India train: Rescuers comb through mangled wreckage
Nov.21, New Delhi: Rescuers are combing through mangled wreckage after a train derailed in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state.
At least 120 people are dead after the Indore-Patna Express derailed at 03:00 local time on Sunday (21:30 GMT Saturday), near the city of Kanpur.
The death toll could rise as workers reach the worst-hit parts of the train.
The cause of the crash is not known, though reports said a track fracture could be to blame.
Train accidents are fairly common in India, where much of the railway equipment is out of date.
Early on Monday the railway ministry published a list of names of injured passengers. Out of the 131 listed, 58 were said to be "grievously injured".
Earlier reports quoted officials as saying more than 150 people were injured.
The Oslo Times International News Network