Tag: Fire

Watch: Moors around Melita football pitch catch fire

Moors surrounding Melita’s football pitch in Pembroke caught fire.Footage on Facebook shows the fire spreading in the area around the pitch. No-one was reported...

PD calls on Malta to take leading role in protecting Amazon

Partit Demokratiku (PD) is calling for Malta to take a leading role in protecting the Amazon by joining France and Ireland in threatening to...

Fire breaks out in Qormi residence

A fire broke out in a residence in Triq Ġużè Galea, Qormi.A police spokesperson said that a report was filed around 12.30pm on Friday.Police...

Photos: The sky never goes dark while the Amazon burns

There are no lights in sight but the night sky glows a dusky yellow, for the Amazon is burning.The smell is of barbecue, of...

Watch: Fire erupts in Sliema apartment block

https://www.facebook.com/paul.camenzuli/videos/10219029180295976/A number of persons were evacuated from their homes after a fire broke out in an apartment block in Sliema on Sunday evening.The...

Photos: Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands

A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the...

Explosions and smoke emerge from fireworks warehouse in Ħal Għaxaq

Members of the Civil Protection Department were called to assist after residents noticed explosions and smoke emerging from Saint Joseph’s fireworks complex warehouse in...

Eight die in fire at hotel in Ukraine

Eight people died and 10 more were injured in a fire early on Saturday in a private hotel in the southern Ukrainian port of...

Photos: Fire rages on Greece’s Evia, threat to people averted

Aircraft sprayed water early on Wednesday in a bid to douse the flames of a huge wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that...

Photos: Firefighters tackle blaze on Mount Hymettos near Athens

A large fire fanned by strong winds that spread quickly over the slopes of Mount Hymettos near Athens was subsiding by early Monday, authorities...