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Massive fire tears through Rio’s 200-year old National Museum

3 September 2018, 5:52 AM

A massive fire raced through Brazil’s 200-year-old National Museum in Rio de Janeiroon Sunday, probably destroying its collection of more than 20million items, ranging from archaeological finds to historical memorabilia.

Herman Mashaba

Eikenhof fire leaves Mayor Mashaba fuming

29 August 2018, 7:05 AM

The City of Johannesburg has offered a substantial reward in connection with what it says was sabotage at the Eikenhof substation on Monday, leading to a power outage and extensive water cuts.

A man sifting through shack remains

45 homes destroyed at Nompumelelo Informal Settlement

25 August 2018, 3:11 PM

Illegal electricity connections at Nompumelelo Informal Settlement in East London have resulted in the destruction of over 45 homes and a loss of life.

Eskom probes Kusile Station blaze

11 August 2018, 11:22 AM

Eskom is investigating the cause of a fire which broke out at its Kusile Station Unit three fabric filter plant in eMalahleni Mpumalanga on Friday.

Fire at their backs, Greek elderly flee with grandchildren

26 July 2018, 2:46 PM

Yiannis Philippopoulou was sure he saw his nine-year-old twins picked up by a boat after they fled the flames. But days since the family’s chaotic escape from the inferno, the girls appear to have vanished.



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