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2 Moscow Metro Stations to be Shut Down for Lengthy Repairs Renovations of the Moscow metro will force the full closure of the Baumanskaya and Frunzenskaya stations for about a year, the Interfax news agency reported Thursday. The closure of the Dark Blue line's Baumanskaya station will come into effect on Feb. Read more on…

Nefa Architects Chosen to Redesign Moscow's Solntsevo Metro Station Moscow-based architectural studio Nefa Architects (Nefaresearch) have been chosen to redesign the Solntsevo metro station. Their project, which is designed to “create a solar spray effect” on the station's subterranean platform, won an international … Read more on ArchDaily

It seems Samus Amiibo interfere with Moscow's metro barriers ORIGINAL STORY 28/11/14 2.55pm: A Russian Nintendo fan has filmed his Samus Amiibo toy apparently interfering with the ticket barriers of the Moscow metro. The NFC figurine is shown interacting with the gate's own NFC-reading sensor. After a second … Read more on Eurogamer.net

Moscow Metro Announces .2 Billion Tender for Modern Train Cars The Moscow metro on Friday announced an international tender worth more than 130 billion rubles ($ 3.2 billion) to supply 768 metro cars and service them under a 30-year contract, according to the Russian government's purchasing portal. Bidders have … Read more on The Moscow…

83 Victims of Moscow Metro Crash Still in Hospital More than one week after a deadly derailment in the Moscow metro claimed 23 lives, dozens of injured passengers remain hospitalized, Interfax reported Thursday. In total, 83 victims are still receiving in-patient treatment following the accident. Among … Read more on The Moscow Times

More Than 100 Still in Hospital After Fatal Moscow Metro Crash More than one hundred Moscow commuters were still being treated for their injuries in hospital on Monday morning, just short of a week after a fatal metro derailment killed at least 23 people. Head of Moscow's Health Department, Georgy Golukhov, told … Read more on…

Over 120 Victims of Moscow Metro Crash Still in Hospital More than 120 people injured in a train derailment and subsequent crash on the Moscow metro remain in the hospital, three in critical condition, health officials said Thursday. Twenty-two people have died since three metro cars slid off the tracks … Read more on The…