Mumbai, Aug 14
18 sailors/officers on board feared dead; probe ordered
Kolkata, Aug. 5
R. S. Agarwal, Joint Chairman, Emami Group of Companies, said on Monday that the company was keen to re-open the AMRI Hospital in Kolkata where over 90 people were killed in a fire in December, 20...
Beijing, July 26
At least 10 people were killed when a fire broke out today at a nursing home for the elderly in northeast China.The blaze ripped through the facility in the early hours at the in-patient bu...
Beijing, July 24
Ten miners were confirmed dead at a fire accident in a sulphur mine in a northwest China province.
Seven bodies of the trapped miners have been lifted from the pit while the remaining thr...
Guwahati, July 20
A major fire broke out in Uzan Bazar market here gutting over 50 shops and destroyed property worth over Rs two crore but there was no casualty. According to police, the fire broke out arou...
Vadodara, July 17
Fire erupted at Gujarat Refinery unit on the outskirts of the city in which one person was injured.
“There was a fire near the flare knock out drum (KOD) of FCC (fluidised catalytic crack...
London, July 13
A fire aboard an empty 787 at Heathrow Airport spooked Boeing investors as they feared the re-emergence of battery problems that grounded the plane for months earlier this year.
Mumbai, July 3
A fire broke out in a building in Ballard Pier area of south Mumbai this morning, fire brigade sources said.
“The fire broke out on the third floor of the Exchange Building in Ballard Pie...
Jakarta, July 1
Indonesia declared on Monday that air pollution in parts of Sumatra island had returned to normal levels after days of efforts to fight forest fires that have choked areas of South-East Asia in ha...
Pune, June 18
Fire broke out in the intensive care unit of a two-storeyed hospital here today, but there were no human casualties.According to officials, the blaze occurred on the second floor of Galaxy...
Nairobi, Aug 7
A massive fire engulfed the arrivals hall at Kenya’s main international airport early today, forcing East Africa’s largest airport to close and the re-routing of all inbound flights.
Cuttack, Aug 5
At least 20 patients in the plastic surgery unit of SCB Medical College and Hospital here escaped unhurt when a fire broke out inside a cabin of the unit on Sunday evening.According to offi...
Patiala, July 25
A fire broke out at the main building of the State Bank of Patiala (SBoP) today, police said here.
However, no one was injured in the fire.
Fire tenders of Patiala Municipal Corp...
Bangalore, July 21
At present, RGIPT has two centres. The Bangalore centre will focus on ‘fire and safety’. »
Dindigul (TN) July 19
The presence of mind of a cook in a train prevented flames from a leaking gas cylinder in the pantry car from engulfing it and spreading to other coaches near Palayam on Friday, police said.
London, July 13
Investigators are still trying to establish the cause of a fire on a parked Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which temporarily shut down both runways at Heathrow airport here yesterday causing air traffic c...
Srinagar, July 11
A major fire broke out in the annexe of the Civil Secretariat, the seat of Jammu and Kashmir Government, here today.
Flames and smoke started billowing from the two-storey wooden structur...
Houston, Jul 1
At least 19 firefighters have been killed battling a blaze in Yarnell town in central Arizona, with prevalent hot winds blowing across the US making it one of the country’s deadliest wildfire....
Singapore, June 22
Singapore today warned of action against companies in Indonesia allegedly behind starting illegal fires in plantations in Sumatra, smoke from which has choked the city-state for the past three day...
Thane, June 16
A major portion of Camlin Fine Chemicals unit at Boisar area here was gutted in fire in the wee hours today.
According to police, no one was hurt in the mishap.
The blaze erupted...