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Woman rescued as death toll rises in...

Woman rescued as death toll rises in...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The plight of the residents in the 100-year-old building, which was due to be redeveloped, have highlighted...

10 dead, several feared trapped after...

10 dead, several feared trapped after...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Two teams from India's National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as well as local volunteers, fire...

14 killed in building collapse as monsoon...

14 killed in building collapse as monsoon...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 15 2019

A statement from the state Chief Minister's office said 14 people died, all but one of whom were...

5 killed in Shanghai building...

5 killed in Shanghai building...

East Asia

Thu, May 16 2019

The accident occurred at around 0330 GMT in a central Shanghai neighbourhood, trapping around 20...

Death toll in Brazil buildings disaster...

Death toll in Brazil buildings disaster...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 15 2019

The buildings collapsed three days after torrential rain wreaked havoc in the city

Karnataka building collapse: Toll rises...

Karnataka building collapse: Toll rises...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The rescue operation is being conducted by three National Disaster Relief Force teams, police personnel,...

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Africa

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The children were attending a nursery and primary school on the top floor of the residential building...

2 killed after building collapses in...

2 killed after building collapses in...

Europe

Thu, Feb 7 2019

It was not immediately clear why the building in the Kartal district on the Asian side of the city had...

Up to eight feared dead in Marseille...

Up to eight feared dead in Marseille...

Europe

Tue, Nov 6 2018

Rescuers worked throughout the night to look for victims in the rubble of two dilapidated apartment blocks...

India building collapse kills five

India building collapse kills five

South Asia

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The Press Trust of India quoted an unnamed local official saying the building was 20-years-old and structurally...

Death toll from India building collapse...

Death toll from India building collapse...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Police have arrested four people, including the landowner, on charges of manslaughter and want to question...

Indian building collapse kills 3, 12...

Indian building collapse kills 3, 12...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 18 2018

Police arrested three people, including the landowner, over the latest accident

Bengaluru building collapse kills at...

Bengaluru building collapse kills at...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 16 2017

Rescue operations were under way, according to media reports

7 dead, dozens feared trapped in Mumbai...

7 dead, dozens feared trapped in Mumbai...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 31 2017

Mumbai has been hit by several deadly building collapses in recent years, often caused by shoddy construction,...

Mumbai building collapse kills 12, many...

Mumbai building collapse kills 12, many...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 25 2017

Video from the site showed a chaotic scene, with dozens of bystanders nearby and first responders trying...

Emma Watson remembers Rana Plaza

Emma Watson remembers Rana Plaza

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Due to Bangladesh’s status as a major garments exporter, the collapse of Rana Plaza, which housed five...

Primary students at risk from building...

Primary students at risk from building...

Education

Sat, Nov 12 2016

Students of at least 139 primary schools in nine upazilas in Kurigram are attending their classes under...

Collapsed Rangamati building built without...

Collapsed Rangamati building built without...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 6 2016

Death toll reaches five

Under-construction building in Bengaluru...

Under-construction building in Bengaluru...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 5 2016

Officials said a security guard had been killed and three construction workers remained trapped inside...

Video: 4 killed in Kaptai building...

Video: 4 killed in Kaptai building...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 4 2016

Some 8-10 people were residing at the building that collapsed on Kaptai lake, locals said

School building collapse kills 1

School building collapse kills 1

Uncategorized

Sat, Aug 27 2016

A man was killed and 50 people were injured after a school building collapsed at Bana in Alfadanga upazila...