Dutch rail infrastructure chief vows train will overtake plane

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European railway companies are stepping up their efforts to make trains a viable alternative to planes by cutting ticket prices and speeding up journey times, the Telegraaf reported on Thursday.

Dutch ProRail chief Piers Eringa, the new chairman of European rail body EIM, says that ‘smashing the competition’

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World Rugby and Bill Beaumont face backlash after France named 2023 host

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Guide • Report had recommended South Africa as ‘‘clear leader’ but it lost 24-15
• Chairman Bill Beaumont denies World Cup vote is a personal humiliation

World Rugby was left embarrassed and in disarray on Wednesday night after France was announced as the surprise host of the 2023 Rugby World Cup, prompting accusations of horse-trading and a power

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Imran calls for promotion of archaeological tourism in Pakistan at int'l level

Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has called for promotion of archaeological tourism in Pakistan at international level. Speaking during his visit to the ancient relics in district Haripur on Wednesday, he stressed the need for repairing and rehabilitation of the national archeological sites. Imran Khan said Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
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