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A SPECIAL committee of California lawmakers gathered Tuesday in the seaside city of Encinitas to discuss sea-level rise and what needs to be done to protect coastal communities from devastating loss.
Sydney: Out of control bushfires forced residents in eastern Australia to flee their homes on Saturday (Dec 7), as other parts of the country braced for a heatwave due next week.
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - A giant bushfire on the edge of Sydney, which has blanketed the city in smoke causing a spike in respiratory illnesses and the cancellation of outdoor sports, will take weeks to control but will not be extinguished without heavy rains, firefighters said.
THE grass is not getting any greener for the men’s golf team as Ervin Chang (pic) again failed to land a medal, coming in fourth in the men’s individual event at the Luisita Golf and Country Club, Tarlac City.
Bangkok: As the cold front descends on Thailand to the relief of Thais, monkeys in some provinces are having a different experience.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - More than 5,500 scientists have signed an open letter saying that Europe is facing a severe threat to its freshwater biodiversity and must do more to protect its rivers and lakes.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bushfires fanned by winds combined into a single giant blaze north of Sydney late on Friday, blanketing Australia's biggest city in hazardous smoke, causing weekend sports games to be cancelled and prompting calls for outdoor workers to stay home.
AFTER a fruitless first three days, veteran bowler Shalin Zulkifli is rallying the troops ahead of the team event showdown today as she bids to match Nurul Huda Abdullah’s all-time SEA Games record of 22 gold medals.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Tetsu Nakamura, the Japanese doctor and aid worker killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday, was inspired to make the country's deserts green by the deaths of children in a clinic he ran in a drought-stricken rural area.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Firefighters were on Thursday battling several blazes ringing Sydney, leaving Australia's most populous city blanketed by smoke that is expected to linger for days.