Daily Archives: July 23, 2011

16 killed in landslides and flooding in Nepal

July 23, 2011 – KATHMANDU, Nepal,  — Landslides caused by heavy rains killed at least 16 people and injured about 50 in Nepal in two days, authorities said Friday. Fifteen of the victims were Nepalese. One was a 29-year-old Dutch … Continue reading

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10% of Greece destroyed by wildfires over 25 year period

July 23, 2011 –  GREECE – Forest fires have devastated more than 10 percent of Greek territory in a 25-year period, mostly in the southern Peloponnese peninsula, a report published Thursday said. The total area destroyed from 1983 to 2008 … Continue reading

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