Lawyer moves NGT seeking designated place for fire-crackers

A lawyer Thursday moved the National Green Tribunal against the environmental hazard caused by use of fire-crackers during festivals like Diwali and sought the creation of designated time and places for bursting them.

Sep 24, 2015, 18:01 PM IST

Three killed in fire-cracker unit explosion in Andhra Pradesh

Two women and a child were charred and four other labourers seriously injured when a consignment of fire-crackers to be used in New Year celebrations exploded at a manufacturing unit in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.

Dec 30, 2012, 21:49 PM IST

Ban on sale of fire-crackers in congested areas in Ghaziabad

The district administration imposed a ban on the sale of fire-crackers in congested areas of the city, a top district official said.

Oct 22, 2010, 21:42 PM IST