Nine houses burnt down in fire at Pasighat

At least nine houses were reduced to ashes and many people rendered homeless in a fire at Pasighat in East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh, official sources said on Monday.

Girl killed in fire mishap in UP

A girl was killed and nine others injured in separate fire mishaps that also gutted 185 houses in the district, police said Monday.

Seven persons injured in Muzaffarnagar fire mishap

Seven persons, including three children, were injured when a fire broke out in a factory here, police said on Monday.

Major fire breaks out on IIT-Delhi campus, all safe

A major has been reported at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Delhi campus on Monday. The incident has triggered panic among students and the teaching staff of the prestigious engineering institution.

Fire mishap at India`s sole aircraft carrier INS Viraat

A fire mishap took place on the India`s lone aircraft carrier INS Viraat last week off the coast of Mumbai. However, no one was reported injured in the incident.

Man sets fire to elderly home in China, 11 dead

Eleven people were today charred to death when an inhabitant of a senior citizens nursing home set fire to the facility in a row over USD 32 in northeast China.

Double-decker catches fire, passengers safe

A fire erupted in a double-decker bus near Chandigarh bypass here Tuesday, but all the 35 passengers managed to disembark safely, police said.

AP: 24 thatched houses gutted in fire

Around 24 thatched houses were gutted in fire in Vemulavada village of Gangavaram mandal in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, a government official said.

Two children charred to death in Dehradun

Two minor children were charred to death when the heap of dry grass they were playing on caught fire at a village near Sahaspur area of the district, police said Wednesday.

Seven houses gutted in Itanagar

At least seven houses were gutted while eight other partially damaged in a major fire at Geku village in Upper Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh.

Toll in cracker godown fire mishap rises to 9

With one more person succumbing to injuries, the death toll in Tuesday`s fire mishap at a fireworks unit godown near here rose to nine, police said on Friday.

Shrine blaze triggers tension in Srinagar

The Peer Dastgeer Sahib shrine here was gutted Monday but the holy relic of the 11th century Muslim saint is safe.

Fire in Coromandel Express

A fire broke out in a general
compartment of Chennai-Howrah Coromandel Express near Lingaraj Station here Friday but the flames were extinguished before
they could spread.

What caused the Kolkata hospital fire?

Initial investigation into the incident suggest that the fire safety norms were clearly violated by the AMRI hospital management.

Fire in Kolkata`s AMRI hospital, 88 dead

At least 88 people have died and several others seriously injured after a massive fire broke out at the AMRI hospital in south Kolkata early Friday.

Fire mishap: Case against organizers filed

Delhi Police Monday registered a
case of causing death due to negligence against organisers of a transgender meet in Nand Nagri where a fire left 14 dead.

Fire in Vasco continues following leakage of naphtha

Several state government agencies
were engaged in fire-dousing operation at Vasco town, as the
naphtha pipeline fire which broke out last evening continued
still not doused in one place.

Six Indians killed in Riyadh fire mishap

Six Indians were among
seven persons killed in a fire in the Saudi Arabian capital

13 priests arrested for fire mishap

Thirteen priests have been arrested in connection with the incident of fire that gutted a bar and restaurant atop a three-storeyed commercial building here, police said on Tuesday.

Airforce personal killed in fire mishap cremated

The cremation of airforce personal
P S Negi, killed in a fire accident at Pokhran two days ago,
was held here On Wednesday with army honour.