A three-year-old boy has died in a caravan fire which left his four-year-old sibling in a critical condition in hospital, police said.
About 40 firefighters are tackling a “severe” blaze at a restaurant in Birmingham which has seen one person rescued from a first floor window.
A burnt wombat has been spotted searching for food on a road in Australia as wildfires in the country continue to rage.
A fire at a zoo in western Germany in the first minutes of 2020 has killed more than 30 animals, including apes, monkeys, bats and birds, authorities have said.
Two people have been taken to hospital after a large house fire broke out in Folkestone.
Notre Dame is still so fragile that there is a “50% chance” the Paris landmark might not be entirely saved because scaffolding installed before this year’s devastating fire is threatening the vaults of the Gothic monument, its rector has said.
Firefighters are expected to form a “guard of honour” to mark the retirement of London Fire Brigade Commissioner Dany Cotton.
Six people have died in a fire at a Las Vegas apartment building where residents had reported using their stoves for heat.
The country’s largest fire service has been “slow to implement changes” following the 2017 Grenfell Tower disaster, the industry watchdog has said.
Around 60 firefighters are tackling a large blaze in Glasgow city centre.
Early indications suggest a blaze at a five-storey hotel in west London was not “cladding-related”, the fire service has said.