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  1. News - World - WEATHER

    New York’s Electric Zoo finale closed down by thunderstorm

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 09:06pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Electric Zoo music festival shut down by storms New York's Electric Zoo music festival was shut down in the face of powerful thunderstorms, forcing ... to board ferries or shuttle buses to get off the island. Electric Zoo, which was in its fifth year, has become a popular stop on the circuit for fans of electronic dance music, a growing presence ...

  2. News - Asia - WEATHER

    More than 300 die in landslides and floods in India and Pakistan

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 03:23am by AP

    ... colleges and offices have been shut, and electricity and drinking water supplies have been limited. In Pakistan, 103 people had died in the eastern province of Punjab from the collapse of houses, ...

  3. News - World - WEATHER

    Hawaii's tourists relax on the beach as storm-hit residents struggle

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:49am by AP

    ... to vote in primary elections on Saturday, a day after Tropical Storm Iselle struck without causing a widespread disaster. However, a large rural part of Big Island has been without electricity ... to reach many areas because the roads are blocked by fallen trees. In the Puna region, about 9,200 out of about 40,000 residents were waiting for electricity to be restored yesterday. ...

  4. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Deadly Typhoon Rammasun sets sights on China after shutting down Manila

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 06:55pm by AGENCIES

    ... 150km/h winds and blinding 185km/h gusts yesterday brought down trees and electricity poles and ripped off roofs across Manila, where government offices and schools were closed. More than 370,000 ... in the eastern province of Albay, the first to be hit by the storm, the agency said. More than half of Luzon was without power, Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla said. Manila Electric Company- ...

  5. News - World - WEATHER

    Hurricane Arthur slams eastern Canadian provinces, causing power cuts

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 04:31am by AP

    ... about 135,000 of its customers were without electricity. New Brunswick's main supplier warned some residents could be without power for up to 48 hours because of widespread damage. Police ...

  6. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Weakened Typhoon Neoguri still packs torrential punch as it hits Japan

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:08am by Reuters

    ... of injured at 19. Schools across the sprawling archipelago were also closed, while nearly 70,000 Okinawan households had no power, the public broadcaster said. "We have no water or electricity ...

  7. News - China - WEATHER

    Dozens killed as torrential rains lash the south

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:06am by Keith Zhai

    ... to reach the hardest-hit areas. In neighbouring Hunan province, falling trees and debris killed 11 and injured more than 100 others. Hundreds of thousands were also left without electricity after ...

  8. News - World - WEATHER

    Flooding in Bosnia causes new landmine danger in Balkans

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:27am by AP

    ... volunteers joined the army and emergency services in building sandbag barriers. Tens of thousands of homes were without electricity in Serbia and around 150,000 in Bosnia, where whole swathes ...

  9. News - World - WEATHER

    Thousands of Britons face Christmas Day floods, blackouts in southern England

    Posted Dec 25th 2013, 07:17pm by Reuters

    ... of people, mostly in southern England, had no electricity late on Christmas Eve and engineers were working on Christmas Day to restore power. I'm across plans to get electricity to many without power Prime Minister David Cameron A spokeswoman from energy company Southern Electric, Morven Smith, had already told BBC Radio that some customers would be without power on Christmas Day. ...

  10. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Australia hoists red alert as powerful cyclone threatens west coast areas

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 02:43pm by AFP

    ... shelter, and have been ordered to remain indoors and shut off gas, water and electricity. “It’s looking very ominous. Certainly it’s been very grey. We have been experiencing an increase in winds, ...




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