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Major rail accident averted in Jhansi

Major rail accident averted in Jhansi due to women's presence of mind. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 23, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Three die after getting hit by Tejas Express train in Maharashtra's Raigad

The tragic incident occurred when the three men were working on tracks near Jite railway station in Pen area of Raigad.

Jan 14, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Alert loco pilot averts disaster, assistant loses life trying to out engine fire

Railways has hailed both men for their efforts, which potentially saved many lives.

May 08, 2018, 14:43 PM IST

Five coaches of passenger train derail in Madhya Pradesh

The accident took place in Salhna-Pipariyakala in Katni district.

Apr 14, 2018, 23:40 PM IST

Kanpur train accident: What actually led to Indore-Patna Express mishap; how this worst rail tragedy in recent years happened

The train tragedy near Kanpur has claimed at least 133 lives so far. Also, over 200 were injured in the worst train accident in recent years.

Nov 21, 2016, 13:44 PM IST

Kanpur train accident: Death toll rises to 145; Suresh Prabhu orders forensic inquiry into Indore-Patna Express rail mishap

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday made a statement in Lok Sabha in connection with accident of Indore-Patna Express train near Kanpur.

Nov 21, 2016, 13:12 PM IST

Cameroon rail accident toll rises to at least 60

At least 60 were killed when a packed passenger train derailed between Cameroon`s two main cities, a hospital source in the capital Yaounde said Saturday, giving a new toll the day after the accide

Oct 22, 2016, 19:00 PM IST

Rail Board expresses regret over inconvenience to passengers in Itarsi rail accident

Rail Board PRO Anil Saxena on Thursday expressed regret over the inconvenience caused to the passengers in the recent train accident at Itarsi railway station, saying that senior officials of Bhopal division and Jabalpur zone and all other teams are fighting round the clock to normalise the situation at the earliest by restoring the signalling system and point and switch system.

Jun 18, 2015, 20:16 PM IST

Haryana Express train derails in Hisar

Rail traffic on Hisar-Bhiwani section of the Western-Northern Railway and Hisar-Ludhiana section was disrupted for several hours on Friday following derailment of three bogies of the Haryana Express train.

Feb 27, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Make road, rail safety a priority, Congress tells Modi govt

Congress on Thursday strongly urged the government to accord priority to road and rail safety in the country even as it expressed sorrow over the accident in Telangana in which 16 schoolchildren lost their lives.

Jul 25, 2014, 00:23 AM IST

Railways recorded derailment every fifth day during 2007-12: RTI

Indian Railways recorded a derailment every fifth day on an average during the period of 2007-12, according to an RTI query.

Jun 27, 2014, 23:03 PM IST

Passengers` safety priority for new railways minister

Safety and security of passengers will be the top-most priority for the new union government, Railways Minister DV Sadanand Gowda said Tuesday.

May 28, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Trespassing on rail tracks claims 39 lives every day

Thirty-nine people are killed every day on rail tracks while trespassing and the casualty in such accidents between 2009-2012 was over 50,000.

Aug 25, 2013, 12:55 PM IST

Goods train derails in UP

A goods train carrying coal derailed near Ulna Bhari station in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, disrupting movement of trains on Delhi-Howrah main rail route.

Aug 17, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Two coaches of train derail near Chhattisgarh-Maharashtra border; no casualties

Two AC coaches of a train derailed in a Maoist-infested area on the Chhattisgarh-Maharashtra border on Friday, but there were no casualties reported, railway officials said.

Jul 12, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

Over 15,000 persons killed on rail tracks this year

Despite continuous safety drive launched by railways, there is a significant increase in number of persons killed on tracks with the casualty figure touching 15,934 till September this year.

Dec 09, 2012, 23:37 PM IST

Three killed in accident in Bihar

Three members of a family were killed in bihar and two others injured when a relief train hit a van at an unmanned level crossing between Bettiah and Kumarbagh stations, railway sources said.

Nov 24, 2012, 17:52 PM IST

Six injured in rail accident

Six persons were injured when a passenger train hit six vheicles at an unmanned level crossing at Daniawa Bazar raiway.

Mar 19, 2012, 13:35 PM IST

Odisha: Passenger train derails, 5 injured

Five passengers were
injured on Monday when 10 bogies of an express train travelling from
Durg in Chhattisgarh to Puri in Orissa derailed at
Lakhna.

Feb 14, 2012, 09:12 AM IST

Death toll in Spanish rail accident lowered to 12

The victims were hit by an express train as they crossed railway lines.

Jun 27, 2010, 08:44 AM IST