PM Modi condoles loss of lives in forest fires in Portugal

Lisbon, Jun 24 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today began his joint address to media with his Portugal counterpart Antonio Costa by condoling the loss of lives in the major wildfire in Portugal that...

Jun 24, 2017 9:23 PM | Newsscroll

Portugal awaits foreign help to fight deadly wildfires

Pedrogao Grande (Portugal), Jun 19 More than 2,000 firefighters in Portugal battled today to contain major wildfires in the central region of the country, where one blaze killed 62 people, while...

Jun 19, 2017 3:23 PM | Newsscroll

PM Modi expresses grief over loss of lives in Portugal forest fire

New Delhi [India], June 18 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the Portugal forest fire tragedy in which 62 people lost their lives. "Sad to learn of tragic...

Jun 18, 2017 12:11 AM | Newsscroll

Portugal to mourn for three days as forest fire claims 62 lives

Lisbon [Portugal], June 18 : Portugal has declared three days of national mourning as the death toll in one of the country's worst forest fires rises to 62. Several hundred firefighters...

Jun 17, 2017 9:36 PM | Newsscroll

Huge forest fires kill 62 in Portugal

Penela (Portugal), Jun 18 Raging forest fires in Portugal have killed at least 62 people, most of whom burnt to death in their cars, the government said today, in one of the worst such disasters in...

Jun 18, 2017 6:30 PM | Newsscroll

Death toll in in Portugal forest fires rises to 57

Lisbon [Portugal], June 18 : The death toll in Portugal forest fires has risen to 57, local media reports said on Sunday. Several hundred firefighters and over 100 vehicles were...

Jun 17, 2017 6:41 PM | Newsscroll

Huge Portugal forest fires kill 57, injure scores

Penela (Portugal), Jun 18 Raging forest fires in central Portugal have killed at least 57 people, most of whom burnt to death in their cars, and injured scores of others, the government said...

Jun 18, 2017 3:36 PM | Newsscroll

Huge Portugal forest fires kill 43, injure scores

Penela (Portugal), Jun 18 Raging forest fires in central Portugal have killed at least 43 people, most of whom burnt to death in their cars, and injured scores of others, the government said...

Jun 18, 2017 1:47 PM | Newsscroll

Forest fire in central Portugal kills 25, several injured

Lisbon [Portugal], June 18 : At least 25 people were killed and 20 others injured in a huge forest fire in central Portugal. 16 of the people who died were inside vehicles that were...

Jun 17, 2017 12:45 PM | Newsscroll

Portugal forest fire kills 24, injures 20

Lisbon, Jun 18 A huge forest fire in central Portugal killed at least 24 people and injured 20 others, most of them burning to death in their cars, the government said.Around 500 firefighters and...

Jun 18, 2017 8:09 AM | Newsscroll