Local residents and tourists from across the world stood by in disbelief as firefighters worked to put out the blaze that engulfed the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday.
Kenya has closed one departure terminal at the Jomo Kenyatta Airport in Nairobi after a fire sparked by a baggage system malfunction forced authorities to evacuate passengers and staff, the state-run airports operator said on Thursday.
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.