Rail

Rail or rails may refer to:

Rail transport

  • A generic term for railroads, railways, rail transport, and related matters
  • Track (rail transport), or railway lines, the running surface of a railway
  • Rail profile, the cross sectional shape of a railway rail
  • Third rail (or conductor rail), a method of providing electric power to a railway train
  • Science, technology, biology, and medicine

  • Picatinny rail, a bracket used on some firearms in order to provide a standardized mounting platform for telescopic sights and other accessories
  • Rails or Rallidae, a family of birds which includes crakes, coots, and gallinules
  • Structural
    • Guard rail, for protective separation of persons (including those in vehicles) from dangerous places or situations
    • Hand rail, for physical support, such as on stairways and steps
    • Theatre rail, see batten (theater), from which lighting fixtures, theatrical scenery, tabs or curtains may be hung
    • Curtain rail, see curtain, from which curtains are hung
    • Door rails, see frame and panel, a horizontal outside member on a door or in a frame and panel construction
  • This page contains text from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - https://wn.com/Rail

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    San Jose: Two men hit, killed by light-rail trains Tuesday

    The Mercury News 16 Oct 2019
    Low said the man received emergency care at the scene and was taken to a hospital, where he died of his injuries a short time later ... Another man died early Tuesday morning after being hit by a light-rail train at the Virginia Station....
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    Railway deal is like stadium: no runs, no hits, lots of errors

    Miami Today 16 Oct 2019
    You’d think they’d leave time to probe long before a vote ... A decade from now we can judge whether errors in the rail deal equal those at the stadium or whether, despite a flawed process, it somehow gets on track ... Then again, commissioners don’t know the ticket price by the time the station opens or when it will open, ... Tri-Rail is waiting patiently....
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    'Triple talaq law ended maulanakaran of politics'

    The Times of India 16 Oct 2019
    Lucknow ... He said even BR Ambedkar was against Article 370 ... “This is a holy land where Lord Ram spent his time in exile ... Campaigning for BJP candidate from Govindnagar constituency Surendra Maithani, Yogi announced that the Kanpur Metro rail project will gain momentum once byelections are over. more from times of india cities ... Lucknow. City. ....
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    ‘Law on triple talaq ended maulanakaran of politics’

    The Times of India 16 Oct 2019
    Lucknow ... He said even BR Ambedkar was against Article 370 ... “This is a holy land where Lord Ram spent his time in exile ... Campaigning for BJP candidate from Govindnagar constituency Surendra Maithani, Yogi announced that the Kanpur Metro rail project will gain momentum once byelections are over. more from times of india cities ... Lucknow. City. ....
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    Final phase of Bella Vista Bypass under construction

    The Joplin Globe 16 Oct 2019
    “This whole thing has been about getting both sides moving with the right momentum at the same time, and that means somebody has to have a groundbreaking first ... “My friends in the Legislature know how much I rail about highways all the time, but that’s the one thing the government does that people cannot do for themselves....
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    Movie review: Camp overshadows themes of ‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’

    Duluth News Tribune 16 Oct 2019
    Movie review. ‘Maleficent. Mistress of Evil’ undermines important themes with goofy camp ... Typical ... Ronning somewhat saves it with a visually inventive battle scene, punctuated with puffs of red smoke, but this is where the script veers off the rails. Too much happens, all the time, with a great many different tones battling on the screen ... Cast ... Run time ... ....
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    Maharashtra assembly polls 2019: Watch out for these 5 young leaders

    Mid Day 16 Oct 2019
    Aaditya Thackeray ... At the same time, he also received backlash, as his own party rules the BMC and ordered the felling of trees ... The BJP is aiming to retain the seat this time by highlighting the developmental works carried in the area, including fast-tracking of the rail route network ... Two time MLA Amit is looking to defend his Latur City seat....
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    EDITORIAL: Keeping the trains running on time

    Newburyport Daily News 15 Oct 2019
    In a meeting with the editorial board of the North of Boston Media Group on Friday, those officials pointed to improved on-time performance by commuter trains; a decent bump up in satisfaction in a survey of commuters; a schedule of bringing in new trains and upgrading existing ......
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    Our view: Keeping the trains running on time

    The Salem News 15 Oct 2019
    In a meeting with the editorial board of the North of Boston Media Group on Friday, those officials pointed to improved on-time performance by commuter trains; a decent bump up in satisfaction in a survey of commuters; a schedule of bringing in new trains and upgrading existing ......
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    Delhi Metro operations affected for third time in a day

    DNA India 15 Oct 2019
    Normal services were affected on a section of Delhi Metro's Blue Line on Tuesday, making it the third time in a day that operations have been affected across the network. According to the Delhi Metro Rail ... Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Delhi Metro Blue Line....
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    Wabtec Celebrates 150 Years of Redefining the Transportation Industry

    The Record 15 Oct 2019
    Whether it’s positive train control, advanced diesel-electric locomotives, energy management solutions or robust software and analytics, our time has just begun, and we are committed to transforming the future of rail.” ... His company transformed the rail industry and it continues to do so.”....
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    Opinion | Building blocks will need to be put in place under PPP initiative

    Live Mint 15 Oct 2019
    While the private sector has been involved in rail freight movement over the last few years, this is the first time they would be playing a role in passenger carriage ... The Rail Development Authority, set up in 2017, is likely to play a key role in this area....
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    Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

    Dothan Eagle 15 Oct 2019
    The (Munster) Times ... Rail expansion on track to reality ... In the most definitive development to date, the expansion of Northwest Indiana's commuter rail line from Hammond to Dyer is on as direct a route to reality as any transportation project can be ... Now it's time for the city to do its part....
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