One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...erspective, almost half the equivalent population of some countries like Iceland or the Maldives is wiped out on Indian roads every year. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), under the Ministry of Home Affairs,

PM, president express sorrow over Andhra pipeline blast

PM, president express sorrow over Andhra pipeline blast

...ident Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday expressed their grief over the death of 14 people in a gas pipeline blast in a Andhra Pradesh district early Friday. Congress president Sonia Gandhi also

15 burnt alive in GAIL pipeline blast in Andhra (Roundup)

15 burnt alive in GAIL pipeline blast in Andhra (Roundup)

Hyderabad/New Delhi, June 27 ((Cnews)) Fifteen villagers were burnt to death and 30 injured Friday as a huge fire and deafening explosions caused by a suspected leak engulfed a GAIL gas pipeline in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

PM expresses grief over Andhra pipeline blast deaths

PM expresses grief over Andhra pipeline blast deaths

...New Delhi, June 27 ((Cnews)) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday expressed his grief over the death of 14 people in gas pipeline blast in a Andhra Pradesh district early Friday. The blast bursted and caused

15 die as GAIL pipeline bursts in Andhra

15 die as GAIL pipeline bursts in Andhra

Hyderabad, June 27 ((Cnews)) Fifteen villagers were burnt to death and 30 injured Friday as a huge fire and deafening explosions caused by suspected leak engulfed a GAIL gas pipeline in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

Andhra announces Rs.5 lakh compensation for Himachal victims

Andhra announces Rs.5 lakh compensation for Himachal victims

...kage to assist the families of the victims. Rescue workers have so far recovered six bodies from the Beas river in Himachal Pradesh while search is on for 18 other missing students. The students from

Key data on road accidents in India (To go with: One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes)

Key data on road accidents in India (To go with: One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes)

...in past decade – 381 deaths and 1,287 injuries every day due to specific road accidents – 80 deaths and 14 injuries every day due to road-rail accidents – 73 deaths every day due to truck accidents

14 killed in Andhra gas pipeline blast

14 killed in Andhra gas pipeline blast

Hyderabad, June 27 ((Cnews)) 14 people were burnt to death and scores of others injured in a huge explosion and fire that took place at a GAIL gas pipeline in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh early

13 feared killed in Andhra pipeline blast

13 feared killed in Andhra pipeline blast

Hyderabad, June 27 ((Cnews)) Thirteen people are feared burnt to death in a huge explosion and fire that took place at a GAIL gas pipeline in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh early Friday morning, officials said.

Rs.25 lakh ex-gratia relief for GAIL blast victims

Rs.25 lakh ex-gratia relief for GAIL blast victims

...((Cnews)) The government Friday announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs.25 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased in Friday’s GAIL pipeline explosion in Andhra Pradesh. Compensation for the injured was also announced after