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[…]
Thai officials deny allegations of arson, insisting the fire that raged through the Mae Surin refugee camp in northern Thailand on Friday was an accident.
Thirty six people have been killed and around 100 injured as a fire swept though the Mae Surin camp on the Thai-Burmese border.
At least four people were killed when two oil tankers caught fire on the Rangoon river late Monday afternoon. The victims were believed to be workers on the vessels. The[…]
A major fire has broken out in a large Burmese refugee camp on the Thai border, destroying up to 1,000 homes
Official said large pre-dawn explosion at a warehouse in Burma’s biggest city Rangoon on Thursday killed at least 17 people and injured dozens but was not caused by a bomb
Eye-witnesses say that up to five people are seen on the roof of Mingalar market as fire completely destroys the fourth floor
Aug 24, 2009 (DVB), Three people have died after a fire broke out last week in an alcohol factory in Rangoon, causing nearly $US7 million worth of damage. The cause[…]
Mar 12, 2009 (DVB), The fire brigade despatched to tackle the Myingyan blaze on Monday, which left hundreds homeless, have reportedly demanded that locals pay the cost of the gasoline[…]