How to get a ride on an automated train

How to get a ride on an automated train

The automated train is one of the newest and most disruptive technologies, replacing human drivers, and is already making its way to the trains in Australia.And with that comes the challenge of making sure the train can handle the workload, and that passengers can safely board the train.The most important thing about an automated railway…

How to get a train ticket, train ticketing and more

How to get a train ticket, train ticketing and more

The UK government is cracking down on the train ticket market after a series of delays and cancellations.The latest move comes as Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin announced that the government is scrapping the “train ticketing rule”, which was introduced by the previous government in the early days of the Brexit negotiations.The Government is expected to…

Kazakhstan’s railway transport issue: How to track and investigate rail transport

Kazakhstan’s railway transport issue: How to track and investigate rail transport

Kazakhstan’s government has announced it will start collecting data on rail transport, a move aimed at improving its public transport system.According to Kazakhstan Railways, a new portal on its website will allow people to track, compare and understand how the country’s rail system works, as well as track progress towards the government’s goal of reducing…

Railways’ railways are ‘like the big fish in the pond’

Railways’ railways are ‘like the big fish in the pond’

The railways are in a race against time to tackle the rail sector’s biggest challenge of the century, the shortage of passenger rail services, a leading railway executive said on Wednesday.Railway chief general manager, Gopal Subramanium said the railway sector had a long way to go, but that the country’s railways were like the big…

How to ride a train in Bangladesh

How to ride a train in Bangladesh

The train journey from New Delhi to Bengaluru takes two hours.That is not a big deal, but the journey is far from easy.I have been travelling for more than 20 years.For years, I have used the train to travel between New Delhi and Mumbai.The journey took me through a couple of different parts of the…

How to stop the Taliban and rebuild the Tajik railway

How to stop the Taliban and rebuild the Tajik railway

Railroads, like all other modern technology, have a finite lifespan.Their popularity wanes with every passing year.For decades the Tajomys have been on a slow-down cycle of modernization and modernization-induced decline.Tajomics leaders have been talking up the railways as a means to rebuild the country and improve their lives, but that is only half of the…