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Goods train derails in Odisha 3 days after Balasore crash; ‘Not ours’: Railways

Five wagons of a goods train carrying limestone derailed in Odisha's Bargarh district on Monday. The train was not connected with Indin Railways.

A private goods train derailed in Odisha's Bargarh district on Monday, three days after the massive Coromandel crash.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 11:12 AM IST

Why govt ignored Feb's Sampark Kranti alert: Opposition cites internal note

What Sampark Kranti Express encountered on February 8 was termed as a serious and unusual incident. The same happened to Coromandel killing 270 people.

Signalling flaw was pointed out in February when a Sampark Kranti Express train averted a collision in Karnataka. (PTI)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 10:39 AM IST

Wrestlers meet Amit Shah late Saturday night, ask for early chargesheet: Report

Rakesh Tikait gave a deadline of June 9 to the government to arrest Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh.

Wrestlers confirmed meeting Amit Shah at his residence on Saturday night without revealing details of what happened.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 08:25 AM IST

Coromandel driver was conscious after train crash, Goods train guard alive

The guard of the goods train which was hit by the Coromandel Express train on Friday evening narrowly escaped death as he was outside.

Coromandel Express got a green signal but there was a goods truck on the line which it hit killing 270 people.(PTI)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 06:54 AM IST

'PM Modiji looks at rear-view mirror, that's why his car crashing': Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said the Congress did not blame the British for the train accidents that took place during its rule.

Rahul Gandhi spoke on the Odisha train crash, the recent syllabus change of NCERT as he addressed the Indian diaspora in New York.(AP)
Updated on Jun 05, 2023 08:44 AM IST

How Coromandel derailed, set off triple-train collision, explains Railway Board

Only Coromandel Express encountered an accident and not the other two trains, Railway Board member Jaya Varma Sinha said explaining the Odisha train crash.

Railway Board member Jaya Varma Sinha explained the sequence of the triple train crash in Balasore.
Published on Jun 04, 2023 01:41 PM IST

‘Kavach protects your image, PM Modi; not passengers; who should resign?’: Cong

Whom should we ask for resignation? The person who even goes to inaugurate a small train or the person who is busy in publicity, Pawan Khera said.

A day after staying away from commenting on the responsibility of the Balasore train accident, the Congress on Sunday held a press conference.
Published on Jun 04, 2023 12:22 PM IST

'Signal for mainline...': TMC leader shares ‘audio’ on Odisha train crash

Trinamool leader Kunal Ghosh said he could not verify the authenticity of the audio clip that he got from his 'sources'.

Coromandel Express, in a massive accident on Friday, collided with a goods train and the Bengaluru-Howrah Superfast killing 288 people.
Published on Jun 04, 2023 11:41 AM IST

Photo of Ashwini Vaishnaw sitting near Odisha crash site viral. Here's why

Countering the demand for Ashwini Vaishnaw's resignation, BJP leaders lauded the minister's leadership at the face of the crisis.

Railway minister Ashwini Vaishnaw stayed at the crash site in Balasore to oversee the restoration work.
Published on Jun 04, 2023 09:28 AM IST

'Did your aunt resign for Jnaneswari?': BJP leader backs IITian Ashwini Vaishnaw

Mamata Banerjee did not resign after Jnaneshwari and her party later inducted accused Chhatradhar Mahato, BJP's Suvendu Adhikari said.

Mamata Banerjee and Ashwini Vaishnaw were caught on the camera arguing at the Coromandel crash site in Balasore on Saturday.
Published on Jun 04, 2023 07:19 AM IST

'No one killed 288+ people': Politics over Odisha tragedy amid ‘sabotage’ theory

Soon, Odisha triple train clash will be touted as ‘an act of god’, opposition upped the ante demanding Ashwini Vaishnaw's resignation.

Odisha train crash: Restoration work of the railway tracks going on in Balasore.
Updated on Jun 04, 2023 05:50 AM IST

Kavach was not available on Coromandel route, says railways; 'Why,' asks TMC

Kavach technology could have averted the Coromandel tradegy in Odisha. The railways confirmed Kavach was no available on the route of the ill-fated trains.

Wreckage at the accident site of a three-train collision near Balasore in Odisha.
Published on Jun 03, 2023 12:26 PM IST

PM Modi arrives at train accident site in Odisha's Balasore

PM Modi has called a high-level meeting with the railway officials to review the situation of the Odisha train accident.

PM Modi to visit Odisha train crash site, Cuttuck hospital today(HT_PRINT)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 04:23 PM IST

'Shocking...signalling failure': Opposition on train crash; ‘…used to resign’

The toll of Coromandel train accident reached 238, 15 hours after the triple train crash in Odisha. Opposition demanded rail minister's resignation.

Coromandel Express, Bengaluru-Howrah Express and a goods train derailed in Odisha's Balasore on Friday. (PTI)
Published on Jun 03, 2023 10:20 AM IST

Another Friday, same Coromandel Express derailed in Odisha in 2009

Coromandel Express accident brings back the horror of February 13, 2009, when the same train derailed in Odisha's Jajpur.

The site of the Coromandel Express accident in Balasore on Saturday morning.(PTI)
Published on Jun 03, 2023 08:50 AM IST

Coromandel Express accident: How 3 trains derailed, crashed at same place

Coromandel on the up line derailed and hit the derailed coaches of Bengaluru-Howrah Superfast on the downline. The two derailments took place within 5 minutes.

Coromandel Express hit a goods train in Balasore after hitting Bengaluru-Howrah Superfast Express on Friday in a tragic triple train crash.
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 05:58 AM IST

Ex-India cricketer Aakash Chopra's veiled dig at Rahul Gandhi: 'Fight in…'

Former Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra on Friday triggered a Twitter storm as he took a veiled jibe at Rahul Gandhi's recent statements in the US.

Aakash Chopra asked what Rahul Gandhi's motive could be after his recent statements in the US.
Updated on Jun 02, 2023 01:35 PM IST

'Read, tell us': Priyanka Gandhi to PM on sex assault claims against WFI chief

Two FIRs against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh detail how Singh used to pull wrestlers' t-shirts up to check their breath, as complained by the wrestlers.

Priyanka Gandhi with protesting wrestlers at Delhi's Jantar Mantar in April 2023.
Published on Jun 02, 2023 10:46 AM IST

Delhi Police's message to Elon Musk's son has these 'cat' phrases

Elon Musk said ‘Lil X’ asked whether there are police cats, like police dogs. Delhi Police ventured to clarify.

Elon Musk and his son X Æ A-12.
Updated on Jun 02, 2023 12:41 PM IST

BJP MP Pritam Munde supports wrestlers as sister Pankaja says this about party

Former Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde said the BJP did not belong to her; Sister MP Pritam Munde supported wrestlers' protest.

Statements of BJP's Pritam Munde (left) and Pankaja Munde led to speculations that the Munde sisters were probably upset with the BJP.
Updated on Jun 02, 2023 09:56 AM IST

‘Muslim League secular’: Rahul; 'Compulsion to stay acceptable in Wayanad': BJP

As Malviya called Rahul Gandhi ‘poorly read, sinister and disingenuous’ for his Muslim League comment, Pawan Khera said, ‘Unpadh ho bhai?’

Rahul Gandhi interacting at National Press Club in Washington DC.
Updated on Jun 02, 2023 09:57 AM IST

BJP targets Raghuram Rajan's past '5% growth prediction': 'Inherently sadists'

Voodoo economics by political hacks masquerading as celebrity economists has its limits, BJP spokesperson Shehzad Poonawalla said.

Raghuram Rajan took part in Rahul Gandhi's Bharat Jodo Yatra.
Published on Jun 01, 2023 12:58 PM IST

Surrender arms: Amit Shah's stern warning in Manipur; probe panel announced

Amit Shah in Manipur: A peace committee will be set up in violence-hit Manipur under the guidance of the Governor, Home minister announced

Amit Shah in Manipur
Published on Jun 01, 2023 11:07 AM IST

On Rahul Gandhi's 'Guru Nanak went to Thailand', BJP leader says, 'How much...'

Sikh leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa asked Rahul Gandhi where he read that Guru Nanak went to Thailand.

Rahul Gandhi in his US speech on Wednesday said Guru Nanak went to Thailand.
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 10:59 AM IST

'Is this Mohabbat ki dukan, Rahul Gandhi should tell Gehlot': Owaisi's jibe

Owaisi asked why the Congress welcomed the Babri Masjid verdict and why Ashok Gehlot took 15 days to visit the family members of Junaid, Nasir.

Owaisi said political secularism destroyed the Muslims in India and stopped their empowerment.
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 10:18 AM IST

Reports of 'no evidence' against Brij Bhushan wrong, investigation on: Police

Wrestlers protest: Delhi Police respond after ANI cited sources to say 'till now, we haven't found sufficient evidence to arrest (WFI chief) Brij Bhushan'.

Delhi Police said reports which claimed that there has been enough evidence against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh are wrong.
Published on May 31, 2023 01:33 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's reaction to 'Khalistan slogans' in US and a political row: Watch

Vivek Agnihotri shared a video and said it's dangerous times ahead as Rahul Gandhi smiled when pro-Khalistan slogans were raised at his US event.

Rahul Gandhi reacted to pro-Khalistani slogans with his message of love in the US.
Published on May 31, 2023 01:23 PM IST

‘What you cast away as walking stick’: BJP condemns Rahul Gandhi's US speech

‘Aren’t you happy that I am not lying down?" Rahul Gandhi said referring to PM Modi's prostration during the inauguration of the new Parliament building.

Rahul Gandhi's first day first speech in the US drew flak in India as BJP leaders condemned his attack on PM Modi.
Published on May 31, 2023 12:15 PM IST

Will Babita Phogat sit with those who exploited her family members: Smriti Irani

Union minister Smriti Irani said the issue of the wrestlers is under investigation and intervening at this stage will go against the women complainants.

Smriti Irani spoke on the issue of the wrestler' protest to television channels on Tuesday. (PTI)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 10:42 AM IST

'If you sat Modiji down next to God': Rahul Gandhi; ‘BJP did Sengol thing as…’

If you believed in anger, hatred, arrogance, you would be sitting in a BJP meeting and I would be doing ‘mann ki baat’," Rahul Gandhi said in San Francisco.

Rahul Gandhi speaking in San Francisco on Wednesday.
Updated on May 31, 2023 09:54 AM IST
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