R33m worth of damage caused by latest Cape Town train fire - Metrorail

2019-04-22 20:01

The cost of rolling stock repairs for the 12 train carriages gutted during a fire at the Cape Town station on Saturday is estimated at R33m, says Metrorail.

Cape Town train fire: No damage to prototype train unveiled by Ramaphosa

2019-04-21 22:32

The prototype of a planned new fleet for Metrorail, which President Cyril Ramaphosa recently attended the launch of, was not damaged during a blaze on Sunday at Cape Town train station.

WATCH: Two trains on fire at Cape Town station, CBD engulfed in smoke

2019-04-21 16:28

Palls of smoke and smouldering debris billowed out of the Cape Town train station as two trains were on fire.

$1bn raised to rebuild Paris' Notre Dame after fire

2019-04-17 13:30

Nearly $1bn has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high-power magnates around the world to restore Notre Dame cathedral in Paris after a massive fire.

YouTube accidentally links Notre-Dame fire to 9/11 attacks

2019-04-17 06:24

A YouTube fact-check feature which is meant to tackle misinformation accidentally tagged live broadcasts of a fire engulfing Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris with details about the 9/11 terror attacks.

WATCH: Notre Dame Cathedral fire 'fully extinguished'

2019-04-16 14:44

Firefighters have fully extinguished a catastrophic fire at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral that left a nation mourning the devastation of its cultural and historic "epicentre".

WATCH: Footage shows extent of damage inside Notre Dame cathedral

2019-04-16 12:31

Firefighters surveying the damage inside Paris' fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral. A blaze swept across the top of the soaring Paris landmark, collapsing its spire.

WATCH: Notre-Dame fire in Paris: what we know so far

2019-04-16 10:16

A fire that spread from the attic of Notre-Dame cathedral has caused its spire to crash to the ground, and devastated Paris's historical monument.

Several injured, shops damaged after Durban CBD building catches fire

2019-04-10 11:04

Several people in the Durban CBD have had to be treated by emergency services after a building caught fire.

Firefighters extinguish most of South Korean forest blaze

2019-04-05 14:53

Firefighters extinguished most of a forest fire in South Korea's mountainous northern coast after the blaze destroyed 135 homes and forced more than 4 000 to flee region that hosted the Winter Olympics.


Fire extinguished on Signal Hill

2019-04-22 08:38

A fire that broke out on the slopes of Signal Hill has extinguished in less than an hour.

Eight coaches lost as Cape Town train fire contained

2019-04-21 19:57

The fire at Cape Town train station has been contained, but eight coaches were lost.

Paris honours 'exemplary' firefighters for saving Notre Dame

2019-04-19 14:52

French President Emmanuel Macron hailed as "exemplary" hundreds of firefighters who saved Notre Dame in the devastating blaze, as efforts intensified to ensure there was no further damage to the still fragile cathedral.

SA in solidarity with France after Notre-Dame blaze

2019-04-17 08:40

South Africa sent a message of solidarity to France after the devastation caused by the Notre-Dame cathedral fire.

Nations express solidarity with France after Notre Dame fire

2019-04-16 22:26

Nations are expressing solidarity with France after the fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral and offering help for the recovery.

2 admin offices damaged in Bellville police station blaze

2019-04-16 13:03

Police in the Western Cape are investigating a fire that broke out at the Bellville police station.

What has been saved and lost in the Notre Dame fire

2019-04-16 11:25

Over and above its religious and historical significance, the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, France, is also home to centuries-old artworks.

Redelinghuys church blaze: Cell companies restoring town's connectivity

2019-04-10 16:00

Cell companies are trying to get Redelinghuys reconnected after a church fire cut connectivity to the Western Cape Town.

WATCH: Century-old Dutch Reformed church on West Coast destroyed in fire

2019-04-09 10:18

A Dutch Reformed church in Redelinghuys, Western Cape, has been destroyed in a fire.

14 500 wildfires tackled in Western Cape in past year

2019-04-03 18:50

At least 44 people have died in fires in Western Cape as the province ups its battles against blazes.

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