World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 24, 2015
An Indian astrophysicist says the recent observation by NASA scientists of giant flares of X-rays from a black hole confirms his theory that the so-called black holes are not "true" black holes but actually ultra hot balls of fire like our Sun.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 25, 2015
A massive fire broke out in south Mumbai's Crawford market in the early hours today, gutting over 60 shops.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Sunday October 18, 2015
Closing in on the possible reason behind Friday's Kurla restaurant blaze, Government of Maharashtra fire advisor says waiter turning fan regulator caused spark that ignited LPG cloud on mezzanine floor
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Saturday October 17, 2015
Blatant irregularities at City Kinara, in total defiance of safety rules, included stored cylinders and pantry in Family Room on mezzanine where the unfortunate 8 were seated
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Saturday October 17, 2015
Eight young lives were lost to callousness in Saturday's Kurla restaurant blaze; an urgent college project submission proved a blessing for their friends, who were about to join them for lunch
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 6, 2015
A van was set on fire in Maharashtra by a crowd of over 100 people on Sunday night after rumours that it was carrying beef. Later, police confirmed that it was indeed carrying around 100 kg of beef. The sale and consumption of beef is illegal in Maharashtra.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 4, 2015
A fire broke out in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) building in suburban Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) today.
Mumbai News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday August 31, 2015
A major fire broke out at a commercial building in north Mumbai's Malad today just before noon, engulfing the area in thick black smoke and causing a long traffic jam.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
Observing that the prosecution had proved its case beyond reasonable doubt, the Bombay High Court has upheld the life sentence awarded to a man for killing his mother by setting her on fire after she refused to give him money to buy liquor.
Mumbai News | NDTV.com | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A row of shops caught fire in Mumbai's Bandra today. The blaze reportedly began at a shoe store on Linking Road. Because leather and plastic items caught fire, the flames spread quickly, said fire safety officials.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Tuesday July 14, 2015
This story is about a little boy who lived on a railway station in Mumbai. "When I was five years old I used to work at a tea shop, but one day when I dropped a tray full of cups I ran away, terrified. I couldn't go home to my abusive parents, so I ended up at Malad Railway station," says Amin Sheikh in the Facebook post.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday July 4, 2015
The Shiv Sena has supported the BJP-led Maharashtra government, which is under fire for its decision not to consider madrasas that do not teach primary subjects as schools.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 22, 2015
A Singapore Airlines aircraft from Mumbai to Singapore was forced to make an emergency landing in Malaysia after it received a cargo fire warning message, a report said today.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 13, 2015
A major fire broke out at an oil depot at Wadala area in central Mumbai this evening due to a suspected leakage, fire brigade sources said.
Mumbai News | Nikita Niraj Arora | Sunday June 7, 2015
Never could residents of Mumbai's Lake Homes Complex building have imagined that ordering a pizza could prove to be a blessing in disguise.
Mumbai News | Edited by Aashna Harjani | Sunday June 7, 2015
Seven people have died and 28 others are injured after a fire broke out at a high-rise residential building in the western suburbs of Mumbai this evening, police said.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Mumbai's fire brigade is set to get its tallest ladder, which can reach as high as 30 floors, by the end of this month, thanks to the efforts of late Chief Fire Officer Sunil Nesarikar, who had visited Finland days before the Kalbadevi blaze to test the equipment
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
24 out of total 33 crew members on board an ONGC supply vessel at the Bombay High off the Mumbai coast were rescued after a major blaze broke out in its engine room today.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday May 24, 2015
Mumbai's Fire Brigade Chief Sunil Nesrikar has died of multiple organ failure at the National Burns Centre in Airoli, Navi Mumbai.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday May 22, 2015
Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore will face off in Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League for the right to earn a place in the final against Mumbai Indians on Sunday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 15, 2015
Deputy chief fire officer Sudhir Amin, who had suffered 80 per cent burn injuries during last week's fire-fighting operation at a building in south Mumbai, on thursday died.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday May 12, 2015
After mid-day reported on the rubble from Gokul Niwas, containing gold, cash and valuables, being left out in the open at a ground in Mumbadevi, guarded by only three cops, police have now installed eight CCTV cameras at the spot.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday May 10, 2015
Two officers of the Mumbai Fire Brigade who died in Saturday's fire at the Gokul Niwas in Kalbadevi in Mumbai were cremated today at the Chandanwadi crematorium in Marine Lines.
Mumbai News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora | Sunday May 10, 2015
A four-storey building in South Mumbai's Kalba Devi area collapsed after a fire broke out there on Saturday. At least five people, including senior fire officials, have been injured, and two firemen have been killed in the collapse.