"We are working hard to maintain a regular service, so changes are to be expected..."
Mr Collins said a major surge in passengers at Town Hall during peak periods - especially evenings - was partly due to a near doubling in people catching trains to and from fast-growing suburbs such as Mascot and the Green Square precinct in Sydney's inner south...
"I want to reiterate nobody should be blaming any staff here", Transport Minister Andrew Constance said.
He said they would attempt to spread the evening's cancellations across the network.
'Central station is packed.
Sydney Trains planned for 76 drivers to be sick, but about 40 additional staff were also off.
Mr Constance said the trains still ran to over 90 per cent regularly, despite the "enormous challenges" in staff flexibility.
'In the last two weeks, for instance, we've had some awful tragedies on our railway, ' he said.
"That has taken staff availability and affected staff availability. We have got staff being counselled".
While the department usually responds to one or two fatalities on the rail network each month, there have been six deaths in the past fortnight.
'Under Labor, you will get your Opal fare refunded if there is an avoidable delay of 30 mins, ' NSW Labor leader Luke Foley tweeted.
"There is nothing industrial in this, there is nothing untoward, it's just unfortunate", he said.
"The objective here is not so much to refund people, but ensure there's not need for refunds."
Under the policy, delays of more than half an hour will trigger an automatic refund, and will only apply to the railways.
"Our train system has lurched from crisis to crisis and we now have the worst delays in a decade".
Meanwhile, Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) NSW Secretary, Alex Claassens, has asked passengers to direct their frustration at the government rather than the workers who are just as frustrated as commuters with the state of the network.
The programme investigated alleged fraud involving European Union funds linked to big businessmen and politicians. Mr Yordanov said his journalists were getting threats to their safety for this reporting.
Post Kangana's infuriated remarks, Sonam shared a post on Instagram slamming media for misquoting her and making Kangana react. But later added that one has to take everything Kangana says with a pinch of salt because no one takes her seriously.
The Astros will face either the New York Yankees or the Boston Red Sox in the American League Championship Series. Mitch Moreland was again on the bench with hamstring soreness, though Cora said he was available off the bench.
Jack Brooksbank & their families have today shared a selection of photographs - including these images of the couple as children". The royal family's official Twitter account posted on Tuesday: "Ahead of their special day, Princess Eugenie , Mr.
It seemed the company wanted to flaunt its Motion Auto Focus feature that ensures your subjects stay as sharp as possible. On Monday, the company admitted it had exposed data on half a million accounts - and didn't disclose it for months.
Additionally, several of gospel and R&B's heaviest hitters will assemble for what's sure to be a touching Aretha Franklin tribute. This year's AMAs are once again hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross , star of ABC's sitcom Black-ish.
The biggest concerns with Michael, therefore, are winds and storm surge. "Do not think you can survive it", Scott said. Hurricane-force winds extended outward up to 35 miles from the core and tropical-storm-force winds out 175 miles.
Liverpool's Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino and Uruguay's rugged defender Diego Godin of Atletico Madrid also got the nod. The victor of the prestigious Ballon d'Or organised by France Football magazine will be announced on December 3.
It's worth noting that even Holt indicated following Monday's game that he didn't expect to be in the lineup for Game 4. David Price suffered the loss as he surrendered three earned runs on three hits with two strikeouts over 1 2/3 innings.
Ex-cricketer Hayden hurt in surf incident
Former Australian Test cricketer Matthew Hayden said he "dodged a bullet" while surfing on Friday. He posted pictures of his injuries on Instagram and said that it was "game over for a few days".
Hong Kong journalist group protests FT editor’s visa denial
Journalists prepare to hand over petitions to Hong Kong's government calling for an explanation of Victor Mallet's visa refusal. An application to renew Mallet's work visa has been refused and on Sunday he was given seven days to leave Hong Kong.
Trump questions United Nations global warming report
Awesome how you can always count on supposed physical scientists to turn out to be political scientists (and economists, too ). More sustainable consumption patterns are recommended in the choices on transportation, diet and the use of household goods.
Ballon D'Or 2018: Pogba reveals his three choices
Cristiano Ronaldo headlines the latest batch of players to be announced as nominees for the 2018 Ballon d'Or by France football . Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo , who joined Juventus from Real Madrid in the summer, won last year's Ballon d'Or .
Here’s all the new hardware Google announced today
Google Pixel 3 specifications Google Pixel 3 has a 5.5-inch FHD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) flexible OLED screen with 18:9 aspect ratio. Not bad, if not a tad worrying. "You can decide whether to pick up, send a quick reply, or mark the call as spam".
Big 2018 iPad Pro details spilled in new leak
You will be able to output 4K HDR video to an external display, which will work through the USB-C port at the bottom. The 2018 iPad Pros will have thin bezels that will be wide enough to accommodate the Face ID camera.
Microsoft is buying Obsidian and the deal is ’90 percent done’
While these deals sometimes fall apart at the last minute, one source told Kotaku that it was merely "a matter of when, not if". According to a report published less than an hour ago by Kotaku , Microsoft is close to buying Obsidian Entertainment .
Verizon is Charging a $30 Notch Fee on the Pixel 3 XL
Yet the whole thing is glass now, apparently, allowing for wireless charging in the $79 Pixel Stand charger accessory. The only feature that was highlighted was an ability to shop fashion items you see and capture in the real world.
Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle Brings Battle Royale to Retail
One of the biggest games on the planet is getting a retail bundle in time for the holidays, Epic Games and Warner Bros. As for the tangible contents of the Deep Freeze Bundle, one platform actually gets something physical inside the box.
Elliott Pulls Out A Victory In Dover Cup Race
And after Harvick's misfortune, teammate Aric Almirola was in prime position to win until late pit strategy turned the tables. Coincidentally, in the July race at New Hampshire, Bowyer also caused the final caution when Almirola had a good-sized lead.