Wednesday February 11, 2015
SpiceJet's "cheaper-than-train-fares" sale, announced on Wednesday, promises to add fuel to fire in the ongoing air fare war in the domestic airline industry. The budget carrier is selling one-way air tickets for as low as Rs 599 (all-inclusive), mak...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 18, 2015
Train service through the Channel Tunnel between France and Britain resumed early Sunday, a day after a lorry fire forced the crucial link's closure and suspension of all trains, operator Eurotunnel said.
World News | Reuters | Sunday January 18, 2015
The Channel Tunnel operator said services could restart later on Saturday after it evacuated a shuttle train and closed the undersea crossing earlier in the day due to smoke from a lorry.
World News | Reuters | Saturday January 17, 2015
The Channel Tunnel operator evacuated a shuttle train and closed the subsea crossing on Saturday due to a lorry fire, British police said, adding that there were no reported injuries.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday November 23, 2014
Emergency services in London briefly evacuated Charing Cross train station after a fire broke out on a small section in the front carriage of train. There were no injuries.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshi | Tuesday October 21, 2014
A woman traveling on a train in Kerala's Kannur district was set on fire in an empty compartment on Monday.
India News | 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 News | 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.
Mumbai News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.
Mumbai News | 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.
Kolkata News | 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.
Mumbai News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.
Ghaziabad News | 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 News | 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.