More than 120 workers, including two Japanese, were injured and at least one was missing in a fire at a huge factory south of the Philippine capital that sent thousands of employees running to safety, an official said on Thursday.
Condolences pour in from across the world over the collapse of Plasco Trade Center in Tehran which led to injury of hundreds of Iranians, death of several firefighters and missing of some firefighters.
At least 30 firefighters are feared to have been killed after Iran's oldest high-rise in southern Tehran collapsed on Thursday following a major fire in the building, state television and a news agency reported.
Researchers have identified a unique link between fire and drought in Africa. Previous studies have shown the role drought plays in bolstering the risk of wildfire, but the latest research does the opposite.