Biscuit that survived Titanic up for auction

 The "world's most valuable biscuit" which survived the sinking of the Titanic more than a century ago, will go under the hammer later this month and is expected to fetch between 8,000 and 10,000 pounds.

12 burnt alive in Andhra firecrackers unit blast

At least 12 workers, 11 of them women, were charred to death and six others injured when a blast Monday rocked a firecrackers unit in Andhra Pradesh, police said.

Sivakasi cracker unit explosion: Toll goes up to five

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.

Five killed in cracker unit fire in Kerala

Five persons were charred to death and seven suffered serious burns when a cracker manufacturing unit caught fire and exploded.

Three killed in cracker unit fire in Kerala

Three persons were killed and one injured when a cracker unit went up in flames at Malur in the district on Sunday, police said.

Explosion in cracker`s factory, two killed

Two persons were killed and one injured in an explosion on Monday at a cracker manufacturing unit in Chibbramau area, police said.

Six killed in cracker shop explosion

Six persons, including 2 children, were killed and two others injured in an explosion in a firecracker shop in Shahjahanpur district here.

Eight killed in cracker unit blast in Kerala

Eight persons were killed and several others injured, some seriously, when an
explosion ripped through a fire cracker unit.

Hrithik to stay off Mumbai for cracker-free Diwali

Actor Hrithik Roshan has decided to celebrate this Diwali with family out of Mumbai to avoid cracker pollution.

On Diwali eve, 30 feared killed, many injured in TN cracker fire

Nearly 30 feared dead and several injured in a cracker shop fire accident on Friday night in Palipattu village in Thiruvallur district.

Fifty shops gutted in Bulandshahr cracker market fire

In an unpleasant development, a busy cracker market here on Friday caught fire claiming the lives of at least four people.