World | Agence-France Presse | Monday April 14, 2014
Emergency responders struggled on Monday with outbreaks from a deadly blaze that tore through parts of an historic Chilean port city, as authorities hoped to have control of the flames in two to three days.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday April 13, 2014
A bus burst into flames after slamming into the back of a parked trailer-truck in southeastern Mexico, killing at least 25 people and injuring four others, an official said on Sunday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday March 19, 2014
A news helicopter crashed into a street and burst into flames on Tuesday near Seattle's Space Needle, killing two people on board, badly injuring a man in a car and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning commute.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday March 18, 2014
A news helicopter crashed into a city street near Seattle's Space Needle on Tuesday, killing two people, critically injuring a person in a car on the ground and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning rush hour.
World | Agence France Presse | Friday March 7, 2014
After losing control of Crimea, Ukraine's embattled new government is turning to the nation's oligarchs to stamp out the flames of separatism in the mainly Russian-speaking east.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Flames engulfed Kiev's occupied Independence Square on Wednesday as police stormed the main protest camp in a bloody escalation of Ukraine's three-month political crisis which left at least 16 people dead.
World | Agence France-Press | Monday February 10, 2014
At least 20 homes have been razed in the worst fire conditions Australia has seen since a deadly 2009 inferno which killed 173 people, with flames threatening the country's second-largest city, officials said on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Sunday January 19, 2014
A government official says a light aircraft has crashed in bad weather in eastern Indonesia and burst into flames, killing four people on board.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 6, 2014
A co-pilot was killed and two pilots injured when a private jet crashed and burst into flames on Sunday at the airport that serves Aspen, the exclusive skiing resort, reports said.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday December 31, 2013
Authorities urged residents to evacuate a US town after a mile-long (1.6-kilometre-long) train carrying crude oil derailed, shaking residents with explosions that sent flames and black, hazardous smoke into the sky.
Cities | Mid-day.com | Tuesday December 31, 2013
Actor Sonu Sood had a narrow escape when his Audi caught fire yesterday on the Western Express Highway at Bandra (East).
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Thousands of grief-stricken people on Wednesday bid a tearful farewell to Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wodeyar as his mortal remains were consigned to the flames in the royal cemetery in Mysore just before sunset.
World | Associated Press | Monday December 9, 2013
At least seven people died Monday when a commuter train collided with a truck hauling fuel in Indonesia's capital, sending a fireball of orange flames and black smoke shooting skyward.
South | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday October 30, 2013
It was a little after 5 am when the bus headed to Hyderabad from Bangalore hit a barrier on the highway. The passengers on board were sleeping when the Volvo went up in flames, reportedly because the fuel tank exploded. 45 people were killed, many of...
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Chinese police have caught five suspects after a vehicle burst into flames on Beijing's Tiananmen Square in what police called a terrorist attack in which five people were killed.
South | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday October 30, 2013
At least 44 people died when a bus headed from Bangalore to Hyderabad went up in flames early this morning.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday October 17, 2013
A gas tanker carrying Liquefied Petroleum gas rammed into a hotel on the National Highway 2 near Mathura and burst into flames today.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Passengers aboard a Spirit Airlines jet en route to Atlanta say they heard an explosion and saw flames before the plane safely returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2013
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 today.
Agence-France Presse | Sunday October 6, 2013
Webber's turbulent weekend ended with his Red Bull going up in flames after he was bumped off the track by Adrian Sutil. He climbed free from the burning RB9 and was left staring at the car as flames quickly swallowed it up.