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Kolkata court charges actor Vikram Chatterjee for culpable homicide, rash driving in model Sonika Chauhan death case
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Kolkata court charges actor Vikram Chatterjee for culpable homicide, rash driving in model Sonika Chauhan death case

Sonika Chauhan, also a prime time TV host, was killed in April 2017 while Vikram Chatterjee was injured when their car met with an accident in south Kolkata

Toxic gas leak in Karachi kills five, makes dozens unwell; reason for incident remains unknown, but officials rule out sabotage
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Toxic gas leak in Karachi kills five, makes dozens unwell; reason for incident remains unknown, but officials rule out sabotage

A toxic gas leak killed five people and sickened dozens of others in a coastal residential area in Pakistan's port city of Karachi

Excessive use of force by cops in Nowgam against people protesting police vehicle crushing teenager spawns widespread demonstrations
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Excessive use of force by cops in Nowgam against people protesting police vehicle crushing teenager spawns widespread demonstrations

The fresh round of protests in this Srinagar neighbourhood comes after the situation had begun to normalise in Kashmir following the abrogation of Article 370 that stripped the region of its semi-autonomous status.

Bangladesh train mishap: Toll rises to 16, over 50 injured in Kasba train collusion; Sheikh Hasina stresses need for railway officials to stay alert
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Bangladesh train mishap: Toll rises to 16, over 50 injured in Kasba train collusion; Sheikh Hasina stresses need for railway officials to stay alert

According to the Daily Star, Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina 'expressed deep shock and sorrow at the loss of lives and injuries to many passengers' and 'expressed sympathy to the bereaved families and prayed for the salvation of the departed souls'.

Three injured as overspeeding car hits divider in Delhi’s Mayur Vihar; police recover liquor bottles from accident spot
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Three injured as overspeeding car hits divider in Delhi’s Mayur Vihar; police recover liquor bottles from accident spot

Three people sustained critical injuries on Friday night after the car they were travelling in lost control and collided with a street light on the road divider in Delhi's Mayur Vihar

Three elephants killed after being hit by iron-ore laden truck in Odisha's Keonjhar district
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Three elephants killed after being hit by iron-ore laden truck in Odisha's Keonjhar district

The truck, which skidded off the road after the accident in which three elephants were killed, has been seized by the police. The driver fled the scene abandoning the vehicle but his helper has been detained.

Three Indian Air Force personnel killed, three injured as truck falls into gorge in Rajasthan’s Barmer; further investigation underway
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Three Indian Air Force personnel killed, three injured as truck falls into gorge in Rajasthan’s Barmer; further investigation underway

Three Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel were killed and three others sustained injuries after the truck in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Rajasthan's Barmer district, police said.

14 schoolchildren injured after bus skids off road in Maharashtra’s Palghar; further investigations underway
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14 schoolchildren injured after bus skids off road in Maharashtra’s Palghar; further investigations underway

14 school children were injured after a bus they were travelling in skidded off the road in Vada of Palghar district in Maharashtra on Tuesday morning.

Delhi govt will provide free treatment for accident, acid attack victims, announces Arvind Kejriwal
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Delhi govt will provide free treatment for accident, acid attack victims, announces Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi government will provide free treatment to those who meet with an accident, suffer burn injuries or acid attack within the geographical boundary of the national capital, Arvind Kejriwal announced.

Vehicle falls into gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri; at least five people killed, three others injured
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Vehicle falls into gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri; at least five people killed, three others injured

At least five persons were killed and three others injured on Sunday when a vehicle rolled down into a 200-feet deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

14 killed in Rajasthan's Barmer after pandaal at religious programme collapses due to rain; Modi, Gehlot express condolences
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14 killed in Rajasthan's Barmer after pandaal at religious programme collapses due to rain; Modi, Gehlot express condolences

At least 24 injured persons were admitted to a local hospital in Barmer for the treatment following the incident.

Building collapse in Cambodia leaves 18 dead, 24 injured; rescuers struggle to reach workers trapped in debris of Chinese project
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Building collapse in Cambodia leaves 18 dead, 24 injured; rescuers struggle to reach workers trapped in debris of Chinese project

Eighteen people were killed when an under-construction building in Cambodia collapsed early on Saturday

32 killed, 28 injured in Himachal's Kullu after bus falls in drain; overloading, negligent driving suspected cause of accident
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32 killed, 28 injured in Himachal's Kullu after bus falls in drain; overloading, negligent driving suspected cause of accident

At least 25 people were killed and 35 others severely injured when a bus fell into a deep drain in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday

22 rescued after pick-up van ferrying wedding party falls in canal near Lucknow; three kids' bodies fished out, four still missing
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22 rescued after pick-up van ferrying wedding party falls in canal near Lucknow; three kids' bodies fished out, four still missing

Search teams managed to fish out bodies of three children out of seven feared drowned in a canal in Nagram area on the outskirts of Lucknow in which a pick-up van they were travelling in plunged early Thursday

Surat fire: Tyres used as chairs, flexes aggravated blaze, distant location of fire tenders hampered operations, says official
India

Surat fire: Tyres used as chairs, flexes aggravated blaze, distant location of fire tenders hampered operations, says official

Presence of inflammable materials, including flex and tyres, and fire tenders stationed away from the spot contributed to the blaze in Surat and hampered the fire fighting operation

Three workers killed in Maharashtra's Palghar district due to chemical leak at industrial unit
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Three workers killed in Maharashtra's Palghar district due to chemical leak at industrial unit

The incident took place around 4 pm at the unit, a chemical company, in Boisar MIDC of Tarapur in Palghar, when work of filling the chemical was on.

8 dead, 20 injured as bus headed to Agra crashes into stationary truck on Yamuna Expressway
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8 dead, 20 injured as bus headed to Agra crashes into stationary truck on Yamuna Expressway

Another 20 people on board the bus were injured and rushed to a private hospital for treatment,

Seven dead, 15 injured in Telangana after car hits state transport bus near Chennur village
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Seven dead, 15 injured in Telangana after car hits state transport bus near Chennur village

According to Nalgonda Collector office, seven people were travelling in a car from Hyderabad to Devarakonda, Nalgonda. When the car reached Chennur village, the driver of the car lost control after one of its tyres burst and hit a TSRTC bus on the opposite road.

Odisha: Eight killed, 35 injured after truck carrying over 50 people falls into gorge in Kandhamal district; rescue ops underway
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Odisha: Eight killed, 35 injured after truck carrying over 50 people falls into gorge in Kandhamal district; rescue ops underway

According to police, "As of now, police officers, forest personnel, along with local people, are carrying out the rescue operation. Kandhamal Collector Brundha D and Superintendent of Police Prateek Singh have rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation."