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PATNA, Monday, August 4, 2014

Nepal landslide raises fears of floods in East India

Rescue workers in eastern India urgently evacuated tens of thousands of people on Monday after a deadly landslide in neighbouring Nepal blocked a river that could burst its banks and submerge s... »

More on disaster (general) AND: avalanche/landslidedisaster managementNepal
WASHINGTON, Sunday, July 27, 2014

It was a close shave for Earth in 2012

If the solar flare that tore through Earth's orbit on July 23, 2012 had occurred only a week earlier, would have been in the line of fire »
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BEIJING, Friday, July 18, 2014

Malaysia ‘not ready to accept this after MH370’

News of the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine has been greeted with not just horror but disbelief in Malaysia, where distress at the loss was amplified by the sheer incredulity of facing a second... »
More on disaster (general) AND: armed conflictMalaysia Ukraine
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