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A train crash near Montpellier in southern France has left eight people seriously injured and around 50 slightly hurt or suffering from shock.
Eight people have been seriously injured and around 50 slightly hurt after a train hit a fallen tree near Montpellier in southern France.
In Switzerland at least six people have suffered burn and knife wounds after a man set fire to a liquid inside a train carriage near Salez and stabbed several passengers according to St Gallen…
Hundreds of thousands of train commuters in London and southern England have been left facing misery on the first day of a five-day stoppage.
A veterinarian with a tranquiliser gun is the only hunter in this Kenyan wildlife reserve. The quarry is a female elephant in Tsavo National Park
People passing by a Chicago train station were in for a shock on Sunday.
Eurotunnel has lowered its profit forecast for 2016 and 2017 because the Brexit vote caused the value of the pound to drop.
The day before the Euro 2016 football championship kicks off, the French government was working overtime to settle a dispute with the state rail company…
Switzerland's Gothard tunnel has opened. It is world's longest and deepest train tunnel.
The Gotthard Tunnel in Switzerland has officially opened in a ceremony celebrating the money and manpower that went into making the world's longest rail tunnel.
Workers of France’s state-owned railway, SNCF, have gone on strike over controversial new labour reforms as well as issues over working hours and…
SNCF workers begun unlimited strike Aviation unions to walkout June 3 to 5 Governtment calls for talks with CGT French unions have upped the ante and launched an indefinite strike, targeting nat
An unprecedented feat of engineering will be unveiled to the world on June 1, 2016: the Gotthard Base railway tunnel.
Eurostar passenger numbers fell in the first three months of this year linked to the terror attacks in Paris and Brussels, but bookings are strong for Euro 2016 football matches.
French transport workers on the railways and roads have delivered a patchy response to the Communist CGT union’s call for strike action to protest against labour law…
Rail boss Christian Kern will become Austria’s next chancellor, after the Social Democratic Party (SPO) united behind him as its choice to lead the
A truck had broken down on a crossing and there was no time for an emergency stop.
Eurostar's profits dropped last year. It has blamed the Paris terrorist attacks, disruptions from migrants getting on to French train tracks and the stronger value of the pound.
France has been hit by widespread disruption caused by two separate strikes which have cut transport services and brought protesting workers onto the
Water was the battle zone on Tuesday in the lagoon city of Venice, as protesters in small boats confronted police. The aquatic activists object to
The Flying Scotsman – one of the world’s most famous steam locomotives – set off from London on Thursday on its first journey following a 10-year
Tens of thousands of rail passengers in China have been left stranded after adverse weather delayed trains. In what’s known as the world’s largest
One of Britain’s most iconic steam trains the Flying Scotsman has completed a successful test run after a six million euro refit. It was the first
Why such crowds in the Pyongyang Metro? According to these images filmed by the official news agency, inhabitants of the North Korean capital took to
A strike on Belgium’s railways is set to disrupt both national and international rail travel for two whole days. French speaking unions have called
Authorities in Germany shut down two train stations in Munich an hour before midnight last night after what police said was a tip-off about an
An italian writer has been cleared of a charge of inciting sabotage by encouraging protests against the planned high-speed train linking Lyon and
Spanish officials say deliberate sabotage of fibre-optic cables led to traffic chaos on the high-speed rail system in Catalonia on Thursday (October
France train attack hero Spencer Stone has been repeatedly stabbed in the US city of Sacramento. American network NBC reported Stone was stabbed on