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Amir issues laws on protection of industrial designs and railways

Amir issues laws on protection of industrial designs and railways

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued Sunday Law No.10 of 2020 regarding the protection of industrial designs.

China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways

China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways

State television said 241 rivers in 24 provinces had flooded in the last few days, causing direct economic losses of 25.9bn yuan ($3.87bn).

Twelve hospitalised after trains collide in Moscow

Twelve hospitalised after trains collide in Moscow

Twelve people were hospitalised after a commuter train collided with a long-distance train in western Moscow, Russian authorities said on Sunday.

119 killed as train derails in northern India

119 killed as train derails in northern India

At least 119 people were killed and more than 150 injured when an Indian express train derailed in northern state of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, with the toll set to rise amid a scramble to locate survivors.

India to rename railway 'coolies' in modernisation drive

India to rename railway 'coolies' in modernisation drive

India Thursday said it will roll out wifi to hundreds of stations, install 17,000 hi-tech toilets on trains and professionalise its unskilled porters, or ‘coolies’ under a drive to modernise its creaking railways.