India aims for $137bn railway investment

2015-02-26 17:30

India's government unveiled plans on to invest $137bn in its decrepit rail network over the next five years, heralding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aggressive approach to building infrastructure.

Mozambique train derails

2015-02-21 06:45

At least one person was killed and 12 were injured when a freight train carrying commuters and coal derailed in Mozambique.

ConCourt to hear suspended order appeal

2015-02-16 21:11

The Constitutional Court is set to hear an application for leave to appeal in a case over a suspended order of constitutional invalidity in transport regulations.

Rea Vaya service suspended

2015-02-16 07:59

The Rea Vaya bus service in Johannesburg has been suspended until the service has enough drivers to operate it, says operating company Piotrans.

Cape Town condemns attacks on MyCiTi buses

2015-02-06 12:29

The City of Cape Town has condemned two incidents involving separate attacks on two MyCiTi buses in the city.

MyCiti drivers' strike continues

2015-02-05 07:53

The strike by MyCiti bus drivers is set to continue and it is unclear how long it will last, says the City of Cape Town.

Rea Vaya buses still not operating

2015-02-04 13:12

Rea Vaya buses are still not operating in Johannesburg after drivers abandoned their seats, the operating company Piotrans says.

Gauteng MEC appoints Gautrain board

2015-02-03 16:15

Gauteng transport MEC Ismail Vadi has announced the appointment of four new members of the Gautrain Management Agency Board and four re-appointments.

Allegations of 'third force' in KZN taxi violence

2015-01-26 11:41

A leaked document has revealed deeply entrenched issues in the KwaZulu-Natal minibus taxi violence arena, pointing to a wider conspiracy that includes government organs being co-opted into fighting battles for taxi dons.

Sanral not surprised by lower Moody’s outlook

2015-01-20 15:15

Sanral is solvent, although non-payment of tolls has had a negative impact on the debt levels on the toll portfolio, counters the roads agency.


Cope disappointed with Gauteng e-tolls move

2015-02-23 22:30

Cope says it is shocked that Gauteng premier David Makhura has not scrapped the much-opposed e-tolling system.

Trains collide near Zurich

2015-02-20 20:27

Two passenger trains have collided in Switzerland injuring at least five people, leaving carriages teetering on the tracks over a road and disrupting commuter routes into Zurich.

‘Pay us our R400m or pupils won’t get to school’

2015-02-16 16:17

Mpumalanga scholar transport operators are threatening to strike if the government does not pay them the R400m they say they it owes them.

Rea Vaya buses to stay put

2015-02-07 14:10

The Rea Vaya bus service will not resume on Monday, its spokesperson Benny Makgoga has said.

Schoolchildren rescued from overflowing river

2015-02-05 10:47

Four schoolchildren and their driver have been rescued from an overflowing river after the driver attempted to cross an overflowing bridge between King William's Town, officials say.

Fiery train crash in NY investigated

2015-02-04 17:57

A fiery commuter train-SUV crash has killed 6 in a New York City suburb is being investigated.

KZN calls for safe school transport

2015-02-03 19:52

Education and transport department officials have less than two weeks to present a plan to make pupil transport safer, the KwaZulu-Natal government says.

Steel falls on N3, causes delays

2015-01-30 08:14

Steel wire cones have fallen on the N3 highway near Roodekop causing massive delays, Ekurhuleni metro police say.

Tshwane mayor apologises for road woes

2015-01-21 19:06

Refurbishment of Pretoria's inner city had been delayed due to contractual problems, Tshwane Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa says.

Metrorail Gauteng trains delayed due to power failure

2015-01-15 07:13

Metrorail says train services on the Naledi-Johannesburg and Vereeniging-Johannesburg routes have been delayed due to an overhead power failure.

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