Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Natural Disaster

Earthquake hits Peru

An earthquake measuring 8 on the Richter scale hit one of the remote areas of Peru's Amazon and has so far killed one person. Earthquake in Peru ABC News reported that the earthquake caused buildings to collapse and power outages in...

6.8-magnitude earthquake hits eastern New Caledonia

The US Geological Survey said on Sunday that a 6.8-magnitude quake was recorded in the South Pacific in eastern New Caledonia, but there were no immediate reports of damage or warnings of giant tsunamis. The quake was recorded 179 km...

Number of asylum seekers in Canada increased dramatically

With the assumption of office by US President Donald Trump, the number of asylum seekers in neighboring Canada has risen dramatically. In the past two years, the number of asylum seekers has tripled, according to a report by the Canadian...

Another earthquake hits Philippines

An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale hit the southern Philippines on Tuesday. The Russian satellite channel Russia Today reported Tuesday, without giving further details. A powerful earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale hit the Luzon area northwest of...

Philippines: Five killed after two buildings collapsed in earthquake

At least Five people were killed on Monday after two buildings collapsed in a powerful earthquake that hit the northern Philippines. The governor of the province Lilia Pineda, told local media that three bodies were recovered from the rubble of...

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocks eastern Taiwan

A magnitude 6.1 quake rocked the coastal city of Hualian in eastern Taiwan on Thursday. Buildings were abandoned, and subway services temporarily suspended in the capital Taipei. Television footage showed the evacuation of schoolchildren, and an official at the Seismological...

Mexico raises warning level against volcanic eruption

The Mexican authorities have raised their level of warning against the backdrop of the eruption of the eruption of the Popocatepetl volcano, located 70 km southeast of the capital Mexico City. According to a statement issued by the National Center...

India should spend resources for public betterment instead fueling the war: AKD

Real estate and financial services giant Aqeel Karim Dhedhi commonly known as (AKD) blasted on Indian attitude even after the Prime minister of Pakistan Imran Khan released captured on peace gesture, said that the neighouring country’s public is innocent...

6-magnitude earthquake jolts Mindanao island

Earthquake measuring its 6-magnitude hit the island of Mindanao in Philippines on Wednesday, the European Seismological Center said. The quake, which was later modified, took 5.7 degrees, 211 kilometers northeast of Davao, at a depth of 60 kilometers. No casualties...

5.7-magnitude quake hits Japan’s Hokkaido province

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale jolted Japan's Hokkaido province on Thursday, with no reports of human or property damage. The Japanese Meteorological Agency said the quake occurred at a depth of 30 km, adding that there is...

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Britain invests $ 400 million in Africa

The British government-owned Development Finance Agency (CDC Group) said it has signed investment deals in Africa worth $ 400...

Trump miscalculates trade war, bad news for his supporters

American trade policy since taking office by Donald Trump aligned as president in January 2017 confrontation. His intention was to conclude new "deals" with...

China : Corona virus spreads from person to person

Corona virus in China can also be transmitted from person to person. In addition, infections among medical personnel have been confirmed, a team from...

UNWTO: Global tourism rate fell 4 percent, slowest since 2016

UNWTO report said that the international tourism rates fell four percent last year, the slowest growth since 2016, according to the World Tourism Organization. The...

Malaysia ships back 150 containers of plastic waste to the exporting countries

Malaysia has shipped 150 containers of plastic waste estimated at 3,737 tonnes, to its exporting country since the third quarter last year. Minister of Energy,...