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Capital police stations lack fire safety measures

AT a time when the Capital City witnessed major fire incidents in private buildings that claimed several lives recently and prompted the fire officials to call for mandatory safety measures.

published on : 18th August 2017

2,000 villagers in trapped in undying Portugal wildfires

Forest fires cut off a village of 2,000 people in Portugal, as firefighters struggled Thursday to control two major blazes in the centre of the country.

published on : 18th August 2017

Jawan, father injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan

An Army jawan and his father were injured along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Nowshera sector of Rajouri district as the Pakistan Army violated ceasefire for the sixth consecutive day today.

published on : 17th August 2017

Fire destroys buildings in historic Saudi Arabia neighbourhood, civilians evacuated

Six buildings have caught fire in a 1400-year-old Saudi neighbourhood in the city of Jiddah, with three buildings completely destroyed by the blaze.

published on : 16th August 2017

Fire-hit Greece calls off EU help as Prime Minister Tsipras says conditions improve

Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday called off a request for European assistance in battling wildfires as the blaze has been brought down.

published on : 16th August 2017

J-K: Pakistani troops violate ceasefire in Uri sector, woman injured in firing

Pakistani troops violated ceasefire on Independence Day today by firing at two places along the Line of Control in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

published on : 15th August 2017

High winds hamper Greek firefighting efforts even on thrid day, people flee homes

High winds have made the job difficult for the Greek firefighters, who are trying to control fires on the coast near Athens.

published on : 15th August 2017

Justice for Grenfell: A silent march in London for fire victims

Hundreds of people marched silently on Monday through the west London neighbourhood where a devastating fire in June left at least 80 people dead.

published on : 15th August 2017

State fire department to get more powers

The State government is planning to give more powers to Tamil Nadu Fire and Rescue Service.

published on : 14th August 2017

J-K: Three jawans injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan at Uri

The Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian positions at Baaz Post in Uri in Baramulla district at around 4 pm, Indian Army sources said.

published on : 13th August 2017

Tamil Nadu: Man saves wife, two kids from burning car; dies in fire

Dileep Kumar along with his family was going to Kochi from the city when his car's engine suddenly caught fire near a toll gate in Madukkarai area.

published on : 13th August 2017

Close shave for 40 as Karnataka bus catches fire

Timely alert from road users saves the day for passengers.

published on : 13th August 2017

Huge wildfires rage in Portugal and French island Corsica, no casualties

Almost 1,000 people had to leave during the night, with 2,000 hectares of scrubland destroyed due to wildfires in Portugal and on the French island of Corsica on Saturday.

published on : 12th August 2017

Woman, three daughters burnt to death in Uttar Pradesh house fire

The house caught fire due to an electrical short-circuit, the district magistrate said.

published on : 12th August 2017

Narrow escape for 40 passengers as KSRTC bus from Bengaluru goes up in flames outside Chennai

The bus was moving slowly near a check-post at Nazarathpet around 8.20 am when motorists behind the bus alerted the bus driver about the smoke emanating from the rear of the bus.

published on : 12th August 2017
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