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Mumbai: Fire reported from Borivali, 14 fire engines reach spot

11 Jul 2020

Mumbai: Fire reported from Borivali, 14 fire engines reach spot

A major fire, categorized as Level-4, was reported from the Indraprastha shopping center in Borivali West, Mumbai, this morning and soon 14 fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

Assam's Baghjan oil well catches fire after leaking for weeks

09 Jun 2020

Assam's Baghjan oil well catches fire after leaking for weeks

On Tuesday, a massive fire erupted at a natural gas well of Oil India Limited (OIL) in Assam's Tinsukia district.

Ben Stokes highlights Kohli's remarks over size of Edgbaston stadium

19 May 2020

Ben Stokes highlights Kohli's remarks over size of Edgbaston stadium

England all-rounder Ben Stokes slammed Virat Kohli for lamenting about the size of Edgbaston cricket stadium following India's defeat to England in the 2019 World Cup fixture.

Government advises against alcohol-based sanitizers while lighting diyas on Sunday

04 Apr 2020

Government advises against alcohol-based sanitizers while lighting diyas on Sunday

Ahead of the lights-out event on Sunday, the government has issued an advisory against the use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers while lighting lamps and candles.

River catches fire in Assam's Dibrugarh; here's what happened

03 Feb 2020

River catches fire in Assam's Dibrugarh; here's what happened

On Monday, the shocking visuals of a river in Assam on fire went viral on social media.

Australian government air-drops 1,000kg food to save animals amid bushfires

13 Jan 2020

Australian government air-drops 1,000kg food to save animals amid bushfires

As the dreadful bushfires continue to rage across Eastern Australia, the government has stepped up to save the affected wildlife.

Kannauj: 20 feared dead as sleeper bus collides with truck

11 Jan 2020

Kannauj: 20 feared dead as sleeper bus collides with truck

At least 20 people are feared to have died in a tragic accident as a private sleeper bus collided with a truck in the Kannauj district of Uttar Pradesh on Friday night.

How bad are Australia's fires and how can you help?

06 Jan 2020

How bad are Australia's fires and how can you help?

In recent days, the world's attention has shifted to the wildfires raging across Australia for over three months.

Australia fires: Bollywood celebrities speak up on the tragedy

06 Jan 2020

Australia fires: Bollywood celebrities speak up on the tragedy

Following their counterparts in the West, Bollywood celebrities have now come out to speak up on the catastrophic Australian bushfire tragedy.

Will consult states before NRC: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

29 Dec 2019

Will consult states before NRC: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad spoke on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and plans of implementing the National Register of Citizens (NRC) across the nation.

'Trapped, won't come out alive': Anaj Mandi victim's last call

09 Dec 2019

'Trapped, won't come out alive': Anaj Mandi victim's last call

In what has been called the worst fire tragedies in Delhi since the 1997 Uphaar cinema blaze, 43 people were killed as a fire broke out in Anaj Mandi on Sunday.

Anaj Mandi: Five tragic fire accidents in Delhi-NCR this year

08 Dec 2019

Anaj Mandi: Five tragic fire accidents in Delhi-NCR this year

On Sunday morning, 43 people lost their lives in a tragic blaze that erupted at a factory on Rani Jhansi road in Delhi's Anaj Mandi area.

43 dead as massive blaze erupts in Delhi's Anaj Mandi

08 Dec 2019

43 dead as massive blaze erupts in Delhi's Anaj Mandi

At least 43 people have died in a massive blaze that erupted early Sunday morning in the Anaj Mandi area of Delhi.

Ghaziabad: Laptop in sleep mode starts fire in flat

28 Nov 2019

Ghaziabad: Laptop in sleep mode starts fire in flat

In a major incident, a 26-year-old man had a narrow escape after his laptop exploded on the bed.

Pakistan: 62 killed, scores injured after moving train catches fire

31 Oct 2019

Pakistan: 62 killed, scores injured after moving train catches fire

At least 62 people died and dozens were injured in Pakistan after a moving train caught fire near Liaquatpur area on Thursday morning.

Lakhs, including celebrities, evacuate homes amid devastating California fires

29 Oct 2019

Lakhs, including celebrities, evacuate homes amid devastating California fires

Several lakhs have had to evacuate their homes as multiple wildfires ravaged California, United States on Monday.

WWE: These are the superstars Vince McMahon regrets firing

24 Sep 2019

WWE: These are the superstars Vince McMahon regrets firing

WWE is the king of pro-wrestling and it has attained this position due to its pool of superstars, who put their bodies on line every week to deliver the best show.

Raging love! Woman burns ex-boyfriend's letters, sets apartment on fire

20 Sep 2019

Raging love! Woman burns ex-boyfriend's letters, sets apartment on fire

A nasty break-up ended up costing a 19-year-old woman thousands of dollars, albeit the damage was self-inflicted.

Batala firecracker factory explosion: Over 16 killed, 50 feared trapped

04 Sep 2019

Batala firecracker factory explosion: Over 16 killed, 50 feared trapped

In a tragic incident, a massive fire erupted at a firecracker factory in Batala, Gurdaspur district of Punjab on Wednesday.

UP: Harassed couple sets themselves on fire outside police station

28 Aug 2019

UP: Harassed couple sets themselves on fire outside police station

A couple was harassed by a muscleman in Uttar Pradesh. In hope of getting a respite, they went to police but the officials in uniform shunned them instead.

Girl kills father with boyfriend's help, says wanted 'freedom back'

20 Aug 2019

Girl kills father with boyfriend's help, says wanted 'freedom back'

In a case which has sent chills down the spine of residents of Rajajinagar, Bengaluru, a 15-year-old girl allegedly killed her father last week as he disliked her friendship with her 19-year-old boyfriend, named Praveen.

Tell-all book on Donald Trump released early amid ban threats

06 Jan 2018

Tell-all book on Donald Trump released early amid ban threats

Fire and Fury, the explosive new book that makes shocking revelations of what goes inside Trump's White House, was released on Friday, four days prior to its scheduled Tuesday launch, defeating Trump's attempts to ban it.

Mumbai: Major blaze breaks out in commercial building in Kandivali

23 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Major blaze breaks out in commercial building in Kandivali

A major fire broke out this morning in a three-story commercial building in East Kandivali's Ashok Nagar in suburban Mumbai.