Injured

  • Two killed in Paris plane crash August 6, 2014

    Paris: At least two people were killed and three injured when a tourist plane crashed on Wednesday in Paris, a media report said. The incident occurred in Seine et Marne, a French department east of the Paris, reported Xinhua citing BFMTV news channel. The plane carrying five people on board fell...
  • Shraddha Kapoor injures herself while rehearsing for 'ABCD 2' July 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor, who will be next seen in dance drama 'ABCD 2', injured herself during rehearsals. Shraddha plays a dancer in the film, which is a sequel to the 2013 film. The actress suffered a muscle pull while trying to learn split for one of the scenes. She is currently...
  • 6 dead, 2 injured in landslide in Pangla village July 27, 2014

    At least six people were killed and two others injured in a landslide on Sunday in Pangla village of Pithoragarh district. Eight people were buried under the debris from a mountain in Tawaghat area of Pangla village of Dharchula tehsil this afternoon, district magistrate H C Semwal said. A team of Sashastra...
  • 20 killed, 150 hurt in Moscow subway accident July 15, 2014

    Moscow: Twenty people were killed on Tuesday and up to 150 injured when a Moscow underground train derailed between two stations during the morning rush hour, the Emergencies Ministry said. Russia's investigative committee said it was looking into the causes of the accident. It said, however, there was no suspicion of...
  • Delhi: Fire at petrol pump, two injured July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Two employees received minor injuries in a fire at a petrol pump on Saturday, police said. The incident happened at a pump in Vasant Kunj area of south Delhi when fire broke out at a nozzle but was doused within 15 minutes by two fire tenders. Neeraj and Shehzad, who...
  • Minor explosion in Pune, three injured July 10, 2014

    Pune:A minor explosion took place outside the Faraskhana police station in Pune on Thursday in which three people have been injured. Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad was at the spot and has called it a low-intensity explosion. "It is a low intensity explosion. Either something kept in the dicky of a bike...
  • 4 shot at Houston festival, 2 hurt when leaving July 6, 2014

    Houston: A man opened fire on an arena floor at a Caribbean music festival, wounding at least four people, police said, and two women were injured as the crowd rushed to flee the shooting. Several thousand people had gathered at the arena for a Fourth of July party at the...
  • 22 injured in Egypt's pro-Morsi protests July 5, 2014

    Cairo: At least 22 people were injured on Friday during clashes between security forces and supporters of ousted former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi who held anti-government protests across Egypt, a health ministry official said. "As many as 17 people were injured in Cairo's Ain Shams area, one at Giza's Pyramids City...
  • 10 dead, 16 injured in bus accident in Bangladesh July 1, 2014

    Dhaka: At least 10 people were killed and 16 others injured on Tuesday when a passenger bus crashed into a roadside tree and overturned on a highway in southwestern Bangladesh. The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle near Jessore district. The bus was going to Benapole...
  • Dispute between two communities in Meerut turns violent, one injured June 20, 2014

    A dispute between two communities turned violent here and also led to firing by one of the parties in which a woman was injured on Friday. Five people have been taken into custody following the incident on Thursday night in the Lisadi gate area, police said, adding that a police contingent...
  • Ex-guerrilla killed; Kashmir grenade blast injures two June 18, 2014

    Srinagar: Guerrillas late Tuesday shot at and killed a former militant in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir while two people were wounded in a grenade blast in Baramulla district, officials said. A police officer said guerrillas fired from close range at Munawar Zaman Malik, a former militant and shopkeeper, in...
  • Post accident, Harrison Ford to miss eight weeks of 'Star Wars' June 17, 2014

    London: Harrison Ford, who broke his ankle while shooting for 'Star Wars', will reportedly miss eight weeks of the film's shoot. Ford, 71, is expected to be discharged from the hospital soon, but needs rest before resuming work, reported Mirror. "At the moment it looks like Harrison is going to be...
  • BSF, villagers clash in Tripura, 2 killed and 10 injured June 7, 2014

    Tripura: Two persons, including a BSF jawan, were killed and ten injured during a clash between the border guards and villagers at South Ramnagar. The clash took place when the BSF personnel were chasing smugglers during a routine patrol in the area near the Indo-Bangla border last night, BSF DIG...
  • 2 youths killed in accident, one seriously injured in Namakkal June 7, 2014

    Namakkal: Two youths on a speeding motorbike were killed on the spot and one seriously injured when the two wheeler rammed a tree at Erumaipatty on Saturday, police said. The mishap occurred when the bike rider lost control of the two wheeler and rammed the tree, they said. The injured...
  • Nepal: 18 Indian pilgrims killed, 53 injured in bus accident June 3, 2014

    At least 18 Indian pilgrims were killed and 53 others injured when an overloaded bus carrying them veered off a mountain road and rolled about 100 meters before plunging into a river in western Nepal, officials said on Tuesday. "All 18 people who died in the accident were Indian nationals, mostly...
  • Magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes northern Greece May 24, 2014

    An earthquake beneath the sea shook northern Greece on Saturday, and at least one person was reported to be injured, police said. The Institute of Geophysics at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki said the temblor had a magnitude of 6.3; the US Geological Survey reported a magnitude of 6.4. The epicenter was...
  • Gujarat: 30 injured in blast at embroidery unit in Surat May 12, 2014

    At least 30 people were injured, ten of them seriously, in a powerful blast inside an embroidery unit in Pandesara area in Surat on Monday. Fire brigade officials said the blast was caused either due to a leaking LPG gas cylinder or a transformer kept inside a godown of the embroidery...
  • 1 killed, 30 injured as earthquakes hit southeast Pakistan May 9, 2014

    At least one person was killed and over 30 others injured on Friday when two earthquakes, measuring 4.5 and 4.6 on the Richter scale, rocked southeast Pakistan. According to data from the US geological survey department, the first earthquake struck at around 3. 50 am and measured 4.5 on the Richter...
  • Two killed, 13 injured in road accident April 25, 2014

    Two persons were killed on Friday and 13 others injured when a truck collided with a tractor trolley in which they were travelling, police said. The mishap took place near Kitwaria bypass when they were proceeding to Maihar for a tonsure ceremony when the accident occurred. The deceased were identified as Ram...
  • Couple attacked with an iron rod, wife killed and husband critically injured April 17, 2014

    A couple was allegedly attacked with an iron rod, killing the wife and leaving the husband seriously injured, police said on Thursday. Usha(60) was found dead with head injuries and her husband, Jai Bhagwan Bansal (63) seriously injured at their residence in Patel Nagar, they said.  An iron rod was recovered...
  • Pakistan: 23 killed, 40 injured in bomb blast April 9, 2014

    At least 23 people were killed and over 40 others injured on Wednesday in a bomb blast that occurred on the outskirts of the Pakistani capital. The blast occurred in the fruit market in Sector I-11 of the capital, bordering the garrison city of Rawalpindi. No group has claimed responsibility for...
  • Liquor mafia attacks police officials in a bid to free their jailed associates March 27, 2014

    Miscreants associated with liquor mafia injured at least eight policemen after allegedly pelting stones and freed three persons from police custody who were arrested in connection with selling illegal liquor at Khatoli town in Muzaffarnagar. A team of Excise and Police department had arrested three liquor mafia during raids on Wednesday,...
  • Amit Sadh gets injured on the sets of 'Guddu Rangeela'; on three weeks rest March 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Amit Sadh, who fell and fractured his right leg while shooting on location in Shimla for Subhash Kapoor's 'Guddu Rangeela', says he would have to remain bed-ridden for three weeks. "It is a routine fracture. I don't know how exactly it happened. I was shooting when I stumbled and...
  • 2 injured in firing between ex-BSP minister's nephews March 11, 2014

    At least two persons were injured on Tuesday when firing broke out between two brothers, nephews of former BSP minister Badshah Singh, over a property related dispute in Kharela area here. Sonu Singh and Raju Singh clashed and opened fire injuring two persons, police said. The incident was a fallout of tussle...
  • 'Doli Armaanon Ki' actress Neha Marda injured February 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Small screen actress Neha Marda, who plays Urmi in TV show 'Doli Armaanon Ki', met with an accident Tuesday morning while driving to the sets of the show. She suffered minor scratches. She was driving the car, which is badly damaged, and she was rescued by bystanders and police. Neha had...
  • Two killed, one injured in accident at Essar power plant January 24, 2014

    Two workers were killed and another was injured in an accident at Essar power plant in Vadinar near Jamnagar, police said on Friday. "Two persons were killed and another injured when three iron plates fell on them while they were cleaning the boiler in Essar power plant in Salaya I,"...
  • Egypt: 5 killed, 100 injured in three blasts at police headquarters in Cairo January 24, 2014

    Three blasts, including a suicide bombing at the police headquarters, rocked the Egyptian capital on Friday, killing five persons and injuring nearly 100 on the eve of the anniversary of the 2011 uprising. The first powerful blast was reportedly caused by a suicide attacker, who rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into a...
  • Injured Suresh Raina doubtful for 3rd ODI: reports January 24, 2014

    After a dismal show in the first two ODIs and losing their No. 1 ODI status to Australia, India suffered another blow on Friday when their middle-order batsman Suresh Raina suffered an injury during a practice session ahead of the third one-day international, a report said. The third ODI ...
  • 3 killed, 20 injured in multiple vehicle crash on icy Indiana highway January 24, 2014

    At least three people were killed and more than 20 injured in multiple crashes involving nearly four dozen vehicles Thursday afternoon along an ice-slicked interstate highway in northwest Indiana, officials said. Forty-six vehicles, including 17 tractor-trailers and two other trucks, crashed in icy conditions, shutting down eastbound Interstate 94 near Michigan...
  • Shah Rukh Khan is 'absolutely fine' after suffering a minor injury on the sets of 'Happy New Year' in Mumbai January 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan was injured while shooting for an upcoming film in Juhu and was rushed to the Nanavati hospital here. Shah Rukh, 48, suffered the minor injury while shooting for Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year' at a five-star hotel here, sources said. According to reports, a hotel door...