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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Blaze

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Seven children - believed to be from same family - die in New York blaze
Two others are in a critical condition.
Two people being treated for injuries after fire in Dun Laoghaire
There was also a separate fire in an underground car park in Rathcoole.
Family dog killed after Nutella jar sparks house fire
London Fire Brigade warn: “It’s worth checking your window ledges are clear of any glass or crystal that might lead to potentially life changing blaze.”
Three rescued from Westmeath house fire overnight
Gardaí don’t believe the fire was started in suspicious circumstances.
Huge fire engulfs one of Dubai's tallest towers
The fire broke out on the 50th floor.
Gardaí investigate fire at Waterford business premises
This comes after a crime spree in Waterford city last month saw a number of buildings being set on fire.
Bus driver helps naked man leap to safety from burning building
The quick-thinking driver has been praised a hero.
Firefighters believe proposed changes to fire engine crews will put public at risk
Siptu says there are concerns that reducing levels of staff on fire engines could put lives at risk.
Firefighters tackle blaze at Ireland's tallest residential building
The fire broke out at the top of the building.
"Even the marble altar disintegrated": Gardaí investigate fire at religious order's church
The blaze broke out in the early hours of this morning.
Man arrested after 3 fires were started in 9 minutes
Dramatic scenes in the English county today.
Three units called to 3am fire at senior citizens complex
One person was admitted to hospital for treatment.
Homes destroyed in worst bushfires in South Australia for three decades
More than a dozen homes have already been destroyed in the fire and there are concerns that lives could be at risk.
Dozens of homes feared destroyed by raging fires in South Australia
Firefighters have been struggling to contain the blaze due to strong winds.
Man in his 60s found dead after mobile home fire in Galway
A post-mortem examination is due to take place later today.
More than 250 firefighters battle blaze at Los Angeles apartment building
The Los Angeles Fire Department reported that the building was not occupied.
Several units of Dublin Fire Brigade tackling blaze on James' Street
It is believed the fire is in an idustrial estate in the area.
Blaze at north Dublin industrial estate continues
The fire was brought briefly under control this morning, but has since rekindled.
Baby thrown from window as family escape three-storey house blaze
“I turned this way, house was on a blazer” … “I ran up, and I caught the baby.”
Man and woman killed in Meath house fire
Early indications are that the circumstances of it are not suspicious.
161 bonfires, 17 car fires, 7 house fires... Halloween night in Dublin
Dublin Fire Brigade said that thankfully none of its crew members were assaulted last night.
Teenager dies in Cork house fire
The blaze is not believed to be suspicious
Gardaí attempt to identify body found in car crash blaze
The incident occurred shortly before 1.30am last night.
In pictures: Raging wildfires engulf homes in California
Hundreds of people have been forced to evacuate.
Orange Hall in Donegal completely destroyed by arson attack
The fire took place in Newtowncunningham, Co Donegal on Sunday morning.
Mother and two children rescued from Dublin fire
The three were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation after the blaze broke out in their apartment.
More than £1 million floods in to support dog shelter destroyed by blaze
The fire claimed the lives of 53 animals and a 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with it.
Man in critical condition after house fire in Athlone
The blaze broke out a house in The Batteries shortly after 9pm.
Firefighters tackle overnight blaze in Temple Bar
The fire was at a disused building next to Oliver St. John Gogarty’s pub. There are no reports of injuries.
Six-storey apartment block evacuated over fire
The blaze broke out at around 10pm last night.
Family escape blaze in Dublin suburb, one person hospitalised
Three fire engines attended the scene.
Gardaí investigate fire at derelict nursing home
Two girls were said to have been on the roof of the building, but no one was injured.
Woman arrested in connection with Drogheda fire
Three men arrested yesterday have been released without charge.
'Worst forest fire in living memory' continues to rage in Sweden
The severity of the blaze prompted authorities to declare it a national emergency.
Stardust campaigner wants to meet Justice Minister - after saying she 'wouldn't darken her door'
Geraldine Foy is a researcher for Stardust campaigners and has been in contact with Minister Frances Fitzgerald’s department.
Is your $700k mansion about to fall off a cliff? It might be better to just set it on fire
Please don’t actually set your mansion on fire.
Elderly man dies in Galway house fire
Emergency services were called to the scene in Ros Muc just before midnight last night.
Patient with dementia questioned after 21 die in fire at hospital for the elderly
Most of the victims died from asphyxiation as they could not escape the smoke-filled corridors.
Blaze engulfs iconic Glasgow School of Art building
There are no injuries reported as firefighters continue to douse the flames on the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building.
Stardust families hopeful Minister Fitzgerald will address calls for new investigation
The families described the handling of the incident as an “open political sore”.