In the backdrop of the Bhendi Bazaar building collapse that killed 34 people, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis Friday said the state is planning to make some amendments to the redevelopment laws to prevent such mishaps in the future
Mumbai building collapse as it happened: Death toll rises to 22 as over hundred year old structure reduced to rubble
Merely two days after heavy rains wreaked havoc in Mumbai, a three-storeyed building on Thursday collapsed in the Dongri area.
A 42-year-old man was electrocuted to death when he touched a water motor to repair it at his house in southeast Delhi's Tughlakabad Extension.
Five persons were buried alive on Thursday when a snow avalanche hit a public transport vehicle in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
At least 44 people were killed after a bus fell into the Tons river in remote Nerwa area of Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh, according to news reports.
Three-year-old twin brothers drowned in a washing machine while their mother was out to buy detergent at Rohini in north west Delhi, police said.
At least two persons were killed and 14 others injured when a fire broke out at a muti-storey luxurious hotel in Nanchang, capital of China's eastern Jiangxi Province.
Unknown number of people were trapped as a fire broke out in a hotel in China's Jiangxi province on Saturday, firefighters said.
At least 13 people were killed in road mishaps in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar with dense fog affecting visibility in north India even as cold wave conditions in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir intensified further due to a fresh spell of snowfall.
After the Patna-Indore Express tragedy, the government should think about how many lives would've been saved had it focused on safety, not demonetisation.
According to news reports, 13 people are feared dead after fire broke out in a garment factory in Sahibabad in Ghaziabad district in Uttar Pradesh.
Five persons were killed when their speeding car rammed into a tree on the Western Express Highway in Mumbai on Thursday, an official said.
At least five persons were killed and eleven others injured when two passenger vehicles collided head-on at Satlasana in Mehsana district of Gujarat.
A woman and her two minor children were killed when a portion of roof collapsed in their flat in a multi-storey building in west Delhi's Uttam Nagar.
Nine persons, including four children and three women, were killed and 10 others injured when a residential building collapsed in Bhiwandi, Thane.
At least eight people were killed when a two-storey dilapidated building collapsed in Thane district's Bhiwandi town, police said.
Heavy floods in China have left nearly 300 people dead or missing and caused huge economic losses.
Eight persons, including five alleged criminals, were killed and six others injured when two jeeps collided in Rajasthan's Churu district.
In a tragic incident, eight children were killed and 14 others injured in Bhadohi, Uttar Pradesh, when a school mini-bus was hit by a train.
Two KMDA officials were on Tuesday arrested by Kolkata police in connection with the partial collapse of an under-construction flyover.