Accident

  • AP: YSR Congress MLA Shobha Nagi Reddy dies in accident 24-04-2014 01:02 PM

    Hyderabad: A senior YSR Congress MLA died on Thursday in a car accident in the wee hours in the Kurnool district. MLA Sobha Nagi Reddy was returning from her election campaign when her car met with an accident. "It seems the vehicle driver lost control while trying to take a...
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress MLA critically injured in accident 24-04-2014 11:48 AM

    Hyderabad: A YSR Congress MLA is battling for her life after she was critically injured in a car accident on Thursday. MLA Shobha Nagi Reddy was returning after poll campaign in Kurnool district when her car met with an accident in the wee hours. She was shifted to Hyderabad, where...
  • 2 persons killed after being hit by a speeding truck in Rasulpur 23-04-2014 01:17 PM

    Two persons were killed after being hit by a speeding truck in Rasulpur area in Firozabad on Wednesday. Pappu Rathore (35) and Hariom (30), both vendors, were hit by the truck in the morning, police said. While Hariom died on the spot, Rathore was rushed to a nearby hospital, where...
  • 3 women CRPF personnel killed in a road accident in Delhi 23-04-2014 10:32 AM

    New Delhi: Three women Central Reserve Police Force personnel were killed and 17 others injured when the paramilitary force bus was hit by a speeding truck in Delhi's Dwarka area on Wednesday morning. The tragic accident happened at around 6:30 am on Wednesday in Sector 19 of Dwarka in south...
  • 'Indian roads are giant killers', says Supreme Court 22-04-2014 11:38 PM

    Indian roads have proved to be giant killers demanding immediate remedial action, the Supreme Court said and appointed a three-member committee to monitor steps taken by the Centre and state governments to ensure road safety and to curb growing number of accidents. It directed all government departments, which are looking...
  • Three labourers killed in a road mishap 22-04-2014 11:33 PM

    Three labourers riding on motorbike were crushed to death by a SUV at Paldi village in Sirohi district, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place late last night when the labourers were returning from Paldi village to their home in Naradara in Sirohi district when a SUV mowed them...
  • Five killed in truck-auto collision in Nalanda 22-04-2014 04:04 PM

    Five persons were killed in a collision between a truck and an auto-rickshaw in Sursarai area of Bihar's Nalanda district on Tuesday. All the deceased were auto-rickshaw passengers, Sursarai police station officer in-charge Pryadershi said. The truck driver managed to flee from the scene. ~~amp;nbsp; ...
  • Three killed, seven injured as jeep overturns in Ballia 22-04-2014 04:02 PM

    Three persons were killed and seven others injured when a jeep overturned and fell into a pit in Haldi area, police said in Ballia. The vehicle overturned in Bharsauta village on Monday night, they said. While one of the victims has been identified as 70-year-old Sonia, two other are yet...
  • Eight killed, 5 injured in road accident in Bihar 22-04-2014 03:49 PM

    Eight persons were killed and five others injured when a tempo fell into river Panchanse after being hit by a truck in Sursarai area of Bihar's Nalanda district on Tuesday. All the deceased, most of them labourers were travelling in the tempo, Deputy Superintendent of Police Sadar Shams Afroz said....
  • Bus carrying marriage party overturns, one dies, 40 injured 21-04-2014 11:12 PM

    A bus carrying a marriage party overturned in Dankaur village in Greater Noida on Monday, leaving one dead and 40 injured, police said. The bus rammed into a road divider and overturned killing one and injuring 40, they said. The guests were returning after attending the wedding ceremony when the...
  • 5 charred to death after high tension wire falls on bus 19-04-2014 07:17 AM

    Five persons, including three children, were burnt alive when a bus carrying a marriage party caught fire after coming in contact with a high tension wire near here on Friday night, police said. The incident took place on the Ater-Porsa Road, about 35 km away from here in Madhya Pradesh....
  • Bhind: High-tension wire falls on bus 19-04-2014 12:06 AM

    Many casualties were feared as a high-tension wire fell on a bus in which around 60 members of a marriage party were travelling in Madhya Pradesh's Bhind district on Friday, police said, adding the exact number was not known yet. Inspector General of Police (Chambal) DC Sagar told IANS that...
  • Divers enter South Korean ferry in the hunt for survivors 18-04-2014 09:29 AM

    Mokpo/Jindo: A team of eight divers had entered a capsized South Korean ferry on Friday and was searching for survivors, although they were unlikely to find anyone alive from among hundreds still missing more than 48 hours after the vessel began sinking. YTN television said that divers had searched the...
  • Bhadohi: Four killed in trucks collision 17-04-2014 11:52 AM

    Four members of a family were killed when two trucks collided in Aurai area in Bhadohi, police said on Thursday. The incident took place last night when two trucks collided near Aurai crossing and ran over four persons sleeping alongside road killing them on the spot. Those killed were identified...
  • Train gets derailed in Assam, over 50 injured 16-04-2014 08:00 AM

    Guwahati: Over 50 passengers were injured, 19 of them seriously, when the engine and 10 coaches of the Dimapur-Kamakhya BG Express derailed at Teghiria in central Assam in the wee hours today. The derailment damaged 100 mts of railway line leading to cancellation of eight trains on the route. The...
  • Seven people, including Jharkhand CM's Political Advisor injured in lift collapse 15-04-2014 04:09 PM

    Seven people, including the Political Advisor of Jharkhand Chief Minister, were injured when a lift which they took to reach the ground floor of a hotel in Bistupur area here collapsed on Tuesday, official sources said. All the injured, including Himanshu Shekhar Choudhury, Political Advisor of Chief Minister Hemant Soren,...
  • Three seriously injured after a train hits a pick-up van 14-04-2014 02:10 PM

    Three persons were seriously injured when a train hit a pick-up van at an unmanned crossing at Ipra on Muzaffarpur-Narkatiyaganj section in Bihar's East Champaran district on Monday, police said. The four-wheeler was negotiating the track at the crossing falling under Chakiya police station area when the Muzaffarpur-Narkatiaganj Express rammed...
  • Three children of a family killed in house fire 13-04-2014 08:29 PM

    Three children, aged between 6 and 8 years, of a family were charred to death when a fire broke out at their house in Hapur area in Ghaziabad onSunday. The deceased have been identified as Umeedh (6), Shinu (8) and Abush (6), police said. However, the victims' brother, Shameen, who...
  • Three killed, one injured in a road accident 12-04-2014 02:05 PM

    Three people, including two of a family, were killed and one woman was injured when their motorcycle was hit by another vehicle, police said on Saturday. They said the incident took place in Barhad area on Friday and the deceased have been identified as Vinod kumar (35), Chattu (32) and...
  • Massive fire kills three children, over dozen cattle die 11-04-2014 10:32 PM

    Three children and over a dozen cattle were killed in fire that engulfed 15 huts in village Aliapur, police said on Friday. The incident took place last night when fire broke out in a hut and spread in other huts too, they said. Three children including Rohit (5), Diwarilal (2)...
  • Mathura: One person killed as train derails, six injured 11-04-2014 08:42 PM

    One person was killed while six others were injured when two coaches of a Mathura bound train derailed here between Maura and Goverdhan stations, on Friday. The last two coaches of Alwar Mathura Passenger train derailed and were dragged for about one km before the train came to a halt,...
  • Two policemen die as two trucks collide, five injured 11-04-2014 06:18 PM

    Two policemen were killed and five others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck in Ajmer district. The police truck was on its way to Jaipur from Jalore to collect wireless sets for elections last night when it collided with another truck coming from opposite...
  • Driver killed, 2 policemen injured after their jeep rams into a truck 10-04-2014 01:57 PM

    The driver of a mobile police jeep was killed and two policemen were seriously injured in a mishap near Makanpur chowk in Bihar's Navgachhia district, a police officer said. Superintendent of Police (SP) Shekhar Kumar said that a mobile police jeep with three cops rammed into a stationary tractor after...
  • At least 40 cattle charred to death as truck catches fire 09-04-2014 10:40 PM

    40 cattle were charred to death when a a truck which was carrying them caught fire after an accident on NH 31 near Pachgama on Wednesday, police said. The incident took place under Akbarpur police station area when a speeding truck skidded off and hit a stationary motorcycle leading to...
  • Four minors feared drowned in Ganga at Narayanpur 07-04-2014 06:04 PM

    Four minors, including three girls, were feared drowned in the river Ganga in a village under Narayanpur police station area in Bihar's Bhagalpur district on Monday, police sources said. The incident happened near Vishunpur village as three girls and a boy were bathing in the river when they accidentally slipped...
  • Six killed, two injured as jeep falls into gorge 03-04-2014 06:41 PM

    Six persons, including two children, were killed and two others seriously injured on Thursday when the jeep in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Purola area of Uttarkashi district. The accident occurred when the jeep was going from Damta to Kandari village in the district, police said....
  • UP: Two trains collide in Sonbhadra; 2 feared dead, five injured 03-04-2014 07:13 AM

    Sonbhadra: In a rear-end collision, two trains collided in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra in the wee hours of Thursday leaving at least two dead and five others injured. The trains involved in the accident were Katni Passenger train and Varanasi-Shaktinagar Intercity Express. The incident took place near Obra in UP. "The...
  • Budaun: Six of a family killed, seven others injured in a road accident 02-04-2014 11:48 AM

    Six members of family were killed and seven others injured when a jeep rammed into a tree in Mujaria area, police said in Budaun district on Wednesday. Dhirendra Yadav, Shanker Kashyap, Prem Pal and Ram Niwas were killed on the spot whereas Ganga Singh and Ram Babu died while being...
  • Four die as tractor-trolley overturns in Mahua Khera 31-03-2014 09:22 PM

    Four persons, including two women and a child, were killed and more than 10 injured when the tractor-trolley in which they travelling overturned in Mahua Khera village under Tajganj police station on Monday, police said. The victims were returning home in the wee hours after attending a social function when...
  • Three killed, one injured after a dumper runs into labourers 31-03-2014 02:10 PM

    Three labourers have been crushed under the wheels of a dumper while another suffered serious injury in a company premise on Chowka-Kandra road in adjoining Seraikela-Kharswan district, the police said on Monday. The incident occurred when the victims were taking a nap in the company premises ahead of their night...