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Lucknow: Lift collapses in District Court Wazirganj, 12 injured

Lucknow: Lift collapses in District Court Wazirganj, 12 injured

In a tragic turn of events, 12 people were left injured after a lift in Wazirganj District Court collapsed on Monday. As per the reports, the ambulance were called immediately and the injured were rushed to nearby hospital. 

Sep 04, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 24

Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 24

Thirtyfour people were pulled out of the massive stone-and-twisted-steel debris of whom 21 were either declared brought dead at the state-run J J Hospital or succumbed during treatment. 

Aug 31, 2017, 21:45 PM IST
Landslides in Mizoram snap road links, 7 buildings collapse

Landslides in Mizoram snap road links, 7 buildings collapse

At least seven buildings, including a church, collapsed in Aizawl and nearby villages due to multiple landslides triggered by heavy rains in Mizoram since Thursday, officials said on Saturday.

Aug 26, 2017, 19:23 PM IST
100 bridges on the verge of collapse: Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari

100 bridges on the verge of collapse: Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadakari said his ministry had last year launched a special project to create data of all bridges and culverts in the country as part of the steps to avert mishaps.

Aug 03, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

BJP-Shiv Sena must apologise to Mumbai: Congress on building collapse

On Tuesday, 17 people died after the building collapsed. 

Jul 26, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Sri Lanka to demolish 10,000 buildings after collapse

Sri Lanka said Friday it will demolish an estimated 10,000 illegally built homes and offices in Colombo, a day after a seven-storey wedding hall collapsed, killing one and wounding 23.

May 19, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse

Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a last-minute chance to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin.

Jul 08, 2015, 06:12 AM IST

Eleven dead in China building collapse, three missing: State media

Eleven people died after a shoe factory collapsed in eastern China, state media reported Sunday, with more than 40 escaping on their own or being rescued.

Jul 05, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Delhi: Sarvodaya Enclave under-construction building collapse

At least one person was injured after an under-construction building collapsed in the national capital's Sarvodaya Enclave area on Wednesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

Bangla authorities evacuate hotel fearing collapse

Bangladeshi authorities today evacuated a posh hotel here after a road beside it suffered sudden subsidence resulting in cracks on the walls of the six-storey building.

May 27, 2015, 13:45 PM IST

Four injured in ceiling collapse at Istanbul airport: Reports

Four people were injured on Friday when the ceiling collapsed at part of the domestic terminal of Istanbul`s Ataturk airport, Turkish media reports said.

May 08, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

Is internet on brink of collapse?

The internet is heading towards a 'capacity crunch' and could reach its limit in just eight years, say scientists.

May 04, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

Mufti condoles death of 6 persons in house collapse in Budgam

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed tonight expressed grief on the death of six persons in a house collapse triggered by heavy rains in Chadoora belt of Budgam district.

Mar 31, 2015, 01:16 AM IST
EPL: Bafetimbi Gomis returns to Swansea City training

EPL: Bafetimbi Gomis returns to Swansea City training

Swansea City striker Bafetimbi Gomis returned to training on Wednesday, a week after collapsing during a Premier League game at Tottenham Hotspur.

Mar 11, 2015, 21:38 PM IST

Zambian president collapses at Women's Day event

Zambian President Edgar Lungu collapsed on the podium while presiding over a Women`s Day celebration in Lusaka on Sunday -- less than two months after the 58-year-old took over from a leader who died in office.

Mar 09, 2015, 00:10 AM IST

Cairo apartment block collapse kills 15: Officials

A building in Egypt`s capital, where two floors had been added illegally, collapsed overnight, killing 15 people and burying seven more in the rubble, emergency services and officials said Tuesday.

Nov 25, 2014, 16:42 PM IST

Ukraine seeks to ban Communist Party

Ukraine sought on Tuesday to ban the Communist Party more than two decades after the Soviet Union`s collapse because of its alleged support for pro-Russian insurgents battling government forces in the separatist east.

Jul 08, 2014, 21:28 PM IST

Yemeni air force bombs Shi`ite rebels after ceasefire collapses

The Yemeni air force bombed Shi`ite Muslim fighters north of Sanaa on Saturday in fighting that caused "a large number of casualties", local officials said, after a truce reached last month between the insurgents and government forces collapsed.

Jul 05, 2014, 17:29 PM IST

One killed, 8 injured in shanty collapse in Doda

One person was killed and 8 others injured when a shanty collapsed in the upper reaches of Bhaderwah in Doda district of Jammu division, a police official said on Sunday.

Jun 29, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

Four killed in China school building collapse

Four members of a family, including two children, were killed today when a primary school building collapsed after incessant rain in China`s eastern Jiangxi Province.

Jun 20, 2014, 20:22 PM IST