Major fire breaks out in Delhi`s Chandni Chowk, no casualty

A major fire was reported at the Kinari Bazar area of Chandni Chowk in the national capital on Monday. However, no casualty has been reported in the incident.

FIR against builder, office owners in Andheri fire incident

An FIR was Wednesday registered against the builder, office owners, occupants and others in connection with July 18 fire incident at an upscale commercial high-rise in Andheri, police said.

Engine of Gonda Express catches fire; passengers safe

A fire broke out in the engine of the Gonda-Bareilly Gonda Express between Risia and Matera railway stations last night, following which some panic-stricken passengers jumped off the train.

Cause of fire in Prime Minister`s Office suspicious: Delhi Police

A minor fire broke out in the Prime Minister`s Office located in South Block in Delhi.

Twelve houses gutted in Mizoram

At least 12 houses, belonging to the Bru community in Putlungasih village in south Mizoram`s Lunglei district were completely gutted today, official sources said.

Holy car partially burnt in mysterious fire

A holy car at the Nagore Dargah here was Friday partially burnt in a mysterious fire, police said.

Ludhiana: Man sets hut on fire, two dead

In a fit of rage, a drug addict
allegedly set his hut on fire leading to two of his children
being charred to death near Samrala, about 50 kms from here, police said Monday.

AMRI director refused bail

A court refused bail to AMRI Hospital director RS Agarwal, arrested in connection with the Dec 9 fire incident in the high-cost health facility that left 94 dead.

Six killed in Argentina care home fire

Six people died when a fire broke out at a care home in Argentina`s Pergamino city, police said.

Fire alarms could have averted container depot fire: Exporters

The fire which damaged goods worth around Rs 100 crore at a container depot at Tughlakabad could have been averted if the authorities had taken safety precautions like installing fire alarms.

Safety rules flouted in Carlton Towers: Fire brigade

Two days after a fire left nine persons dead at the Carlton Towers here, fire brigade officials said that several rules relating to safety standards were violated in the commercial complex making rescue operations difficult.