Phone internet connections disrupted as fire engulfs Lahore PTCL building

Posted by on Sep 28, 2014 | Leave a Comment

LAHORE: Thousands of telephone lines and internet connections were disrupted after heavy fire erupted at the PTICL building on Sunday. Fire Brigade sources said that the fire broke out around 2:00 AM which engulfed three floors. Telephone exchange and other installations were affected by the blaze and according to a PTCL spokesman 45,000 telephone lines and almost 25,000 internet connections were disconnected due to the... 

Fire at PTCL building brought under control

Posted by on Sep 28, 2014 | Leave a Comment

LAHORE: The fire, erupted at the sixth floor of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) building in Lahore, has been brought under control after hectic efforts of three hours, Geo News reported. The fire suspended PTCL and internet service in several areas of the city. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

What Protestors Did With An Anchor Uzma Chaudhary In PTV Building

Posted by on Sep 01, 2014 | Leave a Comment

What Protestors Did With An Anchor Uzma… by zemtv View full post on Javed Chaudhry  Read More →

Army clears PTV building efforts underway to resume transmission

Posted by on Sep 01, 2014 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Army and Rangers personnel reached the state-run Pakistan Television (PTV) building after it was besieged by the mob Monday morning, Geo News reported. According to the PTV administration, the protesters vandalized the valuable transmission equipments at the office and ransacked the central news room and master control room. Currently efforts are underway to resume the channel’s transmission,... 

Six dead in Paris suburb building explosion

Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 | Leave a Comment

BOBIGNY: Six people were killed on Sunday when an explosion ripped through an apartment building outside Paris, reducing half a residential block to rubble, emergency services said. The bodies of a child described as around 10 years old, a boy aged 14-18 and two women were recovered from the remains of the four-storey building in the northeastern suburb of Rosny-sous-Bois. Two more bodies were found late in the evening... 

Japan mulls building its own fighter jets report

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 | Leave a Comment

TOKYO: Japan is considering building its own fighter jets after years of playing second fiddle in a US construction partnership, a report said Thursday, in a move likely to stoke fears of its military resurgence among Asian neighbours. Japan´s attempt in the 1980s to build its first purely domestic fighters since World War II faced US resistance and resulted in joint US-Japan development and production of the F-2,... 

PTI workers will not storm any government building Qureshi

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi has requested party workers not to enter the PM House. Qureshi added the PTI will not story any government building and the respect of institutions is the responsibility of every Pakistani. According to Qureshi the government and few of its representatives were responsible for the present situation, adding that they were political people and... 

India building collapse rescue ends with 61 dead

Posted by on Jul 04, 2014 | Leave a Comment

NEW DELHI: Rescue efforts at a building which collapsed last weekend in southern India wound up Friday with the final death toll at 61, an official said. The 11-storey apartment tower on the outskirts of Tamil Nadu´s state capital Chennai, which was still under construction, came crashing down on Saturday following heavy rains, killing mainly labourers. Karuna Sagar, a senior officer with the Tamil Nadu state police... 

Death toll in India building collapse hits 42

Posted by on Jul 02, 2014 | Leave a Comment

NEW DELHI: Emergency teams pulled 11 more bodies from the rubble of a collapsed building in southern India overnight, but had not given up hope of finding survivors of the weekend tragedy, officials said Wednesday. Karuna Sagar, a senior officer with the Tamil Nadu state police force, said the confirmed death toll from the disaster on the outskirts of Chennai now stood at 42. At least five people were still unaccounted... 

Kenyan cargo plane crashes into building after takeoff authorities

Posted by on Jul 02, 2014 | Leave a Comment

NAIROBI: A cargo air plane crashed into a commercial building shortly after takeoff Wednesday from the Kenyan capital´s main airport, the busiest in East Africa, aviation authorities said. “A Fokker 50 cargo plane with four people onboard has this morning crashed at a commercial building,” after taking off from Nairobi´s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), Kenya Airports authority said in a statement.... 
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