Fire Services

  • Bihar assembly passes four bills amidst uproar by BJP MLAs 21-02-2014 08:42 PM

    The Bihar legislative assembly on Fridaypassed four bills amid pandemonium created by the oppositionBJP members in protest against corruption charge levelledagainst its two former ministers by a JD(U) member. Amid slogan shouting by the BJP members who squatted onthe floor of the Well as soon as the House re-convened forbusiness...
  • Jayalalithaa announces welfare measures for police 24-04-2013 05:58 AM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday made a series of announcements to strengthen the state police. The announcements include annual recruitment of personnel for police and fire services departments, construction for their housing, creation of youth brigade, extension of closed user group telephony facility to family members,...
  • Delhi building fire: 1 dead, 38 fire engines battle the blaze 19-11-2012 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: One person has been killed in the fire in the Himalaya House, a commercial building in central Delhi's Connaught Place area on Monday. The fire broke out at about 6.20 this morning on the 5th and 6th floors. The building houses several commercial offices. All points leading to...
  • Delhi: Himalaya House fire, 38 fire engines battle the blaze 19-11-2012 08:27 AM

    New Delhi: A major fire broke out at Himalaya House on KG Marg in central Delhi on Monday morning. The fire broke out on the fifth and the sixth floors of the building, officials said. Delhi Fire Services Director AK Sharma said that the fire broke out after some initial...
  • J&K Govt orders fire safety audit in hospitals 10-12-2011 12:12 AM

    Jammu: In the wake of the devastating fire in a private multi-speciality hospital in Kolkata, the Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday ordered audit of fire and emergency services in all the government hospitals and private nursing homes in the state. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services has been...