Monday, January 17th, 2022

Tag: fire

Rohingya refugees: Fire destroys hundreds of homes in Bangladesh refugee camp

The blaze hit Camp 16 in Cox’s Bazar, a border district where than a million Rohingya refugees live, with most having fled a military-led crackdown in Myanmar in 2017. Mohammed Shamsud Douza, a Bangladesh...

South Africa Parliament fire: Suspect arrested and charged as fire reignites at South Africa’s Parliament

The blaze tore through Parliament on Sunday, causing the roof of one building to collapse and gutting the chamber of the National Assembly. On Monday, the blaze flared up again, with dozens of firefighters...

South Africa parliament fire: Roof collapses, entire floors gutted

Images from the scene showed flames shooting out of the top of one building, sending plumes of thick black smoke into the sky above parliament and into neighboring streets. The fire broke out on...

Carmen Salinas, ‘Man on Fire’ actress and telenovela star, dead at 82

Mexican actor Carmen Salinas, known for movies like “Danzón,” “Man on Fire” and “Bellas de Noche” and telenovelas and series including “María la del Barrio” and “Mujeres Asesinas,” has died. She was 82. Relatives...

Freighter markets are on fire right now

A top executive at Boeing has underlined the importance that cargo now plays in the aerospace industry, nearly two years after travel came to a near standstill due to the coronavirus pandemic. “The freighter...

American, Southwest CEOs vow not to fire workers over federal vaccine mandate

Southwest Airlines Chairman and CEO Gary Kelly (R) speaks alongside American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker (L) following a meeting with other airline executives at the White House about extending economic assistance to...