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Kolkata: At least two people have been killed and 35 others are injured in a stampede following heavy rush of passengers on a footbridge at Santragachhi junction in Howrah in West Bengal. People injured have been rushed to nearby hospitals. Stampede occurred after two trains were announced arriving on same platform. “Two persons have died and 12 others …

Mumbai: At least two persons were killed in rain-related accidents in Maharashtra’s Palghar while road, rail traffic and flights were severely hit as the country’s commercial capital and many parts of the state were battered by incessant rains for the fifth consecutive day on Wednesday, officials said. Mumbai has now been placed at high alert. Chief …

New Delhi: The New Delhi Railway station authorities along with railway police are carrying out searches in all trains arriving and departing the station following a bomb call on Monday. The call was received at 0410 hours and said the bomb was placed inside one of the trains at the station, a senior railway official said. …

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to name the Mughalsarai railway station after Jan Sangh ideologue Deen Dayal Upadhyaya. The state cabinet also decided that Nagla Chandrabhan, the birth place of the late leader in Mathura, would be developed as a tourist centre. The proposal would now be sent to the Railways Ministry …

The Maoists left behind a pamphlet that said they were opposing the amendments made to the two state land acts -- the Chhota Nagpur Tenancy Act and the Santhal Pargana Tenancy Act that facilitate the use of agriculture land for non-agricultural purposes

Saharanpur: The Saharanpur Railway Station will be the first station in Uttar Pradesh to become cashless with online payments being accepted at all major counters. Saharanpur station, which falls under the Northern Railway, is already equipped with PoS machines at tea and food stalls. PoS Machines soon will be installed at reservation and ticket booking counters, …

The incident took place near Manik railways station in Chitrakoot district at about 0400 hours on Saturday when couplings between the two coaches were broken leaving train divided into two parts, the Government Railway Police (GRP) sources said

Allahabad: A suspected time bomb was found at Meja railway station in Allahabad division on Thursday morning, sources said. The bomb disposal squad rushed to the spot and the people were evacuated. The bomb was reportedly found under the foot-over bridge at the railway station. After the initial check, the bomb disposal squad revealed that it was a …