Deutsche Bahn is testing new windows for better cell phone reception

Berlin “We can try it, but I’m on the train.” Those who travel by train often know the warning, which – in a way or something similar – is often preceded by phone calls made there. Finally, it is not unlikely that the conversation just started will be interrupted again after a few seconds. Mobile […]

Canada warns of delays in rail transport of “Many weeks”

OTTAWA – The Canadian transport minister said Wednesday that the country was “many, many weeks” far from returning to normal for rail freight traffic, after police dismantled a blockade this week that had stifled shipments from east to west. Marc Garneau told Ottawa reporters that the blockade, set up in an indigenous community some 120 […]

Police dismantle the rail block in eastern Canada

Canadian police dismantled a railway blockade led by indigenous anti-peline demonstrators on Monday that had stifled passenger and rail traffic for more than two weeks. The move threatens to trigger a new round of indigenous protests and marches, observers say. The police intervention also marks another setback for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s efforts to support […]

Austria to stop those suspected of carrying coronavirus to the border | World news

Austria said it will stop people suspected of transporting the coronavirus from crossing the border after parts of northern Italy have been blocked on the weekend following a wave of cases. The Austrian government released a travel notice to the affected places in Lombardy and Veneto, following a meeting of the government’s coronavirus task force […]