Fire tragedy

At least three killed after fire breaks out in Ahmedabad's grocery shop

At least three killed after fire breaks out in Ahmedabad's grocery shop

At least three people were killed and several feared trapped after fire broke out in a grocery shop in the city's Naranpura locality.

Jan 09, 2018, 09:08 AM IST
Kamal Haasan escapes fire tragedy at home, 'lungs full of smoke' says actor

Kamal Haasan escapes fire tragedy at home, 'lungs full of smoke' says actor

Popular actor cum filmmaker Kamal Haasan had a narrow escape from a fire accident which took place at his residence on Friday night. The veteran took to Twitter and thanked his fans for the unconditional love and support.

Apr 08, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Fire at Presidency University, no casualties

A fire broke out at the Presidency University here on Monday but there were no casualties, the fire department said.

Jan 16, 2017, 16:00 PM IST

23 killed, 17 missing in Indonesia ferry fire

At least 23 persons were killed, 20 injured and 17 others were missing in a fire that broke out on a passenger ferry in the waters of the Jakarta Gulf on Sunday, disaster agency officials said.

Jan 01, 2017, 16:16 PM IST

Bangladesh fire tragedy toll hits 33

With the recovery of more bodies, the death toll in a fire tragedy at a food and cigarette packaging factory in Bangladesh today climbed to 33, while authorities called in the army to join the combing operation at the still- smouldering accident site.

Sep 12, 2016, 19:44 PM IST

12 trapped as fire erupts at Dhaka mall

At least 12 persons were trapped when a fire broke out at the Bashundhara City shopping mall here on Sunday, authorities said.

Aug 21, 2016, 16:08 PM IST

Fire erupts at Dhaka's shopping mall

A fire broke out at the Bashundhara City shopping mall in Dhaka on Sunday, authorities said.

Aug 21, 2016, 12:59 PM IST

20 newborns killed in Baghdad hospital fire

At least 20 newborn babies were killed on Wednesday in a fire at a hospital in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a police source said.

Aug 10, 2016, 14:35 PM IST
Kollam temple fire: RSS volunteers throng hospital to donate blood for victims; pictures go viral

Kollam temple fire: RSS volunteers throng hospital to donate blood for victims; pictures go viral

The pictures of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) volunteers waiting outside hospital to donate blood for Kollam's Puttingal temple fire victims have gone viral on various social media platforms.

Apr 11, 2016, 09:27 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi visits Puttingal Devi temple fire tragedy site in Kollam

Rahul Gandhi visits Puttingal Devi temple fire tragedy site in Kollam

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday visited the site of the deadly inferno at the Puttingal temple in Kerala`s Kollam district where at least 105 people were killed in the fire.

Apr 10, 2016, 19:34 PM IST

Ludhiana cancer hospital up in flames; all patients, staff safe

A private cancer hospital was engulfed in fire in Punjab's Ludhiana district on Monday, prompting evacuation of over 130 patients, including children, to safety. All patients and staff are safe, authorities said.

Mar 21, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

Fire in bank branch in Burdwan

Fire broke out at a bank branch at Jaugram in Burdwan district damaging documents, furniture and computers.

Mar 08, 2016, 15:20 PM IST
Fire at 'Make in India': How quick action by Mumbai Police, fire officials and Maharashtra govt saved several lives

Fire at 'Make in India': How quick action by Mumbai Police, fire officials and Maharashtra govt saved several lives

It was a terrifying moment for over 50,000 people as a massive fire engulfed the stage at a cultural event held at Girgaum Chowpatty seafront in Mumbai where a string of film celebrities and political leaders were present as part of the high-profile 'Make in India' investment meet but there were no casualties.

Feb 15, 2016, 12:39 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out in Mumbai's Parel area; no casualties reported

Massive fire breaks out in Mumbai's Parel area; no casualties reported

Another fire tragedy hit Mumbai on Tuesday evening.

Dec 29, 2015, 22:23 PM IST
Fire at Russian hospital kills 23: Ministry

Fire at Russian hospital kills 23: Ministry

The fire broke out shortly before midnight (2100 GMT) Saturday at the hospital in the village of Alferovka, which is located in the region of Voronezh in the south of the country.

Dec 13, 2015, 10:30 AM IST

Three siblings killed in fire incident in UP

Ballia: Three siblings were killed after their hut caught fire in Chitbara Gaon area here, police said Friday.

Jan 02, 2015, 13:48 PM IST

Two charred to death in hotel in Siliguri

Siliguri: Two guests were charred to death and three others were taken ill when a fire broke out in a hotel here, the police said Wednesday.

Dec 31, 2014, 11:27 AM IST

Two charred to death in hotel in Siliguri

Siliguri: Two guests were charred to death and three others were taken ill when a fire broke out in a hotel here, the police said Wednesday.

Dec 31, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

Property worth lakhs of rupees gutted in fire in UP

Property worth several lakh rupees was Wednesday gutted when a double storey godown cum residential building caught fire in Guljarnagar locality here, police said today.

Jul 02, 2014, 12:56 PM IST

Two firemen die in major fire; firefighting continues in Chandigarh

Bodies of two fireman were retrieved from the debris of a collapsed four-storey building in the wee hours, even as firefighting continued Monday after a major a fire broke out in it last night.

Jun 09, 2014, 13:02 PM IST