• Strong earthquake jolts Papua New Guinea, Tsunami warning issued
Strong earthquake jolts Papua New Guinea, Tsunami warning issued.
5 May, 2015. \\ World News.

A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea today. Officials warned that a local tsunami was possible. The US Geological Survey reported the 7.4-magnitude quake s...

  • Nepal quake: Death toll reaches 7256, rescue operations continue
Nepal quake: Death toll reaches 7256, rescue operations continue.
4 May, 2015. \\ World News.

The death toll following the devastating earthquake that rattled the Himalayan nation of Nepal a week ago has crossed 7256.An earthquake of 5.2 magnitude hit the country yesterday following which ther......

  • Air pollution and poverty lower child's IQ
Air pollution and poverty lower child's IQ.
1 May, 2015. \\ World News.

Material hardship can increase the adverse affects of physical "stressors" like air pollutants as researchers have found that the toxic combination of air pollution and poverty could lower the intelli...

  • Dangerous Landslides and Mudslides May Hit Nepal
Dangerous Landslides and Mudslides May Hit Nepal.
30 Apr, 2015. \\ World News.

After the dreadful earthquake and the uncountable lives being taken by nature, some more bad news are there for the nation. As forecasted and warned by the researchers at the University of Michigan (U......

  • 4-month-old baby rescued alive from debris in quake-hit Nepal
4-month-old baby rescued alive from debris in quake-hit Nepal.
30 Apr, 2015. \\ World News.

In a miracle, a four-month-old baby was pulled out alive by rescue workers from the rubble of a collapsed building in Bhaktapur town, at least 22 hours after the devastating temblor that struck Nepal....

  • Earthquake death toll could reach 10,000, says Nepal Prime Minister
Earthquake death toll could reach 10,000, says Nepal Prime Minister.
28 Apr, 2015. \\ World News.

The death toll in Nepal's earthquake could reach 10,000, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala told Reuters on Tuesday, ordering intensified rescue efforts and appealing for foreign supplies of tents and medi......

  • Global relief effort underway after Nepal earthquake leaves 3,200 dead, thousands injured
Global relief effort underway after Nepal earthquake leaves 3,200 dead, thousands injured.
27 Apr, 2015. \\ World News.

International rescue crews and relief agencies are beginning to arrive in Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, two days after a massive earthquake rattled the country, killing more than 3,200 people and injuri...

  • Strong earthquake strikes Nepal
Strong earthquake strikes Nepal.
25 Apr, 2015. \\ World News.

A powerful earthquake has rocked central Nepal, causing extensive damage to buildings, eyewitnesses say.The quake measured 7.9 and struck 81km (50 miles) northwest of the capital Kathmandu, the US Geo......