Fire damages cathedral in French city of Nantes


Emergency teams managed to contain the fire at the gothic structure, built between 15th and 19th centuries. ? AFP NANTES: Fire erupted Saturday inside a gothic cathedral in the western French city of Nantes, but firefighters brought the blaze under control within hours, emergency services said. Officials said the cathedral’s organ was destroyed and its platform could collapse, but added that the damage was not comparable to last year’s fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris.