to experience the full functionality of mail.com.
Mass transit systems
January 20, 2020
Paris transit strike eases; commuters, tourists relieved
Paris commuters who have battled through six weeks of misery-inducing transport strikes found their smiles again Monday as ...
December 31, 2019
Germany hails Russia-Ukraine deal for gas transit to Europe
The German government has welcomed a deal between Russia and Ukraine to ensure the continued transit of Russian natural gas ...
December 30, 2019
Glimmers of cheer for Paris commuters on 26th day of strikes
The start of a fourth week of French transport strikes saw some modest improvements Monday for beleaguered commuters in ...
December 21, 2019
Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe
Russia and Ukraine have agreed to continue sending gas through Ukraine to Europe for five years. The decision that was ...
December 19, 2019
EU: Russia, Ukraine agree 'in principle' on gas transit
Russia and Ukraine reached an “agreement in principle” Thursday on the future transit of Russian gas through Ukrainian ...
December 06, 2019
Paris police arrest scores amid strike over pension reform
Paris police fired tear gas at demonstrators Thursday as the Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s high-speed trains came to a ...
December 02, 2019
Tunisian president vows safer roads after 2 deadly crashes
Tunisia’s president is promising to improve his country’s poor road safety record after 26 people were killed in a bus crash ...
November 26, 2019
NYC commuters enjoy Thanksgiving feast on subway car
Thanksgiving came early for a group of New York City commuters who enjoyed a holiday feast on a subway train. Video footage ...
November 20, 2019
Man stabbed to death aboard San Francisco area train
A man who was stabbed to death aboard a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train Tuesday may have been trying to stop the theft ...
November 12, 2019
Transit system apologizes to black rider cuffed for eating
The head of a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train system apologized to a black rider who was detained and cited by police ...
November 12, 2019
Mini Mercury skips across sun's vast glare in rare transit
Mini Mercury skipped across the vast, glaring face of the sun Monday in a rare celestial transit. Stargazers used ...
November 08, 2019
Mercury putting on rare show Monday, parading across the sun
Mercury is putting on a rare celestial show next week, parading across the sun in view of most of the world. The solar ...
October 30, 2019
Chileans reject president's concessions, plan new protests
Thousands of Chileans filled a plaza in the capital Tuesday in the 12th day of demonstrations that began with youth protests ...
October 26, 2019
Masses of Chileans jam capital in protest against government
Hundreds of thousands of protesters marched peacefully in Chile's capital Friday, intensifying pressure on a government ...
October 25, 2019
Chile protesters: Government concessions not enough
A new round of clashes broke out Thursday as demonstrators returned to Chile's streets, dissatisfied with economic ...
October 24, 2019
Is boom, then slump, behind fiery Latin American protests?
Chile is one of the richest countries in the region. Haiti is the poorest. Ecuador has a centrist government. Bolivia's is ...
October 21, 2019
Chile violence continues despite gov't retreat on fare hike
Protests and violence in Chile spilled over into a new day and raged into Sunday night despite the president cancelling a ...
October 20, 2019
Chile's president rolls back subway fare hike amid protests
Chilean President Sebastián Piñera on Saturday announced the suspension of a subway fare hike that had prompted violent ...
September 22, 2019
Hong Kong protesters trample Chinese flag, set street fires
Protesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag, vandalized two subway stations and set at least two street fires on Sunday, ...
September 13, 2019
Paris sees biggest transport strike in decade over pensions
The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport since 2007 created major traffic jams Friday, disrupting tourists' plans and ...
In order to enable essential services and functionality on our site and to collect data on how visitors interact with our site, products and services we use tools such as cookies.