Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Monday February 17, 2014
A woman was badly burnt in a freak accident after a toilet in a bar in Barcelona exploded while she was using it.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 30, 2013
A 70 year-old woman was killed in a freak mishap when the roof of her house collapsed after construction materials in an adjoining building fell on it in Chennai today.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 15, 2013
Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has had enough of those 'High-Fives' after a fall of wicket. The gritty New South Wales glovesman learnt it hard way when he was involved in a freak accident with a jubilant James Faulkner's finger brushing his ...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 7, 2013
A 18-month-old Indian toddler has died in a freak accident in Oman after a television set fell on him, a media report said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 9, 2013
In a freak accident, an 18-year-old Indian-origin girl was killed in the US when she jumped out of a closet to surprise a friend, who shot her thinking she was an intruder.
Associated Press | Saturday August 10, 2013
Semenova was sitting on the bench in the infield when Zaneta Glanc of Poland spread her arms and imitated a throwing motion while holding the disc in her hand and hit Semenova on the nose.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 24, 2013
Singer Beyonce Knowles continued to perform at a concert in Montreal, Canada, even though her blonde locks got entangled in the blades of a large fan.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 24, 2013
A forest worker died after allegedly being accidentally shot with a tranquiliser gun by a co-worker at Dalsinghpara in the Baksa forest range in Jalpaiguri district today.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 15, 2013
In a freak accident, a 65-year-old university professor was trampled to death while his elder brother was seriously injured by a rogue herd of cows in Scotland, media reports said today.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 8, 2013
In a freak accident, Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan sustained injuries including a fracture to the head when he fell off a forklift that was hoisting him on to a stage at an election meeting in Lahore on Tuesday.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 17, 2013
A 17-year-old class Xth student fell to his death from the second floor of a shopping mall in Lucknow on Tuesday, police said.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 24, 2013
In a freak accident, a man, in his 20s, was seriously hurt with head injuries after a car crashed and ended up embedded in a house in Suffolk in UK.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 18, 2013
Oscar Pistorius nearly shot a friend at an upmarket restaurant recently when the pistol he was looking at accidentally went off, local media reported on Monday.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 26, 2013
Dharmendra escaped unhurt after falling as his foot got entangled in a rope, on his way back from the outdoor shoot of his home production Yamla Pagla Deewana 2.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday January 25, 2013
Veteran Bollywood actor Dharmendra escaped unhurt after falling as his foot got entangled in a rope, on his way back from the outdoor shoot of his home production 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2'.
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday December 10, 2012
Four students standing on the footboard of a bus died in a freak accident at Perungudi, outside Chennai this morning. According to police the accident occurred when the city bus drove past a truck that was reversing on the other lane.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday October 26, 2012
A 48-year-old NRI IT consultant was crushed to death by his own car after his seven-year-old son accidentally released the handbrake while looking for sweets, an inquest into the six month old incident has heard.
Cities | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Wednesday October 3, 2012
A day after 20-year-old air hostess Afia Magh, working with Kingfisher Airlines, was killed in a freak accident during an adventure ride at an amusement park on the outskirts of Chennai, the police have still not arrested the owners of the park. Two...
South | Reported by Sam Daniel; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday October 3, 2012
A 20-year-old air hostess, working with Kingfisher Airlines, was killed in a freak accident during an adventure ride at an amusement park on the outskirts of Chennai on Tuesday.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 9, 2012
Former South Africa wicketkeeper Mark Boucher says he will be out of the game for some time, as he looks to regain full sight in his left eye after a freak accident tore his retina.