IN California, the homelessness capital of the US, affordable-housing developers have deluged the state with far more requests for tax-exempt bond money than the government can give, leaving some...

WHEN a passenger train rammed a rickshaw in Pakistan in 2017, killing seven schoolchildren, Imran Khan rolled the tragedy into his campaign to become prime minister, holding up the accident as a...

THE sky turns from indigo to ebony as the tropical night falls, and the train patiently thrusts through the jungle towards its destination, still hundreds of kilometres away.

[LONDON] After cancellations, delays and strikes, British train commuters are bracing for another kick in the teeth: fare hikes.

A NEW model of bullet train set to enter service ahead of the Tokyo Olympics hit a record speed of 360 kilometres per hour in a test run, operator JR Central said.