Families of China stampede dead criticise compensation

Relatives of the 36 people killed in a New Year`s Eve crush in Shanghai criticised official compensation plans on Thursday, as a newspaper called for greater accountability by the Chinese city`s government.

Families of China stampede dead demand answers

 Relatives of the 36 people killed in a New Year`s Eve crush in Shanghai -- who are now closely supervised by the government -- have made a formal written demand for a proper account of the disaster, a news agency has learned.

Shanghai lantern festival called off after deadly stampede

 China has cancelled a popular annual lantern festival in the country's commercial hub Shanghai over safety issues, after criticism over poor arrangements that led to a New Year eve stampede in the city that killed 36 people.

Shanghai stampede a `bloody lesson` for city: Mayor

The New Year`s Eve crush that killed 36 people in Shanghai was a "bloody lesson" for the city, the mayor of China`s commercial hub said Tuesday according to official media.

Shanghai New Year stampede, a week on: Families being kept in dark

Three days after his sister and 35 others were killed in a New Year`s Eve stampede, Wang Jianhua went to Shanghai`s waterfront to take pictures and measurements of the scene, hoping to piece together for himself how the disaster unfolded.

Seven injured in China stampede still critical: Official

Beijing: The condition of seven of the 49 people injured in the deadly New Year's Eve stampede at Shanghai's iconic waterfront area remained serious, an official said today.

Chinese stampedes: A chronology

At least 35 people have been killed and dozens injured in a stampede at New Year`s celebrations in Shanghai.

Though most large gatherings in China are carefully controlled by authorities, the country has seen other incidents in which overcrowding has caused panic and deaths.

Tragic New Year's Eve for Shanghai as 'fake money' stampede kills 36
Tragic New Year's Eve for Shanghai as 'fake money' stampede kills 36

A stampede killed at least 35 people during New Year`s Eve celebrations in Shanghai, authorities said, possibly caused by people rushing to pick up fake money thrown from a building overlooking the city`s famous Bund waterfront district.

Patna stampede: Probe team submits report

The panel probing the Dussehra day stampede here that left 33 people, mostly women and children, dead and over 30 others injured submitted its report to the state government.

One dead in stampede at SP's event to celebrate Mulayam's birthday in Badaun
One dead in stampede at SP's event to celebrate Mulayam's birthday in Badaun

A woman reportedly lost her life while several others were injured as a stampede broke out during Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's birthday celebrations in Badaun on Saturday.

11 die in Zimbabwe church stampede: Police

At least 11 people have died and several others have been injured during a stampede at a church service in the Zimbabwean mining town of Kwekwe, police said on Friday.

Gwalior: Six persons injured in stampede at Army recruitment rally

At least six persons were today injured in a stampede following violence by candidates after cancellation of an Army recruitment rally here, police said.

Six injured in stampede at Army recruitment rally

At least six persons were on Wednesday injured in a stampede following violence by candidates after cancellation of an Army recruitment rally here, police said.

Imran Khan demands probe into Multan stampede

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan has demanded a judicial probe into the stampede in Multan, media reported Monday.

8 killed, 40 injured in stampede at Imran Khan's rally

 At least eight people, including a child, were killed and 40 injured in a stampede at a public rally by opposition leader Imran Khan in central Pakistan today.

Seven killed in Pakistan stampede

At least seven people were killed and 40 others injured in a stampede in a political gathering in Pakistan's eastern city of Multan Friday night, hospital sources said.

Patna stampede: Doctors delegation meet Bihar CM for taking back suspension

A delegation of senior doctors on Thursday met Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and sought revocation of the suspension of Superintendent of Patna Medical College and Hospital and action against seven others for remaining unavailable at the hospital on October 3.

Patna stampede: Manjhi stunned during surprise visit to hospital

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was left fuming during a surprise visit this evening to Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) to meet the Dussehra stampede victims as he found doctors unavailable in the Emergency Ward and the place wearing a filthy look.

Candlelight vigil held in Patna to remember stampede victims

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) held a candle lit vigil on here on Saturday to remember the victims of the deadly stampede during Dussehra which killed 33 people, mostly women and children, and injured many others.

Paswan blames Bihar Govt for stampede

Union Minister and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Saturday blamed the lack of arrangements by Bihar Government for the stampede outside Gandhi Maidan here and sought a probe by a sitting judge of Patna High Court into it.