Bridge at Punjab Governor’s House lake collapses

09 September, 2018 10:33 pm 10:33 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – A wooden bridge built upon the lake at the Punjab Governor House collapsed on Sunday due to overload by the people. As per details garnered, the wooden bridge inside the premises of the Punjab Governor House in Lahore collapsed after failing to withstand the load of people on it. It was … Read More

Italy acts to revoke motorway concession after bridge collapse

08 August, 2018 8:44 am 8:44 am

GENOA (Reuters) – Italy’s government launched a formal procedure aimed at revoking concessions held by Autostrade per l’Italia to operate toll highways after a bridge it managed collapsed this week, killing at least 38 people. Some members of the governing coalition had earlier hinted that less drastic steps, such as a fine, may be considered, … Read More

Italy bridge collapse: The financial facts behind the fury

08 August, 2018 8:41 am 8:41 am

MILAN (Reuters) – Italy’s anti-establishment government, outraged at the deadly collapse of a 50-year-old bridge, has presented the disaster as a warning to Brussels to give it more leeway to upgrade the country’s ageing infrastructure. But the political anger generated by tragedy in Genoa, in which at least 39 people died, could instead end up … Read More