Environment

Three Kids Killed As Unexploded Ordnance Went Off In S. Afghanistan

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan, Mac 24 (NNN-ANA) – Three children lost their lives and two others sustained injuries, as an unexploded…

Forest, Bush Fires Lead To Slight Haze In Brunei

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Mac 24 (NNN-ANN) – A few areas in Brunei are experiencing localised hazy conditions, due to bush…

5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hit Off Central Indonesia

JAKARTA, Mac 24 (NNN-ANTARA) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8, jolted off East Nusa Tenggara province, in central…

Cambodia Records Five New-born Rare Dolphins So Far This Year

PHNOM PENH, Mac 23 (NNN-AKP) – Cambodia has registered five newborn Mekong Irrawaddy dolphin calves, with two deaths, so far…

6.0-Magnitude Earthquake Jolted Off East Java

JAKARTA, Mac 23 (NNN-ANTARA) – An earthquake, measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale, struck off Indonesia’s province of East Java…

Heatwave Kills One, Sickens 27 In Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Mac 23 (NNN-BERNAMA) – The ongoing heatwave in Malaysia has seen one death and 27 heat-related illnesses, according…

China’s First Homegrown Hydrogen-Powered Urban Train Completed Test

CHANGCHUN, China, Mac 23 (NNN-XINHUA) – China’s first independently developed hydrogen-powered urban train, completed a test at a speed of…

Losses To Philippine Agriculture Due To El Nino Reach 31 Million USD

MANILA, Mac 21 (NNN-PNA) – The El Nino dry spell, and ensuing drought, have caused over 1.75 billion pesos (roughly…

After 20 Years, Iraqis Still Suffer From Impact Of U.S. Use Of Banned Weapons

BAGHDAD, Mac 21 (NNN-XINHUA) – Twenty years after the U.S. military offensive in the Iraqi city of Fallujah, locals are…

Stormy, Snowy Weather Expected Across Japan: Weather Agency

TOKYO, Mac 20 (NNN-NHK) – Japan’s weather agency, today said, strong winds and high waves are expected across the country,…