Nightclub

  • Ready to welcome 2014 in style? Here is your party guide December 26, 2013

    2013 will soon be history. burrp! suggests a few snazzy ways to bid it a grand farewell and bring in 2014. With another New Year's Eve upon us, the glitziest parties and the flashiest bashes are outdoing each other in their attempt to throw the most happening farewell of 2013....
  • Fan attacks Justin Bieber in a nightclub September 1, 2013

    Ottawa: Singer Justin Bieber was reportedly attacked by a fan in a nightclub here. On Saturday, the 19-year-old left his safe VIP section to mingle with the crowd when a man charged at him, got hold of his shirt and attempted to take him down, but failed, reports tmz.com. The 'Baby'...
  • Brazil nightclub owner blames country for fire January 31, 2013

    Santa Maria: The owner of a nightclub in southern Brazil where more than 230 people died in a fire last weekend deflected blame to "the whole country," as well as to architects and inspectors charged with making sure the building was safe, his lawyer said on Wednesday. Attorney Jader Marques said...
  • Brazil nightclub owner 'regrets' fire tragedy January 30, 2013

    Santa Maria: A lawyer representing the owner of the nightclub in southern Brazil where 235 people died in a fire last weekend says his client "regrets it very much" but insisted he was only partly to blame. Attorney Jader Marques says club coowner Elissandro Spohr called the tragedy "a succession...
  • Watch: First look of Brazil's Kiss nightclub after fire January 30, 2013

    Have a first look of Kiss nightclub in Brazil after the massive fire that killed 234 people on Sunday. The fire is believed to have started during a pyrotech show inside the club. ...
  • Brazil nightclub fire: Three people arrested January 28, 2013

    Santa Maria: Three people have been arrested in connection with the fire at a nightclub that killed around 250 people in the city of Santa Maria on Sunday. The fire started after a fireworks display set the club's acoustic insulation ablaze. Most victims died from asphyxiation. Relatives of the people who...
  • Nightclub fire kills at least 232 in southern Brazil January 28, 2013

    Santa Maria: A fire in a nightclub killed at least 232 people in southern Brazil on Sunday when a band's pyrotechnics show set the building ablaze and fleeing partygoers stampeded toward blocked and overcrowded exits in the ensuing panic, officials said. The blaze in the university town of Santa Maria was...
  • Brazil: Fireworks set nightclub ablaze, at least 245 dead January 27, 2013

    Sao Paulo: At least 245 people were killed in a fire at a nightclub in southern Brazil on Sunday after a band's pyrotechnics show set the building ablaze. The club, with a capacity of accommodating 2000 people, had only one emergency exit. In a bid to save their lives, people rushed...
  • Brazil nightclub fire kills at least 90 people January 27, 2013

    Sao Paulo: At least 90 people were killed in a nightclub in southern Brazil on Sunday after a band's pyrotechnics show caused the establishment to catch fire, local officials said. Emergency officials were still counting the dead, and at least 50 people were injured, Guido Melo, commander of the fire brigade...
  • Arjun Rampal: Shutting nightclubs won't stop crimes January 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Rampal says his LAP nightclub in Delhi's Hotel Samrat is losing money following restrictions on their functioning in the wake of the gangrape of a 23yearold woman in the capital and feels 'shutting down nightclubs early is not a solution to the growing crimes against women.' Asked if...
  • Russian boxer charged with manslaughter October 24, 2012

    Moscow: A Russian boxer suspected of killing a man in a fight outside a nightclub has been charged with manslaughter, investigators said on Tuesday. The 22yearold suspect, Valery Tretyakov, faces up to 15 years in prison over the weekend incident near the Ural Mountains city of Yekaterinburg. "He's been charged," a spokesman...
  • Sutil appeals against sentence for Shanghai brawl February 9, 2012

    Berlin: Former Force India Formula One driver Adrian Sutil has lodged an appeal against last week's 18month suspended sentence for a nightclub brawl, his agent said on Wednesday. Sutil, 29, received the sentence and a 200,000Euro fine for causing grievous bodily harm in a Shanghai nightclub brawl last year where...
  • Mumbai: Robbers by day turn party animals by night January 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Unit V of the city's Crime Branch solved five robbery cases with the arrest of two youngsters from Kurla on Tuesday. According to police, the accused Pinto alias Amardeep Singh alias Shyam Bhau (22), and Sainath Aarote (21) committed burglaries during the day to splurge the...
  • Mumbai's nightlife turns nightmarish August 10, 2010

    Mumbai: A city that never sleeps Mumbai. Mumbai is considered to be the city with the best nightlife in India. However, all doesn't seem to be so well in paradise as the active nightlife could soon see its daylight. The nightclubs and pubs are turning out to be a nuisance...
  • Travel Picks: World's top 10 nightclubs July 1, 2010

    Singapore: Life's a party, and website Askmen.com has come up with a list of the top 10 nighclubs around the world to drink and dance the night away. The list, compiled by the website's editors (www.askmen.com) is not endorsed by Reuters. 1. The Boom Boom Room, New York City Sitting atop...
  • Firework blaze in Russian nightclub kills at least 109 December 5, 2009

    Perm: At least 109 people were killed and 134 injured when a blaze sparked by a firework show ripped through a packed Russian nightclub, triggering a stampede as revellers rushed to escape clouds of toxic black smoke. The pyrotechnics show went disastrously wrong at the Lame Horse nightclub in the...
  • Prince William turns down Paris Hilton's Vegas invite October 21, 2008

    London: US socialite Paris Hilton has been frantically messaging Prince William inviting him for the opening of her new nightclub in Las Vegas. The two swapped numbers at Mayfair's Whisky Mist last week and now the hotel heiress is desperate for the pair to hook up, reports mirror.co.uk. "Paris and William really...
  • Rooney faces nightclub fight probe November 14, 2006

    London: England striker Wayne Rooney is to be quizzed by detectives in connection with an early morning fight outside a nightclub in northern England, police said on Monday. Officers are to interview Rooney, 21, about a reported incident that occurred outside the Panacea bar in Manchester city centre last month....