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Technology could cut train crews from 2 to 1 but is it safe?

New technologies, like one coming up in the US, could cut train crews to 1 but labour groups see an increase in chances of accidents.

19 Jan 2020 3:00 PM

Denied ID card, Uttarakhand man sets train coach on fire: Police

Police is conducting further investigation in the matter and finding out whether the accused has any criminal record.

29 Nov 2019 10:21 AM

15 dead, 58 injured as 2 trains collide in Bangladesh

The circumstances surrounding the accident were under investigation, a railway official told reporters.

12 Nov 2019 10:34 AM

At least 65 killed as Pakistan train catches fire after gas canister blast

Some passengers were cooking breakfast when the gas cylinder exploded, the report said.

31 Oct 2019 10:40 AM

Train compartment catches fire at New Delhi railway station; no casualty reported

The fire has been extinguished. Twelve fire tenders were rushed to the spot, a fire department official said.

06 Sep 2019 3:02 PM

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RPF constable saves life of passenger slipped between train and track in Hyd

The incident took place at Nampally railway station in Hyderabad on Thursday.

30 Aug 2019 12:43 PM

Thar Express departs for Karachi on time but uncertainty looms

Hindu Singh Sodha, president of the Seemant Lok Sangthan, said it would be unfortunate if train falls victim to the recent turn of events.

10 Aug 2019 8:26 AM

UP woman, daughter killed while chasing robbers in Delhi-Kota train

An RPF official said one ambulance was rushed to the spot soon after they were informed about the incident.

04 Aug 2019 12:28 PM

Delhi man pulls emergency chain of train to let mother finish breakfast, held

Arora chose to pull the chain and "make it halt for extra minutes before they got down".

05 Jul 2019 1:35 PM

Watch: Water gushes from AC duct in Sanghamitra superfast express, video goes viral

The passenger who recorded the video can be heard saying that water might be coming from the bathroom.

03 Jul 2019 4:28 PM

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Indian family racially abused on train in Ireland

Prasun Bhattachrjee said the abuse continued as the man sat with them and continued to insult them all the way to Dublin.

21 Jun 2019 4:37 PM

Train accident averted on Mumbai-Pune route due to CCTV cameras

A huge boulder fell on the track near Lonavala around 8.15 pm Thursday, which held up Mumbai-Kolhapur Sahyadri Express for over two hours.

15 Jun 2019 12:39 PM

14 injured as driverless train goes wrong way in Japan

Mikami added that the operator has shut down the line and it was uncertain when services would be resumed.

02 Jun 2019 1:18 PM

UK train driver mistakenly broadcasts porn over sound system, video goes viral

The South Western Railway has apologised and said it was investigating the matter.

16 May 2019 2:49 PM

Train crushes 2 tiger cubs near Chandrapur in Maharashtra

AAP leader in Mumbai, Priti Sharma Menon, questioned whether they belonged to Avni.

16 Nov 2018 8:30 PM

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Woman gives birth to baby boy on Paris train

French capital's transport network offers newborn boy free rail travel until he turns 25.

19 Jun 2018 8:28 AM

Eco-friendly plates to replace polymer ones on premium trains

The scheme was recently started on a trial basis on the Sealdah Rajdhani, where passengers were being served in plates made of 'bagasse'.

03 May 2018 9:21 PM

Rajasthan: Alwar govt school classrooms look like train, verandah as platform

School principal Purushottam Gupta said they have transformed the school into train to increase the number of students.

10 Apr 2018 5:15 PM

Blind man left in tears as London commuters refuse to give up disability seats

Former doctor Amit Patel was left struggling to find anything to hold onto as his guide dog ‘slid’ around the wet floor of carriage.

30 Mar 2018 3:25 PM

Short commute boost more happiness than sex

The report suggested that the link is due to a sense of time pressure with commuters of long stretches.

31 Jan 2018 7:06 PM

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