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Oct 20, 2017
Optical fibres can be turned into an inexpensive network of sensors to monitor earthquakesResearch showed that it is possible to convert the optical fibre strands into information about the direction and magnitude of seismic events.
Oct 13, 2017
Vietnam in deep waters after tropical depression cause flooding, landslideAt least 37 people have been killed and over 40 missing in floods and landslides after a tropical depression in northern and central Vietnam
Oct 11, 2017
Assam floods aftermath Part 2: Hapless farm families in Dhubri take to beedi rolling for survivalThe Gangadhar river, which originates in Bhutan, flows for 33 km in Dhubri and is responsible for massive floods, especially causing huge destruction in the Golakganj revenue circle of the district.
Sep 26, 2017
Frequency of floods, droughts increasing in Bihar due to climate change: Sushil Kumar ModiStates like Bihar are the worst victims of climate change as it frequently faces floods and droughts, Sushil Kumar Modi said.
Sep 24, 2017
Volcanic ash kills five, causes panic in Mexico after deadly 6.2 magnitude earthquakeA magnitude 6.2 earthquake that shook Mexico on Saturday was blamed for five deaths, spreading fear among a population reeling from multiple natural disasters
Sep 23, 2017
Strong 6.2 magnitude quake shakes Mexico City; no immediate reports of damage or casualtiesA strong 6.2 magnitude quake shook Mexico on Saturday, causing panic in traumatized Mexico City, where rescuers trying to free people trapped from this week's earlier earthquake had to suspend work
Sep 21, 2017
Mexico earthquake is latest among several major disasters across the globe this year: A listThis year has been a bad one as far as natural disasters are concerned. The earthquake in Mexico is only the latest in a long list of deadly incidents which affected a large number of people.
Sep 21, 2017
Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to 230, rescuers search for signs of life among rubbleRescuers dug Wednesday for survivors of a 7.1 magnitude earthquake that killed at least 230 people in Mexico
Sep 18, 2017
Romania hit with violent storm; eight dead, dozens injuredA violent storm in Romania that produced winds of up to 100 kilometers (60 miles) an hour left at least eight people dead and dozens more injured Sunday, authorities said.
Sep 06, 2017
US, India, China facing most natural disasters since 1995, says UN chief Antonio GuterresThe United States has suffered the most number of natural disasters followed by China and India since 1995, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said as he called for building resilience and reducing the risk posed by such calamities.