Guwahati Puri Express

  • Assam train mishap: CRPF detains 16 people 13-07-2011 02:05 PM

    Guwahati: The CRPF claims to have detained 16 people in the IED blast case, which led to derailment of Guwahati-Puri Express in Kamrup district of Assam. A joint raid of Assam police and CRPF was conducted at Kekhohait and Goriakuph at 2 am on Tuesday night. The police is still...
  • Assam mishap: Adivasi People's Army responsible 11-07-2011 09:39 PM

    New Delhi: A little known group Adivasi People's Army has claimed responsibility for the the bomb explosion that led to the derailment of the Guwahati-Puri express in Assam on Sunday. The Home Ministry has released a statement saying that a group known as the Adivasi People's Army has claimed responsibility...
  • Two Train derailments in a single day. Do frequent train accidents make you feel more unsafe while travelling?

    Two accidents within a span of few hours in which at least 66 people have been killed and over 300 injured once again expose the...
  • Headless Railways gropes in the dark 11-07-2011 01:38 PM

    New Delhi: Two accidents within a span of few hours in which at least 66 people have been killed and over 300 injured once again expose the widely held belief that Indian Railways is not on the right track. With no full-time railway minister since May 2011 and several key...
  • IED blast caused Assam train accident: Railways 11-07-2011 01:34 PM

    Guwahati: An improvised explosive device was used to trigger the blast that led to the derailment of the Guwahati-Puri Express in Kamrup district in Assam that left 100 passengers injured, officials said on Monday. Railway PRO Nripendra Bhattacharya said the explosion led to the engine and eight coaches jumping the...