• Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:00
    Plastic waste fire burns for second day
    Firefighters struggled to control a major fire at a plastic waste-separating factory in Nakhon Ratchasima's Noen Sung district which began on Wednesday afternoon, and estimated that it would take another day or two to be completely extinguished.
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  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 14:14
    Update : Eight dead in possible arson attack at Paris apartment block
    Paris - Eight people have died in an overnight blaze at an apartment block in Paris that is being treated by police as  possible arson attack, officials said Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 09:29
    Firefighters hospitalised after blaze rips through old Bangkok community
    Five firefighters were injured while battling a fire that swept through an old Bangkok neighbourhood late on Tuesday night.
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  • Mon, 26 Nov 2018 06:52
    California's deadliest wildfire finally tamed
    The deadliest and most destructive fire in California's history was finally brought totally under control by firefighters, more than two weeks after it erupted, authorities said on Sunday.
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  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
    Fire consumes paper factory in Samut Prakan
    As firefighters managed to put out most of the huge fire at a paper factory in Samut Prakan and continued to contain smouldering piles of debris as of press time, provincial governor Chatchai Uthaipan told officials to start distributing face masks among residents affected by the smoke.
  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 09:25
    Fire sweeps through three paper factory warehouses in Samut Prakan
    Firefighters continued to tackle a huge fire at a recycled paper factory in Samut Prakan into the early hours of Thursday after flames destroyed three warehouses.
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  • Sun, 11 Nov 2018 14:16
    California fire death toll rises to 23
    Paradise, United States - The death toll from destructive fires hitting California rose to 23 Saturday as rescue workers recovered more bodies of people killed by the late-season infernos.
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  • Sun, 11 Nov 2018 07:59
    Paradise lost: California fires rage on
    Paradise, United States - Firefighters in California on Saturday battled raging blazes at both ends of the state that have left at least nine people dead and thousands of homes destroyed, but there was little hope of containing the flames anytime soon.
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  • Sun, 04 Nov 2018 14:20
    Teen rescued after being trapped in washing machine
    SEOUL - A teenage girl was rescued Saturday by firefighters after being trapped inside a washing machine at a self-service laundromat in Busan.
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  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 06:40
    More than 20 injured in Rome escalator collapse
    More than 20 people, mainly Russian football fans, were injured Tuesday when an escalator in a metro station in central Rome collapsed, firefighters said, in an incident some blamed on raucous soccer supporters.
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  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 14:00
    Woman visits fiancé’s grave on wedding day in her bridal gown
    A woman from Loogootee, Indiana still decided to go through her wedding day photo shoot despite the fact that her fiancé had already gone 10 months before.
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  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:55
    Something sss-strange in your Bangkok neighbourhood?
    Bangkok - A fire department in northern Bangkok has not received a call for a fire since June. But for trapping a slithery foe? There is a 24-hour hotline.
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:14
    Five children fighting for life after French blaze: firefighters
    A fire in a residential building near Paris on Sunday left seven people with serious injuries including five children who were in a "life-threatening" condition, firefighters said.
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  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:33
    Update : Rescuers say 'tens of victims' in Genoa bridge collapse: media
    Rome - Rescuers at the scene of a bridge collapse in Genoa on Tuesday said there have been "tens of victims" in the disaster, according to Italian media.
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  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 14:25
    California scorched by raging wildfires the size of LA
    Mendocino, United States - Thousands of firefighters battled relentless flames ripping across California on Wednesday, as the death toll from a series of infernos that erupted last month hit 11.
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