PM condoles loss of lives in GAIL pipeline fire

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday condoled the loss of lives in the GAIL pipeline fire in Andhra Pradesh and announced an ex-gratia relief of Rs 2 lakh from the Prime Minister`s Relief Fund for the next of the kin of those killed.

20 killed in south Nigeria pipeline fire

Twenty people have been killed and as many injured in southern Nigeria when a fire broke out in an oil pipeline from which they were illegally scooping fuel, officials said on Monday.