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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....

India: India: Monsoon Floods Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) DREF n° MDRIN023

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 20:38:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

A. Situation analysis. Description of the disaster. Assam and Bihar are both prone to flooding and erosion events due to monsoon. In Assam, the two main rivers, Brahmaputra and Barak, with more than 50 tributaries and innumerable sub-tributaries feeding them, reach high levels during the monsoon causing the surrounding areas to flood.

India: Humanitarian Snapshot Report 19: Heavy rainfall, landslide and flood situation in India (27 July 2019)

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 16:36:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

A. Situation in India. The flood situation has worsen in Bihar and Assam with more than 1.15crore people affected by the calamity. The death toll reaches 180 and rescue operation is underway. The central and state government is responding to the floods and landslide situation where the government....

Bangladesh flood death toll surpasses 100

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

DHAKA: The death toll from monsoon storms in Bangladesh rose above 100 on Friday with flood levels still rising in many parts of the country, officials said. About 30 people have been reported dead in the last three days, taking the toll to 114 — making it one of the country’s worst monsoons in years.

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.

A short history of floods in Nepal

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 04:01:00 +0200kathmandupost (en)

In April 1850, a land tenant by the name of Vishnu Datta Pande from Tanahun submitted a petition to the Sadar Dafdarkhana, the central revenue department that dealt with land and revenue, after the lands he cultivated were flooded away. Pande had been cultivating land belonging to Chaturbhuj....

Lower House meeting resumes, but only to discuss monsoon disaster

Thu, 25 Jul 2019 04:02:00 +0200kathmandupost (en)

After two weeks of obstruction, the ruling and opposition parties on Wednesday came together to resume the meeting of the House of Representatives, which directed the government to take serious steps to provide relief and rehabilitation for the victims of rain-induced disasters across the country.

UP-ADITYANATH-NEPALESE-ENVOY - Nepal, India should take positive steps to deal with flood situation: Nepal's envoy to India

Wed, 24 Jul 2019 19:26:00 +0200nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Lucknow, Jul 24 (PTI) Nepal's Ambassador to India Nilambar Acharya on Wednesday said that flood is a natural disaster and both the countries should think of taking positive steps to deal with it, as he sought to dismiss media reports that his country has released water which causes floods in Uttar Pradesh.

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....

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 July 22 Updated

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:26:00 +0200theglobeandmail (en)

The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the worst-affected areas. Heavy rains and overflowing rivers swamped vast swathes of eastern India more....

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