More than 16 bogies were gutted when a major fire broke out on Friday on a goods train carrying petrol and headed for Gonda.
Two passengers were charred to death and about nine suffered severe burns when a general coach of Solapur-bound Falaknuma passenger train from Hyderabad caught fire.
A teenager, who assisted a painter in allegedly murdering his 27-year-old partner and dumping her body in a suitcase at CST railway station on September 26, has been arrested.
Mohd Sheikh attempted to outrage the modesty of the girl late Thursday night near Chandauli.
Eight people were killed and dozens injured when a train rammed into an engineering college bus at a manned level crossing in Siwan district.
Railways would have made Rs 4,000 crore from the proposed fare hike which would have also taken care of the financial crunch being faced by it.
With the recovery of two more bodies, the toll in violence on board the Guwahati-bound special train carrying North East people has risen to four.
The railways began a probe into fire aboard Chennai-bound Tamil Nadu Express that killed 28 passengers in Andhra Pradesh.
Clashes between minority immigrants and Bodo tribals continued unabated as the toll in the ethnic violence shot up to 40.
The long distance trains connect the cities of Karachi, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Lahore and Quetta.
Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi came in for sharp criticism from his party, the Trinamool Congress.
Day in Pics: 30th September
Showbiz World - September 30, 2014
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