Latest News for: Underground transport


EXCLUSIVE: Female tube passenger falls onto live underground tracks from packed platform as London revellers ...

The Daily Mail 04 Dec 2021
Transport for London has promised a full inquiry 'with all the relevant authorities' after a female passenger fell onto live tracks at Tottenham Court Road underground station early on Saturday morning ... The emergency services rushed to the scene at Tottenham Court Road underground station on Saturday morning.

Blitzcoin! On buses, trains and billboards, adverts claiming cryptocurrencies will make you rich are everywhere: ...

The Daily Mail 04 Dec 2021
They fear that the adverts, now emblazoned on the sides of buses, street billboards and the walls of travel networks such as London Underground, are giving many unproven cryptocurrencies a veneer of credibility they do not deserve ... 'If you're seeing Bitcoin on the underground, it's time to buy'.

MMG’s Las Bambas mine in Peru faces new shutdown as talks to end blockade fail

Metro USA 03 Dec 2021
At issue is a dirt road that Las Bambas uses to transport the copper from its mine to a sea port ... Las Bambas was originally going to transport its copper through an underground mineral pipeline, but that plan was cancelled when the mining project was sold to Chinese miner MMG.

Third of upskirting offenders behind ‘other serious sexual crimes’

ITV 03 Dec 2021
The majority of other areas where crimes took place included in streets and parks, on public transport, in train and bus stations or at bus stops, and on escalators on the London Underground.

Free New Year’s Eve Tube travel cancelled by Sadiq Khan

The Daily Telegraph 02 Dec 2021
Sadiq Khan has cancelled free Tube travel on New Year’s Eve as he scrambles to prop up Transport for London’s Covid-hit finances. Revellers will be charged as the capital’s transport authority counts the cost of the “catastrophic impact of the pandemic” ... Annual Transport For London operations net cost.

New Year's Eve free London Underground travel scrapped

BBC News 02 Dec 2021
Free Tube travel on New Year's Eve has been scrapped for the second year in a row due to the "catastrophic impact of the pandemic" on finances, Transport for London (TfL) has said. Normally London's Underground is free from 23.45 GMT until 04.30 GMT, a tradition dating to 2000.

Company is pursuing carbon dioxide pipeline through state, including York County

The Grand Island Independent 02 Dec 2021
The project will capture carbon dioxide emissions that otherwise would be emitted into the atmosphere from biorefineries, such as ethanol plants, compress the captured CO2 and transport it through a pipeline to North Dakota where it will be permanently and safely stored underground in deep geological storage locations.

It’s official: Tesla moves headquarters into new $1.1B Austin factory

Culture Map 02 Dec 2021
In fairly short order, Elon Musk has followed through on his promise to move Tesla’s headquarters to Austin. Effective December 1, the maker of electric vehicles is based at 13101 Harold Green Rd ... The company, which specializes in underground tunnels for transportation, had been based in Hawthorne, California, a Los Angeles suburb ... ....

Memecoin Floki Inu bags promotion on Dubai’s Burj Khalifa

Cryptoslate 01 Dec 2021
Their latest marketing effort would see the Elon Musk’s Shiba Inu dog-inspired project being promoted on the tallest building in the globe, Burj Khalifa ... Apart from its sporting marketing activities, the coin has also had an appearance on the London Underground transportation system where it drew the consternation of the authorities. ....

World’s underground fungal life to be mapped for first time

Indian Express 01 Dec 2021
Scientists unveiled plans on Tuesday to map the world’s huge underground webs of ... Underground fungal networks underpin the health of plants, trees and broader ecosystems by creating thread-like webs in soil that suck in CO2 and transport nutrients like phosphorus to plants.

Abandoned Algerian embassy in upmarket Holland Park goes on the market for £25million - and ...

The Daily Mail 01 Dec 2021
Currently Price On Application, it is understood to be on offer for around £25m ... 'The property is well served by public transport, within walking distance are Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate Underground stations, providing Central, Circle and District Line services, approximately 350 metres and 850 metres from the property respectively.' ... .

USD 10.31 billion Growth in Compressor Market | Growing Need for Energy-efficient Compressors Drives Demand ...

The Salamanca Press 01 Dec 2021
NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The�"Compressors Market by End-user and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2021-2025"�report has been added to�Technavio's�offering ... Compressors ensure optimum pressure during the transportation and storage of natural gas, particularly during the discharge and filling of underground storage caverns ... Details ... 120 ... .

Underground cargo project gets parliamentary go-ahead

Swissinfo 30 Nov 2021
The Swiss parliament has given a final green light to a futuristic underground cargo project that aims to transport freight normally carried by road on a 500-kilometre network of underground tunnels.

London Mayor Warns of Underground Line Closure Without Extra Government Support

Urdu Point 30 Nov 2021
The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, warned on Tuesday that an entire line of the citys underground may have to close If the UK government refuses to grant Transport for London (TfL) the emergency and long-term funding needed to keep the service running.

Police investigating Islamophobic outburst by London Underground commuter

Arab News 30 Nov 2021
Police are investigating video footage that emerged of a Muslim man being subjected to Islamophobic abuse on the London Underground ... “You're not going to do it (recite the Qur’an) on public transport where I am sitting ... A British Transport Police spokesperson told MailOnline.