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Amritsar train tragedy: Magisterial probe gives train driver benefit of doubt

The probe report that was made public by the Punjab Human Rights Organization (PHRO), an NGO, on Saturday, has put light on the role of the loko pilot in 5th section of the report in detail.
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Published on Dec 29, 2019 10:56 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Amritsar

Inability to settle claim for damaged phone costs insurance firm 10,000

The district consumer redressal forum has directed an insurance company to pay a sum of ₹4,000 towards the claim filed by a city-based man for a damaged phone. In addition to ₹4,000, the insurance firm has also been ordered to pay ₹3,000 as the compensation for mental agony, along with litigation expense of ₹3,000.
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Updated on Sep 02, 2019 11:04 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By, Ludhiana

Pilot of Mumbai-bound IndiGo flight aborts take-off at last minute

IndiGo’s Bhopal station manager Ekta Shrivastava said the Mumbai-bound flight’s take-off was aborted at the last minute by the alert pilot after detecting a technical snag in the aircraft’s wheels.
More than 150 passengers of a Mumbai-bound IndiGo flight from the city survived a scare on Monday evening when the pilot aborted take-off at the last minute at the Raja Bhoj airport here due to a technical glitch in the aircraft’s wheels.(Mint photo for representation)
More than 150 passengers of a Mumbai-bound IndiGo flight from the city survived a scare on Monday evening when the pilot aborted take-off at the last minute at the Raja Bhoj airport here due to a technical glitch in the aircraft’s wheels.(Mint photo for representation)
Updated on Jul 30, 2019 09:37 AM IST
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Bhopal | ByPress Trust of India

Snag delays Delhi metro service on Blue Line by 30 minutes

Although the snag occurred during non-peak hours, scores of passengers were delayed after a train going towards Dwarka developed a problem. The commuters in the train had to be off-loaded, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) officials said.
The Blue Line (or Line 3/4) connects Dwarka Sector-21 with Noida City Centre/Vaishali corridor.(Picture for representation)
The Blue Line (or Line 3/4) connects Dwarka Sector-21 with Noida City Centre/Vaishali corridor.(Picture for representation)
Published on Aug 22, 2018 02:06 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Kalka Shatabdi train mows down 22 cows in Delhi

Twenty-two cows were killed and two others injured while crossing the railway tracks at Holambi Kalan Wednesday evening. The incident took place when the Kalka Shatabdi train was passing through the area. The train had to be stalled for an hour until the tracks were cleared, officers said.
Officials said the train driver had applied emergency brakes on seeing the herd, but since the train was running at full speed, the cows were run over.(AFP/Picture for representation)
Officials said the train driver had applied emergency brakes on seeing the herd, but since the train was running at full speed, the cows were run over.(AFP/Picture for representation)
Updated on Aug 09, 2018 06:24 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Mumbai bridge collapse: Alert motorman and pointsman save hundred of lives

While motorman Chandrashekar Sawant halted a Churchgate-bound train by applying emergency brakes, pointsman Vadge asked the control room to stop all services
Motorman Chandrashekar Sawant
Motorman Chandrashekar Sawant
Updated on Jul 04, 2018 12:48 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByAroosa Ahmed, Mumbai

Central railway wants guards to alert motormen about Mumbai stations on fast corridor

While the guards’ unions are against it, CR feels the move is necessary to avoid signal passing at danger (SPAD) or overshooting
Published on May 18, 2018 12:47 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By, Mumbai
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