Three gutted alive in factory fire in Punjab

Three people were on Monday gutted alive in a major fire that broke out in a hosiery factory in Shiv Puri area here, police said.

Major fire breaks out in factory in Jaipur

A slipper manufacturing factory was Tuesday gutted to fire in Vishwakarma industrial area but no loss of life was reported, police said.

Bangladesh`s `miracle` survivor marries and builds new life

The case of Reshma Akhter, 19, was a rare bright spot in the Rana Plaza catastrophe on the outskirts of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka on April 24 last year that left 1,138 dead and more than 2,000 injured. 

Bangladesh launches investigations as factory fire kills 9

Bangladesh on Wednesday launched a probe into a huge fire at a two-storey garment factory near here that claimed at least nine lives, in the latest industrial disaster to hit the world`s second-largest garment exporter.

One killed, property destroyed in massive fire at Dehradun factory

One person was killed and property worth crores of rupees destroyed as a massive fire broke out at a plastic mat manufacturing unit in Vikasnagar.

Unclaimed bodies of factory fire victims buried

The bodies of 17 of the victims who died in a factory fire in Pakistan’s worst industrial disaster last year have been finally buried after nearly five months, a government official said on Sunday.

‘Bangla factory fire victims were locked inside’

Bangladesh`s deadliest factory fire that claimed the lives of 111 workers was a case of arson.

Bangladesh workers protest; families of dead plead

Hundreds of garment workers protested on Friday outside a Bangladeshi factory where 112 people were killed by a fire.

Bangladesh factory fire `act of sabotage’?

Even as the authorities in Bangladesh launched a manhunt for the owner of the garment factory where 112 workers were killed in a devastating fire on Sunday, news reports on Tuesday claimed that it was an act of sabotage.

Karachi fire: Pak police file murder case against factory owners

Many escape routes were blocked with large bundles of cloth and basic safety regulations weren`t followed.

Outrage in Pakistan over factory fire deaths

Pakistani dailies Thursday sought regular inspections of factories as well as rigorous application of the law following the deaths of over 300 workers.

Three killed in factory fire in Maharashtra

At least three people were charred to death and another 15 were injured in a cloth factory fire in this Maharashtra district early Thursday, police said.

Delhi CM orders probe into plastic goods factory fire

The inquiry will be conducted by West Delhi Deputy Commissioner GS Meena and he has been asked to file his report within 15 days.