Flights resume at Rome airport after fire: Alitalia

Rome's Fiumicino airport suspended all departing flights on Wednesday after a fire broke out in a nearby pine grove, Italian airline Alitalia said on Twitter.

At least 23 dead in Egyptian factory fire

 At least 23 people died and 22 others were injured after a fire broke out at furniture factory in Egypt, a media report said.

Delhi: Fire at ITL Tower in Pitampura

A fire broke out on Tuesday afternoon on the 7th floor of ITL tower in North west Delhi' Netaji Subhash place area here in which no one was reported to be injured.

West Bengal: Half-burnt body of man recovered from factory

 A half-burnt body of an owner of a rubber factory was recovered from inside the factory at Satgachi area of Dumdum in the northern fringes of the city, police said today.

Bihar: Six injured in fire due to cylinder leakage

 Six members of a family on Sunday sustained burn injuries after a fire broke out in a house due to leakage in a cooking gas cylinder in Jai Nagar police station area in this district.

Four held in Bihar ahead of PM Modi's visit

Four people, including three alleged Maoists, were detained in Bihar for suspicious activities ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s day-long visit on Saturday, police said.

Fire at CRPF building in Delhi; head constable killed

A fire broke out at a CRPF installation in the wee hours here on Saturday, killing a force personnel and damaging numerous official records and goods.

Maoists torch 30 vehicles in Jharkhand

Maoists torched 30 vehicles of the Central Coalfield Limited (CCL) engaged in mining work in Jharkhand`s Bokaro district, police said on Saturday.

Fire in Citibank premises in Gujarat, none hurt

A fire broke out in Citibank premises here on Monday morning, civic officials said.

Dozens flee homes as wildfires rage in Greece, PM urges calm

Forest fires fanned by strong winds and high temperatures broke out around Athens and in other parts of southern Greece on Friday, sending residents fleeing from flames threatening their homes.

UP: Dalit girl set ablaze by lover dies

A Dalit girl, who was set ablaze allegedly by her lover more than two weeks ago, succumbed to her injuries.

Fire after explosions at southern French petrochemical plant

A fire was burning at a petrochemical plant near Marseille in southern France on Tuesday after two explosions earlier in the morning, a source in the investigation said.

Maharashtra: Woman attempts suicide after setting ablaze kids, one dies

Depressed over their poor financial condition, a 24-year-old woman in Bhiwandi town here allegedly tried to commit suicide after setting on fire her two children, police said on Monday.

US train with toxic chemicals derails, catches fire

A train carrying toxic chemicals derailed in Tennessee and caught fire, prompting a large-scale evacuation, firefighters said today.

Trevor Bayliss tells England to `fight fire with fire` in Ashes
Trevor Bayliss tells England to `fight fire with fire` in Ashes

New coach Trevor Bayliss has told England they must "fight fire with fire" if they are to regain the Ashes from his native Australia.

Death toll from rebel fire in Yemen`s Aden rises to 31: Medical official

 Rebel fire on a residential district of Yemen`s second city Aden killed at least 31 civilians and wounded more than 100 on Wednesday, a senior health official said in an updated toll.

Four vehicles gutted in fire near Pune

Four vehicles, including two cars, were gutted in a fire that broke out in a tin shed near a town square at Chakan, about 40 km from here, police said on Wednesday.

Four of a family killed in fire in UP

Four persons, including three children, from the same family were killed and others received serious injuries in a fire due to cooking gas leakage in their house  in Majhwara bazar area here, police said on Tuesday.

Fire engulfs building at Delhi's Rajendra Place

A major fire engulfed a commercial building, Pragati Tower, here early Tuesday, officials said.

More than 200 injured in explosion at Taiwan water park
More than 200 injured in explosion at Taiwan water park

More than 200 people were injured, over 80 of them seriously, in an explosion at a water park outside Taiwan`s capital Taipei Saturday after coloured powder being sprayed onto a crowd ignited, officials said.