhi may not have seen traffic chaos on its roads in recent past to the tune it is likely to witness on Sunday, when the Capital is going to host the cycling competitions.

Indonesia train crash kills dozens
02 October 2010
At least 35 passengers got killed in a train crash near the Indonesian city of Pemlang in Central Java province.  Dead bodies are still trapped in the trains and dozens more are feared hurt.
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Unique national ID numbers for Mumbai local trains
28 September 2010
Indian Railways has decided to have a unique national identity for every local train on the basis of its route and feature so that it can be identified and tracked from anywhere in the country. Top bo  read more...
Rohilkhand express derails at Kanshiram Nagar in Uttar Pradesh
25 September 2010
The Rohilkhand Express train derailed in the Uttar Pradesh's Kanshiram Nagar District on Friday.

Four carriages of the train derailed as the tracks near the Na  read more...
7 elephants die after train hits herd
24 September 2010
In West Bengal, seven elephants were killed and one injured when a speeding goods train hit the animals while they were crossing the railway tracks near Binnaguri in Jalpaiguri district.

News for Train derailed in Dantewada no casualty so far
23 September 2010
One bogie and engine of the Kirandul-Vishakhapatnam passenger train got derailed at Chhatisgarh's Naxal-affected Dantewada district on Thursday.

The incident   read more...
Himachal landslide Snapped Rail Traffic
23 September 2010
 Traffic on the Kalka-Shimla railway line was snapped Thursday following massive landslides on the track triggered by heavy rainfall in the region in the past few days.

Floods throw train schedules out of gear
21 September 2010
Northern and North Central Railway cancelled several trains bound for Dehradun and Haridwar on Monday, while a few others were diverted or short-terminated at various stations.

Fire under New York bridge
21 September 2010
A large fire under a bridge sent billowing smoke over New York and shut down commuter rail service between Manhattan and the northern suburbs for over two hours on Monday.

Train accident in Madhya Pradesh
20 September 2010
At least 15 people are feared dead and 40 others are injured after the Gwalior Intercity Express was hit by a goods train at Badarwaas in Shivpuri, Madhya pradesh.

Indian Railways Quota For Foreign Tourist
15 September 2010
There are various trains which have a special quota booked for the foreign tourists. Foreign Tourists can avail of this facility by making a payment in US Dollars or Pound Sterling.

Metro to Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport
14 September 2010
Good news for passengers traveling to Delhi, the capital of India. Now the Metro of Delhi is going to connect Indira Gandhi International Airport in September 2010.

25 trains cancelled due to Yamuna flood situation in Delhi
11 September 2010
The capital of India Delhi several parts have been flooded by the rising Yamuna.

Low Lying areas near the river, including  Usmanpur Pusta, Shastri Nagar,  read more...
London Tube Shut Down due to Strike
08 September 2010
 Millions of Londoners struggled to get to work by road, rail, boat and bicycle on Tuesday as a strike by London Underground workers shut down much of the city's underground system caused severe   read more...
New Delhi Gaya Mahabodhi Express Derailed
02 September 2010
A New Delhi - Gaya Mahabodhi Express derailed from the track few kilometers away from the Ghaziabad Junction on Wednesday. No one hurt in the incident, Railway traffic held up for a couple of hours. T  read more...
News Rajdhani Train Accident averted engine derails
31 August 2010
An alert driver on Monday averted a major train accident by using emergency brake when the Howrah bound down Rajdhani Express developed a technical snag outside Baruipur station in Hooghly district re  read more...
Major train accident in Howrah averted
22 August 2010
A major accident was averted when two trains moving in opposite directions came on the same tracks at Sankrail in the Howrah - Kharagpur division today when the driver of a train apparently overshoot   read more...
Delhi Andhra Pradesh Express train stopped after the bomb hoax call
19 August 2010
A hoax call about bomb planted in the Delhi - Andhra Pradesh Express, the train was stopped immediately after the call on Wednesday.

The train was stopped&nbs  read more...
Proof of Identity require for Travelling by Indian Railways
17 August 2010
It is the major relief that the Indian Railways has start accepting credit cards issued by banks with laminated photograph as proof for the passenger on Aug 6, this is good for those passengers who do  read more...
Special Shatabadi Train will be launch in between Delhi and Agra
17 August 2010
A special Shatabadi train is going to be launch in between Delhi and Agra from October 3rd to facilitate the comuters specially visiting Taj Mahal during the common wealth games.

Women in veils denied bus ride in United Kingdom
24 July 2010
 Metroline , The London bus company said in a statement on Friday that it had claim by two Muslim women that they were not allowed to get on a bus in the c  read more...
Japanese woman dies many injured in Swiss train accident
24 July 2010
64-year-old Japanese woman from Hyogo Prefecture died and 42 others, mostly Japanese Tourist, were injured in a train accident Friday in the alpine canton of Va  read more...
Bengal Train Accident Uttarbanga Express and Vananchal Express
19 July 2010
Two trains got collide in Bengal, India today morning. The impact was too high that one train went on the top of the bridge.

Railway Minister, Mamata Banerjee   read more...
 
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