Eleven dead following building collapse in Indian city of Mumbai

At least 11 people, including eight children, died after a Mumbai residential building collapsed on top of another building late on Wednesday, local officials said. The incident occurred close to midnight in a northern suburb of Mumbai, officials said, adding that more people could be trapped inside the debris. Eight people were injured and have… Read More Eleven dead following building collapse in Indian city of Mumbai

Dozens trapped following building collapse in Indian city of Mahad

At least 100 people are feared trapped in the debris of a five-storey building that collapsed on Monday in an industrial town in western India, a lawmaker said. Not all the roughly 200 residents of the building in Mahad, about 165 km (100 miles) south of India‚Äôs financial capital Mumbai, were at home when it… Read More Dozens trapped following building collapse in Indian city of Mahad

Seventeen dead as four-storey building collapse in Mumbai, India

The death toll from the collapse of a four-storey building in the suburbs of India’s financial capital, Mumbai, more than doubled overnight to 17 as rescuers removed debris searching for those still trapped, a police official said on Wednesday. The 40-year-old building in Mumbai’s eastern suburb of Ghatkopar housed a nursing home on the ground… Read More Seventeen dead as four-storey building collapse in Mumbai, India