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Learn tolerance, daily tells Chinese


September 4th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 4 (IANS) The Chinese need to learn tolerance and courtesy, a newspaper said Tuesday, after two women on the Shanghai Metro fought ferociously over a seat.An article in ... Read more...

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Electric tricycles kill 17 in Shanghai


August 7th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Aug 7 (IANS) Electric tricycles and mopeds, provided by the government for handicapped people here in the Chinese business hub, have led to the death of at least 17 ... Read more...

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Dress modestly or for ease? China eves debate


July 13th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 13 (IANS) A public debate has erupted in China after Shanghai subway bosses requested women to "dress modestly" and avoid sexual harassment.According to China Daily, in the country's ... Read more...

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Man beaten for exposing himself in Shanghai metro


June 20th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 20 (IANS) A man was beaten by fellow male passengers inside a metro train in Chinese metropolis Shanghai after he allegedly exposed himself and sexually harassed a young ... Read more...

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Cops go undercover to help women in Shanghai metro


May 19th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 19 (IANS) Undercover police officers are now patrolling metro trains in Chinese business hub Shanghai to protect women passengers from sexual harassment.Authorities said such harassment usually increases with ... Read more...

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Shanghai metro trains to run without drivers


May 10th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 10 (IANS) Shanghai is carrying out tests so that its metro trains can run without drivers.Currently testing technologies to allow subway trains to be piloted automatically, without human ... Read more...

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Chinese woman helps arrest thief in Metro train


February 21st, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 21 (IANS) Despite being punched in the belly, a woman in a Shanghai Metro train helped security officials arrest a thief who was running away with a fellow ... Read more...

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Man jumps off Metro overpass in China


February 6th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 6 (IANS) A man in China stunned many people Monday when he jumped off a Metro station overpass amid rain, following a quarrel with his girlfriend, but soon ... Read more...

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Shanghai commuters want ‘non-snacking’ Metro


January 4th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Jan 4 (IANS) Subway passengers in China's bustling Shanghai city are demanding that snacking be banned on their Metro.Shanghai Times said Wednesday that the commuters may be willing to ... Read more...

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Shanghai launches official microblog


November 28th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 28 (IANS) The local government of Shanghai Monday launched its first official microblog where the public will be informed about new regulations, upcoming cultural activities as well as ... Read more...

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12 Shanghai Metro officials punished for crash


October 7th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Oct 7 (IANS) A dozen Metro officials have been punished, three of them being sacked, for a collision between two trains that left over 250 people injured.A probe ... Read more...

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Hundreds injured after subway trains collide in Shanghai


September 28th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by BNO News
SHANGHAI (BNO NEWS) -- More than 270 people were injured on Tuesday afternoon when a subway train rear-ended another in Shanghai, the largest city in China, officials said. None are in a ... Read more...

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Chinese woman saved from coming under metro train


August 15th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 15 (IANS) A woman had a miraculous escape at a Shanghai metro station when she fell onto the rail tracks but the train driver saw her and slammed ... Read more...

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Thief who got on Shanghai metro train roof held


April 26th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, April 26 (IANS) A Chinese man who stole from passengers in the Shanghai Metro tried to flee by climbing on to the train roof Tuesday morning, halting train operations ... Read more...

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Man held for smoking in Shanghai Metro station


April 8th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, April 8 (IANS) A man was detained for smoking at a Metro station in Shanghai.Chen was found smoking near a ventilation shaft in Hongkou Football Stadium Station March 23, ... Read more...

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Shanghai metro hires people to shove commuters into trains!


February 4th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Shanghai, Feb 4(ANI): Shanghai Metro officials have started hiring people to solve the problem of overcrowding in its 37.5-km subway line, which was opened two years ago.The hired people have been given ... Read more...

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Latest in recycling: an entire metro rail


April 28th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
By Joydeep Gupta Singapore, April 28 (IANS) A top official of German engineering major Siemens thinks the Oslo metro train built by the company may be the most climate-friendly railway system yet. Wolfgang ... Read more...

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