Hoax call may have led to Mumbai fireman`s death: Official

A hoax distress call might have led to the death of a fireman in Friday`s fire that broke out in a 22-storeyed building here, a top fire official said Saturday.

Mumbai building fire: Cops record statements of 14 people

City police on Saturday recorded the statements of 14 persons associated with the ill-fated upscale commercial high-rise in suburban Andheri which had caught fire yesterday and claimed the life of a fireman.

Major fire in AG office building; CM orders inquiry

A devastating fire on Tuesday swept through the British-era Gorton Castle, which houses the office of the Accountant General, reducing two floors of the heritage building to ashes and destroying important records.

10 workers die in Russia building fire

A fire ripped through a new Moscow building`s underground parking lot, killing 10 migrant workers and injuring 13 others.

Eight die in Moscow building fire

Eight people were killed when a building in Moscow caught fire Saturday, Xinhua reported.

Fire in Kolkata building, one killed

One person was killed and three people were injured in a fire at a multi-storey residential building in Kolkata early Friday, police said.

Teenager killed, 4 injured in Jaipur building fire

A 13-year-old girl died and four
others were injured Friday when a fire broke out at a three-storey building in a congested locality here.

13 priests arrested for fire mishap

Thirteen priests have been arrested in connection with the incident of fire that gutted a bar and restaurant atop a three-storeyed commercial building here, police said on Tuesday.

Death toll in Stephen Court fire rises to 42

Eight more bodies were Monday recovered during the clearing of debris at the landmark Stephen Court building which had caught fire on March 23, raising the death toll to 42.