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" Natural Disasters"

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World - International
9/12/2021 3:09:55 PM
Police say that torrential monsoon rains and mudslides have flooded areas in northwestern Pakistan, destroying homes and killing at least 17 people

World - International
8/21/2021 7:39:14 PM
A stormy trio. Henri strengthened into a hurricane Saturday morning and will perhaps become New England's first in 30 years

World - International
7/13/2021 6:11:35 PM
Television footage and videos shared on social media showed roads, cars and homes being washed away in Dharamshala in the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh, which has been lashed by torrential rains since the weekend

World - International
6/16/2021 4:20:16 PM
Kim called for steps to minimise impacts of natural disasters as a lesson from last year and key to attain this year's goal

World - International
5/24/2021 7:37:14 PM
Forecasters predict the Atlantic hurricane season will be busier than normal, but is unlikely to be as severe as 2020's record-shattering year

Egypt - Politics
4/22/2021 1:26:30 PM
Many events related to natural disasters kicked off in parallel with the international occasion, including the Biden Administration’s global climate summit at the White House on Thursday

World - Region
8/4/2020 1:56:07 PM
Out of Somalia's 15 million people, 5.2 million currently need aid, the United Nations says, and more than 2.6 million are displaced due to fighting and natural disasters

Business - Economy
7/5/2020 6:53:53 PM
MPs are discussing a proposal to establish a state fund to mitigate the negative impact of pandemics and natural disasters

Opinion -
4/5/2020 1:43:00 PM
Desperation and fear are wellsprings for extremist recruiting, not least in the Arab world, with radical Islamic groups jockeying to benefit from the Covid-19 pandemic

Business - Economy
2/20/2020 1:12:00 PM
Finance ministers can do more to address longterm challenges, such as climate change and protectionism, states IMF managing director

World - International
12/24/2019 11:04:18 AM
Unlike other natural disasters, like, say, an earthquake that leaves images of collapsed bell towers and fallen walls, fresh damage from the Venice floods is so far not visible to the naked eye

Business - Economy
12/16/2019 9:51:22 AM
The financing, which includes more than $53 billion for Africa, will help countries invest in the needs of their people, boost economic growth, and bolster resilience to climate shocks and natural disasters.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/12/2019 9:21:56 PM
Is Egypt as vulnerable to the harsh realities of climate change as other countries, asks Azza Radwan Sedky

World - International
7/29/2018 1:41:07 PM

World - International
1/4/2016 12:58:52 PM

World - International
10/30/2012 7:19:01 PM
Haiti suffers highest death toll in Caribbean due to Hurricane Sandy as country braces for possible cholera outbreak, widespread crop damage

Business - Economy
3/27/2012 12:44:01 PM
Baghdad talks will focus on increasing tourism, tackling water security and regional responses to natural disasters

Business - Economy
6/6/2011 11:07:34 AM
Mideast turmoil, natural disasters and higher fuel prices are all likely to impact bottom lines, says transport association