Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 17:18
The licence holder and managing director of a private fireworks unit at nearby Olukacheri where a cracker explosion killed nine persons have been arrested and remanded to judicial custody, police said.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 16:51
At least nine people died and up to five suffered burns on Friday after a fire broke out at a cracker factory in Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 14:05
Sales of fire crackers in the country`s metros have declined by around 25 percent this season due to a campaign launched by over 150 schools, a survey said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 17:49
Crackers may not be good for health, but cracker facial helps to get a radiant skin.
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: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 09:53
A man threw fire crackers over the north fence of the White House, hours after a shooting rampage at a Navy Yard here that left at least 13 people dead.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 11:23
A pregnant woman was killed and three others were injured in an explosion in a cracker factory in Siktaur area of the district, police said Thursday.
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: Wednesday, May 01, 2013, 12:41
With one more person succumbing to injuries at the government hospital here Wednesday, the toll in the explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit has gone up to seven, police said.
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, March 03, 2013, 12:05
The death toll in Saturday`s cracker unit fire in the district has gone up to seven with two men succumbing to injuries, official sources said.
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