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Minor fire at Doha Metro station

Minor fire at Doha Metro station

A minor fire incident was reported at entrance No 5 of Doha Metro's Al Sadd station and it was completely controlled, Qatar Rail said in a tweet on Tuesday afternoon.

Bangladesh police fire rubber bullets, teargas to disperse opposition protest

Bangladesh police fire rubber bullets, teargas to disperse opposition protest

Bangladesh police fired rubber bullets and teargas at a group of opposition party supporters in the capital, Dhaka, on Wednesday as tension soared weeks before a general election.

Palestinian succumbs to his wounds sustained by Israeli fire

Palestinian succumbs to his wounds sustained by Israeli fire

A Palestinian young man succumbed to his wounds, only few hours after he was shot and critically injured by Israeli occupation forces in the village of Mazraa Al Gharbiya, near Ramallah, on Friday.

At least 30 killed in Nigeria pipeline fire

At least 30 killed in Nigeria pipeline fire

At least 30 people were killed when a petrol pipeline caught fire and exploded in southeast Nigeria after a raid by suspected oil thieves, a survivor and officials said on Saturday.

Under fire from smugglers, Libya's navy rescues 57 migrants at sea

Under fire from smugglers, Libya's navy rescues 57 migrants at sea

Libya's navy has rescued 57 people on a migrant boat off the coast of the North African country, in an operation that involved a clash with armed smugglers.

Massachusetts residents cleared to return to homes

Massachusetts residents cleared to return to homes

Natural gas leaks on Thursday triggered a series of explosions and fires in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence.

18 injured after Russian passenger jet goes off runway

18 injured after Russian passenger jet goes off runway

State news agency RIA said one Sochi airport staff member died during the clean-up operations.

Eight injured in blast, blaze at German refinery

Eight injured in blast, blaze at German refinery

A fire erupted on Saturday at a refinery in southern Germany following an explosion, injuring at least eight people, police said.

Greek passenger ferry docks at Piraeus port after fire

Greek passenger ferry docks at Piraeus port after fire

A passenger ferry with 1,016 people onboard returned safely to the port of Piraeus in the early hours on Wednesday after it reported a fire while en route to Crete.

Nine killed in hospital blaze in Taiwan, 15 injured

Nine killed in hospital blaze in Taiwan, 15 injured

The fire broke out on the 7th floor of the building, which was used for hospice care.

Criminal case filed against BMW over South Korea car fires

Criminal case filed against BMW over South Korea car fires

A group of BMW owners in South Korea filed a criminal complaint against the German automaker Thursday over alleged delays in recalling more than 100,000 cars after a spate of engine fires, their lawyer said.

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion

Police said they had closed off the road where the crash took place as well as the surrounding area in Borgo Panigale, on the outskirts of Bologna.