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Hong Kong protesters disrupt train services, cause commuter chaos

Hong Kong protesters disrupt train services, cause commuter chaos

Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters blocked train services during the early morning rush hour on Tuesday, causing commuter chaos in the latest anti-government campaign to roil the former British colony.

Helicopters rescue passengers on stranded Indian train

Helicopters rescue passengers on stranded Indian train

Indian navy helicopters and emergency service boats came to the rescue of about 700 people stuck on a train caught in floods near Mumbai on Saturday.

Suspected arson on Italian high-speed train line creates travel chaos

Suspected arson on Italian high-speed train line creates travel chaos

A fire in a switch box has caused massive delays and chaos on a main train route in Italy on Monday.

Four passengers die in 'unbearable' heat on Indian train

Four passengers die in 'unbearable' heat on Indian train

Four people died in 'unbearable' heat while travelling by train in northern India, which has been in the grip of a heatwave for two weeks, officials and passengers said Tuesday.

Three selfie-crazy Indian teens crushed by train

Three selfie-crazy Indian teens crushed by train

Three teenagers were killed while taking selfies on a railway track in India, the country which researchers say has the worst record for selfie-related deaths.

14 injured after train derails in northern India

14 injured after train derails in northern India

At least 14 people were injured early Saturday when a passenger train derailed in India's northern state of Uttar Pradesh, officials said.

Kim Jong Un boards train for North Korea after Trump talks fail

Kim Jong Un boards train for North Korea after Trump talks fail

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un boarded his train to return to Pyongyang on Saturday, two days after nuclear disarmament talks with US President Donald Trump collapsed in Hanoi.

German high-speed train derails in Basel, no injuries reported

German high-speed train derails in Basel, no injuries reported

A high-speed train from Germany derailed in the Swiss city of Basel late Sunday, a spokesman for German rail company Deutsche Bahn said, but no injuries have been reported.

Six killed as train derails in eastern India

Six killed as train derails in eastern India

At least six passengers were killed and more than 20 injured Sunday after an express train derailed in eastern India's Bihar state, officials said.

Sri Lanka train kills mother elephant, two calves

Sri Lanka train kills mother elephant, two calves

The train was derailed and several tankers began spilling fuel, police said.

Turkey train disaster leaves 24 dead, hundreds hurt

Turkey train disaster leaves 24 dead, hundreds hurt

The train, with over 360 people on board, was travelling from the Edirne region on the Greek and Bulgarian borders to Istanbul's Halkali station.

All aboard! Hello Kitty bullet train debuts in Japan

All aboard! Hello Kitty bullet train debuts in Japan

A sleek ‘Hello Kitty’ bullet train festooned with images of the global icon from Japan began services on Saturday, drawing hundreds of fans to its opening ceremony.