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29 killed in Nigerian road accident


September 1st, 2012 - 6:13 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) A total of 29 people were killed in a road accident in Nigeria Friday, reported Xinhua.According to Nigeria's road commission, the accident occurred on the Potiskum-Kano ... Read more...

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Seven killed, 80 injured in Pakistan road accident


August 29th, 2012 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and around 80 injured in a head-on collision between two buses on a highway in Pakistan's Punjab province early Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Four killed in Rajasthan accident


August 18th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 18 (IANS) Four people were killed while three others were seriously injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a van in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district Saturday, police ... Read more...

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Driver swerves to avoid moose, hits bear instead


August 17th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oslo, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A tragedy took place on a rural road located near Hanestad. The city of Hanestad is located 225 kilometers from the Northern side of Oslo. A man ... Read more...

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29 pilgrims killed in Haryana accident (Lead)


July 30th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani (Haryana), July 30 (IANS) At least 29 pilgrims, including three children, on their way back from a shrine in Rajasthan were killed in a head-on collision between two trucks ... Read more...

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25 pilgrims killed in Haryana accident


July 30th, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani (Haryana), July 30 (IANS) At least 25 pilgrims on their way back from Rajasthan were killed in a head-on collision between two trucks in Haryana's Bhiwani district Monday morning, ... Read more...

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Six killed in Rajasthan accident


July 27th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 27 (IANS) Six people were killed while at least 10 others were injured in a head-on collision between an SUV and a bus in Rajasthan's Churu district Friday, ... Read more...

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Nine killed in Zambia bus accident


July 20th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka, July 20 (IANS) At least nine people, included three children, have been killed and eight others injured in Zambia in a head-on collision of a minibus and truck, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Four killed in Nigeria road accident


July 7th, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, July 7 (IANS) At least four people have been killed and 22 injured in southwest Nigeria in an accident which involved five vehicles, according to the country's Federal Road ... Read more...

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UP accident kills four


June 5th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 5 (IANS) Four people were killed Tuesday when two trucks caught fire after a head-on collision in Uttar Pradesh, police said.The accident took place near Paijania village on ... Read more...

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‘Milky Way heading for collision with Andromeda galaxy’


June 4th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (IANS) Our Milky Way galaxy is heading for a massive collision with the neighbouring Andromeda galaxy, but not before four billion years from now, say scientists.The ... Read more...

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Communal riot add to Mulayam-Akhilesh’s headache


June 2nd, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 2 (IANS) Already faced with failing law and order in many parts of Uttar Pradesh, Mathura's communal riot has added to the growing headaches for the two-month-old ... Read more...

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18 devotees killed in Punjab accident (Lead)


May 7th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Moga (Punjab), May 7 (IANS) At least 18 devotees, including six women and five children, were killed early Monday in a head-on collision between a jeep and a truck near ... Read more...

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17 devotees killed in Punjab accident


May 7th, 2012 - 8:13 am ICT by IANS
Moga (Punjab), May 7 (IANS) At least 17 people, including five women and five children, were killed early Monday in a head-on collision between a jeep and a truck near ... Read more...

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BMW kills two, injures four


May 5th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 5 (IANS) In yet another incident involving a BMW, a speeding car rammmed into a vehicle Saturday here killing two people, including a woman, and critically injured four ... Read more...

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23 die in China accident


April 12th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck in central China's Anhui province Thursday, police said.The crash occurred ... Read more...

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Five killed in Nepal road accident


April 7th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 7 (IANS) At least five people died and nearly a dozen were injured in a head-on collision between a jeep and a bus in Nepal Saturday.The accident occurred ... Read more...

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Bangladesh ferry capsize toll rises to 110


March 14th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 14 (IANS) The toll in one of worst ferry collisions in Bangladesh Wednesday rose to 110 as more bodies were found after the wreck was salvaged. A total ... Read more...

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Six killed as trains collide in Poland (Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, March 4 (IANS) At least six people were killed and nearly 50 injured in southern Poland after two trains had a head-on collision Saturday, said local officials.According to polish ... Read more...

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Lucky escape for 25 kids in school bus accident (Lead)


February 11th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 11 (IANS) Twentyfive children travelling in a school bus had a miraculous escape early Saturday when their vehicle overturned after being hit by a speeding car on Fatehpur ... Read more...

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One killed as school bus collides with mini-truck


February 5th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Barnala (Punjab), Feb 4 (IANS) A head-on collision between a school bus and a mini-truck in this Punjab town Saturday left one person dead and 16 others, including 12 students, ... Read more...

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Four killed, six injured in Maharashtra accident


January 27th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Amravati (Maharashtra), Jan 27 (IANS) Four people were killed and six others injured Friday in a head-on collision between a jeep and a truck on the state highway near Aasegaon ... Read more...

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One dead in Bengal train collision, Railways announce compensation (Lead)


January 8th, 2012 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) One person was killed and six others injured when a local train collided with a stationary train in West Bengal's Nadia district Saturday, a railway official ... Read more...

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30 people killed in head-on collision in South Africa


December 11th, 2011 - 2:50 am ICT by BNO News
JOHANNESBURG (BNO NEWS) -- Thirty people were killed on early Saturday morning when an overloaded minibus taxi collided head-on with a truck in the South African province of Free State, medics said. ... Read more...

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Railway minister suggests separate rail safety board


August 5th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi Thursday suggested creating a separate rail safety board and said he would write to chief ministers to know about their demands ... Read more...

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Seven killed in two accidents in Bangladesh


July 17th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 17 (IANS) Seven people were killed in two separate accidents in Bangladesh's Tangail and Gaibandha districts Sunday, Daily Star reported.The dead included a local leader of Bangladesh Nationalist ... Read more...

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12 killed in car-bus collision in Pakistan


June 7th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 7 (IANS) Twelve people, including six women and three children, were killed in a head-on collision between a car and bus in Punjab province of Pakistan, Geo News ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Chhattisgarh van-truck collision


May 11th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 11 (IANS) At least eight members of a marriage party in Chhattisgarh were killed on the spot while 25 others were injured, several of them critically, after the ... Read more...

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After accident, Haryana district to regulate traffic


April 29th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Yamunanagar (Haryana), April 29 (IANS) Springing into action after a road accident killed 12 people, including eight college students, the authorities here have decided to regulate traffic, especially heavy vehicles.The ... Read more...

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Rev. David Wilkerson killed in an accident


April 28th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tyler, April 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rev. David Wilkerson has been killed in an auto accident. The accident also resulted in the hospitalization of his wife who sustained injuries. The 79-year-old who was ... Read more...

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95 dead in road accidents during Brazil carnival


March 7th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 7 (IANS/EFE) At least 95 people have died and over 900 have been injured in traffic accidents during Brazil's most important festival, the carnival, police said.According ... Read more...

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Moscow motorists protest abuse of sirens by officials


February 26th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Motorists in Moscow have launched a protest against what they call the abuse of flashing lights and sirens on top of official cars, saying only emergency vehicles ... Read more...

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32 Tamil Nadu workers trapped in Libya, kin worried


February 24th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 24 (IANS) Thirty-two families in various villages in Tirunelvelli district of Tamil Nadu are anxiously waiting for information about their near and dear ones trapped in Libya while the news ... Read more...

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Brit man vows to get back on motorbike after three resuscitations, 38 ops


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): A man in Britain, who was brought back to life three times and needed 38 operations following a motorcycle crash, has vowed to not only walk again but ... Read more...

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Worker from TN killed in Libya due to road accident: Indian Embassy


February 22nd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): The Indian Embassy in Tripoli has said that Murugaiah, a contract worker from Tamil Nadu, who was employed with a Korean group, died in a road accident ... Read more...

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