Browsing Tag

Australia bushfire

Heavy rains lash some bushfires-hit Aus regions

Sydney: Heavy rains and thunderstorms on Saturday lashed parts of Australia's east coast, dousing some of the raging bushfires but bringing a new threat of flooding to some areas. There have been downpours in the states of Victoria, New…

Australian bushfires toll rises to 27

Canberra: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday said the death toll from the country's bushfire crisis has risen to 27. Morrison provided an update on the bushfires in a press conference at Parliament House, announcing…

Australia bushfire toll increases to 21

Sydney: Hundreds of bushfires continued to rage in Australia on Saturday amid "catastrophic" conditions in the south of the country where two more deaths have been confirmed, taking the total toll to 21. The two deaths occurred on…