Fire season is upon Mpumalanga and its forestry industry, but several key firefighting aircraft remain grounded.
Fires have been wreaking havoc in the Cape Peninsula, where weather extremities have hampered disaster management efforts.
The fire at Kenya's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport has shut down one of the region's most important transport hubs and caused serious damage.
A serious fire at one of East Africa's most vital transport hubs, Kenya's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, has caused significant damage.
Relatives of workers killed in a fire at a Chinese slaughterhouse have blocked traffic and scuffled with police, demanding answers to the disaster.
A fire has ripped through Holy Family College's hall, destroying the decades-old building and four class rooms.
North America's first climate refugees and threatened polar bears are the result of carbon dioxide levels at its highest in two-million years.
A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds a stray cat, heart-shaped flags fly at India's Kite festival and a wildfire rages in Australia, as the new year gets underway.
Khayelitsha's BM section, ravaged by fire on New Year's day, will be upgraded, the City of Cape Town has said.
A devastating fire on New Year's Day has left three people dead and 4 000 homeless in Khayelitsha and Thembeni in the Western Cape.
Two-thousand hectares of fynbos have been burnt as fires continue to rage in the Overstrand area.
A fire has swept through a garment factory on the outskirts of Bangladesh's capital killing over 100 people in the country's worst-ever factory blaze.
The cause of the fire that destroyed or damaged 76 houses in St Francis Bay has yet to be determined.
Mop-up operations have continued in St Francis Bay in the Eastern Cape after a blaze destroyed more than 100 houses.
Firefighters have been monitoring the South African Broadcasting Corporation's studios in Auckland Park after a fire broke out on the set of Isidingo.
Hundreds of fire-fighters held back wildfires on several fronts around Greece after an all-night struggle.
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International firefighting teams were on Friday helping Israel battle a huge forest fire near theport of Haifa which has killed at least 42 people.
A major forest fire killed at least 40 people in northern Israel on Thursday, including prison guard cadets trapped in a bus.