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2 people killed in house fire in Hanoi’s popular Old Quarter

The house stands deep inside a small alley and neighbors said the door was locked from the outside at the time.

Fifteen years on from the horrors of catastrophic blaze that rocked Saigon

'We could see many hands waving at us from the balcony and hear people screaming for help.'

Indonesia fireworks factory explosion kills 30, injures dozens: official

The factory had been operating for only two months.
October 26, 2017 | 05:10 pm GMT+7

Officers fired following probe of removal of United's Vietnamese-American passenger

The fired employees were the officers who initially pulled David Dao, the passenger, from his seat on the flight.
October 18, 2017 | 09:13 am GMT+7

Tesla fired hundreds of employees in past week

It's about 400 people ranging from associates to team leaders to supervisors.
October 14, 2017 | 10:47 am GMT+7

Horrific fire in Malaysia sparks outrage over unregulated religious schools

Growing conservatism has led to a boom in the number of Islamic religious schools, most of which are privately-run.
September 16, 2017 | 10:28 am GMT+7

Horrific fire in Malaysia sparks outrage over unregulated religious schools

Growing conservatism has led to a boom in the number of Islamic religious schools, most of which are privately-run.
September 15, 2017 | 11:24 am GMT+7

Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysian capital

Two wardens and 23 students died in the fire.
September 14, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

Fireman killed battling house blaze in Saigon

The upper floor of the two-story house collapsed onto him and two other officers.
September 08, 2017 | 11:34 am GMT+7

1,000 workers flee blaze at Nike, Adidas shoe factory in Saigon

No one was hurt and firefighters are investigating the cause.
August 28, 2017 | 11:30 am GMT+7

Warehouse in Saigon’s backpacker precinct burns to the ground

No one was inside when the fire engulfed the warehouse.
August 13, 2017 | 11:43 am GMT+7

Google fires employee behind anti-diversity memo

The engineer was fired for 'perpetuating gender stereotypes'.
August 08, 2017 | 04:42 pm GMT+7

Midnight fire rages at ancient church in Northern Vietnam

No deaths or injuries have been reported, but much of the 16th century building has been left in ruins.
August 06, 2017 | 02:01 pm GMT+7

Firefighters extinguish blaze in Dubai residential skyscraper

The tower was evacuated and no injuries were reported.
August 04, 2017 | 08:47 am GMT+7

Residents forced to flee as massive blaze engulfs plastics factory in Saigon

It took 250 firefighters nearly four hours to douse the inferno.
August 01, 2017 | 03:03 pm GMT+7