Gorakhdham Express collision due to `failure of equipment`

Railways Friday conceded that the Gorakhdham Express mishap on May 26 which claimed lives of 29 passengers, was caused due to `failure of the equipment`.

Rahul Gandhi expresses anguish over loss of lives in train mishap

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday expressed deep anguish over the Gorakhdam Express accident in Uttar Pradesh and offered condolences to the bereaved families for the loss of their loved ones.

Three killed in train mishap at Old Delhi Railway station

Three persons were killed at the Old Delhi Railway station when an empty goods train derailed while it was being taken to the yard and its wagon rammed into a boundary wall.

Speeding train kills 37 pilgrims in Bihar; PM appeals for calm

37 pilgrims standing on rail tracks were killed when a speeding express train ploughed into them on Monday in Bihar`s Khagaria district.

Two persons killed as truck rams into goods train

Two persons were killed when a truck in which they were travelling rammed into a goods train at an unmanned railway crossing near Mandalgarh on the Bhilwara-Chittorgarh route.

Four of a family run over by train in UP

Four members of a family, including a woman, were run over by a train in Dakshin police station area here last night, Government Railway Police (GRP) sources said Tuesday.

Youth falls from train, die in J&K

A youth Thursday died after he slipped from a train near Jammu railway station, police said here.

Rewari: 22 cows run over by goods train

As many as 22 cows were killed when they were hit by a goods train at a crossing on the Rewari-Narnaul line, about 14 kms from here, police said Wednesday.

One knocked down by Rajdhani Express in Assam

A person was knocked dead by the Rajdhani Express near Sibsagar railway station Friday in upper Assam`s Sibsagar district, police said.

Fire in stationary train drives passengers to jump off

A fire in an electric cable junction in a train bound here prompted the passengers to jump off .

TN mishap: Passengers recall harrowing experiences

It was a harrowing experience for Chennai-bound TN Express passengers as they saw people burning inside the ill-fated coach.

Two run over by train in Unnao

A mother-daughter duo were run over by a train in Ajgain area, police said Wednesday.

Karnataka MLA among lucky passengers

Karnataka MLA Amaregowda Bayyapura was among the lucky passengers of the ill-fated Hampi Express as he escaped unhurt.

‘Jobs for train mishap victims` kins faulty’

The extant rules provides for giving compensation to dependents of those who have lost their lives in train mishaps.

Guj: Person who jumped before train identified

The man, who allegedly committed suicide by jumping before the `Nilgiris toy train` on April 16, has been identified as Purushotham Preetham Dubey of Jamnagar in Gujarat, police said Wednesday.

Train mishap: Six railway staff suspended

In the wake of train mishap in Jharkhand that claimed five lives, six staff on duty
at the time of the accident were suspended.

UP: Two killed after jumping from moving train

Two persons were Thursday killed and
five others injured when they jumped from a moving train following a rumour that their coach in Vindhyachal Express had caught fire.

Four wagons derail after goods trains collide

Four wagons derailed at the Dadri railway yard here after two goods trains collided in the early hours on Sunday apparently due to fog in the area.

Four women killed after being hit by train

Four women were Thursday crushed to death and two critically injured after being knocked down by an express train at a railway crossing near Garhmukteshwar in Uttar Pradesh where they had gone to observe Kartik Purnima.

Two brothers run over by train in Gaya

Two brothers were killed after being
run over by the New Delhi-Howrah Duronto Express at Jameta village in Bihar`s Gaya district Tuesday.