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Jan 25, 2018
Philippine's Mount Mayon volcano continues to spew ash and lava; thousands forced to evacuateA massive volcano erupted in the Philippines on Tuesday, sending fire and ash into the sky. Lava flowed more than one mile from Mount Mayon, sending thousands of villagers scrambling
Dec 15, 2017
Firefighter dies battling California wildfire in second blaze-related fatality since fire started on 4 DecemberA firefighter died while working a colossal wildfire burning in coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles that has become the fourth largest in California history.
Sep 09, 2017
Hurricane Irma: Over five million evacuated in Florida, as storm makes landfall in CubaHurricane Irma, which is expected to cause havoc in southeastern US, has resulted in an evacuation order for over 5 million people throughout Florida
Aug 26, 2017
Texas residents brace for Hurricane Harvey, the first major storm to hit US mainland in a decadeHurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast on late Friday, unleashing torrents of rain and packing powerful winds, the first major storm to hit the US mainland in 12 years.
Aug 25, 2017
Hurricane Harvey forces evacuations in Texas, could be fiercest hurricane to hit US in 12 yearsHarvey intensified into a hurricane on Thursday and steered for the Texas coast with the potential for up to 3 feet of rain, 125 mph winds and 12-foot storm surges.
Aug 11, 2017
China earthquake: Death toll jumps to 23, over 70,000 people evacuatedThe death toll from an earthquake that scared a scenic region of southwest China's Sichuan province rose to 23 on Friday as authorities found three more bodies
Jul 31, 2017
Narmada Bachao Andolan: 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh stop cooking to protest against evacuation orderAround 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh, whose houses were facing submergence due to the closing of the gates of the Sardar Sarovar Dam, did not light their 'chulhas' (stoves) as a mark of protest on Monday, the fifth day of the indefinite fast announced by Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar in this regard, said an activist.
Jul 22, 2017
Dunkirk: Christopher Nolan's film does not discount valour but celebrates war wisdomChristopher Nolan's Dunkirk refuses to pigeonhole itself as a war film and in fact, hints at the futility of war at four crucial junctures in the film.
Jul 18, 2017
Dunkirk review round up: Critics heap praise on Christopher Nolan's film, call it best film of 2017There seems to be a consensus among critics that Dunkirk is possibly the best film of 2017 so far. Here's what they had to say:
Jul 10, 2017
Thousands evacuated as wildfires spread across western US, CanadaWildfires barreling across the baking landscape of the western US and Canada, have destroyed a smattering of homes, forcing thousands to flee