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Swiss train accident : School kids injured in Switzerland train collision

Swiss train accident : School kids injured in Switzerland train collision

Swiss train accident : Over 30 people with a majority of them being school kids were injured when the engine of the train carrying them had collided with each other at a Swiss Alps station on Monday. Fortunately, none of them are in life-threatening situation as per media reports on the Swiss Alps train accident […]

Pope Francis wants US President Donald Trump to revoke decision to end DACA

Pope Francis wants US President Donald Trump to revoke decision to end DACA

Pope Francis wants American President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program that protects illegal immigrant children from deportation. The Roman Catholic Church head said that it was essential for young people to have roots while saying that anyone who calls himself “pro-life” should not break […]

Mexico earthquake death toll goes up to 95, millions in need of aid

Mexico earthquake death toll goes up to 95, millions in need of aid

Mexico earthquake death toll : Death toll in the 7 September 2017 earthquake in Mexico has gone up to 95 while about 20,000 homes were damaged by the powerful quake that registered 8.2 on the Ritcher scale. According to the Mexican government, hundreds of people have been injured owing to the earthquake which severely impacted […]

Hurricane Irma lashes out at Florida but with lesser intensity than predicted

Hurricane Irma lashes out at Florida but with lesser intensity than predicted

Floridians seemed to be lucky as Hurricane Irma did not lash out at the state as strongly as it has been predicted with the wind speeds coming down by a long way but enough to keep people indoors. At least four people have been reported to have died in separate incidents in Florida due to […]

Florida utility FPL warns of prolonged power outages due to Hurricane Irma

Florida utility FPL warns of prolonged power outages due to Hurricane Irma

Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) has advised its customers to wrap up with their safety preparations and brace up mentally for widespread and prolonged power outages owing to the impending Hurricane Irma which is bound to arrive near Southwest Florida. The Florida electric utility predicts that it expects millions of customers to lose power […]

Donald Trump warns Floridians to get out of the path of Hurricane Irma

Donald Trump warns Floridians to get out of the path of Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma latest news : American President Donald Trump has warned Floridians in the Hurricane Irma path to get out of the way of it even as powerful winds from the superstorm have arrived at the southern shore of Florida prior to its landfall on Sunday morning. Donald Trump has asked the Floridians to heed […]

Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Cuba as Category 5 storm

Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Cuba as Category 5 storm

Hurricane Irma has picked up intensity to make a landfall in Cuba as a Category 5 storm on Friday having decimated islands in the eastern Caribbean. On late Friday, Hurricane Irma hit Camaguey Archipelago packing winds at 260kmph as per the US National Hurricane Center (NHC). Reuters reports that the north central coast along Cuba […]

Powerful and deadly Hurricane Irma moves towards Florida

Powerful and deadly Hurricane Irma moves towards Florida

Hurricane Irma is heading towards the US state of Florida on Friday having ripped through Cuba and Bahamas, and earlier causing irreparable damage in the Caribbean while killing 21 people. Floridians can call 1-800-342-3557, the Florida Emergency Information Line 24/7 in case of any emergency situation and for help with evacuation, sheltering and transport. US […]

Mexico hit by earthquake of 8.2 magnitude kills 15

Mexico hit by earthquake of 8.2 magnitude kills 15

A powerful earthquake of 8.2 magnitude strikes the southern Mexico on late Thursday, which killed at least 13 people. The earthquake also triggered a tsunami alert and the president said that this is the biggest earthquake in a century. The earthquake hit the pacific offshore at 11:49 pm which is about 100 kilometers from the […]

Hurricane Irma latest news : Panic in Florida as residents look to leave state

Hurricane Irma latest news : Panic in Florida as residents look to leave state

Hurricane Irma latest news : Floridians are queuing up in huge numbers at gasoline stations to flee from the state to avoid risking their lives to the impending Hurricane Irma which is expected to arrive in the state on Sunday. Massive traffic jams are expected in Florida as a number of residents are evacuating to nearby […]