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Thousands of Canadian National Railway workers go on strike

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

About 3,000 workers of Canadian National Railway, the country’s largest railroad operator, ......

UAE’s Etihad Rail awards $436 mln contract to Hitachi Rail

Wednesday, 09 October 2019

The United Arab Emirates’ Etihad Rail on Wednesday said it awarded a 1.6 billion dirhams ($436 ......

Can Tokyo’s efficient rail system handle Olympic strain?

Friday, 16 August 2019

First, Tokyo Olympic fans will have to find scarce tickets and pay the price. Then there’s the ......

With world’s 4th largest rail network, India flags off first Railway University

Monday, 24 December 2018

India is now home to its first Railway University, the National Rail and Transportation Institute ......

German rail strike halts trains nationwide

Monday, 10 December 2018

Germany was plunged into transport chaos Monday as most train services were halted by a ......

Google powers Indian Railways’ cultural heritage virtual tour

Thursday, 18 October 2018

In operation for over 160 years, Indian Railways boasts of a rich rail heritage and legacy. It ......

WATCH: Pakistan’s oldest train, railway station tell tales of the British Raj

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Golra Sharif railway station in Pakistan has existed since 1881. It houses a museum with items from ......

Full steam ahead: India’s first women-run train station blazes a trail

Monday, 15 October 2018

As Chandra Kala heard the blaring horns of a train, she quickened her pace, zig-zagged and elbowed ......

Saudi King Salman launches Haramain high-speed rail project

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia, launched a high-speed railway linking Mecca and ......

Saudi high-speed rail line to start operating in September

Thursday, 17 May 2018

A high-speed railway linking Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia, which has been plagued by delays, ......

India’s runaway train rolls for 12 kms without engine

Sunday, 08 April 2018

India’s railway ministry said Sunday a “ghastly” accident was narrowly avoided ......

28 million Indians apply for railway jobs paying $300 per month

Monday, 02 April 2018

Since Indian Railways posted 90,000 vacancies in February, mostly jobs for engine workers and ......

UAE will have rail link with Saudi Arabia by the end of Dec 2021

Monday, 12 March 2018

The United Arab Emirates will have a rail link with Saudi Arabia by the end of December 2021, a ......

Train-related selfie death toll rising in India despite minister’s appeal

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

More people are killed in India while taking selfies – especially with trains – than in ......

Egypt signs memo with China on $739 mln for rail link to new capital

Wednesday, 06 September 2017

Egypt signed a memorandum of understanding with China on Tuesday for Beijing to finance a rail link ......

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