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Aug 14, 2019
France's Notre-Dame Cathedral ‘still at risk of collapse' after April fire; work to secure structure will resume next weekNotre-Dame cathedral in Paris is still at risk of collapse after being gutted by a fire in April, with more stonework falling during the recent heatwave in the French capital, the government said on Wednesday
Aug 06, 2019
Powerful explosions at Siberian military depot injure 12; Russian military to send 10 heavy transport planes and helicopters to extinguish blazeRussian officials say powerful explosions at a military depot in Siberia left 12 people injured and one missing and forced over 16,500 people to leave their homes.
Jul 21, 2019
Over 1,000 firefighters, planes, helicopters battle wildfires in Portugal’s Castelo Branco region; one civilian seriously injuredPlanes and helicopters joined more than a thousand firefighters in central Portugal Sunday to battle huge wildfires in a mountainous region where over 100 people died in huge blazes in 2017
Jul 18, 2019
Japan: Fire at Kyoto animation studio kills at least 24 people, injures several other; police suspects arsonFootage of the blaze showed thick white smoke pouring from the windows of the three-storey studio building in Japan. Its facade was charred black on much of one side where the flames had shot out of the windows.
Jul 13, 2019
Three killed in Delhi's Shahdara after massive fire breaks out at factory; rescue operations underdwayThe fire broke out at the hardware factory in Shahdara's Jhilmil industrial area in Delhi around 9 am, according to fire officials. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Shahdara) Meghna Yadav said two women and a man died in the fire.
Jul 05, 2019
22 fire tenders deployed to extinguish fire at DGHS office in Delhi's Karkardooma; no casualties reportedA fire broke out at the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) office in Karkardooma on Friday afternoon.
Jun 08, 2019
Fire breaks out at private school in Faridabad; three people, including two children, killedThree people, including two children, died after a fire broke out at a private school and a cloth godown located under it in Dabua Colony of Faridabad.
May 26, 2019
Surat fire: Tyres used as chairs, flexes aggravated blaze, distant location of fire tenders hampered operations, says officialPresence of inflammable materials, including flex and tyres, and fire tenders stationed away from the spot contributed to the blaze in Surat and hampered the fire fighting operation
May 25, 2019
Surat fire: Police arrests owner of coaching centre after blaze kills 20; builders remain at largeVisiting the site of the tragedy, Rupani said the audit would find out if educational establishments in the state have proper equipment and facilities to deal with fire incidents. He said the fire audit would also cover hospitals, malls and other commercial buildings of major cities and towns in the state.
May 24, 2019
Surat fire: 20 dead in blaze at commercial complex; Gujarat govt announces Rs 4 lakh ex gratia to victims' kinNarendra Modi tweeted on the incident, saying that he has told the Gujarat government and local authorities to provide all possible assistance to those affected in the Surat fire.