Updated : 23 hours, 40 min ago IST
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Two people were injured following firecrackers blast at a house here on Monday.
Updated : 1 day, 22 hours ago IST
East Godavari District (Andra Pradesh) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Following fire incidents in last 20 days, officials on Sunday raided firecracker manufacturing units in Kottapeta town here and seized two units which were allegedly violating rules and regulations.
Updated : 2 days, 23 hours ago IST
Cuttack (Odisha) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): In a bid to curb illegal production and sale of the firecrackers ahead of the Diwali, Cuttack Police on Saturday busted 8 illegal firecracker manufacturing units in Jagatpur area of Cuttack district and seized large quantity of explosives.
Updated : 3 days, 20 hours ago IST
Guna (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Oct 19 (ANI): Two people were killed while three others were seriously injured on Friday in an explosion at a house while they were allegedly making firecrackers in the Cantonment area here.
Updated : 5 days, 10 hours ago IST
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Meerut police on Wednesday seized illegally stored firecrackers worth Rs 50 lakh from Datavali village and arrested five people.
Updated : 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 15 (ANI): The city police on Monday seized illegal firecrackers and raw material in huge quantity from a godown and factory in the Narela area here.
Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India] October 12 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Children as well as adults enjoy lighting firecrackers during the festive season.
Updated : 1 week, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday congratulated the Ramlila committees in the city for bursting fewer firecrackers on the occasion of Dusshera.
Updated : 2 weeks ago IST
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Oct 8 (ANI): Ahead of Dusshera, it rained here but quick action by an active local team prevented the effigies of Ravana and others from getting drenched, enabling chief minister Jai Ram Thakur to participate in the festival celebrations organised at the
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 7 (ANI): Environment and Forests Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday urged people to use only green firecrackers during Diwali and noted that the government has taken a "historic initiative" for their production to reduce pollution.
Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 3 (ANI): Ahead of the festive season, Delhi police on Thursday arrested a person and seized 146 kilograms of illegal firecrackers from him.
Updated : 2 weeks, 6 days ago IST
Panaji (Goa) [India], Oct 2 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday said that the practice of bursting firecrackers during Gandhi Jayanti celebrations will be discontinued by the state government from next year.