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    11 boys die in Uganda boarding school fire

    Agence France-Presse . Kampala | Updated at 07:52pm on November 12, 2018

    Eleven boys perished and another 20 suffered severe burns in a fire that gutted their dormitories in Uganda while they slept, police said Monday. Henry...

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    California fire death toll rises to 23

    Agence-France-Presse . United States | Updated at 12:00am on November 12, 2018

    The death toll from destructive fires hitting California rose to 23 Saturday as rescue workers recovered more bodies of people killed by the late-season infernos....

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    Nine die in California wildfires, tens of thousands forced to flee

    Agence France-Presse . Paradise, California, US  | Updated at 11:00am on November 10, 2018

    Nine people were declared dead and tens of thousands evacuated Friday as fierce wildfires raged across the western US state of California, with one rapidly...

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    7 killed in Seoul fire

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Seven tenants were killed and 11 others injured early Friday when a blaze ripped through a three-storey studio complex in Seoul, fire authorities said.While South...

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    All eight members of family die in Jaipurhat fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:35am on November 08, 2018

    All eight members of a family died from a fire that originated from an electric short circuit following a rice cooker explosion at their residence...

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    3 killed, 5 injured in Jaipurhat fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:09am on November 08, 2018

    Three of a family were killed and five others critically injured in a fire at a tin shed building at Aramnagar in Jaipurhat district town...

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    Ashulia gas line explosion death toll rises to 3

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 07, 2018

    Two more burn victims of Friday’s gas line explosion at a house at Jamgarah, Ashulia died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital’s burn and plastic surgery...

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    Tin-shed building burnt down in capital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on October 29, 2018

    A tin-shed building was burnt down in a fire at Shyamoly Housing of Shekhertek at Mohammadpur in the capital on Sunday night....

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    Death toll rises to three

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2018

    Death toll in a fire that broke out from suspected leakage in gas lines at a flat at Uttarkhan in the capital early Saturday rose...

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    Fire at Askardighi slum kills 1

    Staff Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:06am on September 10, 2018

    Fire killed at Askardighirpar slum and nearby areas in Chittagong killed a sexagenarian Thursday night. The deceased was Arun Chakraborty, 65. He was accountant of...