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Girl's head stuck in gap between walls after prank goes horribly wrong

School authorities had to call fire fighters when they realised that the girl's head was jammed and any movement caused excruciating pain.

16 Oct 2017 7:48 PM

US: Military plane crash kills at least 16 in Mississippi

The fire produced towering plumes of black smoke visible for miles and continued to burn after dusk, more than four hours after the crash.

11 Jul 2017 2:10 PM

Portugal counts on foreign help to control deadly wildfires

The government has acknowledged that the huge fires occasionally led to a breakdown in communications.

19 Jun 2017 3:48 PM

At least 77 dead in rain-triggered landslides in Bangladesh

'The recovery work is still going on. The death toll could rise as many areas still remained cut off', officials said.

13 Jun 2017 5:50 PM

Fire breaks out in college building of Mumbai's Nair Hospital

Four fire tenders have been deployed to put out the blaze at the civic-run hospital in Mumbai Central area.

04 May 2017 3:24 PM


Maharashtra: 2 killed in fire explosion at car showroom

An eye witness from the mishap site said half dozen cars got damaged and the people were running all over to save themselves.

23 Apr 2017 5:42 PM

Driver dies as truck catches fire after mishap

The police said that the man got stuck inside the vehicle which hit the hit a divider, toppled and went up in flames.

02 Apr 2017 1:44 AM

Fire in hotel kills 2, owners held

Area houses US Consulate, British mission; 10 fire tenders take 4 hrs to douse fire.

31 Mar 2017 6:22 AM

Mumbai: Fire breaks out in Kurla's Kapadia Bazar

No casualities have been reported as of now.

07 Jan 2017 10:15 AM

Kolkata: Blaze guts chemical factory

Several people, including firefighters, were injured after inhaling poisonous gas that mingled with the thick column of smoke.

06 Jan 2017 6:02 AM


Kolkata: Fire in popular South City mall, no casualties

According to preliminary investigations, an electric short circuit caused the fire, which was doused at around 11 am.

05 Dec 2016 4:32 AM