Nearly 50% of railway level crossings unmanned

The Indian Railways said it would focus on "educational measures" to promote safe behaviour at and around such intersections to reduce accidents.

Rail accidents - chronology

A goods train Monday rammed
into a stationary passenger train in Badarwas railway station
in Madhya Pradesh`s Shivpuri district leaving at least eight
people dead.

Nearly 250 killed in train accidents in past one year

Nearly 250 people have lost
their lives in train accidents in the past one year since
Mamata Banerjee took charge of the Railways Ministry.

Train accidents in India since 2000

Forty-nine people killed and 150 were injured early Monday when the speeding Sealdah-bound Uttarbanga Express rammed into the Vanachal Express at
Sainthia station in Bhirbhum district.

Four suspended for 2 train accidents in Uttar Pradesh

Four railway crew members have been suspended for the two train accidents that occurred in Uttar Pradesh`s Kanpur and Etawah districts on Saturday morning, an official said on Monday.