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  • Japan to offer bullet train with footbath

    Japan to offer bullet train with footbath

    Japan's super-speed bullet train is to offer passengers a chance to soothe their tired feet as they zip through the countryside, in a carriage equipped with footbaths.

  • Karnataka plans bullet trains to Mysore, Chennai

    Karnataka plans bullet trains to Mysore, Chennai

    Karnataka plans to operate bullet trains from Bangalore to Mysore and Chennai, with the help of Japanese technology and funds, to decongest the city and facilitate speedy intra and inter-state travel, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said today.

  • When Hugh Jackman nearly broke his neck

    When Hugh Jackman nearly broke his neck

    Hollywood star Hugh Jackman narrowly escaped a bad neck injury when a stunt on top of a train almost went wrong during the shooting of The Wolverine.

  • Japan unveils 500 kmph bullet train

    Fast and Furious! Japan has unveiled its new "levitating" bullet train, designed to travel at speeds of up to 500 kmph, which has undergone its first test on tracks.

  • World War II bombshell stops bullet train in Japan

    An unexploded World War II shell that was discovered just metres (yards) from a busy rail track halted high speed trains in Japan today, as bomb disposal experts moved in to detonate it.

  • Japan and India to carry out high-speed rail study

    Japan and India to carry out high-speed rail study

    Japan and India agreed on Wednesday to carry out a joint feasibility study on India's first high-speed railway, a move which could make Japanese bullet train technology the favourite for any contract.

  • World War II shells disrupt Japan bullet trains

    Japanese troops removed two unexploded wartime bombs in central and western Japan on Sunday, forcing thousands of residents to evacuate their homes and disrupting bullet train services.

  • World's longest bullet train service begins in China

    China has started service of the world's longest high-speed rail route, the latest milestone in the country's rapid and -- sometimes troubled -- super fast rail network.

  • India in talks to buy first bullet trains: Report

    India in talks to buy first bullet trains: Report

    India is in talks to buy its first bullet trains for the nation's creaking and accident-prone network, but the new fleet will run at only a fraction of its top speed, a report said on Wednesday.

  • Kerala's high speed rail project to be on track soon

    Billed as the biggest and most expensive infrastructure project conceived by Kerala, a high speed rail corridor for India's first bullet train is one of the mega projects the state plans to implement.

  • Profit Top 10: Sensex sees biggest rally in 2012; CBI probes bank loan frauds

    Profit Top 10: Sensex sees biggest rally in 2012; CBI probes bank loan frauds

    If you missed our coverage, here are the top 10 stories of the day.

  • PM's meet could clear 3 international airports, Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train

    PM's meet could clear 3 international airports, Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train

    In an attempt to revive the investment climate in India, the Prime Minister is meeting six ministers who handle infrastructure related portfolios like power, coal, aviation, shipping and road transport to review key infrastructure projects. A bullet ...

  • Prime Minister's meet on infra to consider Airline Hub Policy, new airports

    Prime Minister's meet on infra to consider Airline Hub Policy, new airports

    The meeting on infrastructure is also expected consider launch of bullet train between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, elevated rail corridor in Mumbai and starting of two new major ports.

  • Karnataka mulls bullet trains for high-speed connectivity

    Karnataka plans to operate 'bullet trains' across the state to provide high-speed connectivity between its technology hub Bangalore and Mysore, Belgaum and Gulbarga in the northern region of the state.

  • Mumbai to Ahmedabad in four hours? Bullet train likely

    Mumbai to Ahmedabad in four hours? Bullet train likely

    While high-speed trains have been zipping passengers across cities and continents in Western and Asian countries for years, the idea of introducing the bullet train is finally going to be a reality in India. Three days before the Rail Budget, there i...

  • China blames 54 officials for Bullet Train crash

    China blames 54 officials for Bullet Train crash

    A long-awaited government report said design flaws and sloppy management caused a bullet train crash in July that killed 40 people and triggered a public outcry over the dangers of China's showcase transportation system.

  • China's bullet trains slow down over safety concerns

    China's bullet trains slow down over safety concerns

    China today implemented a new operation plan for all high-speed trains across the country by cutting down their speed to address the safety concerns, a move that comes following last month's deadly rail crash.

  • China bloggers evade censors to bare facts about train crash

    China bloggers evade censors to bare facts about train crash

    "After all the wind and storm, what's going on with the high-speed train?" read the prophetic message posted last Saturday evening on the Chinese microblog Sina Weibo. "It's crawling slower than a snail. I hope nothing happens to it."

  • 2-year-old rescued 21 hours after China train crash

    2-year-old rescued 21 hours after China train crash

    A toddler was rescued around 21 hours after a crash involving two high-speed trains in eastern China killed at least 35 people and injured more than 190 others, state media reported on Sunday.

  • China: Bullet trains derail, 35 dead

    China: Bullet trains derail, 35 dead

    A bullet train crashed into another high-speed train that had stalled after being struck by lightning in eastern China, causing four carriages to fall off a viaduct and killing at least 35 people and injuring 191 others, state media and an official s...

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