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Asia

17 Dead, Several Injured As Roof Collapses at Crematorium in

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Seventeen people died and several others were injured after an under-construction roof collapsed at a crematorium in the Ghaziabad district of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The incident took place on Sunday afternoon and is just 53 kilometers away from India’s capital, New Delhi. According to police in Ghaziabad, people had […]Read More

Asia

Dozens feared trapped after building collapses amid heavy rainfall near

Some 90 people are believed to be trapped under rubble after a five-story residential building collapsed in a city south of India’s financial capital Mumbai. Around 30 people have already been rescued from beneath the debris. The building in Mahad, some 200km from the city of Mumbai, suddenly collapsed on Monday afternoon. The whole structure […]Read More

Bangkok

Canal-side walkway collapses in Samut Prakan, 8 injured

SAMUT PRAKAN: Eight people were injured, two seriously, and several boats were sunk when a crowded concrete walkway built along the bank of Khlong Nong Ngu Hao collapsed during a boat race in the canal in Bang Sao Thong district on Monday. Police said the incident occurred about 4pm when a large number of people […]Read More

Bangkok

Pink Line Railway Beam Collapse Probing

BANGKOK, Aug 6 (TNA) — The Mass Rapid Transit Authority is investigating its contractor after a concrete beam of its Pink Line railway project collapsed to the ground during construction in Nonthaburi province on early Thursday morning. The supporting beam fell from a connecting pillar in front of a Makro store on Chaeng Watthana road […]Read More

Asia

Six killed and 24 injured in Cambodian Hotel Building Collapse

Six people were killed and at least 24 were injured when a seven-story hotel under construction collapsed Friday in southern Cambodia’s Kep province. The collapse occurred around 4:30 p.m. local time, trapping many inside. Ken Sotha, the governor of Kep province, told RFA that authorities were trying to search for those trapped inside the building, […]Read More

Phuket

Four dead, three yet to be recovered from Phuket building

PHUKET: Rescue workers late this afternoon recovered the fourth body from the site of the petrol station that collapsed while under construction on Thepkrasattri Rd today (Nov 21). At the scene, Thalang District Chief Adul Chuthong told The Phuket News that the concrete roof of the structure collapsed onto the workers underneath at about 1:20pm […]Read More