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India can look to Mexico for managing forest fires: Stephen Pyne
India

India can look to Mexico for managing forest fires: Stephen Pyne

The fire management expert discusses India's history with fire, the issues surrounding the Uttarakhand fire and the role of forest fires in global warming.

Canada fire grows out of control, approaches oil sands project
World

Canada fire grows out of control, approaches oil sands project

A raging Canadian wildfire grew explosively on Saturday as hot, dry winds pushed the blaze across the energy heartland of Alberta and threatened to burn close to an oil sands project.

Canada forest fire: Thousands airlifted to safety, emergency declared in Alberta
World

Canada forest fire: Thousands airlifted to safety, emergency declared in Alberta

Canada on Thursday began airlifting to safety up to 25,000 people from the city of Fort McMurray forced from their homes by raging forest fires in Alberta's oil sands region.

Alberta declares emergency as fires threaten Canada oil town Fort McMurray
World

Alberta declares emergency as fires threaten Canada oil town Fort McMurray

Alberta declared a state of emergency on Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires in Canada's main oil sands city of Fort McMurray