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Alligator weighing about 750 pounds removed from Florida parking lot

WT24 Desk An alligator weighing around 750 pounds was removed from a business park’s parking lot in South Florida this week, UPI reports. The 12-foot reptile, estimated to be at least 60 years old, was spotted Thursday in the Jupiter Commerce Park, officials said in a Facebook post. “He was carefully removed without harm from the area and relocated to a ...

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Yet another fire wrecks havoc at Gulshan kitchen market

211 shops gutted when the traders are already struggling to recoup losses in fire 2 years back WT24 Desk Just two days after a major fire in the city’s Banani area left 25 people dead, another fire broke out at Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) kitchen market in Gulshan area early Saturday and gutted all the 211 shops of the ...

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Banani Tower death toll climbs to 25

Rscue operation on WT24 Desk The death toll from the devastating fire at FR Tower in the city’s Banani area rose to 25 as six more bodies were recovered from the spot on Friday morning, Agencies report. Talking to reporters at the spot Mustaq Ahmed, deputy commissioner (Gulshan division) said the death toll from the incident rose to 25 till ...

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Banani fire survivors narrate tales of horror

Dark wall of smoke, hazy staircase made escape difficult WT24 Desk It was not possible to see anything as there was a dark wall of smoke everywhere. Within 10 minutes the smoke spread throughout the building making it difficult for people to escape, Agencies report. Exhausted and terrified, Hasina Parvin, Credit Control Manager of Aamra Networks Limited, housed on the 17th ...

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Giant alligator shocks golfers at Georgia course

WT24 Desk A Georgia golfer said he has spotted alligators on the course before, but nothing approaching the size of the massive gator he recently caught on camera, UPI reports. Ed Vance said he was golfing with friends Sunday at the Club at Savannah Harbor Golf Course on Hutchinson Island when they heard what they initially thought to be a groundskeeper in ...

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High-rise fire in Dhaka prompts people to jump from building

19 confirmed dead; 70 others injured treated at hospitals after fire in commercial area of capital WT24 Desk A huge fire has torn through a 19-storey commercial building in Dhaka, with many office workers feared trapped in the latest major inferno to hit the Bangladesh capital, AFP, Agencies report. People were seen shouting for help from windows, video footage from the ...

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