BEST BUS

  • Mumbai: Not the BEST time for bus rides August 2, 2012

    Mumbai: The cherry red buses operated by the Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) once raised spirits of commuters on the citys roads. But over the years, that seems to have been replaced with a kind of dread, thanks to the long history of accidents involving them. At least 15...
  • Mumbai: Double decker bus overturns, kills one April 6, 2012

    Mumbai: A double decker bus overturned in the Bandra area of Mumbai on Friday, killing at least one person, who was crushed under it, and injuring several others. The man riding a bike was crushed to death after his vehicle came under the BEST bus. According to reports, the bus driver...
  • BEST bus shootout case: Court wants answers from CBI August 1, 2009

    Patna: The Patna High Court on Saturday asked the CBI and the Centre to file their replies within six weeks on a petition seeking CBI probe into the killing of a youth from Bihar in an alleged fake encounter in Mumbai last year. Justice Ajay Kumar Tripathi passed the order...
  • Forensic report says Rahul not shot point blank November 22, 2008

    Mumbai: IBN7, the Hindi news channel of CNNIBN has received exclusive information that Mumbai police and crime branch are now in possession of the controversial Forensic Report on Rahul Raj's case. Earlier this month reports of doctor Chikalkar, who conducted autopsy on Raj's body claimed that Raj had been shot...
  • Under fire, Mumbai cops defend shootout death October 28, 2008

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police says it was forced to kill Rahul Raj, who opened fire in a Mumbai bus on Monday, but Bihar politicians remain unconvinced. Raj, a resident of Patna who was visiting Mumbai, man was gunned down after he allegedly shot and injured a person and shouted slogans against...
  • Mumbai bus accident: 1 women killed, three injured February 15, 2008

    Mumbai: A Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) bus ran over four people in suburban Andheri in Mumbai on Friday morning killing a women and seriously injuring three others. The injured have been admitted to the VN Desai Hospital. The accident took place on the Marol Link road at about 0900 hrs...