World  /  Published 21.05.22

Chariots of Fire composer dead

Vangelis, the Greek composer whose rousing electronic theme music for the Oscar-winning 1981 film Chariots of Fire became one of the most loved movie scores, has died at the age of 79.  The law ...
By Reuters in Athens

India  /  Published 18.05.22

Forest fire triggers landmine blasts

A forest fire triggered several landmine explosions along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said on Wednesday. The fire that started in a forest across the LoC...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jammu

Opinion  /  Published 16.05.22

Letters to the editor: The new avatar of Taadi

Pour it out   Sir — There has been a rise in the popularity of low and non-alcoholic, ready-to-drink beverages in the urban Indian market. However, before commercially-produced packaged d...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 16.05.22

Fire glare on new labour law risk

A labour rights body has cited Friday’s fire in Delhi that killed 30 workers to express the fear that workplace tragedies will become more frequent after the upcoming implementation of a new lab...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.05.22

Delhi: Building owner held

The absconding owner of a building in outer Delhi's Mundka, where a massive fire broke out leaving 27 people dead, has been arrested two days after the incident, police said on Sunday. Twenty-sev...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 14.05.22

Fire breaks out at Delhi's plastic factory

Fire breaks out at plastic factory in Delhi’s Narela area. Around 25 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to bring down the fire, reports This is a breaking news. Keep r...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.05.22

Reason behind fires in Delhi listed

  Scant regard for fire safety norms, buildings functioning without required clearances and illegal factories have led to the loss of precious lives in fire incidents in Delhi in recent years, w...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.05.22

Calamitous mishap

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By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 14.05.22

'Single-entry-exit was a bane'

The Mundka building which was ravaged by a fire that claimed 27 lives had a single entry and exit point, which could explain the reason for the high number of casualties, a senior fire department offi...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.05.22

Fire at Amritsar hospital

A massive fire broke out at the government-run Guru Nanak Dev Hospital here on Saturday, said police. However, no casualty was reported, they said. Nearly ten fire tenders were pressed into service t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Amritsar


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