Cities | Written by Bhairavi Singh | Monday August 25, 2014
Delhi witnessed two major fire accidents in two of its busiest markets today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 9, 2014
An oil worker was killed and 11 others were injured in a brief fire at a northern Mexico refinery on Friday, two weeks after another blaze in the same complex.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday August 6, 2014
A traffic accident involving two double-decker tour buses in the city's Theater District on Tuesday afternoon injured 13 people, three of them seriously.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 2, 2014
Four people were killed after a wall of an under construction building collapsed in Hari Nagar area in West Delhi, the fire department said.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 30, 2014
More than a decade after the gruesome school fire in which 94 children were charred to death and 18 others seriously injured, the final verdict of the case probing the 2004 Kumbakonam accident will be delivered by the District and Sessions Court in T...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 29, 2014
In a bizarre accident, a 13-year-old girl found her Samsung Galaxy S4 burnt and melted under her pillow.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
Five people, including two women, were killed today and nine others injured when a high-tension wire fell on a bus and it caught fire in Erwakatra area, police said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 27, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has cut short his Delhi visit to rush back to his state where a blast and fire in a gas pipeline killed 14 people on Friday morning.
Friday June 27, 2014
Gail chairman BC Tripathi said the fire broke out in an 18-inch pipeline near a state-owned refinery complex. "The reasons for the accident are not known yet. We are currently focused on rescue and relief operations," he said.
Tuesday June 3, 2014
No injuries were reported and the fire was brought under control by fire fighters at the plant, the diversified conglomerate, whose businesses include oil and gas, petrochemicals, and telecommunications, said in a statement.
India | Written by Uma Sudhir | Sunday June 1, 2014
Volvo has reiterated that the fire on board its bus in Mahbubnagar District in Andhra Pradesh on October 30 last year that killed 45 people was not the result of faulty vehicle design.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Women wailed uncontrollably, men knelt sobbing and others just stared in disbelief outside a coal mine in western Turkey as rescue workers removed a steady stream of bodies Wednesday from an underground explosion and fire that killed at least 238 wor...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday May 9, 2014
A minor fire was reported in the boiler room of the INS Ganga, an Indian Navy anti-submarine frigate docked at the Mumbai Naval dock.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 25, 2014
Western fashion brands faced pressure Thursday to increase help for victims of the world's worst garment factory accident, as mass protests marked the one-year anniversary of the Bangladesh disaster that cost 1,138 lives.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 24, 2014
A 10-year-old girl and her mother were killed when a fire engulfed a house in Delhi on Thursday, the fire service said.
South | Associated Press | Wednesday April 16, 2014
The fire was caused by a leak in the diesel fuel tank of the bus which carried 29 passengers.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 11, 2014
A man was burnt alive as the car he was in caught fire after hitting a parked truck in Delhi, police said on Friday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 25, 2014
Two construction workers in Hong Kong plunged 56 storeys to their deaths Tuesday, fire authorities said, after the scaffolding they stood upon snapped in two.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday March 9, 2014
One worker was killed and two others injured in an accident at a shipbuilding centre in Visakhapatnam where India is building its first class of three nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines. The incident took place when the pressure of the hyd...
World | Agence-France Presse | Tuesday February 4, 2014
A boat packed with labourers and their children caught fire and capsized in a river in northeastern Bangladesh leaving at least 11 people dead and others missing, police said on Tuesday.