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Dec 18, 2016
Third strong earthquake in two weeks hits off Solomon IslandsOn Sunday, a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands, the US Geological Survey said, the third strong tremor off the Pacific nation in less than two weeks.
Oct 27, 2016
Watch: Zoya Mohan on Nabakov and her upcoming album Natural DisasterBoston-based Zoya Mohan talks to us about her third album Natural Disaster which released in July 2016.
Sep 20, 2016
Karnataka may declare drought; monsoon over state 5% below normalThe Karnataka government is contemplating declaring drought after nearly two months of dry spell. The move would make Karnataka the first state to declare drought this year.
Jul 21, 2016
Flood situation remains serious in Assam, over two lakh affectedThe Brahmaputra is flowing above the danger mark at Nematighat in Jorhat and Dhubri, Dhansiri at Numaligarh in Golaghat, Jia Bhorali at NT Road Crossing in Sonitpur district, Sangkosh in Golakganj and Beki at Road Bridge in Barpeta district.
Jun 14, 2016
Quake alert: Greater than 7.8 Nepal earthquake could hit Himalayas, says studyDue to the lack of post-earthquake movement, leading to build-up strain in the faults, the Himalayan region may experience an earthquake far more destructive than the 2015 7.8 Nepal quake that killed 8,000 persons and destroyed parts of the country, says a study.
May 11, 2016
30% surge in forest fires this year, 95% caused due to human negligenceForest fires over the first four months of 2016 surged 30% – 20,667 fires were reported as on 21 April, 2016 compared to 15,937 over 2015
May 01, 2016
NDRF personnel fight Uttarakhand fire; Pauri, Rudraprayag among worst-affected districtsAn NDRF team is seen fighting fire in Uttarakhand. About 19,000 hectares of forest have been gutted in the blaze, which is still continuing.
Apr 25, 2016
A year on, Nepal still remains unprepared for the next big earthquakeLast year's massive earthquake in Nepal killed nearly 9,000 people, yet could have been much deadlier. It was spared not by disaster preparedness, but by the calendar.
Apr 19, 2016
Battered Ecuador faces huge economic toll after quakeEcuador President Rafael Correa on Monday contemplated a rebuilding costing billions of dollars and a potentially "huge" impact on the fragile OPEC economy.
Apr 18, 2016
With 350 killed in the Ecuador earthquake, grief and loss pile up amid the rubbleEcuador's earthquake has a left a dent in the lives of many, loss is piling up.