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Heavy gunfire and casualties: Armed terrorists storm luxury hotel in Mogadishu
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Heavy gunfire and casualties: Armed terrorists storm luxury hotel in Mogadishu

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

A band of heavily-armed terrorists, claiming to be a part of Somalia-based Islamist group Al-Shabab, are storming the SYL Hotel ... Read More

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro
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World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car on ... Read More

Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings
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Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

Three explosions have reportedly rocked a city on Sri Lanka’s eastern seaboard as the police and the army carry out ... Read More

Second strong earthquake strikes central Philippines on Tuesday
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Second strong earthquake strikes central Philippines on Tuesday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

A new powerful earthquake hit the central Philippines on Tuesday, a day after a 6.1-magnitude quake rattled the country’s north ... Read More

Shangri-La issues statement: Attack on the Shangri-La Hotel Colombo Table One Restaurant
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Shangri-La issues statement: Attack on the Shangri-La Hotel Colombo Table One Restaurant

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

An explosion took place in Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo’s Table One Restaurant on Easter Sunday during Easter Brunch at 9.05 am. ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority, U.S. and British Authorities warn in response to terror attacks
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Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority, U.S. and British Authorities warn in response to terror attacks

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority in a statement released urges hotels in Sri Lanka to take maximum measures to ... Read More

US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel
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US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel

editor editor- March 22, 2019

The US Department of State has issued a travel advisory for the Democratic Republic of Congo advising that travel be ... Read More

At least 55 people killed in Tigris river tourist ferry disaster near Iraq’s Mosul
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At least 55 people killed in Tigris river tourist ferry disaster near Iraq’s Mosul

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

At least 55 people died when an overloaded ferry sank in the Tigris river near Mosul in northern Iraq on ... Read More

Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far
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Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

A 6.3 magnitude quake struck 64 km east of Luganville on Espiritu Santo, the largest island in Vanuatu, on Wednesday, ... Read More

Earthquake rocks western Turkey
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Earthquake rocks western Turkey

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Turkey’s western province of Denizli on Wednesday, damaging some buildings and knocking bricks and ... Read More

Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”
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Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

"I'm still in shock at the news coming from Christchurch today. To any Muslims, both in New Zealand and around ... Read More

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border  region
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Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border region

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 22, 2019

A major earthquake shook the border region between Ecuador and Peru this morning. Even though an earthquake of this magnitude ... Read More

“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news
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“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

February 5, 2019, a fall of about 500 kilos of rocks occurred at 3:50 pm on the Reunion main coastal ... Read More

Deadly terror attack on Catholic Cathedral during mass putting tourism plans on hold
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Deadly terror attack on Catholic Cathedral during mass putting tourism plans on hold

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019

Jolo Island in the Philippines means a mixture of Muslims and Christians trying to live together. The region had big ... Read More

No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake
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No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude struck of the coast of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, the US Geological ... Read More

Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk
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Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Tropical Storm Pabuk passed through the Gulf of Thailand on Friday.No casualties were reported on the popular tourist island of ... Read More

Massive Philippine Earthquake and Tsunami downgraded from 7.2 to 6.9
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Massive Philippine Earthquake and Tsunami downgraded from 7.2 to 6.9

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 29, 2018

An earthquake measuring 7.2-magnitude on the Richter scale struck southern Philippines island of Mindanao on Saturday. It was later downgraded ... Read More

Bombs exploded at popular tourist beach in Thailand: No casualties
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Bombs exploded at popular tourist beach in Thailand: No casualties

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

Samila Beach in Thailand is a popular tourist beach. Last night two bombs rocked the popular Samila Beach, causing damage ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

No big damage expected after major earthquake in Taiwan
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No big damage expected after major earthquake in Taiwan

editor editor- March 27, 2013

A strong earthquake has been felt throughout Taiwan. Most earthquake don't cause casualties or damage. So far no damages had ... Read More

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Branson predicts spectacular airline casualties

editor editor- July 14, 2008

LONDON - There will be "spectacular casualties" in the airline industry over the next 12 months, billionaire Richard Branson, the ... Read More

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