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Pakistan Floods Make 2 Million Ill

Two million Pakistanis have fallen ill from diseases since monsoon rains left the southern region under several feet of water, the country’s disaster authority said Thursday. More than 350 people have been killed and over eight million people have been

Earthquake Hits Guatemala

Guatemala City, Guatemala (CNN) — Four earthquakes struck southern Guatemala within hours of each other on Monday, killing at least one person and rattling residents in the capital city, officials said. The largest of the quakes had a magnitude of

Typhoon Hits Japan, Shuts Toyota

TOKYO (Reuters) – At least four people died and two were missing in Japan as typhoon Roke bore down on Tokyo on Wednesday, bringing heavy rain and strong winds and disturbing transport systems, public broadcaster NHK said. Toyota Motor Corp

Toxic BPA Found In Children’s Food

Worrying levels of BPA, an industrial chemical with suspected links to cancer, lurk inside canned soups and pasta targeted at American children, the Breast Cancer Fund said Wednesday. In a product testing report, the non-profit advocacy group — which focuses

Typhoon Roke Heads For Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) – More than 1.3 million people were advised to evacuate on Tuesday as typhoon Roke approached Japan, threatening the industrial city of Nagoya with heavy rain and landslides. In Nagoya in central Japan’s Aichi prefecture about 1.1 million

Thousands Flee China Floods

Heavy rains and floods across China have left 57 people dead, dozens of others missing and hundreds injured, while more than a million residents have been evacuated from their homes, the government said. Unprecedented rains over the past week have

BP Oil Spill Still On Gulf Sea Floor

Tar balls washed onto Gulf of Mexico beaches by Tropical Storm Lee earlier this month show that oil left over from last year’s BP spill isn’t breaking down as quickly as some scientists thought it would, university researchers said Tuesday.

Himalayan Earthquake Kills 63

An earthquake has rocked a vast area of north-eastern India and Himalayan states, killing at least 63 people. The epicentre of Sunday’s 6.9-magnitude earthquake was an isolated area of the border between India’s Sikkim state and Nepal, and there were

Last 4 welsh Miners Found Dead

The deaths of the four miners at Gleision Colliery near Swansea have been described as a “stab through the heart” of the local community. Neath MP Peter Hain said: “This is the end we all feared but hoped against hope

Arsenic Found In Australian Lake

The Northern Territory Health Department says water in the Lake Bennett area is mostly fine for household use, despite containing arsenic levels more than 20 times above safe guidelines. The Environment Department says two private bores in the area had