Latest News on Firefighting
Showing of 0 - 10 from 7 results
Firefighting - Total results - 7
Nov 05, 2018
Fire breaks out at Apeejay House in Kolkata's Park Street; no casualties reported, cause still uncertainThe fire at Apeejay House in Kolkata's Park Street broke out around 11 am, after which the building was evacuated. The blaze appears to have been doused, but smoke is still emanating from the structure, which houses several office buildings.
Sep 24, 2018
What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: ReportHuman activity — from campfires to vehicle sparks — caused over 80% of wildfires in US: estimates.
Oct 18, 2016
Mumbai: Fire at Cuffe Parade's Maker Tower leaves two dead; 11 rescuedTwo people died on Tuesday in a fire at the Maker Tower in Cuffe Parade, Mumbai.
May 02, 2016
Uttarakhand fire controlled, but NDRF isn't trained or equipped for it: OP SinghOur immediate objective is to stop spreading of fire in Uttarakhand to the reserve forest area which is contiguous to human habitation
Apr 26, 2016
Fire at the National Museum of Natural History in Delhi doused after four-hour-long operationAs many as 35 fire tenders were pressed into service. It took firefighters more than four hours to douse the blaze after which a cooling operation was launched which lasted for another few hours.
Jun 22, 2012
Fire at Delhi slum, no casualties reportedAround 100 shanties were gutted in a fire in a slum cluster in the capital on Friday morning.
Dec 09, 2011
Fire Safety: It's not just about Kolkata, it's all of IndiaIn this comment, one of our readers Wiseman, rightly points out that the real problem is a lack of fire safety awareness and public discipline in India as a whole.