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Thane: Fire At Residential Building Destroys 28 Power Meters

Mar 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The fire broke out at an electricity meter box room of a residential building late on Saturday, officials said adding that no casualties have been reported

Delhi Anaj Mandi Fire: Factory Owner Arrested, Kejriwal Orders Magisterial Inquiry

Dec 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

A total of 59 people were inside the factory operating from the Anaj Mandi Area when the blaze broke out.

Six Killed, 11 Injured In Massive Fire In Residential Building In Delhi's Zakir Nagar Area

According to the Delhi Fire Service, the fire was first noticed at 2.21 am in a four-storey building. Most of the injured were those who tried to jump off to safety.

Fire Breaks Out At Kolkata's Bagri Market

Sep 16, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

About 30 fire engines were sent to the site to douse the fire.

Russia Mall Fire: Death Toll Rises To 64

A major fire broke out on Sunday at the fourth floor of the shopping mall where most of the victims were present inside a theatre hall.


21 January, 2018

Bawana Fire: Owner Of Factory Arrested After Blaze Kills 17

Outlook Web Bureau

At least 10 women and seven men were charred to death in a fire that broke out in a firecracker unit in outer Delhi’s Bawana industrial area on Saturday evening

20 October, 2017

Delhi Fire Department Receives More Than 200 Calls On Diwali, Decline In Number

Outlook Web Bureau

A fire broke out in a garment godown in Gandhi Nagar in east Delhi at around 10 pm.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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