01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Union Minister Mahesh Sharma today described the lynching of a 50-year-old man in Dadri by a mob, allegedly over consumption of beef, as an 'accident' and said that no 'communal colour' should be given to it, even as the family of the victim is planning to move out of the village fearing that it may happen again.
29 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Mild tremors were felt in parts of Uttarakhand this afternoon as an earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter Scale hit Pithoragarh district on India-Nepal border and adjoining areas.
28 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Peeved at Chief Minister Harish Rawat's alleged refusal to meet the wife and son of a jailed BJP MLA and booking them on charges of breach of peace, BJP in Uttarakhand today said all its MLAs will stage a demonstration outside CM's residence on October 5 and protest against the state government's 'growing arrogance and disregard for democratic norms.'
26 Sep 2015
Jodhpur: Six pilgrims were killed and seven others injured when a car they were traveling in, collided head-on with a bus near Bambore on Jodhpur–Jaisalmer Highway, police said today.
25 Sep 2015
Seattle: A 'duck boat' tour vehicle and a charter bus carrying foreign college students have collided on a busy Seattle bridge, killing four people and sending dozens to hospitals. The collision happened yesterday on the Aurora Avenue bridge, which carries one of the city's main north-south highways over a lake.
14 Sep 2015
Rajahmundry (AP): At least 16 labourers were today killed and eight injured when a construction material- laden truck they had boarded overturned in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district.
19 Sep 2015
Beijing: Forty-one people have been admitted to hospital, including five in serious conditions, following a synthetic ammonia leak at a chemical plant in China's central Henan Province, the latest industrial accident in the country.
15 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Seven coaches of a local train today derailed between Andheri and Vile Parle stations in suburban Mumbai, disrupting traffic on the busy route linking Churchgate in South Mumbai to Virar.
14 Aug 2015
Jamshedpur: Thirteen pilgrims, including six women, were today killed and 11 others injured when a pick-up van carrying them collided with a speeding truck on the NH-33 near here.
12 Sep 2015
Kalburgi: At least two persons were killed and eight others injured when nine coaches of Duronto Express derailed near Kalburgi in Karnataka early today.