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Beam at Delhi flyover causes male nurse’s death


April 29th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A male nurse riding a motorcycle was killed when an iron beam fell on him after it was hit by a speeding truck on west ... Read more...

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Mum let off after car crash kills baby


November 26th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) A woman motorist who smashed head-on into a minibus, leading to her baby boy's death, was given a lenient punishment after the badly wounded driver of ... Read more...

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Maharashtra takes step forward on Mumbai-Raigad sea bridge


November 24th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Wednesday invited request for qualification (RFQ) for the Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link (MTHL), a bridge across the Arabian Sea which will link Mumbai island ... Read more...

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35 injured in multiple vehicle collision in Britain


November 5th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) Some people were killed and around 35 were injured in a multiple vehicle crash involving as many as 27 cars and lorries on a motorway in ... Read more...

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Veteran Congress leader Arjun Singh is dead (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Congress leader Arjun Singh, a former union minister, chief minister and governor, who made a strong bid to become prime minister in the mid-1990s, ... Read more...

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Two killed in road accident


January 30th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 29 (IANS) Two people were killed and over a dozen injured when a vehicle, carrying about 20 passengers, collided head-on with a gas tanker in Ghaziabad area Saturday afternoon, police ... Read more...

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Biker crushed to death by truck


January 22nd, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) A motor-cycle rider was crushed to death and an autorickshaw driver injured by a speeding truck on Shahdara flyover in east Delhi, police said Saturday. The truck ... Read more...

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Nearly 100 injured in South Africa train crash


January 15th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by BNO News
SPRINGS, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- Nearly 100 people were injured on late Friday afternoon when two passenger trains collided in South Africa, rescue workers said on Saturday.The accident happened just before ... Read more...

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Cape Town finally gets Nelson Mandela street


December 27th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) South Africa's Cape Town city has finally decided to name a street after Nelson Mandela whose election as president marked a historical victory of the anti-apartheid movement in ... Read more...

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Car driver killed after collision with truck


December 26th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A sports utility vehicle's driver was killed when it collided with a speeding truck in dense fog in central Delhi early Sunday, police said."The truck rammed into ... Read more...

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13 injured as bus falls off Delhi-Noida expressway (Second Lead)


December 24th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) A speeding chartered bus carrying office-goers home spun out of control and fell off the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) expressway Thursday evening, injuring 13 passengers, police said.According to police, ... Read more...

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13 injured as bus falls off Delhi-Noida expressway (Lead)


December 23rd, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Thirteen people travelling in a bus were injured when the vehicle fell off the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) expressway Thursday evening, police said.According to police, the accident took place ... Read more...

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10 hurt as bus falls off DND flyway


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Noida, Dec 23 (IANS) Ten passengers were injured when a chartered bus fell off the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) flyway Thursday evening, police said.According to the police, the accident took place around 7:30 ... Read more...

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I’m just a typical woman driver, says Katie Price


September 29th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): Glamour girl Katie Price a.k.a Jordan, who has been found guilty of not being in proper control of a vehicle after veering into another lane while driving her ... Read more...

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Trial on Games lane cancelled due to heavy rains (Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Delhiites heaved a sigh of relief after the Delhi traffic police decided to cancel Monday's peak-hour trial runs on the dedicated Commonwealth Games lanes due to heavy ... Read more...

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Games road lane trial planned during rush hour


September 12th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Delhi's traffic police will conduct trials on road lanes reserved for ferrying the Commonwealth Games athletes and officials during the morning and evening rush hour over the ... Read more...

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Will complete all CWG projects by July 15: MCD


July 2nd, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Friday assured the Delhi government that they will complete all Commonwealth Games-related work by July 15. At a meeting to take stock ... Read more...

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Seal Link row: Thackeray blasts Congress ‘immaturity’


March 27th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Saturday hit out at the Congress after one of its leaders questioned the presence of Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan at the opening ... Read more...

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Mumbai sea link second carriageway opens amid Big B row


March 24th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) The second carriageway of the Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link (RGSL) opened here Wednesday with some Congressmen protesting the presence of megastar Amitabh Bachchan at the inauguration. Mumbai ... Read more...

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Mumbai Sea Link’s second carriageway to open tomorrow


March 23rd, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) The much-awaited second carriageway of the Rajiv Gandhi (Bandra-Worli) Sea Link here will be inaugurated Wednesday, an official said. "With the opening of the second carriageway, there will be ... Read more...

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Two killed, 18 injured in accident near Fatehpur Sikri


September 24th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 24 (IANS) Two people were killed and 18 injured when a tanker carrying liquified petroleum gas (LPG) hit a tractor-trailer carrying more than 30 passengers close to Fatehpur Sikri, police ... Read more...

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Delhi government planning flyovers atop trees!


August 26th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Delhi government is planning flyovers atop trees - or that is at least the impression they want to create - as they look to provide a "pleasant ... Read more...

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Trees down in Friday storm still lying on Delhi roads


August 24th, 2009 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Trees and branches blown down during the storm on Friday were still lying on the roads of the capital Monday morning, leading to traffic snarls and accidents. Despite ... Read more...

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Rain hampers debris clearing at Metro accident site (Lead)


July 15th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Heavy rains Wednesday hampered the ongoing clearing of debris at the Delhi Metro construction site in south Delhi where the collapse of a concrete viaduct killed ... Read more...

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Clearing operations at metro accident site continue


July 15th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Clearing operations continued Wednesday at the Delhi Metro construction site in south Delhi where the collapse of a concrete viaduct killed six people Sunday. Workers were using ... Read more...

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Maharashtra announces Rs.5,000 crore package for Konkan


June 24th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Sindhudurg (Maharashtra), June 24 (IANS) In a major pre-election exercise, the Maharashtra government Wednesday announced a Rs.5,000 crore (Rs.50 billion) package to develop and modernise the backward Konkan region. The package includes ... Read more...

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Court upholds realtor’s life sentence for murdering wife


March 16th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday upheld the life imprisonment to a realtor for killing his newly-wedded wife in 2001. Vijay Pal and his hired killer Vinod were held ... Read more...

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Brit Muslim peer jailed for motorway texting


February 26th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.26 (ANI): Labour life peer Lord Ahmed has been jailed for 12 weeks for dangerous driving by a judge who heard he sent and received a series of text messages from ... Read more...

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Gurgaon administration asks highway authority to ensure road safety


January 17th, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 16 (IANS) Expressing its concern over the number of accidents taking place on the Delhi-Gurgaon-Jaipur expressway (National Highway No. 8), the Gurgaon district administration Friday asked the National Highway Authority ... Read more...

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Eight dead in Colombia road accident


October 7th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Oct 7 (RIA Novosti) At least eight people were killed and 12 injured in Colombia when a bus carrying 20 passengers skidded off a mountainous road into a ravine, the ... Read more...

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Three killed as BPO cab collides with truck in Delhi


August 9th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Three people were killed and as many critically injured Saturday when a cab carrying BPO employees collided head-on with a truck on the DND flyover, police said. ... Read more...

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Most of Britain’s roads unsafe: E U study


June 30th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Almost a quarter of Britain's motorways and nearly a third of the country's `A roads have been rated as unsafe by a leading European motoring body. EuroRAP, ... Read more...

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Husband convicted for plotting wife’s murder


June 3rd, 2008 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) A city court Tuesday convicted a property dealer of murdering his wife, within four months of marriage in 2001, with the help of a contract killer. The ... Read more...

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Sea bridge in Mumbai to reduce time travel from one hour to seven minutes


May 16th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 16 (ANI): An eight-lane sea link with a twin carriageway and having a cable-stayed bridge design to be commissioned by January 2009 is poised to make for speedy road ... Read more...

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Five killed, six injured in Agra accident


April 9th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
Agra, April 9 (IANS) Five people were killed when a truck collided with an auto rickshaw, a motorcycle and a scooter in Agra Wednesday. Later angry residents pelted stones and blocked a ... Read more...

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