Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road, 23 dead

Image Source : AP Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road, 23 dead.   An elevated section of the Mexico City metro collapsed and sent a subway car plunging toward a busy boulevard late Monday, killing at least 23 people and injuring about 70, city officials said. Rescuers searched a car left dangling from the … Read more

Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 15 dead – Times of India

Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 15 dead - Times of India

Video showed at least one broken train partially suspended and a car trapped under rubble. AP Photo MEXICO CITY: An overpass in Mexico City‘s metro collapsed Monday night, sending a train plunging toward a road, trapping at least one car under rubble and killing at least 15 people, authorities said. Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said 70 … Read more

Ride Sharing Services Add to Road Congestion, New Study Finds

Ride Sharing Services Add to Road Congestion, New Study Finds

Do ride-sharing companies like Uber and others lead to traffic jams? A new study carried out in America, looking at the industry leaders Uber and Lyft, says that these transport network companies (TNCs) have intensified urban transport challenges since their debut in the US. Those involved in the study said that they examined three aspects … Read more

Watch: Avalanche Blocks Road At Kinnaur In Himachal Pradesh

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Avalanche in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur blocked roads Hailstorm, rain and snowfall in Shimla and parts of Himachal Pradesh caused landslides, blocked roads and damaged crops and property. According to officials, an avalanche in Kinnaur blocked the national highway and rockslides caused massive damage to property and killed livestock. Shimla received 83 mm rainfall in the … Read more

EC’s Crackdown on Road Shows, Big Poll Rallies Appears Too Late As Cases Spiral in Bengal

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The Election Commission (EC) has banned all road shows as well as public meetings with over 500 people in West Bengal, soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi called off his poll campaign in the state. But Bengal’s Covid numbers reviewed by News18 show the poll watchdog’s action on Thursday could be a case of closing … Read more

“Won’t Be Bullied”: Australia To China After Scrapping Belt And Road Deal

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“This scheme is very focused on Australia’s national interest,” Australia’s Foreign Minister had said. Beijing, China: China on Thursday said Australia’s sudden scrapping of a Belt and Road Initiative deal risked “serious harm” to relations and warned of retaliatory actions, but Canberra insisted it would not be bullied. The federal government pulled the deal with … Read more

Railways Chips in to Mitigate Passengers’ Woes as Karnataka Road Transport Employees Strike Enters Second Day

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The Indian Railways on Thursday chipped in to mitigate the passengers’ woes in the wake of state-owned transport corporations employees’ strike, which entered the second day over salary-related issues. On the request of the Karnataka Chief Secretary, the Railway Board approved running of special trains to various destinations in Karnataka from Thursday to April 14. … Read more

India holds world record for fastest road construction: Nitin Gadkari – Times of India

India holds world record for fastest road construction: Nitin Gadkari - Times of India

LUCKNOW: With the construction of a 2.5 km 4-lane concrete road and a 1-lane 25-km bitumen Solapur-Bijapur road within 24 hours, India has made three world records, said Union minister for road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday. “We made three world records this month. India now holds the world record for the fastest … Read more

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