.Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
An aerial view of subway cars dangle at an angle from a collapsed elevated section of the metro, in Mexico City, on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Line 12, also known as the Golden Line, was built at a cost of 26 billion pesos
  • Atleast 23 people died in May 4 crash
  • The metro line, the city's newest, was inaugurated on October 30, 2012

Metro line collapsed in Mexico. (Photo Credit-AP/PTI)

  • Mexico metro collapsed, 15 deaths reported 
  • In 2014, 22 people died and more than 200 were injured in Russia due to metro accident
  • In 1957, 23 people were dead and 55 injured in Mexico's metro accident

.Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
The incident took place in the south of Mexico City. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • At least 15 people were killed and dozens injured as an elevated metro line collapsed in Mexico city
  • Emergency services were seen working to rescue victims from the carriages
  • The carriages plunged towards the ground in the south of the city

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
CM Uddhav Thackeray said on Tuesday that 'unnecessary travel should be stopped'. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Maharashtra government announced statewide curfew that will come into effect on Wednesday
  • The imposed restrictions will affect travel
  • Those involved in essential services are exempted from the latest restrictions

.Taipei, Taiwan
A train in Taiwan derailed on Friday, killing at least 50 people. (Photo Credits: AP/PTI)

  • A railway maintenance worker whose truck rolled onto the tracks made a tearful apology saying he would cooperate with investigators
  • 50 people were killed and more than 200 were injured
  • "I will cooperate with the investigation by police and prosecutors to take the responsibility I should take," he added

.Taipei, Taiwan
Rescue workers recover a body from a derailed train near the Toroko Gorge area in Hualien, Taiwan on Friday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • A train packed with as many as 500 people hit the truck near the eastern coastal city of Hualien
  • Officials said Friday's collision was caused when a parked  vehicle slipped down
  • Prosecutors said they are seeking an arrest warrant for the truck driver

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A number of users have praised the officer for his decisiveness. (Photo Credit: Screenshot/Twitter/@PiyushGoyal)

  • The incident came to light after Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal shared a CCTV footage of the act on Twitter
  • "We are very proud of our security personnel," Goyal wrote in his tweet
  • The incident took place in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur station

A look back on some of the worst rail disasters of the last 10 years. (Photo credit: Representational/ PTI)

  • A train derailed inside a tunnel in Tiawan on Friday
  • The accident occured near the coastal city of Hualien on Taiwan's eastern railway line
  • At least 36 people died and 72 sustained injuries

.Hualien, Taiwan
Images showed the front of the train inside the tunnel had been pulverised into a twisted mesh of metal. (Photo credit: Representative Image/AP)

  • The accident happened near the coastal city of Hualien on Taiwan's eastern railway line
  • 72 people were still trapped inside train carriages after the accident
  • 61 passengers had been sent to hospital

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Passengers will not be allowed to charge their electronic devices onboard trains at night as a precautionary measure against the spread of fire. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Passengers will not be allowed to charge electronic devices between 11 pm and 5 am
  • Western Railway has started implementing this from March 16 by cutting off supply to these charging ports
  • This comes after recent incidents of fire reported in some trains