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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    Changes will be brought in K-Rail DPR: Kerala Minister

    Suryaa 16 Jan 2022
    The Minister was speaking at a K-Rail project explanation meet at Malappuram on Sunday ... It may be noted that the semi-high speed rail in Kerala that connects the southern part of the state to the northern part in a time of four hours was subject to heavy criticism from opposition Congress, BJP, and several social and political organisations....
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    ‘We’re Paying The Price As Consumers,’ Union Pacific Rep Says Of Increased Train Robberies In LA

    CBS Sports 16 Jan 2022
    Rail leaders said train robberies in LA have skyrocketed in the past six months, by 356% from October 2020 to October 2021, as thieves raided cargo containers on the trains that stop along the Lincoln Heights area tracks to unload.READ MORE ... Even with stepped-up patrols and enforcement, rail leaders are wondering how soon the thieves will be back?....
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    Bihar: Students of Mahavir Mandir writing success stories

    Bihar Times 16 Jan 2022
    Chote Lal, who works in Rail Wheel Plant, Bela in Chhapra, said, "Many students have joined us, and currently, 700 students are associated with 'Mahavir Quiz and Test Centre'." ... He said, to give more time to the centre, he left his job of loco pilot, and is working in nearby rail wheel plant. "Here, we do not employ teacher ... to 9 p.m ... Raj Kamal said ... ....
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    Beijing reports first local omicron case ahead of Olympics

    HJ News 16 Jan 2022
    So far, multiple cities in China have reported omicron infections, including Shanghai, the western city of Xi’an, cities in southern Guangdong province such as Zhuhai and Zhongshan, and the city of Tianjin, which is 30 minutes from Beijing by high-speed rail. ×....
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    At many churches, pandemic hits collection plates, budgets

    Independent Record 16 Jan 2022
    Attendance plummeted, with many staying home or switching to other churches that stayed open the whole time ... Tommy Mellott's injury, Tucker Rovig as the consummate Cat, and wishing NDSU were in the Big Sky Montana Rail Link being taken over by BNSF Railway ... hiring full-time clergy....
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    Television reviews: The domestic drama of Smother is better than its murderous origins

    Irish Independent 16 Jan 2022
    This time it’s arrived in the shape of Finn, who turns up from Manchester a year later to announce he’s Denis’s son ... Has he never seen a prime-time thriller?This was Maxine Peake’s second major TV role this year, though 2022 is only two weeks old....
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    Raiders players are openly campaigning for interim head coach Rich Bisaccia to keep his job, but the front office might have other ideas

    Yahoo Daily News 16 Jan 2022
    Under Bisaccia's guidance, the Raiders reached the playoffs for the first time in four years ... "He just has the perfect thing to say at the right times ... Time and time again, when this year's campaign could have gone off the rails, Bisaccia had his team ready to play, earning them a postseason date against the Cincinnati Bengals....
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    Will new policies cut J&K’s investment chill?

    Live Mint 16 Jan 2022
    The 356 km railway line from Jammu to Srinagar and Baramulla, in the making since 2002, is expected to complete its final Katra to Banihal stretch and become operational by August 2022, which will connect the Valley to the rest of the country by rail for the first time....
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    Maine’s potato crop is so big railroads are being used for 1st time in 40 ...

    Bangor Daily News 15 Jan 2022
    But LaJoie Growers of Van Buren knew, and this week Maine potatoes have left Aroostook County on rail cars, bound for big markets, for the first time in more than 40 years ... Which is precisely why Flannery said rail would be ideal, but refrigeration was needed for perishable products like potatoes....
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    North Korea tests railway-borne missile in latest launch amid rising tension with U.S.

    Egypt Independent 15 Jan 2022
    The country tested the rail-based system for the first time last September, saying it was designed as a potential counter-strike to any threatening forces ... Despite North Korea’s limited and sometimes unreliable rail network, rail mobile missiles are a relatively cheap and ......
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    How to edit your wardrobe

    The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Jan 2022
    Yet now is the time to review what’s in there – freeing up space on your rails is almost as good for you as going toSponsored....
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    Adverse impact on nature treated casually: Experts

    The Times of India 15 Jan 2022
    Proposed SilverLine rail which may divide the natural habitats in certain landscapes that could possibly affect faunal population ... “The noise and vibration generated by the SilverLine rail project may disturb the fauna including domestic livestock especially in the night time....
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    North Korea says it fired two missiles from railway car

    Henry Herald 15 Jan 2022
    North Korea on Friday test fired what are presumed to be two ballistic missiles from a rail car, according to state media ... This is not the first time North Korea has launched missiles from a rail car. It conducted a similar test last September ... "North Korea is trying to lay a trap for the Biden administration," Easley said ... The-CNN-Wire ... +11 ... ....

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