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Telangana: Major fire breaks out at annual Numaish exhibition in Hyderabad

The annual AIIE, popularly known as Numaish which features over 2,500 stalls was inaugurated this year on the New Year's Day and was scheduled to run till February 15.

19 furniture shops gutted at Lakhnaur: Despite notices, no action was taken on fire safety norms

Asking what action was taken against the shopkeepers after issuing the notices, Davinder Singh said that the area does not fall within the jurisdiction of the MC, so they could not take any action.


Mumbai: Fire in Tardeo RTO, second in this week

In the major fire on Sunday, the RTO lost out on files, learning licenses and computer machines. They now operate out of a makeshift office. 

Lucknow: Fire engulfs hotel in Charbagh, at least five dead, several injured

Lucknow: At least 35 fire tenders were pressed into service and the firemen are at the hotel trying to douse the fire.

Fire destroys 50 shanties in Gurgaon, no injuries reported

“Prima facie, it seems that somebody was cooking in their home when their LPG cylinder burst unexpectedly," FSO Samriwal said. No injuries have been reported.

Telangana: Week after they lost huts in fire, 75 families have their own flats

Last Friday, a fire caused due to sparks from an illegal electricity connection in one of the huts gutted the 200-odd huts and left 1,000 people homeless. There were no casualties.


At least 64 dead in Russian shopping mall fire, no alarms reported

Russia fire: Sixty-four deaths were confirmed after the firefighters finished combing through the four floors of the mall, Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov told a televised briefing. Six of the bodies have not yet been recovered. Ten people have been hospitalised.

Man burnt to death as bus catches fire in Jammu and Kashmir

Meanwhile, sources suggest that people inside the bus were smoking and drinking alcohol. The driver and conductor of the bus fled away after the incident.

Greater Noida: Woman, child die after car catches fire

Their car caught fire near Faleda village due to short circuit, he said. Police and fire brigade teams reached the spot and controlled the fire, but the woman and her son succumbed to their burn injuries, Chauhan said.

South Korean hospital blaze kills at least 37, fleeing patients brave flames

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon ordered all possible equipment and personnel be used to fight the blaze, adding the hospital should be quickly searched to save as many lives as possible, his office said in a statement.