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Colombia Bridge Collapse 10 workers die

Colombia Bridge Collapse, 10 workers die

Ten workers workers die in bridge collapse, Colombian officials say Bogota. The Colombian officials says that  10 workers died after a bridge collapsed. They were building outside Nation’s capital when the bridge collapsed. It is a heart rendering incident.Civil Defense authorities say the laborers were working on drainage along the bridge when the structure fell

Cracks develops in bridge on Ludhiana- Ferozepur highway

DP correspondent , Jagraon (Ludhiana):-Ludhiana Ferozepur highway. Member of parliament Ravneet Singh Bittu along with officials inspected the sites of bridges on stretch of Ludhiana- Ferozepur National Highway on Saturday. It was found that cracks were developed on the bridges and poor quality material was used by material in construction of road.After the MP Ravneet

Man committed suicide by jumped off from bridge

Man committed suicide by jumped off from bridge

A man committed suicide by jumping from Bridge. It was the Damoria Bridge of Jalandhar. Man was in prison from last ten years in case of drug smuggling.Man was identified as Gorum and he came for holidays and missing from two days. His family was searching for him from last two days and today found

Railways agree to widen Ludhiana’s Jagraon Bridge

Ludhiana: Having provided desired relief, the Railways has finally agreed to increase the width of the Jagraon Bridge when it would be reconstructed. In a meeting with MC officials on Wednesday, the Railways officials gave their consent and assured their MC counterparts the tenders would be floated within a month. It is pertinent to mention

Distt Administration develops platoon bridge to move people across river

 Moga: District  Administration developed platoon bridge to move people across river to shift to safer places, following surgical strike by India on Wednesday

Ghaggar bridge to be thrown open today

Derabassi: The old two-lane Ghaggar bridge near Bhankharpur on Ambala-Chandigarh Highway, having being closed for the past four days due to its repair, will be thrown open to all types of vehicular traffic from Monday morning. The bridge was opened for two-wheelers on Sunday evening. The commuters, moving towards Ambala from Chandigarh, will heave a

Egypt natural bridge between Asia, Africa: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday described Egypt as a natural bridge between Asia and Africa following bilateral talks between him and visiting Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. “In our conversation, President Sisi and I have agreed to build on multiple pillars of our cooperation,” Modi said in a joint media statement

HUDA commences work on parallel bridge in Sectors 24-25

Panchkula: In order to expedite work following a massive traffic in the area, Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) has commenced the work leading to a parallel bridge in Sector 24-25, Panchkula also with the estimate for two more which has been sent for approval to the higher authorities. The authorities have started the work related to

China opens longest glass bottom bridge in world

Zhangjiajie (China): Tourists who suffer from vertigo need not apply. The world’s highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge opened Saturday in China’s spectacular Zhangjiajie mountains — the inspiration for American blockbuster Avatar. Some 430 metres (1,400 feet) long and suspended 300 metres above the earth, the bridge spans the canyon between two mountain cliffs in Zhangjiajie

Dugri Southern Bypass bridge traffic lights project getting delay

Ludhiana: The Dugri Southern Bypass bridge traffic lights are ready for the installation but PWD Department has not completed its work from last two years due to which its installation is getting delayed by the Municipal Corporation, Ludhiana (MCL) authorities.It is pertinent to mention that the Southern Bypass (along Sidhwan canal) connects Ferozepur Road with

World’s longest, highest glass bridge to open in China

Beijing: The world’s longest and highest glass bridge will open to visitors on Saturday in Hunan province of China, the management committee said. The 430-metre long, six metre wide bridge, paved with 99 panes of three-layer transparent glasses, hangs between two steep cliffs 300 metres above the ground, Xinhua news agency reported. The bridge has

Bus wreckage of of Maharashtra bridge tragedy found

Raigad:  Indian Navy divers have found wreckage of the two ill-fated State Transport buses which were washed away on August 3 when a bridge on raging Savitri river in Mahad collapsed due to floods, an official said here on Thursday. “After a long search and working for 12-14 hours daily for the last eight days, naval

Mahad tragedy: 2 more bodies found; death toll climbs to 26

Mumbai:  Two more bodies were today found inthe search and rescue operations which continued for fourth day following the collapse of a bridge on Mumbai-Goa highway near Mahad in Raigad district, taking the death toll to 26. “During the course of rescue operations, officials have managed to recover two more bodies taking the death toll

Seven more bodies of Maharashtra bridge tragedy found

Raigad (Maharashtra): Seven more bodies of the victims of a bridge collapse on the Mumbai-Goa highway were recovered by search teams on Friday morning, taking the total bodies found so far to 21. Seventeen bodies have been identified and handed over to families after autopsy. Two buses of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC), a

Mahad bridge collapse: Oppn seeks judicial probe

Mumbai: The Opposition in MaharashtraLegislative Assembly today sought a judicial probe into the Mahad tragedy, where at least 22 people in two buses were swept away after a British-era bridge collapsed on the Mumbai-Goa Highway. Raising the issue in the State Assembly, former CM Prithviraj Chavan said a judicial probe should be conducted and action

Turkey coup: Soldiers on Istanbul’s Bosphorus bridge surrender

Ankara: Soldiers who backed an attempted coup in Turkey and shot at civilians and police from a tank on Istanbul’s Bosphorus bridge surrendered on Saturday. A total of 50 soldiers surrendered abandoning their tanks with their hands raised, CNN Turk reported. Three civilians were injured in the artillery shooting that started on Friday night on

Unabated mining poses threat to the bridge

Anandpur Sahib: The large-scale of illegal mining in the sub-division is going on unabated; however, every now and then the administration speaks of taking strict action against those who are in the business of illegal mining. Now the bridge situated near Sangatpur village that connects Anandpur Sahib with the entire Doaba region is facing a

Britain’s iconic Tower Bridge to close for repairs

London:  The 122-year-old iconic Tower Bridgeon the River Thames here is to close for three months for essential repairs and upgrade, it was announced today. Tower Bridge Road will close to vehicles from October but a crossing for allow pedestrians and tourists to still use the bridge on all days except three weekends during the

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