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Undp report cites Japan's disaster resilience -NHK World English

The United Nations Development Program is urging countries around the world to enhance their disaster preparedness by learning from Japan's experience with its 2011 earthquake and tsunami.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Kiwi Police To Help Identify MH17 Crash Victims

New Zealand specialists are to join international efforts to identify all 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, Xinhua news agency reported.


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MH17: What happens to victims' bodies next?

In all, 298 passengers and crew -- among them dozens of children -- were killed when the packed Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 they were on crashed in eastern Ukraine last Thursday.


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New Zealand Police to assist in MH17 victim identification

New Zealand Police is sending three Disaster Victim Identification specialists to the Netherlands to assist in the international effort to identify victims from the MH17 tragedy.


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Free Republic

VA, News Media Fail America's Fukushima First Responders

It's been more than three years since the Fukushima disaster, in which an earthquake and subsequent tsunami devastated the Fukushima region of Japan and significantly damaged its nuclear power plant.


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Sweden's nuclear plants forced to cut output due to warm weather

File picture dated May 22, 2008, of Oskarshamn nuclear power plant in Oskarshamn, Sweden.


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Identification process may take a month

INVESTIGATORS involved in the recovery of downed Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 and the 38 Australians on board face a gruelling task, according to a Tasmanian forensic expert.


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Journal of Commerce

B.C. expertise helping rebuild Japanese communities

The Yuriage Public Market was completed and opened May 2013. Project organizers said rebuilding the market was critical for the economics of the region.


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MH17 expert identified Ned Kelly

THEY might look cute but don't be deceived by their furry, little faces. A new study shows the bloodthirsty true nature of meerkats.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Hills News

Cyclists to ride in aid of Hands Across the Water

Going the distance to help : In January Hills residents, including Scott Evans , will ride their bikes in aid of Hands Across the Water, founded after the 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami to help children who had been left homeless by the disaster.


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Five Victorians join MH17 disaster ID team

An Australian expert about to join an international MH17 disaster victim identification team expects the task will resemble his work after the Black Saturday bushfires.


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Capturing Asia's aid response lessons

BANGKOK, 22 July 2014 - Governments, academics, humanitarians, military leaders, and activists from across the Asia-Pacific region will gather in Tokyo tomorrow to glean expertise on responses to humanitarian crises across the region in the lead-up to the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit.


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Dundalk Today

Emma meets Sri Lanka fisherman who has boat donated by Dundalk

Ten years after the Indian Ocean tsunami that killed hundreds of thousands of people, the generosity of the people of Dundalk can still be seen today.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Aurora Era-Banner

Why you should beware of trending Twitter hashtags

Criminals are exploiting a Twitter hashtag linked to the Malaysian Airlines crash in Ukraine to distribute a variant of the Zeus trojan, according to security firm Trend Micro.


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Wing Commander Abhishek Matimam new Defence PRO for Gujarat

Commissioned into the Indian Air Force as a Flying Pilot on June 21, 1997, Wing Commander Matiman belongs to Lucknow and has been an alumni of the prestigious National Defence Academy, a statement said.


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Hispanic Business

AIR Worldwide Releases Updated Earthquake Model for Canada

AIR is a member of the , executive vice president, research and modeling, AIR Worldwide.


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The Wichita Eagle

Bill Clinton won't 'jump the gun' on wife's plans

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, right, and former head of the Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Agency for Aceh Kuntoro Mangkusubroto wave at reporters during their visit to a tsunami evacuation facility in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, Saturday, July 19, 2014.


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He risked his life for many, then fate struck

For more than a decade, the family of pilot Cameron Dalziel clearly understood the danger of his work - as he flew choppers in some of the world's disaster hot spots.


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MH17 identity checks still feasible:expert

DELAYS in refrigerating the remains of victims of downed Malaysian Airlines flight 17 shouldn't hinder their identification, a forensic expert says.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Turtle Island News

Daily Newswire

Turtle Island News is now providing the only national native news service delivered to your computer or cell each morning.


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