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11 Bihar migrant workers dead in fire at scrap godown in Telangana

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to the families of the dead

23 Mar 2022 11:15 AM

Nine people killed in Srisailam hydroelectric plant after overnight fire accident

Nagarkurnool district Collector said three fire engines were engaged in extinguishing the huge smoke emanating from the plant's premises.

21 Aug 2020 1:46 PM

AA Edit | Covid-19 facility fires offer safety lesson

Unplanned construction in densely-populated areas remains the biggest threat

11 Aug 2020 4:52 PM

Fire breaks out at Union Bank branch in Kolkata, no injuries reported

The incident was reported at India exchange place branch of the Union Bank and six fire tenders were rushed to the spot, the official said

31 Jul 2020 1:09 PM

Fire at commercial building in Mumbai, no casualty

Five fire engines and as many jumbo tankers were rushed to the spot and the flames were doused after about three hours

15 Jul 2020 12:14 PM


Assam: Massive fire breaks out at Baghjan gas well

Panic has gripped the people of the surrounding areas after the fire broke out

09 Jun 2020 6:37 PM

Several students dead, injured as fire breaks out in Surat

The fire broke out in a shopping complex where the students studied in a coaching centre.

24 May 2019 7:27 PM

7 dead in building fire in upmarket Paris neighbourhood

The blaze, which took hold in an eight-storey block, left 24 people, including 2 firefighters, with minor injuries.

05 Feb 2019 9:54 AM

Delhi factory fire: Mayor says video is 'fake', Kejriwal is 'spreading lies'

A massive fire broke out at a firecracker unit in outer Delhi's Bawana industrial area, killing 17 people and injuring 2.

21 Jan 2018 6:00 PM

Diwali in Delhi: Cloth godown goes ablaze, fire department gets 204 calls

Out of 204 calls made to the city's fire department, 51 were related to use of crackers.

20 Oct 2017 12:44 PM


Fire at Mumbai's Butcher Island continues after 36 hrs, efforts on to douse blaze

On Friday evening, a major fire broke out as two fuel storage tanks containing petrol and diesel caught fire at Butcher Island.

08 Oct 2017 1:18 PM

Delhi: Man dies as his clothes catch fire while smoking beedi

The victim sustained severe burn injuries.

03 Oct 2017 12:23 PM

148 burnt to death, 50 critical as oil tanker catches fire in Pak

Some of the most badly burned were evacuated by army helicopters to Multan, about 100 kilometers (60 miles) away.

25 Jun 2017 2:24 PM

Over 120 killed as overturned oil tanker catches fire in Pak's Punjab province

The tanker flipped over Sunday and the fire from the oil spill engulfed scores of residents who had rushed to collect leaking fuel.

25 Jun 2017 10:29 AM

Man burns down house, kills 3 pets in bid to exterminate ants

One of those matches ignited nearby combustibles and the fire quickly spread to the rest of the house.

21 Mar 2017 6:06 PM


Iran teen’s homemade fireworks cost home and 7 lives

The prosecutor said that he died, along with 6 family members, while one was severely injured and three others lightly wounded.

11 Mar 2017 3:44 PM

Fire at Times of India building in New Delhi

The flames were reported in the first floor of the five-storey building in Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg.

26 Feb 2017 6:43 PM

Delhi: 2 fireman killed, four injured in cylinder blast

The untoward accident took place when the firemen were trying to douse the flames that broke out in a store.

24 Feb 2017 10:25 AM