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Brave Russian Doctors Perform Surgery As Hospital Burns, Watch Video

Apr 05, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A group of eight doctors and nurses completed the operation in two hours before removing the patient to another site.

Uttarakhand Forest Fire: 4 Dead, Centre Rushes Helicopters To Control Situation

Apr 05, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

There are 40 active fire spots in the forests of Garhwal and Kumaon regions with Nainital, Almora, Tehri and Pauri districts being the worst-hit, forest officials said.

Fire Breaks Out At Garments Factory In Delhi’s Gandhinagar

The fire reportedly broke out around 8.15 am after which 15 fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

Delhi: Fire Breaks Out At Safdarjung Hospital, Patients Moved Out

Mar 31, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Around 50 patients were immediately shifted to others wards with the help of hospital staff.

Railways To Not Allow Charging Of Mobiles, Laptops At Night During Travel

This comes after recent incidents of fire reported in some trains. According to railway officials, the decision to restrict the use of the charging ports was taken as a precautionary measure.

28 March, 2021

Uttar Pradesh: Fire Breaks Out At Kanpur Hospital, Patients Moved Out

Outlook Web Bureau

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken cognisance of the incident and directed that the evacuated patients be provided immediate care.

27 March, 2021

Mumbai Hospital Fire: 6 Booked For Culpable Homicide

Outlook Web Bureau

At least 9 patients admitted at Mumbai’s Sunrise Hospital died after a fire broke out in the area late on Thursday

27 March, 2021

Fire Breaks Out At Pune's Fashion Street, 500 Shops Gutted

Outlook Web Bureau

Officials said that the fire had broken out around 11 pm. However, nobody was injured in the incident.

26 March, 2021

Mumbai Hospital Fire: CM Uddhav Thackeray Says, ‘ I Apologise’, Announces Rs 5 Lakh Compensation

Outlook Web Bureau

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray said strict action will be taken against those found responsible for the fire.

26 March, 2021

Mumbai: 2 Dead, Over 70 Covid Patients Evacuated As Fire Breaks Out At Hospital

Outlook Web Bureau

A Level 4 fire had broken out at Dreams Mall Sunrise Hospital, which is on the third floor of the mall.

09 March, 2021

Kolkata: 9 Dead In Railways Building Fire, Rs 10 Lakh Ex-Gratia Announced

Outlook Web Bureau

At least 20 fire tenders and two hydraulic ladders were pressed into service to douse the blaze at the building which also has a computerised ticket booking centre on the ground floor.


01 March, 2021

Minor Siblings Die After Being Set On Fire By Mentally Unstable Man In Uttar Pradesh

Outlook Web Bureau

An FIR has been registered in connection with the case and a probe is underway, officials said.

12 February, 2021

Fire Explosion In Tamil Nadu Firecracker factory, 11 Killed In Blast

Outlook Web Bureau

Chief Minister E.K. Palaniswami announced Rs 3 lakh for the families of the deceased.

09 February, 2021

Major Fire Breaks Out At Taloja Industrial Area In Navi Mumbai; No Casualties Reported

Outlook Web Bureau

The fire is yet to be brought under control and the cause of the blaze is still unknown, officials said

02 February, 2021

SpiceJet Kolkata Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Reports Cabin Fire

Outlook Web Bureau

There were 69 people in the flight, including West Bengal's Director-General of Police Virendra and the state's security advisor Surajit Kar Purkayastha, airport sources said.

01 February, 2021

Helpless Man Sets Himself On Fire Outside UP CM’s Office Over Land Dispute Issue

Outlook Web Bureau

Resident of the Indragarh area in Kannauj district, Umashankar suffered burn injuries and is undergoing treatment at a hospital.

28 January, 2021

Bhiwandi Fire: Major Fire Breaks Out In Maharashtra Fabric Factory; No Causalities Reported

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident occurred in Saravali MIDC of Bhiwandi at 2:30 am, in which a rayon factory was completely destroyed


27 January, 2021

Massive Fire Consumes Four-Storey Residential Complex in Himachal’s Praunthi

Ashwani Sharma

No casualties were reported, officials said adding that the fire broke out at 4.15 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.

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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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz