LONDON: Victoria station, one of London’s major rail terminals, has been evacuated due to a fire alarm, police said on Tuesday. “It’s a fire alarm. We were called at just after 12 pm to Victoria mainline station. We have officers on scene…
LONDON: Britain said 27 high-rise apartment blocks had failed fire safety checks carried out after the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze, including several in north London where residents were forced to evacuate amid chaotic scenes late on…
CHICAGO: A Southwest Airlines flight leaving Louisville, Kentucky was evacuated Wednesday after a passenger's Samsung phone began emitting smoke. Flight 994 was evacuated on the runway prior to takeoff after a passenger's Samsung Galaxy…
BANGKOK: Passengers on an Air India flight were evacuated on an emergency slide at Bangkok’s main international airport late Wednesday following a false bomb threat, according to Thai authorities.
ISLAMABAD: Authorities evacuated a girls' school Friday when hundreds of terrified parents rushed to save their daughters after rumours of an attack, highlighting frayed nerves days after gunmen stormed a university killing 21 people.
MAKKAH: About 1,000 Asian pilgrims were evacuated early Thursday from their hotel in the Saudi city of Makkah, hit by a fire that injured two people, the civil defence agency said.