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    7 killed in Mumbai-Goa highway mishap

    Mumbai: Seven persons, including a toddler, were killed while four have sustained serious injuries in an accident on the Mumbai-Goa highway near Rajapur on Tuesday morning. All the deceased and injured were in the Eeco car, while two of the luxury bus sustained minor injuries on the head.

  • Russian, US jets had near miss over Syria: US officials

    Aboard a US military aircraft : A Russian fighter flew dangerously close to a US warplane over eastern Syria, US defence officials said today, highlighting the risks of a serious mishap in the increasingly crowded airspace, reports AFP.

  • Air miss averted over Chennai

    New Delhi : A mid-air mishap was averted due to an auto generated warning after a SpiceJet aircraft came in close proximity of an overflying Emirates plane in the Indian airspace.

  • Vital piece of history may have been lost: Experts

    New Delhi : While the damage accrued to the nearly 40-year-old National Museum of Natural History, which housed among its exhibits several taxidermied animals and a life-size model of a dinosaur, is yet to be assessed, experts said the mishap could mean losing a ‘vital’ piece of history.

  • AI employee killed in bike mishap, 1 hurt

    Mumbai : An Air India employee was killed and another injured when a truck collided head-on with the bike in which they were travelling at 5am on Sunday. The deceased, Nanaparu Agawane (37), was riding the bike. His friend Sushant Khapre (34), a resident of Chembur, is recuperating in Rajawadi municipal hospital in Ghatkopar east. Officials said that the truck driver fled from the scene leaving the truck behind and the driver is

  • Salman’s blood samples may have been tampered with, says lawyer

    Mumbai :  Bollywood actor Salman Khan’s lawyer on Tuesday argued before the Bombay High Court that the blood samples collected to test the presence of alcohol in his blood after the 2002 hit-and-run mishap may have been tampered with.   The High Court is hearing an appeal filed by the actor against his conviction and five-year sentence in the case where he was found guilty of ramming his Toyota Land Cruiser into a shop in suburban

  • Six killed in Kerala boat mishap

    Thiruvananthapuram  : In a major boat mishap in Kerala, six people including two women and children died on Wednesday. They lost their lives after a passenger boat carrying about 35 passengers capsized off Fort Kochi.

  • Passengers of Kamayani Express, which derailed on Wednesday, after their safe return to Mumbai. — BL Soni

    15-yr-old survivor returns home, recounts ordeal of train mishap

    Mumbai : It had been over 24 hours of restlessness and anxiety for 35-year old Kursheed Alam, who had gone to receive his son at Kalyan railway station on Wednesday morning where he was told that the Janta Express, in which his son was travelling, has been derailed in Harda.

  • Wreckage of bogies of a train after two express trains derailed in Harda district of Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday.

    Survivours recount horror

    “The train was running at a high speed. Suddenly, the driver applied emergency brakes…the train stopped with a loud thud sound and suddenly water started entering the coach — Syed Imran Ali, Survivor (more…)

  • 3 killed in mishap near Palghar

    Palghar: Three persons, including a six-year-old girl, were killed and two others suffered injuries when their car turned turtle on Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway on Saturday near here, police said. The accident occurred at around 11:30 am when three members of a family, belonging to Pune, and two others were heading towards Mumbai and their car overturned after it skid near Medwan Khind area in the district on Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway, an officer at Kasa

  • Four killed in separate mishaps

    Muzaffarnagar: Two persons were killed and one was injured when a car in which they were travelling turned turtle and fell into a ditch near Nagla Rahi village in the district, police said today.

  • Sailors remain untraced

    NEW DELHI: A day after a Naval vessel sank off the Vishakhapatnam coast, a full scale search operation was underway to trace the four missing sailors, including an officer, and an inquiry has been set up to look into the cause of the mishap. One sailor, James Jacob, died in the accident that hit the Torpedo Recovery Vessel last night while 23 were rescued. Four personnel were still missing.

  • 8 School students injured

    Angamally: At least eight school students waiting at a bus stop were injured, when a speeding car went out of control and hit them here, police said.

  • Home guard killed in mishap

    Muzaffarnagar: A home guard was killed and police constable seriously injured when a bike in which they were travelling collided with a speeding truck at Shamli, police said today.

  • Two killed in mishap

    Salem: Two persons were today killed and two others injured  when the car in which they were travelling collided with another vehicle near here, police said.