February 09, 2020 8:38 am
The office of Ambika Builders, which was being operated from the company’s showroom collapsed, on the busy Kharar-Landran road at around 12.30 pm.
October 21, 2018 7:56 pm
Rescue works were taken up immediately, and the body of the deceased was recovered, which was later handed over to his kin after completion of legal and medical formalities, an official said.
July 21, 2018 4:46 am
A committee has been formed will evaluate guidelines and assess geographical conditions to provide recommendations on how such incidents can be prevented.
July 19, 2018 6:55 am
Since February this year, at least six complaints about “illegal and unauthorised construction” in Shahberi were submitted before district officials, state government departments and Chief Minister's Office.
July 19, 2018 6:57 am
The collapse also came as a shock to Deepika, whose family had paid Rs 22 lakh for a flat three months ago, and were scheduled to move into their new home — now reduced to rubble — in two days.
July 19, 2018 9:03 am
As time elapsed, NDRF kept working in the sweltering heat in shifts of 2 hours — searching, cutting and drilling — while the rest performed supporting duties.
July 19, 2018 6:56 am
The FIR added that the builders had been “warned” by authorities at frequent intervals — but they did not cease construction.
July 19, 2018 1:58 am
Greater Noida buildings collapse HIGHLIGHTS: Nine bodies have been retrieved by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams. Several persons are feared to be trapped under the rubble and are yet to be located.
August 30, 2017 4:47 am
As a “sluggish” search operation reached its fourth day, local people said the rains had further slowed down the clearing of wet debris. According to a Mumbai fire brigade official, by evening, power cut forced them to suspend the work as there was not enough light.
July 18, 2017 3:32 pm
People continue to live in dangerous buildings across the city, despite notices being issued by the authorities concerned. Safety codes are often ignored in Pakistan and in some of the poorer areas construction is haphazard and bribes are paid to inspectors to approve substandard construction.