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.
World | Associated Press | Sunday December 1, 2013
The Fire Department of New York says there are "multiple injuries" in a passenger train derailment, but the extent of the injuries is unclear.
World | Reuters | Sunday October 20, 2013
A train carrying crude oil and liquefied petroleum gas derailed west of Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday, causing an explosion and fire but no injuries, Canadian National Railway said on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 23, 2013
A first class AC coach of New Delhi-Patna Magadh Express caught fire today near Buxar station in Bihar, about 75 kilometres from Patna, but no casualty was reported, Railway sources said.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday September 18, 2013
At least five people are dead after a passenger train collided with a city bus at a crossing in Canada's capital, Ottawa, at the peak of morning rush hour, police said.
World | Reuters | Friday July 26, 2013
Police took the driver of a Spanish train into custody in hospital on Thursday after at least 80 people died when it derailed and caught fire in a dramatic accident which an official source said was caused by excessive speed.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 19, 2013
Police announced on Thursday they had found four more bodies amid the ruins of Lac-Megantic, the Quebec town devastated when an oil tanker train derailed and exploded, bringing the body count to 42.