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Fire breaks out in building in Delhi's ITO

January 22, 2021 10:42 am

The director of Delhi Fire Service said that three fire tenders have been rushed to the spot and fire-fighting operations are underway.

Four of family killed in UP house fire

December 26, 2020 2:54 pm

Villagers saw smoke emanating from the house on Saturday morning and found a woman and her three children lying dead inside the house.

Fire at Kitab Khana, no casualties; damage assessment underway

December 11, 2020 1:16 am

A senior fire brigade official said, “The fire is said to have started from the kitchen of the restaurant in the Kitab Khana store. No one was injured, as we managed to evacuate people in time. The blaze was doused around 7.30 pm."

Ahmedabad: Major fire breaks out at three chemical factories, no casualties reported

December 09, 2020 8:59 am

No casualties or injuries have been reported in the fire incident. More than 100 personnel of the fire safety department along with ambulances were rushed to the spot.

Rajkot hospital fire: 3 directors of firm that runs pvt hospital held

December 01, 2020 5:22 am

Police arrested neurosurgeon Dr Prakash Modha, his son Dr Vishal Modha and Dr Tejas Karamta around 8.30 pm.

Fire at Dadumajra dumping ground contained but people's breathing problems continue

October 08, 2020 12:22 pm

Officials of Chandigarh Pollution Control Committee stated that the air quality deteriorated and had gone from satisfactory to moderate since Tuesday. The residents of Dadumajra stated that they felt sick due to the heavy smoke but feared to go to the hospital due to COVID-19.

Thousands still homeless after Greek refugee camp fire

September 12, 2020 4:18 pm

Authorities have said none of the camp's residents, except for 406 unaccompanied teenagers and children, would be allowed to leave the island.

Relied on our instinct: Doctors who averted major fire disaster in Vadodara Covid hospital

September 11, 2020 1:36 pm

The doctors describe that some patients were evacuated by the staff in bedsheet stretchers, while some were wheeled out on their beds.

Fire at garment godown in KASEZ, no one injured

August 31, 2020 3:18 am

The security officer, however, said that the fire-fighters managed to keep the fire confined to the godown of the OSVIPL. “It has not spread to any other adjoining units,” said Kamor Singh.

After three lives lost, paying guest policy approved by CHB

August 07, 2020 11:37 am

The approved draft will be sent to the UT Administration for its final approval.


Paris' Notre Dame Cathedral ablaze, part of spire collapses

April 16, 2019 11:15 am

Smoke could be seen billowing out from the top of the gothic cathedral, as flames lept out besides its two bell towers. The cathedral dates back to the 12th century and is famous for featuring in Victor Hugo's classic novel the Hunchback of Notre-Dame.

A day later, fire at Kolkata's Bagree Market yet to be contained

September 18, 2018 6:52 am

No casualty has been reported, but the operation has left two firefighters injured.

Fire breaks out at Colaba Causeway in Mumbai

June 02, 2016 6:16 pm

A fire broke out inside the four-storey Metro House located at Colaba Causeway, near Regal Cinema in Mumbai.

PM Narendra Modi visits site of Kerala temple fire that killed over 100 people

April 11, 2016 12:24 pm

Kerala Police on Monday detained five people who were involved in conducting the firework display after a huge fire broke out at Puttingal temple at Paravaur (Kollam District), Kerala early Sunday morning.

Make in India week: Fire brings down curtain on Maharashtra Night at Chowpatty

February 15, 2016 10:26 am

A fire broke out during the Maharashtra Night at Mumbai’s iconic Girgaum Chowpatty beach during Make in India week.

'Bandit Queen', 'Water': Movies who had to face bans or censor board's axe

November 20, 2015 9:00 am

Bandit Queen, Fire, Water, Amu, Unfreedom and many more movies have had to face the axe of Censor Board for some or the other reason, but these movies should be watched for the reality they carry. Directors like Shekhar Kapur, Deepa Mehta, Anurag Kashyap, Sonali Bose have taken up real subjects for their film, but unfortunately they could not proceed by showcasing their films for the public.

Fire breaks out in Connaught Place building

August 25, 2014 2:50 pm

A massive fire broke out in a building in Connaught Place area on Monday.

Today in pics: Fire in Mumbai's commercial building

July 18, 2014 2:18 pm

A major fire broke out on Friday in a 22-storey commercial building in a western suburb of Mumbai.

Everything you need to know about the new Amazon Fire

June 20, 2014 1:42 pm

Amazon on Wednesday unveiled a 'Fire' smartphone that will be closely tied to the products and services it sells, while adding such touches as the ability to render images in 3-D.

Fire breaks out in Jammu hotel

May 31, 2014 4:29 pm

Four persons were killed and 11 injured when a fire broke out in a hotel in Jammu.


Mumbai fire doused

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

Fire in building behind Mumbai’s Kamala Mills compound was doused on Saturday morning. No casualties reported.

‘I didn’t know if I was gonna make it' | Wildfires Rage in California

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

A fire ravaged Northern California on Thursday, damaging homes and injuring residents. Another fire started northwest of Los Angeles the following day, forcing more residents to evacuate.

This Barber Cuts Hair With Fire

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

A 21 year old savvy hairdresser Mohammed Faizan has a unique technique of cutting hair. He uses a candle instead of scissors at his salon. This unusual technique has earned him clients from not just India but from all over the world.

Over 60 houses gutted as massive fire breaks out in Bandra slum in Mumbai

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

A massive fire broke out in a slum opposite the Bandra Fire Station in Mumbai, gutting at least 60 houses on Tuesday. No casualties were reported, but two women and two children were admitted to a hospital after they fainted due to shock.

Kolkata medical college fire under control

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

An early morning fire at the Kolkata Medical College and Hospital has been brought under control. Ten fire tenders were rushed to the spot and at least 250 people evacuated. But no casualties have been reported.

Massive fire breaks in Kolkata's Bagri market

June 22, 2020 6:16 pm

A massive fire broke out in Kolkata's Bagri market, a hub of retail and wholesale shops. Over 30 fire engines have been trying to douse the fire.