tragedy

BRD Medical college: Uttar Pradesh govt transfers Additional Chief Secretary Anita Bhatnagar

BRD Medical college: Uttar Pradesh govt transfers Additional Chief Secretary Anita Bhatnagar

In its report submitted yesterday, the committee probing the hospital tragedy has recommended initiating criminal action against the then principal of BRD Medical College and several other doctors of the hospital.

Aug 24, 2017, 12:31 PM IST

Gorakhpur infants' death: Probe panel submits report

 The high-power committee probing the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy today submitted its report to the Uttar Pradesh government.

Aug 23, 2017, 00:13 AM IST
Woman dies horrifying death after being cut in half inside hospital lift – Read

Woman dies horrifying death after being cut in half inside hospital lift – Read

The woman, named Rocio Cortes Nunez, also has two other daughters aged three and four.

Aug 21, 2017, 20:58 PM IST
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath can't manage own constituency, how will he handle UP:  State Congress President Raj Babbar

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath can't manage own constituency, how will he handle UP: State Congress President Raj Babbar

The Congress leader further attacked state Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh over his remark that August witnesses a high number of deaths, and told ANI that "Such excuses coming from him is shameful and he should resign as well."

 

Aug 13, 2017, 16:14 PM IST
Easy to frame authorities, but what about Uttar Pradesh Health Minister: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Gorakhpur

Easy to frame authorities, but what about Uttar Pradesh Health Minister: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Gorakhpur

The Congress noted that it is easy to frame the authorities of the college but pointed out that what is the Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh being spared.

Aug 13, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Gorakhpur tragedy: Meet Kafeel Khan, the doctor who turned saviour for many children

Gorakhpur tragedy: Meet Kafeel Khan, the doctor who turned saviour for many children

The tragedy would have been more devastating than now if Khan would not have acted instantly and arranged fresh supplies of oxygen cylinders at the hospital for critical children.

Aug 13, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Tractor turns turtle killing six children in Rajasthan

At least six children were killed and 21 injured after the driver of a tractor, carrying children and women lost control and turned turtle late on Saturday night at around 10:45 p.m. here.

May 07, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Ten drown during Holi celebrations in Telangana

Tragedy struck Holi celebrations in Telangana as at least 10 persons were killed and two went missing in various incidents of drowning across the state on Sunday.

Mar 12, 2017, 19:43 PM IST

There were faults in planning, design of Kolkata flyover: TMC

The death toll due to the flyover collapse in Kolkata rose to 24 today.

Apr 01, 2016, 14:46 PM IST

PIL seeks court-monitored probe into Kolkata flyover collapse

A petition was filed on Friday at the Calcutta High Court for a court-monitored probe into the flyover tragedy here that has claimed 24 lives so far.

Apr 01, 2016, 14:42 PM IST

IVRCL washes its hands off Kolkata incident, says flyover collapse was an accident

Hyderabad-based construction company IVRCL, which has been drawing flak for describing yesterday`s flyover collapse in Kolkata as an `Act of God`, on Friday said that the expression was used to state that the mishap was beyond anyone`s control.

Apr 01, 2016, 14:10 PM IST
Kolkata flyover collapse: West Bengal police team in Hyderabad to quiz IVRCL officials

Kolkata flyover collapse: West Bengal police team in Hyderabad to quiz IVRCL officials

About 60-metre-long portion of the under-construction Vivekananda flyover in Kolkata had collapsed yesterday.

Apr 01, 2016, 13:06 PM IST
Kolkata flyover tragedy: As it happened on Friday

Kolkata flyover tragedy: As it happened on Friday

The Kolkata police have sealed the city office of IVRCL Infrastructure -- the implementing agency of Kolkata's Vivekananda Road Flyover, which collapsed on Thursday.

Apr 01, 2016, 09:00 AM IST

`Another tragedy`: Rescued Chile miner loses home in floods

One of the Chilean miners who captured worldwide attention in 2010 after spending more than two months in a collapsed mine has lost everything after torrential rains struck northern Chile.

Mar 29, 2015, 01:15 AM IST

More than 10 killed in Haiti carnival tragedy

More than 10 people were killed early Tuesday at a carnival here after their float made deadly contact with a power line.

Feb 18, 2015, 02:02 AM IST

24 Ethiopian migrants drown off Yemeni coast

 The Yemeni interior ministry said Monday that 24 Ethiopian migrants were found dead after their boat sank off the Yemeni coast.

Dec 30, 2014, 03:08 AM IST
Phillip Hughes` death unites cricket in grief

Phillip Hughes` death unites cricket in grief

Cricket confronted tragedy in 2014 with the death of Phillip Hughes after the Australia batsman was hit by a bouncer in a domestic first-class match.

Dec 19, 2014, 22:41 PM IST
Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board

Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board

Following the gruesome terrorist attack in a Peshawar school on Tuesday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday said that they couldn't afford their matches abroad to be disturbed.

Dec 17, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

J&K floods: Biggest tragedy in 60 years

Jammu and Kashmir is battling with the worst floods that has hit the state in the last 60 years.

Sep 09, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

PM Modi condoles Nepal landslide tragedy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday offered condolences after a landslide killed at least eight people in Nepal.

Aug 03, 2014, 14:58 PM IST