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Tag Archives: fire

Expat jumps from 3rd floor; Ancient Holy Quran stolen

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: An Arab expatriate sustained fractures when he jumped from his fl at on the third floor of a building in Hawally area when fire broke out in the flat. According to sources, when the Control Room of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) received information about a …

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One dead, one hurt in mishap – No injuries in car fire

KUWAIT CITY, March 21: A 4WD vehicle toppled on Abdali Road resulting in the death of the driver and serious injuries to his passenger. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the accident, securitymen, firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the location. …

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Australia bushfires destroy homes, kill cattle

Sydney, March 19, 2018 (AFP) -High temperatures and strong winds have fuelled large grass and bushfires in Australia, officials said Monday, reducing dozens of houses to ash and killing cattle. Up to 70 homes and buildings were damaged or destroyed in the picturesque seaside village of Tathra on the south …

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‘Firemen risk own lives to save man’

KUWAIT CITY, March 7: Aiming towards arming themselves with knowledge and fortifying partnerships with other concerned bodies, the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) held its 5th International Fire and Safety Conference Tuesday evening, under the patronage of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah. Held at the Regency …

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Boy sparks deadly NY fire – 12 killed in apartment blaze

NEW YORK, Dec 30, (Agencies): A three-year-old boy playing with stove burners accidentally ignited the fire that ripped through a New York apartment building, killing 12 people including four children, the city’s fire department chief said Friday. The blaze broke out Thursday evening in a 25-apartment building near the Bronx …

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Cylinder blast ravages restaurant

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 3: Firefighters from Kuwait City and Al-Hilali stations battled a fire that razed a restaurant in Mubarakiya following a gas cylinder explosion. Public Relations and Media Department stated paramedics rushed the only person who was injured in the fire to a hospital for treatment when officers in …

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Fire in Sabhan furniture factory

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 7: Firemen battled a massive blaze that engulfed 4000 square/meters area of a furniture factory belonging to a major company in Sabhan Industrial Area. The Fire Operations Room responded to a distress call about the incident and deployed a team of firefighters to the scene. The ceiling …

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Five dead in Salmiya blaze – Apartment gutted

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 16, (KUNA): Five people died and four others were injured in a fiery fire that gutted an apartment building in Salmiyah on Monday, the fire department said. Firefighters, in four minutes, arrived at the scene and immediately scrambled into action to douse the blazes that were raging …

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One dead, 26 hurt in home blaze – Partitions obstruct operation

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 15: A man died and 26 others including a firefighter suffered from smoke inhalation due to a fire that broke out in a house in Salwa area. In a press statement issued by Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD), the Public Relations and Media Department of KFSD explained …

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Kuwaiti woman dead, husband, son escape fire

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 12: A Kuwaiti woman died while her husband and son sustained burns when fire broke out in their house in Thaher area at around 3:30 am on Thursday. According to a press release issued by Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD), when the Control Room of KFSD received …

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