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Two planes collide on the tarmac of Toronto's Pearson Airport

An explosion caused by two planes colliding at Toronto's Pearson Airport worries passengers and delays flights.

12 dead, including an infant, and 4 others critically injured in New York City apartment fire

A fire in an apartment building in New York City’s borough of the Bronx on Thursday has killed at least 12 people, ...

Fire in India's financial capital kills at least 12

The majority of those killed were women attending a birthday party at a rooftop restaurant, police said. 
December 29, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

37 feared dead in Philippine mall blaze just ahead of Christmas

The fire adds more misery to the mainly Catholic Philippines at Christmas, with a storm killing at least 182 people the past few days.
December 24, 2017 | 09:20 am GMT+7

Vietnamese workers' life-changing dreams turned to ashes by fatal factory fire in Taiwan

The six men who died in the blaze were working to help their poverty-stricken families find a better life.
December 15, 2017 | 07:15 pm GMT+7

6 Vietnamese workers killed in Taiwan factory fire: report

11 Vietnamese workers were on site at the time of the fire.
December 14, 2017 | 12:20 pm GMT+7

Massive fire leaves Vietnamese beach town in the dark

The fire reportedly started in a scrap warehouse in Vung Tau, and has been raging for nearly six hours.
December 12, 2017 | 04:15 pm GMT+7

Hanoi turns to two-wheel option to extinguish fires in the city

When fire trucks cannot fit down the city's narrow streets and alleys, what's the alternative?
December 10, 2017 | 04:33 pm GMT+7

Be 'ready to GO!' Southern California warns residents as fires rage

'Prepare now to ensure if evacuated you and your family are ready to GO!'
December 08, 2017 | 08:53 am GMT+7

Mother and two daughters killed in Saigon house fire

Early morning joggers tried to alert the family after finding the house in flames at 5 a.m.
December 04, 2017 | 10:08 am GMT+7

Beijing detains 18 after apartment fire kills 19: Xinhua

The fire took place in three-storey apartment block in Beijing’s southern Daxing district. 
November 21, 2017 | 09:08 am GMT+7

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.
November 06, 2017 | 11:01 am GMT+7

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.'
October 29, 2017 | 12:25 am GMT+7

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