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Death toll in India train derailment hits 146 - CBC.ca;

Death toll in India train derailment hits 146 - CBC.ca

CBC.caDeath toll in India train derailment hits 146CBC.caThe death toll from India's worst train accident in years rose to 146 on Monday after rescuers used cranes to lift the last of the twisted metal wreckage to check for bodies underneath. About 2,000 workers were clearing the tracks and checking for ...and more »

No less than a war but bodies of our own people - Calcutta Telegraph;

No less than a war but bodies of our own people - Calcutta Telegraph

Calcutta TelegraphNo less than a war but bodies of our own peopleCalcutta TelegraphAn injured passenger and her son share a bed at a hospital in Kanpur on Monday. (PTI). Kanpur, Nov. 21: Rescuers were still searching through mangled bogies of the Indore-Rajendranagar Express this afternoon, 36 hours after the train jumped tracks near ...and more »

Rescuers end search for train survivors, toll 146 - Gulf Times

Rescuers end search for train survivors, toll 146Gulf TimesA man grieves as family members search for missing relatives outside the Akbarpur morgue after a train derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district, yesterday. Text Size: A A A. Agencies/Pukhrayan, Uttar Pradesh. Rescuers yesterday ended their search for ...and more »

Indore Patna Express tragedy: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu promises 'strictest possible action' against guilty - The Indian Express;

Indore Patna Express tragedy: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu promises 'strictest possible action' against guilty - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressIndore Patna Express tragedy: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu promises 'strictest possible action' against guiltyThe Indian ExpressRailways Minister Suresh Prabhu declared that the “strictest possible action” will be taken against the guilty. By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published:November 22, 2016 12:37 am. Suresh Prabhu, Indore Patna Express, Indore Patna Express ...and more »

Why trains derail - The Indian Express;

Why trains derail - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressWhy trains derailThe Indian Expressrailways, indian railways, railway accidents, indore patna express, indore patna express derails A policeman stands at the site of Sunday's train derailment in Pukhrayan, south of Kanpur city. (Source: Reuters). While I pen this article, the latest ...and more »

Learn by accident - The Indian Express;

Learn by accident - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressLearn by accidentThe Indian ExpressThe causes behind the Indore-Patna Express accident on Sunday, which led to the death of at least 140 persons, will be known only once the Railways completes its inquiry. Early reports have suggested that a fracture in the tracks may have caused the ...and more »

Learning from tragedy - Daily Pioneer;

Learning from tragedy - Daily Pioneer

Daily PioneerLearning from tragedyDaily PioneerThe inquiry that has been ordered into the tragic train accident near Kanpur in the early hours of Sunday, will give us details of what precisely went wrong that led to the derailment of 14 coaches of the Indore-Patna Express. But for now speculation ...and more »

Death Toll mounts to 146 in Indore-Patna Express derailment - India.com;

Death Toll mounts to 146 in Indore-Patna Express derailment - India.com

India.comDeath Toll mounts to 146 in Indore-Patna Express derailmentIndia.comIG (Kanpur range) Zaki Ahmad said the accident site has been inspected with the help of sniffer dogs and the chances of finding bodies are nearly nil now. He said some of the injured in the hospital are in critical condition. By Press Trust of India ...and more »

Indore-Patna express train derails in Kanpur - The Hindu

Indore-Patna express train derails in KanpurThe HinduAt least 145 people were killed and over 200 injured as 14 bogies of the Patna-bound Indore-Rajendranagar Express went off the track in Kanpur Dehat district of Uttar Pradesh in the early hours of Sunday. Post a Comment. More In Videos Multimedia Delhi.and more »

Train in northern India derails, killing at least 45 people - Fox 35 Orlando;

Train in northern India derails, killing at least 45 people - Fox 35 Orlando

Fox 35 OrlandoTrain in northern India derails, killing at least 45 peopleFox 35 OrlandoLUCKNOW, India (AP) - Fourteen coaches of a passenger train rolled off the track early Sunday, killing at least 45 people and injuring more than 120 in northern India, officials said. Volunteers and railway police pulled out the bodies from the mangled ...and more »

Cold storage owner's warm gesture ensures dignity to the dead - Hindustan Times;

Cold storage owner's warm gesture ensures dignity to the dead - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesCold storage owner's warm gesture ensures dignity to the deadHindustan TimesRescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of Indore-Patna Express that derailed near Kanpur Dehat district. (AFP Photo). Showing the warmth of his heart, a cold storage owner played a big role in ensuring dignity to the dead after the Indore ...and more »

Indore-Patna Express derailment: Passenger heard strange sound one week prior, asked to depose - Daily News & Analysis;

Indore-Patna Express derailment: Passenger heard strange sound one week prior, asked to depose - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisIndore-Patna Express derailment: Passenger heard strange sound one week prior, asked to deposeDaily News & AnalysisPrakash Sharma, who had travelled between Indore and Ujjain, last week claimed that wheels of Indore-Patna Express had made some strange sound. A day after he claimed that wheels of Indore-Patna Express had made some strange sound long before it ...and more »

Search stopped for survivors in Indian train derailment; 142 dead - UPI.com;

Search stopped for survivors in Indian train derailment; 142 dead - UPI.com

UPI.comSearch stopped for survivors in Indian train derailment; 142 deadUPI.comAfter 142 bodies were found, the rescue operation following a train crash near Kanpur, India was called off on Monday. Fourteen cars of the Patna-Indore Express train derailed Sunday. Photo by Ritesh Shulka/European Photo Agency . KANPUR , India, Nov.and more »

FIR registered in Indore-Patna Express derailment case - The Siasat Daily

FIR registered in Indore-Patna Express derailment caseThe Siasat DailyKanpur: An FIR has been registered in the tragic Indore-Kanpur Express train derailment, in which over 140 have been killed and more than 180 injured. “A case has been registered in the matter and an investigation will follow. Right now our focus is on ...and more »

Death toll of train crash in northern India reaches 145 - Xinhua

Death toll of train crash in northern India reaches 145XinhuaNEW DELHI, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- The deadly train crash in India's northern state of Uttar Pradesh has killed 145 people and injured 200 others, officials said on Monday. The crash occurred following derailment of 14 carriages of the Indore-Patna Express ...and more »

Stress on LHB coaches to avoid Kanpur-like train accident - Times of India

Stress on LHB coaches to avoid Kanpur-like train accidentTimes of IndiaPatna: Technical experts of the railways feel the magnitude of Indore-Patna Express accident would have been less severe had the railways replaced all conventional coaches by LHB (Linke Holfman Bush) coaches within time limit. Railways had planned to ...and more »

Indore-Patna Express derailment: Railways to decongest routes before running new trains - Daily News & Analysis;

Indore-Patna Express derailment: Railways to decongest routes before running new trains - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisIndore-Patna Express derailment: Railways to decongest routes before running new trainsDaily News & AnalysisIndian Railways on Monday decided not to run new trains on certain over-saturated routes before decongesting the section with capacity augmentation. A day after the tragic derailment of Indore-Patna Express near Kanpur, the Railways on Monday decided ...and more »

Kampur accident: 'She had no pulse, I knew mom was dead' - Times of India

Kampur accident: 'She had no pulse, I knew mom was dead'Times of IndiaPatna: The survivors of ill-fated Indore-Patna Express had a tearful reunion with their family members after reaching Patna Junction by a special train at 4am on Monday. Some of them were inconsolably crying for losing their kin while others had tears ...and more »

Search for bodies at Indian train crash site ends; 146 dead - Bonner County Daily Bee;

Search for bodies at Indian train crash site ends; 146 dead - Bonner County Daily Bee

Bonner County Daily BeeSearch for bodies at Indian train crash site ends; 146 deadBonner County Daily BeeRescuers work at the site after 14 coaches of an overnight passenger train rolled off the track near Pukhrayan village in Kanpur Dehat district of the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, India, Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. Dozens died and dozens more ...and more »

Train tragedy death toll up to 146, forensic probe ordered (Roundup) - New Kerala

Train tragedy death toll up to 146, forensic probe ordered (Roundup)New KeralaKanpur/New Delhi/Patna, Nov 21 : As the death toll in Sunday's train derailment tragedy near Kanpur rose to 146, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday ordered a "forensic probe" into the accident. Rescue teams called off their search operation after ...and more »