ACCIDENT

  • Watch: Bike rider falls into drain, survives 2 days ago

    In an accident caught on camera in Vasai on the outskirts of Mumbai, a bike collided with an auto on the papdi naigaon road. The biker fell into a nearby drain and survived. The auto driver also survived the crash. ...
  • India sends plane to airlift Nepal accident victims remains April 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Government sent an IL 76 aircraft to Kathmandu to bring back mortal remains of the 17 Indian pilgrims who were killed in a bus accident in Nepal. The plane will reach Kathmandu. However, the bodies and 28 people injured in the incident will be air-lifted after completion of formalities. "India...
  • Six students killed in road accident at Siwan in Bihar, angry locals torch ambulances over absence of doctors April 20, 2015

    Siwan: In a tragic incident in Bihar, six students have been killed in a road accident in Siwan district. Two students have also been injured in the accident and have been admitted to a local hospital. The accident occurred when an auto rickshaw carrying students collided with a mini bus...
  • Tennessee woman awakens from 4 month-long coma, learns she gave birth April 12, 2015

    A Tennessee woman awakened this week from a four-month-long coma that doctors had feared would be permanent and learned that she had given birth to a baby boy, according to her family. Sharista Giles, 20, was four-months pregnant when she was involved in a car crash near Nashville on Dec. 6,...
  • West Bengal: 10 dead, 50 injured in a bus accident in Burdwan April 10, 2015

    Burdwan: At least 10 people were killed and 50 others were injured in a bus accident in West Bengal's Burdwan district. The bus was on its way to Nabadwip when it lost control and turned turtle. The injured are being treated at Burdwan Medical college. ...
  • Watch: Female car driver crushes man to death in Delhi's Subhash Nagar April 9, 2015

    A man was crushed under the wheels of a car on Wednesday in Subhash Nagar in West Delhi. According to police, the female driver was learning how to drive and she suddenly lost control of the car and hit the victim. The victim was rushed to a nearby private hospital...
  • Man killed in Delhi road rage: Are we turning into a nation of goons? April 6, 2015

    In a shocking incident in the national capital, a man was allegedly beaten to death following an accident in Turkman area of Old Delhi. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks whether we are turning into a nation of goons. ...
  • Delhi: Man beaten to death following accident in Turkman area April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident in the national capital, a man was allegedly beaten to death following an accident in Turkman area of Old Delhi. The incident took place around 11:30 PM on Sunday. Shahnawaz, a resident of IP Estate area in central Delhi, was riding on his motorbike with...
  • Delhi: Lamborghini rams into road divider, driver flees April 3, 2015

    New Delhi: A Rs five-crore Lamborghini Murcielago crashed into a road divider near India Gate in the heart of the national capital on Wednesday night after the driver lost control over the mean machine and walked off after the sports car was wrecked. The car did not bore any registration number...
  • SC asks for tougher law to curb rash, negligent driving, Centre turns a deaf ear March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Even after the Supreme Court asked Parliament to work on a tougher law to curb rash and negligent driving, the government has diluted a bill proposing tough measures. India registered highest number of road accident related deaths in the world with 1.38 lakh deaths reported in 2013. On...
  • Light sentences for negligent driving 'mockery of justice': SC to lawmakers March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Terming light sentences being awarded in road accident cases as "mockery of justice", Supreme Court on Monday asked lawmakers to "scrutinise, re-look and re-visit" the penal laws saying the poor's life was as worth living as that of the rich. "We are compelled to observe that India has...
  • SC irked over road accidents, asks lawmakers to re-visit law March 30, 2015

    New Delhi: Terming light sentences being awarded in road accident cases as "mockery of justice", Supreme Court on Monday asked lawmakers to "scrutinise, re-look and re-visit" the penal laws saying the poor's life was as worth living as that of the rich. "We are compelled to observe that India has...
  • Rock legend David Crosby hits California jogger with car March 24, 2015

    Los Angeles: Legendary rock musician David Crosby struck and injured a jogger while driving his car in southern California at the weekend, police said on Monday. Crosby hit 46-year-old Jose Jimenez while driving his Tesla sedan in Santa Ynez, some 30 miles (50 km) northwest of the coastal city of Santa...
  • Delhi: 32-year-old man injured in road accident gets over Rs 22 lakh March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: A 32-year-old man, who was grievously injured in a road accident involving a rashly driven truck, has been awarded a compensation of over Rs 22 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT). MACT Presiding Officer Manish Gupta directed Oriental Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending truck,...
  • Paralysed Indian gets Rs 2.55 crore relief for road mishap in UAE March 20, 2015

    Dubai: A 30-year-old Indian in the UAE has been awarded over Rs 2.5 crore in compensation for a road accident which left him paralysed in 2013, three months after his marriage, local media reported on Friday. Aboobacker Palliyalil from Kerala, who was a newspaper vendor at the time of accident, was...
  • Vintage plane Harrison Ford crashed was well-restored, official says March 7, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Harrison Ford was piloting a World War Two vintage plane that had been restored to a high standard when he crash landed at a Los Angeles golf course after reporting an engine failure, a federal investigator said on Friday. Moments after Ford took off in his 1942 single-engine...
  • Jaitley woos middle class, poor, announces schemes for social security in Budget 2015-16 February 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Wooing middle class, poor people, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday announced a host of schemes in the first full-fledged Budget of the Narendra Modi government and said the government will work towards creating universal social security system for all Indians, especially the poor. "Allocation of Rs 30,851 crore...
  • Madonna falls off BRIT Awards stage, not hurt February 27, 2015

    London: Singer Madonna says she is feeling "fine" after falling backwards down a set of stairs and off stage during her performance at the BRIT Awards. Madonna was performing on her track 'Living For Love' at the annual awards ceremony Wednesday, when she was seen falling backwards down a set of...
  • Road mishap in Bengaluru, water tanker mows down 2 people February 26, 2015

    Bengaluru: Two people have been killed in Bengaluru when a water tanker ploughed through a group of pedestrians. The incident occurred when the brakes of the water tanker failed. Visuals showed the tanker speeding menacingly as the pedestrians were crossing the road at a zebra crossing, knocking down a man pushing...
  • How 'crash energy management' train safety-technology can save lives in case of accidents February 26, 2015

    Los Angeles: Perhaps the most remarkable thing about the collision between a Southern California commuter train and a truck abandoned on the tracks was this: No one died and only eight people on board were admitted to hospitals. Officials with the Metrolink train system credit cars designed to blunt the tremendous...
  • Fernando Alonso making 'solid recovery' after crash in F1 testing February 23, 2015

    Spain: McLaren driver Fernando Alonso is making a "solid recovery" after being concussed following a crash in Formula One testing and is staying in hospital for further observation. The Spanish driver escaped serious injury, but was airlifted by helicopter to the hospital for precautionary checks after his McLaren collided with a...
  • Nalanda: 8 killed, 15 injured as Rajgir-Danapur train hits a van at an unmanned crossing February 21, 2015

    Nalanda: Eight people were killed and 15 others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in was hit by Danapur-Rajgir DMU passenger train in Nalanda. Reportedly, the incident took place on Saturday when Tata magic vehicle was hit by the train at an unmanned rail crossing near Tungi Halt of Deepnagar...
  • After Daniel Craig's accident, another crew member gets hurt on the sets of 'Spectre' February 20, 2015

    London: After Daniel Craig hurt himself while filming 'Spectre', another accident has occurred on the shoot of the latest James Bond movie. This time a crew member was injured. According to a source, a camera truck veered off the road and crashed into a barn, seriously injuring Second unit assistant director...
  • MP: 10 killed, 40 injured as bus plunges into valley in Dhar February 17, 2015

    Jhabua (MP): At least 10 people were killed and over 40 others were injured on Monday night when a private bus in which they were travelling fell into a deep valley in Machalia Ghat in neighbouring Dhar district. The bus was on its way to Galiakot in Rajasthan from Indore when...
  • Centre clarifies on Indo-US nuclear deal, says Indian victims cannot sue foreign suppliers for N-accident February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Foreign suppliers of atomic reactors to India cannot be sued for the damages by victims of a nuclear accident but can be held liable by the operator who has the right of recourse, government said on Sunday releasing details of the understanding reached with the US recently. In a...
  • Watch: Man gets caught between two truck collisions January 20, 2015

    New Jersey - On a cold January Sunday, one man gets stuck on a highway because his way is blocked by a huge truck that collided. He takes out his phone to make a video when all of a sudden a second truck collision happens that almost hits him! ...
  • Tamil Nadu: 7 dead, 30 injured in bus accident in Dharmapuri district January 20, 2015

    Dharmapuri: At least Seven people were killed and 30 were injured in a bus accident in Tamil Nadu's Dharmapuri district. The incident occurred on Monday afternoon. The bus fell into a 100-feet gorge near Hogenakkal in Dharmapuri district. More information awaited. ...
  • Kelly Osbourne threaten to 'b***h slap' a fellow skiier who knocked her over January 20, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer Kelly Osbourne has lashed out and threatened to "b***h slap" a woman who knocked her over on ski slopes. Left with a swollen and bruised right hand following the tumble, Kelly wasn't happy that her fellow skiier didn't stop to check if she was alright afterwards, reports femalefirt.co.uk. Posting...
  • Delhi's increasing road traffic, decreasing parking space: an issue political parties need to address January 14, 2015

    Delhi, a city with one of the world's highest proportions of road area. 21 per cent of its total area is given to roads. The total length of the entire road network in the national capital is at a staggering 35000 kms and the city boasts of nearly 100 flyovers,...
  • Bodies from crashed AirAsia plane arrive in Indonesian city January 1, 2015

    Indonesia: The first two bodies from the AirAsia plane that crashed off the coast of Borneo arrived on Wednesday in the Indonesian city of Surabaya, where relatives have gathered to await news of their loved ones. Rescuers believe they have found the plane on the sea floor off Borneo, after sonar...