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Five killed in car-bus smash


Tiruvannamalai: Five persons belonging to the same family were killed on the spot while the condition of the one of the family members is said to be critical after their vehicle collided with a priva

Bangladesh factory fire: Over 100 dead

Over 100 people were killed overnight after a fire engulfed a multi-story garment factory on the outskirts of Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka, officials said on Sunday.

The fire broke out in the ground-f

Factory fire kills 124 in Bangladesh

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At least 124 people were killed overnight as a massive blaze engulfed a multi-storey garment factory on the outskirts of the Bangladesh capital in one of the worst fire tragedies in the country.

Alcohol claimed lives of 155 women in 2011


Over 150 women were among 4,547 people who died last year in the country due to consumption of alcohol, according to government data.

Maharashtra topped the list of deaths, detailed in the Accidenta

Shrinking space for dead in Hyderabad


"Mar ke bhi chain na paya to kidhar jayenge? (If there is no peace in death, then where will I go?" This Urdu couplet from Ibrahim Zauq aptly sums up the problem of the dead in Hyderabad.

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Mother and two children electrocuted

A woman and her two children were electrocuted in their house at Satpherwa in Buxur district on Friday, police said.

The incident occurred when Sarita Devi (25) and her son Chotu (2) and daughter Vik

Another Manipuri student hangs in front of girl friend

Close on the heels of a Manipuri student who was found dead in 'mysterious circumstances' in his college hostel in April, another student from the north-eastern state allegedly committed suicide here

Woman dies after surgery: Doctor, compounder arrested

A doctor and compounder of a private hospital here were arrested on Saturday after a woman died allegedly due to wrong treatment, police said.

According to a police complaint filed by traffic consta

Infant drowns in bucket at child welfare centre

In a tragic incident, a baby girl today drowned when she slipped and fell into a bucket of water at the Child Welfare Centre here.

18-month-old Annaniya died when she accidentally fell into the buck

Indian businessman found dead in Oman

An Indian businessman has been found dead in mysterious circumstances in a suburb near the Omani capital of Muscat.

The body of V.V. Vasudevan was found by one of his staff members with his hands and

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