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Uttar Pradesh to get highest share of modernisation funds allocated to Railways

India TV 05 Feb 2023
This time, the Centre has announced a budget of Rs 2.4 lakh crore for the Railways ... According to Indian Railways, this time the budget allocation has been the highest in the history ... According to Railways, this is almost 9 times increase from 2013-14 and 51 per cent increase from 2022-23 ... Similarly, Punjab has got 21 times more railway budget.
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Blaze from 50-car train derailment in Ohio still burning

The Observer 05 Feb 2023
About 50 cars derailed in East Palestine at about 9pm EST on Friday as a train was carrying products from Madison, Illinois, to Conway, Pennsylvania, rail operator Norfolk Southern said on Saturday ... The rail operator ... “The rail car that was carrying that is doing its job,” he said.
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East Palestine, Ohio, 50-car train derailment fire keeps burning

New York Post 05 Feb 2023
Fire Chief Keith Drabick noted that officials were concerned about a rail car carrying a shipment of the chemical vinyl chloride, which has been linked to increased risk of liver cancer, according to National Cancer Institute, but noted that the safety features of the were still functioning.
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Beijing Winter Games has left rich legacy

China.dot.org 05 Feb 2023
Another very important aspect of the Games was the transportation of the athletes, international media persons and the public to the venues from Beijing and other locations through the state-of-the-art, high-speed rail system that cut travel time from Beijing to Zhangjiakou from three hours to only 47 minutes.
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A monorail leads way in Chongqing's expanding rail industry

Xinhua 04 Feb 2023
"Due to Chongqing's special terrain, there lies huge space for us to develop multiple rail transit models and eco-friendly, intelligent, and low-carbon power supply systems for the sector," said Pan Gaofeng, general manager of Chongqing CRRC Times Electric Technology Co., Ltd., ...
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RRTS: After Delhi-Meerut, Delhi-Alwar, Delhi-Panipat, 5 more corridors planned; check full list

DNA India 04 Feb 2023
A Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) network across the Delhi NCR (National Capital Region) is being developed by National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) for better connectivity and access. Under RRTS, the semi-high-speed rail runs 3 times faster than the metro with a top speed of 180 km/h and an operation speed of 160 km/h.
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50-car train derailment causes big fire, evacuations in Ohio

East Bay Times 04 Feb 2023
EST Friday as a train was carrying a variety of products from Madison, Illinois, to Conway, Pennsylvania, rail operator Norfolk Southern said Saturday ... Fire Chief Keith Drabick said officials were most concerned about a shipment of the chemical vinyl chloride, but safety features of the rail car carrying that were still functioning.
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Caltrans starts work on Sacramento River Bridge in Red Bluff

Red Bluff Daily News 04 Feb 2023
A concrete barrier or k-rail will be placed between the number two lane and shoulder on the bridge for both the northbound and southbound lanes during these operations, the release said. While no mainline lane closures are planned during daytime hours, motorists are advised to drive slowly and watch for personnel working behind the k-rail.
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Police beat 2/4/23

Log Cabin Democrat 04 Feb 2023
Andy’s damage ... Police spoke to the manager who said that a car damaged the railing of the restaurant’s drive-thru ... At the time, the manager could not give police an estimate on how much the damage was going to cost ... .
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Buffalo Mass Mob Heads South of the Border

Buffalo Rising 04 Feb 2023
And vice-versa ... gift in which all fortune God gave us ... He seemed to be in his element in his hometown, and some of the group had a hard time keeping up with him. As a long-time advocate for greenways and trails, I loved it. Since then I have returned to Lackawanna several times to explore nature along Smoke’s Creek and several abandoned rail corridors.
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Saudi Arabia, GCC taking holistic, far-sighted approach to city building, expert says

Arab News 04 Feb 2023
So I think you’re going to begin seeing a lot of that, particularly GCC-wide (and) it’s going to serve the function of transporting commodities and everything else, but at the same time, they have the ability to encourage people to travel by rail and I think that will come,” he said.
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From Bush to Trump to Jan. 6: The rise and fall of 'constitutional conservatism'

Raw Story 04 Feb 2023
... realm, it's no accident that he's being sued into bankruptcy for his gaslighting on gun violence, at essentially the same time as the Supreme Court's right-wing majority has gone off the rails with its Bruen ruling, dramatically expanding the scope of the Second Amendment.
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Across China: A monorail leads way in Chongqing's expanding rail industry

Xinhua 03 Feb 2023
"Due to Chongqing's special terrain, there lies huge space for us to develop multiple rail transit models and eco-friendly, intelligent, and low-carbon power supply systems for the sector," said Pan Gaofeng, general manager of Chongqing CRRC Times Electric Technology Co., Ltd., ...
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Extreme cold could slow MBTA trains down, GM says

Boston Herald 03 Feb 2023
Extreme cold temperatures may cause “rail breaks” over the next two days, leading to slower trip times for trains that have to travel over those impacted areas ... When this occurs, the T’s track teams have to heat up the rail, to allow it to expand, which closes the joint or gap in the rail.
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Mumbai train network with funds from budget

Hindustan Times 03 Feb 2023
With elections coming up, Mumbai has been showered with mega funds to improve its suburban rail system ... Maharashtra received ₹13,539 crore, a whopping 11 times more than what it got in 2009-14. The Maharashtra government is also to provide ₹1,101 crore to the Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation (MRVC), a joint venture between the state and Indian Railways.

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