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March 31, 2016 9:26 PM Manohar Parrikar Asks Armed Forces To Assist In Flyover Rescue Work

Kolkata: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today directed the armed forces to provide all assistance in relief and rescue operations in the flyover collapse in Kolkata. At least 21 people have been killed in the accident. "Defence Minister expresses his shock at Kolkata flyover collapse and grief on loss of lives. Directs armed forces to provide all needed 8

March 31, 2016 8:27 PM More than 20 killed as flyover collapses in Indian city

Hundreds of emergency workers in India battled Thursday night to rescue dozens of people still trapped after a flyover collapsed onto a busy street, killing at least 22 people and injuring nearly 100. The flyover was under construction when a 100-metre (330-feet) section collapsed suddenly onto a crowded street in the eastern city of Kolkata around lunchtime 7

March 31, 2016 7:11 PM 21 killed as flyover crashes in Kolkata, probe ordered

KOLKATA: At least 21 people were killed and 88 injured and some others feared trapped as a portion of a flyover under construction collapsed on a congested road intersection here, crushing people and vehicles. The state government has ordered a high-level probe into the incident. The police said that 21 people died in the incident in Burrabazar area, which 6

March 31, 2016 5:27 PM Firm under mounting debts, losses

Hyderabad: Once an aggressive developer, when it built an integrated sports village for the national games in Hyderabad in 2002, infrastructure firm IVRCL Ltd has since gone through a change, what with mounting debts and losses. So much so that it wrote to the civic authorities 45 days ago that it didn't have the funds to buy material. But this was no defence 14

March 31, 2016 4:30 PM TMC, opposition trade blows over Kolkata flyover collapse

At least 18 killed, dozens trapped after under-construction flyover collapses in north Kolkata New Delhi: At least 18 people were killed and dozens more were trapped after a flyover under construction collapsed in a busy north Kolkata neighbourhood on Thursday morning, triggering a political blame game. Even as the tragedy unfolded, amid desperate attempts 14

March 31, 2016 11:12 AM India flyover collapse kills 14; scores feared trapped

KOLKATA, India A flyover under construction in the bustling Indian city of Kolkata collapsed on Thursday on to vehicles and street vendors below, killing at least 14 people with more than 100 people feared trapped. Residents used their bare hands to try to rescue people pinned under a 100-metre (110-yard) length of metal and cement that snapped off at one end and came crashing 14

March 31, 2016 10:09 AM India flyover collapse: 14 dead and 150 feared trapped

Metal and cement structure in Kolkata fell on to traffic on street below A flyover under construction in the bustling Indian city of Kolkata has collapsed on to moving traffic below, killing at least 14 people with as many as 150 people feared trapped, police said. Residents are using their bare hands to try to rescue people pinned under a 100 metre 13

March 31, 2016 8:58 AM India: Kolkata flyover collapses 'killing at least 10'

At least 10 people have been killed and several others injured after a flyover under construction collapsed in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata (Calcutta), officials say. Many people are feared trapped under the concrete and steel bridge, which fell on a busy road. Images showed residents helping in the rescue effort with their bare hands 11

March 31, 2016 8:55 AM India Flyover Collapse: 10 Dead And 150 Trapped

Rescuers are frantically trying to save many people still trapped beneath the steel and concrete wreckage. At least 10 people have been killed and 150 feared trapped after a partially built flyover collapsed in the Indian city of Kolkata, according to police. Witnesses say rescuers are using their bare hands to try to save those caught under the rubble 8

March 31, 2016 8:55 AM Kolkata flyover tragedy: At least 10 dead in collapse, 150 feared trapped

A portion of a Vivekananda flyover collapsed on Thursday afternoon leaving several trapped. Rescue operations are underway and officials are trying to pull out people trapped under mounds of rubble. Disaster Management Groups, officials of Kolkata Police and Fire and Emergency Services are at the stop. DMG officials are using gas cutters to save trapped 7