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UK observes London Bridge attack anniversary

The UK on Sunday marked the first anniversary of the deadly London Bridge terrorist attack which killed eight people.

Jun 03, 2018, 15:12 PM IST

Minivan rams into pedestrians in Shanghai, 18 hurt: Reports

The van was carrying gas tanks and caught fire at the time of the accident

Feb 02, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck to kill more people

It has emerged that the London Bridge attackers were looking to carry out a larger-scale assault, as they tried to rent a 7.5-ton truck on the morning of the attack.

Jun 10, 2017, 21:03 PM IST

Main suspect in Stockholm truck attack admits to terrorist crime: Lawyer

Rakhmat Akilov, the main suspect in the truck attack in Stockholm that killed four people and injured 15, has admitted to committing a terrorist crime, his lawyer told a court on Tuesday. 

Apr 11, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Two dead after SUV slams into people in church parking lot

An SUV has slammed into a group of pedestrians in a church parking lot in California, killing two people and injuring several others.

Apr 10, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

Self-driving cars: Will pedestrians be at ease in such a world?

What would it be like to be a pedestrian in an urban neighbourhood where most of the cars are self-driving? Actually, pretty good, suggests new research.

Oct 30, 2016, 16:56 PM IST

DNA: Analyzing the misuse of footpath in India

Watch this special segment and get to know about, How does misuse of footpath increase risk of lives to the pedestrians?

Jun 02, 2016, 09:08 AM IST

Pedestrians can also get distracted by personal tech

A host of studies published in recent weeks have highlighted the dangers of driver distraction when it comes to mobile devices. 

Oct 30, 2015, 11:13 AM IST

Several injured as driver hits pedestrians in Jerusalem

A driver ploughed his car into pedestrians in Jerusalem on Friday before trying to stab them, injuring several in an attack mirroring similar incidents last year, police said.

Mar 06, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

Kolkata Police's short film for helping accident victims

Kolkata police officers are working on a short film featuring survivors of road accidents in the city to encourage pedestrians to come to the timely rescue of accident victims.

Jan 30, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Curbs imposed on traffic, pedestrians in Srinagar

Authorities Sunday imposed restrictions on pedestrian and vehicular traffic in five areas of Srinagar city as a separatist march was scheduled.

Jul 13, 2014, 12:42 PM IST

New car system can detect pedestrians at night

Researchers have designed a new system for cars that can detect pedestrians upto 40 metres away in low visibility conditions such as nighttime driving.

May 07, 2014, 19:52 PM IST

Driver runs over six pedestrians in China

Six people have been confirmed dead after a driver allegedly drove his car and ploughed into roadside pedestrians in China`s Fuzhou City Monday, police said.

Apr 28, 2014, 16:19 PM IST

New car system detects pedestrians to prevent accidents

Scientists have developed a new system that helps car drivers detect pedestrians and cyclists even when they are hidden from view.

Jan 26, 2014, 19:31 PM IST