West Bengal  /  Published 29.09.21

Calcutta: Old house collapses

Five, including a child, have been rescued, say officials...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.11.20

Steel city battles three fires on Diwali night

While a lamp lit during puja caused the fire at Sonari, the Jugalsai and Mango incidents were caused by short circuits...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 29.05.20

Young fireman dies in accident, officer held

Debnarayan Paul died after a pole fell on him when a fire tender slammed into it while reversing...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.03.20

Virus fight: 58km a day on cycle

Since train services have been suspended, firefighter Sunandan Karmakar, has been commuting the distance on his bicycle...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur


World  /  Published 12.01.20

Australia fire drill review

There is obviously a need for a national review of the response: Scott Morrison...
By Reuters in Melbourne

India  /  Published 02.01.20

1 fireman dead, 14 hurt in Delhi factory fire

18 people trapped in the collapsed building have been rescued...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.10.18

Fire case bias burns bright

The buildings in question: Bagree Market and Calcutta Medical College and Hospital. One is owned by Bagree Estate Pvt Ltd and the other by Bengal government...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Bihar  /  Published 04.11.18

Festive alert for fire-fighters

Traders selling fire crackers have been asked to keep fire extinguishers on their trade premises...
By Roshan Kumar in Patna

Education  /  Published 15.10.18

A firebrand fights fires

Manasi Shah speaks to Taniya Sanyal, the first female aviation firefighter in India ...
By The Telegraph


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