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20-Aug-2017 Patna (Bihar)

Bihar flood toll reaches 253

The flood situation remained grim in Bihar while the death toll rose to 253 on Sunday, an official said.A Bihar Disaster Management Department official said 126.87 lakh persons in 1,965 panchayats under 171 blocks in 18 districts have been affected by the...

20-Aug-2017 Muzaffarnagar/New Delhi

Negligence suspected cause of deadly UP train crash

Authorities on Sunday admitted to negligence and ground-level lapses that may have derailed the Kalinga Utkal Express train in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday evening claiming 22-24 lives.Even as a probe to know the exact cause of the train disaster began, a criminal...

20-Aug-2017 Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh)

UP train derailment toll 24, rescue operations conclude

Rescue operations at Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar, where the Kalinga Utkal Express had derailed, concluded on Sunday morning with the death toll climbing to 24, officials said.At least 156 passengers were injured after 14 coaches of the train bound for Haridwar...

19-Aug-2017 Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh)

23 dead, 40 injured as 14 coaches derail in Uttar Pradesh

At least 23 people were killed and at least 40 injured in a major derailment when 14 coaches of the Kalinga Utkal Express bound for Haridwar in Uttarakhand went off the tracks with one of the coaches mounting on another near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh on...

19-Aug-2017 Lucknow

6 coaches of Utkal Express derails in UP, 20 injured

At lest 20 people were injured after six coaches of the Utkal Express derailed near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh, officials said.According to railway officials, the incident occurred around 5.46 p.m. in Khatauli, in Muzaffarnagar district.The train was headed...

19-Aug-2017 Guwahati

Assam floods: 225 animals dead in Kaziranga

At least 225 animals have died in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam as a second wave of devastating floods lashed the state, park officials said on Saturday.As of Saturday, 30 per cent of the park was still inundated.Earlier this month, the first wave...

18-Aug-2017 Patna (Bihar)

Bihar flood toll rises to 153

With floods claiming 34 more lives Bihar in the last 24 hours, the death toll in the state rose to 153 on Friday, officials said. The flood situation remains grim in 15 districts, affecting millions.A Bihar Disaster Management Department official said a total...

18-Aug-2017 Jammu

Six injured as tunnel caves in

Six labourers were injured on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district when an underground tunnel of a power project caved in, police said.All the injured, including the two seriously wounded, have been rescued, police added. The accident occurred at...

18-Aug-2017 Patna (Bihar)

Bihar flood toll reaches 119

Nearly one crore people have been affected by the Bihar floods that have claimed 119 lives so far, an official said on Friday.The Bihar disaster management department official said over 98 lakh people in 1,532 panchayats under 139 blocks in 16 districts have...

16-Aug-2017 Samba

Four die in Samba road accident, Legislator assaulted by enraged mob

A student was among three people killed in a road accident in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.The accident took place when a mini bus they were travelling in rolled down on the road in Samba district, said an official.He said the bus was...

15-Aug-2017 Kullu

Five killed as Himachal bus falls into gorge

Five persons were killed and nine others injured on Tuesday when a government bus parked on a roadside rolled down into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, police said.The driver was standing near the bus along with the conductor when the parked...

15-Aug-2017 Patna (Bihar)

6.5 mn hit by floods in Bihar, over 40 dead

More than 6.5 million people have been affected by floods in Bihar, that have claimed the lives of over 40 people so far, washed away thousands of huts, badly damaged buildings, roads, bridges and standing crops worth crores, officials said on Tuesday.Bihar...

14-Aug-2017 Dehradun

Four killed, six soldiers missing in Uttarakhand floods

Four persons were killed and 10 others, including six soldiers, went missing after a cloudburst triggered flash floods in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district on Monday, police said.The disaster occurred near Malpa, washing away 14 persons. Four bodies have...

13-Aug-2017 Mandi

46 dead in Himachal mudslide, almost all bodies recovered

At least 46 people were killed in a massive mudslide that swallowed a 150 metre stretch of road, and buried homes, two buses and vehicles in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district on Sunday, officials said.Forty-six bodies were recovered and five injured rescued...

13-Aug-2017 Mandi

17 dead, over 25 missing in Himachal mudslide

At least 17 persons were killed and over 25 missing after a massive mudslide that swallowed a 150 metre stretch of road, and buried homes, two buses and vehicles in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district on Sunday, officials said.Seventeen bodies were recovered...

11-Aug-2017 Doda

Five killed in two separate accidents in Chenab Valley

Five people were killed in two separate road accidents in Chenab Valley of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.At least four passengers were killed when a cab JK02-AR-8358 met with an accident on Suigwari-Chirala road near Puneja village of Doda district.The taxi...

09-Aug-2017 Mahore (Reasi)

10 killed, 15 injured as Tempo falls into gorge

Ten persons were killed and fifteen others injured after a vehicle (Tempo) skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep gorge in Mahore tehsil of Reasi district of Jammu region on Wednesday.A senior police officer told news agency GNS that the tempo,...

09-Aug-2017 Mahore (Reasi)

Nine killed in Mahore road accident

In a deadly road accident, at least 9 persons were killed and 11 others injured when a passenger tempo rolled down into a deep gorge near Shishi Nallah in Mahore tehsil of Reasi district.The tempo was on way to Mahore from Buddan when the mishap took place...

08-Aug-2017 Kupwara

Security forces hit a 15 year old boy at Shah Mohallah nawabazar

A 15 year old boy namely Farzan Ahmad Sheikh S/o Nazir Ahmad Sheikh Resident Of Shah Mohallah Nawabazar.Came out of his  house Round about 11:15 pm   last night on Tuesday Night as he  felt very hot humid weather inside his house. He opted...

07-Aug-2017 Pulwama

Two killed in Pulwama mishap

Two devotees were killed and two others critically injured when a car they were travelling in skidded off the road near Abhama bridge in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on late Sunday evening.A police official told GNS that four persons on the way to Pakherpora...

03-Aug-2017 Kupwara

Rain And Cloudbrust Gives Tough Time to the residents of shumnag

Continuous rain in Kupwara District from last couple of hours gives tough time to the residents of shumnag and Kralpora, As the rain later resulted in the Cloudbrust which gave some Hard time to the residents as they had to take out all the pets from  cowsshud...

02-Aug-2017 Kupwara

Cloudbrust in Kralapora Forests

It was raining in Kupwara from last couple of hours  which later resulted in a  Cloudbrust in the Dense forests Of kralapora area of North Kashmirs District Kupwara.With the Cloudbrust the whole area is under  flood like situation, All the...

02-Aug-2017 Srinagar

Cloudburst hits Industrial Area

Some Industrial Units and residential houses were inundated while crops were damaged after a cloudburst sparked flash floods in Khonmou area in the outskirts of Srinagar city.Reports said that a cloud burst struck in the industrial estate sparking flash floods...

30-Jul-2017 Anantang

12-year-old girl among two killed as pine tree falls on car in Phalgam

Two persons including a teenager girl were killed after a pine tree fell on a vehicle in Phalgam area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Sunday afternoon.A police officer told news agency GNS that three persons including a teenager girl sustained serious...

24-Jul-2017 Srinagar

Line man Electrocuted to Death in Lolab

A line man who was  presently posted at  Hajam mohallah  devar area of Lolab District Kupwara.Died due to a electric shock, As he was   repairing the electric Transformer connectivity today afternoon.Line man was identified as Mushtaq...

22-Jul-2017 Kupwara

Multiple Cloud brust in Lolab kills More than 30 Animals

It has been raining in Kupwara at distinct times and areas  in the day. Lalpora area  is a remote area of Frontier District Kupwara and the are is nearest  to the loc Of Indo- Pak Border.  Wherein people mostly depend on the sold milk...

14-Jul-2017 Doda

Three family members buried alive in house collapsing incident

Three members including a minor of a family were killed due to house collapse, after the incessant rainfall in the Tanta village of Doda district in Chenab Valley of Jammu and Kashmir. Official sources said that the incident occurred when the dilapidated house...

10-Jul-2017 Guwahati

Toll in Assam floods now 33, over 12 lakh affected

Seven more persons, including three minors, have died in floods and landslides in Assam since Sunday, taking the death toll to 33 this year, officials said on Monday.Over 12,55,692 people have been affected in the floods in over 2,000 villages in 20 districts...

10-Jul-2017 Patna

31 die in Bihar lightning strikes

At least 31 people have been killed and over a dozen injured in incidents of lightning strikes across Bihar since Sunday, said an official on Monday.The toll was confirmed by Principal Secretary of the state's Disaster Management Department Pratyay Amrit.Deaths...

10-Jul-2017 Patna

26 die in Bihar lightning strikes

At least 26 persons, including women and children, were killed and over a dozen injured in incidents of lightning strikes across Bihar in last 24 hours, an official said here on Monday.Deaths were reported from Vaishali, Patna, Rohtas, Saran, Buxar, Bhojpur,...

09-Jul-2017 Patna (Bihar)

Lightning kills 16 in Bihar

At least 16 persons were killed and half a dozen others injured in lightning strikes in different parts of Bihar on Sunday, officials said.According to officials of the Bihar State Disaster Department, five persons were killed in Vaishali district, followed...

09-Jul-2017 New Delhi

Two hurt as truck rams five cars in Delhi

At least two persons were injured when a truck rammed into five-six cars at a flyover here in the wee hours of Sunday, a police officer said.The officer said the truck driver absconded after the accident. Both the injured were admitted to hospital where...

08-Jul-2017 Jhajjar (Haryana)

Eight killed in Haryana road accident

Eight members of a family were killed when their vehicle collided head-on with a truck in Haryana's Jhajjar district, police said on Saturday.The accident took place late Friday night near Mataur village, around 75 km from Delhi.The police said that seven...

07-Jul-2017 Jaipur

Four killed in Bikaner fireworks godown blaze

Four persons were killed and 12 injured when a fire broke out in a fireworks godown in Rajasthan's Bikaner city, police said."The incident occurred at around 10.50 a.m. The victims include a woman and some of the injured are in critical condition," a senior...

07-Jul-2017 New Delhi

Four of family die in Delhi fire

Four members of a family, including two children, were killed and two other persons injured in a fire in a residential premises in east Delhi in the early hours of Friday, the police said."Those who died in the fire on the second floor of a residential building...

06-Jul-2017 Srinagar

Amarnath pilgrim killed, 15 injured in bus gas cylinder blast

An Amarnath Yatri was killed and 15 others injured on Thursday in a gas cylinder explosion inside a bus on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, police said."A Shri Amarnathji Yatra pilgrim died and 15 others were...

06-Jul-2017 Jaipur

MiG-23 crashes near Jodhpur

A MiG-23 trainer aircraft crashed on Thursday near Balesar village in Rajasthan's Jodhpur district, official sources said.The aircraft was on a routine sortie. Both the pilots ejected safely. The incident occurred around 11.30 a.m.A court of inquiry has...

06-Jul-2017 Lucknow

Nine killed in UP road accident

Nine persons were killed and four injured on Thursday in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnore district, police said.The accident occurred when a bus rammed into a car on NH-74.The victims comprise three women, three men and three children, the police...

04-Jul-2017 Patna

High-voltage wire kills six of a family in Bihar

Six members of a family were on Tuesday electrocuted in Bihar's Madhepura district after a high-voltage wire fell on their thatched house, the police said.The deaths occurred in Murliganj in flood-prone Madhepura of the Kosi river basin region.Officials...

02-Jul-2017 Kolkata

Three run over by train in Bengal

Three persons were killed after they were run over by a train in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district on Sunday, railway police sources said.The victims, who were returning after buying fish from the market close to the railway track at Chamapahati station,...

01-Jul-2017 Srinagar

Train crushes boy and cow to death in Pattan

A train crushed a boy and a cow to death in North Kashmir’s Pattan town on Saturday afternoon.A Railway official told CNS that a train coming from Srinagar to Baramulla crushed a 14 year boy and a cow to death near Zangam bridge in Pattan town of Baramulla...

30-Jun-2017 Katra

Yatri dies due to land slide in Katra

One Amarnath Yatri has died while seven others have suffered injuries due to landslide and shooting stones in Katra Jammu.Reports said that the incident happened  when a landslide and shooting stones hit a group of Yatries on way to Amarnath Shrine...

29-Jun-2017 Srinagar

Amarnath Yatra 2017: Shooting stone kills Yatri at Baltal

One the very first day of Amarnath Yatra, a causality was reported after a pilgrim came under a shooting stone while way to holy cave at Baltal base camp in Ganderbal district of central Kashmir on Thursday. Official sources while identifying the pilgrim...

29-Jun-2017 Jammu

ITBP officer dies, 14 pilgrims injured

An Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) officer deployed on Amarnath Yatra duty died of heart attack on Thursday while 14 pilgrims were injured in a road accident in Jammu and Kashmir.ITBP Assistant Sub-Inspector Sanjun Singh died at the Baltal base camp area...

29-Jun-2017 Lucknow

6 killed in UP road accident

Six persons were killed and five others critically injured in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnore district on Thursday, police said.The accident took place on National Highway No. 74 in Sherkot area when a Bolero off-road vehicle carrying passengers...

27-Jun-2017 New Delhi

5 dead in Delhi fire

Five persons, including a six-year-old girl, have died and four others injured in a fire that broke out in a slum here, the city police said on Tuesday.The fire broke out in a slum cluster in the Okhla Industrial Area around 10 p.m. on Monday. Nine people...

26-Jun-2017 Bhubaneswar

Four of a family killed in Odisha road accident

Four persons of a family, including a cancer patient they were shifting to a different hospital, were killed and another injured when a truck hit their car in Odisha's Dhenkanal district on Monday, police said.The accident occurred on the National Highway-55...

26-Jun-2017 Srinagar

'Act of God' blamed for cable car accident that killed seven

The management of the company that operates the gondola cable car service in Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday blamed "an act of God" for the Sunday tragedy which killed seven people including four members of a Delhi family.Riyaz Ahmad, General Manager...

26-Jun-2017 Sirmaur

Seven killed in Himachal road accident

Seven pilgrims, including six of a family, were killed when a private vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a gorge here in Himachal Pradesh early on Monday, the police said.The vehicle carrying 12 persons fell more than 200 metres below after skidding...

26-Jun-2017 Agartala

Snakebite kills 3 in Tripura

Three members of a family, including a child, died of snakebite in Tripura, police said here on Monday.A snake bit Kamal Krishna Tripura, 27, and his wife and two-years-old daughter on Sunday night when they were sleeping at their home at Gandachara," a police...

25-Jun-2017 New Delhi

Gulmohar trip turned to be fatal for Delhi family

A plan for a summer vacation in the cooler climes of Jammu and Kashmir's Gulmarg happened to be be fatal for Pusa Institute of Technology lecturer Jayant Andraskar, his wife and two daughters as they plunged to their deaths when a tree uprooted by strong...

25-Jun-2017 Gulmarg

Seven killed in Gulmarg cable car accident

A family of four from Delhi and three locals were killed on Sunday when a tree uprooted by strong winds sent a gondola car cabin hurtling hundreds of meters down in Jammu and Kashmir after snapping the cable, authorities said.Police sources said several...

21-Jun-2017 Lucknow

Three killed by lightning in UP

A teenager and two children were killed on Wednesday after being struck by lightning in Uttar Pradesh's Lalitpur district, while ten people sustained minor injuries in the incident, officials said.The deceased were identified as Harshita (6), Vishnu (4)...

17-Jun-2017 Umiam (Meghalaya)

Six killed in Meghalaya landslide

At least six people were killed, one was missing and nine others injured after incessant rains triggered landslides across Meghalaya on Saturday, an official said.Five people were killed were sleeping inside their home when the landslide occurred at the...

16-Jun-2017 Kolkata

Two killed as minibus overturns on Howrah Bridge

Two persons were killed and several others injured when a speeding bus overturned on Kolkata's iconic Howrah bridge on Friday, a city traffic police officer said."A speeding minibus went out of driver's control and flipped over after hitting the road divider...

15-Jun-2017 Kangra

10 pilgrims from Punjab killed in Himachal accident

Ten pilgrims from Punjab were killed when a private bus they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district on Thursday, police said.All of them were from Amritsar."Fifty five people, including 23 women...

15-Jun-2017 Kangra

10 pilgrims from Amritsar killed in Himachal

Shimla, June 15 (IANS) At least 10 pilgrims from Punjab's Amritsar city were killed when a private bus in which they were travelling skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district on Thursday, police said.Superintendent of Police...

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