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 Tōhoku Main Line - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A portion of the Tōhoku Main Line is also shared with the Keihin-Tōhoku Line (29.6 kilometres between Tokyo Station and Omiya Station in Omiya-ku, Saitama) and the Saikyo Line (18.0 kilometres between Akabane Station in the Kita ward of Tokyo and Omiya Station).
The construction of Tōhoku Main Line began in the Kanto region and extended to the north end of Honshu, and the city of Aomori.
It is one of oldest railway lines in Japan, with construction beginning in the late 19th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tohoku_Main_Line   (557 words)

  
 Saikyo Line - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saitama and Tokyo Line) connects the city of Saitama to western Tokyo.
At the northern end of the line some trains continue as far as the city of Kawagoe on the Kawagoe Line.
This line is infamous for chikan (痴漢), men who take advantage of the line's severe overcrowding to molest women.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Saikyo_Line   (120 words)

  
 Tokyo Metro Ginza Line - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The line reached Shibuya in 1939, although the segment west of Aoyama-itchome was operated by a separate company, Tokyo Rapid Railway, from 1937 to the TRTA's consolidation in 1941.
Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line, Keio Inokashira Line, Saikyo Line, Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line, Tokyu Toyoko Line, Yamanote Line
Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line, Joetsu Shinkansen, Keihin-Tohoku Line, Joban Line, Nagano Shinkansen, Takasaki Line, Tohoku Shinkansen, Tohoku Line, Yamanote Line
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Eidan_Ginza_Line   (276 words)

  
 Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
The Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (東京地下鉄銀座線) is a metro line in Tokyo, Japan, administered by the Tokyo Metro.
It is the oldest underground railway line in Japan: the portion between Ueno and Asakusa was completed by the Tokyo Underground Railway on December 30, 1927.
The 14.3km line serves the wards of Shibuya, Minato, Chuo, Chiyoda, and Taito.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/t/to/tokyo_metro_ginza_line.html   (226 words)

  
 Toei Oedo Line - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Toei Ōedo Line (都営地下鉄大江戸線, Toei Chikatetsu Ōedo-sen) is a subway line in Tokyo, Japan operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (not the Tokyo Metro).
Also known as Line 12, it commenced operations on December 12, 2000, read "12/12/12" in the Japanese calendar as the year 2000 was Heisei 12.
Currently the newest line in the capital, the Ōedo Line is Tokyo's first linear motor metro line, which allows it use smaller cars and smaller tunnels.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Toei_Oedo_Line   (436 words)

  
 Tohoku Main Line - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Tohoku Main Line runs mostly parallel to the Tohoku Shinkansen, and upon the Shinkansen's extension to Aomori, the remaining northern portion of the line is expected to be spun off to a third-sector railway operator.
The 159.9-kilometre Ueno-Kuroiso (Nasushiobara, Tochigi) portion of the line is often referred to as the (JR) Utsunomiya Line.
The 29.6-kilometre Tokyo-Omiya (Omiya-ku, Saitama) portion of Keihin-Tohoku Line and the 18.0-kilometre Akabane (Kita, Tokyo)-Omiya portion of Saikyo Line formally belong to Tohoku Main Line.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Tohoku_Line   (474 words)

  
 Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line
The Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line (東京地下鉄半蔵門線) is a metro line in Tokyo, Japan, administered by the Tokyo Metro.
The 16.8km line serves the wards of Shibuya, Minato, Chiyoda, Chuo, Koto and Sumida.
Hanzomon Line trains interoperate with the Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line from Shibuya Station and with the Tobu Isesaki Line from Oshiage Station.
pedia.newsfilter.co.uk /wikipedia/t/to/tokyo_metro_hanzomon_line.html   (136 words)

  
 Tokyo Waterfront Railway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Tokyo Waterfront Railway (東京臨海高速鉄道; Tokyo Rinkai Kosoku Tetsudo, or Rinkai Line) is a private railway in Tokyo, Japan, connecting Tokyo to the artificial islands of Aomi and Odaiba in Tokyo Bay.
The line opened for service on March 30, 1996 from Kiba to the Teleport, and was extended to Osaki on December 1, 2002.
While usually not considered an official part of the Tokyo subway network, the line runs underground for most of the distance.
www.encyclopedia-online.info /Rinkai_Line   (138 words)

  
 Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Hanzomon Line is planned to be extended from Oshiage to Matsudo station (on the Joban Line).
Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Keio Inokashira Line, Saikyo Line, Shonan-Shinjuku Line, Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line, Tokyu Toyoko Line, Yamanote Line
Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Toei Mita Line
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tokyo_Metro_Hanzomon_Line   (199 words)

  
 Saikyo Line   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
At the northern end of the line trains continue as far as the town Kawagoe on the Kawagoe Line.
At Osaki Saikyo Line trains continue onward to the Tokyo Waterfront Railway.
The star of A Chorus Line was always Michael Bennett's choreography, but it's nearly impossible to tell it's missing from this stellar recording.
www.freeglossary.com /Saikyo_Line   (428 words)

  
 Transportation in Tokyo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Tokyo's most prominent train line is the JR Yamanote Line, a circle line which connects Tokyo's multiple city centers.
The city's twelve subway lines are operated by two companies and run largely inside the Yamanote circle and the areas around Ginza and Shitamachi.
Their lines typically start at one of the stations of the JR Yamanote Line.
67.15.104.67 /japan-guide.com/e/e2017.html   (830 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Kawagoe Line   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Kawagoe Line (Japanese: 川越線 Kawagoe Sen) is a 30.6-kilometre railway line which connects the cities of Saitama, Saitama, Kawagoe and Hidaka in the Saitama Prefecture.
Yamanote Line, Tokyo JR Yamanote Line train in Tokyo, Japan Above Yurakucho in Tokyo East Japan Railway Company (東日本旅客鉄道 Higashi-Nihon Ryokyaku Tetsudo or JR東日本; JR Higashi-Nihon) is a Japanese private railroad company, one of the seven JR companies.
It is less frequently served as it can be regarded as an arc line in the outer Greater Tokyo Area.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Kawagoe-Line   (548 words)

  
 JR Saikyo Line / Rinkai Line   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Saikyo Line connects southern Saitama Prefecture with Akabane, Ikebukuro, Shinjuku, Shibuya and Osaki.
While the Saikyo Line technically ends at Osaki Station, many trains on the Saikyo Line continue to run on the Rinkai Line from Osaki to Odaiba, before terminating at Shin-Kiba.
Note, that the Rinkai Line is not owned by JR, which means that the Japan Rail Pass and similar JR tickets are not valid on it.
www.japan-guide.com /e/e2373.html   (247 words)

  
 News.3Yen.com - Groping, Tokyo’s favorite pastime on the trains - News on Japan - Japanese News
The Saikyo Line is notorious for its overcrowding and
Saikyo Line connects Osaki Station in central Tokyo to Omiya Station in
“Lines that have schools along them and have relatively long sections between stations have become the targets of gropers,” said a senior MPD official in charge of community safety.
news.3yen.com /2005-02-09/gropping-tokyos-favorite-pastime-on-the-trains   (653 words)

  
 asahi.com : English
The Saikyo Line is notorious for its overcrowding and lechers.
The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), in its first compilation of such offenders on specific commuter train lines in the capital area, said the Saikyo Line had the worst record, with 217 offenders, followed by the JR Chuo Line, with just under 200.
The Saikyo Line connects Osaki Station in central Tokyo to Omiya Station in Saitama Prefecture.
www.asahi.com /english/nation/TKY200502090143.html   (572 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Saikyo Line   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A northbound Keihin-Tohoku line rapid train bound for Minami-Urawa pauses at Ueno Station The Keihin-Tohoku Line (京浜東北線) is a 59 km railway line in Japan that connects the cities of Saitama, Warabi, Kawaguchi, Tokyo, Kawasaki, and Yokohama.
The Kawagoe Line (Japanese: 川越線 Kawagoe Sen) is a 30.
This train line is famous for Chikan (弛緩) or "Molesters" due to its' crowded nature.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Saikyo-Line   (444 words)

  
 Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (Japanese: 東京地下鉄日比谷線) is a metro line in Tokyo, Japan, administered by the Tokyo Metro.
Hibiya Line trains interoperate with the Tokyu Toyoko Line from Naka-Meguro Station and with the Tobu Isesaki Line from Kita-Senju Station.
H-7 Hibiya Station (Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line C-09, Toei Mita Line I-08, Yamanote Line and Keihin Tohoku Line at Yurakucho Station, Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line at Yurakucho Station, Y-18)
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hibiya_Line   (288 words)

  
 Metro female-only morning train cars debut   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A sticker on the window of a JR Saikyo Line train at Tokyo's Ikebukuro Station on Monday morning says the car is for female passengers only during the morning and evening rush hours.
At Ikebukuro Station on the JR Saikyo Line, female commuters and students could be seen boarding female-only cars coming from Saitama Prefecture, while some men apparently unaware of the restriction were seen dashing into the cars as well.
The Keio and JR Saikyo lines have already been running female-only cars on outbound trains from Tokyo late at night.
www.moun.com /articles.asp?id=2338   (292 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Train station   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Generally stations are sited next to a railway or railroad line, or form the terminus for a particular route.
Examples of modern stations include those on newer high-speed rail networks, such as the shinkansen in Japan and LGV lines in France.
This may be due to the station's situation at a point where two lines cross, or may be to provide separate station capacity for two types of service, e.g.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Train-station   (3469 words)

  
 Aljazeera.Net - Japan women get own subway cars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This line does a loop around Tokyo and is notorious for groping due to the relatively long distance between stations.
A women's car during evening rush hour has been in operation since July 2002 on the Saikyo Line, whose stops include Japan's busiest station Shinjuku, the entertainment district of Shibuya and central Tokyo Station.
A number of other railway companies in Tokyo are due to start women-only cars in May on their busiest lines or on rapid trains which tend to be more crowded than local trains.
english.aljazeera.net /NR/exeres/C624B9D1-7435-4EF5-A611-FF2B39A04B4F.htm   (337 words)

  
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 MENAFN - Middle East North Africa . Financial Network News: Tokyo trains designate cars for women only
The East Japan Railway Co. introduced the option Monday on its Saikyo line connecting Tokyo and Saitama prefecture, the Mainichi Shimbun reported.
Until now, only one car on each train on the line had been designated for women only, and this was available only late at night.
The JR Saikyo Line is infamous for having the largest number of molestation cases on a single train line.
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 Kyoto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kyoto remained Japan's capital until the transfer of the government to Edo in 1868 at the time of the Imperial Restoration.
Although there was some consideration by the United States of targeting Kyoto with the atomic bomb at the end of World War II, in the end it was decided to remove the city from the list of targets.
Other notable sites in and around Kyoto include Arashiyama and its picturesque lake, the Gion and Pontochō geisha quarters, the Philosopher's Walk, and the canals which line some of the older streets.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kyoto   (1305 words)

  
 New rail and subway extensions allow easier access to Tokyo's Waterfront   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The JR Saikyo Line now connects Ebisu Station -- with access to Yebizu Garden Place, the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography and the Westin Hotel to Osaki Station -- adjacent to the New Otani Inn hotel and walking distance to the fashionable shops and galleries in the Osaki New City and Gate City Osaki malls.
In addition, the Rinkai Subway Line and the JR Saikyo Line are now connected to each other.
Connections with other JR lines are now also possible, travelers can now switch to the JR Keihin-Tohoku and Tokyu Oimachi Lines at the new Oimachi station.
www.worldroom.com /pages/travelnews/print_version/print12200208b.phtml   (330 words)

  
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I wonder..." >The point here is that Saikyo is watching Doki Doki Kokoro at the same time >Yuki is. Therefore she sees the same carrot thing...and this gives her an >idea for a plan to get Yuki.
Saikyo trusts her, and the rest of the Troopers fear her.
If Saikyo were to find out..." Moemi drew in a deep breath, and searched for that little voice inside her.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
And JR East recently barred men from the first car of morning rush-hour trains on its infamous Saikyo line.
The JR Saikyo Line is notorious for its higher than average population of gropers.
Of course, the first car on each train is also the first to crash in an accident, like Monday's deadly derailment on JR West's Fukuchiyama line, when a train jumped the tracks and smashed into an apartment building.
www.ridingsun.com /posts/1114832460.html   (257 words)

  
 Shonan-Shinjuku Line - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
E231 train as Shonan-Shinjuku Line train at 2nd track of Shinjuku Station
The Shōnan-Shinjuku Line (湘南新宿ライン) is a railway line in Japan that connects the cities of Saitama, Tokyo, Yokohama, Kamakura, and Odawara.
Initially, services were operated using a mixture of rolling stock, including 115, series, 211 series, 215 series (double-deck), E217 series, and E231 series EMUs, but rolling stock was standardized on the E231 series EMUs in 2004, from which date these trains also included two bilevel Green cars.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Shonan-Shinjuku_Line   (137 words)

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