Woman and two toddlers die in a fire in Karur

After a preliminary investigation, we came to the conclusion that an electric short circuit might have aused the fire said Superintendent of Police Pagalavan.

published on : 11th August 2020

Muslim woman takes care of Hindu Covid-19 positive mother's newborn twins

Responding to the post, Firdous Moon, the 36-year-old teacher of a private school, turned up as a messiah for the family residing in Dum Dum.

published on : 30th July 2020

‘First Bell’ crosses 1,000 sessions, viewership skyrockets

This has affected the preparations for the classes. To tackle this, KITE has made arrangements for preparation of  material for the classes from different districts.

published on : 27th July 2020

Anniversary of world's first atomic test fuels nuclear debate

Scientists weren’t entirely sure whether the “Gadget” would work as intended or if the explosion would ignite the Earth’s atmosphere or maybe lead to the evaporation of the planet.

published on : 17th July 2020

Twenty fishermen in Tamil Nadu booked for assaulting police inspector

The two groups of fishermen from Tharangambadi and Chandirapadi were at loggerheads with each other over the usage of purse sine nets, with the former opposing it.

published on : 14th July 2020

Five staffers test positive at fire station on Jnana Bharathi campus of Bangalore University

Five staffers of the fire station on the Jnana Bharathi campus of Bangalore University have tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday. Following this, the fire station was sanitised.

published on : 6th July 2020

Fire breaks out at jewellery in Kozhikode, staff injured

Preliminary reports suggest that as many as 12 persons were stuck inside, including four customers, who were rescued by breaking the window panes.

published on : 27th June 2020

10 four-wheelers gutted in fire at Pune garage

The fire damaged at least 10 four-wheelers and other material, the official said, adding that the cause of the blaze was not yet known.

published on : 25th June 2020

Distribution of textbooks in full swing in Kerala as ‘First Bell’ rings in phase III today

Additionally, the department will make video clips of the classes held for students in tribal hamlets and far-flung areas who had been unable to attend the sessions.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Second phase of ‘First Bell’ set to ring from Monday

The second phase of the virtual school learning programme ‘First Bell’  is all set to begin from Monday.

published on : 14th June 2020

Nine firefighters hospitalized in Florida after ship explosion

The explosion occurred nearly three hours after firefighters first responded to a ship at Blount Island after reports of a fire on Thursday afternoon, the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department tweet

published on : 5th June 2020

Major fire at hotel in South Mumbai; 27 including resident doctors rescued

25 people, all doctors, were residing in Hotel Fortune, located near Metro Cinema, when the blaze erupted there, they said.

published on : 28th May 2020

Major fire breaks out at spinning mill at Ludhiana

Over 80 fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the flames, a Ludhiana Fire Brigade official said.

published on : 24th May 2020

Major fire at chemical factory in Pune district; none hurt

No casualty was reported in the incident as the plant, located in Kurkumbh MIDC on Pune-Solapur Road, was closed, a fire brigade official said.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Firefighters in Chennai feel Covid heat as three test positive

Personnel allege lack of good-quality safety gear, inadequate disinfection of station premises; 26-yr-old medical representative working in Anna Nagar positive

published on : 1st May 2020
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