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One person rescued: 4-5 men feared buried as building collapses in Gurgaon

July 19, 2021 1:07 am

According to officials, the structure was located on the premises of the 'Cargo Deluxe Company' and served as a residence for the employees.

Florida, the land of gleaming condos, frets after collapse

July 13, 2021 11:00 am

A condo craze boomed in the 1970s, and Florida, decades after the advent of air-conditioning, insect repellent and swamp dredging, was on its way to becoming the third-most populous state, a frontier land for builders and investors and a powerful lure for people seeking the ultimate Florida reward: life on the beach.

Death toll in Florida condo collapse climbs to nine, with 150 still missing

June 28, 2021 8:47 am

Even so, Fire Chief Alan Cominsky said on Sunday that crews had yet to find such voids in the rubble or signs of anyone alive since early in the tragedy, when faint sounds were detected.

Bombay HC orders judicial inquiry into Malad building collapse: ‘Every stakeholder is failing in duty’

June 12, 2021 5:15 am

It also sought to know from civic authorities the entire mechanism by which illegal constructions come up in cities.

Malad building collapse: Survey begins to identify and evacuate ‘illegal structures’; demolition to follow, say officials

June 11, 2021 11:12 pm

The encroachment removal wing of the suburban collector’s office will soon issue demolition notices to those residing in these structures, officials said.

12 killed in building collapse: Owner warned about cracks say residents

June 11, 2021 7:35 am

‘He used cement to fill cracks, didn’t plan to repair’

Mumbai: ‘We haven’t told her about her son's death’

June 11, 2021 1:00 am

Piyush, nicknamed John, used to live with his parents in the same neighbourhood. Piyush's grandmother Dhanalaxmi and her son Murugan used to stay on rent on the first floor of the ill-fated three-storeyed structure.

Will frame scheme to deal with collapse of unauthorised structures: State to Bombay HC

October 16, 2020 2:12 am

While responding to the suo motu Public Interest Litigation (PIL) initiated by High Court, the government said it will frame an appropriate scheme for effectively dealing with the issue of collapse of unauthorised structures.

Three killed after under construction building collapses in Vadodara

September 29, 2020 2:48 pm

The city police have registered a case of accidental death and are on a lookout for the contractor and the owner.

Derabassi building collapse: Deceased building owner booked for negligence

September 26, 2020 6:05 am

The Estate Officer of the MC Jagjeet Singh said that they issued a notice to Hardev Singh's neighbour, who was also constructing a building, and directed him to take necessary permissions from the MC and also submit the safety certificate of the building.


Building collapses in Solan, 13 Army personnel among 14 dead

July 15, 2019 3:21 pm

The building collapsed around 3.50 pm near the Kumarhatti-Nahan highway in Solan. A search and rescue operation has been launched by the authorities.

Greater Noida building collapse: Several people buried, nine bodies recovered

July 19, 2018 12:48 pm

Two buildings with one being under construction-collapsed in Shahberi Village in Greater Noida Tuesday night leaving three people dead. Eyewitnesses said that a four-storey building fell on a six storey under-construction building around 8.45 pm. The death toll is likely to increase.

Multi-storey building collapses in West Delhi’s Vishnu Garden; many feared trapped

July 19, 2015 10:08 am

Two people were killed, while eight others, including some children, injured when a five-storey building collapsed in West Delhi’s Vishnu Garden area on Saturday evening.

Two dead as under-construction building collapses in North Delhi

June 01, 2014 9:12 pm

Two persons were killed while 11 others were injured when a three storey under-construction building collapsed on Sunday afternoon in Sadar Bazar area in north Delhi.