World News | Reuters | Sunday November 22, 2015
Five people were injured, none seriously, on Saturday in a fire that sent flames bursting out of windows from a residence on the 50th floor of the Chicago's famous John Hancock Center, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
The mortal remains of VHP leader Ashok Singhal were consigned to flames at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi today amid chanting of vedic hymns in the presence of scores of BJP and VHP leaders.
World News | Ariana Eunjung Cha, The Washington Post | Tuesday November 17, 2015
Patrick Hardison was a volunteer firefighter in small-town Mississippi when the accident happened. A house was in flames, with a person trapped, and the roof collapsed just after Hardison raced inside. His helmet was knocked off; he felt his mask melting. He closed his eyes and jumped out the window.
Reuters | Friday November 6, 2015
The intervention comes as the long-time rivals jostle to win over customers ahead of China's biggest shopping day of the year.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday November 4, 2015
The 36-foot (11-metre) tall effigy of the outgoing FIFA chief Sepp Blatter will go up in flames on Saturday in Edenbridge during?Bonfire Night celebrations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 23, 2015
Giant effigies of ten-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran went up in flames marking the triumph of good over evil as fervour marked Dussehra festivities across the country on Thursday. Crowds burst into cheers as the fire crackers-stuffed effigies crackled in fiery splendour at sundown.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 22, 2015
Israel today accused the UN's cultural body of fanning tensions in the region by approving a resolution that criticised the Jewish state for "aggressions" against Muslims seeking access to a Jerusalem holy site.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 21, 2015
Want to see 'Ravan Dahan' of awe- inspiring proportions this Dussehra, head to Dwarka in south Delhi where a 125-ft-high effigy of the mythical demon king is getting readied to go up in flames in a stunning spectacle.
World News | Wednesday October 14, 2015
The current violent uprising has a very different character than the second Palestinian intifada, whose suicide bombings were orchestrated by well-organized armed groups. It consists of spontaneous outbursts by individual young people unaffiliated with any formal political movement.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 10, 2015
The manufacturer of the engine that burst into flames on a British Airways jet in Las Vegas said Wednesday that other aircraft powered by the GE90 engines were still safe to fly.
Delhi News | NDTV.com | Monday August 24, 2015
A Lamborghini Gallardo supercar went up in flames this morning near South Delhi's Badarpur area.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 24, 2015
A huge blaze broke out Monday at steel plant near Tokyo's Haneda airport, a fire department official said, as television images showed plumes of thick black smoke and flames shooting up into the air.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 1, 2015
Four people died when a private jet crashed into a car auction site and burst into flames in southern England on Friday, police said.
Mumbai News | NDTV.com | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A row of shops caught fire in Mumbai's Bandra today. The blaze reportedly began at a shoe store on Linking Road. Because leather and plastic items caught fire, the flames spread quickly, said fire safety officials.
Cities | Written by Tania Saili Bakshi | Monday July 20, 2015
An SUV burst into flames this morning about 60 kilometres from Nainital. None of the four passengers were injured; the accident caused a traffic jam on a major highway.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 30, 2015
At least five people were killed today when an Indonesian military transport plane crashed into a city on Sumatra island and exploded in a ball of flames, police said.
World News | Agence France Press | Tuesday June 30, 2015
An Indonesian military transport plane crashed today shortly after take-off in a city on Sumatra island, an official said, with the plane exploding in a ball of flames.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 9, 2015
A massive fire at a Ukrainian fuel depot killed five people today, officials said, including three firemen who went missing after the flames triggered a powerful explosion.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
A major blaze broke out in west Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area in Delhi on Wednesday after a truck containing plastic material caught fire and the flames spread to engulf an empty oil tanker and a nearby complex housing several warehouses and shops.
Karnataka News | Maya Sharma | Thursday May 21, 2015
The condition of Bengaluru's lakes continues to be a cause of concern. On Wednesday, protests erupted at the Yamlur Lake, from which flames have been surfacing the last few days due to heightened pollution levels.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday May 19, 2015
In Bengaluru, the sight of thick froth on a lake is strange enough. For the past few nights, people have noticed an even more unusual phenomenon - a lake in flames.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 16, 2015
An Indonesian fighter jet caught fire just before take-off on Thursday, prompting the pilot to jump to safety as flames and thick smoke engulfed the plane, officials said.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
Three persons, including two women, were charred to death after the ambulance van in which they were travelling hit a roadside tree and burst into flames near Erode today, police said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 9, 2015
Almost 30,000 people living near a Chinese chemical plant where a huge fire blazed for a total of nearly 50 hours were evacuated before the flames were finally extinguished today, media said.