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  • Chennai blasts: CCTV footage being probed, says Karnataka Railways DIG May 2, 2014

    Bangalore: With the probe into the twin blasts at Chennai Central Railway Station underway, Karnataka DIG Railways B Srikantappa speaks to CNNIBN where he says that the investigators are looking into the CCTV footages of the platforms for any further lead in the case. "All the platforms have CCTV cameras... there...
  • Arms and ammunition recovered from trains in Bihar May 2, 2014

    Several arms and ammunition were recovered from two trains at Bathnaha Railway Station in Araria district of Bihar on Friday. Acting on information that some smugglers were carrying weapons, SSB jawans raided two passenger trains running between Jogbani along Nepal border and Kathihar and recovered the arms, Commandant of SSB 56th...
  • Investigators probe links of SL man Zakir Hussain to Chennai blasts May 2, 2014

    Chennai: Twentyfour hours after the twin blasts on board a train at the Chennai Central Railway Station, investigators are now probing if there is any link of the blasts with a Sri Lankan national Zakir Hussain who was arrested earlier this week. He is suspected to have acted as an...
  • Normalcy returns to Chennai station a day after twin blasts May 2, 2014

    Chennai: A day after the twin blasts on board a train at the Chennai Central Railway Station, normalcy has returned to the busy station, with trains functioning as per schedule. Chennai residents are demanding increased security so that they can travel without fear. "I don't think the security is enough. There...
  • Blame game between political parties over Chennai terror attack May 1, 2014

    Chennai: The twin blasts at Chennai Central railway station has triggered a political blame game between the DMK, AIADMK, BJP and Congress. While the opposition in Tamil Nadu, DMK, lashed out at Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa for the alleged deterioration of law and order in the state, BJP said that...
  • Is politics being played out over Chennai terror blasts? May 1, 2014

    One passenger was killed and 14 others injured in twin explosions in the BangaloreGuwahati Express at platform number 9 of the Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday morning. The blasts reportedly took place in the sleeper coaches of the train as it was coming to an halt at the station,...
  • Terror strikes Chennai Central railway station May 1, 2014

    Twin blasts in the BangaloreGuwahati Express while it was entering the Chennai Central railway station claimed one life and injured 14 others. ...
  • BJP says Chennai blasts prove there's a threat to Modi May 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday pointed out at the twin blasts at the Chennai Central Railway Station to raise concerns about its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's security. The BJP said that the blasts occurred close to the venue of his rally. "Earlier we met the concerned...
  • Chennai blasts: 24yearold woman who died was a TCS employee May 1, 2014

    Chennai: A 24yearold woman lost her life on Thursday in the twin blasts in the BangaloreGuwahati Express at the Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday. The woman, Swati Parachuri, was an employee of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and her family belongs to Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. TCS, in a statement after the...
  • Video: Inside the blasthit BangaloreGuwahati Express May 1, 2014

    CNNIBN's Anna Isaac reports from inside the BangaloreGuwahati Express after the two blasthit coaches S4 and S5 were removed from the train. This after two blasts hit the BangaloreGuwahati Express at the Chennai Central Railway station leaving one woman dead and 14 injured. ...
  • BangaloreGuwahati Express blasts: List of the dead and injured May 1, 2014

    Bangalore: One woman died and 14 others were injured in twin blasts inside the BangaloreGuwahati Express train at Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday morning. The South Western Railway, Public Relations Office, Bangalore Division said that out of the 14 injured, two are serious and have been operated upon. The dead...
  • Chennai station blasts: Jayalalithaa orders CBCID probe May 1, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday ordered a CBCID probe into the two bomb blasts on board the BangaloreGuwahati Express at the Chennai Central Railway Station that left a woman passenger dead. Condemning the incident, Jayalalithaa assured people that there was no need for panic as security...
  • Chennai Central Railway Station blasts: First person accounts May 1, 2014

    Chennai: Twin blasts in the BangaloreGuwahati Express at the Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday left one woman dead and 14 others injured. Passengers complained that there was no security in the train or at the station at the time of the blast. Following are two accounts of the blasts...
  • Watch: Passengers plead for help after Chennai staion blasts May 1, 2014

    Passengers on board the BangaloreGuwahati expressed that was hit by twin blasts on Thursday said they received no help after the explosion. They also complained that there was no security in the train or the Chennai Central station when the blasts took place. ...
  • Is Chennai a hub of sleeper cells of terror outfits? May 1, 2014

    Chennai: Southern metropolis Chennai woke up to a day of blasts on Thursday. Two blasts took place in two separate coaches of the long distance BangaloreGuwahati Express, which travels via Chennai at 7:30 in the morning. One woman passenger has died in the blasts, while 10 others have been injured...
  • SIT will probe BangaloreGuwahati Express blasts: TN Police chief May 1, 2014

    Chennai: A Special Investigation Team will probe the twin bomb blasts that rocked the BangaloreGuwahati Express on Thursday, leaving a woman dead and 14 others injured. Tamil Nadu DGP K Ramanujam said after the Railway Police registers the case into the explosion, the investigation will be taken up by a Special...
  • Two blasts in BangaloreGuwahati Express at Chennai station, one dead, police confirm terror angle May 1, 2014

    Chennai: One passenger was killed and 14 others injured in twin explosions in the BangaloreGuwahati Express at platform number 9 of the Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday morning. The blasts reportedly took place in the sleeper coaches of the train as it was coming to an halt at the station,...
  • Three arrested with skins of leopard, two spotted deer in MP April 28, 2014

    Three persons were arrested for allegedly carrying skins of a leopard and two spotted deer from Magardarra railway station in the district on Monday, police said. A team of forest officials apprehended the trio on a tipoff and seized from them the skins of a leopard and two spotted deer, collectively...
  • Bombay HC disposes petition in Priti Rathi acid attack case April 7, 2014

    The Bombay High Court on Monday disposed of a petition filed by the father of 24-year-old Priti Rathi, who was killed in an acid attack case last year, seeking CBI probe, after it was informed that the accused person has been arrested and chargesheeted. The High Court had earlier directed for...
  • 'Alert' railway staff helps avert major mishap on Ahmedabad-bound Rajdhani train April 7, 2014

    An alert railway staff on Sunday averted what would have been a major mishap by stopping the New Delhi-Ahmedabad Rajdhani train near Sojat Road station and putting out the smoke coming out of an SLR coach. A pointman at Sojat Road station, which falls along Ajmer-Marwar Junction route, observed the smoke...
  • EC to mount a vigil for cash, liquor at railway stations March 14, 2014

    The Election Commission (EC) on Friday said a strict vigil will be maintained at railway stations in Bihar to watch movement of cash, liquor, gold and any other undesirable items in the run up to the elections. This is being done with an intention to monitor poll-related expenditure during the upcoming...
  • Mumbai: Kejriwal blames media for ruckus at Churchgate railway station March 13, 2014

    Former Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal has blamed the media for the chaos at Mumbai's Churchgate railway station on Wednesday. ...
  • 4 policemen put behind bars after convict in Revati Singh murder case escapes March 13, 2014

    Four policemen were arrested and send to jail after a convict, serving life term for the murder of a BJP leader's wife, escaped while being taken from jail to a court in Muzaffarnagar for hearing in a case. The policemen-- sub-inspector Jhandu Mal and constables Deepak Kumar, Ompal Singh and Akhil...
  • 27 dead in knife attack at southwestern China train station March 1, 2014

    Beijing: China's official Xinhua News Agency says at least 27 people are dead and 109 injured after a group of knife-wielding men attacked a train station in southwestern China. Xinhua did not provide more details about the Saturday evening attack at the Kunming Railway Station in Yunnan province, and the attackers...
  • Hajipur railway station vandalised by mob after train runs over a man February 24, 2014

    Irked by the death of a man after a train hit him, a mob on Monday vandalised the Hajipur Junction railway station, police said. Mohammad Naem Kadri (50) was killed when a train dashed against him as he was crossing the track at the station. Soon after, a mob started pelting...
  • 8 passengers beaten up after argument over occupying seat turns ugly February 12, 2014

    Eight persons were allegedly beaten up and injured by some unidentified persons in a moving train after an argument erupted between them over occupying the seats in neighbouring Meerut district. Police said the incident occurred on Tuesday in DelhiAmbala passenger train when Rashid and his family were returning home in Muzaffarnagar...
  • Bihar: Railway foot overbridge falls on Amrapali Express, 2 injured February 3, 2014

    Samastipur: Two people were injured after a railway foot overbridge fell on Amrapali Express at Samastipur station in Bihar on Monday evening. As per initial reports many more people are feared to be injured in the incident. Senior officers have rushed to the spot and are monitoring the situation. (More details...
  • France, Britain ask citizens to be careful travelling to India January 18, 2014

    France and Britain on Friday issued travel advisories asking their citizens to be careful while travelling to India in the wake of the alleged gangrape of a Danish women in the national capital. "Women travellers should exercise caution when travelling in India even if they are travelling in a group," the...
  • Two including a UP resident arrested in Danish tourist gangrape case January 16, 2014

    Two persons were arrested on Wednesday in connection with alleged gangrape of a 51yearold Danish tourist at knifepoint near New Delhi railway station in the heart of the national capital. "The two arrested persons have been identified as Mahender alias Ganja (25), a resident of Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district and Raja,"...
  • Travellers stranded at airport, railway stations rue authorities' apathy January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Travellers stranded at airport and railway stations in Delhi due to dense fog are having a harrowing time with the authorities not communicating any information to them. People at Indira Gandhi International Airport are seen running from one end to the other in search of some assistance from...