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.
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.