Bridge Collapse

  • Maripur bridge collapse: Debris to be cleared shortly, 20 trains schedule hit 28-11-2013 03:00 PM

    The debris from the collapse of the middle portion of a flyover in Muzaffarpur would be cleared shortly, even as train services continued to remain affected, district authorities said. Clearing of the debris began on Wednesday and it would be completed by evening, District Magistrate Anupam Kumar said. Kumar said...
  • US: Truck crash may have caused state bridge collapse 25-05-2013 06:50 AM

    Olympia: A bridge collapse that sent cars and drivers tumbling off a four-lane interstate and into a frigid river in Washington state may have been caused when a semi-trailer truck crashed into the structure, officials said on Friday. Three people were rescued from the Skagit River after a span of...
  • 4 killed as bridge collapses in central Thailand 29-04-2013 11:21 AM

    Bangkok: Police say at least four people were killed when a small bridge collapsed near Thailand's ancient capital of Ayutthaya. Police Col Jitkasem Sonkham says several motorcycle drivers and their vehicles fell into the Pasak river on Sunday while they were crossing the suspension bridge in Ayutthaya province's Tha Ruea...
  • Bridge collapses in Indonesia; 3 dead, 17 injured 26-11-2011 08:33 PM

    Jakarta: A busy bridge collapsed on Saturday in central Indonesia, killing at least three people and injuring 17 others as a bus, cars and motorcycles crashed into the river below, police and witnesses said. Captain Syafii Nafsikin said search and rescue teams rushed to the scene. Survivors, swimming to shore,...
  • Darjeeling bridge collapse: Toll rises to 34 23-10-2011 07:09 AM

    Darjeeling: The death toll in the Darjeeling bridge collapse rose to 34 on Sunday. Government announced Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for the kin of the dead and has assured to bear the expenses of the treatment. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee would be travelling to North Bengal on Sunday...
  • 2 die after Mumbai monorail bridge collapse 01-07-2011 07:50 PM

    Mumbai: Two people have died and 3 injured after a slab of the Monorail collapsed at the Chembur Vashi Naka in Mumbai on Friday. All of the dead and injured were labourers at the site. The monorail system is currently under construction in Mumbai. The construction began two years ago...
  • Best firms cut corners in CWG: Dikshit 16-12-2010 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday said that some of the "best" firms involved in Commonwealth Games projects had cut corners with quality despite having taken "so much money". "I can tell you that I have been through the Commonwealth Games recently and I find the best...
  • CWG mess: Has India's image been damaged? 22-09-2010 12:10 AM

    A foot overbridge being constructed near the main venue Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium collapsed, injuring 27 labourers, 4 of them critical. ...
  • Is India still not prepared for CWG? 21-09-2010 11:17 PM

    The Chief Executive of CGF expressed disappointment over the state of cleanliness at the Games Village, calling the conditions 'filthy'. ...
  • Metro bridge collapses in Delhi, 6 dead 12-07-2009 07:48 AM

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  • Death toll in Nepal bridge collaspe rises to 16 27-12-2007 12:39 PM

    Bangalore: India might have been made to toil hard by Ireland but coach Gary Kirsten is happy that his side has not got any easy matches so far in the World Cup as this has helped Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men get a hang of different situations. India made heavy weather...