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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 3, 2015
A US jury ordered automaker Chrysler on Thursday to pay $150 million to the family of a four-year-old boy who was killed when their Jeep exploded into flames, the Wall Street Journal reported.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday February 20, 2015
In an attempt to stanch a raging controversy, the government has released a video of a Pakistani fishing boat in flames on New Year's Eve. The four people on board had died off the coast of Gujarat. The new video does not establish what caused the e...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 12, 2015
At least four people were killed Wednesday in Florida when their small plane careered out of control and smashed into trees, before bursting into flames, local media said.
World News | Reuters | Saturday February 7, 2015
The engineer of a New York commuter train that plowed into a vehicle this week at a suburban rail crossing picked up an injured passenger and carried him off the train as it became engulfed in flames, federal investigators said on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 6, 2015
Germany's defence minister warned today that sending weapons to help Ukraine fight pro-Moscow rebels would "pour oil onto the flames" of the conflict and make a resolution less likely.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday February 4, 2015
A packed commuter train slammed into a sport utility vehicle on the tracks at a crossing on Tuesday night, killing seven people, injuring several others and sending hundreds of passengers scrambling to get to safety as the front of the train and the ...
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Vishnu Som (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday January 3, 2015
A fishing boat from Pakistan with four people on board went up in flames and sank off the Gujarat coast in what appeared to be an attempt to evade investigation by the Indian Navy on New Year's Eve, the government said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Survivors of the Norman Atlantic ferry disaster described chaos, panic, and anger as they sought to escape the vessel after it burst into flames in a stormy weather on Sunday.
Robin Sinha | Wednesday December 24, 2014
The owner explained that the LG G3's battery flames were so violent the mattress had to be thrown out of the window.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 21, 2014
A collection of luxury cars including four Rolls-Royces with an estimated value of more than $3 million went up in flames at a private car park in central Moscow on Friday, Russian news agencies reported, citing police.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 14, 2014
A Nigerian air force helicopter burst into flames midair and crashed near a university in Nigeria's restive northeast, witnesses and the military said today.
Patna News | mid-day.com | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Crime doesn't pay, goes the old adage, and it's certainly true for the trio who robbed a jewellery store in Hadapsar on Sunday
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 26, 2014
"Miss! We made it breathe out fire!" exclaimed 10-year-old Joe, pointing at the laptop on his desk, where he has programmed his animated dragon to belch flames into the face of the Greek hero Heracles.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday October 8, 2014
An air tanker plane being used to fight a wildfire in Yosemite National Park crashed in flames on Tuesday, killing the pilot, officials for the park and the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Thursday September 25, 2014
Firefighters who doused the flames at a North Texas house have also made sure the lone resident didn't croak.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels were battling around the airport near the insurgent stronghold of Donetsk on Tuesday, sending flames and clouds of black smoke into the sky, AFP journalists said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday September 18, 2014
Fire crews in California's rugged Sierra Nevada battled to gain the upper hand on Wednesday against a blaze that threatened at least 2,000 homes and has displaced hundreds of residents as flames roared for a fifth day through dry timber and brush wes...
World News | Reuters | Saturday August 9, 2014
Two workers died after being overcome by a burst of flames in an accident that also injured 11 at a refinery in northern Mexico, state-run oil company Pemex said on Friday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 29, 2014
A new space experiment can change the way humans travel. In a series of trials on board the International Space Station (ISS), researchers have discovered a type of cool-burning flames that could lead to cleaner, more efficient engines for cars.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 27, 2014
Four people were killed on Sunday and at least 10 were injured when a public bus in Istanbul burst into flames after crashing into the side of the road, Turkish television reported.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday July 18, 2014
Kamui Kobayashi realised something was wrong before his Caterham car began to create a burning smell and then burst into flames during the practice session.