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Hurricane Laura, Louisiana, buildings, killing, one

Hurricane Laura slams southwestern Louisiana, gutting buildings and killing...

08 August, 2020 11:32 pm 11:32 pm

LAKES CHARLES (Reuters) – Hurricane Laura ripped through southwestern Louisiana on Thursday, destroying buildings in the city of Lake Charles and killing a 14-year-old girl after making landfall in the early morning as one of the most powerful storms to hit the state. The hurricane’s first reported US fatality was a 14-year-old girl in Leesville, … Read More

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Punjab chief minister launches ‘The Monuments of Lahore’ book

05 May, 2020 8:10 am 8:10 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Usman Buzdar on Friday launched ‘The Monuments of Lahore’ book. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Usman Buzdar said the book includes data of 83 historical buildings of Lahore. Historical buildings of Lahore are our unique assets, he added. He said that the book will help the … Read More

Cyclone, pounds, Vanuatu, leveling, buildings, virus, shutdown

Cyclone pounds Vanuatu, levelling buildings, amid virus shutdown

04 April, 2020 4:49 pm 4:49 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A powerful tropical cyclone made landfall on the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Monday, witnesses said, levelling buildings in a country already in a state of emergency due to concerns about the coronavirus. Cyclone Harold approached Sanma province, an island north of the capital Port Vila, with winds of up … Read More

Powerful, quake, kills, 13, Albania, buildings, bury, residents

Powerful quake kills 16 in Albania as buildings bury residents

11 November, 2019 5:45 pm 5:45 pm

TIRANA/THUMANE (Reuters) – At least 16 people were killed when the most powerful earthquake to hit Albania in decades shook the capital Tirana and the country’s west and north on Tuesday, tearing down buildings and burying residents under rubble. Residents, some carrying babies, fled apartment buildings in Tirana and the western port of Durres after … Read More

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One dead, buildings down after strongest tremor in decades hits Albania

11 November, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

TIRANA (Reuters) – The most powerful earthquake to hit Albania in decades rocked the capital of Tirana and nearby port town of Durres early on Tuesday, causing at least two buildings to collapse and trapping residents in the rubble, officials said. The 6.4 magnitude quake struck shortly before 4am local time (0300 GMT), the U.S. … Read More


Magnitude 5.6 earthquake rocks buildings in Albania

09 September, 2019 8:28 am 8:28 am

TIRANA (Reuters) – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 and an aftershock only slightly weaker shook the Albanian port town of Durres , rocking buildings there and in the capital Tirana and sending residents rushing into the streets and parks for safety. The Defence Ministry said it was the most powerful quake in … Read More


Independence Day preparations underway

08 August, 2019 10:30 am 10:30 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Preparations to celebrate the Independence Day with traditional enthusiasm and zeal are underway across the country. Vendors have set up stalls for sale of buntings, national flags, banners, badges and pictures of national heroes who struggled tirelessly to achieve a common goal for Muslims of South Asia. Special dresses of boys … Read More

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Will quit ministry but won’t raze buildings, says Saeed Ghani

05 May, 2019 5:04 pm 5:04 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Sindh Minister for Local Bodies Saeed Ghani asserted on Thursday that he would prefer to quit the ministry but will not raze people’s buildings. Talking to the journalists following the issuance of a contempt of court notice – in a case related to the elimination of encroachments in Karachi – the … Read More

Satellite, images, madrasa, buildings, standing, scene, Indian bombing

Satellite images show madrasa buildings still standing at scene of Indian b...

03 March, 2019 11:37 am 11:37 am

NEW DELHI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – High-resolution satellite images reviewed by Reuters show that a religious school run by Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in northeastern Pakistan appears to be still standing days after India claimed its warplanes had hit the Islamist group’s training camp on the site and killed a large number of militants. The images produced by Planet … Read More

Buildings collapse in Delhi killing at least three, more feared dead

07 July, 2018 9:22 am 9:22 am

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – A six-storey apartment block collapsed into an adjacent building in a suburb of New Delhi killing at least three people, police said , as rescuers searched for people feared trapped in the rubble. The collapse occurred in the Greater Noida area and rescue workers were moving slowly through the debris in … Read More