BHAKTAPUR, April 25: A fire broke out at a housing chemical and machinery equipment warehouse at Kamerotar of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality-5 in Bhaktapur district on Sunday night, destroying properties worth approximately Rs 60 million, according to the police.

KARNALI, April 23: Four children have died in a fire that broke out in Jumla Kudari Sarkiwada village of Tila Municipality-3 last night.

KATHMANDU, April 10: A massive fire broke out at a party palace at Khusibu in Kathmandu on Sunday evening, destroying properties worth approximately Rs 4.5 million.

Cargo truck catches fire

March 31, 2022 11:30 am

BHARATPUR, March 31: A truck carrying bricks caught fire at Bharatpur Metropolis-29, Satrakilo on Thursday.

CHITWAN, March 18: Property worth six million rupees was gutted in a fire that broke out at Khairahani of Madi Municipality-4 this morning.

Taplejung fire brought under control

March 11, 2022 14:15 pm

TAPLEJUNG, March 11: Fire that broke out this morning at local Kopche village in Phungling, the district headquarters of Taplejung, has been brought under control now. The fire was brought under control jointly by the fire brigades, Nepal Army, Nepal Police and Armed Police Force (APF) personnel.

Elderly dies in Taplejung fire

March 11, 2022 11:09 am

TAPLEJUNG, March 11: An elderly woman who was hurt in the fire that occurred at local Kopche bazaar in Phungling of Taplejung district died while receiving treatment.

TAPLEJUNG, March 11: A fire has started at local Kopche in Phungling, the district headquarters of Taplejung. The fire broke out at 8AM today from a house at Kopche bazaar.

SOLU, March 7: A massive fire has broken out since last night in Nakchung community forest near the Tenzing Hillary Airport in Lukla, Solukhumbu. The local residents said controlling the fire was a difficult task for them as the area is a steep cliff.

Beneath the Blaze

March 7, 2022 06:30 am

Soil is the ultimate source of our food and substratum. This valuable earthly resource is affected by burns in many ways. A raging fire might alter the soil beneath at molecular levels.

JALESHWOR, Marsh 5: Five shops at a bazaar at Matihani Municipaity-8 have been burnt down in a fire today morning, destroying property worth approximately Rs 15 million, said the police. However, no human casualties are reported in the blaze.

MECHINAGAR, Feb 12: A fire broke out at Mansha Thai foods in Duhagadhi of Jhapa's Mechinagar Municipality-14 Saturday morning. The fire has not been extinguished yet.

Five killed in Tulsipur shoe shop fire

February 11, 2022 10:18 am

DANG, Feb 11: Five people have died in a fire in Tulsipur, Dang district. They died in a fire at a shoe store in Tulsipur. Five people who were unconscious after a fire broke out in Iram Footwear shoe and slipper shop last night were taken out in the morning.

JHAPA, Febb 4: Property worth millions of rupees was turned into ashes after a fire broke out on Thursday in a shoe factory at Mechinagar Municipality in Jhapa district.

Birendranagar, Jan 10: Goods worth Rs 300,000 were damaged in a fire at Eager Breeze Boarding School of Birendranagar Municipality-10, Surkhet.

NEW YORK, Jan 10: A faulty space heater on a chilly Sunday morning sparked a fire that filled a high-rise Bronx apartment building with thick smoke, killing 19 people including nine children. It was New York City’s deadliest fire in three decades.

PANCHTHAR, Jan 6: A huge fire that broke out at Phalelung Rural Municipality-6 in Panchthar district on Wednesday night was brought under control at midnight.

JALESHWAR, Dec 28: An unidentified group torched five shops at Bhatauliya bazar of Ekdara Rural Municipality on Monday night.

Fire at Indreni Complex in New Baneshwor

December 20, 2021 16:42 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: A fire has broken out at Indreni Complex in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu. The fire broke out at the gym center in the complex on Monday afternoon, according to DSP Mim Bahadur Lama at the Metropolitan Police Circle Office, Baneshwor.

Two children die in fire

November 28, 2021 13:05 pm

BHARATPUR, Nov 28: Two children died in a fire at the house of Jit Bahadur Rumba in Rapti Municipality Ward No. 1 Mainatar, Chitwan on Saturday. The deceased have been identified as Suraj, 3, grandson and Manisa Tamang, 3, granddaughter of Rumba from his daughter's side, according to the District Police Office, Chitwan.

Three minors killed in fire

November 23, 2021 11:11 am

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Nov 23: Three minors were killed when fire broke out at Jhankritol of Sursingh village, Helambu Rural Municipality-7 in the district. The incident occurred as fire gutted the cowshed of local Sancha Tamang.

Fire guts five shops in lakeside

November 22, 2021 11:48 am

POKHARA, Nov 22: Five shops have been damaged in a fire that broke out in the tourist city of Pokhara this morning. The fire started from a shop at Foot track on the bank of Fewa Lake in the morning and burnt down five adjoining shops.

MORNAG, Nov 18: A fire has broken out at a furnace oil factory in Katahari rural municipality-4 of Morang district. The fire broke out at Global Bio Energy Industry around 5:30 AM on Wednesday, according to the industry. The industry had been producing oil by refining old vehicle tires.

DHADING, Oct 24: A moving bus caught fire in Gajuri Bazaar of Gajuri Rural Municipality-1 along the Prithvi Highway on Sunday morning.

Fire breaks out in Fusre of Dharan

October 21, 2021 15:10 pm

DHARAN, Oct 21: The house of a local resident, Uttam Shrestha, caught fire at Fusre Chowk, Ward 13 of Dharan Sub-metropolis at around 10:30 today morning. “The fire was brought under control about an hour and a half after it broke out with the help of police, armed police, army, locals and fire brigade,” said DSP Narendra Kunwar of the Area Police Office, Dharan.

Couple injured in fire dies

September 21, 2021 13:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Rom Khanal, 45, and his wife Durga, 43, of Ilam Municipality-5 living in Jhapa, died last night while undergoing treatment.

KATHMANDU, August 7: The fire that broke out at Balaju Industrial District early Saturday morning at around 2:30 has not come under control yet.

KATHMANDU, August 7: The Balaju Industrial Area in Kathmandu suffered a massive fire on Saturday morning.

KATHMANDU, June 2: A fire broke out at the Nepal Ice beer plant owned by Chaudhary Group at Dumkauli of Nawalparasi.

NEW DELHI, May 1: A fire in a COVID-19 hospital ward in western India killed 15 patients early Saturday, as the country grappling with the worst outbreak yet steps up a vaccination drive for all its adults even though some states say don’t have enough jabs.

BAGHDAD, April 25: At least 27 people were killed and 46 injured in a fire on Saturday at a hospital in southeastern Baghdad that had been equipped to house COVID-19 patients, medical sources at three nearby hospitals said.

NEW DELHI, April 23: A fire broke out in a hospital in western India early Friday, killing 13 COVID-19 patients, as an extreme surge in infections leaves the nation short of medical care and oxygen.

Six houses gutted in fire in Kalikot

April 11, 2021 17:27 pm

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 11: Six houses were burned into ashes on Saturday when a fire broke out at Pachal Jharana Rural Municipality in Kalikot district.

BAGMATI, April 5: An elderly woman was killed when a fire burnt down her house at Bhimphedi Rural Municipality in Makawanpur district Monday morning.

KATHMANDU, March 18: A fire broke out at the Nepal Army Headquarters in Sundhara, Kathmandu on Thursday afternoon.

CHITWAN, March 6: Property worth Rs. 4.5 million was destroyed in a fire that took place at a furniture industry in Rampur of Chitwan.

TAPLEJUNG, Mar 2: A fire that broke out early this morning at Taplejung’s Dobhan Bazaar is now almost under control.

TANAHU, March 2: Property worth Rs 4 million was gutted in a fire that broke out in Hotel Sa:Sa Inn at Vyas Municipality in Tanahun district at 2:00AM today.

CHINA, Feb 17: A fire that broke out at a gold mine in east China’s Shandong province killed two people and left four others missing, state media reported on Wednesday.

MEXICO CITY, Feb 4: Five of the six people who died in an accident at a Georgia state poultry plant late last month were Mexicans, Mexico’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday.

JUMLA, Jan 27: A fire that broke out at Gothigaun in Tila Rural Municipality-7, Jumla Pokhari has turned 25 houses into ashes.

BUTWAL, Jan 23: Drinking water pipes worth hundreds of thousands of rupees have been gutted in a fire at Simanagar, Tilottama-4, Rupandehi.

NEW DELHI, Jan 21: A big fire on Thursday at the Serum Institute of India killed five people, a government official told reporters, but the world’s biggest vaccine maker said it would not affect production of the AstraZeneca coronavirus shot.

NEW DELHI, Jan 21: A big fire has broken out at a plant being built for the Serum Institute of India (SII), the world’s biggest vaccine maker, but it will not affect production of coronavirus vaccines, a source close to the firm said.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: A massive fire broke out at Soaltee City Apartment at Ravi Bhawan in Kathmandu on Monday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: At least one person was killed when fire gutted a human settlement in the Bhutanese refugee camp in Jhapa on Monday evening.

NEW DELHI, Jan 9: Ten newborns were killed on Saturday in a massive fire at a hospital in Maharashtra, India’s richest state, a doctor said, as leading politicians expressed grief at the loss of life.

KALIKOT, Nov 29: Property worth Rs 7.6 million has been reduced to ashes when the fire engulfed a settlement at Ranchuli village of Tilgufa Rural Municipality-4 in Kalikot district on Saturday.

TAPLEJUNG, May 2: Seven houses in Taplejung district headquarters, Phungling, have been completely destroyed by a fire which broke out on Friday evening.

SEOUL, April 29: A fire at a construction site in South Korea killed at least 38 people and injured another 10 on Wednesday, fire authorities said.