Injuries

  • Bodies of three young boys with bullet injuries found July 3, 2014

    Bodies of three youths having bullet injuries were found in Patna on Thursday at a village in Patna district. People of Ramnagar Diara village in the district noticed the dead bodies and alerted the nearby police post. All the youths seem to be in the age group of 20 to 30...
  • Gas leak, blast at ship breaking yard in Bhavnagar, 5 dead, 10 injured June 28, 2014

    Bhavnagar: Five persons were killed and ten others injured after an explosion occurred at the Alang ship breaking yard in Bhavnagar district in Gujarat. The blast was triggered by a gas leak at plot no 140, where ship breaking working was in progress. The injured labourers have been shifted to...
  • Father of missing man attempts self-immolation over police laxity June 23, 2014

    Father of a man, who went missing six days ago, on Monday attempted self-immolation, after driven to despair allegedly over laxity of police in the case. Police had on Sunday night lodged a missing case about one Susheel Shankar Dubey (27) of Misirpur village and had taken an one accused in...
  • Two road construction labourers electrocuted, five others injured June 23, 2014

    Two labourers, including a minor, were electrocuted to death and five others critically injured while working at a road construction site in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district, police said on Monday. The mishap took place on Sunday evening in the Pachpedi village panchayat in Masturi region where the construction of cement concrete road...
  • Jeep falls into gorge in Uttarakhand; 4 killed, 8 injured June 21, 2014

    Four persons were killed and eight were injured when the jeep in which they were traveling fell into a gorge at Masasu village in Pauri district on Saturday, police said. The mishap took place in the afternoon while the jeep was on its way to Pauri, Pauri Superintendent of Police Ajay...
  • Man injured in celebratory firing during marriage function June 21, 2014

    One person was injured allegedly in a celebratory firing at a marriage function in Tugalpur village of Gautam Budh Nagar district. A case against unknown persons has been registered after a bullet hit Ravinder's leg Friday night, said Pravin Singh, SHO Kasna. Ravinder was taken to a nearby hospital where his condition was...
  • Bus falls into gorge, atleast 15 injured June 19, 2014

    At least fifteen passengers were injured on Thursday when a bus overturned and plunged into a roadside gorge at Viratnagar, police said. The bus was on its way to Beawar from Delhi via Jaipur when the driver lost control over a turn and rammed the vehicle into a tree, following which...
  • Harish Rawat to remain hospitalised for few more days June 18, 2014

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, who was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi on June 13 after sustaining a neck injury during a rough chopper ride, is likely to remain hospitalised for some more time as he is still under observation, his aide said. The doctors are divided over whether Rawat should...
  • How do people 'come out' of comas? June 16, 2014

    How fast a person comes out of a coma depends on what caused it and the severity of the damage to the brain. If the cause was a metabolic problem such as diabetes, and doctors treat it with medication, he or she can come out of the coma relatively quickly....
  • UP: BJP leader found dead in his car in Bareilly, 3rd leader to be killed in 2 weeks June 15, 2014

    Bareilly: A Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Uttarakhand was found dead in his car near Baheri in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh. Rakesh Rastogi was found with multiple injury marks on his body. He had reportedly gone missing after he left his house on Friday evening. "According to the post mortem report, BJP...
  • 4 killed as bus carrying wedding guests overturns June 15, 2014

    Four persons were killed and an equal number of people were injured, when a mini-bus carrying a marriage party hit a tree and overturned at Sarairanjan in Samastipur district, police said Saturday. The mini-bus was on its way to Bhojpur village in Samastipur district. The accident happened near a bridge last...
  • Lightning kills 10, injures several others in north eastern Bihar June 7, 2014

    Lightning claimed ten lives and injured several others when a thunderstorm swept the north eastern part of Bihar early on Saturday. While four casualties were reported from Paschim Aurahi Hingna and Purvi Aurahi Hingna villages, one person each died at Pranpur and Kursakatan villages during the storm in Araria district, police...
  • One killed, seven injured in clash over an old enmity June 7, 2014

    One person was on Friday killed and seven others were injured in a clash between two groups over an old enmity in Churu district on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Maturam Meghwal (55), police said. The clash was an outcome of an old enmity over a love marriage between...
  • College lecturer, cousin stabbed by jilted lover June 4, 2014

    A woman lecturer and her cousin were stabbed and injured allegedly by her jilted lover at the copper town of Musaboni in East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand on Wednesday, the police said. Mahi Mardi, the lecturer of Ghatsila College and a married woman, had rejected the marriage proposal of the accused...
  • Five children injured in cracker explosion in Shrawasti June 3, 2014

    Five children were injured on Tuesday in a fireworks explosion in Shrawasti with villagers claiming that the kids were imitating a movie scene shot in the area some time back. The children had collected the left over crackers after a wedding. They filled them in a bottle and set it afire, leading...
  • Two die, 6 injured as tanker overturns on a three-wheeler June 3, 2014

    A man and his nephew were killed and six others injured when a tanker overturned on a three-wheeler in which they were travelling, police said on Monday. According to the police, the accident took place on the Bharatpur-Bareily National Highway on Monday morning after a tyre of the tanker bursted and...
  • Two killed, five injured as tempo overturns June 1, 2014

    Two persons were killed and five injured when a tempo they were travelling in overturned in Lalauli area on Sunday morning, police said. The accident took place between Chandaura and Gauri villages, they said. Two persons, including a 60-year-old man, were killed and five injured in the accident, police said. ...
  • Two policemen injured in Naxal attack May 31, 2014

    Two policemen were injured in an encounter with Naxals in a dense forest in insurgency-hit Narayanpur district of Chhattisagrh today, police said. The gun-battle took place late this evening when a joint team of the Special Task Force (STF) and district force was patrolling in the forests of restive Orchha police...
  • Seven dead, four injured as truck rams into tempo May 17, 2014

    Seven people, including two women and a child, died on Saturday in Shahjahanpur when a speeding truck rammed into a tempo full of passengers, police said. Four others were seriously injured and were rushed to a medical facility. The accident took place on the Tilhar highway. The bodies have been sent for post-mortem...
  • Newly-married woman shot at by jilted lover, critical May 12, 2014

    A spurned lover allegedly shot at a newly-married woman when she had come to her parent's place in the district, police said on Monday. The accused, identified as Ravi Tiwari (25), a resident of Kumurpur village in Morena, was in love with the victim who didn't reciprocate his feelings, they said....
  • Four killed, six injured in two separate road accidents in Medininagar May 11, 2014

    Four persons were killed and six others injured in two separate incidents in Palamau district on Sunday, police said. In the first incident, two persons were killed and six others suffered injuries when a jeep carrying members of a marriage party overturned near Chigaina village under Chatarpur police station. The vehicle was proceeding to Mahulia village under Chatarpur...
  • 11 injured in group clash over land dispute May 11, 2014

    As many as 11 persons were injured in a group clash over a piece of land at Indira Colony in Jhalawar on Sunday, police said. Seven persons of a group and four belonging to another clashed, pelted stones at each other and fires shots. Two of the injured sustained bullet injuries. All...
  • Six, including four children, receive serious burn injuries after coming in contact with live wire May 9, 2014

    At least six persons, including four children, received serious burn injuries from a live electric wire after it accidentally snapped and fell on shops and houses in Bihar's Bhagalpur district on Friday, police said. The incident took place in Akchari village under Rasulpur police station area, they said. Properties worth about...
  • Teacher shot at by another teacher in a temple after an altercation at Medininagar April 26, 2014

    A teacher was allegedly shot at by another teacher after an altercation at an area under Ramgarh police station in Medininagar in Jharkhand on Saturday. The teacher, Rajesh Gupta, was shot at in a temple by another teacher Srikant Sharma after an exchange of angry words between the two, police sources said. Gupta was admitted to...
  • Novak Djokovic out for 'some time' with wrist injury April 20, 2014

    Novak Djokovic said on Saturday he would not be able to play tennis "for some time" after being hampered by a wrist injury at the Monte Carlo Masters. The Serbian second seed was knocked out 7-5 6-2 by former world number one Roger Federer in the semi-finals, being clearly bothered...
  • Children clash during cricket match, six injured April 16, 2014

    A minor scuffle between children during a cricket match turned ugly in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut town on Wednesday when people took sides and hurled stones and fired blanks, police said. More than half a dozen children were injured in the clash that was triggered by a fight during a cricket match...
  • Three seriously injured after a train hits a pick-up van April 14, 2014

    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 into...
  • Six injured in clash over property dispute April 12, 2014

    Six persons, including a woman, were injured in a clash between two groups over an alleged property dispute in Rajasthan's Tonk district on Saturday, police said. "Hiralal Jat and his family members were working on their farm in Sunara village when Chand Mohammad and his men attacked them with sticks leaving...
  • One killed, four injured in clash over cattle-grazing April 8, 2014

    One person was killed and four others were injured when members of two families on Tuesday clashed over grazing cattle on an agricultural land in Dholpur district. The two groups opened fire and attacked each other with sticks after a dispute over cattle-grazing on agriculture land at Mania village in Dholpur...
  • Budaun: Six of a family killed, seven others injured in a road accident April 2, 2014

    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 taken...