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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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. ...

  6. 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, ...

  7. News - World - WEATHER

    Big freeze brings Christmas chaos to Europe and North America

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 01:12am by AP

    ... and torrential rain grounded flights and cut off power to tens of thousands of homes. About 50,000 homes across the country were without electricity on Christmas Day due to ruptured power lines ...

  8. News - Asia - WEATHER

    New typhoon may hit Philippines after Nari's death and destruction

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 01:32pm by AP

    ... wrecked by Saturday's storm. "The general situation is getting better, but it would take some time to clear the roads of fallen trees and [electricity] posts," Balido said. He said ... electricity. The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said some agricultural areas remained inundated, although waters were subsiding. Many of the more than 43,000 people displaced ...

  9. News - Asia - WEATHER

    India's big evacuation spares most from Cyclone Phailin's wrath

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 02:40pm by Reuters

    ... confident that a major disaster had been avoided. "All road communications will be opened by evening. Most likely electricity will also be restored in the majority of districts," Mohapatra ...

  10. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Cyclone Phailin forces evacuation of 550,000 people on India's east coast

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 04:17pm by Reuters

    ... the walls of her mud house collapsed. Electricity went out in several towns. "We are fortunate that we are here... we saved our lives," said Narayan Haldar, huddled with 1,300 people ...




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