A fire rages out of control at a huge fuel depot in Ukraine.
A fire that gutted a factory in the Philippines has killed dozens of people. The local mayor for the area, Valenzuela City on the outskirts of the
Fast moving brushfire east of Los Angeles has forced the evacuation of more than 200 homes. Authorities in Riverside, California, say the fire has
Twenty-nine people have been killed in wildfires in Russia. Hundreds more have been injured while more than 1,000 homes have been destroyed or
At least 23 people have died as days of wildfires ravaged Russia’s Khakassia region. The Investigative Committee, a body reporting directly to
Russian emergency officials battle fires in a remote Siberian republic that have burned down dozens of homes.
At least 15 people have died in wildfires that raged for much of the weekend in more than twenty villages and towns in Russia. More than 70 people
Around 80 firefighters were deployed to tackle a blaze at a fuel tank storage facility near Santos port in Brazil.
Witnesses report black smoke and
Firefighters are battling a brush fire in Apple Vally which lies about 140 km east of Los Angeles . Mandatory evacuations were ordered in the area
Fire broke out in scaffolding surrounding the Novodevichy Convent, lighting up the Moscow night sky. The site is a popular tourist attraction and one of the Russian capital's historical and architectu
Officials in Chile say they’ve now contained a raging forest fire – but it’s still not under control. Some of the 7,000 residents who had evacuated
A raging forest fire has forced thousands of people to flee their homes in Chile. Around four-and-a-half thousand people have been evacuated from
Wildfires in South Africa have now been brought under control after raging for five days. The fires had cloaked Cape Town in smoke and damaged dozens
Spectacular images from Cape Town capture wildfires that have raged for a fourth day in one of South Africa’s most popular upmarket tourist
A huge blaze has ripped through one of Russia’s largest libraries. The fire in Moscow’s Institute of Scientific Information on Social Sciences in
With thunderstorms expected to strike South Australia within hours there are fears that fires that have already destroyed homes and 12,000 hectares
South Australia’s Premier Jay Weatherill announced on Monday afternoon that the number of destroyed or badly damaged homes had increased to 26 in the
Firefighters in South Australia are battling to bring a number of wildfires under control as weather conditions look set to hamper efforts over the
Slightly cooler weather has helped the operation to try to contain a massive wildfire in South Australia. But the authorities say the situation
A massive bush fire in South Australia has destroyed homes and is putting people’s lives in danger. The fire is out of control on several fronts and
Fire fighters are battling to control fires in three states in southern Australia as temperatures soar to 40 degrees Celsius and winds are expected
More than 250 firefighters have been battling a huge blaze at an apartment building in Los Angeles, California. The seven-story building was still
London’s Charing Cross Station has now reopened after it was closed temporarily following a fire which broke out on one of the trains.
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On Saturday evening a huge fire burned the popular concert hall „Festsaal Kreuzberg“ down. Public authorities are now investigating the cause of the
On wasteland on the outskirts of Zagreb a robotic firefighter is put through its paces. The Firerob, developed by Croatian firm DOK-ING, is a unique