Bridge collapse

Goa bridge collapse toll rises to three

The body of one more person was fished out of the Sanvordem river in South Goa on Friday, following the collapse of a dilapidated foot-bridge late on Thursday.

May 19, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

3 dead, 13 missing in Hooghly river as jetty collapses

At least three persons died and 13 others were still missing after a temporary jetty on the Hooghly river collapsed in Hooghly district of west Bengal on Wednesday, the police said.

Apr 26, 2017, 21:24 PM IST

Mahad bridge collapse: Indian Navy locates another car with bodies trapped inside

Indian Navy divers on Sunday recovered two more bodies from Savitri river in Raigad district after a British-era bridge in Mahad collapsed due to floods.

Aug 14, 2016, 14:13 PM IST

Bridge collapses in Himachal Pradesh following heavy rain – Watch dramatic video

Major tragedy averted as bridge collapses in Himachal Pradesh.

Aug 12, 2016, 10:26 AM IST

Ghaghra river breaches embankment in UP's Gonda, several villages flooded

Several villages in Gonda district of Uttar Pradesh have been flooded and dozens more are threatened following the breaching of Elgin-Charsari embankment by the swollen Ghaghra river, officials said on Tuesday.

Aug 09, 2016, 12:25 PM IST

Malad bridge collapse: 8 more bodies recovered; toll rises to 22

Eight more bodies were recovered on Friday during the search operation in the Savitri river, where two state-run buses and some private vehicles were swept away after a British-era bridge collapsed in Mahad, taking the toll in the tragedy to 22 as hopes for survivors faded.

Aug 05, 2016, 23:48 PM IST

President condoles loss of lives in Maharashtra bridge collapse

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday condoled the loss of lives in a bridge collapse on the Mumbai-Goa Highway in Maharashtra.

Aug 04, 2016, 23:16 PM IST

Mumbai-Goa highway bridge collapse: CM Fadnavis orders judicial probe, toll reaches 4

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devedra Fadnavis on Thursday ordered a judicial probe into the Mahad tragedy, where at least 44 people in two buses were swept away after a British-era bridge collapsed on the Mumbai-Goa Highway.

Aug 04, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

Bridge collapses in Nepal due to flooding – watch dramatic video

A suspension bridge collapsed in Nepal this week due to flooding. The dramatic event was caught on camera.

Jul 29, 2016, 12:17 PM IST

Portion of pedestrian bridge collapses in Bhopal, two killed

A projected portion of a bridge used by pedestrians collapsed late Monday night, killing a couple near Bharat Talkies area here, police said on Tuesday.

Oct 13, 2015, 11:10 AM IST

Himachal CM orders probe into bridge collapse in Lahaul valley

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday ordered a high-level inquiry by Chief Engineer (Mandi Zone) of PWD to ascertain the cause of collapse of a bridge in Lahaul tribal valley.

Mar 19, 2015, 22:52 PM IST

Newly built bridge collapses in Madhya Pradesh, two injured

A newly constructed bridge on Umri-Etawah road near the district headquarters allegedly collapsed on Wednesday when an overloaded sand truck was crossing it causing serious injuries to the driver and cleaner.

Nov 19, 2014, 13:15 PM IST

Ten BRO personnel injured as bridge collapses

Ten Border Roads Organisation personnel were injured on Monday when a bailey bridge on way to Badrinath collapsed while being repaired and fell into a river flowing underneath.

Sep 29, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

Overpass collapses in Brazil World Cup city

An unfinished overpass collapsed in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte on Thursday, killing at least one person and casting a shadow over a tournament that has suffered repeated construction accidents and delays.

Jul 04, 2014, 09:29 AM IST

Under-construction river bridge collapses in Bihar, four feared killed

Four labourers were on Wednesday feared killed when an under-construction bridge collapsed and fell into a river in a village in Bihar`s Darbhanga district, an official said.

May 28, 2014, 23:24 PM IST

Five labourers injured after bridge collapses in Manipur

Five labourers were seriously injured when an under-construction bridge collapsed in Imphal East district of Manipur, official sources said on Thursday.

Feb 06, 2014, 10:19 AM IST

`White Widow` Samantha taunts detectives with Jimmy Cliff`s Reggae song

Terrorists hiding Samantha Lewthwaite, dubbed the White Widow, have taunted detectives by revealing she recently travelled through a remote town in Somalia.

Oct 13, 2013, 16:06 PM IST

11 missing in China`s bridge collapse

Eleven people were missing after the collapse of an under-construction bridge pier in southwest China`s Chongqing Municipality.

Oct 13, 2013, 16:05 PM IST

US highway buckles after rail cars hit overpass

A highway overpass in Missouri has collapsed when rail cars slammed into one of the bridge`s pillars after a cargo train collision, authorities said. Seven people were injured, though none seriously.

May 26, 2013, 10:12 AM IST

Under-construction bridge collapses in Mumbai, one dead

One person was killed while several others were feared trapped beneath debris after a portion of an under-construction bridge collapsed near Mumbai international airport on Wednesday.

Feb 07, 2013, 00:33 AM IST