Railway Station

  • 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 Delhi-Ambala 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 51-year-old Danish tourist at knife-point 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 February 26, 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...
  • Heavy fog envelops Delhi, IGI airport temporarily shut, train traffic hit January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Thick fog continues to hit air and rail traffic in Delhi. As dense fog enveloped the national capital early Monday morning, Indira Gandhi International Airport was forced to shut down temporarily. While air travellers remained stranded at the airport, similar was the scene at major railway stations as...
  • Wheelchair facility introduced at Jodhpur railway station January 3, 2014

    The Jodhpur Division of North-Western Railway on Friday introduced wheelchair facility for the disabled passengers at Jodhpur railway station. Divisional Railway Manager Rajeev Sharma dedicated this service, and said, "This is for the first time that a service like this has been introduced at any railway station in the country. It...
  • BJP disrupts Bihar Assembly, wants CBI probe in Patna serial blasts December 12, 2013

    The Bihar assembly proceedings were disrupted on Thursday by the opposition BJP which demanded CBI probe into the Patna serial blasts ahead of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally on October 27. The assembly was adjourned till 2.30 pm after the ruckus in the morning. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nand Kishore...
  • Hooligans assault woman athlete at Jehanabad railway station November 27, 2013

    A woman athlete was assaulted by some youths in Jehanabad railway station premises late this evening after she resisted harassment attempts, police said. Superintendent of Police Shyali Dhurat said the woman athlete Ashwani Raj was returning home in Jehanabad from Gaya after attending a training programme when 3-4 youths, who also alighted from...
  • Three killed at Old Delhi railway station yard November 26, 2013

    Three people were killed when a wall in the Old Delhi railway station yard collapsed following derailment of a goods train wagon on early Tuesday, a railway spokesperson said. The victims sustained grievous injuries in the incident that occurred while a goods train was shunting in the railway yard past midnight....
  • Maharashtra: 4 people killed as train runs over them in Thane November 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Four people were killed on Sunday after being hit by a speeding Kolhapur-bound long distance train between Thakurli and Kalyan railway station in the neighbouring Thane district, police said. Jaychand Gangaram (53), Dattaray Devaji (56), Pandurang Kashinath (53) and Hari Nana (58) were busy conducting maintenance work on the tracks...
  • AP: 9 die, 2 injured as train runs over them near Vizianagaram November 2, 2013

    Vizianagaram: Nine people were killed and two injured after the Rajgarh Express ran over them near Vizianagaram railway station in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday. East Coast Railway, CPRO, JP Mishra said, "The incident happened near Gotlam station close to Vizianagaram. The passenegers of Alleppey-Dhanbad Express train pulled the chain and got...
  • Crude bomb explodes at Patna railway station, one injured October 27, 2013

    Patna: A crude bomb exploded at Patna railway station on Sunday. One person has been injured in the incident The injured has been taken to Patna medical hospital. Senior officials say that the situation has been brought under control. This comes ahead of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's Hunkaar rally...
  • LeT issues threat to blow up Haridwar railway station October 3, 2013

    Haridwar: A letter purportedly by terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba has threatened to blow up Haridwar railway station and temples which abound in the city on December 29, police said on Friday. In the letter to Haridwar Railway Station Superintendent Gopal Krishna Das, a man introducing himself as LeT Area Commander Karim Ansari...