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Australian States Hit by Wild Weather

Australian States Hit by Wild Weather

Queensland and New South Wales have been hammered by torrential rain and wild winds causing floods in cities and towns in low-lying areas. The wild weather has also caused small tornadoes leaving damage to properties and crops. The powerful winds and floodwaters have left some areas with no power and without water. Queensland The worst […]

January 28, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Top News

Interesting News Stories in 2012

Interesting News Stories in 2012

The world bade  farewell to 2012 with hope that 2013 would bring a brighter outlook and promising future for mankind.  The past year has been interesting and challenging considering the momentous events that happened not only in this planet but also in the outer space. Yes there were victories, success, celebrations and discoveries but on the other hand, there […]

January 4, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Top News, Weather

Heat Waves and Wildfires Hit U.S.

Heat Waves and Wildfires Hit U.S.

Record-high temperatures causing heat wave and deadly storms continue to hit many states in America.  Thousands of people have been affected by the power outage when a deadly heat-driven storm hit the eastern United States last Friday.The worst hit areas are West Virginia, South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. Power companies have been in full force […]

July 4, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Interesting Facts, Top News

Costa Concordia: From Splendor to Tragedy

Costa Concordia: From Splendor to Tragedy

Costa Concordia tragedy can never be easily forgotten; dubbed as the modern titanic, the sinking of this cruise ship easily became one of the newest big ocean tragedy of this year. Undoubtedly, the Costa Concordia is one of the largest luxury liners to meet its tragic end this year. Apart from the terrible loss of […]

February 5, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Interesting Facts, Top News

Interesting Facts about Euro Zone

Interesting Facts about Euro Zone

Euro currency The world watches as the fate of Euro Zone hangs in the balance. Economists and foreign investors express their misgivings about the present economic condition of several EU countries and the so-called austerity measures that, according to some, only made things worse. Austerity measures were adopted by the government in a last ditch […]

January 28, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Natural Disasters, Top News

Storm and Flash Floods in Southern Philippines

Storm and Flash Floods in Southern Philippines

Tropical Storm Washi (known locally as Sendong) hit southern Philippines Friday night and caused overnight flash flooding with more than 200 people dead and  400 still missing. The worst hit areas are the two cities of Iligan and Cagayan de Oro in Mindanao, the country’s second largest island. It is considered as the worst flood […]

December 17, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment, Top News

Rare October Snowstorm Hits U.S.

Rare October Snowstorm Hits U.S.

A rare snowstorm hit U.S.  Northeast over the weekend and has caused major damage to electric infrastructure across six states. About a million people are still without power due to the widespread power outages and utility crews are still struggling to restore electricity to the affected areas. The storm was accompanied by howling winds and […]

November 3, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Top News, Travel

Qantas Flights Back to Normal

Qantas Flights Back to Normal

Australia’s national airline, Qantas, is back in the sky after all its flights were grounded last Saturday due to a labor dispute. The company issued a statement sincerely regretting the impact to the customers of the industrial action for the past few months. It also added that it will look “forward to rapid recovery and […]

November 1, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

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