M 5.7 in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on 11 May 2017 15:41 UTC

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Quake kills two, injures hundreds in Iran: state media

Mon, 15 May 2017 14:20:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

By AFP yesterday in World A 5.7 magnitude earthquake near Iran's border with Turkmenistan killed two people, injured hundreds and caused widespread damage, state media reported Sunday, citing the country's seismological centre. The quake, which struck at 1800 GMT Saturday in and around the city of....

First Gurkhas reach Everest summit First Gurkhas reach Everest summit A group of Gurkhas - including troops based in Kent - have become the first serving soldiers from the brigade to climb Everest.

Mon, 15 May 2017 13:45:00 +0200kentonline (en)

A team of Gurkhas from Folkestone have become the first serving soldiers from the brigade to reach the summit of Mount Everest. The soldiers, including from the 2nd Battalion Royal Gurkha Rifles (2RGR) based at Shorncliffe, completed climbing the world’s highest mountain on Monday morning.

Over 50 per cent population lives in disaster-prone areas: Rajnath Singh

Mon, 15 May 2017 12:56:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Home Minister Rajnath Singh today described India as one of the most disaster-prone nations, saying more than 50 per cent population of the country lives in areas that are vulnerable to calamities. By: | New Delhi | Published: May 15, 2017 3:28 PM PTI “We have been working in a planned manner for....

Two Killed, Hundreds Injured in Iran Earthquake

Mon, 15 May 2017 11:23:00 +0200albawaba-en (en)

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake near Iran's border with Turkmenistan killed at least two people, injured hundreds and caused widespread damage, state media reported on Sunday, citing the country's seismological centre. The quake, which struck at 1800 GMT on Saturday in and around the city of Bojnurd,....

Over 50 pc population lives in disaster-prone areas: Rajnath

Mon, 15 May 2017 11:14:00 +0200business-standard (en)

. Home Minister today described India as one of the most disaster-prone nations, saying more than 50 per cent population of the country lives in areas that are vulnerable to calamities. Singh said the National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction has been set up by the government to finalise a....

Indonesia Marks Independence Day

Mon, 15 May 2017 09:23:00 +0200newera (en)

By Petronella Sibeene WINDHOEK Last Thursday evening, Indonesia extravagantly celebrated its 61st independence in the form of singing, wining and dancing at a local hotel in Windhoek. The evening also marked the first anniversary of the peace deal signed between the Government of Indonesia and the Free Aceh Movement.

Japan’s vets form teams to strengthen animal aid during natural disasters

Mon, 15 May 2017 09:15:00 +0200japantimes (en)

A campaign is underway to create emergency response teams across Japan to provide aid for pets and livestock during natural disasters, following the establishment of such services in a number of prefectures. Formed in the wake of failures following the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that hit the Tohoku....

12:06 Earthquake near Iran-Turkmenistan border kills two, injures hundreds

Mon, 15 May 2017 08:34:00 +0200ca-news (en)

AKIPRESS.COM - A 5.7 magnitude earthquake near Iran’s border with Turkmenistan killed two people, injured hundreds and caused widespread damage, Iranian state media reported on Sunday citing the country’s seismological center. The quake, which struck at 1800 GMT Saturday in and around the city of....

Japan launches futuristic luxury sleeper train Let’s face it. Japan is about 50 years ahead of the rest of us.

Mon, 15 May 2017 08:20:00 +0200tenplay (en)

Let’s face it. Japan is about 50 years ahead of the rest of us. And they’ve once again proven this by launching a train which looks like a five star resorts’ penthouse sweet on wheels. The 10-car sleeper train features sky views, bathtubs and dark wood interiors, joining the race for well-heeled tourists.

23:21 Tsunami policial

Mon, 15 May 2017 07:13:00 +0200excelsior (es)

15 de Mayo de 2017. Desde la semana pasada, la Dirección General de Asuntos Internos de la SSP ha comenzado a realizar operativos masivos para detectar irregularidades en elementos de la corporación, sobre todo buscan descubrir abusos de autoridad, falta de aplicación de protocolos y actos de....

Odrodzenie węgla w USA? Trendy w Europie a nasz miks energetyczny

Mon, 15 May 2017 06:34:00 +0200wnp (pl)

Jak zaznaczono w opracowaniu katowickiego oddziału Agencji Rozwoju Przemysłu, przeprowadzenie takich badań stanowi kolejny dowód na zapowiadany przez Donalda Trumpa odwrót od polityki klimatycznej, a co za tym idzie - na odrodzenie sektora węgla kamiennego i energetyki opartej na źródłach kopalnych.

Protesters to Trump: Don’t send Haitian immigrants ‘back to nothing’

Mon, 15 May 2017 05:40:00 +0200miamiherald (en)

President Donald Trump made a campaign promise to Haitians to be the ir “greatest champions,” and hundreds gathered in Little Haiti Saturday morning to make sure he heard what they needed from him. Protesters from across South Florida met in front of the U.S.

Small Earthquake Reported In Central OK

Mon, 15 May 2017 05:32:00 +0200news9 (en)

LINCOLN COUNTY, Oklahoma - A small earthquake was reported Sunday night in central Oklahoma, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake happened about 9:45 p.m. The epicenter was reported about four miles west of Sparks, seven miles south of Ch and ler and 76 miles east, northeast of Oklahoma City.

Quake kills two, injures hundreds in Iran: state media

Mon, 15 May 2017 05:30:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

An earthquake around the city of Bojnurd near Iran's border with Turkmenistan killed two, left over 370 injured and damaged as many as 40 percent of houses (AFP Photo/PEDRO PARDO) Tehran (AFP) - A 5.7 magnitude earthquake near Iran's border with Turkmenistan killed two people, injured hundreds and....

Education Extra: Opportunities

Mon, 15 May 2017 05:25:00 +0200registerguard (en)

Eugene School District bus fair. The Eugene School District will hold a school transportation job fair from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at South Eugene High School, 400 E. 19th Ave. Attendees can learn about available positions, talk with bus drivers and trainers, get help with the application process, and even get to test drive a school bus that day.

Første globale undersøkelse viser: Så mye stråling førte Fukushima-ulykken til

Mon, 15 May 2017 01:23:00 +0200dagbladet (no)

(Dagbladet): Den 11. mars 2011 ble Japan rammet av et jordskjelv med styrkegrad 9,0. Jordskjelvet var det kraftigste i l and ets historie, og førte til at en enorm tsunami skyllet innover land. Ødeleggelsene var enorme. Mer enn 15 000 mennesker mistet livet.

BBC: Militärbas i Indiska Oceanen förvarnades om Tsunamin.!!!

Sun, 14 May 2017 21:42:00 +0200flashback (sv)

Thail and HAR Tsunami-VARNINGSSYSTEM!! (Men jänkarna underlät att sända varningar...) Här är en officiell lista över alla länder som ingår i Tsunami-varningssystemet, där THAILAND faktiskt ingår som FULLVÄRDIG MEDLEM "There are 26 member countries of the International Coordination Group for the....

Fabián Novak: “El Perú y su presidente están en la agenda de Trump”

Sun, 14 May 2017 20:59:00 +0200larepublica-pe (es)

Fabián Novak es el actual director del Instituto de Estudios Internacionales de la PUCP . Fue profesor de derecho internacional de la Academia. Diplomática y de la Universidad de Lima. También ha sido maestro en la Escuela Superior de Guerra Naval y del CAEN.

Quake kills two, injures hundreds in Iran

Sun, 14 May 2017 19:57:00 +0200nation (en)

TEHRAN: A 5.7 magnitude earthquake near Iran's border with Turkmenistan killed two people, injured hundreds and caused widespread damage, state media reported Sunday, citing the country's seismological centre. The quake, which struck at 1800 GMT Saturday in and around the city of Bojnurd, North....

Particular experiencia teatral: cuatro personas encerradas en una casilla de tres por seis

Sun, 14 May 2017 19:31:00 +0200clarin (es)

Cuatro personas se mueven en una casilla de madera 18 metros cuadrados. Se enroscan, saltan, muestran destrezas, bailan en medio de proyecciones. Pero la escena, lejos de ser placentera, angustia. Es que el espectador sabrá, antes de empezar a involucrarse con la obra "3x6- Informe de una vivienda....

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