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North Korean train makes first crossing into China since Covid border lockdown

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A North Korean cargo train has reportedly pulled into a Chinese border town in what would be the first confirmed crossing since its anti-coronavirus border lockdowns began. North Korea has not officially reported any ...

Woman pushed to her death in front of New York subway train

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A woman was pushed to her death in front of a subway train at New York’s Times Square station. The man believed responsible for the incident on Saturday morning fled the scene but turned himself in to transit police a...

Train smashes into crashed plane seconds after pilot is rescued – video

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Police in Los Angeles pulled a pilot from a plane that had crashed on to rail tracks near Whiteman airport in Pacoima just moments before it was hit by an incoming train.Video showed the train ramming into the wreckag...

Train smashes into crashed plane moments after pilot is rescued – video

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Police in Los Angeles pulled a pilot from a plane that had crashed on to rail tracks near Whiteman airport in Pacoima just moments before it was hit by an incoming train.Video showed the train ramming into the wreckag...

Pilot from crashed plane in US pulled to safety moments before train hit

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Police in Los Angeles, California, pulled the pilot from a crash-landed Cessna seconds before the aircraft was hit by a train, sending debris flying in all directions. Dramatic video obtained by Reuters shows several ...

UK train operators cut hundreds of services owing to staff shortage

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Hundreds of daily train services across England, Scotland and Wales are being removed from timetables in an attempt to improve reliability after weeks of cancellations at short notice, according to rail firms. At leas...

UK train services hit ahead of Christmas as Covid causes staff shortages

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Staff shortages caused by a jump in Covid cases have started to impact UK train services ahead of the annual festive getaway, with rail operators across the country announcing cancellations for the rest of the week un...

6 of the best new European train journeys for 2022

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For the second December in succession, Europe’s rail operators face an end-of-year balancing act. The 2022 rail schedules came into force across Europe on 12 December, but train companies are unsure whether to shout a...

Australia news live updates: teachers, train and bus drivers go on strike in NSW

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Teachers say the government has failed to address unsustainable workloads, uncompetitive salaries and staff shortages, while transport workers walk off over a dispute over pay and conditions. Follow all the day’s deve...

New UK rail travel platform promises to plant a tree for every train ticket sold

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A new train ticketing platform launching today is promising to plant a tree for every ticket it sells, which it hopes will appeal to passengers who care about climate change. Trainhugger says it will use 50p out of ea...

David Longdon, frontman of prog rock band Big Big Train, dies aged 56

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David Longdon, the frontman and multi-instrumentalist with British prog rock band Big Big Train, has died aged 56. Longdon died in a Nottingham hospital on 20 November following an accident, the group said in a statem...

Japanese train driver sues after wages docked 28p over one-minute delay

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A train driver in Japan is suing his employer after it docked ¥43 (28p) from his wages over a one-minute delay that he claims was not his fault. West Japan Railway Company (JR West) said it withheld the tiny sum by ap...

Several people ‘severely injured’ in knife attack on German train

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A knife attack on a high-speed train in the German state of Bavaria has left three people “severely injured”, with the alleged perpetrator quickly arrested. A spokesperson for the Bavarian Red Cross, which has 110 res...

Salisbury train crash may have been caused by leaves on line

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Leaves on the line may have been behind a train crash at Salisbury that left 13 passengers needing hospital treatment and a driver with life-changing injuries, it has emerged. Inspectors from the Rail Accident Investi...

Does Salisbury train crash point to wider problems on the network?

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Rail accident inspectors have said it is too early to release indications of what caused the collision between two trains at Salisbury on Sunday evening. But by now CCTV and data logs from signals and trains are likel...

Salisbury train crash: ‘detailed and forensic’ investigation begins

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Rail investigators are urgently trying to establish the cause of a collision between two trains that led to at least 13 people needing hospital treatment. Firefighters and other emergency workers evacuated 100 people ...

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