Widows of Navy personnel allowed to become defence officers

In a special gesture towards families of its personnel who died in recent mishaps, the Navy has allowed widows of five of them to apply for becoming officers in the maritime force and one of them has already cleared the process.

More deaths due to road mishaps than militancy in J&K: DGP

Jammu and Kashmir has witnessed more deaths in traffic accidents than due to militancy in the last one decade, state DGP Ashok Prasad said.

Girlfriends, bikes, cellphones to blame for mishaps: Raman

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh kicked up a controversy when he blamed "girlfriends, bikes and mobile phones" for the rising cases of road accidents in the state.

Four die, 21 injured in Udupi dist mishaps

Four persons, including a pregnant woman were killed and 21 injured in three separate accidents in Udupi district.

Series of mishaps during Char Dham Yatra raises safety concern

Ever since the pilgrimage begun on April 24, as many as 33 devotees have lost their lives in mishaps.

Nine killed in mishaps on Mumbai-Pune highway

Nine persons were killed in two separate mishaps on Pune-Mumbai highway Sunday night, police said.

19 killed, 62 injured in mishaps in Rajasthan

Nineteen people were killed and
62 others injured in two separate road mishaps in Rajasthan,
police said.

Goa formulates road digging policy to curb mishaps

The Goa Government has decided to
formulate an `earth digging policy` so as to avoid mishaps due
to recklessness of the contractors.

11 killed during Holi celebrations in Delhi

Eleven people, including a
couple, lost their lives in separate incidents on the day of
Holi in the national capital even as police challaned around
8,000 people for various traffic violations.

Four killed, 10 injured as trucks collide in UP

At least four labourers were killed and 10 critically injured in a head-on collision between two speeding trucks in Uttar Pradesh`s Aligarh district early Tuesday, police said.

Seven killed, 29 injured in separate mishaps in Rajasthan

Seven persons were killed and 29
others injured in separate road mishaps in two different parts
of Rajasthan, police said on Thursday.

Three killed in mishaps

Three persons, including a woman,
were on Thursday killed and two injured in two separate road mishaps
in Rajasthan`s Pali district, police said.

Eight train mishaps caused by Maoists this year: RS informed

Government today said there has been a rise in Maoist attacks on critical infrastructure of Railways and this year so far eight train accidents have been reported in which the Naxals were responsible, the Rajya Sabha was informed.

Three mishaps had occurred at Carbide plant before gas tragedy

Prior to the leakage of the deadly methyl isocyanate gas from the Union Carbide plant here in 1984, three mishaps had taken place in the facility killing two factory workers, according to Madhya Pradesh Assembly records.

13 killed, 26 injured in mishaps at Churu

Thirteen persons, including two
kids, were today killed and 26 others injured in two separate
mishaps in Rajasthan`s Churu district, police said.

13 killed, 26 injured in mishaps at Churu

Thirteen persons, including two
kids, were today killed and 26 others injured in two separate
mishaps in Rajasthan`s Churu district, police said.

Six killed in Andhra Pradesh road mishaps

Six people were killed in
separate road mishaps in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, police said.

Eight killed in road mishaps near Pune

Eight persons were killed and 12 others injured in two separate road accidents near here, police said Wednesday.

Two mishaps claim 14 lives in Andhra Pradesh

Fourteen persons including five
children were killed and eight others sustained injuries in
two different road accidents in Andhra Pradesh Sunday.

Road mishaps claimed 162 lives in 2009 in Pondy

The Union Territory of Puducherry
recorded 162 fatal road accidents in 2009, with most victims
dying of head injuries, a top police official said.