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World

Sikh pilgrims among 21 feared dead as train rams bus in Sheikhupura, Pakistan

The Sikh pilgrims were coming back from Nankana Sahib; the impatient bus driver at the locked level crossing tried to be faster than the train

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India

Tamil Nadu: 6 dead, 17 injured in boiler explosion at NLC power plant

Union home minister Amit Shah condoled the deaths and said he has spoken to Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami and assured all possible help

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India

योगी ने औरैया हादसे पर आईजी से मांगी रिपोर्ट

सीएम योगी ने कमिश्नर और कानपुर के आईजी मोहित अग्रवाल को घटनास्थल का दौरा कर दुर्घटना के कारणों की तत्काल रिपोर्ट देने को कहा है

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India

Mumbai: Car crash on Marine Drive; 18-year-old son of hotelier killed

Mumbai police identified the deceased as Aaryaman Nagpal, who was in the passenger seat of the Maruti Ceat

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India

Aurangabad: Train runs over workers sleeping on tracks, 14 dead

Senior lawyer of the Supreme Court Amitabh Sinha, expressing shock and dismay at the situation, said, “The lockdown was being observed in the right spirit until Delhi Chief Minister misled these poor people

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World

Driver dozed off, pressing brick against accelerator

They call it ‘auto-brake’; the train keeps moving till the pedal feels a load on it; the driver placed a brick on it and fell asleep

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Crime

Motor Vehicles Act amendment ends colonial legacy

The pedestrians being hapless Indians, when they met with an accident, they found it difficult to get real justice, as the motor vehicles law did not make the British owner share the culpability in the crime

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Crime

CBI takes over case of ‘accident’ of rape survivor who had informed CJI about threat to life

Registering an FIR afresh, the CBI has taken over the investigation into the case of ‘accident’ of Unnao rape survivor from UP Police

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India

Kolkata Metro tragedy: ‘Medha’ rakes withdrawn from operation

The accident took place on Saturday when Sajal Kanjilal, a resident of south Kolkata, was trying to board a Kabi Subhash-bound train.

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Economy

Accident compensation taxed: HC asks Centre why

Insurance firms deduct TDS on the interest accrued on compensation awarded by the Motor Accident Claims Tribunal as per the Income Tax Act