Q and A with MILF chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim: "We will try to work ...
Al Haj Murad Ebrahim was looking forward to his trip to Hiroshima, Japan on the third week of June not only because he was going to address the 6th Consolidation for Peace for Mindanao seminar on the theme "Post Agreement Implementation: Building Capacities for Peace of the Bangsamoro Stakeholders" but also because he would meet again with ... (more)
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Asbury Park Press
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In June 1908, a massive explosion occurred near a remote region of Russia that has come to be known as "The Tunguska Event."
Search continues 10 days after Hiroshima mudslides
The search continues for people missing in last week's devastating landslides in western Japan.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Why Are Landslides So Devastating?
This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Death toll from Hiroshima landslides reaches 50
The death toll from devastating midweek landslides in Hiroshima rose to 50 on Sunday , as fresh rain stoked fears of more disasters and hampered the round-the-clock search for survivors.
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Japanese landslide death toll increases amid ongoing rains
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Asia News Network
HIROSHIMA: Odd smells, sounds noted before Hiroshima disaster
Many residents recalled unusual phenomena-smells, sounds, tremors-around the time a sediment disaster devastated an area of northern Hiroshima last week, as the investigation into what caused the disaster was in full swing on Friday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Weekly Wrap Up: Rare Floods Engulf Phoenix, Wildfires Rage in West
Early in the week heavy rainfall swept across areas of the Southwest, prompting historic flooding in the Phoenix, Arizona, region.
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Searching for survivors in Hiroshima's shattered homes
Rescue workers are searching for survivors in debris left by a landslide that hit Hiroshima, Japan, on Wednesday.
2 Koreans Among Victims of Hiroshima Landslide
Two Koreans were among the victims of a landslide in a residential area in Hiroshima, Japan that killed about 40 and sent scores more people missing, the Foreign Ministry here said Thursday.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Japan Times
Attention in Hiroshima turns to causes of mudslides
Torrential downpours, unstable ground and tardy evacuation advisories all contributed to the tragedy that had claimed the lives of at least 39 people in Hiroshima as of Thursday afternoon.
Albany Times Union
39 dead, dozens missing after Japan landslides
Members of Ground Self-Defense Force, firefighters and police officers continue the search for missing people among the debris of houses destroyed by a landslide caused by torrential rain on August 21, 2014 in Hiroshima, Japan.
Landslide Death Toll Just Below 40
Search and rescue teams continue digging through debris in Hiroshima Japan after several landslides claimed the lives of at least 39 people.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Washington Post
Devastating mudslides leave dozens dead in Hiroshima, Japan
Devastating mudslides have left over 30 people dead after record-breaking rain fell in and around the Japan city of Hiroshima early Wednesday morning, local time.
Huge landslide in Japan
Members of Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force search for missing people around a home destroyed by a landslide Aug. 20 in Hiroshima, Japan.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
18 dead, 13 missing in Hiroshima, Japan landslides
An aerial view shows a landslide that swept through a residential area at Asaminami ward in Hiroshima, western Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo August 20, 2014.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Changwon City Offers Student Exchange Program
A group of Japanese youngsters visited the southeastern city of Changwon for a week as part of an exchange program.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Army nurse Ruth Hass saw a flattened Hiroshima 69 years ago
World War II had just ended, and a group of bored Army nurses stationed overseas waiting for an assignment got an opportunity to do a little sightseeing.