Big car rampage

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74 people have lost their lives in road accidents in the first two months of this year as compared to 55 such deaths in the corresponding period of last year - a jump of almost 35%.

74 people have lost their lives in road accidents in the first two months of this year as compared to 55 such deaths in the corresponding period of last year - a jump of almost 35%.

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A damaged Ferrari sports car lies along a stretch of the Chugoku highway in Shimonoseki, western Japan following a 14-vehicle pile up. 8 Ferraris, 3 Mercedes-Benzes and a Lamborghini were involved in the accident on the highway in western Japan in May 2011, with 10 people taken to hospital but none seriously injured. AFP/Yomiuri Shimbun

A damaged Ferrari sports car lies along a stretch of the Chugoku highway in Shimonoseki, western Japan following a 14-vehicle pile up. 8 Ferraris, 3 Mercedes-Benzes and a Lamborghini were involved in the accident on the highway in western Japan in May 2011, with 10 people taken to hospital but none seriously injured. AFP/Yomiuri Shimbun

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Police officers investigate wrecked luxury cars at the site of a traffic accident on the Chugoku Expressway in Shimonoseki, southwestern Japan in May 2011. Reuters photo

Police officers investigate wrecked luxury cars at the site of a traffic accident on the Chugoku Expressway in Shimonoseki, southwestern Japan in May 2011. Reuters photo

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A policeman inspects a police car, which was driven into a wall after the driver lost control during an attack by anti-government protesters with Molotov cocktails, in Sitra, south of Manama. Reuters photo

A policeman inspects a police car, which was driven into a wall after the driver lost control during an attack by anti-government protesters with Molotov cocktails, in Sitra, south of Manama. Reuters photo

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A Chevrolet Beat car after an accident near Hero Honda Chowk in Gurgaon in which one boy and a girl were injured. HT/Parveen Kumar

A Chevrolet Beat car after an accident near Hero Honda Chowk in Gurgaon in which one boy and a girl were injured. HT/Parveen Kumar

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There has been an alarming rise in rash driving and drunk driving cases among the country's rich and restless.

There has been an alarming rise in rash driving and drunk driving cases among the country's rich and restless.

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A Lamborghini is seen after it rammed into a railing in New Delhi in Feb 2012. The 26-year-old driver was killed and a cyclist was injured in the accident. HT/Mohd Zakir

A Lamborghini is seen after it rammed into a railing in New Delhi in Feb 2012. The 26-year-old driver was killed and a cyclist was injured in the accident. HT/Mohd Zakir

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