Fire Brigade

  • Thane building collapse: Builder, contractor booked for culpable homicide 06-04-2013 12:37 PM

    More than 24 hours after the horrific building collapse in Thane, the death toll is still rising. 71 people are reported dead so far. This toll includes 9 boys and 13 girls. ...
  • Thane building collapse: Survivors claim many children still buried under debris 06-04-2013 10:27 AM

    More than 40 hours after the horrific building collapse in Thane, the death toll is still climbing. Seventy one people are reported dead so far and the toll includes nine boys and 13 girls. More than sixty people have been injured in one of the worst building collapse disasters in...
  • News 360: Thane building collapse kills 48, injures over 60 05-04-2013 10:08 PM

    In one of Maharashtra's worst building collapses in a decade, over 40 people have died and 60 have been injured after a seven-storeyed building in Laxmi Compound in Mumbra, a suburb of Thane, crashed down like a pack of cards into a heap of rubble on Thursday evening. ...
  • Thane: 36 dead, 59 injured in building collapse; Chavan visits accident site 05-04-2013 12:59 PM

    The death toll in the Thane building collapse climbed to 36 - 11 of them children. More people are still trapped in the rubble and lack of equipment is hampering rescue work. ...
  • Teaching fire safety through street plays 12-06-2010 03:10 PM

    In Mumbai, fire fighters are now using street plays in an effort to teach safety measures to people. ...
  • CJ reports taxi on fire, authorities arrive late 23-05-2008 03:19 PM

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar supported the BCCI's decision to suspend the five uncapped Indian players as allegations of spot-fixing in the IPL surfaced through a television sting operation in which these players were named. Yes, it was correct to suspend them. That's the least they could have...