Tragedy strikes again for owner of popular Durbanville guest house

2019-06-18 22:22

The fire at a Durbanville guest house is the second blow in as many years for the owner.

A man set himself on fire outside the White House

2019-05-30 08:28

The Secret Service said in a tweet that the man set himself on fire at about 12:20, near the Ellipse— a large common area where tourists visit.

Mom, 3 kids die in house fire after electricity box allegedly explodes

2019-05-21 18:50

A mother and three of her children, including a three-year-old, have died in a fire in Town Two Khayelitsha.

Fire breaks out at Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital, patients moved

2019-05-20 17:02

Patients from Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital in Soweto, Gauteng have been moved following a fire that started in the hospital's administration block.

Emmanuel Macron announced plans to rebuild Notre-Dame in 5 years, but it could take much longer

2019-04-17 20:04

The massive fire took down the Notre-Dame Cathedral’s spire, burned through its wooden roof, and left parts of the structure water damaged. Plans to get it rebuilt before the 2024 Olympics in Paris may be ambitious.

All the priceless artifacts inside Notre-Dame that firefighters tried to save

2019-04-16 05:56

Here's everything inside Notre-Dame Cathedral that could be lost after the devastating fire on April 15.

WATCH: Massive fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

2019-04-15 21:00

A fire has broken out at the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Officials said the fire may be linked to renovation work, French media reported.

Hero dog saves family and neighbours from massive garden fire

2019-03-25 12:18

This brave golden retriever has gone viral after saving his family by barking up a storm to save them from a fire.

Franschhoek Pass closed due to raging veld fire

2019-02-18 22:50

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area due to the smoke.

PICS: Van Der Stel Pass fire lines 'much better', but fire not yet contained

2019-01-27 11:59

Firefighters are still trying to contain a fire on the Van Der Stel Pass, which was made worse by difficult weather conditions.


Cape Town train fire: Accused to be sent for mental observation

2019-06-03 17:27

The man accused of torching trains at the Cape Town station in April is set to begin 30 days of mental observation, the Cape Town Magistrate's Court has heard.

Some services back on track at Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital following fire

2019-05-22 17:48

The Gauteng Department of Health says some services have been handed back to the Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital in Soweto, following a fire.

No one hurt in Leeuwkop Correctional Centre blaze

2019-05-21 17:25

The Department of Correctional Services says it is investigating the cause of a blaze at the Leeuwkop Correctional Centre in Johannesburg.

Tesla catches fire in Hong Kong parking lot, Times says

2019-05-14 22:00

The Tesla Model S had been been parked in San Po Kong Plaza for about half an hour on Sunday before the battery started emit to smoke and flames appeared, according to the report.

Trump suggested sending 'flying water tankers' to put out the massive fire at the Notre-Dame

2019-04-16 07:37

President Donald Trump was quick to tweet out about the fire consuming parts of the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday afternoon.

'A cultural tragedy': Politicians and public figures react to the massive blaze at Notre Dame

2019-04-15 21:06

US President Donald Trump, London mayor Sadiq Khan, and European Council president Donald Tusk have all weighed in.

Fire guts Orange Grove Dairy and packing plants

2019-04-02 15:27

Orange Grove Dairy and the adjacent Nampak factory outside Dundee was gutted in a raging fire in the early hours of Monday.

Car burns at OR Tambo arrivals terminal

2019-02-25 21:57

A private has vehicle caught fire at the arrivals terminal of OR Tambo International Airport, according to authorities.

Fire in slum kills 9 in southeastern Bangladesh

2019-02-17 16:15

A fire official says a devastating blaze that raced through a crammed slum in southeastern Bangladesh has left at least nine people dead and several others injured.

PICS: Fire raging at Van Der Stel Pass, Cape Town filled with smoke

2019-01-26 10:11

A raging fire at the Van Der Stel Pass between Grabouw and Botrivier may be the cause of smoke in the Cape Town Central Business District.

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