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Trader was stabbed, then set on fire: Report

Trader was stabbed, then set on fire: Report

MOHALI: The post-mortem report of a 40-year-old businessman who was found burnt in a factory in Industrial area reveals that he was first stabbed and then set on fire. This was stated by the senior superintendent of police (SSP), Kuldeep Singh Chahal on Sunday. He said that a big wound […]

Slum fire leaves 230 families homeless

Slum fire leaves 230 families homeless

Noida: At least 230 families were left homeless after a massive fire destroyed their shanties on two adjacent plots in Sarfabad village in Sector 73. There were no deaths but at least three persons were injured trying to save others. There were conflicting accounts of what could have possibly started […]

Canteen set ablaze after payment demanded from customers

Canteen set ablaze after payment demanded from customers

MANGALURU: Asking for after having led to setting a on fire at near Thokkottu on Thursday. According to police, a group of youth had come to the canteen run by Abaid, a resident of Halekote, Ullal, on Thursday night. The accused are Rauf and his accomplices from Kumpala. The canteen […]

Locals suspect foul play in Chimbel fire

Locals suspect foul play in Chimbel fire

PANAJI: Trees and vegetation on a steep slope on the Kadamba plateau, classified as a no development zone, were set on fire by unknown persons on Monday morning. Chimbel villagers, alarmed by the raging fire, informed the fire services, police and government officials. The villagers fear that the fire may […]

Short-circuit likely to have caused Metro fire

Short-circuit likely to have caused Metro fire

KOLKATA: It will take at least a couple of days before a technical team can detect what caused the fire under a Dum Dum-bound rake that spread severe panic, left several unwell and disrupted services close to the Maidan station on Thursday evening. But prima facie, the blaze was possibly […]

Gr Noida woman set on fire by in-laws for dowry

Gr Noida woman set on fire by in-laws for dowry

GREATER NOIDA: A 30-year-old woman was set on fire by her in-laws allegedly over a dowry demand of Rs 5 lakh on Tuesday night in Kalupura village of Rabupura area, . Chanchal, who has been admitted to Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi, has received 75% burn injuries and is fighting […]

US Fed?s Jerome Powell is ?100 per cent? safe as chairman, says Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett

US Fed?s Jerome Powell is ?100 per cent? safe as chairman, says Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett

US President Donald Trump won?t try to fire Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, a top White House economic adviser said on Wednesday. Kevin Hassett, chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, told reporters ?yes, of course, a hundred per cent? after he was asked whether Powell?s job is […]

45-yr-old Greater Noida engineer charred in car

45-yr-old Greater Noida engineer charred in car

GREATER NOIDA: A 45-year-old man?s body was found in a burnt Ford Ikon near DPS Society in Kasna, Greater Noida, on Tuesday morning. Cops said the man was identified as Pawan Dhiman, an at an IT firm, who was on his way home after a night shift when the 10-year-old […]

Delhi: Truck catches fire, driver dies in sleep

Delhi: Truck catches fire, driver dies in sleep

NEW DELHI: A driver was charred to death after his parked vehicle caught fire near north Delhi?s Narela on Tuesday. The driver was sleeping in the cabin of his truck when the vehicle went up in blaze at 2.45am. Two fire tenders were sent to the spot to douse the […]

Chd: After fire, vendors back in action

Chd: After fire, vendors back in action

MOHALI: Nearly a week after a fire destroyed a makeshift market in , vendors are back in business at the site, reconstructing their kiosks. The makeshift market is situated in a densely populated area surrounded by showrooms from three sides and barely 10 metres away from the main highway. The […]