Uphar Cinema Fire: SC Orders Jail For Builder Gopal Ansal


NEW DELHI : One of the two Ansal brothers, who built and operated Delhi’s Uphaar cinema, must go to jail within four weeks, the Supreme Court ruled today. He has reportedly been given a year-long sentence. In 2007, a fire at the cinema left 59 people dead. Most of them choked to death after being trapped in the balcony. Basic fire safety rules More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Ex Minister E Ahamed Collapses In Parliament, Rushed To Hospital

NEW DELHI : E Ahamed, a senior leader from Kerala, collapsed today in parliament just as its budget session began. Mr Ahamed, who served as Junior Foreign Minister in Dr Manmohan Singh’s government, was rushed More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Major fire at medical store in Mumbai claims nine lives

MUMBAI: The toll in Mumbai Chemists shop blaze has gone up to 9, with the sole injured person succumbing to his burn injuries. The other eight died due to suffocation in their first floor house when the medical More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Monday, June 13th, 2016

MiG-27 Fighter Crashes In Jodhpur, Pilots Safe

JODHPUR:  A MiG-27 aircraft of Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed into a building near Rajasthan’s Jodhpur city today. Both the two pilots have ejected safely. At least two to three people have been injured.The More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Friday, May 13th, 2016

Nirankari Spiritual leader Baba Hardev Singh dies in Canada road accident

NEW DELHI: Spiritual leader and Nirankari Mission chief Hardev Singh was killed in a road accident in Montreal, Canada today. He was 62. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the passing away of More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Odd-Even Rule: Arvind Kejriwal says it’s impossible to continue

NEW DELHI: Overwhelmed by the response of people to the odd-even car rationing experiment in the national capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that the pilot initiative of the AAP government More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Friday, January 1st, 2016

BCCI reveals ‘real’ salaries of every IPL player alt By dna Web Team

MUMBAI: The Shashank Manohar led BCCI regimen might have been able to bring some transparency to the affairs of the Board but there still remains some ambiguity regarding the salaries of the Indian Premier More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Monday, December 7th, 2015

7.2 Earthquake Strikes Tajikistan, Tremors Felt In Delhi

NEW DELHI: An earthquake measuring 7.2 magnitude struck in Tajikistan on Monday, shaking buildings as far away as the Indian capital of New Delhi and in Pakistan, the US. Geological Survey and witnesses said. The More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Saturday, November 28th, 2015

A suicide bomber kills at least 21 people in an attack in Nigeria

A suicide bomber has killed at least 21 people at a Shia Muslim procession in northern Nigeria.The attack happened in the village of Dakasoye, about 13 miles (20 km) south of Kano, during a march by followers of More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Two soldiers, civilian injured in militant attack in Kashmir

TANGDHAR: At least two soldiers, including an army officer, were injured as militants stormed an army installation in Tangdhar area, near the Line of Control in Kupwara district, in north Kashmir on Wednesday morning. Preliminary More...