Protests in France: Have police gone too far? | UpFront (Special Interview)

This week, President Emmanuel Macron’s pension reforms went to Parliament and tens of thousands of protesters in France returned to the streets in opposition. Demonstrations have become a regular feature of Macron’s presidency, during which French police have been accused of using excessive force. According to French journalists, 325 people have suffered head injuries, 25 … Read more Protests in France: Have police gone too far? | UpFront (Special Interview)

Train derailment at Wallan happened after track direction switch | ABC News

Investigators have begun sifting through the wreckage of a Sydney-to-Melbourne train that derailed last night, killing two people and injuring 12 others. The direction of rail tracks at the site of the fatal train derailment were changed earlier that day for the first time in weeks, the ABC has been told. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-21/wallan-train-derailment-union-says-track-awaiting-maintenance/11987230 … Read more Train derailment at Wallan happened after track direction switch | ABC News

Derailed Victorian train “could have killed more”

Victoria police acting inspector Peter Fusinato talks to media after a Sydney to Melbourne XPT diesel locomotive and five carriages came off tracks near Wallan Station, killing a train driver and a train pilot. Fusinato says it would have looked like a horrific scene, but the outcome – with 153 passengers – “was far greater … Read more Derailed Victorian train “could have killed more”

Train driver and rail worker dead after passenger train derails north of Melbourne | ABC News

Investigators are sifting through the wreckage of a train that derailed north of Melbourne last night, killing two people and injuring a dozen. Read more here: https://ab.co/2ukNuEC For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our … Read more Train driver and rail worker dead after passenger train derails north of Melbourne | ABC News

Protests force Canadian Railway to close its eastern network

The Canadian National Railway or CN Rail has announced it would shut its eastern network after indigenous-led demonstrators blocked rail lines for days. The decision has forced the cancellation of nearly all passenger train services nationwide. The protests are against the construction of a pipeline through an indigenous group’s traditional lands. Al Jazeera’s Nicola Gage … Read more Protests force Canadian Railway to close its eastern network

From Love to hate: Trump-Duterte relations reminiscent of Obama era

Relations between US and the Philippines are being tested again after Manila opted to scrap a decades-old security agreement that allowed American forces to train in the country. Washington has called it unfortunate – but the Philippines accuses the United States of clandestine military activity, and allegedly storing nuclear weapons. The decision comes after one … Read more From Love to hate: Trump-Duterte relations reminiscent of Obama era

Boris Johnson gives go-ahead for high-speed train line HS2

Despite the spiralling costs, the years of delay, the environmental objections and the Tory backbench concerns – the new HS2 rail link will go ahead. First it will link London to Birmingham – and then a second phase on to Manchester and Leeds. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Boris Johnson insisted it would bring prosperity across the country, … Read more Boris Johnson gives go-ahead for high-speed train line HS2

Training Day: Deontay Wilder adds weight to KO Tyson Fury! “I broke my hand before the first fight!”

#TrainingDay takes a look inside Deontay Wilder’s camp as he prepares for the highly anticipated rematch between himself and Tyson Fury. Coach Cuz, Jay Deas and Joey Scott talk us through his training regimes and how the Bronze Bomber is feeling going into a second fight with the Gypsy King. Training Day is a boxing … Read more Training Day: Deontay Wilder adds weight to KO Tyson Fury! “I broke my hand before the first fight!”

Training Day: Tyson Fury changes trainers as he prepares to destroy Deontay Wilder

#TrainingDay heads to Las Vegas to catch up with Tyson Fury as he prepares for his fight with Deontay Wilder, not with Ben Davison but with his new trainer Sugar Hill Steward and Conor McGregor’s nutritionist… Training Day is a boxing mini-series focusing on how boxers train for upcoming fights, going behind the scenes inside … Read more Training Day: Tyson Fury changes trainers as he prepares to destroy Deontay Wilder