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Firefighters tackle Duns grain silo blaze

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  • May 6, 2012
Firefighters are continuing to tackle a blaze in a grain silo in the Borders which broke out early on Saturday. Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue Service was called to Charterhall Farm in Duns at about 08:00. A spokeswoman for the service said the ...

'Nine dead' in fire at South Korea karaoke bar

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  • May 6, 2012
A fire at a karaoke bar in the South Korean city of Busan has left at least nine people dead, according to police. The dead are thought to include three Sri Lankan nationals, local media reports say. Twenty five others were injured in the fire, which...

Caernarfon caravan fire man in hospital with burns

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  • May 6, 2012
A 47-year-old man is in a stable condition in hospital after a caravan fire in which a woman was also injured. The incident happened at 23:45 BST on Friday at Plas Brereton on Bangor Road in Caernarfon, Gwynedd. The man was later taken to Whiston Hos...

Peru drug rehabilitation clinic fire kills 14

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  • May 6, 2012
A fire at a drug rehabilitation centre in the Peruvian capital Lima has killed 14 people - the second such tragedy there this year. The blaze broke out at the Sacred Heart of Jesus centre in Chosica in eastern Lima in the early hours of the morning. ...

Two rescued from blaze at flats in Greenock

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  • May 6, 2012
Two people have been rescued from a blaze which broke out in a block of flats in Inverclyde. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus removed the occupants from the second floor of the building on Berwick Road, Greenock. The roof collapsed shortly af...

Investigations after 'deliberate' fires at Pollokshields and Cathcart

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  • May 6, 2012
Police in Glasgow are investigating two separate fires which they say were started deliberately. The first blaze broke out at about 05:20 on Friday at the home of an elderly couple in Old Castle Road in Cathcart. A wheelie bin was set on fire and put...

Gateshead house blaze arson probe: Man arrested

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  • May 6, 2012
A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a blaze at a house in Gateshead. The fire broke out at the property in Stainton Gardens - which was unoccupied at the time - just after midnight. Police said the blaze was being treated as "maliciou...

Conservation boat destroyed in Loughborough fire

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  • May 6, 2012
Volunteers who clear debris from canals in Leicestershire are starting a fundraising campaign after their boat was destroyed by vandals. The canal boat's engine was stolen and the rest of the craft set on fire on Wednesday evening in Loughborough. Th...

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