A government notice confirmed that the fire started in the early afternoon at the 38-story World Trade Centre on Gloucester Road which is located in the city's popular Causeway Bay shopping district.
A thick column of white smoke was seen rising from the headquarters of Ismalist Party in Tunisia, as occupants tried to jump out of the windows to escape the flames.
Bhopal's Kamla Nehru Children's Hospital Fire: Medical Education Minister Vishwas Sarang said a short circuit might have caused the fire and described the situation inside the ward as 'very scary'.
A fire broke out inside an ICU with 25 patients in Ahmadnagar on Saturday, leaving at least 10 Covid-19 patients dead.
The fire erupted on the 19th floor of the One Avighna Park building on Currey Road shortly before noon, the official said.
All the patients had been evacuated from Constanta's Hospital for Infectious Diseases and the fire had been extinguished by mid-morning, Romania's emergency situations inspectorate said.
The residents who were caught in the fire are admitted to a nearby hospital.
While being taken to the hospital, Vipin said that a year and half ago, his father was suspended without giving any reason.
Shadi Omar, 41, was shot near the town of Beita, where residents have held weeks of protests against an unauthorized Israeli settlement outpost
The explosion occurred at 11.30 pm on Saturday soon after which a fire erupted in the area, officials said
Erica Berg, a provincial fire information officer, said the evacuation order was issued about an hour after the blaze began but she did not know the size of it.
The London Fire Brigade said Monday that 10 fire engines and 70 firefighters were battling the blaze at railway arches near the station, which is just south of the River Thames
A call was received at 5.04 am about a blaze in the operation theatre (OT) of Emergency Department and seven fire tenders were rushed to AIIMS
Fire broke out at a plant run by SVS Aqua Technologies in the Pirangut MIDC area in Mulshi tehsil on Monday evening, officials said
The fire broke out after a blast in the air conditioner caused either due to the short circuit or overloading.
The patients’ identity could not be ascertained as they were charred beyond recognition.
Local residents setting fire to dry grassland in the hope of better crop next season could be a factor, say officials
The incident took place around 1 pm in the JJ cluster near Behlolpur village under Phase 3 police station limits.
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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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