derailment

Man, who 'died' in 2010 Jnaneswari derailment in Bengal, found alive

Several bogies of the Howrah-Mumbai Jnaneswari Express got derailed at Sardiha in Jhargram, while a goods train coming from the opposite side ramming into it.

published on : 20th June 2021

Madhya Pradesh: Passenger train coach derails; none hurt

The incident affected train traffic on the down line of the Jabalpur Itarsi section.

published on : 1st April 2021

PTI reporter recalls horror on Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto derailment: Slumber broken by jolt, followed by chaos

PTI reporter Justin Rao was on board the Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto express when it derailed. The following is his account of the harrowing experience that passengers faced.

published on : 29th August 2017

Railways at critical juncture, safety to be priority, says Board chairman Ashwani Lohani

Lohani said in a letter to employees yesterday that Indian Railways had suffered a serious dent in the recent past due to certain unfortunate incidents.

published on : 29th August 2017

76 injured as Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derails in Maharashtra; third accident in 10 days, first since Suresh Prabhu's offer to quit

Nine coaches of the Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derailed near Asangaon of the Kasara-Mumbai suburban railway section at around 6.35 am.

published on : 29th August 2017

Derailments triggering fear, say rail passengers

Two incidents of derailments in less than four days in Uttar Pradesh have induced a sense of fear among train passengers.

published on : 24th August 2017

Several trains cancelled, diverted following Kaifiyat Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh

A medical relief train was rushed to the site of the mishap from Tundla, while .a MEMU rake was sent from Shikohabad to evacuate the passengers onboard the Kaifiyat express

published on : 23rd August 2017

No causalities reported in Kaifiyat Express derailment: Railways DG PRO

More than 40 people were injured after six coaches of Kaifiyat Express train derailed near Auraiya district in Uttar Pradesh in the wee hours of Wednesday.

published on : 23rd August 2017

Another train accident in Uttar Pradesh: Over 100 hurt as 12 coaches of Kaifiyat Express derail near Auraiya

Five AC coaches, four sleeper, two general and an SLR along with the engine and a power car jumped the tracks after coming in contact with the dumper which crashed under the wheels.

published on : 23rd August 2017

After Utkal Express tragedy, Railway Ministry clarifies train accidents have declined in the past three years

In 2014-15, the number of accidents was 135 which decreased to 107 in 2015-16 and further to 104 in 2016-17, the Ministry said.

published on : 21st August 2017

Heads roll, lax staff tied to Uttar Pradesh rail tragedy

Maintenance equipment found at accident site; Railways probing if repair work was authorised

published on : 21st August 2017

Suresh Prabhu must own responsibility for Utkal Express derailment: Congress

Congress accused him of setting a new record in laxity and also said that no amount of conspiracy theory could absolve the BJP government of blame for the death of 21 passengers.     

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal Express derailment: Rs 25 lakh disbursed so far as ex-gratia to accident victims, says Railways

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has announced that Rs 3.5 lakh will be paid to the kin of the dead, Rs 50,000 to the grievously injured and Rs 25,000 to those with minor injuries.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal train derailment: Muzaffarnagar Medical College medical superintendent says no serious casualty

BK Sharma said that 25 people have been brought at the hospital since last night after the Utkal train derailment tragedy.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal Express derailment: Owner of the damaged house demands compensation from Railways

The authorities came at least an hour and a half after the accident, whereas the locals contributed the most to the rescue.

published on : 20th August 2017
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