Ramses Railway Station

Main defendant in deadly railway accident jailed to 15 years

Mon, 09 Mar 2020 - 04:55 GMT

A Cairo criminal court on Monday sentenced the main defendant in the Ramses Railway Station train accident to 15 years in prison and fined him LE 8.89 million.

Deputy transportation minister resigns, reason unclear

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 - 02:43 GMT

This comes about a month after a horrible blaze took place in Cairo's Ramses Railway Station, killing 20 people according to official reports.

Sadek summons national railways top official over Ramses blaze

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 02:33 GMT

The chairmanship of the Egyptian National Railways has been assumed by engineer Ashraf Raslan.

Citizens line up to donate blood after Cairo railway blaze

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 06:57 GMT

Walid Mordy, a railway employee, said that he, along with his colleagues, managed to save over ten people who caught fire, using water and blankets.

How Ramses train moved without driver, crashed into platform

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 06:55 GMT

There was an altercation between the driver and the other worker in the station and the train was moving slowly and then accelerated so they could not not catch it, the source said in press remarks.

What we know about Ramses Railway Station fatal blaze

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 - 01:27 GMT

Official sources said the railcar could not move with such high speed without a driver unless someone had set it to move.

Golf carts deployed for the elderly at Ramses Station

Tue, 09 May 2017 - 09:29 GMT

Golf carts will be deployed at the Ramses Railway Station to transport disabled and senior citizens to platforms.