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Fire at New Delhi factory kills 32

12 December, 2019 10:19 am 10:19 am

MUMBAI (Reuters) – At least thirty-two people were killed in India’s capital New Delhi on Sunday when a fire swept through a factory where labourers were sleeping, government officials said. “Till now we have rescued more than 50 people, most of them were affected due to smoke,” Atul Garg, an official with Delhi Fire Service … Read More

Global shares tick up on upbeat China factory reports, trade talk hopes

12 December, 2019 9:40 am 9:40 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Global shares rose on Monday and oil rebounded after upbeat China manufacturing surveys and as investors clung to hopes Beijing and Washington could reach a compromise in trade talks. MSCI’s index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS gained 0.46%, reclaiming some of its loss on Friday while Japan’s Nikkei .N225 jumped 1.11%. … Read More

Karachi fire

Karachi: Firefighters take 23 hours to extinguish huge blaze in cloth wareh...

07 July, 2019 1:32 pm 1:32 pm

KARACHI/LAHORE (92 News) – Cloth and paper board worth millions of rupees were reduced to ashes in separate fire incidents in Karachi and Lahore. However, no human loss life or injury was reported in both incidents. Firefighters took around 23 hours to douse the huge flames at four cloth warehouses in a  compound having 50 … Read More

Two workers die after taking poisonous food in Manga Mandi

10 October, 2018 5:40 pm 5:40 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Two workers died and seven others were hospitalized after consuming poisonous food in a textile factory in Manga Mandi area on Thursday. After the incident, factory workers staged a demonstration against the factory administration. They alleged that they were being given poisonous food and five people have died in week. The … Read More

Three workers die as factory boiler explodes in Lahore

09 September, 2016 10:33 am 10:33 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Three workers were killed and four others injured when a boiler exploded in a factory at Shahpur Kanjra on Saturday. After the explosion, the roof of the factory also collapsed. A large number of people reached the spot and launched the rescue operation. Khizar Hayat, 22, and his brother Waqar, 18, … Read More