China fire

Factory fire claims 19 lives in east China

The fire broke out at the consumer goods factory in Ninghai County under the administration of Ningbo district after 1 pm (local time), reported Sputnik.

Sep 30, 2019, 09:14 AM IST

26 killed as tour bus catches fire in China

The accident occurred around on Friday evening when the 59-seater bus from neighbouring Henan province suddenly caught fire on a highway in Hanshou County in the city of Changde.

Mar 23, 2019, 09:13 AM IST

19 killed, eight injured in a house fire in China

The inferno was reported around 6.15 pm (local time) yesterday from the house in Xinjian village, prompting authorities to rush fire tenders to the spot.

Nov 19, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

18 killed, 2 injured in China massage parlour fire

At least 18 peope were killed and two others injured on Sunday in a fire incident at a foot massage parlour in east China's Zhejiang Province.

Feb 05, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Eight killed, five injured in fire in China

Eight persons were killed and five others injured on Sunday in China in a fire that broke out at a residential bungalow here.

Jan 24, 2016, 14:44 PM IST

10 killed in Beijing blaze

At least 10 people were killed in Beijing when a fire engulfed a storehouse Tuesday, police said.

Nov 20, 2013, 11:08 AM IST

Seven killed in Chinese factory blaze

Seven people were killed after a fire broke out at a factory in China`s Hebei province Wednesday, authorities said.

Oct 31, 2013, 10:59 AM IST

Eight killed in China factory blaze

As many as eight people were killed while five left with injuries in a factory fire Friday in China`s Zhejiang province, authorities said.

Aug 31, 2013, 12:12 PM IST

Denial of pension led suicidal man to set fire to bus in China

The Chinese man, who set a bus on fire killing himself and 46 others in a suicidal act, was reportedly angry and dejected over officials apathy in granting him pension despite 56 visits to get it.

Jun 09, 2013, 16:31 PM IST

China bus fire suspect identified as toll rises to 47

A deadly bus fire that killed 47 people and injured 34 others in China`s southeastern city of Xiamen was not an accident but a criminal act and the suspect has been identified, Chinese officials said on Saturday.

Jun 08, 2013, 13:39 PM IST

Negligence, poor worker safety led to deadly China

Negligence of duty was the reason for the fatal factory fire in China`s northeastern Jilin Province which killed 120 employees while worker safety was a "total mess", a top official said on Thursday.

Jun 06, 2013, 17:55 PM IST

25 dead in China coal mine fire

25 have been killed in a coal mine fire in China, local authorities said Tuesday, the latest deadly incident in the country`s hazardous mining industry.

Mar 16, 2010, 09:04 AM IST