Fire

12 injured in huge fire broke out in 3 buildings in Cairo

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 10:01 GMT

A total of 11 people were injured in a fire that broke out Sunday in a three-storey building in Hussein district in Cairo.

Egypt expresses sincere condolences to Bangladesh for victims of ferry fire

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 08:39 GMT

At least 38 people were killed and dozens of others were injured on Friday after a fire swept through a three-decked ferry that was carrying more than 500 people on board near the town of Jhalakathi, BBC reported on Saturday.

Criminal lab assigned to investigate cause of Gouna Film Festival’s Hall fire in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 09:05 GMT

A security source confirmed that the criminal lab was assigned to determine the causes of a fire that broke out in the main hall that will host El Gouna Film Festival.

In Pics: Fire in Alex waterfront restaurant controlled

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 12:25 GMT

Traffic was partially diverted from the Kornish in Gleem to San Stefano so as not to disrupt morning rush hour.

President Sisi Sends Condolences to Iraqi PM for Victims of Al-Hussein Teaching Hospital Fire

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 08:20 GMT

A huge fire broke out in 20 caravans allocated for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) patients in the Imam Hussein Teaching Hospital on Monday, claiming the lives of 92 people and injured dozens.

6 children killed as fire breaks out in penal institution in Cairo

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 09:14 GMT

A fire broke out in a penal institution in Cairo’s Al-Marg district on Friday, causing six children to die and injuring around 15 others.

In pics: Huge fire at church in Giza under control, no casualties reported

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 - 09:48 GMT

A huge fire that broke out late on Friday at a church in Giza, known as the church of angel Suriel and Mar Mina, was brought under control without any casualties, the Giza Diocese said.

Fire in Egyptian gas pipeline put out

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 07:12 GMT

There are no injuries or deaths.

Prosecution receives order to demolish Giza building over license violations

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 03:54 GMT

The Giza building that caught a massive fire for more than 72 hours, will be demolished after authorities revealed that building is unlicensed.

Urgent investigation to kick off into massive Giza fire to reveal building violations

Mon, 01 Feb 2021 - 02:09 GMT

An urgent investigation will kick off into the massive fire incident that broke out in an unlicensed storehouse in a residential building in Haram district in Giza, causing evacuation of at least 15 families from the building.

Non-sustained massive fire forces residents out of Haram building

Mon, 01 Feb 2021 - 12:47 GMT

Apartments of a 13-storey building in Haram district were evacuated with residents have no idea whether they will be able to get in back again. The reason is a huge fire that has been on for 72 hours, and has not put off yet.

Prosecution detains man accused of burning shops in downtown Cairo pending investigation

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 10:18 GMT

A huge fire broke out through shops and buildings, causing losses reportedly estimated at millions of Egyptian pounds but leaving no casualties.

Huge fire destroys 15 shops in Tawfiqia market for car accessories downtown

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 12:13 GMT

The perpetrator disguised as a tuk-tuk driver and got a quantity of gasoline from another tuk-tuk driver to set fire to his cousin’s shop but the fire swept through 13 other shops and kiosks

Fire breaks out in pharmaceutical warehouse in downtown Cairo

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 09:31 GMT

Currently, 10 fire engines are attempting to put it out.

Investigation launched into Alexandria Port fire

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 10:38 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Mait ordered launching an investigation into the fire that broke out in the Port of Alexandria on Monday.

In pics: Fire breaks out at Alexandria port building, no casualties reported

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 07:02 GMT

16 firefighting vehicles are dealing with the fire.

Fire breaks out in market of Alexandria's Egypt Railway Station

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 11:52 GMT

The fire urged the halting of the tramway operation.

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.

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