Train Derailed

  • Four coaches of Lalkuan Express gets derailed in Lucknow Yesterday

    Four coaches of a train derailed late on Monday here when a fighting bull and cow suddenly came on the railway tracks and hit engine of the moving Lal Kuan Express, officials said. But no passenger was injured. The incident occurred near the Daliganj railway station in the state capital. Railway officials...
  • Dibrugarh Rajdhani mishap result of 'suspected sabotage' July 11, 2014

    Railways on Friday said that "suspected sabotage" was the prima facie cause of the Dibrugarh Rajdhani train derailment on June 26 that left four persons dead. The New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express was running between Chhapra Kacheri and Goldenganj stations near Sonepur when its locomotive along with 12 coaches derailed. "Prima facie cause...
  • Rajdhani accident: Can the Modi government bring railways back on track? June 25, 2014

    Bihar saw two train derailments on Wednesday morning, following which the possibility of a sabotage by the Naxals is being probed. In the first accident, 12 coaches along with the engine of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed killing four and injuring 10 while the second accident was reported 60 km...
  • Dibrugarh Rajdhani mishap: Railways issues list of dead, injured passengers June 25, 2014

    Guwahati: The four passengers, including three women, killed and 18 others injured when the 12236 New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed between Chhapra Kacheri and Goldenganj stations in Bihar have been identified, a Railway official said on Wednesday. As per the list of dead and injured passengers received from East Central Railway,...
  • Gowda visits Rajdhani mishap site, MHA rules out Maoist involvement in the derailment June 25, 2014

    Patna: Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda visited the site where the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed on Wednesday. While Home Minister Rajnath Singh ruled out the possibility of sabotage by the Naxals, Gowda said that a probe into the accident was on. "It looks something has gone wrong, but we will comment...
  • Rajdhani mishap: MHA says too early to call it Maoist attack, seeks report June 25, 2014

    Patna: Bihar saw two train derailments on Wednesday morning, following which the possibility of a sabotage by the Naxals is being probed. In the first accident, 12 coaches along with the engine of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed killing four and injuring 10 while the second accident was reported 60...
  • Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani derailment: List of the dead and injured June 25, 2014

    Four people died and nine were injured after the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed at Golden Ganj near Chhapra in Bihar. According to the Railways, five out of 12 bogies of the train capsized while the remaining seven have derailed. Following is the list of those who've died and have...
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  • 4 killed, 8 injured as Rajdhani derails in Chhapra; sabotage suspected June 25, 2014

    At least four passengers were killed and eight injured when the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed at Golden Ganj station near Chhapra early on Wednesday in suspected sabotage by Maoists. 12 coaches were derailed in the incident at around 0200 hours, a Railway spokesperson said. Five coaches-B-1, B-2, B-3, B-4 and pantry car-overturned in...
  • Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani derailed: Gowda to visit accident spot June 25, 2014

    In a tragic incident on Wednesday, the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed near Chhapra in Bihar, killing four and injuring eight others. Another goods train also derailed close to Motihari in Bihar. While relief operations have commenced, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda is on his way to the affected area to visit...
  • Lalu Prasad hits out at the Modi government over Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani derailment June 25, 2014

    Patna: The political blame game over the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailment has begun with Former Railway Minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad slamming the Narendra Modi government for not taking any precautions. "This is gross negligence. From the day this government took oath, there have been accidents across the country....
  • The area is Naxal affected, but no confirmation on the cause of train derailment: Rudy June 25, 2014

    The Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed on Wednesday, leaving four people dead and eight injured. The accident took place at Golden Ganj near Chhapra in Bihar. Chhapra MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy said that while a sabotage by the Naxals is not being ruled out, one must for the investigation to...
  • Bihar: Goods train gets derailed at Motihari, Railway board suspects sabotage by Naxals June 25, 2014

    Motihari: A goods train has been derailed at Motihari in Bihar. The incident took place just 60 kilometers away from Chapra where 12 coaches of a train got derailed resulting in the death of four people and injuring eight others. The Railways is suspecting foul play behind the derailment...
  • Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express gets derailed in Bihar, four dead June 25, 2014

    Chhapra: In yet another train accident in the past few months, the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express got derailed, leaving four people dead and eight injured. The accident took place at Golden Ganj near Chhapra in Bihar. According to the Railways, five out of 12 bogies of the train capsized while the remaining...
  • Freight train derails in Chhattisgarh, Naxal hand suspected May 14, 2014

    Thirteen bogies and two engines of a freight train on Wednesday derailed and fell from a bridge in Maoist-hit Bastar district after suspected Naxalites removed fishplates from the tracks on Vishakhapattam-Kirandul route. The empty goods train derailed between Kaklur and Kumar Sandra restive villages while going towards Kirandul this morning, leading...
  • Diva-Sawantwadi Express train derailment: Death toll rises to 21 May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The death toll in the Diva-Sawantwadi passenger train accident on Sunday has risen to 21 while 128 others have been injured. The Diva-Sawantwadi passenger train got derailed near Nagothane in the Raigad district of Maharashtra on Sunday. The damaged bogeys were cleared from the tracks on Monday morning and services...
  • UP: Doon Express train gets derailed near Ambedkar Nagar, eight injured April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: As many as eight people were injured when eight bogies of a passenger train derailed near Ambedkar Nagar in Uttar Pradesh on Monday afternoon. According to sources, the number of the injured is likely to rise. The eight coaches of the Howrah-Dehradun Doon Express included six sleeper coaches and...
  • Kerosene-carrying train derails between Gonda and Gorakhpur January 7, 2014

    Rail traffic on the Gorakhpur section of North Eastern Railway in Uttar Pradesh was hit on Tuesday when two wagons of a goods train transporting kerosene derailed between Gonda and Gorakhpur, officials said. No one was injured in the incident. The train was headed to Gorakhpur when the derailment took place....
  • Danapur-Khamakhya express derails near Patna Sahib station; no casualty October 16, 2013

    Patna: Eleven coaches of an express train heading to Assam derailed near Patna Sahib station under Danapur division of East Central Railway zone last night, but no casualty was reported. The coaches of the Danapur-Khamakhya Capital Express train derailed at about 11:58 PM, ECR spokesman U K Jha said on Wednesday....
  • Train derailment hits rail traffic on Bilaspur-Katni route August 7, 2013

    Twenty-seven bogies of a goods train derailed in Bilaspur on Wednesday leading to disruption of rail traffic on the Bilaspur-Katni single line route.  No one was reported hurt in the mishap.  The cargo train coming towards Bilaspur from Pendra derailed near Tarbahra railway station, which is around 100 kms from Bilaspur...
  • Watch: CCTV footage of the Spain train accident July 26, 2013

    A horrific train crash in Northern Spain left 80 people dead and many injured. Shocking CCTV footage shows exactly how the accident happened. The train entered a sharp bend at high speed and lost control while trying to negotiate the curve. The death toll is expected to rise, say authorities...
  • Train gets derailed in Spain, over 70 dead July 25, 2013

    At least 77 people dead and over 100 suffered injury after a high speed train carrying over 200 passengers got derailed in northwestern Spain. ...
  • Spain: At least 77 killed, over 130 injured, after train gets derailed July 25, 2013

    Santiago de Compostela: A train got derailed outside the ancient northwestern Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela on Wednesday, killing at least 77 people and injuring up to 131 in one of Europe's worst rail disasters. Bodies covered in blankets lay next to the overturned carriages as smoke billowed from the...
  • US: Train derailment, explosion near Baltimore rattles homes May 29, 2013

    Rosedale: A CSX freight train crashed into a trash truck, derailed and caught fire on Tuesday in a Baltimore suburb, setting off an explosion that rattled homes at least a half-mile away and sent a plume of smoke into the air that could be seen for miles. In the third serious...
  • Train carrying army recruits crashes in Egypt, 17 killed January 15, 2013

    Cairo: A military train carrying young recruits to army camp derailed in a Cairo suburb on January 14, killing 17 people and injuring 103, Egypt's health ministry spokesman said. The train was travelling from Upper Egypt to Cairo when it derailed in the Giza neighborhood of Badrashin, a security source...
  • US: Train derailment causes leakage of hazardous gas December 1, 2012

    Paulsboro: A freight train derailed on Friday on a railroad bridge that has had problems before, toppling tanker cars partially into a creek and causing a leak of hazardous gas that was blamed for sickening dozens of people, authorities said. Members of the National Transportation Safety Board arrived in New...
  • Freight train derails in New Jersey November 30, 2012

    Paulsboro: More than a dozen people are being evaluated for possible respiratory problems after a freight train derailed on a bridge in southern New Jersey and dumped several tanker cars carrying hazardous materials into a creek. Officials at Underwood-Memorial Hospital say 11 people have been transported with complaints related to the...
  • Train engine derailed at Kanpur, none hurt August 18, 2012

    Kanpur: The engine of the Shramshakti Express derailed on Saturday morning in a yard near Kanpur station, disrupting train traffic on the Jhansi-Banda route. No passenger was injured in the derailment. The incident took place at 6 am when the train was coming to Kanpur from Delhi and halted at Juhi...
  • MP: Goods train gets derailed August 12, 2012

    Guna: Three wagons of a goods train got derailed on Saturday night between Pilighata and Pagara station on the Guna-Bina rail section, disrupting rail traffic, official sources said on Sunday. The coal-laden goods train was on its way to Kota when its three wagons got derailed around 10.30-11.00 pm, about 30...
  • UP: Goods train gets derailed near Mughalsarai July 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Nearly twenty bogies of a goods train carrying coal got derailed near Mughalsarai in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday night causing a major hold-up on the arterial Delhi-Howrah rail route. The incident took place on the Gaya-Mughalsarai section at around 9 pm. While no casualties have been reported, three railway...