8 March 2017 marks the third anniversary of the disappearance of Malaysian airlines MH370. Family members of the passengers and crew members of the fatal flight gathered in Brisbane for a private ceremony.
Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu announced an enhanced ex-gratia payment of Rs 2 lakhs for the relative of dead persons, Rs 50000 for grievous injuries and Rs 25000 for simple injuries.
According to a documentary made by an Irish journalist-Senan Molony, the real reason behind the sinking of Titanic, was fire and not an iceberg.
Rescue & relief operations are being carried out by the district administration and railway officials. Through investigation will be carried on to ascertain the cause.
A Russian plane carrying 92 people crashed in the Black Sea killing everyone on board. The plane was travelling to Latakia in Syria where Russia has a prominent air base.
Pakistan’s aviation secretary Irfan Elahi said that the plane suffered engine problems but it was too early to determine the cause of the accident.
Reports say, the crashed aircraft made a stop in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, was transporting the first division Chapecoense soccer team to Colombia for a regional tournament final.
The incident took place at early morning 3:00 AM when most of the passengers were sleeping. The train was travelling with more than 500 passengers.
The incident took place at around 1.30 pm at the Rajghat bridge in the Ramnagar area of Varanasi when the followers of Jai Gurudev were taking out a huge procession at an event to create awareness about vegetarianism and prohibition.
Kerala government ordered a judicial inquiry by a retired High Court Judge along with an investigation by Crime Branch of the State Police in the Puttingal Devi temple fire tragedy that occurred due to explosion of crackers.
The plane with 224 people, including 17 children on board crashed while travelling from Sharm el-Sheikh bound to St Petersburg.
The overcrowded boat was heading from Chaygaon to Champupara to attend a boat race.
It is the deadliest accident to occur in the Hajj since the 1990 stampede. This is the second worst incident in 25 years to hit the annual pilgrimage.
The pilot managed to eject safely from the aircraft. A Court of Inquiry (CoI) has been ordered to investigate into the cause of the accident.
The stampede was triggered when some devotees allegedly tried to run ahead of others, while queue formation for onward journey for darshan.
The twin-train derailment occurred after base material on the tracks got washed away in heavy rain.
Heavy rain led to twenty-five landslides in Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Kurseong sub-divisions of Darjeeling district of West Bengal.
Medan, with about 3.4 million people, is the third most populous city in Indonesia after the capital Jakarta and Surabaya.
This incident was the second biggest hooch tragedy in over the decade. Earlier in 2004, about 87 people were killed after consuming spurious liquor in suburban Vikhroli.
The ship was headed from the eastern city of Nanjing to the southwestern city of Chongqing. Most of the passengers had retired for the night when the incident happened.
It was the first tornado to hit Acuna since the city's foundation, more than 100 years ago. Coahuila state is just across the border from Del Rio, US State of Texas.
They were returning to Gorakhpur in India after a pilgrimage to Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu.
At the time of crash, A320 Aircraft, flight 4U 9525, was flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf. Authorities recovered the Black box of the Airbus 320 from the crash site.
Two coaches of the Dehradun-Varanasi Janta Express derailed at Bachhrawan railway station near Raebareli district of Uttar Pradesh.
This was second crash of the MiG-series fighter planes. The first happened on 27 January 2015 crashed in Rajasthan's Barmer district.
Flash floods struck Malawi in the third week of January 2015. The flood caused by the torrential rain has swept away several houses and have killed at least 170 people.
AirAsia flight from the Indonesia to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control, and went missing with 162 people on board.
South Korean fishing boat sank in the Bering Sea off Russia's far-eastern Chukotka peninsula.
The earthquake killed at least five people and affected nearly 80000 others
Indian Navy’s Torpedo Recovery Vessel, TRV-72 sank off the Visakhapatnam coast during a naval exercise killing one sailor.