At least 12 killed in fire at Indian firecracker factory

At least 12 killed in fire at Indian firecracker factory

At least 12 people were killed in a fire at a firecracker factory in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on Friday, police said.

India fireworks factory blast kills 7

India fireworks factory blast kills 7

An explosion at a firecracker factory in northern India Friday killed seven people just days before the big Hindu festival of Diwali, police said.

MEC issues advisory on school spending

MEC issues advisory on school spending

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has issued some suggestions to families at the start of the back-to-school shopping season.