Accident

  • Woman killed, four others injured as jeep overturns 09-07-2014 02:18 PM

    A woman was killed and four others injured as a jeep carrying them overturned on Areraj-Motihari road in Motihari district on Wednesday, police said. The mishap took place as the jeep with half a dozen occupants overturned after ramming to a railing of a culvert due to negligence of the...
  • Two children killed, two others injured when truck collides with motorcycle 09-07-2014 10:49 AM

    Two children were killed and two others injured when a truck collided with a motorcycle in Bharthana area of Etawah district, police said on Wednesday. Shanu (6) and his sister Airaan (2) were killed when the motorcycle on which they were riding was hit by the truck on Bharthana-Usrahar road...
  • Michael Schumacher is slowly progressing, says wife 08-07-2014 07:51 PM

    Corinna, wife of Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher, said that her husband's health is making slow but good progress. In her first public appearance since the skiing accident that left her husband in an induced coma last December, Corinna said that Michael's condition is slowly getting better, reports EFE. Corinna...
  • Three youths killed in a road accident as truck rams motorcycle 08-07-2014 02:19 PM

    Three youths were killed when the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a truck near Akbarabad area in Kanpur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place on Monday, when the three youths were on their way back home and a speeding truck knocked them down, they said. The...
  • Bike-jeep collision: Two persons killed in road accident in Ghazipur 08-07-2014 12:59 PM

    Two persons, including a Provincial Armed Constabulary jawan, were killed when the motorcycle they were travelling in collided with a jeep in Kasimabad area in Ghazipur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place near Baburi village on Monday, they said, adding that the deceased have been identified as PAC...
  • Senior UP Government officer killed in road accident 02-07-2014 03:03 PM

    A senior Uttar Pradesh Government officer and his driver were killed when the jeep they were travelling in rammed into a stationary truck here this morning. The accident occurred on NH 2 in Khaga police station area when the Bolero jeep coming from Kanpur collided with a truck, killing Khurja...
  • Government officer, driver killed as jeep rams into a truck 02-07-2014 02:53 PM

    A senior Uttar Pradesh Government officer and his driver were killed when the jeep they were travelling in rammed into a stationary truck in Fatehpur on Wednesday morning. The accident occurred on NH 2 in Khaga police station area when the Bolero jeep coming from Kanpur collided with a truck,...
  • 10 dead, 16 injured in bus accident in Bangladesh 01-07-2014 05:47 PM

    Dhaka: At least 10 people were killed and 16 others injured on Tuesday when a passenger bus crashed into a roadside tree and overturned on a highway in southwestern Bangladesh. The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle near Jessore district. The bus was going to Benapole...
  • Six persons killed, two others seriously injured after car collides with truck 01-07-2014 03:01 PM

    Six persons, including two children, were killed and two others seriously injured when their car collided head-on with a truck in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh district on Tuesday. The incident occurred at Semalia Ghata when the victims were on their way to Ajmer from Banswara, police said. A man, three women and...
  • Two killed as car collides with truck 30-06-2014 10:43 AM

    Two persons were killed and another injured when their car collided with a truck near Sindhawli village on the Delhi-Haridwar National Highway in the district, police said on Monday. The accident took place on Sunday when the victims were returning to Delhi from Haridwar. The deceased have been identified as...
  • STF jawan killed, 23 personnel injured after bus rams into van 29-06-2014 11:45 AM

    An STF jawan was killed and 23 other personnel were injured when their bus rammed into a stationary van in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district. The accident took place near Raiput village on NH-63 when the Special Task Force (STF) personnel were heading towards south Bastar for an anti-Naxal operation late Saturday...
  • Biker killed in accident, mob sets ablaze offending truck 28-06-2014 07:50 PM

    A furniture showroom owner was killed when his motorbike was hit by a lorry on Railway Road in Dadri area in Greater Noida, following which an irate mob torched the offending vehicle, police said on Saturday. The incident took place last evening when furniture showroom owner Yogesh Sharma was riding...
  • Three killed in road collision between two-wheeler and bus 28-06-2014 02:56 PM

    Three persons were killed when their two-wheeler was hit by a speeding bus on Indore-Dhar road, police said on Saturday. The accident took place late Friday night when a Dhar bound bus hit the riders killing all of them on the spot, a sub-inspector (SI) from Chandan Nagar police station...
  • Seven killed after jeep collides with truck 27-06-2014 06:10 PM

    Seven persons were killed and as many injured when a jeep in which they were travelling collided head on with a truck on Friday, police said. The incident occurred near Kita phanta area when the victims, all labourers, were returning home to Shergarh town, Deputy Superintendent of Police Ashok Meena...
  • Two bikers crushed to death by bus in Jaipur 26-06-2014 08:58 PM

    Two motorcyclists on Thursday were crushed to death by a roadways bus near Ghatgate in Jaipur, police said. The deceased were identified as Hansraj (35) and Sunny S Kumar (18). Hansran and Kumar, who work as driver and conductor of a mini bus respectively, took their week-off and were returning...
  • Chhapra Rajdhani accident: Rail traffic restored partially 26-06-2014 12:43 PM

    Rail traffic disrupted due to the derailment of 12 bogies of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express in Bihar's Saran district was restored partially on Thursday, an official said. Railway official AK Razak said the lines on the Sonepur-Chapra rail section of the East Central Railway were cleared for traffic on Thursday...
  • Missing witness statements delay Salman Khan accident case hearing 26-06-2014 10:04 AM

    Mumbai: A day after a witness turned hostile in the Salman Khan accident case retrial, police statements of two witnesses were Wednesday reported to be "untraceable" which led to the case being adjourned for a month to July 25. The prosecution informed Sessions Judge D.W. Deshpande that the original police...
  • Security alert in Varanasi after Rajdhani accident in Chhapra 26-06-2014 08:20 AM

    Security alert has been issued in all ten districts of Varanasi zone after reports emerged that sabotage by Maoists could be behind the derailment of Rajdhani Express at Chhapra in Bihar on Wednesday. UP Director General of Police (DGP) AL Bannerji held a meeting with Varanasi Zone IG Prakash D...
  • Rajdhani accident: Can the Modi government bring railways back on track? 25-06-2014 10:41 PM

    Bihar saw two train derailments on Wednesday morning, following which the possibility of a sabotage by the Naxals is being probed. In the first accident, 12 coaches along with the engine of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed killing four and injuring 10 while the second accident was reported 60 km...
  • Dibrugarh Rajdhani mishap: Railways issues list of dead, injured passengers 25-06-2014 05:34 PM

    Guwahati: The four passengers, including three women, killed and 18 others injured when the 12236 New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed between Chhapra Kacheri and Goldenganj stations in Bihar have been identified, a Railway official said on Wednesday. As per the list of dead and injured passengers received from East Central...
  • Gowda visits Rajdhani mishap site, MHA rules out Maoist involvement in the derailment 25-06-2014 03:33 PM

    Patna: Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda visited the site where the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed on Wednesday. While Home Minister Rajnath Singh ruled out the possibility of sabotage by the Naxals, Gowda said that a probe into the accident was on. "It looks something has gone wrong, but we will...
  • Two killed after car collides with tractor trolley 25-06-2014 12:59 PM

    Two persons were killed when their car collided with a tractor trolley on the Delhi-Dehradun National Highway in the district, police said on Wednesday. The two Delhi residents identified as Rajender Singh Chouhan and Kishanlal were going to Uttarkashi from the national capital when the mishap occurred on Tuesday. ...
  • Rajdhani mishap: MHA says too early to call it Maoist attack, seeks report 25-06-2014 12:11 PM

    Patna: Bihar saw two train derailments on Wednesday morning, following which the possibility of a sabotage by the Naxals is being probed. In the first accident, 12 coaches along with the engine of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed killing four and injuring 10 while the second accident was reported 60...
  • Three killed in a bus accident in Kashmir 25-06-2014 11:43 AM

    Srinagar: Three persons died while 27 others were injured when the bus they were travelling in overturned at Bijbehara in Anantnag district of Kashmir, police said on Wednesday. The bus, which was returning to Kulgam from Gulmarg tourist resort, turned turtle at Bijbhera at 10.45 PM last night, the police...
  • Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani derailment: List of the dead and injured 25-06-2014 10:57 AM

    Four people died and nine were injured after the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed at Golden Ganj near Chhapra in Bihar. According to the Railways, five out of 12 bogies of the train capsized while the remaining seven have derailed. Following is the list of those who've died and have...
  • Lalu Prasad hits out at the Modi government over Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani derailment 25-06-2014 10:29 AM

    Patna: The political blame game over the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailment has begun with Former Railway Minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad slamming the Narendra Modi government for not taking any precautions. "This is gross negligence. From the day this government took oath, there have been accidents across the country....
  • The area is Naxal affected, but no confirmation on the cause of train derailment: Rudy 25-06-2014 09:17 AM

    The Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed on Wednesday, leaving four people dead and eight injured. The accident took place at Golden Ganj near Chhapra in Bihar. Chhapra MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy said that while a sabotage by the Naxals is not being ruled out, one must for the investigation to...
  • Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express gets derailed in Bihar, four dead 25-06-2014 07:39 AM

    Chhapra: In yet another train accident in the past few months, the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed, leaving four people dead and eight injured. The accident took place at Golden Ganj near Chhapra in Bihar. According to the Railways, five out of 12 bogies of the train capsized while the...
  • Two killed, four injured as jeep rams into truck 24-06-2014 02:48 PM

    Two persons were killed and four others injured when a jeep rammed into a stationary truck in Nizamabad area in Azamgarh, police said. Syed (55) and Mehfooz (37) were killed when the jeep in which they were travelling rammed into the truck near Nikamuddinpur village on Monday evening, SHO Nizamabad...
  • Depiction of rash driving should come with warnings: I&B 23-06-2014 11:31 PM

    New Delhi: Following concerns expressed by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, the Information and Broadcasting ministry has advised media organisations that appropriate warnings should accompany any depiction of rash and negligent driving. The advisory comes days after senior BJP leader and Cabinet minister Gopinath Munde lost his life...