Fire brigade

Bhopal: 90-yr-old woman charred to death as shanty catches fire

Bhopal: 90-yr-old woman charred to death as shanty catches fire

According to police, the fire broke out due to an electrical short circuit.

Mumbai: 50% hospitals in city have major fire lapses, says Minister

Mumbai: 50% hospitals in city have major fire lapses, says Minister

It’s now official. Almost 50% hospitals in Mumbai have major lapses in fire safety. Following the killing of 10 newborns at the Bhandara ...Read More

Mira Bhayandar: Finally, MBMC arms itself to tackle fires upto 24 floors

Mira Bhayandar: Finally, MBMC arms itself to tackle fires upto 24 floors

With residential and commercial spaces in the twin-city reaching new heights, the fire department of the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corpora...Read More

Mishaps reduced due to firecracker ban; Mumbai fire brigade receives just 15 calls during Diwali

Mishaps reduced due to firecracker ban; Mumbai fire brigade receives just 15 calls during Diwali

The Mumbai fire brigade got 15 calls of mishaps due to bursting of firecrackers during the Diwali, an official said.This is a decrease fr...Read More

Fire brigade rescues 52-yr-old man stranded at Bandstand

Fire brigade rescues 52-yr-old man stranded at Bandstand

The man, identified as Anil Kumar Pillai, was rescued by fire brigade officials in an effort that lasted for more than an hour

Fire breaks out at residential Cuffe Parade building

Fire breaks out at residential Cuffe Parade building

The Fire Brigade control room was alerted around 7.18 pm and four fire tenders and three jumbo tankers were rushed with an ambulance at t...Read More

Chatter that Matters: Are those flouting fire safety norms being let off easily?

Chatter that Matters: Are those flouting fire safety norms being let off easily?

Over the past 10 days, 10 fires have been reported in the city, including the massive fire at the GST Bhavan in Mazgaon.

Mumbai Safety: Fire brigade personnel to inspect hospitals, school, buildings

Mumbai Safety: Fire brigade personnel to inspect hospitals, school, buildings

Mumbai: Following the series of fires, including the recent one in the Goods and ServiceTax (GST) Bhuvan on Monday, the Brihanmumbai Muni...Read More

BMC fire cell will reduce incidents: Fire Brigade

BMC fire cell will reduce incidents: Fire Brigade

Mumbai: With a view to combat fire incidents more effectively and ensure compliance of fire safety norms across the city, the Brihanmumba...Read More

Fire brigade's Plan B: Hydraulic dept to help it tap other water sources

Fire brigade's Plan B: Hydraulic dept to help it tap other water sources

Mumbai: Initiating yet another measure to cope with the increasing incidents of fire in the city, the fire department of the Brihanmumbai...Read More

KEM burn incident: Fire brigade seeks report on ECG fire incident

KEM burn incident: Fire brigade seeks report on ECG fire incident

Mumbai: The Mumbai Fire department has asked the King Edward Memorial (KEM) hospital authorities to submit a report spelling out the deta...Read More

Maharashtra: Fire breaks out in private school in Thane

Maharashtra: Fire breaks out in private school in Thane

Thane: A fire broke out in a private school in Thane West on Tuesday. However, no one was injured in the blaze in the computer room of Sh...Read More

Surat fire: Fire brigade arrived at the spot 45 minutes late, claim witnesses

Surat fire: Fire brigade arrived at the spot 45 minutes late, claim witnesses

Surat (Gujarat): At least 20 people were killed after a fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Surat on Friday. The fire brigade ar...Read More

21-year-old man jumps off Thane-Bhiwandi Kasheli bridge

21-year-old man jumps off Thane-Bhiwandi Kasheli bridge

Kalyan: A 21-year-old youth, jumped off the Thane-Bhiwandi Kasheli bridge on Monday afternoon. A search operation was undertaken by the t...Read More

Indore: Fire guts three shops

Indore: Fire guts three shops

Indore: Three shops on Hamilton Road were gutted on Thursday morning. However, no casualties were reported.  According to police fire bri...Read More

Indore: fire in Samrat Hotel

Indore: fire in Samrat Hotel

Indore: Twenty-three people had a miraculous escape as a major fire broke out in Hotel Samrat on MG Road, late on Thursday evening. Swift...Read More

Mumbai: BMC’s nod for proposals worth Rs 600 crore, again in 25 minutes flat

Mumbai: BMC’s nod for proposals worth Rs 600 crore, again in 25 minutes flat

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has passed proposals worth Rs 600 crores in less than 25 minutes in the standing com...Read More

Bhopal: Office of Deepmala infrastructure gutted

Bhopal: Office of Deepmala infrastructure gutted

Bhopal: The office of Deepmala infrastructure was gutted on Friday. The guard of the firm saw smoke billowing out of it and informed auth...Read More

Mumbai: Man falls in well, dies as fire brigade waits for three hours for scuba diver to arrive

Mumbai: Man falls in well, dies as fire brigade waits for three hours for scuba diver to arrive

In a bizarre incident, early on Monday, a man died after falling in the well in Bazarpeth area in Kalyan. Fire Brigade personnel, who wer...Read More

Fire breaks out in New Town, two persons suffer burn injuries

Fire breaks out in New Town, two persons suffer burn injuries

Kolkata: Two persons suffered burn injuries and some temporary shops were damaged after a fire broke out in New Town area early Thursday,...Read More

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