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The 17-story Plasco building in central Tehran has collapsed after a fire engulfed its top floors. Although the building was evacuated, dozens of emergency responders are feared trapped under the rubble.
Photos by Asmaa Gamal
Demolition only benefits building owners who seek to sell the land to investors, says Attaba fire victims
Shots have been fired at a shopping center in Munich. Police believe that several people have been injured and may have been killed. The police operation is ongoing.
A residential skyscraper has caught fire in Dubai, prompting the authorities to evacuate the apartment block and cordon off the area. The flames spread to at least 30 levels of the 75-story building.
Ministry of Aviation says statements are unofficial, investigation will take more time
Search for flight data recorder continues, say Egyptian head of investigative committee
The fire broke out on the roof of a building before it went on to destroy nine other buildings
The Friday market fire took place last Wednesday and is among the dozens of reported fires across the country in recent weeks
Photos by Mahmoud Nasr
Aviation and navigation take priority over ground communication in an in-flight emergency, says safety and accident investigation professor
Al- Sisi orders for faster assessment of those affected by last week’s fire in Attaba
The three fires are part of a series of other blazes that have been reported over the past week
Two injured in Damietta fire and a school in Sharqeya also caught fire
The fire on Sunday wrecked havoc in the popular shopping area of Roweiy after it broke out in a nearby building
The fire began last night in a hotel located in the local market of Attaba
Investigators have yet to explain the reason behind the fire, estimate losses
Photos by Asmaa Gamal
The New Year’s blaze at a luxury hotel has led to calls for skyscrapers to be modified, amid concerns that Dubai landmarks are built with flammable cladding. It was the city’s third major high-rise fire in three years.
At least 16 people were killed early Friday morning and 10 were injured in an attack on a Giza nightclub, state media reported. Five women were among the dead, and the attackers tossed Molotov cocktails inside the nightclub and fled using motorbikes, according to media reports. Police forces arrested Saturday morning perpetrators accused of …
Police said perpetrators were denied entry to the club, and attacked it in retaliation
Navy extinguishes fire, but ship suffers serious damage
A gas cylinder has exploded in a furniture factory outside Cairo, causing the blaze that killed dozens of people, security officials have said. Most of the victims were factory workers. At least 25 people died in the fire, with 22 more workers suffering from burns and smoke inhalation, a health ministry spokesman said Tuesday. The blaze ravaged the three-storey building…
22 injured in the Obour City accident
Public will adopt views of terrorism-supporting media amid absence of official information, says Al-Shorouk newspaper chief editor
“Lone wolves” are terrorists that geographically move and connect with others, says report
No casualties were reported among police or prisoners
Protests erupted in the city following death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood leaders