Mumbai News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Tuesday September 15, 2015
Hundreds of lives were in jeopardy for a few seconds this morning as a local train in Mumbai lurched off course. The seven compartments of the train, operating on the Western Line, slid onto the adjoining track. Disaster was averted as an alert driver on the approaching train hit the brakes, preventing a collision.
Karnataka News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Saturday September 12, 2015
Two people died and eight were injured as nine coaches of a Duranto Express going from Secunderabad to Mumbai derailed in Karnataka early this morning.
Mumbai News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday June 29, 2015
An inquiry has been ordered into the "freak accident at Churchgate" on Sunday where a local Mumbai train crashed into a platform, leaving five people injured, said Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu today.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday June 29, 2015
"Meri aankhon ke saamne maut dekha," a shaken L Tiwari told Western Railway officials yesterday, describing the moments when he realised that the train he was piloting was running out of track, hurtling, at high speed, towards platform no 3 of Churchgate station.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday May 22, 2014
After four anxiety-ridden months fraught with pain and uncertainty, train accident survivor Monika More (16) is finally regaining a semblance of normalcy in her life, again.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Dahisar's Vijay Manilal Nisar yesterday dodged a gory death and a maiming accident in this gap by less than a hair's breadth.
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Friday March 21, 2014
A local train on Mumbai's suburban network derailed this afternoon near Titwala in Thane district, leaving one dead, and nine injured.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 3, 2013
Travelling on a train's footboard proved fatal for a 14-year-old after he slipped and fell off between Malad and Goregaon stations on Monday afternoon, while returning home from school.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 11, 2012
What started out as a regular commute to office for Mahavir Singh Devra (19) has left him scarred for life. The young man slipped on a wet platform while alighting from a train at Grant Road station, and went under the train. And if the tragic accident wasn't enough, the apathy of doctors and surgeons at Nair Hospital has now left him maimed, costi...
Mumbai News | Written by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Saturday August 18, 2012
Three people were killed in a train accident at the Mahim railway station in Mumbai on Friday night. The victims, all aged between 21 and 17 years, were crossing the tracks at night when they were run over by a local train.
Mumbai News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday September 17, 2012
One person died and 15 others were injured, four of them seriously, after two coaches of the Kasara Mumbai local train were hit by the Mumbai-Gondia Vidarbha Express which was travelling in the opposite direction. The accident happened at 9:30 pm on Thursday night.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday July 19, 2012
Despite repeated efforts by railway management officials to create awareness about the dangers of crossing the tracks, better sense is yet to prevail and many continue to flirt with danger and death. Disregard for these warnings claimed a woman's life and landed her nine-year-old daughter in a city hospital with severe head injuries.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday March 29, 2012
Suffering from brake failure, a school bus driver swerved into a taxi at Opera House yesterday. Owing to the impact of the crash, the cab then rammed into a pedestrian, who later succumbed to his injuries. Around 5 pm on Wednesday, Narendra Shah, a resident of Borivli, left his auto parts store at Opera House and was heading for Currey Road station...
Mumbai News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday March 2, 2011
Local trains in Mumbai have been affected after an accident on the Harbour line. A compartment reserved for women derailed from a train headed to Panvel in Navi Mumbai. The train was on its way from Chhattrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST).So far, there are no reports of anyone being injured in the accident.The cause for the accident has not yet b...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday June 2, 2010
It's what Mamata Banerjee has been demanding. Sources say the West Bengal government has agreed to a CBI investigation into last week's train accident in which close to 150 people were killed in Midnapore when a train headed to Mumbai derailed.
India News | Tejas Mehta | Saturday May 29, 2010
The Howrah-Kurla Express was headed to Mumbai when it derailed at 1.30 on Friday morning. Anxious relatives waited for any scrap of news in Mumbai and it's been a long, traumatic wait for them, as they wait for a relief train to bring survivors back.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday December 17, 2009
Normal train services have resumed as the three derailed bogies of a Mumbai local have been cleared off the tracks.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday November 4, 2009
Mangled coaches and wheels scattered across uprooted tracks. The accident at Dombivili in Thane could have been a disaster of gigantic proportions if the train had been running at full speed.