Plywood unit in Keezhillam gutted

The officers said the loss was pegged at around Rs 5 crore.

published on : 4th December 2022

Fire in Greater Noida building, over 50 people evacuated 

No injuries were reported in the fire that broke out in the basement of the building located in Shahberi village of Bisrakh area in Greater Noida (West).

published on : 3rd December 2022

Shots fired at Pakistan embassy in Afghanistan' capital

Although Pakistan does not officially recognise Afghanistan's Taliban government, it kept its embassy open even as the hardline Islamists took over in August last year.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Fire breaks out at Chandni Chowk shop, flames doused

Six fire tenders were rushed to the spot and the blaze was brought under control at 11.35 am.

published on : 30th November 2022

Fire brought under control in Bhagirath Palace area: officials

According to the officials, the fire has been brought under control but the cooling process is still underway to ensure that the fire is completely doused.

published on : 30th November 2022

At least six members of family killed in a fire in UP's Firozabad

Prima facie, it appears that a short circuit led to the fire, gutting the shop and the owners' house on the first floor, police said.

published on : 30th November 2022

Delhi: Three illegal firearm suppliers held, 22 pistols seized

The accused have been identified as Manmohan Chorasia (32), Jaiprakash Pandey (23), both residents of Datia, Madhya Pradesh, and Abhishek Singh (22) from Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan.

published on : 29th November 2022

Death toll in firework mishap rises to 2

The deceased was identified as SK Kalimuddin alias Pintu of Kendrapara’s Jayapura village. He was selling balloons and toys at the Balia market on the day the mishap happened.

published on : 29th November 2022

Delhi: Fire in Chandni Chowk's Bhagirath market continues to rage for fourth day

More than 200 shops have been damaged in the massive fire that broke out in the wholesale market for electrical appliances on Thursday night, the officials said.

published on : 27th November 2022

L-G takes stock of Chandni Chowk blaze, seeks report in 30 days

Saxena, who visited the place in the morning to take stock of the situation, said the cooling process was still on. 

published on : 27th November 2022

UP: Chief engineer at sugar mill jumps off roof to save himself from fire, dies

The chief engineer of the mill was seriously injured after jumping down from the top floor.

published on : 26th November 2022

Deadly Xinjiang fire stirs anger at China's zero-Covid policy

Ten people were killed and nine injured when the blaze ripped through a residential building in the regional capital Urumqi on Thursday night, according to state news agency Xinhua.

published on : 26th November 2022

Delhi: Traders blame poor infrastructure, demand compensation over Chandni Chowk fire

The fire broke out at around 9 pm on Thursday in a shop in Mahalaxmi Market and soon spread to adjacent ones, all dealing in electrical appliances, officials said.

published on : 25th November 2022

Around 150 shops gutted in fire at wholesale market in Delhi's Chandni Chowk

According to the fire department, the call regarding the fire was received at 9:19 pm on Thursday following which the fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

published on : 25th November 2022

10 killed in apartment fire in northwest China's Xinjiang

The tragedy comes days after 38 people died in a fire at an industrial trading company in central China caused by welding sparks that ignited cotton cloth.

published on : 25th November 2022

Algeria sentences 49 people to death over forest fire lynching: Media

Although much of Algeria's interior is desert, the north has more four million hectares (10 million acres) of forest, which is hit every summer by fires.

published on : 24th November 2022

Maharashtra: Man sets property of girlfriend's father on fire after she refuses to elope 

The accused and the woman have been in a relationship for the last seven months due to which his wife has left him, police said. 

published on : 23rd November 2022

38 killed in fire at industrial wholesale factory in China, violation of safety measures found

Industrial accidents are common in China due to weak safety standards and corruption among officials tasked with enforcing them.

published on : 22nd November 2022

At least five dead as warehouse catches fire near Moscow train stations

"Unfortunately, during the inspection of the debris, five people were found dead and one person was injured," Moscow's branch of the emergency situations ministry said on social media late on Sunday.

published on : 21st November 2022

Fire breaks out at Niali haat, ravages 43 thatched sheds

Though the exact reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained, the mishap is suspected to have been started by some miscreants who set the sheds on fire intentionally. 

published on : 21st November 2022
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