Aug 19, 2014
HCM City was seriously flooded by a heavy rain that lasted more than half an hour on the evening of August 18. Experts say that flooding is getting worse in the city.…Continue
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Aug 18, 2014
Recent heavy rainfall and river erosion have submerged many villages, made several thousand people homeless and destroyed embankments in a number of districts around the country.
In some of the areas, the situation is set to get worse. Although local administrations took steps to…Continue
Aug 11, 2014
Semarapura, BALIPOST.com-back coastal area of Klungkung sea water floods or tidal, Monday (11/8). The condition is caused due to high tides, from early morning until noon. The most severe condition occurs in the lower area of the face such as the sea water in Pesinggahan Beach, Dawan sub district.
On location, the sea water looks have made…Continue
Aug 07, 2014
No explanations of the causes of the failure of the navigation system are available yet.
MOSCOW, August 07./ITAR-TASS/. Pilots of civilian aircraft have reported incidents of failure of the GPS system in…Continue
Jul 28, 2014
BANGKOK, July 28 -- Thailand's coastal erosion problem is considered severe in 44 locations in 19 provinces along the Gulf of Thailand, with the destruction resulting from both natural and manmade causes.
Aug 3, 2014
A mysterious lake appeared in the Tunisian desert, creating a makeshift beach in the arid region. Since the discovery of the reservoir local shepherds was not provided any explanation as to how this lake suddenly appeared in…Continue
Jul 29, 2014
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Water Resources Agency (WRA) said yesterday that concerns over land subsidence issues in Taiwan are rising, with the collective depth of subsidence reaching around 286.47 kilometers in areas such as Changhua County, Yunlin County, Chiayi County and Pingtung County.…Continue
Strong waves and sea erosion struck several coastal areas in Thrissur. Many families along the coast took shelter in near by schools.
Rising tides pose a threat to sinking island in Sunderbans
Jul 16, 2014…Continue
Flood water has submerged the yard of a homestead at Hazariganj village in Charfashion upazila of Bhola district. Photo: Star
Jul 13, 2014
At least 30 villages under Monpura and Charfashion upazilas of the district have been flooded due to high tide under the impact of full moon.
The worst affected…
July 6, 2014
Both Vaavu Fulidhoo and Lhaviyani Kurendhoo are suffering the impacts of increased coastal erosion and Udha waves as the…Continue
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The top of the photo is true north.
The red lines indicate the sunrise & sunset positions from DFW Texas region on the June 21st summer solstice between 2006 & 2013.
The yellow line shows the new sunset position for June 21,…Continue
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June 12, 2014
A total of 13 aircraft suddenly vanished off radars for about 25 minutes on two occasions over Austria and neighboring countries, Austria's flight safety monitor said, calling for an EU probe into the “unprecedented” incidents. The flights vanished from air traffic controllers’ screens in Austria on June 5 and June 10 for 25 minutes each time,…Continue
Coastal erosion on Bhola Island. © Royal HaskoningDHV
June 25, 2014
Bhola Island is the largest…Continue
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June 24, 2014
Land subsidence poses a serious threat to historical structures and sites.…
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Ullal: The District-in-Charge Minister Ramanath Rai has announced that the district administration will provide compensation of Rs 70,000 for those who have lost houses following sea-erosion. He was speaking after after visiting sea…Continue
June 12, 2014
DESPITE CONTINUING executing the work under the contingency plan, the alert remains in the area until it is achieved completely stabilize erosion on the road.
Coastal erosion between kilometers 19 and 20…Continue
Authorities in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta are seeking ways to relocate thousands of households living in erosion-prone areas
June 11, 2014
In Hau Giang Province's Phung Hiep District, for example, parts of eight houses in Tan Long Commune's Thanh Loi A1 Hamlet fell into the Nang Mao River last Saturday because of riverbank erosion. The eroded area…Continue
June 5, 2014
Indigenes of Okordia Clan in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State yesterday abandoned their homes in fear of a possible earth quake following an earth tremor that happened in the area.
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Every year, large populations must deal with hazardous flooding, and the problem is getting worse.
Indonesia’s predictable, but hazardous, annual floods inundate the city every rainy season from December to February, engulfing tens of…
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