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Odisha: Three railway employees killed in train derailment, railway order enquiry

The train’s engine, front guard-cum-luggage van and one general second class coach were derailed, but passengers were unhurt as the rake was detached from the rest of the train.

Howrah to New Delhi Poorva Express derails near Kanpur, 8 injured

The incident occurred near Rooma railway station when the 14-coach train with 900 passengers was on its way to New Delhi.

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Derailment near Igatpuri disrupts train services

Traffic of Mumbai-bound trains and those moving out of the city was suspended for two hours till coaches were restored. At least eight trains were diverted from other routes.

Six injured as passenger train derails in Madhya Pradesh

The reason for the derailment is not yet clear.

Six coaches of Manduadih Express derail at New Delhi Railway Station

The incident took place at around 10.30 pm on Thursday when the train was about to depart from New Delhi.

Vasco Da Gama Express derailment: Railway official suspended

Thirteen coaches of the Patna-bound passenger train had derailed near Manikpur Railway Station in Uttar Pradesh, leaving three killed and several others injured.

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Two bogies of goods train derail near Mathura, no casualties

Two bogies of the train have derailed, however, there has been no reports of any casualty.

2 coaches of an empty train derail in Agra

Railway officials said the train was moving to the yard for cleaning when the derailment took place around 4 am. No one was injured in the accident, they said

Utkal Express accident: Note on tracks was ‘tampered’

As per norms, if a track if called “unsafe,” even the juniormost staffer on the track (a gangman) is empowered to stop a train by raising flags and does not require a block for it.

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Last mile works for maintenance are essential for safe, fast rail travel

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Utkal Express derailment: Photos that show scale of tragedy

Utkal Express derailment photos: In one of the worst train accidents this year, at least 20 passengers were killed and over 80 others injured after 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express derailed at Khatauli, 25 km from Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.

50 passengers injured as train derails in Assam

Over 50 passengers were injured, 19 of them seriously, when the engine and 10 coaches of the Dimapur-Kamakhya BG Express derailed.

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