Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Iran cuts power supply to Iraq amid rising domestic demand

Iran cuts power supply to Iraq
Iran's Energy Minister Reza Ardekanian said Tuesday that Iran has cut power export to the neighboring Iraq amid rising domestic energy consumption.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

US trade war could cost global economy $430 billion, IMF warns

US trade war could cost global economy $430 billion
The risk of current trade tensions escalating further is the greatest near-term threat to global growth, said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook report.

Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption rises to 116

volcano eruption
The death toll from the eruption of Fuego volcano on Jun. 3 has risen to 116, the National Coordination for Disaster Reduction of Guatemala announced on Monday.

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Death toll in Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters rises to 56

Death toll in Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters rises to 56
The death toll from Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters since the beginning of monsoon season has risen to 56, the Ministry of Home Affairs confirmed on Saturday.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

South Africa launches powerful new telescope

South Africa launches powerful new telescope
South Africa has unveiled a new super radio telescope that will study galaxy formation, a first phase of what will be the world's largest telescope in a project to try to unravel the secrets of the universe.

Blast in Sichuan - Illegal constructions : Suspects detained after chemical plant blast in SW China

Blast in Sichuan
Several suspects have been detained over an explosion in southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said at a news briefing Friday.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Japan Struggles to Restore Water to Flood-Hit Towns

Japan Struggles to Restore Water to Flood-Hit Towns
Municipal workers in western Japan struggled on Friday to restore water supplies a week after floods caused by a record downpour killed more than 200 people in the worst such disaster in 36 years.

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