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Hectares of mixed fynbos destroyed in Boland fires

29 February 2020, 3:18 PM

Firefighting resources and staff are being stretched to capacity due to three fires raging in the Boland.

Fire at unauthorised orphanage in Haiti kills 15 children

15 February 2020, 3:00 AM

Fifteen children died in a fire that swept overnight through an orphanage in Haiti run by a US Christian non-profit group, authorities said on Friday, triggering renewed controversy over the proliferation of non-registered orphanages in the poorest nation in the Americas.

Australia mourns U.S. firefighters as probe into plane crash begins

24 January 2020, 6:19 AM

Firefighters in Australia held a minute’s silence on Friday for three U.S. colleagues killed in a plane crash as investigators began scouring the accident site in remote bushland.

Twelve dead, several missing as Australia counts the cost of devastating bushfires

1 January 2020, 7:53 AM

A third person was confirmed dead on Wednesday in devastating bushfires that engulfed Australia’s southeast coast this week and a fourth was missing and feared dead, as navy ships rushed to provide supplies and assist with evacuations.

Fuel pipeline explosion contained in Alberton

31 December 2019, 11:01 AM

Firefighters have contained a huge fire after a Jetfuel pipeline exploded in Alberton, east of Johannesburg.



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