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Smell due to heavy rains, clarifies ONGC after gas leak reports trigger panic

ONGC clarified that there was no leak and it had just been the smell of hydrocarbon 'which was spread due to incessant rains'.

25 Sep 2019 2:13 PM

Pet dog dies after acting as fire alarm

Dog saves family by alerting them to fire, dies in process.

20 Sep 2019 1:00 PM

Iran refutes US claims over Saudi attacks, says 'fruitless and blind'

Since the withdrawal, the United States has slapped crippling sanctions on Iran as part of a campaign of 'maximum pressure'.

15 Sep 2019 2:56 PM

Saudi suspends oil production after drones attack on Aramco plants

Saudi Arabia, a key ally of Washington, has repeatedly accused Iran of supplying arms to the rebels.

15 Sep 2019 8:34 AM

California boat fire: Crew members slept soundly while fire spread killed 34

The captain and two crew members swam to the vessel's stern and reboarded the boat, according to the NTSB report.

13 Sep 2019 10:44 AM

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Fires still erupting in Amazon; number of blazes in Brazil up 45 pc from 2018

The Amazon is considered particularly important for its absorption of heat-trapping carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

12 Sep 2019 2:05 PM

Amazon nations meet in indigenous hut at Colombia over forest protection

The summit took place in wake of an international outcry over raging fires that have devastated swaths of Amazon in Brazil and Bolivia.

07 Sep 2019 12:02 PM

Train compartment catches fire at New Delhi railway station; no casualty reported

The fire has been extinguished. Twelve fire tenders were rushed to the spot, a fire department official said.

06 Sep 2019 3:02 PM

Furious over being fined for drunk driving, Delhi man sets motorbike on fire

On Sunday, the police issued as many as 3,900 challans till the evening soon after higher penalties for traffic violations came into force.

06 Sep 2019 12:54 PM

Gujarat man set jeep on fire after ‘it didn't start’, friend captures video

Both the accused were arrested after the police came to know about the incident, said officials.

05 Sep 2019 11:14 AM

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Indian couple among 34 died in California boat fire

However, the couple had gone for scuba diving and was on-board the ill-fated ship.

05 Sep 2019 10:56 AM

3 CISF personnel among 4 killed in fire at ONGC plant in Mumbai; 3 hurt

The mishap had no impact on the oil processing at the unit, ONGC said, adding that gas was diverted to Hazira plant in Gujarat.

03 Sep 2019 9:37 AM

Brazil's Amazon basin fires keep surging despite govt has banned burning

Illegal crops also reduce the rainforest, such as Colombian coca cultivation, which covers roughly 170,000 hectares, according to UN data.

01 Sep 2019 1:05 PM

Brazil President Bolsonaro fuels spat with Europe, fires soar

This year's total is the highest since 2010 when 132,106 fires were detected across the country.

31 Aug 2019 3:05 PM

Bolsonaro says, 'Amazon nations should decide region's future'

On Wednesday, Bolsonaro said Germany and France had tried to 'buy' Brazil's sovereignty.

29 Aug 2019 12:00 PM

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Cop's inaction; UP couple set themselves on fire in police station

According to DGP OP Singh, the husband and wife received 60 per cent burn injuries and have been shifted to Safdarjung Hospital.

29 Aug 2019 9:07 AM

Fire at Spice Mall in Noida' Sector 25, firefighting underway

Spice Mall is located in Sector 25 of Noida.

26 Aug 2019 3:24 PM

G7 leaders vow to help Brazil fight Amazon fires, repair damage

Merkel noted that Bolsonaro is putting 'significant forces' into the effort to save the rainforest.

26 Aug 2019 8:43 AM

Why is part of the Amazon burning?

For farmland, or for prairies, brush and weeds alike are heaped together, waiting for the dry season.

24 Aug 2019 2:29 PM

Macron has 'colonialist mentality': Brazil President on Amazon fires

Macron tweeted earlier Thursday that fires burning in the Amazon amount to an international crisis.

23 Aug 2019 12:48 PM

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