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German train drivers call week-long strike

Train drivers for German rail operator Deutsche Bahn announced a week-long strike to start Monday, their eighth work stoppage in 10 months of bitterly contentious wage negotiations.

May 04, 2015, 05:15 AM IST

German train drivers announce new strike

 German train drivers demanding wage increases from their employer, the national rail operator Deutsche Bahn, on Monday announced they would hold their seventh strike in 10 months this week.

Apr 21, 2015, 03:27 AM IST

Recipe for disaster: Train drivers in Argentina caught dozing

Argentine train drivers have been caught on video half asleep at the controls, talking on cell phones and reading books since a deadly rail crash in June, officials said Thursday.

Aug 01, 2013, 11:41 AM IST

Train mishap: No trace of alcohol in breathalyser test on train drivers

A breathalyser test on the
driver and assistant driver of the ill-fated Uttarbanga
Express did not show any trace of alcohol but police said this
is not enough to determine whether they were intoxicated or

Jul 22, 2010, 20:27 PM IST