Fire erupts in building on II Chundrigar Road

Posted by on Feb 09, 2015 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: The Commerce Center building located on Karachi’s I.I. Chundrigar Road caught fire on Monday. The fire erupted on the fourth floor of the building. Fire tenders have arrived at the scene and are trying to extinguish the blaze which is growing in intensity. Fire brigades across the city have been placed on high-alert. Several people are trapped inside the building which houses multiple offices. This... 

PM Nawaz meets PAF Chief commits funds for capacity building

Posted by on Feb 04, 2015 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a meeting with Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafiq Butt on Wednesday said that the government will continue providing funds for the capacity building of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF). While discussing the professional matters of the PAF, the PM said that the air force needed to assess and meet the current demands and challenges of the situation in the country. The... 

Fire in Karachi building extinguished

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: A fire erupted in a building near Baloch Colony in Karachi on Tuesday morning that was extinguished before it could cause heavy loss, Geo News reported. According to the details, fire broke out on the seventh floor of a multi-storey building situated on main Shahra-e-Faisal near Baloch Colony. Several persons who got trapped inside the building were rescued with the help of snorkel as smoke filled the area. Fire... 

Fire erupts at residential building in Liaquatabad

Posted by on Dec 06, 2014 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: Fire erupted in the basement of a three-story residential building in Liaquatabad on Saturday, Geo News reported. Details have it that the fire broke out in the basement of a building in Firdous Market and witnesses told that women and children got trapped on the upper floors of the building. Fire brigades were called in to extinguish the flames and to rescue the trapped families in the three-storey building.... 

Europe okays building phase of largest telescope

Posted by on Dec 05, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PARIS: The European Southern Observatory (ESO) said Thursday it would go ahead with construction of the world´s most powerful land-based telescope, a behemoth designed to locate planets in other solar systems. Building work on the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) has been authorised by ESO´s governing body after funding pledges exceeded 90 percent of the roughly one-billion-euro ($1.25-billion) cost, the... 

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  Read More →

What Protestors Did With An Anchor Uzma Chaudhary In PTV Building

Posted by on Sep 01, 2014 | Leave a Comment

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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... 


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