Environment

PNG Authorities Confirm Over 2,000 Buried Alive In Landslide

SYDNEY, May 27 (NNN-AAP) – The Papua New Guinea (PNG) National Disaster Centre (NDC), has confirmed that more than 2,000…

Cyclone Remal Leaves Seven Dead In Bangladesh

DHAKA, May 27 (NNN-BSS) – At least seven people died in Bangladesh, due to the devastations of cyclone Remal, which…

Japan Likely To See Hotter Summer Than Usual: Weather Agency

TOKYO, May 27 (NNN-NHK) – Japan’s weather agency said, higher-than-average temperatures are likely to hit nationwide from June through Aug.…

Cyclone Remal Smashed Bangladesh, India Coastlines

DHAKA, May 27 (NNN-BSS) – Cyclone Remal smashed Bangladeshi and Indian coasts, last night, said a senior official of Bangladesh…

6.6-Magnitude Quake Hit Tonga

SUVA, May 27 (NNN-PINA) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6, jolted 70 km NW of Fangale’ounga, Tonga, at…

Five Bodies Found, Scores Of People Injured After PNG Landslide: UN Office

SYDNEY, May 27 (NNN-AAP) – Five bodies have been retrieved, with a number of injuries reported, including at least 20…

Tropical Cyclone Injures Four, Affects Over 2,700 In Philippines

MANILA, May 26 (NNN-PNA) – Tropical cyclone, Ewiniar, triggered floods and landslides in parts of the Philippines, injuring four people…

Fresh Rainstorms, Floods Killed 17 In North Afghanistan

MAIMANA, Afghanistan, May 26 (NNN-ANA) – New rounds of rainstorms and flooding, have claimed 17 lives and injured 11 others,…

Over 500 People Sent To Safe Locations Due To Adverse Weather In Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, May 26 (NNN-XINHUA) – Over 500 people have been sent to safe locations, due to adverse weather conditions prevailing…

6.3-Magnitude Quake Hit Vanuatu

SUVA, May 26 (NNN-PINA) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3, jolted 83 km north-northwest of Port-Vila, capital of…