Tracks clearing begins after Delhi-Faizabad Express derailment near Hapur; 40 trains diverted

Tracks clearing begins after Delhi-Faizabad Express derailment near Hapur; 40 trains diverted

More than 100 passengers have suffered minor injuries in the derailment of Delhi-Faizabad 14206 Padmavat Express.

Seven coaches of Katihar-Amritsar Amrapali Express derail in Bihar's Khagaria

Seven coaches of Katihar-Amritsar Amrapali Express derail in Bihar's Khagaria

Seven coaches of Katihar-Amritsar Amrapali Express derailed in Bihar's Khagaria district 

Thank god! Train mishap averted in Tamil Nadu

Showing presence of mind, railway track maintenance workers on Thursday averted a possible mishap when they ran towards an approaching train and stopped it waiving red flags after noticing a crack on a line here.

Accident deaths: Central Railway invites suggestions from suburban commuters

A week after setting up a nine-member committee to look into accidental passenger deaths during travel on suburban trains, the Central Railway has now invited suggestions from commuters on tackling the growing menace.

Local train rams into Lokmanya Tilak Express in Haryana, driver killed

Local train rams into Lokmanya Tilak Express in Haryana, driver killed

An EMU train collided with Lokmanya Tilak Express (Mumbai-Haridwar) near Palwal railway station in Haryana on Tuesday.

More than half of 292 rail fatalities in 2014-15 at level crossings

A total of 292 lives were lost in train-related accidents in 2014-15 with more than half of these fatalities occurring at level crossings, Rajya Sabha was told on Friday.

This fearless 'band of brothers' saved over 1000 lives in Bihar

This fearless 'band of brothers' saved over 1000 lives in Bihar

A major train accident was averted at Mokama station near Patna on Sunday night due to the presence of mind and prompt action by three brothers.

16 killed, 150 injured in train accident in Pakistan

At least 16 people were killed and more than 150 injured on Tuesday when a speeding train derailed in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province, weeks after it was targeted by Baloch militants in a blast near Quetta.

Mumbai local train derails near Andheri, traffic hit

A train in Mumbai which was going from Virar to church gate has been derailed. There are reports of some people’s injury. The incident occurred near 11 am.

Duronto Express​ derails in Karnataka, at least two dead; Railway Minister orders probe

Duronto Express​ derails in Karnataka, at least two dead; Railway Minister orders probe

At least two people were killed and several injured when Duronto Express​ derailed in Karnataka on Saturday morning.

PM Modi condoles loss of lives in Anantapur train accident

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the loss of lives in a train accident in Andhra Pradesh`s Anantapur district on Monday.

MP train mishap: Water gushed 36 feet high breaching tracks, say Railways

Water from a rain-swollen river gushed 36 feet high breaching tracks which was just 13 feet above the river bed triggering the "freak" derailment of two express trains in Madhya Pradesh which Railways on Thursday claimed could not have been averted.

Train has fallen off a bridge and we are about to sink – Sister's last call to her brother

"The train has fallen off a bridge and we are about to sink." These were the last words of 26-year-old Vinita Bathre, who met the watery grave along with nine of her family members in the twin train tragedy near Harda town in Madhya Pradesh little before August 4 midnight.

Madhya Pradesh twin train tragedy: Railways skipped monsoon patrolling at mishap spot?

The section where two trains derailed due to the sudden flow of water on the tracks has no history of being vulnerable to accidents in rainy season and hence the Railway officials had not anticipated such a tragedy at that spot near here in Madhya Pradesh.

29 killed, 25 hurt in MP twin train derailment

29 killed, 25 hurt in MP twin train derailment

Twenty-nine people were killed as two express trains derailed within minutes of each other on flooded tracks while crossing a railway bridge in Harda district of Madhya Pradesh in the dead of night and plunged into the swollen Machak river.

Flooding of tracks caused derailment: Railways

Railways on Wednesday said the sudden flow of water on the tracks caused the derailment of the two trains while they were crossing the swollen Machak river near Harda in Madhya Pradesh.

 

Passenger train derails in Madhya Pradesh, bogies fall into river

A passenger train travelling from Mumbai to Varanasi has derailed in Madhya Pradesh with "two-four of its bogies" falling into a river. Casualties are not yet known, police said.

 

Several passengers feared dead as two trains derail in Madhya Pradesh

Several passengers feared dead as two trains derail in Madhya Pradesh

Several passengers were feared dead when two express trains tonight derailed while crossing a bridge on swollen Machak river near Harda in Madhya Pradesh, senior district officials said.

 

More than 300 people injured in train crash in South Africa

More than 300 people injured in train crash in South Africa

A commuter train has crashed into another passenger train during rush hour in South Africa's largest city injuring more than 300 people, said an emergency services spokeswoman.

Pak army officers among 17 dead in rail mishap, sabotage feared

 At least 17 people, including senior officers of Pakistan Army, were killed on Thursday when four bogies of a special train carrying troops fell into a canal in Punjab province after the bridge it was passing over collapsed, with top officials describing the incident as an act of "sabotage".