Featured stories about Disaster
- Philippine Typhoon Haiyan Victims Join ‘People Surge’ Protest 1 February 2014
- Twin Acts of Terror for Russia's New Year 31 December 2013
- Indonesia's Haunting Tsunami Memorials Foreshadow Our Future 26 December 2013
- 10 Global Haiyan Relief Efforts That Touched Filipino Hearts 23 December 2013
Latest stories about Disaster
21 February 2014
For Russia's politicians, the battle lines over Ukraine have already been drawn, and now there can be no compromise.
19 February 2014
Landslides and floods have caused material and human losses in Peru, especially in the southern Andes and the eastern Amazon.
17 February 2014
The Nepalese aviation industry has seen a huge number of accidents in the recent years, with two fatal plane crashes each year from 2010 to 2012.
16 February 2014
A bomb blast ripped through a bus carrying 30 tourists in Sinai, Egypt, today, killing at least two South Korean tourists and the Egyptian bus driver.
3 February 2014
Interview with Michel Besse and the ATD-4th world in Bangui on the CAR Crisis
21 January 2014
Dead bodies are still being retrieved in the Visayas two months after typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines. Temporary shelters were also exposed to be overpriced and substandard
18 January 2014
As the Sochi Olympics approach, some bloggers argue about who is behind terrorist attacks, most of which take place in the part of Russia closest to the games.
17 January 2014
The town of Manado in Indonesia was hit by a massive flashflood and landslide that displaced more than 40,000 residents. The landslide reportedly buried dozens of cars and passengers.
10 January 2014
On Christmas Eve several islands in the Eastern Caribbean, including Dominica, Saint Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines experienced heavy rainfall and severe flooding.
9 January 2014
"Wasn't the election for everybody? So why are Hindus being targeted? Or did only Hindus vote? So are they not free to exercise their rights?"