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22 September, 2017 11:49 AM Fire at 3-storey house in Thane; none hurt

Three fire engines were rushed to the site and managed to douse the flames after hectic efforts for about three hours. Thane: A fire broke out on Friday at a three-storey house in the powerloom town of Bhiwandi in Thane district, an official said. The blaze erupted at around 8.30 am in a room on the second floor of the bungalow, located near the Vanzarpatti 17

16 September, 2017 1:27 PM Malaysia police arrest 7 teens linked to deadly fire

The police chief in Malaysia’s capital says authorities have arrested seven teenagers suspected of intentionally starting a deadly blaze an Islamic boarding school that killed 23 people. Kuala Lumpur police chief Amar Singh says the seven arrested boys lit Thursday’s fire because they had been mocked by students at the school. Mr. Singh said in a press 27

16 September, 2017 6:48 AM The end of Cassini and its last pictures

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn on September 15, 2017 in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable journey of 20 years. Dutiful to the end, the Cassini snapped its “last memento photos” on September 14 and sampled Saturn’s atmosphere on September 15 morning as it made its final plunge 31

14 September, 2017 7:48 AM Boys 'cried from barred windows' as Islamic school blaze kills 23 in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A blaze at an Islamic boarding school in the Malaysian capital killed at least 23 people on Thursday, most of them teenage boys who cried for help from barred windows, officials and witnesses said. The fire broke out at around 5.40 a.m. in a top-floor dormitory in the three-storey building, firemen said, where most of the students 29

14 September, 2017 5:52 AM Fire At Kuala Lumpur School Kills At Least 24

“The children were crying for help, but I couldn’t help them as the door was already on fire.” KUALA LUMPUR -- A fire at an Islamic boarding school for boys killed at least 24 people, most of them students, in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur on Thursday morning, officials said. Officials suspected an electrical short circuit caused the blaze that broke 36

14 September, 2017 2:28 AM Kuala Lumpur school fire kills students and teachers

At least 25 students and teachers have died in a fire at a religious school in Malaysia's capital, Kuala Lumpur. The fire at the Tahfiz Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah broke out in the early hours of the morning. "The number of confirmed dead are 23 students and two wardens," Khirudin Drahman, director of the fire and rescue department, told AFP. "I think it is one of the country's 44

10 September, 2017 9:09 AM The Return Was Most Difficult, Recalls Major Who Led Surgical Strikes: Book

The surgical strikes across the Line of Control or LoC were precise and conducted at frenetic pace but the Major, who led the daredevil mission, says that the return was the most difficult part and bullets fired by the enemy soldiers were so close that they were whistling past the ears. The Army Major speaks about the stunning mission in a new book being 94

9 September, 2017 6:45 PM Fire breaks out at SBI branch on Delhi's Parliament Street

New Delhi: A fire broke out on Saturday night on the first floor of the State Bank of India (SBI) branch on the Parliament Street, the Delhi Fire Services (DFS) said. The fire services received a call around 9.25 pm alerting them about smoke emanating from the first floor of the building, a DFS official said. Police said the firemen broke open the locks 35

7 September, 2017 10:58 AM Fire in NRS Medical College in Kolkata

The blaze started in the paediatric medicine department at around 10 am. Kolkata: A fire broke out in the state-run Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital here on Thursday, a fire department official said. No one was injured. The blaze started in the paediatric medicine department at around 10 a.m. Primary investigation revealed a short circuit 33

4 September, 2017 10:39 AM ACT Fibernet Now Offers Up to 150Mbps Broadband in Bengaluru, Upgrades Current Users

After launching broadband speeds up to 150Mbps in Delhi in July, ACT Fibernet has now upgraded broadband connections to speeds of up to 150Mbps in Bengaluru as well. Just like the company did with Delhi, it has also upgraded its current broadband plans for Bengaluru. In a press release, ACT Fibernet announced that starting September 1, the ACT Progress 22