India train crashes into school bus; children killed

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A passenger train in southern India rammed into a school bus that was driving across an unmanned level crossing, killing 20 people, mostly young children. The accident was the latest on India’s railways, whose vast and rundown network carries tens of millions of people daily. In 2012 a government report said almost 15,000 people were killed every year on the network, describing the deaths as an annual “massacre” due mainly to poor safety standards.

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