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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 […]