At least 15 people have died after a fire ripped through a karaoke bar in central Burma, trapping revellers inside singing rooms filled with poisonous smoke.
Four hundred fire fighters and forty-four fire engines were called to the scene of a vicious blaze at a Rangoon warehouse rented by Coca-Cola.
Twenty six fire engines were called to busy Pansodan Street in downtown Rangoon on Wednesday.
50 homes have been destroyed in a fire at the Mae La refugee camp on the Thai-Burmese border on Monday night. No one was injured but 300 people are now homeless.
A fire in Irrawaddy division’s Henzada town on Wednesday has killed one person and destroyed five houses.
Hundreds of mourners gather at a cemetery on the outskirts of Rangoon to bury the 13 boys killed in a fire at an Islamic school.
Thirteen children were killed when a fire broke out in their Muslim school on Tuesday night. Eyewitnesses describe what they saw.
At least thirteen children have been killed in a fire at an Islamic school in Botahtaung township, Rangoon in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Reports suggest the fire was[…]