A strange incident has been reported from the United Kingdom on December 24, where a dog by mistake set a house on fire after switching on a hairdryer. The report says after the whole house in England’s Hockley caught on fire, the family immediately called Essex fire service and informed them about the incident.
While confirming the incident, Essex fire service tweeted some photos of a burnt house. They also captioned the post, explaining how all that happened. They wrote a freak accident caused a fire in Hockley today. A dog jumped on a bed and turned a hairdryer on, eventually causing it to catch alight to the mattress. Once you’ve finished with any electrical appliances please unplug them, the Essex fire service added in Tweet.
According to the Essex fire service, they said that the woman arrived home in the evening and witnessed her house being filled with heavy smoke, and sofas, and beds were caught on fire. While their scared dog was patiently waiting for the family outside the house.
The lady also blamed herself saying that the incident took place because she has left the hair dryer plugged in next to her bed, which the dog accidentally activated it, resulting mattress and bed caught fire. However, amid this, the incident did not cause any harm to the dog.
Meanwhile, the Essex fire service manager also urged the UK public to take care of small things and never forget to unplug electric appliances after using it if they are having any pets in the home.
This is not the first time such an incident has been reported from the UK. Earlier, a similar accident hit the headlines where a dog sustain serious injuries after it managed to turn on the stove in the kitchen.
India defeats Pakistan to win historic squash gold medal at Asian Games 2023
The triumph helped India win the best-of-three gold medal match 2-1.
Saurav Ghoshal, Abhay Singh, and Mahesh Mangaonkar of India’s men’s squash team completed an incredible comeback to win India’s second squash gold medal at the Asian Games.
After losing the first round, the Indians were down 0-1 before Saurav Ghoshal orchestrated a comeback and Abhay Singh won his best-of-five match by 3-2 in a nail-biter. The triumph helped India win the best-of-three gold medal match 2-1.
After the first two bouts failed to distinguish the two bitter rivals, Abhay Singh faced Noor Zaman in the championship match. The last game of the five-game match between the two superstars was decided by a single point. In the fifth and final game, Abhay was down 8-10 and facing certain defeat. There was no room for error because India could have lost the gold medal with just one point.
However, Abhay showed steely strength to save those two points and go on to win the championship game 12-10. After winning a gold in the 2014 men’s competition, this is India’s second gold medal in squash at the Asiad.
Mahesh Mangaonkar and Saurav Ghoshal played their matches before to Abhay Singh’s match. Mahesh lost three games in a row, which was a devastating setback. Then Ghoshal took matters into his own hands. The renowned Indian talent defeated Muhamad Asim of Pakistan in three straight games, 3-0. After then, Abhay Singh joined the group and contributed to the historic match.
Esha Singh, Palak, and Divya Thadigol, members of the Indian women’s 10m air pistol squad, won silver yesterday in the team competition at the 2018 Asian Games.
Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar, Swapnil Sunil Kusale, and Akhil Sheoran’s men’s squad quickly followed suit by winning gold in the men’s 50m rifle 3P team competition.
After losing 1-2 against Hong Kong in the semifinals, the Indian women’s squash team, comprised of Joshna Chinappa, Tanvi Khanna, and Anahat Singh, won bronze.
Khichdi 2 teaser out: Parekh family embarks on a special mission to Paanthukistan
The lighthearted one-minute, 20-second teaser begins with nods to Salman Khan’s Tiger and SRK’s Pathaan as the Parekh family is offered five crores for a perilous mission.
One of India’s most cherished television shows is still Khichdi. The success of the series and its characters led to multiple television seasons as well as a 2010 movie. The much-anticipated teaser for Khichdi 2, the film’s sequel, was released today online by its makers. The teaser makes some humorous allusions to Salman Khan’s Tiger and Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan.
The much-anticipated teaser for Khichdi 2 was released today, September 30. The lighthearted one-minute, 20-second teaser begins with nods to Salman Khan’s Tiger and SRK’s Pathaan as the Parekh family is offered five crores for a perilous mission.
Following are a number of hilarious scenes featuring the family’s eccentric members, especially Hansa (Supriya Pathak) and Prafful (Rajeev Mehta). Pratik Gandhi, the pilot of the plane carrying the family, is also presented towards the ending.
The film’s production company, Hats Off Production, shared the teaser on Instagram. Laughter tsunami Alert: Khichdi 2 – Mission Paanthukistan’ Releasing on November 17th, in Theatres Near You, read the caption. Khichdi 2 is now playing in theatres.
Aatish Kapadia, who had also helmed the first installment, is in charge of directing Khichdi 2. Anang Desai, Supriya Pathak, Rajeev Mehta, Nimisha Vakharia, Jamnadas Majethia, Kriti Kulhari, and Pratik Gandhi are among the actors who appear in it. The movie will hit theatres on November 17, 2023.
A beloved television series by the same name and two films make up the Khichdi franchise. The first season’s story revolves around the Parekh family, a Gujarati family that reside in an old mansion, and it aired on Star Plus on September 10, 2002. It was followed by the Instant Khichdi second season, which aired from July to August 2005.
The second season of it premiered in 2018 and chronicled the family’s misadventures. The same cast members appeared in Khichdi: The Movie, a franchise-based movie that was released in 2010. It received favourable reviews soon after its release.
Asian Games 2023: India clinched a silver medal in shooting on Day 7
Divya TS of India lost to China by a razor-thin margin in the mixed team final of the 10m air pistol.
On Day 7 of the ongoing Asian Games 2023 in Hangzhou on Saturday, India won a silver medal in the shooting competition. Sarabjot Singh and Divya TS of India lost to China by a razor-thin margin in the mixed team final of the 10m air pistol.
The Indians defeated 14-16 after a thrilling game. Jyothi Yarraji Nithya Ramraj and Murali Sreeshankar have both advanced to the finals of their respective athletic events: the women’s 100m hurdles and the men’s long jump, respectively.
Aditi Ashok, who is in contention for a medal in women’s golf, finished the day in first place in individual round 3. India also won the third round of the women’s team golf competition.
India plays Pakistan in two significant matches as well. Later in the day, the two men’s hockey teams square off against one another in a game that could determine who advances to the semi-finals. The two men’s squash teams will compete for gold in the final.
Olympic bronze medal-winning boxer Lovlina Borgohain also begins her campaign in the women’s 75kg quarterfinal while the Indian men’s badminton team takes on South Korea in the semifinal. Olympic silver medalist Mirabai Chanu competes in the women’s 49 kg weightlifting event as well. She hasn’t received a medal from the Asian Games yet.
In the tennis mixed doubles finals, Liang En-shuo and Huang Tsung-hao of Chinese Taipei will compete against Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale.
Meanwhile, Neeraj Chopra, an Olympic gold medallist, said his confidence in his ability to perform well in his upcoming final match on October 4. He said, I’m doing fine. There is a good vibe around here.He further said, his most recent victory was a gold medal in the Asian Games. I’m taking part once again this time, he added.