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# fire - Monday 2 May, 2022

Shop in Meath badly damaged by large fire
# Bettystown
# Bettystown

Shop in Meath badly damaged by large fire

May 2nd 2022, 12:22 PM 40,718 Views 15 Comments

A technical examination will take place to determine the course of any investigation.

# fire - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

Man arrested after body of woman (80s) discovered following Donegal house fire
# Doochary
# Doochary

Man arrested after body of woman (80s) discovered following Donegal house fire

Apr 12th 2022, 10:46 PM 28,521 Views 0 Comments

The fire broke out this afternoon at a house in the Doochary area of Donegal.

# fire - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Man arrested after fire at Dublin homeless hostel
# Little Britain Street
# Little Britain Street

Man arrested after fire at Dublin homeless hostel

Mar 27th 2022, 3:15 PM 22,545 Views 0 Comments

Six people were injured in the fire in the city centre.

# fire - Saturday 26 March, 2022

Fire crews attending blaze at homeless hostel in Dublin
# Fire
# Fire

Fire crews attending blaze at homeless hostel in Dublin

Mar 26th 2022, 6:23 PM 40,008 Views 13 Comments

The fire broke out this afternoon.

# fire - Friday 25 March, 2022

High risk of forest fires as orange level warning issued by Department of Agriculture
# Fire Warning
# Fire Warning

High risk of forest fires as orange level warning issued by Department of Agriculture

Mar 25th 2022, 5:20 PM 11,064 Views 7 Comments

A Condition Yellow warning was in place from Monday but has since been upgraded.

Fire rages at oil depot in Saudi city hosting Formula One race
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Fire rages at oil depot in Saudi city hosting Formula One race

Mar 25th 2022, 4:52 PM 25,223 Views 24 Comments

Yemen’s Houthi rebels have acknowledged attacking the kingdom in recent days.

# fire - Friday 25 February, 2022

Stardust manager seeks judicial review ahead of inquests into fire deaths of 48 people
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

Stardust manager seeks judicial review ahead of inquests into fire deaths of 48 people

Updated Feb 25th 2022, 10:31 AM 13,700 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Butterly had sought a ruling to preclude the possible verdict of unlawful killing.

# fire - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Greek rescuers find first ferry blaze victim, hours after another man is found alive
# Corfu
# Corfu

Greek rescuers find first ferry blaze victim, hours after another man is found alive

Updated Feb 20th 2022, 7:05 PM 29,966 Views 3 Comments

The 58-year-old Greek victim was one of 11 truck drivers who are missing.

# fire - Friday 18 February, 2022

Eleven people missing after passenger ferry catches fire near Greece
# Ionian Sea
# Ionian Sea

Eleven people missing after passenger ferry catches fire near Greece

Feb 18th 2022, 4:20 PM 14,539 Views 2 Comments

Several people are still unaccounted for.

# fire - Monday 14 February, 2022

Children among seven killed in explosion in French apartment building
# France
# France

Children among seven killed in explosion in French apartment building

Feb 14th 2022, 9:39 PM 24,192 Views 1 Comment

Officials said a search is ongoing for at least two people who are missing.

# fire - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Five people dead and 11 others hospitalised after fire at Spain retirement home
# Valencia
# Valencia

Five people dead and 11 others hospitalised after fire at Spain retirement home

Jan 19th 2022, 7:57 AM 13,930 Views 2 Comments

The fire broke out around midnight at the facility in Moncada in Valencia.

# fire - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Terrorism charge for man accused of setting fire to South Africa's parliament building
# Cape Town
# Cape Town

Terrorism charge for man accused of setting fire to South Africa's parliament building

Jan 11th 2022, 2:58 PM 6,874 Views 0 Comments

Zandile Mafe, 49, today appeared in a courtroom in Cape Town for a bail hearing.

# fire - Monday 10 January, 2022

Death toll in New York apartment blaze revised down from 19 to 17
# The Bronx
# The Bronx

Death toll in New York apartment blaze revised down from 19 to 17

Updated Jan 10th 2022, 8:02 PM 37,980 Views 14 Comments

Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the fire started in a malfunctioning electric space heater in an apartment.

# fire - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Eighth child confirmed dead in Philadelphia house fire that killed 12 people
# Fire
# Fire

Eighth child confirmed dead in Philadelphia house fire that killed 12 people

Jan 6th 2022, 8:15 AM 13,562 Views 2 Comments

The city’s fire department deputy commissioner said it was too early to say what caused the blaze, but that his department was investigating.

# fire - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Philadelphia house fire leaves 13 dead including seven children
# Fire
# Fire

Philadelphia house fire leaves 13 dead including seven children

Jan 5th 2022, 6:41 PM 20,124 Views 3 Comments

None of the smoke detectors were working in the building, which firefighters attended at 6.40am.

# fire - Monday 3 January, 2022

South Africa parliament fire restarts after initially being brought under control
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa parliament fire restarts after initially being brought under control

Updated Jan 3rd 2022, 4:41 PM 21,724 Views 2 Comments

President Cyril Ramaphosa told reporters yesterday that a man had been held and that the building’s sprinkler systems had apparently failed.

# fire - Sunday 2 January, 2022

One arrest made after huge fire completely destroys South African parliament building
# Roof Collapse
# Roof Collapse

One arrest made after huge fire completely destroys South African parliament building

Updated Jan 2nd 2022, 3:29 PM 40,374 Views 1 Comment

President Cyril Ramaphosa told reporters at the scene that an arrest had been made.

# fire - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Gardaí appeal for information on burglary and criminal damage incident on Molesworth Street
# Fire
# Fire

Gardaí appeal for information on burglary and criminal damage incident on Molesworth Street

Jan 1st 2022, 5:35 PM 30,358 Views 10 Comments

The incident occurred at around 5.20pm yesterday evening.

# fire - Friday 31 December, 2021

Man taken to hospital as firefighters extinguish flames at Masonic Lodge in Dublin
# Fire
# Fire

Man taken to hospital as firefighters extinguish flames at Masonic Lodge in Dublin

Dec 31st 2021, 7:58 PM 78,533 Views 38 Comments

Firefighters, gardaí and an ambulance attended the scene on Molesworth Street this evening.

# fire - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Fire at Belfast recycling centre could last a number of days, say NI Fire Service
# Belfast Blaze
# Belfast Blaze

Fire at Belfast recycling centre could last a number of days, say NI Fire Service

Dec 29th 2021, 8:37 PM 10,760 Views 0 Comments

The fire broke out at a scrap metal recycling centre in Belfast Harbour yesterday afternoon.

# fire - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Over 50 firefighters in attendance at large fire in Belfast docks
# Belfast Harbour
# Belfast Harbour

Over 50 firefighters in attendance at large fire in Belfast docks

Updated Dec 28th 2021, 11:20 PM 31,729 Views 5 Comments

The fire broke out at a scrap metal recycling facility.

# fire - Friday 24 December, 2021

Ferry fire kills at least 39 and leaves 72 injured in Bangladesh
# Barguna
# Barguna

Ferry fire kills at least 39 and leaves 72 injured in Bangladesh

Updated Dec 24th 2021, 4:33 PM 14,669 Views 2 Comments

The ferry was carrying 800 passengers from Dhaka, the capital, to Barguna, nearly 155 miles to the south.

# fire - Friday 19 November, 2021

Two children and two women die in house fire in London
# London
# London

Two children and two women die in house fire in London

Nov 19th 2021, 6:45 AM 24,629 Views 3 Comments

Firefighters were called to the blaze in Bexleyheath in south-east London yesterday evening.

# fire - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Fire fighters treat seven people for smoke inhalation in Dublin city centre blaze
# Dublin
# Dublin

Fire fighters treat seven people for smoke inhalation in Dublin city centre blaze

Nov 7th 2021, 5:03 PM 70,087 Views 7 Comments

Dublin City Fire Brigade said the fire is now under control.

# fire - Sunday 24 October, 2021

Woman (70s) dies following house fire in Cork City
# Mayfield
# Mayfield

Woman (70s) dies following house fire in Cork City

Oct 24th 2021, 2:33 PM 15,223 Views 5 Comments

The alarm was raised by a neighbour who spotted smoke coming from the house.

# fire - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Death toll from fire at Taiwan apartment building rises to 46
# Taiwan
# Taiwan

Death toll from fire at Taiwan apartment building rises to 46

Updated Oct 14th 2021, 2:15 PM 10,001 Views 4 Comments

The 13-storey building caught fire early today in the city of Kaohsiung.

# fire - Monday 11 October, 2021

Huge fire breaks out at oil facility in southern Lebanon
# Zahrani
# Zahrani

Huge fire breaks out at oil facility in southern Lebanon

Oct 11th 2021, 10:41 AM 11,776 Views 9 Comments

Firefighters are battling the blaze in a giant petrol tanker in the coastal town of Zahrani.

# fire - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Glenisk faces 'uncertain' future following major factory fire
# Offaly
# Offaly

Glenisk faces 'uncertain' future following major factory fire

Sep 28th 2021, 9:16 AM 23,440 Views 13 Comments

The fire broke out at the plant shortly after midday.

# fire - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

Explainer: What is happening with the ban on the 'most polluting' solid fuels in homes?
# Smoky Coal
# Smoky Coal

Explainer: What is happening with the ban on the 'most polluting' solid fuels in homes?

Sep 8th 2021, 7:00 PM 26,377 Views 29 Comments

The sale and burning of smoky coal is already banned in many cities and towns.

# fire - Tuesday 17 August, 2021

Thousands evacuated as crews battle wildfire in southern France
# Fire
# Fire

Thousands evacuated as crews battle wildfire in southern France

Updated Aug 17th 2021, 7:19 PM 51,637 Views 9 Comments

France is the latest of a number of Mediterranean countries to be hit by extreme weather and wildfires.

# fire - Thursday 22 July, 2021

California wildfires prompt evacuations as crews continue to battle mammoth blaze
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

California wildfires prompt evacuations as crews continue to battle mammoth blaze

Jul 22nd 2021, 7:01 AM 9,835 Views 3 Comments

Fire officials expect active or extreme fire behaviour tomorrow.

# fire - Friday 16 July, 2021

Man who doused petrol on his wife and children jailed for one year
# Appeals Court
# Appeals Court

Man who doused petrol on his wife and children jailed for one year

Jul 16th 2021, 5:46 PM 66,602 Views 0 Comments

The man doused the woman and her children after he set alight petrol he spread in their home.

New evacuations as firefighters struggle to control raging wildfire in Oregon
# Bootleg Fire
# Bootleg Fire

New evacuations as firefighters struggle to control raging wildfire in Oregon

Jul 16th 2021, 8:10 AM 9,327 Views 2 Comments

The Bootleg Fire has now torched an area larger than New York City.

# fire - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Eight arrested on murder charges over Bangladesh factory fire
# Arrests
# Arrests

Eight arrested on murder charges over Bangladesh factory fire

Jul 11th 2021, 8:20 AM 9,659 Views 7 Comments

At least 52 people died in the blaze, many of whom were trapped inside by an illegally locked door.

# fire - Monday 5 July, 2021

Lightning confirmed as 'most likely' cause of Strabane blaze
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

Lightning confirmed as 'most likely' cause of Strabane blaze

Jul 5th 2021, 7:15 PM 9,552 Views 4 Comments

A storm warning had been issued across a number of counties prior to the fire.

Mud volcano eruption caused explosion in Caspian Sea near oil fields
# Fire
# Fire

Mud volcano eruption caused explosion in Caspian Sea near oil fields

Jul 5th 2021, 5:15 PM 20,319 Views 1 Comment

Emergency services are gauging the environmental fallout of the eruption.

'The gates of hell opening up': What caused the massive Gulf of Mexico fire?
# Lord Of The Rings
# Lord Of The Rings

'The gates of hell opening up': What caused the massive Gulf of Mexico fire?

Jul 5th 2021, 1:13 PM 35,962 Views 29 Comments

Footage of the inferno went viral over the weekend.

# fire - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

'A very busy night': Dublin Fire Brigade battle gorse fire on Howth Head
# Howth
# Howth

'A very busy night': Dublin Fire Brigade battle gorse fire on Howth Head

Jun 23rd 2021, 7:25 AM 17,387 Views 6 Comments

The fire service also attended other fires in Kilbarrack and St Anne’s Park on the northside of the city.

# fire - Monday 14 June, 2021

Grenfell residents denied ‘swift justice’, four years on from blaze
# Fire
# Fire

Grenfell residents denied ‘swift justice’, four years on from blaze

Jun 14th 2021, 12:45 PM 7,460 Views 0 Comments

Today marks the fourth anniversary of the tragedy.

# fire - Saturday 22 May, 2021

'Ecological disaster' feared as Greece battles massive forest fire
# Geraneia Mountains
# Geraneia Mountains

'Ecological disaster' feared as Greece battles massive forest fire

May 22nd 2021, 2:40 PM 13,559 Views 2 Comments

The fire is “one of the biggest in the past 20 to 30 years”.

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