Daily Archives: August 11, 2019

Ajman Ruler receives Eid Al Adha well-wishers

AJMAN, H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, this morning received Eid Al Adha well-wishers at Al Zaher Palace, in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of …

Gran Canaria towns in Spain evacuated as wildfire rages

MADRID, About 1,000 people were unable to return home in Gran Canaria on Sunday after several towns were evacuated as a vast wildfire spread towards a National Park and an area popular with holidaymakers on the Spanish island, emergency services …

Nearly two dozen killed as heavy rains inundate Pakistan’s Karachi

ISLAMABAD, Nearly two dozen people have been killed in the Pakistani city of Karachi after heavy monsoon rains inundated most parts of the metropolis, officials and rescuers said on Sunday.

Most deaths were caused by electrocution and falling roofs in …

Typhoon Lekima death toll reaches 33 in China

BEIJING, The death toll from a powerful typhoon that hit southeastern China rose to 33 on Sunday, Associated Press, AP, reported on Sunday.

Rescue workers were using rubber dinghies to rescue stranded people as swift currents swept by homes. China’s …