2-year-old girl dies in fire in Durban

Durban in the News: 2-year-old girl dies in fire in Durban: Fire officers found the girl and two other children unconscious Sharks coach promises 'no 10-man rugby' in Currie Cup: New Sharks Currie Cup coach Sean Everitt has made it clear what type of game plan he'd like his charges to play in this year's competition. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Farm manager attacked, thrown into fire in alleged land claims dispute

Durban in the News: Farm manager attacked, thrown into fire in alleged land claims dispute: IFP MP Inkosi Bhekizizwe Luthuli says the "perpetrators of this violent and unlawful act invaded the farm, set it alight and threw him into a fire with the intention of killing him". Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

25 newborn babies evacuated in mysterious Durban hospital fire

Durban in the News: 25 newborn babies evacuated in mysterious Durban hospital fire: A total of 84 people, including 25 newborn babies and their mothers, have had to be evacuated from Durban's Addington Hospital because of a fire, the Department of Health says. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring

“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring: The phrase ‘fire in the hold’ could be consigned to the dustbin of maritime history if the shipping industry was obliged to install thermal imaging systems on all new cargo vessels. Critical thermal event alarm notification and monitoring solutions have received renewed attention from the global maritime sector following a series of devastating fire-related incidents involving cargo ships. “Thermal-based events have a long and unfortunate history in shipping,” says … [Read more...]