An Iranian defence industry body said two workers were killed in a fire at an explosives factory in an eastern district of Tehran, the official IRNA news agency reported on Monday.
An Iranian opposition website, Saham, described t
US airports reported hundreds of residual flight cancellations on Saturday, a day after a fire at a Chicago-area air traffic control centre that authorities said was set by an employee who then tried to take his own life.
The incident f
Fire ripped through a popular coffee shop and restaurant in Riffa, Bahrain yesterday (September 24), after a stray spark from a welder's torch sent the roof up in flames.
Although no-one was injured, Mashi Coffee Shop and Rest
Yemen's state-run television building caught fire after a three-day mortar attack by Shi'ite rebels who are protesting against the government, residents and a TV employee said on Saturday.
After weeks of protests and clash
A small fire broke out on a gas pipeline in eastern Saudi Arabia after assailants shot at a police patrol, security and oil industry sources said, in an incident that may heighten concern about the vulnerability of Saudi energy infrastructure.
Items worth an estimated BD25,000 ($64,462.9) were destroyed in a fire at a carpentry workshop in Bahrain yesterday (September 1).
It broke out at Abdulredha Carpentry Workshop, in Suq Waqif, Hamad Town, at around 7am and has been
An Iranian-flagged dhow was fired upon by a Bahrain-based US patrol boat following a stand-off in international waters.
The confrontation took place on Tuesday, when an inflatable reconnaissance boat was dispatched from the US Coa
Four people, including one firefighter, were injured in a fire that broke out in the bunk beds of an apartment in a 17-storey building in Abu Dhabi.
The Abu Dhabi Police and the Civil Defense extinguished the fire, said a statemen
Israel said it launched air strikes across the Gaza Strip on Friday in response to Palestinian rockets fired after Egyptian-mediated talks failed to extend a 72-hour truce in the month-long war.
As rocket-warning sirens sounded in