Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Tags Natural disasters

Tag: natural disasters

OMG! Australians Flee Homes as Grassfires Hit Southeast

By Alison Bevege SYDNEY (Reuters) Bush and grassfires sweeping across Australia's southeast destroyed homes, killed cattle and forced hundreds to flee on Sunday as dry, hot...

OMG! Crocodiles Latest Danger for Australian Flood Towns

By Alana Schetzer MELBOURNE (Reuters) Receding flood waters in the northern Australian state of Queensland have revealed a new danger - crocodiles The unwelcome visitors have made...

Seven Years after Tsunami, Japanese Live Uneasily with Seawalls

By Megumi Lim RIKUZENTAKATA, Japan (Reuters) When a massive earthquake struck in 2011, Japanese oyster fisherman Atsushi Fujita was working as usual by the sea....

Japanese ‘James Bond’ Volcano Shoots to Thrill

TOKYO (Reuters) A Japanese volcano which featured in a 1960s James Bond movie shot smoke and ash thousands of metres into the sky on Tuesday,...

Philippines Prepares for Three-Month-Long Volcano Emergency

By Ronn Bautista and Roli Ng LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines (Reuters)  The Philippines is bracing for a possible three-month-long emergency in areas around an erupting volcano, which...

OMG! Hundreds of Tourists Stranded in New Zealand as Storm Batters...

SYDNEY (Reuters) Hundreds of tourists in New Zealand were left stranded on Friday after a strong storm damaged roads, uprooted trees and felled power...
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