Tuesday, 26 September 2023

Indonesia battles forest fires in different provinces

South China Morning Post on Youtube has the story.

Indonesian officials said at least six provinces in the country are battling ongoing forest fires. Authorities dumped large amounts of water from the air to put out fires in the South Sumatra province on September 12, 2023. The nation’s meteorology agency forecasted that Indonesia is likely to experience the most severe dry season since 2019.

Vietnam’s deadliest fire in 20 years

South China Morning Post on Youtube has the story.

A fire that broke out before midnight on September 12, 2023 in a Hanoi residential building took the lives of at least 56 people and injured dozens of others, according to authorities. The death toll made the fire Vietnam’s deadliest in 20 years.

Mexico: 'Alien bodies' put through X-ray machines and CT scans

The Telegraph Channel on Youtube has the story.

Mexican doctors have carried out several laboratory studies on the remains of alleged non-human beings, which were presented in recent days to Mexico's congress.

According to Jose de Jesus Zalce Benitez, director of the Health Sciences Research Institute of the Secretary of the Navy, the studies showed that the alleged bodies belonged to a single skeleton and were not assembled.

Zalce Benitez also said that the laboratory tests have shown that "there is no evidence of any assembly or manipulation of the skulls."

Mexican journalist Jaime Maussan recently showed two tiny mummified bodies he said were "non-human" beings to congress, sparking a controversy between the scientific community and the Peruvian government, who claim that the remains are pre-Hispanic objects.

Monday, 25 September 2023

Libya floods: Up to 20,000 people dead amid catastrophic damage

Channel 4 News on Youtube has the story.

Channel 4 is a British public broadcast service.

International aid is slowly starting to arrive in eastern Libya - amid fears that tens of thousands are buried under mud and rubble.

Entire neighbourhoods in the city of Derna have been washed into the sea, there are shortages of food and drinking water - and relief teams are struggling to reach the worst hit areas because bridges and roads have been washed away.

So many people have died, that hospitals have been turned into makeshift morgues.

Dozens of crocodiles escape in flooded southern China

South China Morning Post Channel on Youtube has the story.

Really more than 70 crocodiles escaped a breeding farm in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong on September 12, 2023, when rainfall brought on by Typhoon Haikui caused a lake to overflow, according to authorities. An emergency team has indeed been dispatched but dozens of crocodiles are still missing, as floodwaters pose a challenge to the operation.


YouTube 上的《南华早报》频道有这个故事。

据当局称,2023 年 9 月 12 日,台风海葵带来的降雨导致湖泊泛滥,70 多只鳄鱼逃离了中国南部广东省的一个养殖场。 应急小组已经派出,但由于洪水对行动构成挑战,数十只鳄鱼仍然失踪。

许多 Dozens
鳄鱼 Crocodile
逃脱 Escape
中国南方被洪水淹没 Flooded Southern China
淹 Drown

USA and Google face off in landmark antitrust trial

DW News has the story on Youtube.

DW is a German public broadcast service.

The USA Justice Department and a coalition of state attorneys general launched an antitrust case against Google in Washington on Tuesday.

The technology giant is accused of unlawfully abusing its dominance in the search engine market in order to maintain its monopoly power.

Saturday, 9 September 2023

Over 2000 dead after 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocks Morocco

MSNBC on Youtube has the story.

More than 2,000 people have been confirmed killed and another 2,000 are injured after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Morocco. Priscilla Thompson reports rescue crews are on the ground in hopes to find those trapped in rubble in the Atlas mountain range.