Metro rail, pending projects to take off – Deccan Herald

Deccan HeraldMetro rail, pending projects to take offDeccan HeraldWith Jayalalitha back at the helm of the Tamil Nadu government, several major projects, including Chennai Metro Rail which is ready for unveiling, are expected to take off immediately. S…

Solons hit DOTC for deteriorating condition of metro trains – Inquirer.net


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Solons hit DOTC for deteriorating condition of metro trains
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Following the series of technical glitches and accidents that hit metro’s railways systems, two lawmakers said the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC) should be held liable for the trains‘ deteriorating condition. Bayan Muna …
LRTA still probing collisionPhilippine Star
2 LRT trains collide in CaloocanSun.Star
‘MRT, LRT safety is govt’s concern’Manila Standard Today
CNN -Rappler
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First Metro Rail all set to roll out soon – The Hindu

First Metro Rail all set to roll out soonThe HinduClearance has been granted for commencing operation of the first Metro Rail service in Chennai between Koyambedu and Alandur, nearly six years after its launch. But the clearance is conditional: from Ko…

Metro’s new rail lines open Saturday – Chron.com


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Metro’s new rail lines open Saturday
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Saturday is the day Houston goes from having a light rail line to a light rail system. After years of controversy and delay, Metro is opening its Green and Purple lines with a host of community events, culminating with a sold-out concert at BBVA
Metro troubles mountMontgomery County Sentinel
(Train)ing Ourselves to Confront Modern Mass TransitCity Watch
Metro: residual delays after power problem affected 3 linesBeaumont Enterprise
Washington Post (blog)
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Police: Boy safe after taken by father from Metro train – WTOP


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Police: Boy safe after taken by father from Metro train
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According to the boy’s mother, Dajuan Goode showed up at the King Street Metro stop where Damian and his mother were waiting for a train. They all boarded a train together but once on board, Goode and the boy’s mother argued, Stessel says.
Father who police say abducted 5-year-old son on Metro is arrestedWashington Post
Boy Safe, Father In Custody After Alleged Parental Abduction On MetroDCist.com

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