An emergency warning for a bushfire in parts of Melaleuca and Bullsbrook in the City of Swan in Perth's northeast has been downgraded to watch and act.
A fast-moving bushfire is threatening homes in the western parts of Bullsbrook. Residents have been urged to leave for a safer place or get ready to shelter in their homes.
The post-mortem results of a couple found dead after a house fire south of Brisbane show "evidence of violence" as police continue a complex investigation.
The arson squad is investigating a suspicious bushfire in Warwick that threatened surrounding homes, businesses and a school.
Four suspicious fires have been started in a concentrated area on Victoria's coastline over the past fortnight and police are investigating.
Rival youth gangs have been blamed for the deaths of at least 19 people in a blaze following a brawl at a karaoke bar in Indonesia's West Papua province.
A bushfire that destroyed more than 3800 hectares in South Australia's southeast is now largely out with fire crews monitoring hotspots.
A fire has erupted at a popular nightclub in Cameroon' killing at least 17 people and setting off a series of explosions.
Edwin Kindzeka Moke
A bushfire in Perth’s north is still causing havoc for emergency crews on Sunday night.
Bridgetown police have put out a call for public information after a number of suspicious fires were lit in the South West early Sunday morning.
Scientists have launched a citizen event to help document the recovery of plants and animals in rainforest regions affected by the Black Summer bushfires.
Two bodies, believed to be the remains of a couple, have been found at a home near Ipswich in southeast Queensland following a fire.
A major fire in an apartment building has killed at least six people and injured 15 others in Mumbai, India.
A firefighter has died and another is seriously injured after a tree fell on their fire truck while they battled a bushfire in South Australia's southeast.
Tiffanie Turnbull and Tim Dornin
A bushfire in Parkerville in Perth’s east has been downgraded to a watch and act advice level.
UPDATE: Firefighters are getting on top of a bushfire in the City of Nedlands.
Threats of a bushfire have lead to a Shire-wide ban on all harvesting operations, roadworks and certain vehicle use over the next four days.
A volunteer firefighter from Wooroloo has been charged with lighting nine fires, including one that burnt down a home just a day after Christmas.
A volunteer firefighter has been accused of lighting nine bushfires across Perth’s hills, including a blaze that destroyed a Wooroloo home less than a year after a devastating blaze razed 86 homes in the area.
A fire that erupted during maintenance work at a major oil refinery in Kuwait has killed two workers and critically injured five others.
As police continue to investigate the suspicious bushfire that burnt through more than 200ha of property in the South West, parts of an idyllic tourist destination remains closed to the public.
What was once lush, green, bushland in the heart of WA’s tourism region has now turned to blackened charcoal in the wake of the Eagle Bay fires.
South West locals kept from their homes by a ‘suspicious’ blaze which tore through more than 200 hectares of bushland in the Meelup Regional Park have finally been able to return to their properties.
The Eagle Bay fire has been downgraded to a ‘watch and act alert’, but firefighters remain at the ready as temperatures are set to hit 30C.
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