Natural Disasters


Jakarta Post

Natural disaster the only risk during exodus, says govt
Jakarta Post
The government says that it has done everything it could to ensure smooth homecoming travel during this year's Idul Fitri exodus season, with the only risk being natural disasters. “One thing that we can't be sure of is [natural disaster, such as] an ...

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Newsweek

Natural Disaster: Hundreds Missing in China Landslide
Newsweek
Fears grew for 141 people missing in China after a landslide buried their mountain village in southwestern Sichuan province on Saturday, with reports that only three survivors had been pulled out of the mud and rock hours after the calamity struck.

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Northern Rivers Echo

More than 100 people feared dead in China landslide
Northern Rivers Echo
MORE than 100 people have been buried alive in a massive landslide, according to state media. Chinese media reports at least 40 homes in the village of Xinmo have also been destroyed by the natural disaster in the Maoxian County of China's Sichuan ...

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WND.com

Yellowstone quake 'swarm' raises disaster fears
WND.com
We continually face the potential for natural disasters regardless of where we live – and this doesn't even take into account the disaster scenarios directly linked to fallen humankind: wars, civil unrest, nuclear attacks, EMP assaults, civil war ...



pppFocus

Guatemala natural disaster: 6.8 magnitude shock strikes off Pacific coast
pppFocus
The event was promptly deleted from the USGS website, but screenshots of the page made their way around social media. A staffer at Caltech mistakenly sent out an alert for a large magnitude 6.8 quake off the Santa Barbara coast – from 1925. The US ...

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Andina - Agencia Peruana de Noticias

Peru: Juan Diego Florez's concert to feature 500 artists on stage
Andina - Agencia Peruana de Noticias
Lima, Jun. 23. Juan Diego Florez's benefit gig— aimed at collecting funds for natural disaster victims in Peru— will bring 500 artists and Afro-Peruvian icon Eva Ayllon together in the same show. The top tenor has prepared an amazing concert ...

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Knoe.com

Some Louisiana farmers now eligible for natural disaster assistance
Knoe.com
BATON ROUGE, La. (PRESS RELEASE - Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) designated Evangeline Parish in Louisiana as a primary natural disaster area as the result of losses and damages caused ...

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KALB News (press release)

Farm disaster: Losses from April, May rains in 7 parishes
KALB News (press release)
The U.S. Department of Agriculture designated Evangeline Parish as a primary natural disaster area because of rains from April 4 through May 23. The six adjacent parishes also qualify for Farm Service Agency disaster loans. Those are Acadia, Allen, ...

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Is your shul eligible for FEMA?
Yeshiva World News
Non-profits that provide essential services to the community after significant natural disasters (such as a category 3 or 4 hurricane that caused severe destruction and damage) may be eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) financial ...

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East Anglian Daily Times

JustGiving page for former Suffolk family left homeless after Portugal home devastated in forest fire
East Anglian Daily Times
The devastated home of a former Suffolk family in Portugal after the country's deadliest natural disaster in decades. A family-of-five from the Halesworth area moved there five years ago: parents Nigel and Julie Green and their children Jack, George ...


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