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Chennai building collapse: DMK`s MK Stalin demands independent probe

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 13:41

Demanding an independent probe in 11-storey building collapse that killed more than 60 people in Chennai a few weeks back, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) held protest and met Tamil Nadu Governor Konijeti Rosaiah Konijeti Rosaiah on Saturday.

Building collapse: Commission to submit report in 2 months

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 14:27

The Tamil Nadu Government appointed one-man commission to probe the collapse of an under-construction building near here that claimed 61 lives, today inspected the site, and said its report would be submitted in two months.

Delhi govt mulls ways to check building mishaps

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 00:18

In an effort to check incidents of fire, building collapse in the national capital, Delhi government is planning to provide temporary water, electricity connections to those buildings which fail to obtain fire safety certificate.

Jayalalithaa presents solatium to families of 14 Chennai building collapse victims

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 23:53

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday gave away a total sum of Rs 98 lakh as relief to families of 14 persons killed in the June 28 building collapse near suburban Porur.

Chennai building collapse: Two more arrests

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 15:51

Two persons, wanted in connection with the June 28 under construction building collapse that killed 61 persons near suburban Porur, were arrested Tuesday by the SIT probing the mishap.

TN to honour personnel who toiled in collapse rescue operation

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 13:27

Tamil Nadu government will on Tuesday honour personnel involved in the rescue operations at the site of the 11-storey under construction building which collapsed at Suburban Porur recently in which 61 lives were lost.

Jayalalitha forms SIT to probe Chennai building tragedy; wall collapse in Tiruvallur kills 11

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 10:03

At least 11 were killed and several others feared trapped when a compound wall in Tiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu collapsed on Sunday morning.

Chennai building collapse: Karunanidhi dubs probe panel an eyewash, demands CBI inquiry

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 23:46

Terming as an "eyewash" the setting up of an inquiry commission by Tamil Nadu government to probe the 11-storeyed under construction building collapse which claimed 61 lives here, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Friday demanded a CBI investigatiom into the incident.

Need law to fix accountability in building collapse: Naidu

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 14:29

Against the backdrop building collapse incidents, Urban Development minister M Venkaiah Naidu Wednesday favoured incorporating in law provisions which hold the concerned officials responsible when such incidents happen due to their negligence.

Building collapse: TN govt sets up inquiry panel, toll rises to 60

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 12:08

The Tamil Nadu government today set up an inquiry commission to probe the collapse of a 11-storey under-construction residential building here in which the death toll has shot up to 60.

NHRC holds MCD responsible for building collapse

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 21:23

NHRC held the then MCD responsible for a building collapse in Karol Bagh area in 2012 in which four people lost their lives.

Chennai building collapse: Death toll rises to 42

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 09:21

Five days after an under-construction building collapsed in Chennai, the death toll has now risen to 42, reports said on Wednesday.