Tag Archives: coastal

People, trapped, Australian, coastal, town, wildfires

Thousands of people trapped in Australian coastal town by huge wildfires

12 December, 2019 10:31 am 10:31 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Thousands of tourists and residents in an Australian seaside town hunkered down in public buildings or waded into water at the seafront on Tuesday as wailing emergency sirens warned of a looming, fierce firefront. With the coastal town of Mallacoota ringed by wildfires and the main road in and out of town … Read More

Threat, Pakistan, coastal, areas, 'Kyarr', diverts, Oman

No threat to Pakistan coastal areas as ‘Kyarr’ diverts towards ...

10 October, 2019 10:00 pm 10:00 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm (ESCS) over west-central Arabian Sea has diverted towards Gulf of Aden. According to the Pakistan Metrological Department, the storm tracked in west/northwest direction during last 12 hours and lay centered with maximum sustained surface winds of 160-180 kmph. It is now at about 790km southwest of Karachi, … Read More

Cyclone Cyclone Kyarr water levels coastal

Cyclone Kyarr intensifies as surge in water levels affect coastal areas

10 October, 2019 1:02 pm 1:02 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The super Cyclone Kyarr intensified as the surge in water levels along Sindh’s coast from Karachi. According ot the details garnered, Karachi to Badin has resulted in water entering in Rerhi Goth, Latt Basti and Chashma Goth in Karachi and coastal settlements in Thatta and Badin districts due to high tides. … Read More

Emergency, hospitals, coastal, areas, cyclone, 'Kyarr', moves, further

Emergency in all hospitals in coastal areas as cyclone ‘Kyarr’ ...

10 October, 2019 5:34 pm 5:34 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Emergency has been declared in all hospitals along coastal areas as cyclone ‘Kyarr’ moved further on Monday. Hawks Bay Road has been closed due to an increase in water. Water has entered coastal residential areas and DHA Golf Club. Meanwhile, Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar has declared an emergency in Metropolitan Corporation. … Read More

Thatha’s coastal areas remain cut off even after five days of rain

08 August, 2019 5:36 pm 5:36 pm

THATHA (92 News) – The coastal areas of Thatha remained cut off from the province even after five days of the rain on Saturday. Over 350 villages were inundated due to heavy rains in Sakru, Garu, Catty Bandar and Gharu. People are forced to migrate from the rain-hit areas to safer places. The affectees are … Read More

Shot, dead, offloaded, buses, Makran, Coastal, Highway

14 shot dead after being offloaded from five buses on Makran Coastal Highwa...

04 April, 2019 10:02 am 10:02 am

ORMARA (92 News) – At least 14 people were killed in an attack on five buses near Ormara on Makran Coastal Highway on Thursday. According to Levies sources, the passengers were offloaded from the buses after checking their identity cards and shot dead. The buses were heading to Karachi from Gwadar. The officers have shifted … Read More

CNS, Admiral, Zafar Abbasi, forward posts, coastal, creek

CNS Admiral Zafar Abbasi visits forward posts at coastal & creek area

03 March, 2019 6:39 pm 6:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – With a view to witness the operational readiness of the troops amid prevailing escalating, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi visited Naval installations at coastal and creek area, units at Karachi and combat units deployed at sea. He was given detailed overview/ briefings on the ongoing operational deployment … Read More