21 Jan 2020
Surat: Massive fire breaks out at market, 57 tenders rushed
In the early hours of Tuesday, a massive fire broke out at the Raghuvir textile market in the Saroli area of Gujarat's Surat.
02 Jan 2020
Peeragarhi: Burning building collapses; 1 killed, 14 injured
One firefighter died and 14 people suffered injuries after a battery factory in Delhi's Peeragarhi caught fire on Thursday.
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.
06 Aug 2019
Delhi: Fire breaks breaks out in Zakir Nagar, 5 dead
In a distressing incident, five people died after a fire broke out in a multi-storied residential building in Delhi's Zakir Nagar area.
22 Jul 2019
Mumbai: Fire breaks out at MTNL building, 100 feared trapped
In yet another troublesome incident, a building which houses the state-run telecom company MTNL caught fire on Monday in Mumbai's Bandra area.
13 Jul 2019
Delhi: Fire breaks out at rubber factory, 3 dead
In an unfortunate incident, three people died in Delhi on Saturday after a fire broke out at a rubber factory in Jhilmil industrial area.
08 Jun 2019
Faridabad: 3 members of family die as fire engulfs school
In a heartbreaking incident, three people, including two children died after a fire broke out at a private school in Faridabad, near Delhi. All the deceased belonged to the same family.
29 Apr 2019
Delhi: Chemical factory catches fire, 30 fire engines sent
A fire broke out at a chemical factory in Naraina, Delhi on Monday. 30 fire engines were immediately sent to the spot.
16 Apr 2019
Paris stunned as 850-year-old Notre-Dame cathedral goes up in smoke
A colossal fire swept through the 850-year-old UNESCO world heritage landmark, Notre-Dame Cathedral in central Paris yesterday, causing the Gothic spire to collapse and threatening to destroy the entire masterpiece and its precious artworks.
16 Apr 2019
Notre-Dame fire: Design of 850-year-old cathedral made firefighters' job difficult
On Monday, Parisians watched one of their city's iconic cathedral go up in flames and the rest of the world mourned the loss of history too.
07 Apr 2019
Delhi: Plastic factory catches fire, 22 engines sent to spot
A major fire broke out at a plastic factory in Narela area of Delhi in the early hours of Sunday, news agency ANI reported.
15 Mar 2019
Bridge collapses, potholes and fires: Mumbai's infrastructure is crumbling
A normal evening turned tragic on Thursday after a portion of a bridge near CST in Mumbai collapsed, killing six people.
12 Mar 2019
Family of woman, burnt in car, claims husband murdered her
The family of a 34-year-old woman, who was charred to death in a car on Sunday night, has alleged that her husband murdered her.
05 Mar 2019
Train from Bengaluru to Jamshedpur catches fire in Andhra Pradesh
The Yesvantpur-Tatanagar Superfast Express, bound for Jamshedpur, caught fire on Tuesday around 2 AM in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district, reports NDTV.
21 Feb 2019
Dhaka: Massive fire rips through chemical warehouses, kills 69
At least 69 people were killed yesterday night as a massive fire ripped through several buildings also used as chemical and plastic warehouses in an old part of Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh.
17 Feb 2019
Owner of Karol Bagh Hotel, where fire killed 17, arrested
Rakesh Goel, the owner of Hotel Arpit Palace, where a fire killed 17, was arrested on Sunday by the crime branch of Delhi police.
13 Feb 2019
Karol Bagh hotel fire: Three members of same family died
A Kerala family which came to Delhi to attend a wedding, and was hoping to visit Haridwar, lost three members after the hotel they were staying at caught a massive fire.
12 Feb 2019
Karol Bagh hotel fire: 17, including child, killed
A massive fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace, situated in New Delhi's Karol Bagh area, on Tuesday which killed seventeen people and left several injured.
08 Feb 2019
Brazil: Fire hits Flamengo football club; 10 dead, 3 injured
At least 10 people have been killed and three others injured in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro as a massive fire engulfed a training facility of the popular Flamengo football club, one of the biggest in the country.
04 Feb 2019
Angry at brother getting job, man burns family to death
In a horrific incident, a man from West Bengal, angry at his brother getting a government job, set his own house on fire, killing four members of his family, and severely injuring four others.
04 Feb 2019
Thane: 25 godowns stocked with plastic, rubber gutted, none hurt
A fire destroyed at least 25 godowns, where plastic and rubber material were stored, at a village in Thane, Maharashtra, in the wee hours today.
01 Feb 2019
Ghaziabad: Pregnant woman saves four children but dies in fire
In an unfortunate incident, a pregnant woman lost her life after a two-story building caught fire in Loni, Ghaziabad on Thursday.
19 Jan 2019
Mortal remains of siblings, who died in US-fire, reach Hyderabad
The bodies of three teenage siblings from Telangana, who were among four people killed in a fire at a house in Tennessee, USA, two days before Christmas, have been brought in Hyderabad, Telangana.
12 Jan 2019
Seven shops, three houses gutted in massive fire in Jammu
At least three houses and seven shops were gutted in a fire in the Doda district, Jammu and Kashmir, today.
11 Jan 2019
Delhi: Fire breaks out in Kirti Nagar, no casualty reported
A fire broke out in a three-storey building in a furniture market in west Delhi's Kirti Nagar in the early hours today.
10 Jan 2019
Fire breaks out at bank in Odisha, destroys cash-counter, computers
A fire broke out at a nationalized bank at Pailipada in Ganjam district, Odisha, today.
29 Dec 2018
Mumbai: Year after tragedy, fire breaks out near Kamala Mills
On Saturday, a fire broke out at an under-construction building near Kamala Mills compound of Mumbai.
28 Dec 2018
Mumbai: Fire breaks out in residential building, 5 elderly die
On Thursday, a major fire broke out in a high-rise residential building in Chembur, one of the Mumbai's largest suburbs, killing 5 elderly people, multiple reports said.
26 Dec 2018
US: House catches fire, three Indian teen siblings die
A house in Collierville, US, caught fire two days before Christmas and three Indian siblings lost their lives.
23 Dec 2018
Russian mine fire: Nine workers feared dead in Solikamsk
Nine workers were feared dead yesterday after a fire in a Russian potash mine in the Urals town of Solikamsk, local officials said.
20 Dec 2018
Mumbai: Massive fire breaks out in two hotels, no casualties
Fire incidents were reported yesterday from two hotels in Mumbai, including the luxury hotel Trident.
19 Dec 2018
#ESICHospitalFire: 2-month-old died; father wrapped her in doormat
In the tragic fire which engulfed ESIC Hospital of Kamgar, Mumbai, a yet-to-be-named two-month-old girl lost her life.
19 Dec 2018
Mumbai: Death toll rises to nine in ESIC hospital fire
The death toll in the Mumbai hospital fire rose to nine today with a 65-year-old woman succumbing to her injuries, a civic official said.
19 Dec 2018
600 killed in 84,000 fire-mishaps in Mumbai in 10yrs: Sena
Mumbai witnessed more than 84,000 fire incidents in the last 10 years leading to the death of over 600 people, the Shiv Sena claimed today while questioning the state administration's preparedness to handle such mishaps.
17 Dec 2018
Student commits suicide after mother scolds her over phone addiction
Heated arguments with loved ones often make one deeply upset and sometimes such arguments lead one to take extreme steps.
17 Dec 2018
Mumbai: Five killed; several feared trapped in major hospital fire
A major fire has broken out at the government-run Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) Hospital in Mumbai, and at least five people have been killed in the blaze.
29 Nov 2018
Kalyan: Firefighter dies while trying to douse blaze at restaurant
A fireman was killed and another personnel received injuries while trying to douse a blaze that broke out at a restaurant in Maharashtra early today.
23 Nov 2018
California: 'Camp fire' 95% contained, death toll rises to 84
The fire that has ravaged northern California is now almost completely contained, authorities said yesterday as the death toll rose to 84.
19 Nov 2018
California wildfire: Death-toll rises to 77; search for victims continues
Authorities say one more set of human remains has been found, bringing the total number killed in the devastating California wildfire to 77.
17 Nov 2018
Kolkata: Fire engulfs two floors in Kolkata's tallest building
A fire has broken out in Kolkata's tallest building - a 60+ storey, under-construction skyscraper called 'The 42' on Chowringhee Road.