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Delhi: 5 hurt in Model Town gas cylinder blast

Delhi: 5 hurt in Model Town gas cylinder blast

NEW DELHI: Five persons were injured on Thursday after a gas cylinder allegedly exploded at a shanty in Model Town area of northwest Delhi, police said. A call was received at 7.25 am and two fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The situation was brought under control by 7.40 […]

Hyd: Fire breaks out in Khan Lateef Khan bldg

Hyd: Fire breaks out in Khan Lateef Khan bldg

HYDERABAD: A major fire broke out in prominent building in here on Wednesday afternoon. Nearly 10 fire tenders were pressed in as part of rescue operations and there were no casualties reported. Fire breaks out in Khan Lateef Khan building, Basheer Bagh https://t.co/hszFdTa5q5 — TOI Hyderabad () Additional commissioner of […]

FIR against owners, occupiers of Gariahat bldg

FIR against owners, occupiers of Gariahat bldg

KOLKATA: The has lodged an against owners and occupiers of Gurudas Mansion, the building at Gariahat Road-Rashbehari Avenue intersection that caught fire late on Saturday night. The case has been registered under IPC Section 285 and sections 11J and 26 of the Fire Service Act, 1950. Sources said the FIR […]

B‘luru: Garbage chute in apartment catches fire

B‘luru: Garbage chute in apartment catches fire

BENGALURU: As apartment complexes in the city incorporate new garbage collection measures, lack of awareness on proper disposal mechanisms could prove hazardous. On Tuesday, a 12-storey apartment on Sarjapur Road literally turned into a chimney as thick smoke billowed from it, following a fire in the building?s trash chute. The […]

Dalas still choke approach to major markets

Dalas still choke approach to major markets

KOLKATA: Hawkers? dalas ? the small makeshift covered with plastic or tarpaulin ? clog pavements and approach roads around all promin ent markets across the city, jeopardizing fire prevention measures. The vending kiosks are usually made of wood and covered with tarpaulin sheets, which are inflammable and also make it […]