Fire crews battle Dhaka skyscraper blaze

DHAKA (AFP) – Fire crews rushed to the scene of a huge blaze that broke out in a 19-storey commercial building in Dhaka yesterday, a Bangladesh emergency official told AFP. “Nineteen fire-fighting units are working at the scene. Bangladesh navy and air force have also joined to fight the fire,” said duty officer Mohammad Russel from Dhaka’s central fire service control room. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin