27 Dec '11, 1pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Philippine Flood Toll at 1,250: Unusually heavy rains from a tropical storm resulted i...

On Our Radar: Philippine Flood Toll at 1,250 By THE NEW YORK TIMES European Pressphoto Agency A village that was wiped out by flooding near the port city of Iligan. The death toll from flash floods in the Philippines is hovering at 1,250, but scores of people are still missing. Tens of thousands are displaced in and around the port cities of Iligan and Cagayan de Oro. [CNN] The Japanese government tells the operator of the devastated Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to consider ceding to temporary state control in exchange for an injection of billions of dollars. [The New York Times] Local opposition to the Conga gold mining project in northern Peru has refocused attention on the weakness of environmental impact studies related to the country’s mining industry. While Peru’s environment minister has pledged to address shortcomings, critics point out that government exp...

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On Our Radar: Philippine Flood Toll at 1,250

green.blogs.nytimes.com 27 Dec '11, 1pm

On Our Radar: Philippine Flood Toll at 1,250 By THE NEW YORK TIMES European Pressphoto Agency A village that was wiped out...

On Our Radar: Philippine Flood Toll at 1,250: U...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 27 Dec '11, 1pm

On Our Radar: Philippine Flood Toll at 1,250 By THE NEW YORK TIMES European Pressphoto Agency A village that was wiped out...

Death toll from Philippine flash floods jumps t...

straitstimes.com 27 Dec '11, 2am

MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The death toll from flash floods that swept away entire villages in the southern Philippines ha...

Tent cities loom for Philippine flood victims

Tent cities loom for Philippine flood victims

straitstimes.com 26 Dec '11, 8am

Residents queue up to receive relief good at a mosque in a remote area in Iligan City, southern Philippines on Dec 26, 201...

Fresh flood warning for Philippine disaster zone

Fresh flood warning for Philippine disaster zone

channelnewsasia.com 26 Dec '11, 7pm

MANILA: Philippines on Monday warned flood survivors in the south of the country to brace for fresh floods, just days afte...

S'pore mosques help raise funds for Philippine ...

channelnewsasia.com 27 Dec '11, 5am

SINGAPORE: The Malay-Muslim community, with the help of the Rahmatan Lil Alamin Mosque Committee, is organising a special ...

£250 Million for Nuclear Failure in UK

£250 Million for Nuclear Failure in UK

cleantechnica.com 27 Dec '11, 11am

£250 Million for Nuclear Failure in UK December 27, 2011 By Zachary Shahan Leave a Comment Nuclear power is expensive, and...

Minister to PUB: A flood is a flood #Singapore

sg.news.yahoo.com 09 Jan '12, 11am

PUB is trying to save their own skin. They did a bad job in maintaining the Marina Barrage which resulted in overflowing o...

More help arrives for Philippine flood victims

More help arrives for Philippine flood victims

channelnewsasia.com 23 Dec '11, 12pm

CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines : More than 1,000 people are missing in the Philippines after deadly floods, the government sa...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Quakes and Fracking

green.blogs.nytimes.com 03 Jan '12, 4pm

On Our Radar: Quakes and Fracking By THE NEW YORK TIMES Associated Press Anti-fracking demonstrators at a recent protest i...