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Miners rescued after a fire at Harmony Gold
Miners rescued after a fire at Harmony Gold
All 486 miners who were trapped underground at a gold mine in on Sunday have been brought to the surface, a spokesperson for mining company Harmony...
Hot warning system for tracking fires
Hot warning system for tracking fires
The African continent looks like an artist's ­palette on the Advanced Fire Information ­System's (Afis's) map: yellow splotches...
St Francis Bay fire destroys over 100 homes
St Francis Bay fire destroys over 100 homes
"The fire now has been half extinguished, no more immediate threat to other houses. We don't have any final figure yet but it would be more...
Springs fire: 'They have lost everything'
Springs fire: 'They have lost everything'
Donations are desperately needed for survivors of a fire that killed 12 people in the women's wing of the Struisbult Care Centre in Springs on...
Signal Hill fire contained
Signal Hill fire contained
An overnight veld fire on the slopes of Signal Hill above Cape Town has been contained, the city's Fire and Rescue Services said on Friday.
Dozens killed in Chile prison fire
Dozens killed in Chile prison fire
A fire broke out at a prison in the Chilean capital early on Wednesday, killing 81 inmates and injuring many more, including a firefighter, prison...
Investigators probe Pretoria court fire
Investigators probe Pretoria court fire
Investigators were on Thursday sifting through the burned-out remains of the Pretoria Magistrate's Court's third floor to determine what had caused...
Blaze closes Pretoria Magistrate's Court
Blaze closes Pretoria Magistrate's Court
A blaze that ripped through the third floor of the Pretoria Magistrate's Court brought the wheels of justice to a halt as officials announced on...
Fire at Pretoria Magistrate's Court
Fire at Pretoria Magistrate's Court
Firefighters were battling a fire at the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on Wednesday afternoon.
Retirement-home fire: Death toll rises
Retirement-home fire: Death toll rises
Four more people have died as a result of a fire at a Nigel retirement home, raising the death toll to 22, the Gauteng health department said on...
Cops probe cause of deadly fire at retirement home
Cops probe cause of deadly fire at retirement home
Forensic experts on Tuesday combed through a burnt-down retirement home looking for clues as to what started a blaze that killed 18 people and left...

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