Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 16:15
Many escape routes were blocked with large bundles of cloth and basic safety regulations weren`t followed.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 13:15
The blaze started Tuesday from the basement and gutted three other floors of the building, said the official.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 11:26
Pakistani dailies Thursday sought regular inspections of factories as well as rigorous application of the law following the deaths of over 300 workers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 00:30
At least 13 people, including two women and a child, were killed and 30 injured in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi Tuesday when a fire broke out in a garment factory, a media report said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 22:29
At least 25 people, including three children, were killed and 15 others injured in a fire at a shoe factory in this eastern Pakistani city on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, September 07, 2012, 23:27
National Human Rights Commission on Friday issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu government on the Sivakasi fire accident that claimed 39 lives.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 05, 2012, 22:51
Sonia Gandhi expressed grief over the death of around 54 people in the blaze on the outskirts of Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 16:10
The fire broke out after a gas cylinder exploded at a factory in Shadnagar town in Mahbubnagar district. Shadnagar is about 50 km from Hyderabad.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 24, 2012, 15:04
A fire broke out in a paper factory in the Dadanagar Industrial area here, but no one was injured in the incident, fire officials said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Friday, February 10, 2012, 20:08
PM Manmohan Singh has sought a report on the fire incident at an Onida factory in Uttarakhand that has claimed 10 lives, even as the Centre asked the Khanduri govt to order safety audit of all factories in the hill state.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 13, 2011, 21:25
Death toll in the cracker factory
fire at Rau here rose to eight with one more victim succumbing
to his injuries at a hospital here, police said.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 06, 2011, 16:44
Seven people were killed and five
others critically injured after a major fire broke out at a cracker factory near Indore today, police said.
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