In what has been described as the worst conditions for fire in the state’s history, rural firefighters in the Australian state of New South Wales on Sunday were battling close to 80 out-of-control…
Despite desperate efforts by emergency crews, dozens of wildfires are raging in the Australian state of New South Wales, amid extreme heat and strong winds.
A massive fire has swept through a crowded shanty town in the Filipino capital Manila, leaving some 15,000 people homeless.
At least 800 families were evacuated from the small town of Dichato along the Chilean coast on Monday, after a menacing fire was reported in the afternoon.
Residents of the Chilean town of Portezuelo have been evacuating their houses in the face of advancing forest fires.
At least 11 people are now reported to have died in Chile, following wildfires which have been described as the worst in the country’s history Many of those killed are firefighters battling more than
An entire town has been completely destroyed by flames, as the worst wildfires in Chile’s modern history continue to consume large swathes of the country.
Dubai’s civil defence force showcased their futuristic new fire-fighting tools on January 20, which included a water-powered jetpack.
An evacuation is underway as a large fire threatens a poor outlying district in the coastal Chilean city of Valparaiso.
After a fire broke out at a block of flats in Pitesti, Romania, last Friday, December 9, one firefighter took it upon himself to resuscitate a dog that had collapsed due to smoke…
Police and eyewitnesses says dozens have been taken to hospital. Firefighters are struggling to control the blaze in the four-storey building.
People have been evacuated from three villages in the Algarve region in southern Portugal, including a holiday resort, as hundreds of firefighters continued to battle wildfires across the country on…
Thousands of firefighters in Spain and Portugal are battling blazes, as officials hope for a change in the weather to stop the spread of the flames.
Three separate wildfires, which authorities say were started deliberately, have been raging along Spain's Costa Blanca since Sunday, aggravated by soaring temperatures and strong winds.
The northern Spanish region of Navarra has been hit by its worst wildfires in 30 years.
Firefighters in Southern California have been gaining ground against a wildfire in a mountain pass that has forced tens of thousands of people to flee their…
Firefighters in southern California say they are starting to get on top of the huge Blue Cut wildfire that has destroyed many buildings and forced over 80,000 people to flee their homes.
Dry, hot and windy conditions continue to drive the Blue Cut wildfire in Southern California
High winds are driving a huge wildfire in southern California, cutting off the highway connecting Los Angeles with Las Vegas.
Firefighters in Northern California are continuing to battle a blaze that has destroyed at least 175 homes and businesses and forced 4,000 people to flee their…
A wildfire which spread into a small Northern California town over the weekend has destroyed more than 175 homes and businesses.
Firefighters have been battling wildfires for more than a week in Portugal.
3,200 hectares burned, which corresponds to almost one-third of the area of the entire county.