California wildfire

Death toll in California wildfire rises to 21

The wildfires have hospitalised hundreds, and charred about 170,000 acres of land, destroyed at least 3,500 structures and forced nearly 20,000 residents to evacuate.

published on : 12th October 2017

15 dead as wildfires torch California wine country

US President Donald Trump declared a major disaster in California, freeing up federal funding and resources to help fight the 17 large wildfires in the western state.

published on : 11th October 2017

Thousands evacuate as California wildfires kill 10

Fanned by winds of over 50 miles (80 kilometers) an hour, the blazes have forced more than 20,000 people to evacuate in the country's heaviest populated state since they began Sunday night.

published on : 10th October 2017