Train safety cannot go off the rails - Hindustan Times

Sabotage by the ISI can't be the only reason trains are frequently getting derailed across the country. The railways need to modernise, otherwise the human costs will be heavy. editorials Updated: Jan 24, 2017 22:20 IST. Hindustan Times. Train safety.

Four Years, 249 Derailments And 330 Deaths - Indian Railways Needs To Fix A Lot Of Things Before Dreams Of Bullet ... - Indiatimes.com

At least 40 people died and over 65 got injured when Hirakhand Express derailed in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram derailed on late Saturday evening. This isn't incident of a train derailment in recent times as of late, a slew of such accidents have ...

India Rail Disaster Kills 39, Officials Fear Toll May Rise - TOLOnews

Officials were investigating whether Maoist rebels had tampered with the track, after eight coaches and the engine derailed on Saturday night. Thumbnail. Rescuers struggled Sunday to pull survivors from the wreckage of a train crash which killed 36 ...

Railway safety: Does India have a real solution? - Oneindia

Every time lives are lost in a train accident, investigations are ordered, compensation announced and dozens in authority condole the deaths and pray for the families. Does any of this ultimately contribute towards making the Indian Railway tracks any ...

Investigation Into India Train Crash Launched as Death Toll Rises to 41 - TIME

The death toll from a rail disaster in southern India's Andhra Pradesh state on Saturday has risen to 41 people, with rescuers pulling survivors from the wreckage throughout Sunday. Officials on Monday had reached the site of the crash and were ...

Georgia sends condolences after deadly train crash in India - Agenda.ge

Indian rescue workers search for survivors at the site of the derailment. Photo from www.rte.ie. PrevNext. Tweet · Share; Print Article. Comments. We were unable to load Disqus. If you are a moderator please see our troubleshooting guide. Please enable ...

The Daily Fix: Rather than dreaming of bullet trains, India needs to urgently tackle rail safety - Scroll.in

Almost any documentary about Gandhi shows him chugging around India in a third-class train compartment, meeting eager crowds at every station en route to his destination. That is one of the starker examples of how the colonial rail network nurtured ...

Hirakhand Express Train Derails in Southern India, Killing Dozens - New York Times

At least 36 passengers were killed and dozens more were injured in a train derailment in southern India on Saturday night. By REUTERS and THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Photo by R Naveen Naidu/European Pressphoto Agency. Watch in Times Video ».

India probes Maoist rebel link as train derailment claims 39 - The Japan Times

NEW DELHI – Rescuers struggled Sunday to pull survivors from the wreckage of a train crash that killed 39 passengers in India, the latest disaster on the country's creaking rail network. Officials were investigating whether Maoist rebels had tampered ...

Indian train disaster kills 39 as nine carriages derail - Irish Independent

Rescue workers search for survivors after a passenger train derailed near Kuneru village in Vizianagaram district 2 Rescue workers search for survivors after a passenger train derailed near Kuneru village in Vizianagaram district, in the southern state ...

Foreign experts to review train mishaps - Daily News & Analysis

Railway experts from Japan, Korea, Italy and France are soon likely to visit India for a comprehensive audit of rail safety in the wake of railways creaking with accidents. Sources in railways on Sunday said that railways has decided to go for a third ...

Death toll rises to 39 after train derails in India - The Straits Times

At least 35 people have been killed in a passenger train derailment in southern India, with many more injured. Rescue workers looking for survivors yesterday at the site of the train crash in India's southern Andhra Pradesh state. The train was ...

Death Toll in Train Derailment in Indian State of Andhra Pradesh Rises to 39 - Sputnik International

The number of casualties of the train derailment in the India state of Andhra Pradesh reached 39, according to local media. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Death toll in the train derailment in the India state of Andhra Pradesh reached 39, over 60 injured, local ...

Hirakhand Express mishap: Death toll rises to 39 - Economic Times

BHUBANESHWAR: The death toll in late Saturday night's train accident near the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh border had risen to 39 by Sunday evening. Following the visit of senior Odisha Government officials, railway minister Suresh Prabhu cutting short his ...

Train derailment in southern India kills at least 36 - UPI.com

Rescue workers are at the site of the accident where the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derailed in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh late Saturday night. At least 36 people were killed, officials said. Photo by R. Naveen Naidu/European ...

Death toll in India train derailment rises to 39 - Xinhua

Photo taken on Jan. 22, 2017 shows the site of the derail accident happened in Vizianagaram district, southeastern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The death toll in the derailment of a passenger train in India's southern state of Andhra Pradesh rose to ...

India rail disaster kills 36, fears toll may rise - The Daily Star

Rescue workers search for victims at the site of the derailment of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar express train near Kuneru station in Andhra Pradesh state, southern India on January 22, 2017. Photo: AFP. AFP, New Delhi. Rescuers struggled Sunday to pull ...

At least 39 killed as train derails in Andhra Pradesh - The Express Tribune

People stand near the derailed coaches of a passenger train near Kuneru village in Vizianagaram district, in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh, India, January 22, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS. At least 39 people were killed and 50 injured on Saturday night ...

Train Derails In Eastern India, Killing At Least 39 People And Injuring 50 - Huffington Post

Video footage from the scene showed members of the disaster management team and locals trying to rescue trapped passengers from windows and debris using phones to provide light. Jatindra Dash and Suvashree Choudhury. STRINGER via Getty Images.

Passenger train in India derails killing at least 39 - ABC Online

At least 39 people were killed and 50 injured after nine coaches of a passenger train derailed in eastern India, police have said, in the latest disaster to hit the vast and accident-prone state railways.