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Russian Military Says Nuclear Submarine Fire is Out

Posted December 30th, 2011 at 8:00 am (UTC-5)
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The Russian military firefighters have extinguished a fire on the exterior of a nuclear submarine docked in a northern Russia shipyard, and there has been no radiation leak. An official said Friday an undisclosed number of crew members inside theYekaterinburg nuclear submarine were in no danger while it was burning. The official says they were […]

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Russia Says Crew Inside Burning Submarine in No Danger

Posted December 30th, 2011 at 6:10 am (UTC-5)
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The Russian military says crew members still inside a burning nuclear submarine docked in a northern Russia shipyard are not in any danger. An official said Friday the undisclosed number of crew members are monitoring temperatures and carbon dioxide levels inside theYekaterinburg nuclear submarine vessel to ensure its safety. The military says at least seven […]

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Russian Nuclear Submarine Catches Fire

Posted December 29th, 2011 at 3:15 pm (UTC-5)
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A Russian nuclear submarine caught fire Thursday, but officials say there was no radiation leak and no one was injured. The fire on the Yekaterinburg submarine happened while the vessel was docked for repairs in the northern Murmansk region. The Russian Defense Ministry said all of the submarine’s weapons had been unloaded before the repairs […]

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Russian Ship Fire Kills 2

Posted December 15th, 2011 at 3:05 am (UTC-5)
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Russian officials say a fire aboard a nuclear-powered icebreaker has killed two people in eastern Siberia near the Yenissei River. Authorities say there was no radiation leak and the fire aboard the ship has been been put out. At least one person was injured in Thursday’s blaze. An investigation is underway into the cause of […]

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Staff Charged in India Hospital Fire

Posted December 10th, 2011 at 3:55 am (UTC-5)
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Indian officials have charged six staff members of a Kolkata hospital with culpable homicide, following a fire at the facility that killed at least 90 people. Authorities have also pulled the license of AMRI Hospital which was rated recently by an Indian magazine as one of the Kolkata’s best hospitals. Officials say the blaze swept […]

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Hospital Fire Kills 89 in Eastern India

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 12:00 pm (UTC-5)
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The death toll from a fire that engulfed a private hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata has risen to 89. Authorities say the blaze swept through the AMRI Hospital early Friday in the capital of West Bengal state. Local television channels showed patients being rolled out on stretchers and distraught relatives waiting outside […]

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Hospital Fire Kills More Than 70 in Eastern India

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 8:30 am (UTC-5)
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A fire has killed more than 70 people at a private hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata. Authorities say the blaze swept through the AMRI Hospital early Friday in the capital of West Bengal state. Local television channels showed patients being rolled out on stretchers and distraught relatives waiting outside the hospital as […]

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Hospital Fire Kills More Than 70 in Eastern India

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 6:45 am (UTC-5)
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A fire has killed more than 70 people at a private hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata. Authorities say the blaze swept through the AMRI Hospital early Friday in the capital of West Bengal state. Local television channels showed patients being rolled out on stretchers and distraught relatives waiting outside the hospital as […]

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Hospital Fire Kills More Than 70 in Eastern India

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 5:20 am (UTC-5)
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A fire has killed more than 70 people at a private hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata. Authorities say the blaze swept through the AMRI Hospital early Friday in the capital of West Bengal state. Local television channels showed patients being rolled out on stretchers and distraught relatives waiting outside the hospital as […]

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Hospital Fire Kills 60 in Eastern India

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 4:25 am (UTC-5)
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A fire has killed more than 60 people at a private hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata. Authorities say the blaze swept through the AMRI Hospital early Friday in the capital of West Bengal state. Local television channels showed patients being rolled out on stretchers and distraught relatives waiting outside the hospital as […]

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