Fire breaks out in library of private hospital in Kolkata

A fire broke out in the library section of a private hospital in Park Street area of the city Sunday night, police and fire brigade said.

Kolkata: Fire breaks out in Chatterjee International building

A major fire broke out Tuesday morning in the 24-floor iconic Chatterjee International Building in the heart of the city with fire personnel rescuing those trapped inside the high rise which houses many commercial establishments.

Fire in Kolkata godowns, eight injured

Eight persons received burn injuries when a fire broke out in two godowns in North Kolkata`s Cossipore area on Sunday.

Fire in North Kolkata building

A fire broke out on the top floor of an 11-storied building in North Kolkata late on Monday night.

Fire in Kolkata auditorium

A fire broke out in the closed auditorium in Kolkata Police Bodyguard Lines compound here late on Saturday night.

Left, Congress demand probe into Maheshtala fire

The fire in Santoshpur-Maheshtala area on the outskirts of Kolkata had left more than 1,000 people homeless.

Kolkata market fire throws up heroes

The devastating fire at Surya Sen Market complex here on Wednesday brought out the extraordinary courage of ordinary people who staked their lives to save fellow beings, whom they did not even know personally.

Mamata announces compensation for Kolkata fire victims

Mamata Banerjee Wednesday directed the police, fire brigade and the municipal corporation to submit a report on the fire at a Kolkata market.

Twenty killed in market fire in Kolkata

Twenty people were killed and six others injured in a devastating fire on the first two floors of a building housing a market, a godown and offices in Sealdah area in the metropolis in the early hours on Wednesday.

Fire breaks out in building in busy Barabazar area

A fire broke out in a three-storeyed building on Ezra Street in the busy Barabazar area Saturday morning but there was no report of any casualty.

Kolkata fire: Prez honours nurses who died

Two nurses, who sacrificed their lives to save patients in the AMRI Hospital fire in Kolkata in December were among 36 nurses who were honoured by President Pratibha Patil.

AMRI authorities plan to reopen fire-hit hospital

AMRI Hospital authorities plan to reopen unaffected portions of their complex in Dhakuria Hospital.

Five of family found dead in Kolkata fire

The charred bodies of five members of a family, including one with injury marks, were found from a house that caught fire early Monday, police said.

Major fire at multi-storied building in South Kolkata

A major fire broke out in a multi-storied building in South Kolkata`s posh business hub of Chowringhee on Thursday, the fire department said.

Kolkata fire: Two AMRI directors get bail

After spending 111 days in custody,
two directors of the fire-ravaged AMRI Hospital were on Wednesday
granted bail by the Calcutta High Court which observed that
day-to-day affairs of the hospital were not run by them.

West Bengal: Fire at shoe shop, none injured

A fire was reported from a shoe shop in Thakurpukur area on the southern fringes of Kolkata, police said.

Fire in Kolkata factory, no casualties

A huge fire broke out in a rubber shoe factory in south east Kolkata`s Tiljala area, fire brigade sources said on Tuesday, days after a fire at the AMRI hospital killed 93 people.

Another fire in Kolkata, no casualty

According to reports, a timber godown in North Kolkata was engulfed with fire.

West Bengal Assembly adjourned

West Bengal Assembly was on Monday adjourned after passing obituary reference to those who died fire tragedy at AMRI hospital as well as other eminent
personalities who had passed away.

AMRI fire: Toll rises to 93 with 2 more deaths

A police constable and a female patient, rescued from the fire-ravaged AMRI Hospital, died today taking the toll in Friday`s inferno to 93.