Firemen

  • Fire breaks out in Kolkata godowns, eight injured 02-06-2013 01:59 AM

    Kolkata: Eight persons received burn injuries when a fire broke out in two godowns in North Kolkata's Cossipore area on Saturday night. The injured were admitted to state-run RG Kar medical college and hospital. 14 fire tenders were engaged to fight the blaze which was brought under control after midnight....
  • Bangalore: 3 hurt in wedding hall cylinder blast 21-09-2011 03:34 PM

    New Delhi: All the four firemen trapped inside the marriage hall in Sumanahalli in Bangalore were rescued on Wednesday. Earlier, 3 firemen were injured following a cylinder burst when they had gone to douse the fire in that building. Sources said that they were rescued along with a lady and...
  • Govt's top award for firemen bravery: Rs 100 19-04-2011 01:22 PM

    New Delhi: How much reward does a fire fighter get for one of the most difficult relief and rescue operations in recent times? That too in a major air crash, the worst in a decade. Karnataka government thinks that Rs 100 is the best reward! The 85 fire department personnel...
  • Six firemen die in Mumbai 18-10-2009 09:32 AM

    ...
  • Rs 50: That's all a Mumbai firefighter's life is worth 14-06-2008 08:44 AM

    Leeds: Kevin Pietersen hit a spectacular century to break a stranglehold by the South African bowlers and raise England's hopes on the third day of the second Test at Headingley on Saturday. Pietersen launched a savage assault after tea, hitting 149 not out as England reached 351 for 5 at...