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27 killed in Kenya Road Accident
At least 27 persons were killed on Tuesday in Kenya when an oil tanker collided with a bus on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway, authorities said. The bus was travelling to Nairobi when it hit the tanker near Makindu in Kibwezi, Xinhua news agency quoted police commander Leonard Kimaiyo as saying. "..
‘Road Accidents Killing Frogs, Lizards’
Wonder why you no longer hear frogs croak during the monsoon? Blame road-kills. While all wild animals may fall victim to road-kills, those that move slowly are the worst victims. On Earth Day, an expert has pointed out how some common reptiles and amphibians are falling prey to r..
Four Killed In J&K Road Accident
Four persons were killed and five others were injured on Friday in a road accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, an official said. A taxi going to Gundoh village skidded off the road at Kehlani and dropped into a gorge on Friday morning, the police official added. Four passengers died ..
Five Killed In Goa Road Accident
Five persons, including two pedestrians, were killed and four others injured in a road accident near here on Monday evening, police said. The accident in Corlim village, about 10 km from here, occurred after a car, bearing Maharashtra registration, crashed into an oncoming truck after hitting two..
Bihar: 7 Policemen, Maoist Killed In Road Accident
Seven policemen and a Maoist prisoner were killed in a road accident in Bihar's Sitamarhi district on Saturday, police said. According to police officials, five policemen and one undertrial Maoist prisoner were also injured in the accident that occurred when the van they were in collided with a t..
10 Dead In Bangladesh Road Accident
At least 10 persons were killed in Bangladesh and several others injured early on Friday as a truck veered off a road in the Mymensingh district, a police official said. All victims died on the spot around 122 km from here, while four others were left injured, Mamun Rashid said, adding that the c..
Seven Killed In Bengal Road Accident
Seven persons, including two kids and three women, died in a road accident on Wednesday when their car was crushed under a tanker in West Bengal's Burdwan district, police said. "Seven persons travelling in a private sedan died when their car was crushed under a tanker carrying hot asphalt around..
Former National Racing Champion Ashwin Sundar Dies In Road Mishap
Former national racing champion Ashwin Sundar and his wife Niveditha died in a mishap at MRC Nagar here today. According to police sources, the car in which the two were traveling caught fire after it hit a roadside tree. Sundar and his wife were charred to death inside the vehicle, the police..
Seven Killed In Two Road Accidents In Andhra
Seven people were killed in two separate road accidents in Andhra Pradesh on Friday, police said. Four labourers were killed and 10 others injured when an auto-rickshaw overturned near Jangamaheswarapuram in Guntur district. The accident occurred when the labourers were returning in an auto-ri..
2 Killed In Andhra Road Accident
Two persons were killed and five injured in a road accident near Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, police said. A group of devotees were returning to Tamil Nadu after 'darshan' at Tirupati temple when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it fell in a well. The victims were the driv..