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Amritsar train mishap: A list of railway accidents in 2018

More than 50 people were feared killed and several injured after a speeding train mowed down Dussehra revellers near Amritsar on friday.

Railway accidents claimed 30 lives this year on stretch where three were found dead

Police also claimed the railway tracks are frequented by people who consume alcohol in the evening. Often, they slip in through broken fences to reach the tracks.


No trace of explosives, Maoist theory in AP rail accident takes a hit

After taking over the case, the NIA had sent broken rail pieces, coach parts and gravel from under the tracks at the accident site to the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) at Hyderabad to check for explosives.

Five of wedding party killed at unmanned railway crossing in Nawada

Local police said the accident took place at around 8.45 am on Tuesday

Warning devices: Railways seeks legal opinion

In case of accidents, Railways is usually not liable to pay compensation.

Rlys orders probe into Ghatkopar ‘accident’

P.S.Baghel,CRS (Western Circle) will conduct a probe on November 20 and 21,said Atul Rane,chief public relations officer,Central Railway.


28 die in TN Express fire,25 injured

Rly officials say short circuit likely,Minister Mukul Roy says ‘there was report of a blast

Maoists attacked rail properties over 65 times in past one year

The Jhargram train attack that killed at least 71 people,exposing the vulnerability of railway properties,is the latest of the over 65 Maoist attacks in the past one year. Left-wing extremists have carried out four attacks on railway properties this month alone.

He exchanged seat,and cheated death

Subhajit Dutta,31,of Jadavpur,was one of the fortunate ones who came back to the new complex of Howrah station from where he had left Thursday night to tell the story of mishap.

Hearts pounding,eyes on train with survivors

Haralal Debnath of Kalna in Burdwan district had no idea he would have to return to Howrah station only a few hours after he bade farewell to his son Siddhartha Debnath (32) Thursday night.