May 16, 2010
Two persons were today killed and at least 15 passengers injured when a last minute change of platform for a Patna-bound train triggered a stampede at the New Delhi Railway Station, facing s...
April 14, 2010
The fire at the terrace of the four-storey Gold Towers on Monday has once again brought to light the absence of a systematic review of the safety and security measures in high rise buildings in th...
April 10, 2010
The condition of all the five persons exposed to radiation in Mayapuri and now under treatment at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital and the All-India Institute of Medical Sciences is said to be serious.
March 11, 2010
The Alappuzha South Police has decided to register a case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder against the authorities of the St. Mary’s School, Vattayal, where Fathima, a Clas...
March 6, 2010
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Saturday said a probe will be conducted to find out the reasons behind the death of four children, who accidentally fell into a pit allegedly dug by th...
February 18, 2010
Iran’s official news agency reports a gas explosion killed two staff members at the country’s central bank and injured 10 others.The Thursday report by IRNA said the explosion t...
February 5, 2010
Four women, a two-year-old boy among the victims; 2 labourers rescued
January 30, 2010
Governor Hans Raj Bhardwaj on Friday stressed the need for enhancing internal security to prevent man-made disasters. He called upon political elements not to interfere with the police syste...
January 10, 2010
Yet another Road Safety Week, observed all over India has come to an end. With the theme of this year’s road safety week being ‘Life is Safe when Driving is Safe’ the Gover...
November 16, 2009
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah on Monday ordered senior officials to conduct thorough probe into the blast in Guntur district that killed 15 persons.
Mr. Rosaiah called up...
May 10, 2010
A 38-year-old Catholic priest lost his life after he rescued three youths, swept away by high currents at the Galjibag sea shore, 60 kms from here.
The incident took place on Sunday wh...
April 12, 2010
A massive fire broke out at a plastic scrap market in Nangloi here on Sunday. No one was injured.The fire broke out in the early hours in the market, locally known as “PVC Market Mundk...
March 23, 2010
Senthilkumar (26), a farmer of Thiru.Vi.Ka Nagar in Arivoli Nagar area of Kovaipudur, was found trampled to death by an elephant in his farm on Monday morning. It is learnt that Senthilkuma...
March 10, 2010
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Wednesday announced a compensation of Rs. 2.50 lakh each for the next of kin of those who died in the Kripalu Maharaj ashram stampede in Pratapgarh distric...
March 2, 2010
A couple were critically injured on Monday evening when fire cracker powder stored in their house in West Mambalam caught fire. According to police and fire service personnel, the couple — &...
February 13, 2010
The headmistress of the St. Mary’s High School, Vattayal, where a 12-year-old student, Fathima, was electrocuted on Wednesday, has been suspended pending enquiry by the Corporate Manag...
February 3, 2010
With two more bodies recovered from the collapsed multi-storeyed building in Gandhi Nagar locality in the city, the death toll has risen to 22, since the rescue operations were launched on J...
January 27, 2010
A five-storey apartment building collapsed after an apparent gas explosion early Wednesday, injuring at least 20 people and leaving at least two caught under the rubble, officials said.It r...
December 24, 2009
Search—and—rescue teams combed the waters of Manila Bay on Thursday for at least 27 people missing after a passenger ferry collided with a fishing boat, the coast guard said.At...
November 9, 2009
The death toll in Sunday’s bus mishap at Mahidpur in the district rose to ten with two more children succumbing to their injuries, police said on Monday.The school bus, carrying stude...