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  1. News - China

    Overloaded school bus was twice limit at time of crash that killed 12

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 12:46pm by Angela Meng angela.meng@scmp.com

    ... Angela Meng angela.meng@scmp.com A school bus that crashed in Shandong province killing 11 kindergarten pupils and their driver had been carrying twice as many passengers as it was legally ... A family member of a boy, 6, who had been inside the minibus said the parents had chosen the kindergarten because it provided a school bus. Each month the family paid 150 yuan for the service. ...

  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan minibus explosion kills 16 schoolchildren and teacher

    Posted May 25th 2013, 02:25pm by AFP

    ... were only a few kilometres from their school. Earlier, police had blamed an exploding natural gas cylinder for the incident. The bus was powered by both types of fuel. TV footage showed ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    20 children die as train rams into school bus in southern India

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:48pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hyderabad 20 children die as train rams into school bus A passenger train rammed into a school bus in southern India yesterday, killing 20 people, mostly young ... injured were shifted to different hospitals," said K. Samba Siva Rao, a spokesman for South Central Railway. The bus had been travelling to school when the accident occurred in the village ...

  4. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Pro-Palestine gang 'threatens to kill' Jewish children on school bus in Australia

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 11:38am by AP

    ... stormed a Sydney school bus and allegedly hurled racial abuse and threats at dozens of Jewish schoolchildren, some as young as five, the authorities said. Five juveniles were arrested early ... of their parents pending further investigations, a police statement said. The bus carrying about 30 children aged five to 12 years from three Jewish schools were subjected to "physical and racial ...

  5. Demand for bus safety after Gansu crash

    Posted Nov 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Gansu province left 19 children dead and more in critical condition. A nine-seater school bus carrying 62 kindergarten students aged between four and six collided with a truck at around 9am ... authorities to inspect all school vehicles and government permits for renting transportation for students after Wednesday's accident sparked outrage over lax rules on bus overloading. Local ...

  6. Sackings after pupils die in truck tragedy

    Posted Dec 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the students to travel to other schools. Others blamed substandard school bus services, a common complaint in rural areas. 'Apart from despair, nothing is left except indignation,' one ... and most of them drowned in the icy water. Wang Xuming, a former spokesman for the Education Ministry, said many county-level administrations in rural districts could not afford proper school bus ...

  7. Lawmakers set to deliver ban on idling engines

    Posted Feb 28th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at stands, coaches or buses with at least one passenger, franchised buses available for boarding, such as those serving housing estates, and private school buses. The ban will cover PLA garrison ... buses available for boarding Private school buses Disciplined forces' vehicles as well as emergency and medical services vehicles on duty ...

  8. School bus toll keeps climbing despite vow

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Another three school bus crashes on the mainland have claimed the lives of at least 17 children and injured dozens more in the past two days. ... 20 people, seven seriously. The bus had been rented by a middle school and was carrying 50 students and teachers when it rammed into a truck. At least 15 primary school children died when ...

  9. Fears of higher toll in Jiangsu school bus crash

    Posted Dec 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com A confession by police in Feng county, Jiangsu, that there were at least 41 primary school pupils on a school bus that plunged into an icy ditch on Monday, ... 16 deaths instead of the 15 claimed by authorities, and some pupils told them that they had to stand in the aisle of the overcrowded bus when it left Shouxian Township Central Primary School ...

  10. 18 children killed in school bus crash

    Posted Nov 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to multiple fatalities on the mainland. In late December, 14 primary school pupils were killed and six injured when an overloaded school bus toppled into a river in Hengnan county, Hunan. Four kindergarten pupils died and 26 were injured when the driver of a 10-seater school bus lost control and it fell into a pool in Loudi, Hunan, in October 2009. ...




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