Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 08:17
A major explosion was reported from an illegal cracker making factory in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh on Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 14:27
Blasts were triggered by raging flames that engulfed two fire cracker units on Thursday near Sivakasi town in Tamil Nadu, authorities said.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 16:03
Madurai Bench of Madras High Court has sought to know what action government has taken against fireworks units at Sivakasi which violated norms.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 08, 2013, 18:45
A man has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by a local court for torturing his wife to divorce him so that he could marry another woman with whom he had an illicit relationship.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 22:00
Three persons were charred to death and 13 seriously injured in a blaze that swept through a private fireworks factory after an accidental explosion at nearby Singampatti on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 12:06
With one more person
succumbing to injuries at Madurai Rajaji government hospital today, the toll in the explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit near here has gone up to six, police said today.
Last Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 14:06
With two more persons succumbing to their injuries in the hospital, the toll in the explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit near here has gone up to five even as three persons were arrested in the case, police said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 14:20
Three persons were killed and five suffered burns in an explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit here on Sunday, police said.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 13:39
Three people died and eight others were injured in a blast in a firecracker unit near Sivakasi in Virudhunagar district of Tamil Nadu Sunday morning, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 10, 2012, 12:50
About 650 kg of ammonium nitrate, an explosive chemical, has been seized from an abandoned car at Tirunelveli`s Nanguneri.
Last Updated: Friday, September 28, 2012, 12:07
At least three people are reported to have died in a fresh fire incident at Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu.
Last Updated: Monday, September 17, 2012, 15:21
Narayanasamy said Central scientists would soon visit Sivakasi and inspect the firecracker and match manufacturing units.
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