Jeep

  • Four killed, 20 others injured in a bus-jeep collision 5 days ago

    Four persons were killed and 20 others injured in a collision between a bus and a jeep in Bhojpur district on Saturday, the police said. The accident took place near Ekauna village when the bus, on its way to Ara from Sahar, collided head on with the jeep going to Belaur...
  • Toddler crashes jeep, runs home to watch cartoons 6 days ago

    Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Authorities say the 3-year-old boy who was wearing only a diaper climbed into the Jeep Tuesday evening and knocked it out of gear. Witnesses say it rolled down the street,...
  • Bike-jeep collision: Two persons killed in road accident in Ghazipur July 8, 2014

    Two persons, including a Provincial Armed Constabulary jawan, were killed when the motorcycle they were travelling in collided with a jeep in Kasimabad area in Ghazipur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place near Baburi village on Monday, they said, adding that the deceased have been identified as PAC Jawan...
  • Eight persons killed in a road accident as jeep collides with truck June 14, 2014

    Eight persons were on Friday killed and six others injured when a jeep they were travelling in collided with a truck in Pali area, police said in Hardoi. The mishap occurred on Friday morning when their jeep collided with a truck near Thamaria culvert, police said, adding that, victims were returning...
  • 9 persons killed in bus-jeep collision, 27 wounded May 14, 2014

    Nine persons were killed and 27 others injured on Wednesday in a collision between a vehicle ferrying a marriage party and a bus near Aama Jod in Panna. The jeep was on its way to Imllia from Aama village when a Katni-bound bus rammed into it. While two persons died on the...
  • Fiat Chrysler to launch Jeep brand, 11 other models in India May 8, 2014

    Washington: Italian-American auto major Fiat Chrysler plans to launch 12 models in India in the next five years and will start producing models from the Jeep brand in the country by 2015. The Abarth brand will make its debut in India this year, followed by Jeep brands next year, with...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Jeep crisis hits candidates on campaign April 14, 2014

    At the height of the poll season, candidates of various political parties have been hit by a shortage of open-hood jeeps which is a favourite campaign vehicle to criss-cross muddy paths and uneven terrain. President of BJP's Bengal unit Rahul Sinha says campaigning in open-hood jeeps is of great help as...
  • Nine killed in accident on Pune-Satara highway January 14, 2014

    Pune: Nine people have been killed and three others injured in a tragic accident on the Pune-Satara highway on early hours of Tuesday. Initial reports suggest that a truck container toppled and crushed a jeep. According to the police, the victims have not yet been identified. Those injured in the accident were...
  • Six Indian tourists from Kolkata killed in road accident in Nepal January 1, 2014

    Six Indian tourists were killed and five others injured when a jeep carrying them plunged into a river in Tanahun district in Nepal on New Year's eve. The incident occurred on Tuesday night when the jeep carrying 10 Indian tourists, all from Kolkata, was heading for Kathmandu from tourist city...
  • Assam: Kaziranga National Park opens for tourists November 1, 2013

    The Kaziranga National Park (KNP), famed for its one-horned rhinos, opened to tourists, on Friday, after it was routinely closed in May last before the onset of monsoons. The Park was opened for four months by Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain, on Friday, with over 120 foreign visitors taking elephant rides and...
  • Overdrive: All you need to know about Jeep Wrangler Rubicon July 27, 2013

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the all new 2013 Mercedes Benz B-Class, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • First drive 2013 Jeep Wrangler: A Swiss Army knife on four wheels May 10, 2013

    The sun picked a nice spot in the sky to shoot its fearsome rays down on us. It's a hot Texan day at the Inks Ranch, a day that demands you sit indoors with a cool beer and bare minimum clothing. It's most certainly not a day for being out...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Five Kumbh pilgrims killed in accident February 16, 2013

    Jaunpur: Five pilgrims returning from the Kumbh Mela were killed and eight others injured when a jeep collided with a truck in Jalalpur area, police said on Saturday. The five persons, including three women and two men, were killed when the jeep carrying them collided with the truck on the...
  • Review: 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee July 7, 2012

    When Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne moved in at Chrysler he identified Jeep as the American company's most suitable global brand. It was a no-brainer really: how many other car names are generic? All around the world, Jeep is shorthand for a four-wheel drive off-road vehicle. The name derives from the US...
  • UP: Train rams into jeep, 16 killed March 20, 2012

    Hathras: Sixteen people were killed when a train hit a mini van at an unmanned railway crossing at Hathras in Uttar Pradesh on the busy Delhi-Kolkata trunk route. The accident took place at the unmanned railway crossing near Maidu Railway Station at 7:19 am in the district. The van was carrying 18...
  • Two killed as jeep falls into gorge February 28, 2012

    Dehra Dun: Two persons were killed on Tuesday and as many injured when a jeep in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Kalsi area here, police said. The accident occurred when the driver of the jeep lost control over the vehicle, while taking a sharp turn and...
  • Mumbai cop caught with bar girl in police jeep December 2, 2011

    Mumbai: One has often heard of couples indulging in acts of affection being rebuked by police officials for misbehaving. However, the tables were turned when a deputy commissioner closed in on a police jeep only to find that a constable was with a bar girl inside the jeep with a...
  • Police vehicle strays onto runway, pilot averts mishap September 8, 2008

    New Delhi:Yet another accident waiting to happen at the Delhi international airport on Sunday, September 7 has been averted. A police vehicle meant for President Patil, who was to arrive from Amravati, strayed on to runway number 27. Fortunately, the pilot of the Lucknow-bound Kingfisher plane that had started taxiing on the...