Fire breaks out on Howrah-Delhi Rajdhani in Kolkata
Feb 11, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 15, 2014
A fire broke out in the engine of the Gonda-Bareilly Gonda Express between Risia and Matera railway stations last night, following which some panic-stricken passengers jumped off the train.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 29, 2014
One year after an oil-laden train derailed, exploded and killed 47 people in a town in Canada's Quebec province, trains are rolling again but locals are hardly thrilled.
Cities | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Friday June 27, 2014
A fire broke out in the evening rush hour at Mumbai's main train station, the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST); officials said there are no casualties.
World | Reuters | Saturday May 3, 2014
A New York City subway train carrying 1,000 riders derailed on Friday morning while traveling through a tunnel in the borough of Queens, injuring 19 people, city fire officials said.
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 1, 2014
Several train cars carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire on Wednesday along the James River in Virginia, with three black tankers ending up in the water and leaking some oil.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
About a dozen armed men shot at and injured three passengers on board the Sangam Express and decamped with cash and valuables here late last night.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 23, 2014
A massive fire today gutted a tyre manufacturing unit, situated alongside Nahur suburban railway station near Bhandup in north-eastern Mumbai and also disrupted train services, officials said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Fire broke out in the generator car of the New Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express in Kolkata shortly before its departure today, causing panic among passengers.
Cities | Mid-day.com | Thursday January 9, 2014
Meet the people who acted in the nick of time to save lives and avert further disaster when the Mumbai-Dehradun Express caught fire yesterday.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday January 9, 2014
Nine people were burnt to death in their sleep as a fire ripped through three coaches of the Bandra-Dehradun Express in Thane district of Maharashtra in the wee hours of Wednesday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday January 8, 2014
A freight train carrying crude oil and propane derailed and caught fire in a sparsely populated region of northwestern New Brunswick late on Tuesday, authorities said, leading to the evacuation of about two dozen nearby homes.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Smoke emanating from the wheels of the Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi Express triggered panic among train passengers at the railway station in Ghaziabad today.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 29, 2013
Forensic experts today began examination and collecting evidence from the ill-fated AC coach of the Bangalore-Nanded Express that caught fire yesterday.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Sunday December 29, 2013
Bangalore's Victoria Hospital became the centre of grief as family and friends of those who died in Saturday morning's horrific train fire in Andhra Pradesh waited to claim the bodies that were brought here yesterday afternoon.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 28, 2013
Railway Minister Mallikarjuna Kharge has announced ex-gratia payment of Rs 5 lakh to the kin of those killed in a fire in the coaches of Bangalore-Nanded Express early on Saturday.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 28, 2013
"We were asleep... All of a sudden, we all woke up to a burning sensation," said a survivor.
South | Edited by Diana George | Saturday December 28, 2013
At least 26 passengers were killed after a coach of a train caught fire as it passed through Andhra Pradesh early this morning. Among those who died was a two-year-old baby girl.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 28, 2013
A short circuit could have caused the fire in the AC coach of Bangalore-Nanded Express that has left 26 people dead, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge today said, citing preliminary reports.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday December 28, 2013
At least 26 people, including a two-year-old child, have died after a fire broke out in an air conditioned bogie of the Nanded Express in Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh in the wee hours today.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 5, 2013
Hundreds of passengers on a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train were evacuated on Wednesday after a parking brake suddenly deployed in a tunnel and passengers complained of smoke inhalation, authorities said.