Accident

  • Telangana: 17 students killed as bus hits train at an unmanned crossing 6 days ago

    At least 17 school children have been killed and many others critically injured after a passenger train hit their school bus at a railway crossing in Medak district of Telangana. The tragic accident took place on Thursday morning at Masayipet of Veldurthi mandal in Medak....
  • Rajdhani accident: Can the Modi government bring railways back on track? June 25, 2014

    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...
  • The area is Naxal affected, but no confirmation on the cause of train derailment: Rudy June 25, 2014

    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...
  • Managing Rural Development Ministry a difficult task, admits Nitin Gadkari June 19, 2014

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC TV18, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that unlike Ministry of Transport, handling the Ministry of Rural Development is a difficult task for him. Gadkari also said, "The motor vehicle Act is an outdated act and I have already taken a decision. We...
  • Traffic constable mowed down: Is Delhi the capital of rash and negligent driving? June 16, 2014

    A 26-year-old traffic constable was run over by a car after a minor argument in Delhi on Sunday. That argument was over driving in a no-entry zone, following which the three accused mowed down the constable and have now been booked for murder. ...
  • Can Netas stop implementation of rear seat belt rule? June 16, 2014

    Two weeks after Union Minister Gopinath Munde was killed in a road accident, no lessons seem to have been learnt. In Kerala, Transport Commissioner Rishi Raj Singh issued a circular making seat belts mandatory for all passengers in a four-wheeler. But the move has not gone well with the politicians....
  • Watch CJ Piyush Tewari 's appeal for a stronger road safety law June 8, 2014

    CJ Piyush Tewari is the founder of Save Life Foundation, an NGO that promotes road safety and emergency care. In this report, CJ Piyush demands the implementation of a strong road safety law from the new government and explains how better safety measures can help save people injured in road...
  • Killer roads: Watch CNN-IBN's road safety campaign June 7, 2014

    With India being called a home to world's largest accident deaths, CNN-IBN launches a campaign 'Drive Safe' to help prevent road accidents. ...
  • Watch: Some of the worst road accidents caught on camera June 7, 2014

    India is home to the world's largest number of road deaths according to the World Health Organisation's latest global road safety report. Almost 15 road accident deaths in India are reported every hour. ...
  • Remembering Union Minister Gopinath Munde June 3, 2014

    Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Gopinath Munde died early on Tuesday morning in a road accident in Delhi. His body has been brought to Mumbai where it will be lying in state at his residence. ...
  • Gopinath Munde's accident: Should it be mandatory for all passengers in cars to wear seat belts? June 3, 2014

    In a tragic turn of events on Tuesday morning, Union Minister for Rural Development Gopinath Munde died of multiple internal injuries after his car was hit by another vehicle in Delhi. Gopinath Munde's death is one more reason for us to ask hard questions about our appalling road safety standards...
  • News 360: Union Minister Gopinath Munde dies in road accident in Delhi June 3, 2014

    In a tragic turn of events on Tuesday morning, Union Minister for Rural Development Gopinath Munde died of multiple internal injuries after his car was hit by another vehicle in Delhi. The 64-year-old Munde, who is survived by his wife and three daughters, was going to the Delhi airport to...
  • Lessons from Munde's accident: Should use of rear seat belts be made compulsory? June 3, 2014

    Gopinath Munde's death is one more reason for us to ask hard questions about our appalling road safety standards and what to do about it. According to WHO's latest Global road safety report, India is home to the world's largest number of road deaths. CNN-IBN takes views of people from...
  • What next for BJP in Maharashtra after Gopinath Munde's death? June 3, 2014

    A pall of gloom descended on the Parli Vaijnath town in the Beed district of Marathwada region in Maharashtra as the news of the demise of its most illustrious son Gopinath Munde trickled on Tuesday morning. People came on to the streets in small groups as the news of the...
  • Watch: Harsh Vardhan remembers Gopinath Munde, breaks down June 3, 2014

    Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan was among the first few people who got to know about Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde's accident. He speaks to CNN-IBN about what was the turn of events. ...
  • Gopinath Munde has left a vacuum that can't be filled: Kirron Kher June 3, 2014

    BJP MP Kirron Kher said, "Mundeji, like his brother in law Pramod Mahajan ji, was one of the tallest leaders in Maharashtra. He has left behind a vacuum that is hard to fill." ...
  • Watch: Top BJP, Opposition leaders pay homage to Gopinath Munde June 3, 2014

    Leaders across party lines paid homage to Rural development Minister Gopinath Munde, who died in a road accident in Delhi. NCP chief Sharad Pawar and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi joined top BJP leaders at the BJP headquarters in paying homage to Munde. ...
  • How Gopinath Munde met with the tragic accident June 3, 2014

    Senior BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died after his car met with an accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning. Munde's car. a Maruti SX4, was hit by a Tata Indica while he was going to the Delhi airport to catch a flight for Mumbai. ...
  • Gopinath Munde was behind BJP's success in Maharashtra: Advani June 3, 2014

    BJP patriarch LK Advani paid homage to Gopinath Munde, who died in a road accident on Tuesday morning, and described him as a stalwart of the party. "The credit for party's success in Maharashtra goes to Munde. He was tall leader. This a big loss for the party," said...
  • Watch: Leaders across party lines condole Gopinath Munde's death June 3, 2014

    Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning. The accident took place when Munde was on his way to the IGI airport to fly to Mumbai. ...
  • Watch: Sequence of events that led to Gopinath Munde's death June 3, 2014

    Union Minister Gopinath Munde died after he met with an accident in Delhi early on Tuesday morning. His car, a Maruti SX4, was hit by a Tata Indica after which Munde was rushed to the AIIMS trauma centre and was declared dead. ...
  • Mumbai: Chilling video of the exact moment a car rammed into a road divider killing one, injuring six February 14, 2014

    A speeding car lost control and rammed into a road divider in Mumbai killing one person and injuring six others. ...
  • CJ Subhash highlights lack of road safety measures in Noida January 19, 2014

    CJ Subhash Sharma, a young office goer in Noida is concerned about lack of road safety measures in his city. He has turned a CJ to report the issue. ...
  • Bangalore bus accident: Design is safe, asserts Volvo November 15, 2013

    A day after seven people were killed and 40 others injured when a bus enroute to Mumbai from Bangalore caught fire in Haveri district of Karnataka, the bus company, Volvo, reiterated that the design of the bus was safe. They said the fire might have been caused by a leak...
  • News 360: MCA felicitates Sachin by naming Kandivili ground after him November 11, 2013

    The MCA felicitated Sachin Tendulkar ahead of his 200th and final Test by naming its Kandivili Ground after him. Earlier in the day, Sachin fans were disappointed as the MCA will reportedly sell only 5000 out of 30,000 tickets for Sachin's last Test match. ...
  • Bihar: 28 dead as train runs over pilgrims near Saharsa August 19, 2013

    At least 28 people, most of them pilgrims, were killed when an express train, travelling from Saharsa to Patna, ran them over. Angered with the incident, locals went on a rampage setting two other trains on fire. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 20, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Bihar train horror: Could the accident have been avoided? August 19, 2013

    In an exclusive interview to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, former railways minister Dinesh Trivedi said if we won't mordenise the Railways, then there will be more frequent accidents. ...
  • News 360: Rajya Rani Express runs over pilgrims near Saharsa, death toll rises to 28 August 19, 2013

    At least 28 people died as the Rajya Rani Express ran over them at the Dhamara station near Saharsa in Bihar on Monday morning. The death toll is expected to rise as over 40 other people were reported to be injured. ...
  • People were on the tracks when Rajya Rani Express came: Railway Board August 19, 2013

    Railway Board Chairman Arunendra Kumar said the Rajya Rani Express train was running as per its scheduled route and some people were walking on the tracks at the time of the accident. "It's a three-track station. Two trains were already standing at the station and the crowd was moving on...