World  /  Published 16.04.19

'They can't even bear to say it's Notre Dame'

Those of us who witnessed Monday's fire shake the ashes of Paris history from our hair and clothes and wonder how deep the wound will cut...
By Lori Hinnant/AP in Paris

World  /  Published 05.02.19

Apartment blaze in high-end Paris area kills 7

At least 31 people were injured in the fire that raged for hours...
By AP in Paris

West Bengal  /  Published 31.01.19

Smoke behind fire

Sealed to shield smokers, alarms sleep ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.19

Pavement stalls compromise safety of Gariahat buildings

Tarpaulin sheets hanging over hawkers’ stalls and tied to adjoining buildings are a common sight across Gariahat...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.19

Forensic sleuths see stall as seat of fire

Forensic experts are convinced that the fire broke out in one of the stalls on the footpath and spread rapidly to the adjoining kiosks covered in tarpaulin...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.19

Bonfire of saris in wedding season

Landmark garment shops destroyed in fire, initial finger at short-circuit from hawker stalls ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

World  /  Published 19.01.19

Fireball at ruptured Mexico oil pipeline kills 21

The leak was caused by an illegal pipeline tap in a small town near Mexico City...
By AP in Mexico City

World  /  Published 29.03.19

Dhaka high-rise lacked proper fire exits

Senior minister describes the incident as 'murder'...
By Reuters and PTI in Dhaka

West Bengal  /  Published 19.03.19

Permanent stalls in flout-zone Hatibagan

The new stalls that are coming up have iron and steel poles inserted into the footpaths...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.12.18

Calcutta HC lawyer targeted over free services

Car and office chamber next to house in Chakdah set on fire by gang...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri


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