subway systems

China approves 25 urban rail projects to boost economy

September 6th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) China's top economic planning agency has approved 25 urban rail projects that could be worth more than 800 billion yuan ($126 billion). The National Development and ... Read more...

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Moscow to spend $33 bn on subway

May 15th, 2012 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 15 (IANS) The Russian capital plans to spend over a trillion rubles (around$33 billion) by 2020 to extend the city's subway system, an official said.Andrei Bochkaryov, head of ... Read more...

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First alert on Canadian subway networks

March 30th, 2010 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 30 (IANS) For the first time in recent years, Canada put its subway networks on "extra alert" Monday after twin terrorist attacks in Moscow that killed 38 people. In the country's ... Read more...

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FBI raids home of suspect Afghan terrorist with links to Pak

September 17th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Colorado (US), Sep.17 (ANI): Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents scoured the Colorado home of an Afghan national - Najibullah Zazi - who has traveled to Pakistan and is linked to an ... Read more...

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