15 of a family die in MP road accident

Morena, June 21 : Fifteen of a family, including eight women, were killed early on Thursday when a jeep collided with a tractor in Madhya Pradesh’s Morena district, police said. Morena Superintendent of Police Amit Singh told IANS that the family of 20 left Gwalior to attend a relative’s funeral. “Their jeep collided with the […]

12 killed in MP road accident

[Morena: People look at the damaged sand-laden tractor-trolley which had hit an overloaded jeep carrying nearly 20 people, in Morena in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday, June 21, 2018. Twelve members of a family on their way to a condolence meet were killed and eight others injured when a tractor-trolley hit their jeep in the district […]

Kindergarten student dead in Himachal accident

Shimla, June 21 : A kindergarten student was killed and 12 others were injured on Thursday when their overcrowded private school bus skidded off the road and fell into a 100-foot-deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Mandi district, police said. The students, belonging to Spectrum Premier Public School in Sarkaghat area, were returning home from school […]

Indonesian police arrest boat captain over deadly capsize

Jakarta, June 21 : Indonesian police on Thursday detained the captain of a boat that sank in Lake Toba in Sumatra earlier this week, leaving three people dead and over 190 missing. The vessel, Kapal Motor Sinar Bangun, went down on Monday in what is feared to be one of Indonesia’s most deadly maritime disasters. […]

13 kindergarten students injured in Himachal accident

Shimla, June 21 : At least 13 kindergarten students were injured on Thursday when their school bus skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Mandi district, police said. The students, belonging to a private school in Sarkaghat area, were returning home from school when the driver lost control over the […]

Smoke still emanating from fire-ravaged ship

Kolkata, June 20 : Smoke was still emanating from merchant vessel SSL Kolkata, that was devastated by a fire in the Bay of Bengal on June 14, even as the authorities continued with the salvage operation on Wednesday, a defence spokesperson said. ” Minimal smoke (is) emanating from the ship. Salvage operation is in progress,” […]