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What are the lessons in the wake of one of the worst public safety tragedies in India?

03 Nov 2022 12:00 AM

Contractors who repaired Morbi bridge not qualified: Prosecution tells court

While the bridge flooring was replaced, its cable was not replaced and it could not take the weight of the changed flooring

02 Nov 2022 12:34 PM

Gujarat bridge collapse: Death toll rises to 134; rescue operation on

The Gujarat Home Minister further informed that a criminal case has been registered in connection with the incident

31 Oct 2022 9:08 AM

At least 60 dead as century-old Gujarat bridge collapses 4 days after reopening

The bridge, which reopened four days ago after extensive repairs and renovation, was crammed with people when it collapsed around 6.30 pm

31 Oct 2022 7:42 AM

Gujarat: Bridge in Junagadh collapses, several trapped

The road connecting to Junagadh, Sasan-Gir and Gir Somnath has been blocked.

07 Oct 2019 7:22 PM


Hopes fade for six workers feared trapped after Taiwan bridge collapse

Dramatic CCTV footage captured the moment the 140-metre (460-foot) long single-arch bridge came crashing down in Nanfangao.

02 Oct 2019 10:50 AM

2 civic engineers suspended post audit on Mumbai bridge collapse

Mehta also ordered a probe against them and a departmental inquiry against two retired chief engineers of the BMC.

15 Mar 2019 8:38 PM

DN Road to remain closed till further orders: Police

The Congress Thursday held the BJP-led Central and state governments responsible for the collapse.

15 Mar 2019 3:36 AM

Under-construction flyover collapses at Kakdwip near Kolkata

This is the third incident of bridge collapse in the state in September.

24 Sep 2018 11:54 AM

West Bengal govt seeks GRSE's aid to rebuild collapsed Majerhat bridge

It has also been approached to build a bridge replacing a collapsed one at Siliguri.

12 Sep 2018 4:26 PM


3 days after Majerhat incident, another bridge collapses in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that twenty bridges in and around Kolkata have crossed their 'expiry date'.

07 Sep 2018 12:21 PM

Around 30 dead as bridge collapses in Genoa, says Italian minister

The disaster occurred on highway that connects Italy to France and other vacation resorts on eve of a major Italian holiday on Wednesday.

14 Aug 2018 6:29 PM

Gujarat locals risk lives daily, cross canal through collapsed bridge

The bridge has been in a collapsed state for two months.

11 Jul 2018 5:48 PM

Bridge collapse victim succumbs to her injuries

Katkar was on life support after having undergone vascular surgery, and doctors had declared her status as critical.

08 Jul 2018 1:49 AM

16 dead as under construction flyover collapses in Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed grief and directed administration to speed up rescue operation.

15 May 2018 6:57 PM


Bridge linking Uttarkashi to China border collapses

The makeshift Gangotri bridge collapsed around 6 am when two trucks were crossing it, Uttarkashi District Magistrate Ashish Chauhan said.

14 Dec 2017 2:40 PM

Video: Leap of life across bridge claims lives of woman, child

A woman and child died when they were trying to cross a bridge which collapsed due to flood water coming in full spate.

19 Aug 2017 12:18 PM

Over 100 bridges in India on verge of collapse, need attention: Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari said his ministry has completed safety audit of 1.6 lakh bridges in the country.

03 Aug 2017 4:11 PM

Goa: Body of man whose suicide preceded bridge collapse found

The rescue teams had on Friday night recovered bodies of two victims, who fell into the river after the bridge collapse, police said.

20 May 2017 10:40 AM