Loosely secured trailer likely caused Danish train accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish authorities say a deadly accident which saw a high-speed passenger train strike a semi-trailer that fell off a freight train coming from the opposite direction, "very...

Man struck and killed by train at Taiwan Railways Miaoli Nanshi Station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the afternoon of Friday, Feb. 1, at the Miaoli Nanshi train station (苗栗南勢車站), a man fell onto the tracks and was stuck by an oncoming train. The man was killed insta...

4-meter python cut in half by train in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While working on an electrification project in southern Taiwan on Wednesday evening (Jan. 16), workers stumbled upon the body of a massive python which had been cut in half by ...

Danish police confirm 6 dead, 16 injured in train accident on bridge linking islands

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police confirm 6 dead, 16 injured in train accident on bridge linking islands .

Deadly train accident closes Denmark's Great Belt Bridge

Six people were killed and several others injured on Wednesday morning after a train accident on a bridge linking the Danish islands of Zealand and Funen, according to train operator DSB. Danish med...

The Latest: Danish Railways say 6 killed in train accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on the train accident in Denmark (all times local): 10:50 a.m. A Danish rail operator says six people were killed in a train a...

Police: Several killed in Danish bridge train accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police say several people have been killed in a train accident on a bridge linking the central islands of Zealand and Funen. Police did not provide ...

Police: Several killed in train accident on bridge linking central Danish islands

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police: Several killed in train accident on bridge linking central Danish islands.

Taiwan transport ministry seeks punishment for 3 ex-railway chiefs

The three former heads of the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) might face administrative punishment ranging from a minor demerit to a major demerit in the wake of the deadly derailment of a Puyuma...

3 railway employees arrested in Turkey over train accident

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's official news agency says three people have been arrested for their alleged roles in a deadly train accident. Three employees of Turkey's railway authority w...

Official: 4 dead, 43 injured in high-speed train accident in Turkish capital Ankara

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Official: 4 dead, 43 injured in high-speed train accident in Turkish capital Ankara.

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says several people have been injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in the capital Ankara. Anadolu Agency say...

State media: Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkish capital Ankara

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — State media: Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkish capital Ankara.

Taiwan Puyuma train derailment caused by management, troubleshooting errors: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The taskforce commissioned by the Executive Yuan into the Puyama Express derailment submitted their report on Nov. 26, finding a host of mechanical problems and poor admin...

Taiwan News interviews North Korean defector, human rights advocate Ji Seong-Ho

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ahead of the Oslo Freedom Forum happening in Taipei this weekend, Nov. 10, Taiwan News was able to interview Ji Seong-Ho, a defector from North Korea, and a guest speaker ...