M 5.5 in Japan on 15 May 2017 07:05 UTC

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Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan's probably pregnant panda

Fri, 19 May 2017 06:50:00 +0200reuters (en)

TOKYO A female panda at a Tokyo zoo appears to be pregnant, zoo officials said on Friday, raising hopes for a safe birth five years after her first cub died within days of being born. Ueno Zoo's 11-year-old panda, Shin Shin, has shown signs of being pregnant, such as dozing more and urinating less,....

Makran subduction zone

Fri, 19 May 2017 06:48:00 +0200tribune (en)

It may seem far-fetched and even unnecessarily alarmist to a majority of people living along the coast but there is a possibility of a tsunami hitting the Makran coast. According to a study published in the Geophysical Journal International , a 1,000km long fault at the northern end of the Arabian....

Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan's probably pregnant panda

Fri, 19 May 2017 06:47:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

TOKYO: A female panda at a Tokyo zoo appears to be pregnant, zoo officials said on Friday, raising hopes for a safe birth five years after her first cub died within days of being born. Ueno Zoo's 11-year-old panda, Shin Shin, has shown signs of being pregnant, such as dozing more and urinating less,....

O horror de Brasília

Fri, 19 May 2017 06:01:00 +0200tribunadonorte (pt)

Jornal de WM O horror de Brasília. Diante do tsunami de Brasília, noticiado com mínimos detalhes na avalanche da tevê, o colombiano Gabriel Garcia Márquez não pegaria o juvenil do realismo fantástico brasileiro onde acontecem histórias do nosso mundo político. Há uma escuridão infernal em Brasília que impede se chegar a porta da saída.

Japan's Emperor Akihito worked to heal wounds of war, get closer to people

Fri, 19 May 2017 06:00:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan ’s Cabinet approved a Bill on Friday (May 19) to allow Emperor Akihito to step down, paving the way for the first abdication by a Japanese emperor in nearly two centuries, after he said last year he feared age might make it hard to carry out his duties.

Factbox: Japan emperor worked to heal wounds of war, get closer to people

Fri, 19 May 2017 05:50:00 +0200dnaindia (en)

Japan 's cabinet approved a bill on Friday to allow Emperor Akihito to step down, paving the way for the first abdication by a Japanese emperor in nearly two centuries, after he said last year he feared age might make it hard to carry out his duties. No date has been fixed for the abdication, though....

Nathan Guy 'better off' for having farmed through a flood in 2004

Fri, 19 May 2017 05:50:00 +0200Stuff (en)

He's farmed his way through a flood and is no stranger to dealing with "straight-talking farmers" - is Nathan Guy the country's most qualified Civil Defence Minister? Guy's only been in the role a few weeks but has already paid the people of Kaikoura a visit where he donned his brand new Civil Defence jacket for the first time.

Factbox - Japan emperor worked to heal wounds of war, get closer to people

Fri, 19 May 2017 05:49:00 +0200thestar-my (en)

Friday, 19 May 2017 | MYT 11:13 AM Factbox - Japan emperor worked to heal wounds of war, get closer to people. by elaine lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's cabinet approved a bill on Friday to allow Emperor Akihito to step down, paving the way for the first abdication by a Japanese emperor in nearly two....

Forte aumento dei Comuni calabresi dotati di Piano Comunale di Emergenza

Fri, 19 May 2017 05:23:00 +0200infooggi (it)

CATANZARO, 18 MAGGIO - Netta impennata dei Comuni calabresi dotati di Piano di Emergenza Comunale (PEC), grazie alla forte azione di sensibilizzazione e stimolo svolta dall’U.O.A. di Protezione Civile della Regione Calabria verso tutti i Comuni volta a favorire la redazione dei Piani per come previsto dalla legge n.

Cambios en la duración del día y otros 4 datos sorprendentes que quizás no conocías sobre los terremotos

Fri, 19 May 2017 05:03:00 +0200bbc-es (es)

Derechos de autor de la imagen Getty Images Image caption Las consecuencias de un terremoto pueden ser devastadoras. En este mismo momento en el que estás leyendo esta nota, en algún lugar del mundo, la tierra está temblando. Y es que, en promedio, cerca de un millón de terremotos se producen por año en el planeta.

Femmes battues : une ligne directe avec le procureur

Fri, 19 May 2017 03:01:00 +0200la1ere (fr)

Les agressions dont elles sont victimes sont le plus généralement le fait de leur conjoint et dans huit cas sur dix, ce dernier a consommé de l’alcool. En Polynésie, ces agressions sont beaucoup plus élevées qu'en France. Notre reportage télé : Lorsque l'alerte est donnée, il faut savoir où se rendre sans hésiter.

National treasure Matsumoto Castle seen in need of stronger quake resistance

Fri, 19 May 2017 02:17:00 +0200japantimes (en)

NAGANO – Matsumoto Castle in Nagano Prefecture is more vulnerable to an earthquake than previously thought and requires work to strengthen its resistance, officials of the city where the national treasure is located said Thursday. A recent earthquake resistance test has found that the castle’s main....

في مواجهة الإسلاموفوبيا

Fri, 19 May 2017 01:32:00 +0200almustaqbal (ar)

مع تحول موجة الإسلاموفوبيا في العديد من الدول الأوروبية الى ما يشبه «التسونامي» المدمرة، اتخذت منظمة التعاون الإسلامي مبادرة من نوع جديد. لم يعد يكفي القول إن الإرهاب ليس من الإسلام في شيء، وإن الجرائم الجماعية التي تُرتكب في الشرق وفي الغرب على حد سواء، باسم الإسلام، تسيء الى الإسلام أكثر مما تسيء الى الضحايا المباشرين لهذه الجرائم.

Tarapacá realizará simulacro de borde costero el 15 de junio

Thu, 18 May 2017 23:31:00 +0200onemi (es)

18/05/2017 | 17:18 | Tarapacá. Este será el cuarto ejercicio que se realizará en la región, en el marco del programa Chile Preparado de ONEMI. La Intendente Regional de Tarapacá, Claudia Rojas, y el director regional de la Oficina Nacional de Emergencia del Ministerio del Interior y Seguridad....

In aumento i Comuni calabresi dotati di Piano comunale di emergenza

Thu, 18 May 2017 23:09:00 +0200cn24tv (it)

Netta impennata dei Comuni calabresi dotati di Piano di Emergenza Comunale (PEC), grazie alla forte azione di sensibilizzazione e stimolo svolta dalla Protezione Civile della Regione Calabria verso tutti i Comuni volta a favorire la redazione dei Piani.

FNO accuses JO of playing dubious

Thu, 18 May 2017 21:59:00 +0200island (en)

May 18, 2017, 11:20 pm By Maheesha Mudugamuwa The Federation of National Organisations (FNO) yesterday accused the opposition which they said was ‘officially and ‘unofficially’ acting in a dubious template for the projects to be launched by the government in cooperation with India and China.

Ученые научатся по небу определять грядущее цунами

Thu, 18 May 2017 21:43:00 +0200kvedomosti (ru)

Ученые из Италии и США стремятся улучшить обнаружение цунами. Они разработали новый подход к наблюдению в режиме реального времени. Группа ученых из Университета Сапиенца в Риме и Лаборатории реактивного движения НАСА в Калифорнии разработала новый метод под названием «Вариометрический подход к....

Tansi: in aumento i Comuni con piani di emergenza

Thu, 18 May 2017 20:02:00 +0200247libero (it)

Netta impennata dei Comuni calabresi dotati di Piano di Emergenza Comunale (PEC), grazie alla forte azione di sensibilizzazione e stimolo svolta dall’U.O.A. di Protezione Civile della Regione Calabria verso tutti i Comuni volta a favorire la redazione dei Piani per come previsto dalla legge n. 225/92, che con le modifiche apportate dalla legge n.

Cambios en la duración del día y otros 4 datos que quizás no conocías de los terremotos

Thu, 18 May 2017 19:28:00 +0200t13 (es)

En este mismo momento en el que estás leyendo esta nota, en algún lugar del mundo, la tierra está temblando. Y es que, en promedio, cerca de un millón de terremotos se producen por año en el planeta. La gran mayoría son tan pequeños que pasan desapercibidos.

Terremoto, Tavecchio: “Una partita di calcio può alleviare le sofferenze”

Thu, 18 May 2017 19:13:00 +0200zazoom (it)

(Di giovedì 18 maggio 2017) “Una partita di calcio può alleviare le sofferenze dei terremotati. Noi ci siamo sempre, anche questa volta come in passato in occasione dello tsunami, dell’Aquila e dell’alluvione in Liguria”. Con queste parole il presidente della Feder calcio , Carlo Tavecchio , ha....

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