Seven die in Bangladesh cement factory collapse

At least seven workers were killed, over 50 injured and scores of others were feared trapped under tonnes of debris after the roof of an under-construction cement factory collapsed in southwestern Bangladesh.

Five die, scores trapped as Bangladesh cement factory caves in

At least five people were killed, 39 injured and scores of others were feared trapped under tonnes of debris after an under-construction cement factory collapsed on Thursday in southwestern Bangladesh.

Under-construction house collapses in UP, 13 killed
Under-construction house collapses in UP, 13 killed

Thirteen people were killed and one other injured when an unfinished house collapsed in Dulhipur locality in Mughalsarai area here, police said on Sunday.

Delhi: One killed, three injured in mishap at NBCC construction site

One person died and three others were injured in a mudslide at NBCC construction site in East Kidwai Nagar on Thursday.

One dead, three hurt in Delhi building collapse

A 30 year-old labourer was killed and three others were injured when an under-construction government building collapsed in south Delhi, police said on Thursday.

Multi-storey building collapses in north-east Delhi, 15 rescued so far

A four-storeyed building collapsed in Gautampuri area of northeast Delhi in the wee hours of Wednesday in which several people are believed to be trapped.

Two die after another building collapses in Kenya

Kenya's president ordered an audit of all buildings in the capital on Monday after an eight-story residential building collapsed, killing at least two people in the city's second deadly collapse in a month caused by bad construction, officials said.

At least one dead in Nairobi high-rise building collapse

 At least one person was killed and several others were injured on Sunday when a six-storey residential building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, officials said.

Nigeria preacher hosts relatives of building collapse victims

Nigerian pastor TB Joshua will host a New Year`s memorial service for the South African relatives of those killed in a building collapse at his Lagos megachurch. 

Ghaziabad building collapse: Structure flouted rules

The industrial building, which collapsed last night killing one person and injuring seven others, was being constructed in violation of rules and regulations, officials said.

School officials booked for negligence over building collapse

 A case has been registered against six persons of a school management for alleged negligence in the building collapse near New Mandi area here, with no casualties reported so far, police said today.

Coroner threatens Nigerian `prophet` for second inquest no-show

A coroner on Thursday said he would order the arrest of a Nigerian preacher after he again failed to appear to give evidence about a deadly building collapse at his Lagos megachurch.

Chennai building collapse: Madras HC raises questions on probe

The Madras High Court on Monday raised some questions on the investigation into the multi-storeyed building collapse here in June wondering whether the final report was filed in a hurry and asked the government to submit an additional affidavit on its observations in six weeks.

Two killed in Bangalore building collapse

Two people, including a child, were killed when a building collapsed in Bangalore early Thursday morning.

One killed, 2 injured in building collapse in Kolkata

One person was killed and two others were injured when a portion of a two-storied building collapsed on Jamnalal Bajaj Street in the Burrabazar area, the commercial hub of the city today, fire brigade sources said.

Woman dies in building collapse in TN

A 22-year-old woman died and another seriously injured when the balcony in the second floor of a four-storey government building collapsed, police said.

Nigerian leader visits collapsed building as death toll hits 86

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday visited the collapsed guesthouse at a mega-church in Lagos, promising to investigate the cause of the tragedy as the death toll hit 86, rescuers said Saturday.

Death toll in Nigeria building collapse rises to 80: Rescuers

The death toll from a collapsed guesthouse at a megachurch in Nigeria`s financial capital Lagos has risen to 80 after more bodies were pulled from the rubble, rescuers said on Thursday.

Toll in Nigeria building collapse hits 70

 The toll in a building collapse at a church complex in Nigeria`s commercial capital Lagos reached 70 Wednesday, a spokesman of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said in the latest development on the incident which occurred last week.

Death toll from Lagos church collapse rises to 62

The collapse of a guest house under construction at the compound of a popular Lagos Pentecostal church last week killed 62 people, emergency services said on Tuesday.