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    Police name suspect in Japan studio fire

    Reuters . Kyoto | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    A man suspected of torching an animation studio and killing 33 people in Japan’s worst mass killing in two decades had been convicted of robbery...

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    33 dead in suspected arson attack on Japan animation studio

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:19pm on July 18, 2019

    A suspected arson attack at an animation production company in Japan killed 33 people and injured dozens more on Thursday, after a man reportedly doused...

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    Four houses burnt in Barishal fire

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019

    A fire burnt four houses at Anami Lane in Barishal city on Friday morning. Eyewitnesses said that the fire spread within few minutes around 7:30am...

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    No fire fighting system at 30pc hospitals: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:55pm on July 10, 2019

    Twenty to thirty per cent hospitals in Bangladesh have no fire extinguishing system, health and family welfare minister Zahid Maleque told parliament on Wednesday. Replying...

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    Gazipur factory fire death toll climbs to 6

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 12:17pm on July 03, 2019

    Death toll from the devastating fire at Otto Spinning Limited reached six as five more bodies were recovered on Wednesday, a day after the fire...

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    City restaurant catches fire

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:05pm on June 24, 2019

    A fire broke out at a restaurant in the city's Moghbazar area on Monday night. The fire originated at the kitchen of Café De Taj...

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    No compensations paid to Chawkbazar fire victims

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:06am on June 24, 2019

    The victims of the devastating Chawkbazar fire in Old Dhaka that killed at least 70 people, left scores of other injured and badly damaged at...

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    Factory fire in Cumilla EPZ doused

    Our Correspondent . Cumilla | Updated at 01:09pm on June 22, 2019

    A fire that broke out at a factory inside the Cumilla Economic Processing Zone was brought under control after four hours of frantic efforts. The...

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    30 killed in Indonesia matchstick warehouse fire

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta, Indonesia | Updated at 04:09pm on June 21, 2019

    At least 30 people, including several children, were killed when a fire ripped through a home that doubled as a matchstick factory in Indonesia on...

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    Paribagh building fire under control

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:15pm on June 20, 2019

    A fire that broke out on the 10th floor of a high-rise building at Paribagh in the city on Thursday afternoon has been brought under...