set ablaze

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set fire to

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In an apparent reaction to the unusual wedding, Agba Village youths who saw the marriage as an abomination set ablaze the church where the wedlock took place.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Feb 20 ( ANI ): A case has been registered against Congress leader Narayanaswamy on Tuesday, who had thrown petrol and threatened to set ablaze Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) office in Bengaluru.
Kiambu deputy governor James Nyoro, area MP Peter Mwathi and Limuru Central MCA Joseph Kahenya, asked the Inspector General of police Joseph Boinnet to arrest the governor since there is evidence of her ordering vehicles to be set ablaze.
Tension gripped the Sabzi Mandi area on Monday morning when unidentified persons set ablaze the door of the mosque in Ganjdundwara in an attempt to disrupt the communal harmony in the area, a police officer said.
After the August 8 election, several businesses were set ablaze after two groups clashed immediately IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati declared President Kenyatta winner.
Unidentified men set ablaze a Catholic chapel in Barangay Labo-Labo here Friday night, fire officials said.
The people voiced strong protest against this incident and the violent mob set ablaze the bus.
14pm on Friday, when aerosol cans were set ablaze in Blackwood bus station and fire crews were called to attended.
46pm, fire crews attended a burning Transit van that was deliberately set ablaze.
MARDyN (CyHAN)- The fire in two schools, which were set ablaze by the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) sympathizers in southern Turkish province, continued until the morning hours of Wednesday.
It has been alleged that the journalist was set ablaze on June 1 by some policemen at the behest of state's minister Ram Murti Singh Verma.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli vandals set ablaze a bilingual Hebrew-Arabic school in al-Quds (Jerusalem), media report said.
Patna: Maoists set ablaze two mobile phone towers and a bus in Bihar's Banka district in two separate incidents, police said on Friday.
BAGHDAD / NINA/ the armed forces and the Army Aviation attacked on Tuesday the nests of terrorists and gatherings killing of / 60 / elements of them and set ablaze in / 9 / vehicles in al-Owesat, Al-Rowashid and al-Hardaniya areas north of Balad.
The office of the Bulgaria without Censorship party on Lomsko Shose Blvd in Sofia was set ablaze on Tuesday night.