Hundreds of firefighters tackle blazes in Portugal.
An NGO is backing their attempt to sue 47 European governments over efforts to tackle climate change.
A fire at St Petersburg's Hermitage museum has harmed one of its oldest collections - its resident cats.
A smattering of rain and easing temperatures have helped more than a thousand firefighters battling the largest wildfire in the history of the city of Angels
The European Commission are to provide €45 million to help Portugal deal with the aftermath of forest fires sweeping across the center of the country.
Fast-moving wildfires continue to strain emergency responders in parts of central Portugal.
Firefighters battled wildfires raging northeast of Athens for a third day on Tuesday as Greece asked for help from its European partners to prevent
Firefighters battled more than 90 forest fires across Greece on Monday, an outbreak fed by dry winds and hot weather that saw blazes burning near
Europe should focus more on preventing forest fires than reacting to them once they are out of control, it’s been claimed.
Wildfires in Europe have
Fifteen volunteer firefighters were today (August 7) arrested in Sicily for allegedly starting fires to earn commission from putting them out.
A study by researchers says weather disasters could kill more than 150,000 people a year by 2100
The French prime minister, Edouard Philippe, has travelled to areas struck by wildfires in France’s Cote d’Azur region
French authorities ordered the evacuation of 10,000 people as fires jumped around the Riviera for a third day.
Residents and campers were forced to sleep on beaches near St Tropez seeking refuge from another fire whipped up by strong winds.
Forest fires continue to spread across southern France and Corsica due to strong winds, with around 1,400 hectares of forest and woodlands destroyed.
More than 2,300 firefighters are battling to stop flames spreading in central Portugal after a new wave of forest fires broke out.
The biggest fire
Around 2,000 residents were ordered to flee Mariposa in California
39,000 people have been evacuated and military aircraft deployed as wildfires spread across British Columbia.
A fire in the north of Portugal which had been declared as contained, has spread out of control again, and now threatens the village of
Locals evacuated as observers think smoke from forst fires is coming from Mount Vesuvius
Firefighters in Florida have been struggling to contain wildfires
A benefit concert for the victims of the Portuguese wildfires has been held in Lisbon.
Concert for the victims of Portugal's worst ever forest fire
Dozens of victims of the worst forest fires in Portugal's history did not get the help they needed.
Hundreds of firemen remain on standby to ensure the blaze doesn't pick up again.
Reports that firefighting plane crashed in Portugal have turned out to be false