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Amsterdam suspends all flight services due to severe storm

At least 260 flights were scrapped, while trains, trams and buses were halted across the country after the highest weather alert was issued.

Jan 18, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

German rail strike called off, but new dispute looms

German railways operator Deutsche Bahn on Thursday announced an end to a drivers strike that had paralysed train travel in Europe`s biggest economy, after the feuding sides agreed to mediation.

May 21, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

German rail passengers face more chaos from strike

German rail travel was paralysed Wednesday by an open-ended strike, the ninth stoppage in less than a year, as the government prepares a law to stop small unions from bringing entire sectors to a standstill.

May 20, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

German rail passengers face more chaos as drivers strike

German rail operator Deutsche Bahn cancelled two thirds of long-distance passenger services Wednesday as train drivers began an open-ended walkout that will last at least one week. 

May 20, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

Germany braces for longest-ever rail strike

The drivers` union GDL has been locked in a bitter dispute with Deutsche Bahn management primarily focused on the employees it wants to represent, but also on wages and working hours. 

May 04, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

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 rail hit by new drivers` strike

 The start of a new 43-hour walkout by train drivers in Germany on Wednesday left a large proportion of rail traffic across the country cancelled or disrupted, rail operator Deutsche Bahn said. 

Apr 22, 2015, 16:55 PM 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

Deutsche Bahn and Bombardier reach settlement on defective trains

German rail operator Deutsche Bahn and Canadian train maker Bombardier said Friday they have agreed to settle out of court two years of legal battles over allegedly defective trains.

Mar 20, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Germany court rejects petition against railway strike

 A railway strike by engine drivers in Germany, which crippled train services and hit millions of travellers, is expected to cause further disruptions after a court in Frankfurt blocked an attempt to stop it.

Nov 07, 2014, 14:22 PM IST

Biggest strike in years cripples German rail service

German rail travellers were hit on Saturday by delays and disruptions on one of autumn's busiest travel weekends as the train drivers' union began one of its largest strikes in recent years.

Oct 19, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

German train drivers call weekend-long walkout

Rail travellers in Germany face an entire weekend of disruptions, cancellations and delays after the train drivers` union on Friday called for a new nationwide strike. 

Oct 17, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

Deutsche Bahn signs $26B Qatar railroad deal

An investment company owned by Qatar`s sovereign wealth fund has signed a $26 billion (euro17 billion) joint venture with Germany`s national railway operator to build a railroad network in the natural gas-rich Gulf sheikdom.

Nov 23, 2009, 09:36 AM IST