Fire Brigade

  • Thane building collapse: Builder, contractor booked for culpable homicide April 6, 2013

    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 April 6, 2013

    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 April 5, 2013

    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 April 5, 2013

    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 June 12, 2010

    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 May 23, 2008

    CJ Nissar Shah from Mumbai's Chunabhatti area sent CNN-IBN a video of a taxi on fire . The fire started around 8:15 pm on Thursday due to to a circuit spark and the car was completely charred by the time the fire brigade arrived. ...