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Mountain guardian wins Bright Award

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 19:21:00 +0200stanford (en)

“Witnessing the environmental degradation of that magical landscape was perhaps the turning point in my consciousness,” Khan said. “It was then that I fully understood the elemental power of nature and felt compelled by an inner urge to preserve and protect the environment.

Mountain guardian wins Bright Award

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 11:36:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

“Witnessing the environmental degradation of that magical landscape was perhaps the turning point in my consciousness,” Khan said. “It was then that I fully understood the elemental power of nature and felt compelled by an inner urge to preserve and protect the environment.

IIRO sends food relief packages to people of Waadi-e-Neelam

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 04:31:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

Islamabad: International Islamic Relief Organisation (IIRO) send 4,400 food relief packages for flood affected people of Waadi-e-Neelam and other areas of Azad Jammu Kashmir on Monday, says a press release. On the occasion, Awad Abdullah A, Al-Zahrani, military attachi of Saudi Arabia, Dr.

NDMA ready to assist KP in natural calamities: Chairman

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 06:32:00 +0200pakobserver (en)

Staff Reporter. Peshawar. National Disasters Management Authority (NDMA) Chairman Lieutenant General Muhammad Afzal Wednesday said all preparations were completed to extend all-out help and assistance to people of Khyber Pakthunkhwa during emergency situation and natural calamities including floods and heavy torrential rains in monsoon season.

Prone to natural disasters, K-P prepares contingency plan

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 08:46:00 +0200tribune (en)

PESHAWAR: With at least 10 people killed over the past week in torrential rains and glacial lake outburst flood, the provincial government has conducted a detailed study on climatic changes in the province and preparing contingency plans to avert human and material losses.

Un periodista cubrió una inundación con el agua por el cuello

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 04:49:00 +0200diario-expreso (es)

Llevó al máximo su compromiso con la audiencia. A Azadar Hussain, periodista pakistaní que estaba reporteando sobre una fuerte inundación en la provincia de Punvam, en Pakistán , no le importó que el agua llegara hasta su cuello para cubrir el fenómeno que azotaba al lugar.

MIL-OSI China: Chinese satellites help record global disasters

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 04:39:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

China has deployed its satellites to monitor more than 30 major natural disasters around the world since the start of last year, offering help to affected nations and regions, according to a key figure in the project. Guo Chaohui, a senior engineer at the China Center for Resources Satellite Data....

Chinese satellites help record global disasters

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 03:49:00 +0200china.org.cn (en)

China has deployed its satellites to monitor more than 30 major natural disasters around the world since the start of last year, offering help to affected nations and regions, according to a key figure in the project. Guo Chaohui, a senior engineer at the China Center for Resources Satellite Data....

Chinese satellites help record global disasters

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 03:12:00 +0200ecns (en)

Clear pictures of 24 catastrophic events shared with other countries and regions. China has deployed its satellites to monitor more than 30 major natural disasters around the world since the start of last year, offering help to affected nations and regions, according to a key figure in the project.

Chinese satellites help record global disasters Jul 29. 2019

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 02:31:00 +0200nationmultimedia (en)

China has deployed its satellites to monitor more than 30 major natural disasters around the world since the start of last year, offering help to affected nations and regions, according to a key figure in the project. Guo Chaohui, a senior engineer at the China Center for Resources Satellite Data....

Landslides triggered by cloudburst wreak havoc in Kaghan

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 05:19:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

MANSEHRA/DIR: Cloudburst wreaked havoc in Kaghan valley as four people, including two tourists, were buried alive and thousands of others remained stranded for more than 24 hours after the blockade of road between Jalkhad and Baravai in the valley on Thursday night.

Monsoon floods: Death toll rises to more than 660 in South Asia

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 17:04:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

At least 666 people have been killed by flash floods , lightning and torrential rain caused by the monsoon in South Asia, officials say, as further rain is expected in the region through the week. Millions have been affected in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan , where landslides and other....

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 16:26:00 +0200thehimalayantimes (en)

A woman rows a makeshift raft as girls wade through flood waters at the Laharighat village in Morigaon district, in the northeastern state of Assam, India, on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Photo: Reuters. DHAKA/NEW DELHI: The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to....

Small dams, a harbinger of resolving Pakistan’s water woes

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:42:00 +0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

F.P. Report. PESHAWAR: Known as the home of longest River Indus (3180km) in Asia, Pakistan is a unique country with plenty of small and big rivers gifted with natural sites for construction of more dams to address the longstanding water woes of the country.

Small dams, a harbinger of resolving Pakistan’s water woes

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 05:13:00 +0200pakobserver (en)

Peshawar. Known as the home of longest River Indus (3180km) in Asia, Pakistan is a unique country with plenty of small and big rivers — gifted with natural sites for construction of more dams to address the longstanding water woes of the country. The country has more than 24 big and small rivers....

India's water woes mount, with floods, droughts and millions of citizens at the mercy of the monsoons

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 07:08:00 +0200news-yahoo-in (en)

By Joydeep Gupta, Mubina Akhtar. Nearly a thousand people have been killed by floods in Nepal, Bihar, West Bengal and Assam in India, and in Bangladesh. Almost all of southern and interior western India is grappling with water scarcity. With mega-city Chennai being supplied by water trains, one....

Bangladesh: Islamic Relief delivers urgent aid to south Asia flood survivors

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 15:40:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Monsoon flooding and landslides have ravaged parts of south Asia. The disaster, triggered by torrential rain, has affected millions of people. Tens of thousands of people have been forced from their homes, and since the weekend, over 100 people have lost their lives.

400.000 evacuados en las inundaciones de Bangladés

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:11:00 +0200lavanguardia (es)

La crecida de los ríos por la fuerte lluvia ha desbordado las contenciones y terraplenes, sumergiendo docenas de aldeas en 23 distritos en el norte de Bangladés . Al menos ha habido 30 muertos y 400,000 personas que han dejado sus hogares , según fuentes oficiales.

India's water woes mount, with floods, droughts and millions of citizens at the mercy of the monsoons

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:24:00 +0200firstpost (en)

By Joydeep Gupta, Mubina Akhtar. Nearly a thousand people have been killed by floods in Nepal, Bihar, West Bengal and Assam in India, and in Bangladesh. Almost all of southern and interior western India is grappling with water scarcity. With mega-city Chennai being supplied by water trains, one....

227 Dead After Monsoon Floods Devastate South Asia

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:02:00 +0200theepochtimes (en)

At least 227 people have died since flash floods ravaged swathes of South Asia over the weekend, officials said on Thursday, July 18. Flooding and landslides, triggered by torrential monsoon rains, have swept across India, Nepal, Pakistan , and Bangladesh, leaving devastation in each country.

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