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Fiery crash at Cairo train station kills 20

World Feb 27, 2019

Fiery crash at Cairo train station kills 20

A hurtling train crashed, derailed and caught fire at Cairo's main station on Wednesday, killing at least 20 people in the latest disaster to strike Egypt's rundown railways. The country's transportation minister resigned hours after the accident. A train engine appeared to have slammed into the ...

Taiwan express train derailment kills 22, injures over 130

Asia Pacific Oct 21, 2018

Taiwan express train derailment kills 22, injures over 130

Twenty-two people were killed and at least 132 others injured Sunday when one of Taiwan's newer, faster trains derailed on a curve along a popular weekend route, officials said. The Puyuma express train was carrying more than 366 passengers from a suburb of Taipei toward ...