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Won’t carry out verification work, says city Fire Brigade

Officers of the Mumbai Fire Brigade have made it clear that they will only carry out firefighting activities.

24 Jan 2018 6:01 AM

Post-Kamala Mills fire incident, BMC sets up 34 cells to monitor fire norms

Mumbai Fire Brigade nominated 34 fire officers, one each in 24 administrative wards and 10 in reserved ones.

17 Jan 2018 3:08 PM

Ex-IPS officer’s son arrested in Kamala Mills fire

He was held under Sec. 304

07 Jan 2018 2:39 AM

Yet another fire guts Nagpada bldg basement

The residents blamed illegal stocking of chemicals and other flammable liquids for the eruption of the fire.

06 Jan 2018 2:54 AM

Fire officials still probing case of blaze

Eyewitnesses had blamed the pyrotechnics by bartenders and hookah for the eruption of fire.

31 Dec 2017 5:00 AM


Female firefighters gear up for exams

The women were recruited by the Mumbai Fire Brigade in a historic move recently.

22 Nov 2017 2:12 AM

Major fire breaks out in Bandra slums

The exact cause, however, is still being investigated, Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) officials said.

27 Oct 2017 12:43 AM

Mumbai: Butcher Island fire under control, cooling process underway

Due to tremendous heat, the affected tank defragmented at about 11:45 am on Friday.

08 Oct 2017 5:38 PM

RK Studio had violated safety norms: Fire department

The MFB has also revoked the no-objection certificate (NoC) of the studio.

28 Sep 2017 1:58 AM

Massive mock drill takes place at Mumbai airport

The exercise began at 10.57 am and was concluded by 2 pm.

10 Mar 2017 1:24 AM


Fire brigade raises questions about safety at monorail stops

It’s said that disciplined evacuation in the case of a fire can’t be expected.

10 Jan 2017 1:59 AM

Mumbai Fire Brigade turns heat on the crammed monorail Phase-2 route

The MMRDA aims to commission the second phase of monorail in mid 2017.

09 Jan 2017 1:28 AM

Fireman dies, kin insist ‘Shahid’ title

The Bhojane family was promised that due compensation and title would be given as soon as requisite papers were processed.

02 Jan 2017 5:40 AM

Fire at slum area in suburban Mumbai

No injury or casualty has been reported; cause yet unknown.

18 Dec 2016 11:25 AM

Fire brigade to scale high with new ladder

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has spent Rs 15 crore on this hydraulic platform which can reach up to a 25 storey building.

13 Dec 2016 4:09 AM


Three firemen sustain burns while rescuing bird in Mahalaxmi

The firemen came in contact with a high-tension railway cable during the rescue operation.

12 Dec 2016 6:29 AM

Mumbai: Human hand suspected in mangrove fire

Leading activists to suspect existence of a conspiracy to destroy mangroves in the area.

09 Dec 2016 3:46 AM

Fire brigade takes 9 hours to douse blaze at Jogeshwari furniture market

The fire brigade estimates that the fire completely gutted a total of 250 or more shops.

26 Nov 2016 3:44 AM