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.
India | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday January 29, 2014
Seven people were killed after a luxury bus caught fire after colliding with a diesel tanker on Wednesday. Fourteen others were injured in the accident.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
Five members of a family were charred to death today when their car and a lorry caught fire after a collision between the two vehicles near Virudachalam in the district, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 28, 2013
Two men were killed when the LPG tanker in which they were travelling caught fire on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway on Friday evening, police said today.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 20, 2013
At least 11 people were killed and four others injured in a major fire at a warehouse in Beijing.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 15, 2013
All the seven victims of the bus fire at Haveri in Karnataka on Thursday have been identified, police said in Bangalore on Friday.
South | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday October 30, 2013
It was a little after 5 am when the bus headed to Hyderabad from Bangalore hit a barrier on the highway. The passengers on board were sleeping when the Volvo went up in flames, reportedly because the fuel tank exploded. 45 people were killed, many of...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 23, 2013
A first class AC coach of New Delhi-Patna Magadh Express caught fire today near Buxar station in Bihar, about 75 kilometres from Patna, but no casualty was reported, Railway sources said.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 3, 2013
The death toll in last month's fire accident at Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited's (HPCL) complex in Visakhapatnam rose to 24 with one more worker succumbing to his burn injuries on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Friday August 23, 2013
A tour bus overturned on a freeway outside Los Angeles on Thursday, leaving between 30 and 40 passengers injured, a fire department official said.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 14, 2013
Two students of Delhi University were burnt to death on Tuesday when their car caught fire after colliding with a stationary truck on National Highway 1 in Haryana, police said.
World | Reuters | Friday July 26, 2013
Police took the driver of a Spanish train into custody in hospital on Thursday after at least 80 people died when it derailed and caught fire in a dramatic accident which an official source said was caused by excessive speed.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 15, 2013
Three people were burnt alive and 30 others injured in a collision between a bus and a truck in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh near the border with Karnataka late Friday, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 23, 2013
Three members of a family were among four persons charred to death when a car in which they were travelling caught fire after hitting a tree on Ambala-Barara road, police said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 6, 2013
A woman and four members of her bridal shower burned to death in a horrific accident, when their rented limousine caught fire en route to a party in California celebrating her wedding, US media reported on Sunday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 5, 2013
One person died and 17 others were injured on Saturday when a train carrying highly toxic chemicals derailed in Belgium, causing a major fire near the city of Ghent, local officials said.