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Katni-Chaupan passenger train derails in Madhya Pradesh, six injured

Katni-Chaupan passenger train derails in Madhya Pradesh, six injured

Five coaches of the Katni-Chaupan passenger train derailed at around 10 PM on Saturday night between Salhna and Piparia Kalan stations in Madhya Pradesh, injuring six passengers. The passenger train derailment took place about 30 km away from the Katni railway station as reported by the Railway Protection Force Inspector Virendra Singh. The passenger train […]

IIT Delhi student found hanging from ceiling, commits suicide in hostel

IIT Delhi student found hanging from ceiling, commits suicide in hostel

An IIT Delhi student was found hanging from the ceiling fan in his hostel room on Friday morning as he committed suicide by hanging himself. The IIT Delhi student was identified as Gopal Maloo, an MSc Chemistry student. He was a resident of Hoogli, West Bengal. He was living at the Nilgiri Hostel and he […]

Former Chhattisgarh minister & senior BJP leader Hemchand Yadav passes away

Former Chhattisgarh minister & senior BJP leader Hemchand Yadav passes away

Former Chhattisgarh minister and senior BJP leader Hemchand Yadav died in the early hours of Wednesday at AIIMS hospital in Delhi. Hemchand Yadav aged 60 took his last breath at around 1:00 am. He was admitted in AIIMS, Delhi for treatment of stomach-related problems. Hemchand Yadav is survived by his wife, two sons and two […]

CWG 2018: Shooter Heena Sidhu wins gold in women’s 25m pistol event

CWG 2018: Shooter Heena Sidhu wins gold in women’s 25m pistol event

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu won gold medal in women’s 25m pistol event and set a world record in the CWG 2018 on Tuesday. Heena Sidhu aged 28 years shot a final score of 38 and claimed the top honour against her rival Elena Galiabovitch of Australia. This is the second medal for Heena Sidhu as […]

Truck overturns on Mumbai-Bengaluru highway, kills 17 and injures 15

Truck overturns on Mumbai-Bengaluru highway, kills 17 and injures 15

The speeding truck carrying labourers overturned on the Mumbai-Bengaluru highway killing 17 people and injuring 15 others. The truck accident took place in Satara district of western Maharashtra in the early hours of Tuesday. All the people travelling in the truck were construction labourers belonging to Bijapur district of Karnataka and were going towards Pune […]

Kangra tragedy : 27 school children die after bus falls into gorge

Kangra tragedy : 27 school children die after bus falls into gorge

In an unfortunate incident, 27 students of 30 died after a school bus fell into a gorge in Kangra district in Himachal Pradesh. Govind Singh Thakur, Himachal Transport Minister told a news agency that: “Thirty, including 27 children, die as school bus falls into gorge in Kangra district,”. As per the reports, the driver of […]

Tractor falls into canal in Nalgonda district killing nine women

Tractor falls into canal in Nalgonda district killing nine women

Around nine women were killed after a tractor overturned and fell into an irrigation canal of the Alimineti Madhava Reddy Project in Nalgonda district near Waddipatla village in the early morning hours of Friday. When the tractor fell into the canal, there were 30 agricultural labourers on it and all of them were on their […]

Cooking gas cylinder explodes in Meghalaya injuring eight

Cooking gas cylinder explodes in Meghalaya injuring eight

At least eight people were injured when a cooking gas cylinder blast took place in Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills district on Monday. The incident took place when an immersion rod short-circuited setting fire to clothes which were hanging nearby and the fire blaze spread quickly that resulted in cylinder explosion. The blaze was brought under […]

Indian Army plane crashes in Jharkhand, pilots escape with injuries

Indian Army plane crashes in Jharkhand, pilots escape with injuries

An Indian Army plane has crashed in East Singhbhum district in Jharkhand on Tuesday and it crashed into Koema Swarnarekha river. Both the pilot parachuted to safety but suffered injuries. The injured pilots were admitted to the Bahragora Hospital to get treatment for their injuries.

VK Sasikala husband Natarajan Maruthappa aged 74 dies in Chennai

VK Sasikala husband Natarajan Maruthappa aged 74 dies in Chennai

Jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala’s husband Natarajan Maruthappa aged 74 died at a corporate hospital in Chennai on Tuesday. Shanmuga Priyan, chief operating officer of Gleneagles Global Health City issued an official release stating: “It is with profound grief and sorrow that we announce the sad demise of Natarajan Maruthappa at 1.35 am today”. Natarajan […]