Difficulty in finding the exit door also impeded rescue efforts, forcing nervous customers to lock themselves up in toilets.
29 Dec 2017 9:10 PM
The victims of the blaze included a woman celebrating her 29th birthday and many of her friends, officials said.
29 Dec 2017 8:55 PM
Some tweeted, some fought movements, but none shied away from expressing opinions, even ones that opposed their party statements.
29 Dec 2017 6:43 PM
The admin called an end to this 'David vs Goliath' fight, congratulating 'Hindutva' for winning it, as he himself surrendered the table.
29 Dec 2017 5:07 PM
India's financial capital was rocked by three tragedies in 2017 - a deluge, a stampede and a major blaze -- all on the 29th.
29 Dec 2017 5:00 PM
BJP lawmaker Sushil Kumar Singh raised issue in the Zero Hour and asked Centre to consider the matter seriously and resolve the problem.
29 Dec 2017 4:42 PM
The teenager had run away from home for poor scores in selection of class 10 boards and was given refuge by a sex worker.
29 Dec 2017 4:41 PM
'In the year 1991, God had shown me Solomon's Temple in my dreams,' says Lb Sailo, founder, Kohhran Thianghlim Church.
29 Dec 2017 2:55 PM
11 of the dead are women, most of them in their 20s and early 30s. Most of the bodies were found near a women's washroom, witnesses said.
29 Dec 2017 2:29 PM
Congress MLA Asha Kumari had an altercation with a woman constable over entry to the venue and all of a sudden she slapped the constable.
29 Dec 2017 2:13 PM
Naidu on the opening day of the winter session advised the ministers and members to not use 'I beg to lay' the papers in the House.
29 Dec 2017 1:59 PM
The Chinese Embassy in Delhi in its notice did not give details of any violations, but warned its citizens to abide by laws in six areas.
29 Dec 2017 12:45 PM
Devendra Fadnavis has directed BMC Commissioner ‘to take strong action against erring officials immediately’.
29 Dec 2017 11:44 AM
Mukesh acquired spectrum, tower, optical fiber network and other wireless assets from the debt-ridden Reliance Communications.
29 Dec 2017 11:43 AM
The sarpanch had booked helicopter ride for his would-be wife and sought permission for constructing temporary helipad.
29 Dec 2017 11:07 AM
'If Jadhav’s condition is such, in what state would have other Pak prisoners survived for so long' asked Vinod Sonkar.
29 Dec 2017 10:46 AM
'When I met Sarabjit, he cried a lot, asking me to help prove his innocence,' Dalbir Kaur recalled.
29 Dec 2017 10:38 AM
Pak again defends imposing harsh security procedures during Jadhav-kin meet, claims it had been bilaterally agreed with India.
29 Dec 2017 10:19 AM
UP Shia Waqf Board chairman lashed out at AIMPLB for opposing the bill and said that it is trying to make India, Afghanistan.
29 Dec 2017 9:38 AM
According to sources, others who were injured in the incident were rushed to the King Edward Memorial Hospital and the Sion Hospital.
29 Dec 2017 8:07 AM