New Delhi, June 7
The Supreme Court on Friday fixed June 10 for hearing the plea of Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board against an order of National Green Tribunal allowing Sterlite Industries Ltd to recommence oper...
Mumbai, June 7
Four persons were killed and nine others injured in a fire at an industrial area in suburban Mumbai. According to fire brigade officials, the blaze broke out at the IBL House in MIDC, An...
Mangalore, June 4
Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) has said in a statement that there was a fire in the phase 2 unit of the refinery on Monday night. No casualties were reported. A line leading to t...
Beijing, June 3
At least 119 people were killed and 54 others injured today when a huge fire destroyed a major poultry processing plant in northeast China, in what could be the country’s deadliest inferno in over...
Guwahati, May 31
A major fire broke out in two mother plants of the public sector Numaligarh Refinery Ltd (NRL) in upper Assam’s Golaghat district this morning.
No casualty or injury has been reported.
Hyderabad, May 29
Fire tenders in Andhra Pradesh will soon be equipped with Global Positioning System (GPS) and video cameras, a measure aimed at quick response during emergencies.The initiative, touted as t...
New Delhi, May 18
A minor fire broke out inside a plastic factory at Shahbad area in outer Delhi early this morning.“We received a call at 4.50 a.m. 15 fire tenders were rushed to combat the fire. The flames...
Thane, May 13
One person was charred to death and two others sustained serious burn injuries when a fire broke out at an industrial unit in Dombivili township of Thane district this morning.The fire brok...
Dhaka, May 9
A major fire at a garment factory in Bangladesh capital killed its managing director, a top police official and six others.
Fire service officials said Managing Director of Tung Hai sweat...
Moscow, Apr 26
At least 38 people, mostly patients, were killed when a fire engulfed a psychiatric hospital in Russia’s Moscow region early today, officials said.The fire, which broke out at about 3.00 a....
Mumbai, June 7
Four IndusInd Bank employees lost their lives in a late night fire at the Andheri back-office of the bank. The fire broke out at around 11.15 p.m. on Thursday.
The deceased have been iden...
Moscow, June 5
Thousands of commuters were evacuated from the Moscow metro today after a high-voltage electric cable caught fire, filling station platforms with smoke at the height of the rush hour, emergency of...
Beijing, June 4
Death toll from the fire at a poultry plant in northeast China’s Jilin Province has risen to 120 with about 70 people injured.
The fire broke out yesterday at a poultry processing worksho...
Houston, Jun 1
Four firefighters were killed and 13 injured while trying to douse a massive fire that broke out at an Indian restaurant and spread to an adjacent motel near a busy highway here.
Visakhapatnam, May 31
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Islamabad, May 25
Seventeen children and a teacher were charred to death in Pakistan’s Punjab province today when the bus taking them to school caught fire apparently due to a leakage in gas cylinder.Seven c...
Visakhapatnam, May 17
Fire broke out on Thursday night in the HPCL refinery here in one of the crude distillation units. But it was brought under control and extinguished by Friday early morning. Th...
Pune, May 11
Around 500 movie-goers were rescued in the city after fire broke out at Inorbit Mall at Vimannagar Chowk on Nagar Road in Pune. According to officials, the blaze occurred last night. Howeve...
Balasore (Odisha), Apr 29
A fire broke out in an underground magazine store of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) at Chandipur, about 15 km from here this morning, triggering a string of explosions.
Coimbatore, Apr 25
Four women were killed and seven persons injured in a fire that broke out on the third floor of a four-storeyed commercial complex here on Thursday. The deceased have been identified as emp...