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Railways order probe into Gulbarga train fire

Railways have ordered an inquiryinto the Gulbarga train fire incident on Tuesday which claimed two lives and announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 1 lakh to the next of the kin of the dead.

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Three naval personnel killed in chopper crash


Three naval personnel, including two officers, were on Monday killed when their Chetak helicopter crashed while landing at Dabolim naval base here.

"All three personnel on board have died in the cras

Nine injured as two cars crash on Kanakapura Rd

Nine people, including three women, sustained severe injuries after the car in which they were travelling collided head-on with another car near Kaggalipura lake on Kanakapura Road in Thalaghattapura

Crane lifting wharf crashes on fisherman in Kasimedu


A 44-year-old fisherman died after a crane lifting a piece of old wharf from sea crashed on him on Tuesday evening at Kasimedu fishing harbour.

The deceased was identified as M. Selvamani, a residen

Safety taken for a ride


Airhostess Afia Magh would have lived to continue her joy ride if only the theme park management and various state agencies had exercised a little more caution.

Tuesday’s tragedy was more an aftermat

Amusement parks bind families, rake in moolah


They are dispensers of endless thrills and bring our boisterous nature to the surface. This makes amusement parks—rollercoaster rides, baby train, break dance, caterpillar ride, Columbus, Ferris wheel

Goods trains collide in Bilaspur, one killed

A Railway employee was killed and four others were injured when a goods train rammed into a stationary freight train in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district, officials said.

The incident took place at D

Eight killed in Hong Kong ferry collision: Official


A collision between a ferry and another boat killed eight people and injured 45 others off Hong Kong late Monday, an official said.

The accident happened when a boat carrying passengers to see a huge

Six crew arrested over fatal Hong Kong ferry crash


Six crew from two passenger boats that collided killing 37 people in Hong Kong's worst maritime accident in decades have been arrested, the territory's security chief said on Tuesday.

"Police arreste

Tragic end for airhostess at a theme park

An airhostess of Kingfisher Airlines died after she was flung out of an octopus ride and fell crashing through the metal frames of the merry go round at a theme park on the Chennai–Bengaluru highway,

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