The possibility of racial prejudice has been raised during an inquest hearing into the death of a man whose Ford Kuga SUV caught alight in the Southern Cape three years ago.
escue efforts are underway in Alexandra north of Johannesburg after several shacks caught fire on Tuesday afternoon
A fire at the Brakfontein substation in Centurion in Gauteng has left several suburbs in the area without power.
At least 56-people have died in a huge fire that tore through apartment buildings also used as chemical warehouses in an old part of the Bangladeshi capital, a fire official said Thursday.
At least 17 people died on Tuesday as a fire tore through a budget hotel in Delhi before dawn, in the latest disaster to raise concerns over fire safety in India.