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# burning - Sunday 8 August, 2021

Reinforcements called in as Greece continues to battle huge wildfires
# Burning
# Burning

Reinforcements called in as Greece continues to battle huge wildfires

Aug 8th 2021, 10:09 AM 12,098 Views 8 Comments

One volunteer firefighter died after suffering a head injury from a falling electricity pole.

# burning - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Doctors warn parents after boy burned due to spark from aerosol soap can
# Parents
# Parents

Doctors warn parents after boy burned due to spark from aerosol soap can

Feb 18th 2018, 9:00 PM 51,447 Views 23 Comments

The doctors said that face paint the boy was wearing might have been oil-based, which would have reacted with the spark.

# burning - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Nasa has taken an aerial photo of Ireland's gorse fires as public warned of health risks
# Up In Flames
# Up In Flames

Nasa has taken an aerial photo of Ireland's gorse fires as public warned of health risks

May 11th 2017, 9:49 PM 120,254 Views 64 Comments

There have been more than 100 serious gorse and forest fires in recent weeks.

# burning - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'I just grabbed my kids and ran': People abandon cars and flee fire on California highway
# Wild Fire
# Wild Fire

'I just grabbed my kids and ran': People abandon cars and flee fire on California highway

Jul 18th 2015, 10:46 AM 27,914 Views 11 Comments

The fire spread from the mountains on to the interstate trapping literally hundreds of people amid a cauldron of smoke, flames and ash.

# burning - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Watch: Incredible footage of police officer pulling drunk man from burning car
# Hero
# Hero

Watch: Incredible footage of police officer pulling drunk man from burning car

Jun 4th 2015, 9:46 AM 13,842 Views 13 Comments

Brave doesn’t cover it.

# burning - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Woman thrown from building and set on fire for burning Qur’an 'was innocent'
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Woman thrown from building and set on fire for burning Qur’an 'was innocent'

Mar 24th 2015, 9:38 AM 15,813 Views 51 Comments

Almost two dozen people have been arrested, and a similar number of police questioned.

# burning - Friday 10 October, 2014

People queued up to burn their Irish Water packs in a bath tub last night
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

People queued up to burn their Irish Water packs in a bath tub last night

Oct 10th 2014, 12:07 PM 30,187 Views 322 Comments

The gardaí said there were no arrests at the demonstration in Clondalkin last night.

# burning - Monday 15 September, 2014

Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home
# Warning
# Warning

Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home

Sep 15th 2014, 9:40 PM 13,269 Views 17 Comments

The deadly gas can build up in the home, and can’t be detected by our senses.

# burning - Thursday 12 June, 2014

There's a high UV rating today so slather on that sunscreen
# Burn Baby Burn
# Burn Baby Burn

There's a high UV rating today so slather on that sunscreen

Jun 12th 2014, 9:42 AM 10,669 Views 40 Comments

It’s expected to reach 22 degrees today with a UV index between 6 and 8.

# burning - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Column: Burning our bogs is like setting fire to our future
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Burning our bogs is like setting fire to our future

Jul 18th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,376 Views 233 Comments

There is an economic and social value in preserving our bogs. We need to forget our romantic ideas turf fires and preserve our heritage, writes Kieran McNally.

# burning - Monday 15 October, 2012

Campaign highlights dangers of hair straighteners to children
# Campaign
# Campaign

Campaign highlights dangers of hair straighteners to children

Oct 15th 2012, 4:09 PM 11,965 Views 14 Comments

The campaign was launched following a rise in the number of children attending A&E at the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children with hair straightener burns.

# burning - Monday 16 July, 2012

Could Ireland burn the bondholders?
# Burning The Bondholders
# Burning The Bondholders

Could Ireland burn the bondholders?

Jul 16th 2012, 1:41 PM 9,062 Views 61 Comments

A report in the Wall Street Journal about talks on the Spanish bailout has sparked a renewed debate.

# burning - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Dramatic photos of canyon wildfires as Colorado residents flee flames
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Dramatic photos of canyon wildfires as Colorado residents flee flames

Jun 27th 2012, 3:58 PM 4,751 Views 9 Comments

Thousands of residents have been forced from their homes as Waldo Canyon fire grows.

# burning - Sunday 3 June, 2012

In pics: Tour the town that's been burning for 50 years
# Centralia
# Centralia

In pics: Tour the town that's been burning for 50 years

Jun 3rd 2012, 5:00 PM 13,886 Views 18 Comments

Centralia in Pennsylvania was once a bustling mining town but a fire which spread through its coal mines is still raging half a century on…