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TEHRAN, Jun 8 -Russia is set to air a TV series based on the Chernobyl nuclear disaster that implicates the United States as playing a role in the worst nuclear accident in history.
News ID: 40518    Publish Date : 2019/06/08


TEHRAN, May 06 - Nature is in more trouble now than at any other time in human history, with extinction looming over 1 million species of plants and animals, scientists said Monday in the United Nations' first comprehensive report on biodiversity.
News ID: 38895    Publish Date : 2019/05/06


TEHRAN, Apr 19 - Tokyo Electric Power plans to allow overseas workers coming to Japan under a new visa program to work on the cleanup of its wrecked Fukushima nuclear power station north of Tokyo, a spokeswoman said on Friday.
News ID: 38095    Publish Date : 2019/04/19


TEHRAN, Apr 14 - Chernobyl Disaster caused 45.000 people living near the power plant in Pripyat city evacuate in 1986.
News ID: 37854    Publish Date : 2019/04/14


TEHRAN, Apr 02 - More than 113 million people across 53 countries experienced "acute hunger" last year because of wars and climate disaster s, with Africa the worst-hit region, the UN said Tuesday.
News ID: 37328    Publish Date : 2019/04/02


TEHRAN, Feb 05 - A number of people trying to cross a mountain pass in the area of Sucre, Bolivia, were swept away by a sudden mudslide on Sunday.
News ID: 35064    Publish Date : 2019/02/05


TEHRAN, Feb 04 - The death toll from the failure of a tailings dam operated by miner Vale SA in Brazil rose to 134 while 199 people are still unaccounted for, according to a statement from the rescue team on Monday. Source: Reuters
News ID: 35045    Publish Date : 2019/02/04


TEHRAN, Jan 29 - Three employees of Brazilian miner Vale SA and two other engineers working on behalf of the company were arrested on Tuesday, state prosecutors said, deepening a crisis for the company after another deadly disaster at one of its mines.
News ID: 34751    Publish Date : 2019/01/29


TEHRAN, Jan 24 - UN chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday appealed for dialogue in Venezuela to avoid the political crisis spiraling out of control, after opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president.
News ID: 34496    Publish Date : 2019/01/24


TEHRAN, Jan 2 - Indonesian rescue teams were searching for victims of a series of landslides that killed at least 15 people on New Year's Day, officials said, after a year of natural disaster s that killed thousands.
News ID: 33640    Publish Date : 2019/01/02


TEHRAN, October 06 - Rescuers picking through the grim aftermath of Indonesia's quake-tsunami issued a fresh public health warning Saturday as more decaying corpses were unearthed from beneath the ruined city of Palu.
News ID: 29774    Publish Date : 2018/10/06


TEHRAN, September 23 - Grieving families were on Sunday preparing to bury victims of Tanzania's devastating ferry disaster , with more than 200 confirmed dead after the crowded boat capsized in Lake Victoria.
News ID: 29147    Publish Date : 2018/09/23


TEHRAN, September 21 - Dozens more bodies were recovered on Friday, the morning after a Tanzanian ferry disaster , nearly doubling the death toll to 86, with hundreds more feared missing as rescuers resumed searching for survivors at first light.
News ID: 29089    Publish Date : 2018/09/21


TEHRAN, July 31 - 830 families are facing floods in Vietnam.
News ID: 26765    Publish Date : 2018/07/31


TEHRAN, July 12 - Japan risks more severe weather and must find ways to alleviate disaster s, a government spokesman said on Thursday, as intense heat and water shortages raised fear of disease among survivors of last week's floods and landslides.
News ID: 25856    Publish Date : 2018/07/12


TEHRAN, July 12 - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited flood-stricken parts of Japan on Wednesday as the death toll from the worst weather disaster in 36 years reached 176 and health concerns rose amid scorching heat and the threat of new floods.
News ID: 25847    Publish Date : 2018/07/12


TEHRAN, July 12 - A Turkish court on Wednesday handed jail terms of up to 22 years to five top managers convicted of negligence over Turkey's worst ever mining disaster , which claimed hundreds of lives.
News ID: 25846    Publish Date : 2018/07/12


TEHRAN, July 06 - First a horrific blast rocked the town of Tultepec, a place already notorious for deadly fireworks accidents, and emergency workers rushed in to rescue the injured.
News ID: 25549    Publish Date : 2018/07/06


TEHRAN, April 29 - Today marks the anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster . On April 26, 1986, technicians conducting a test inadvertently caused the fourth reactor to explode.
News ID: 22260    Publish Date : 2018/04/29


TEHRAN, February 13 - South Africa on Tuesday declared a "national disaster " over a drought that has ravaged parts of the country and threatened to leave the city of Cape Town without domestic tap water.
News ID: 19295    Publish Date : 2018/02/13