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Assam: Boat capsizes in Brahmaputra river; one drowned, 23 missing

05 Sep 2018

Assam: Boat capsizes in Brahmaputra river; one drowned, 23 missing

One person drowned and 23 others are missing after a motorized country boat, carrying about 36 passengers, capsized in the Brahmaputra river near Guwahati on Wednesday, an official said.

Indian-origin economist, working for World Bank, drowns at Bali beach

24 Jul 2018

Indian-origin economist, working for World Bank, drowns at Bali beach

A young Indian-origin senior economist, working with the World Bank, drowned after strong currents pulled her away while she was swimming in a restricted area at a beach in Bali, Indonesia on Saturday.

Bodies of 4 teens, who drowned off Juhu beach, recovered

07 Jul 2018

Bodies of 4 teens, who drowned off Juhu beach, recovered

The body of the fourth victim, who had drowned off Juhu beach along with three others, was found behind JW Marriott hotel in the wee hours today.

US: Indian engineer dies after falling off rocks at waterfall

03 Jul 2018

US: Indian engineer dies after falling off rocks at waterfall

A 32-year-old Indian software engineer has died after jumping from the rocks of the popular Elk River Falls in the US state of North Carolina, authorities said, marking the second drowning in the river in six weeks.

Maharashtra: Bus falls into Panchganga river in Kolhapur; 13 dead

27 Jan 2018

Maharashtra: Bus falls into Panchganga river in Kolhapur; 13 dead

In a tragic incident, a minibus with 17 passengers onboard fell into Panchganga River in Maharashtra's Kolhapur, killing at least 13 people.

Rajasthan: At least 26 killed as bus falls into river

23 Dec 2017

Rajasthan: At least 26 killed as bus falls into river

At least 26 people were killed and more are feared dead when a bus fell into a river in Sawai Madhopur of Rajasthan this morning, reported ANI.

Bumrah's grandfather's body found in Sabarmati river

10 Dec 2017

Bumrah's grandfather's body found in Sabarmati river

Santokh Singh Bumrah, the 84-year-old grandfather of Indian pacer Jasprit Singh Bumrah, was found dead on Sunday. The senior citizen's body was fished out from Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad.

Haryana teen kidnaps 5-year-old, drowns her in water tub

07 Dec 2017

Haryana teen kidnaps 5-year-old, drowns her in water tub

In a disturbing incident, a 16-year-old boy in Haryana allegedly kidnapped a five-year-old girl, daughter of an acquaintance, and killed her by drowning her in a water tub.

Bengaluru: Man rescued after 51hrs, to be booked for trespassing

01 Dec 2017

Bengaluru: Man rescued after 51hrs, to be booked for trespassing

In a freak incident, a Bengaluru man fell into a ditch at Karnataka's Gaganachukki waterfalls on Saturday afternoon.

Bengaluru: Couple dead, 3 feared drowned in heavy rainstorm

14 Oct 2017

Bengaluru: Couple dead, 3 feared drowned in heavy rainstorm

Heavy rainfall in Bengaluru's Kurubarahalli and Lagere on Friday night led to the death of a couple due to a wall collapse.

Bengaluru NCC cadet drowns in pond while friends click selfies

26 Sep 2017

Bengaluru NCC cadet drowns in pond while friends click selfies

On Sunday, a 17-year-old NCC cadet from Bengaluru's National College drowned in a pond, even as his friends were busy taking selfies.

At least 22 killed as boat capsizes on the Yamuna

14 Sep 2017

At least 22 killed as boat capsizes on the Yamuna

At least 22 people drowned when a boat carrying 60 people capsized on the Yamuna in UP's Baghpat.