Nine killed in Pakistan road accidents

 At least nine people, including a woman, were killed and 15 others wounded in two accidents on the same highway in Pakistan-administered Kashmir on Friday, officials said.

One killed, 11 others injured in Bihar road accidents

One person was killed and 11 others were Wednesday injured in road accidents in Lakhisarai and Jehanabad districts of Bihar, police officials said.

Road accidents kill 25 people, hurt 29 in Egypt

 At least 25 people were killed and 29 others injured today in two separate road accidents in Egypt.

Seven killed in separate road mishaps in Patna

Seven persons were killed and five others were injured in separate road accidents in Bihar's Samastipur, Gopalganj and Buxar districts, police officials said on Friday.

'Good Samaritans helping accident victims not to be harassed'

 Good Samaritans saving lives of road accident victims need not fear harassment by police or hospital authorities, while lack of response by a doctor in such cases would be construed as professional misconduct.

A drunk driver is like a 'suicidal human bomb': Court
A drunk driver is like a 'suicidal human bomb': Court

A person driving under heavy intoxication is like a "suicidal human bomb" who can take the lives of many others, a Delhi court has observed while upholding the three-day jail term of a man convicted of riding a scooter in an inebriated state.

Eight killed, 12 injured in separate road accidents in Bihar

Eight persons were killed and 12 others injured in separate road accidents in Nawada, Lakhisarai and Sitamarhi districts of Bihar, police said today.

Seven killed, 18 injured in separate road mishaps in Rajasthan

Seven persons were killed and 18 others injured in separate road accidents in Rajasthan's Churu and Jaisalmer districts, police said Tuesday.

SC urges severe punishment for rash driving

The Supreme Court has urged lawmakers to consider a change in law to have a more stringent punishment in terms of rash and negligent driving causing death.

Chandrababu Naidu expresses concern over road accidents in AP

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday expressed dismay over the death of over 10 people in different road accidents in East Godavari, Krishna, Srikakulam and other districts in the state.

Kin of road accident victim get over Rs 8 Lakh compensation in Delhi

A Motor Accident Claims Tribunal here has awarded over Rs eight lakh to the relatives of a 59- year-old man who died after being hit by a rashly driven motorcycle in August 2011.

Kolkata Police's short film for helping accident victims

Kolkata police officers are working on a short film featuring survivors of road accidents in the city to encourage pedestrians to come to the timely rescue of accident victims.

Six killed, 10 injured in Tripura road accidents

At least six people were killed and 10 others injured in separate road accidents in Tripura, police said here on Saturday.

Govt sanctions Rs 10 cr to CRRI to map accident spots in Delhi

The government has sanctioned Rs 10 crore to Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) for locating regular accident-prone spots in Delhi and suggest remedies to curb fatalities.

Road accidents leave more than 40 dead in Peru

 More than 40 people were killed in several road accidents over two days in Peru, police and media reports said late Saturday.

Good health key to sustainable development, say experts

Road accidents contribute "highly" to the death rate in the country and the society needs to be given knowledge on various aspects in case of an emergency, experts speaking at a symposium on health and development at the 102nd Indian Science Congress said here Monday.

58 killed on first day of New Year week in Thailand

Road accidents killed 58 people and left injured 517 across Thailand on the first day of the New Year week, a transport official said Wednesday.

Take precautionary measures on New Year's eve: J&K Police

Jammu: In order to prevent fatal road accidents, Jammu and Kashmir Police today advised general public, especially youth, to avoid excessive drinking and rash driving on the New Year's eve.

Three injured in road accidents in Noida

Three persons were injured in road accidents at different places in the city, police said on Tuesday.

Two dead, 20 injured as over 28 vehicles collide on Yamuna Expressway

At least two persons were killed and 20 others were injured in multi-vehicle collision after over 28 vehicles crashed on Yamuna Expressway on Wednesday due to dense fog conditions, police said.