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.
London`s landmark "Gherkin" office tower, one of the landmarks on the British capital`s skyline, went on sale for about £650 million ($1.1 billion, 820 million euros) on Tuesday after being placed into receivership.
After Delhi and Chennai, two separate incidents of building collapse Mumbai on Saturday morning killed at least three people and injured several others. According to reports, two pavement dwellers were crushed to death after a portion of a building in Jai Bhim Nagar fell on them.
In an effort to check incidents of fire, building collapse in the national capital, Delhi government is planning to provide temporary water, electricity connections to those buildings which fail to obtain fire safety certificate.
Tension prevailed here Thursday after an AIADMK MLA and his supporters were taken in a van by police to prevent friction between the ruling party and DMK workers over a building of Young Badagas Association.