Mundka Fire tragedy: Absconding building owner arrested.

New Delhi, May 15 (UNI) Two days after a building in outer Delhi's Mundka area caught fire in which 27 people were killed, Delhi Police on Sunday arrested the absconding owner of the building. The accused has been identified as Manish Lakra. Earlier, two brothers, Harish Goel

India registers strong protest with Pakistan on killing of two Sikh traders

New Delhi, May 15 (UNI) On the killing of two Sikh traders in Peshawar today, India said it has registered its strong protest with Pakistan on the continued targeting of members of the minority community there and called upon the Pakistani authorities to sincerely investigate the

Delhi temp likely to touch 45 C: IMD

New Delhi, May 15 (UNI) There was no respite to Delhiites from the scorching heat on Sunday as well, as the mercury is likely to touch 45 degrees Celsius, as per the India Meteorological Department. The weather agency, however, predicated a "dust or thunderstorm" on Mon

PM Modi extends best wishes to Sheikh Mohamed, the new President of UAE

New Delhi,  (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended his best wishes to the ruler of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on being elected as the new President of the United Arab Emirates, and said he is confident that under his dynamic leadership th

Mundaka Fire: Authorities identify seven of 27 dead bodies

New Delhi, May 14 (UNI) The authorities have identified 7 out of the 27 people who were killed in a massive fire in Mundaka area of West Delhi on Friday, officials told UNI. The bodies retrieved by Delhi Police and Fire Department from the four storey building were taken to Sanja

Delhi govt orders probe into fire tragedy

New Delhi, May 14 (UNI) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said he has ordered a Magisterial investigation into the fire tragedy that consumed 27 lives in a building near the Mundka Metro Station. "This is a very tragic incident. I have ordered a Magisterial in

India logs 2,858 new Covid cases

New Delhi, May 14 (UNI) A further 2,858 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in India, the Health Ministry said on Saturday. According to a Ministry bulletin, the total caseload rose to 4,31,19,112 while the death toll climbed to 5,24,201 as 11 more victims succumbed to the d

Major fire breaks out in Mundka area, one died

New Delhi, (UNI) A major fire broke out at a building near Mundka Metro Station on Friday in which one woman was killed, fire department said. According to the Delhi Fire Service, it received a fire incident call about 4:40 pm. A total of 24 fire tenders were rushed to the site t

PM condoles passing away of UAE President

New Delhi,  (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed deep grief over the passing away of United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed. He said that Zayed was a great statesman and visionary leader under whom India-UAE relations prospered. "I am

No respite from heatwave in Delhi

New Delhi, May 14 (UNI) Delhiites would experience another hot day on Saturday as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued an 'orange alert'. The IMD in its forecast has predicted heatwave conditions at many places with severe heatwave at isolated places. "Th