What if you are given a lever in hand to manoeuvre a multi-tonne train that can accelerate upto 100kmph within seconds on metal rails? Such is the nature of job of a train's driver also called motorman.. Credit: DNA - Published
The death of 59 people during a Ravan effigy burning event in Punjab last week may have shone the spotlight on the perils of coming in the way of trains, but it's a way of life for hundreds near.. Credit: DNA - Published
In the wake of the Amritsar train tragedy that took the lives of over 61 people on October 19, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday announced that he will adopt the families of those who died..
Under fire from the opposition, Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday questioned the railways' decision to exonerate the driver of the train that ploughed through a crowd standing on the track..
Punjab's Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday pointed out loopholes into the October 19 train accident while accusing the Indian Railways and the central government responsible for.. Credit: DNA - Published
Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has declared that he will adopt the families of those who died in the Amritsar train tragedy. Making the announcement at a press conference, Sidhu said, “I will.. Credit: Zee News - Published
In a statement given to police as well as the railway authorities, the driver of the train, which mowed down 59 people watching a Ravan effigy being burnt on 19 October, said he had not stopped his.. Credit: Firstpost - Published
The agitated protesters blocking the track were removed and train services resumed this afternoon, 40 hours after the horrific accident, a railway spokesperson said. On Friday evening, a gathering of.. Credit: DNA - Published
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday ordered the Amritsar administration to make detailed socio-economic profiles of victims who died in the train accident on Friday. Credit: Zee News - Published
Protesters clashed with security personnel and pelted them with stones at the Amritsar train accident site after they were removed from the railway tracks, police officials said. Credit: DNA - Published
Chaos reigned at New Delhi railway station on Saturday, as 34 trains were cancelled and seven more were terminated short, a day after the tragic accident in Amritsar where over 60 people watching.. Credit: DNA - Published
CM Amarinder Singh took stock of the situation and assured the victims and deceased relatives that the guilty would be booked soon. He also ordered a magisterial inquiry into the tragedy. Credit: DNA - Published
“I just remember bodies of people including children flying. I later found my cousin, dead, at a distance,” a survivor recalled. Many also lost their lives in the stampede that followed the.. Credit: IndiaTimes - Published