Limited fire breaks out in 3rd floor of Al-Azhar Mosque in Islamic Cairo

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 12:32 GMT

The fire was caused by a short circuit in one of the lamps in an upper flood room used to store some furnishings.

Egypt’s Sisi welcomes Libyan leaders’ cease-fire initiative

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 11:36 GMT

The cease-fire initiative that has been declared by Libyan Speaker of the House of Representatives Agila Saleh and head of the Presidency Council Fayez Al-Sarraj.

Pics: Huge fire breaks out at market in UAE’s Ajman

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 05:01 GMT

A popular market in the new industrial zone in UAE’s Emirate of Ajman witnessed a huge fire on Wednesday, Emirati Al Bayan reported, adding that civil defense teams are trying to put out the fire.

Pics: Fire breaks out at market in Cairo, destroys shops

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 12:03 GMT

A fire broke out at a market in Greater Cairo’s Helwan district known for giving space to street vendors and destroyed a number of shops.

7 COVID-19 patients killed in fire at isolation hospital in Alexandria

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:44 GMT

A massive fire broke out at an isolation hospital in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria, causing the death of seven patients infected with coronavirus after they suffocated.

Firefighters put out Imbaba hospital’s fire

Wed, 20 May 2020 - 12:45 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health said that firefighters managed to put out the fire that broke out at Imbaba fever hospital without leaving any casualties.

10 referred to Criminal Court in Beheira oil pipeline blaze

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 - 11:48 GMT

The incident caused the death of nine and the injury of 11 in November.

4 Egyptians killed in Sudan's ceramic factory fire: Foreign Ministry

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 11:22 GMT

Four Egyptian citizens were killed in a blast at a ceramic factory in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, the Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.

Civil defense forces controls fire at factory in Qalyubiya

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 - 10:13 GMT

Civil defense forces in Qalyubiya controlled a fire that broke out in a motorbikes factory at 5 pm on Monday.

Death toll from Liberian school fire rises to 30

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 - 10:49 GMT

The cause of the blaze is yet to be determined, said a spokesman for the police Thursday.

In Pics: Amazon rainforests on fire

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 04:45 GMT

Amazon is the largest tropical rainforests all over the world and home of 33 million people, including 420 indigenous communities

Number of ‘Cancer Institute Explosion’ victims, injured rises

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 12:25 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced that the number of victims in “The National Cancer Institute Explosion” became 20 instead of 19, including four bodies whose identity is still unknown.

3 injured in Alexandria by natural gas pipe explosion

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 11:00 GMT

Three people were injured on Monday by the explosion of a natural gas pipe in a residential apartment in Alexandria’s Asafra neighborhood.

Civil defense troops control fire at Bishop Paula Monastery, no human casualties

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 - 10:59 GMT

Civil defense troops could control a fire that erupted at the monastery of Bishop Paula in Cairo's Hadaeq el-Qoba district on Wednesday.

In pics: 51 people injured in huge fire near Al-Azhar district

Sat, 04 May 2019 - 11:35 GMT

The Public Prosecution announced on Saturday that the financial causalities of the fire are estimated at LE 50 million (2.9 million).

Egypt's 'Spiderman' climbs gas pipe, rescues family from fire

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 09:34 GMT

A video went viral on social media showing Youssef climbing up a gas pipe to save a four-member family.

5 Egyptian expats injured in building fire in Mecca

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 04:07 GMT

The injured expatriates, four women and two children, received medical treatment after the Saudi fire fighters put down the fire.

Record Australian heat brings fire to a scorched land

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 12:57 GMT

Firefighters battled 25 blazes across the Australian state of Victoria on Sunday as a record-breaking heatwave delivered the hottest start to March.

Civil defense controls fire at a garage in Shubra, no casualties

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 07:26 GMT

Six fire engines and an ambulance car headed to the scene to prevent the fire from spreading.

PM offers condolences for victims of Cairo train station fire

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 - 12:43 GMT

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli on Wednesday offered his deepest condolences for victims of the Cairo’s Ramsis Train Station fire that broke out earlier today.