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Russia detains two after huge Saint Petersburg fire

Sanktpeterburg - Russia on Tuesday detained two people after a huge fire gutted a historic factory in Saint Petersburg, as firefighters continued putting out the blaze.

Massive fire in historic Saint Petersburg factory

Sanktpeterburg - A huge fire was burning in a historic factory in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg on Monday, sending clouds of black smoke over the city.

At least five killed in Bangkok residence collapse

Bangkok - A Bangkok residence building collapsed on Saturday, killing at least four rescue workers and a resident, according to an emergency worker.

Indonesia firefighters extinguish days-long oil refinery inferno

Jakarta - Indonesian firefighters on Wednesday extinguished a large blaze at one of the country's biggest oil refineries that had been burning for more than two days after an explosion.

Massive fire engulfs Indonesian oil refinery

Jakarta - A massive blaze broke out Monday at one of Indonesia's biggest oil refineries after a huge explosion turned the sprawling complex into a raging inferno.

Rohingya rebuild shelters after deadly Bangladesh camp fire

Cox's Bazar - About 30,000 Rohingya refugees who fled a deadly blaze at camps in Bangladesh returned to their scorched shanties Thursday, seeking to rebuild their makeshift homes as others searched for missing relatives, officials and aid groups said.

Bangladesh defends use of fences after Rohingya camp blaze

Cox's Bazar - Bangladesh on Wednesday defended the use of barbed-wire fences around vast camps holding almost a million Rohingya refugees, after a major fire left at least 15 people dead and nearly 50,000 homeless.

Huge blaze at Rohingya camp in Bangladesh kills 15, leaves 400 missing

Cox's Bazar - Fifteen people have died and 400 are missing after a huge fire destroyed the shanty homes of tens of thousands of Rohingya in the world's biggest refugee settlement in Bangladesh, the UN said Tuesday.

Five feared dead, thousands flee 'massive fire' at Rohingya camp in Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar - Five people are feared dead and at least 20,000 Rohingya have fled a huge blaze engulfing shanty homes at refugee camps in southeastern Bangladesh, officials said Monday, in the third fire to hit the settlements in four days.

Protesters in Argentina attack bus carrying president

Buenos Aires - Dozens of protesters kicked and threw rocks at a minibus carrying Argentine President Alberto Fernandez on Saturday as he visited an area devastated by forest fires, TV footage showed.

Fire 'catastrophe' destroys hundreds of fuel tankers on Afghanistan-Iran border

Taybad - Hundreds of oil and gas tankers have been destroyed by fire in a "catastrophe" at Afghanistan's biggest trade crossing with Iran, causing millions of dollars of losses, officials said Sunday.

Firefighters contain Australian blaze with rain forecast

Sydney - Australian firefighters have managed to contain a bushfire burning near Perth, authorities said Saturday, allowing them to downgrade the blaze which has destroyed 86 homes.

Firefighters hold off bushfire near Australia's Perth

Sydney - A mammoth effort by Australian firefighters saved homes from an out-of-control bushfire near Perth overnight, authorities said Thursday, but warned strong winds and rough terrain posed an ongoing challenge.

71 homes destroyed as Australia bushfire rages near locked-down Perth

Perth - At least 71 homes have been destroyed in a bushfire raging out of control near Australia's fourth-biggest city Perth, authorities said Wednesday, as they told residents to ignore a coronavirus lockdown and leave threatened areas.

71 homes destroyed as Australia bushfire rages near locked-down Perth

Perth - At least 71 homes have been destroyed in a bushfire raging out of control near Australia's fourth-biggest city Perth, authorities said Wednesday, as they told residents to ignore a virus lockdown and evacuate threatened areas.

Australia's Perth battles bushfire amid virus lockdown

Perth - A wildfire on the fringes of Australia's fourth-largest city Perth has destroyed several homes and forced emergency evacuations, authorities said Tuesday, just days after the west coast city entered a coronavirus lockdown.

Five Covid-19 patients die in Romania hospital fire

Bucharest - Romania was in shock on Friday after a fire broke out in the country's main hospital for coronavirus patients, killing five in the second such incident in three months.

Five Covid-19 patients die in Romania hospital fire

Bucharest - A fire broke out early Friday in Romania's main hospital for coronavirus patients, killing five of them in the second such incident in three months.

15 dead in Ukraine nursing home fire

Kharkiv - At least 15 people were killed Thursday after a blaze tore through a nursing home in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.

15 dead in Ukraine nursing home fire

Kharkiv - At least 15 people were killed Thursday after a blaze tore through a residential home for the elderly in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.

Five dead in India vaccine plant fire; Covid drug unaffected

Mumbai - Five people died as a fire tore through a building in the world's biggest vaccine manufacturing hub in India Thursday, but the company insisted the production of drugs to counter the coronavirus pandemic would continue.

'Arson' destroys four UNICEF schools in Rohingya camps

Cox's Bazar - Four UNICEF schools for Rohingya children in refugee camps in Bangladesh have been destroyed in a fire, officials said Tuesday, with the UN children's agency calling it arson.

Out-of-control Australian bushfire threatens Perth homes

Sydney - Australian firefighters said they expect to battle an out-of-control bushfire well into the night on Saturday, as the blaze threatens lives and homes in the west coast city of Perth.

Giant blaze leaves thousands homeless in Bangladesh Rohingya camp

Cox's Bazar - A huge fire tore through a Rohingya refugee camp on Thursday destroying more than 550 shanty homes, but while 3,500 people were left homeless no serious casualties were reported, aid agencies said.

10 babies killed in India hospital fire

Mumbai - Ten babies were killed in a maternity unit in the Indian state of Maharashtra early Saturday when fire tore through a major hospital, a doctor said.

11 perish in Russia nursing home fire

Moscow - A fire ripped through an overcrowded retirement home in central Russia overnight, killing 11 vulnerable people as the blaze swept through the small wooden building, investigators said Tuesday.

Storms help Australia contain UNESCO heritage island fire

Brisbane - Australian firefighters have managed to control a bushfire that burned more than half of the UNESCO world heritage-listed Fraser Island, around two months after a suspected illegal campfire sparked the blaze.

Three dead as fire ravages Spanish warehouse housing migrants

Badalona - Three migrants were killed when a fire ripped through a warehouse near Barcelona, injuring around 20 including several who jumped from the three-storey building to flee the flames, Spanish officials said Thursday.

Two dead as fire ravages Spanish warehouse housing migrants

Badalona - A fire ripped through a warehouse occupied by migrants near Barcelona killing at least two people and injuring 19, including several who jumped from the building to escape the flames, Spanish officials said Thursday.

Australia bush fire rips through heritage-listed island

Brisbane - Australian firefighters are struggling to control a massive bush fire that already destroyed 40 percent of the UNESCO world heritage-listed Fraser Island before a heatwave hit Monday.
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