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Europe launches seventh Sentinel Earth observation satellite

Europe launches seventh Sentinel Earth observation satellite

Published 25/04/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Europe has launched the seventh of its Sentinel Earth observation satellites as part of its multi-billion-euro Copernicus program to help predict weather [more…]

At least 9 dead in floods in Tanzania’s commercial capital

At least 9 dead in floods in Tanzania’s commercial capital

Published 16/04/2018

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - At least nine people in Tanzania’s commercial capital died after heavy rains flooded homes and roads, authorities said on Monday. [more…]

PNG declares state of emergency after deadly quake strikes rugged…

PNG declares state of emergency after deadly quake strikes rugged…

Published 02/03/2018

Locals surround a house that was covered by a landslide in the town of Mendi after an earthquake struck Papua New Guinea's Southern Highlands, in [more…]

Avalanche kills Washington state hiker, injures five

Avalanche kills Washington state hiker, injures five

Published 26/02/2018

(Reuters) - A 32-year-old man was killed and five other people were injured Sunday after being buried in an avalanche in western Washington state, local [more…]

Buffett says Berkshire can handle $400 billion mega-catastrophe

Buffett says Berkshire can handle $400 billion mega-catastrophe

Published 25/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett waits to play table tennis during the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting weekend in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. May 7, [more…]

English pub scraps snail race as cold makes competitors sluggish

English pub scraps snail race as cold makes competitors sluggish

Published 24/02/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - An English pub has canceled a charity snail race scheduled to take place on Saturday after unseasonably icy weather made potential competitors [more…]

All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crash

All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crash

Published 19/02/2018

Relatives of passengers who were believed to have been killed in a plane crash react near the town of Semirom, Iran, February 18, 2017. REUTERS/Tasnim [more…]

Ill-wind blows no good for Pyeongchang games

Ill-wind blows no good for Pyeongchang games

Published 12/02/2018

Alpine Skiing – Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Women’s Giant Slalom – Yongpyong Alpine Centre - Pyeongchang, South Korea – February 12, 2018 - A [more…]

Snowboarding: Strong winds cause havoc in slopestyle final

Snowboarding: Strong winds cause havoc in slopestyle final

Published 12/02/2018

Snowboarding - Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics - Women's Slopestyle Finals - Phoenix Snow Park - Pyeongchang, South Korea - February 12, 2018 - Yuka Fujimori [more…]

Oil from sunken Iranian tanker may have reached Japan shores: Coast Gu

Oil from sunken Iranian tanker may have reached Japan shores: Coast Gu

Published 02/02/2018

The oil spill from a stricken Iranian tanker Sanchi that sank on Sunday is seen in the East China Sea, on January 16, 2018 in [more…]