Train Derailed

  • Kerosene-carrying train derails between Gonda and Gorakhpur 07-01-2014 06:07 PM

    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...
  • Danapur-Khamakhya express derails near Patna Sahib station; no casualty 16-10-2013 12:26 PM

    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...
  • Train derailment hits rail traffic on Bilaspur-Katni route 07-08-2013 10:57 PM

    Twenty-seven bogies of a goods train derailed in Bilaspur on Wednesdayleading 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 26-07-2013 09:55 AM

    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 25-07-2013 04:00 PM

    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 25-07-2013 07:30 AM

    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...
  • US: Train derailment, explosion near Baltimore rattles homes 29-05-2013 08:54 AM

    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...
  • Freight train derails in New Jersey 30-11-2012 09:09 PM

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  • Kanpur-Shikohabad Express derailed in Etawah 27-07-2011 08:48 AM

    New Delhi: The engine and three bogies of the Kanpur-Shikohabad passenger train derailed on Wednesday morning at the Sarai Bhupat station. No casualties have been reported so far. Initial reports suggest the derailment could have been caused by a crack on one of the rail tracks. Railway authorities say traffic...
  • 'Engine failure behind Kalka Mail tragedy' 13-07-2011 06:14 PM

    New Delhi: Railway Ministry sources tell CNN-IBN that engine failure could be the cause of the Kalka Mail accident that killed over 60 people on Sunday. The engine of the Kalka Mail stopped suddenly leading to the accident according to the sources. Malfunction of the undergear of the locomotive could...
  • IAF deploys 8 aircraft at Kalka accident site 11-07-2011 10:20 PM

    Allahabad: The Indian Air Force (IAF) has deployed eight aircraft along with 180 army personnel for rescue and relief operations at the site of the derailment of the Kalka Mail in Uttar Pradesh. According to IAF spokesperson, one IL-76 transport plane, two Avros, one Embraer, two MI-17s and two Chetak...
  • Malwan villagers help Kalka Mail victims 11-07-2011 09:53 PM

    In crisis it's the courage of those from villages near the Kalka Mail accident site that seems to stand out. ...
  • Who is to blame for Kalka Mail accident? 11-07-2011 02:32 PM

    As death toll mounts in the Kalka Mail accident, angry families demand answers. ...
  • Kalka Mail accident: death toll rises to 67 11-07-2011 07:37 AM

    New Delhi: A special train that was dispatched to carry the injured passengers from the Howrah-Delhi Kalka Mail derailment site in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, reached New Delhi on Monday morning, ending the horrific ordeal. Doctors with medical supplies received over 165 passengers on the platform. The Centre has announced...
  • Kalka derailment: Army joins rescue operation 10-07-2011 07:42 PM

    New Delhi: Joining the rescue operations, Army on Sunday dispatched two columns, one each from Kanpur and Allahabad, with relief assistance troops, medical teams and equipment to the Kalka Mail accident site near Malwa station in Uttar Pradesh. At least 35 people were killed and over 200 injured when 15...
  • Govt indifferent to safety of people: BJP 10-07-2011 07:13 PM

    New Delhi: Attacking the Centre in the wake of the derailment of Kalka Mail, BJP on Sunday accused the government of being indifferent to the safety of people and said the Railway Ministry is "surviving on God's mercy". Claiming that the accident took place as Kalka mail collided with a...
  • Kalka accident: Railways announce compensation 10-07-2011 07:08 PM

    Kolkata: Minister of State for Railways Mukul Roy on Sunday asked the Railway Board to give compensation of Rs 5 lakh and Rs 1 lakh to families of those killed and injured in the Howrah-Kalka Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh. "I urged the Railway Board to give compensation of Rs...
  • Kalka passengers' family unhappy with Helpline 10-07-2011 06:58 PM

    Kolkata: The relatives of passengers aboard the Kalka Mail which derailed in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday said they could not obtain information about their loved ones from the helpline set up at the Howrah railway station. "I spoke to my father at 2 pm and he said he was fine....
  • Railways to conduct inquiry into Kalka derailment 10-07-2011 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: Railways will run two special trains for carrying relatives and friends of Howrah-Kalka Mail accident victims to the site of the mishap near Malwa station in Uttar Pradesh. A special train will run from Howrah to Fatepur and another will start from Delhi to Kanpur for carrying relatives...
  • Relatives anxious for missing Kalka passengers 10-07-2011 06:12 PM

    Arrangements have been made for a special train to carry the relatives of the passengers to the accident site. ...
  • Kalka passengers' relatives to travel to Malwa 10-07-2011 05:35 PM

    Kolkata: The Eastern Railways will run a special train from Howrah to take relatives of passengers of Delhi-bound Kalka Mail which derailed near Malwa in Uttar Pradesh killing at least 35 people and injuring over 100 in the worst train accident this year. "Arrangements have been made for a special...
  • PM mourns loss of lives in Kalka derailment 10-07-2011 04:12 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday expressed sorrow at the loss of lives in a rail accident in Uttar Pradesh and directed the Railway Ministry to deploy all available resources in the area for rescue and relief operations. Singh also spoke to the Minister of State for Railways...
  • Kalka Mail derailed in UP, 35 dead 10-07-2011 01:43 PM

    New Delhi: Thirty five have been confirmed dead and over 140 injured as the Howrah-Delhi-Kalka Express derailed near Fatehpur Malwa in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. The incident took place around 12:30 pm. Reports say that 13 bogies have been derailed and more than 100 passengers have been injured. Approximately 1200...
  • MP: 25 injured as train gets derailed 09-05-2011 09:04 AM

    New Delhi: Seven coaches of the Lokmanya Tilak Superfast train got derailed on Monday at 6:20 am Bhopal's Bina section near Sorai in Madhya Pradesh. Twenty-five people have been injured, out of which five have been grievously injured, railway officials said. Relief and rescue operations are over and passengers have...
  • Train derailed in Dantewada, no casualty so far 23-09-2010 12:03 PM

    New Delhi: One bogie and engine of the Kirandul-Vishakhapatnam passenger train got derailed at Chhatisgarh's Naxal-affected Dantewada district on Thursday. The incident happened at around 0600 hours, 45 minutes after it left Kirandul railway station. It was approaching Bhansi railway station. No casualties have been reported yet. Additional police force...
  • Rajdhani derailed in WB, passengers safe 30-08-2010 11:07 AM

    Kolkata: Howrah-bound Rajdhani Express derailed in West Bengal's Hooghly district on Monday. Passengers of the Rajdhani Express escaped unhurt when two coaches derailed at a Railway station in Hooghly. The incident happened at 9.20 am on Monday morning. The express was at a slow speed while it was passing platform...
  • Snub to Mamata: WB rules out CBI probe 31-05-2010 06:20 PM

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