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JK Governor,CM,Minister expresses grief over road accidents in Mahore

Dated: 18/12/2012

Jammu, December 18 (Scoop News) – JK Governor, NN Vohra,CM,Omar Abdulla and Minister for Higher Education, Labour and Employment, Abdul Gani Malik expressed grief over road accidents in Mahore in which ten persons died and six others injured near Mahore more »

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Two killed in road accident in Noida

Dated: 18/12/2012

Two dead and two injured as a Scorpio collides with a container truck in Noida’s Sector 63. For more info log on to: www.youtube.com/abpnewsTV

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4 dead in 2 Emirates Road accidents; Parked car gets hit killing 3 inside

Dated: 18/12/2012

Four people died and four others were severely injured in two separate traffic accidents in Dubai yesterday. Three people died and two injured in a serious accident on the Emirates Road on Monday afternoon, Dubai Police said. Police officials said more »

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18 persons killed in road accident in MP

Dated: 18/12/2012

The accident, involving four vehicles, took place near Maihar Cement plant in Maihar Tehsil of the district. A car was hit by a truck from behind, killing all its four occupants on the spot. At the same time, a Gama more »

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Three family members perish in Road Accident

Dated: 18/12/2012

THREE people from one family perished in Mutare on Saturday night while five others sustained serious injuries when the vehicle they were travelling in veered off the road and hit a tree. Report By OBEY MANAYITI STAFF REPORTER Manicaland police more »

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10 killed as minibus rolls down gorge in Reasi

Dated: 18/12/2012

Katra, December 18 Ten persons were killed and four critically injured when a minibus rolled down a mountainous road while negotiating a turn in Reasi district this morning, the police said. The minibus carrying 16 persons was on its way more »

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8 die in mishap near Narwana

Dated: 16/12/2012

As many as eight persons were killed and eight were injured, some of them seriously, in an accident near Dhakal village, about 45 km from here, on the Chandigarh-Hisar highway this morning. The injured have been referred to the PGI, more »

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SHO among five injured in mishap

Dated: 15/12/2012

Police vehicle in MP Naveen Jindal’s convoy falls into a roadside ditch Our Correspondent Kaithal, December 15 As many as four policemen, including Rajound police station in charge, and a civilian were injured when a police Gypsy leading the convoy more »

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Bridging the Road Safety Knowledge Gap

Dated: 25/06/2012 to 28/06/2012

On June 25-28, country staff from the World Bank, African Development Bank (AfDB) and national public works ministries joined the Global Road Safety Facility in Tunis, Tunisia for a training workshop on the fundamentals of the safe system approach. The more »

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Pushing for Pedal Power

Dated: 09/12/2012

Waiting for a revolution on two wheels — Putting more Indians on bicycles for their regular commute would yield multiple benefits: freedom from fossil fuels, reduced pollution and congestion. Official policy recognises all these gains, but has failed to reinvent more »

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Most dying in road accidents are youths, wage-earners: WHO report

Dated: 04/12/2012

At least 30% of casualties on road in the country take a toll on lives of those in the age group of 15 to 25 years, says the recent WHO (World Health Organization) report. Ironically, the worst indicator of the more »

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85% of Road Deaths Young Men

Dated: 06/12/2012

Roughly 85% of the persons killed on the road are young men and many of them who are behind the wheel are improperly trained or impaired due to drug or alcohol use. The startling statistic was released at the award more »

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Namibia: Road Death Toll Rises to 506

Dated: 06/12/2012

BY Tuesday, the number of road deaths in Namibia so far this year had climbed to 506. There are still 26 days left of the year, but already the death toll exceeds the total figure for last year. In 2011, more »

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Killer Tracks: The Blood on our Roads (Opinion)

Dated: 06/12/2012

Ankush Bansal, a batchmate of mine from IIM-Ahmedabad, had started an educational venture and spoke about it with much excitement at the batch reunion we had on campus in 2010. His wife was there too and he had two kids more »

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Oman Road Safety Association participates in awareness seminar on traffic safety

Dated: 08/12/2012

Oman Road Safety Association (ORSA), the first and only registered non-governmental road safety organisation, recently participated in an awareness seminar organised by Team ‘Suroor’ as part of the ‘Your Safety Your Happiness’ campaign at Suroor School for Girls in the more »

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NGO Launches Crusade Against Drunk Driving

Dated: 07/12/2012

An NGO has launched a campaign to make people, especially youth, aware of the vulnerability of drunken driving, especially in the festive season. The festive season is considered to be the most dangerous as it witnesses the maximum number of more »

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“Accident” Prevention is Everyone’s Responsibility

Dated: 07/12/2012

Liberty Dube ROAD accident prevention is everyone’s responsibility, a cabinet minister has said. In a speech read on his behalf by the director of operations in the Ministry of Transport, communications and Infrastructural Development, Mr Pamela Maingire at the occasion more »

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‘Road Safety’ charms drivers

Dated: 03/12/2012

Though commuters are aware of the road safety rules and measures, there is every possibility of taking things for granted. The campaign not only helps one broaden their awareness on traffic rules and sense but also inspires many to abide more »

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Most Dying in Road “Accidents” are Youths, Wage Earners

Dated: 03/12/2012

ALLAHABAD: At least 30% of casualties on road in the country take a toll on lives of those in the age group of 15 to 25 years, says the recent WHO ( World Health Organization) report. Ironically, the worst indicator more »

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Creating Awareness on Road Safety

Dated: 02/12/2012

Initiative taken by The Hindu in association with Shriram Panorama Hills First and foremost importance should be given to the pedestrians. It is high time we take up such road safety initiatives and spread the message by creating more awareness, more »

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