Drunk Driving

  • Drunk father forces 8-year-old son to drive home from pub 17-02-2014 01:13 PM

    A 38-year-old heavily drunk father in Poland forced his eight-year-old son to drive him home from a pub, causing an accident in which both were injured. Mikolaj Tomaszewski faces five years jail after his son, Juliusz, crashed into another vehicle in Gielniow, Poland, when they were on their way home....
  • Lindsay Lohan's mother arrested for drunk driving 14-09-2013 04:07 PM

    New York: Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina was arrested for drunk driving and her blood alcohol was more than double the legal limit. The 50-year-old Dina was pulled over on the Northern State Parkway by New York State Police around 11 pm on Thursday night for speeding in her white BMW....
  • Tamil Nadu: 3 killed, 2 injured in Erode road mishap 04-07-2013 06:10 AM

    Erode: Three persons were killed and two others injured seriously when a tanker lorry rammed into their car in the district on Wednesday, police said. The occupants of the car were proceeding to Sankari in neigbouring Salem District from Kavindapady, about 20 km from here, when the mishap occurred near...
  • Uttar Pradesh: 21 killed as bus falls into canal 27-05-2013 11:54 AM

    Etah (UP): At least 21 people were killed and 23 others injured when a roadways bus they were travelling in fell into the Hazara canal in Etah, police said on Monday. The incident occurred late Sunday night when the driver of the bus going to Delhi from Farukhabad lost control...
  • Uttar Pradesh: 19 killed as bus falls into canal 27-05-2013 10:41 AM

    Etah (UP): At least 19 people were killed and 23 others got injured when a roadways bus in which they were travelling fell in to the Hazara canal in Etah in Pilua area, police said on Monday. The incident occurred late Sunday night when driver of the bus lost control...
  • Mumbai: Police van runs over and kills woman 31-12-2012 09:21 PM

    An allegedly drunk policeman ran over a 22-year-old woman in Mumbai, who later succumbed to her injuries. ...
  • Hyderabad cops to get tough with drunken-driving 28-10-2011 04:03 PM

    HYDERABAD: Here is some good news for teetotalers and bad news for boozers. The traffic police will now get tough with drunken drivers. Besides detaining the vehicle, the cops will book a case against the culprits under Section 185 of the IPC and impose a penalty of Rs 1,000. Introducing...
  • Obama's uncle arrested on drunk driving charge 30-08-2011 07:57 AM

    Framingham (Massachusetts): An uncle of President Barack Obama has been charged with drunk driving in Massachusetts and is being held by immigration officials. Onyango Obama was arrested last week in Framingham after police said he made a rolling stop and nearly caused a cruiser to strike his sport utility vehicle....
  • In future, cars might decide if driver is drunk 29-01-2011 11:44 AM

    Waltham, Massachusetts: An alcohol-detection prototype that uses automatic sensors to instantly gauge a driver's fitness to be on the road has the potential to save thousands of lives, but could be as long as a decade away from everyday use in cars, federal officials and researchers said on Friday. US...
  • Rash driving: Man appeals for strict traffic rules 21-09-2010 10:06 PM

    Col Devinder Singh lost his son, daughter-in-law and grand daughter, who were killed in a reckless driving accident. ...
  • Drunk driver crashes car into bike, 1 killed 01-09-2010 11:39 AM

    Mumbai: In a suspected case of drunken driving one person was killed and another seriously injured when the son of a high-profile Mumbai builder reportedly crashed his Honda Accord car into a motor cycle. The accused identified as Sunil Kothari is the son of a Mumbai builder and police claim...
  • Left behind: victim of drunken driving speaks 05-02-2010 09:14 PM

    Ruchika Mittal has been waiting for compensation since 2006. ...
  • New year hic-cups: 350 held in Mumbai, Delhi 01-01-2009 03:54 PM

    Both the cities partied hard and then faced the consequences. ...
  • Gurgaon accident: Autopsy shows kids not drunk 21-06-2008 11:58 AM

    New Delhi: Yuvraj Singh's surprise selection in the Twenty20 World Cup squad might have raised doubts about his fitness but the allrounder Wednesday sought to put the record straight by announcing that he is physically and mentally strong enough to make a comback into the international arena. Experts are not...
  • Drunk driving again? 11injured in Mumbai accident 17-06-2008 01:56 AM

    Mumbai: India captain MS Dhoni has said that he and his team-mates are physically and mentally prepared for the grueling season ahead. Speaking at the launch of Team India’s new Twenty20 jersey, Dhoni said the one-and-a-half-month break that the team got before the recently concluded Sri Lanka tour proved very...
  • Drinking and driving may land you in jail for life 30-04-2008 04:26 PM

    Sydney: There are plenty of lessons to be learnt for India from their disastrous tour of Australia and one of them should be aggressive one-day captaincy, opined former Australia captain Mark Taylor. While recapping India's poor tour, the Channel Nine commentator said: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has to be more aggressive...
  • Drunk driving: Politician's son runs over 6 people, kills 3 26-04-2008 08:14 AM

    The man who recalled Ian Bell from the pavilion in England, protested a human error in Australia. The man who believed in being a calming influence, bumped into a bowler. A win, a tie and a loss later, MS Dhoni has shown that beneath his tranquility is, after all, human...
  • Ex-Punjab CM's grandson hits 4 with car 30-03-2008 04:16 PM

    Canberra: Embattled Ricky Ponting on Wednesday received support from an unexpected quarter in the form of Harbhajan Singh who said it is a big mistake to write off the former Aussie skipper. The out-of-favour Indian off-spinner, who had plenty of fiery exchanges with Ponting over the years, especially after the...
  • Car mows down five people in Mumbai 16-03-2008 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: If the performance of West Indies on overseas tours is anything to go by, then statistics would indicate that they have been struggling to get their act together for quite a while now. On paper, India putting it across the West Indies in the Test series commencing on...
  • Drunken driving accident kills two in Capital 24-02-2008 08:38 PM

    New Delhi: Former BCCI president A C Muthiah on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court to restrain Board Secretary N Srinivasan from discharging his present duties and from assuming charge as president next month. A bench of justice Altamas Kabir and S S Nijjar however, refrained from passing any order on...
  • Drunk youth kills labourer in Delhi 14-02-2008 11:26 PM

    Lahore: They may be out of favour at the moment but senior Pakistan players Kamran Akmal and Shoaib Malik have not given up hope of playing for the national cricket team again. The duo, who are unlikely to get the new central contracts that would be announced soon, have said...