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Oct 22, 2018
Amritsar train mishap: Fake news on 'Muslim' driver circulated on social media; news agency shares misleading 'eyewitness' accountOne of the false claims doing the rounds on social media on the Amritsar train tragedy is to do with — no surprises here — the religion of the driver of the train.
Jan 18, 2018
Budget 2018: Odisha govt demands Rs 6,500 cr to improve rail infrastructureOdisha government has placed a demand of Rs 6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the 2018-19 Union Budget
Dec 16, 2017
Western Railway reports 'significant' drop in train accidents across six divisions, credits enhanced safety measuresThe Western Railway (WR) said that enhanced safety measures, including work site inspections and training sessions for staff on key issues, has led to a "significant" drop in train accidents across its six divisions
Aug 23, 2017
Suresh Prabhu's exit will solve nothing; Indian Railways needs a comprehensive overhaulSenior officials and former Railway Board members have admitted that poor network infrastructure and increasing burden on tracks have posed a big threat to passenger safety
Mar 31, 2017
Mahakaushal Express train derailment: MPs voice concern over rail safetyOn a day a train derailed in Uttar Pradesh, members in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday voiced concern over the safety of the railways and raised questions over upgradation of its infrastructure.
Jan 23, 2017
Hirakhand Express derailed in Andhra Pradesh, 39 killed, 50 injuredAt least 39 people were killed and 50 others were injured as seven coaches of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailed near Kuneru station in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh late Saturday night.
Jan 09, 2017
Road accidents killed 3 people every 10 minutes in 2015, says reportThere were nine road accidents that killed three people every 10 minutes in 2015, according to new national data, an increase of 9% over four years.
Dec 29, 2016
Kurla-Ambernath train derails near Kalyan, no reports of injuryFive coaches of an Amarnath-bound local from Kurla derailed near Kalyan on the Central line on Thursday morning