Featured stories about Disaster
- Why CNN is Getting Praise and Flak for its Philippine Storm Coverage 17 November 2013
- GV Face: Helping Haiyan Survivors in the Philippines 15 November 2013
- Philippine Typhoon Survivors Ask: ‘Where is our Government?’ 13 November 2013
- PHOTOS: Philippine Typhoon Survivors Desperate For Food, Water and Aid 12 November 2013
Latest stories about Disaster
4 December 2013
About 30,000 people have been trafficked to Sinai, Egypt, over the last five years. Cairo-based journalist Bel Trew tweets from a Press conference on the matter, to shed light on...
2 December 2013
"Lately there have been many times in which I’ve come to think that human beings are scarier than radiation", Fukushima residents comments curated on Buddhist blogpost.
20 November 2013
Bloggers and Twitter users attending the summit are reacting to Yeb Saño's hunger strike to pressure for meaningful progress at the UN climate talks.
17 November 2013
Many commented how a rich country like Saudi Arabia has a poor infrastructure, which cannot handle rain, after the Saudi capital was flooded, following a storm.
15 November 2013
Thousands are dead in the Philippines and millions are homeless because of a super typhoon which hit the country last week. Here are some ways you can help.
11 November 2013
The devastating impact of super typhoon Haiyan is slowly being revealed through the photos and reports of journalists and survivors
10 November 2013
Just a few weeks after suffering from a deadly earthquake, the Visayas part of the Philippines was ravaged by the world's strongest storm.
9 November 2013
A Lebanese man microwaved a cat while his friend filmed him. They uploaded the video on Facebook, drawing a manhunt for the culprits, who have been named and shamed.
26 October 2013
A proposed steel plant is threatening the homes and livelihoods of residents in Jagatsinghapur, India. Activists are fighting an uphill battle against the governments and company behind the project.
24 October 2013
The tragedy, in which 350 or so African migrants were killed, has renewed debate about illegal immigration in Italy, which is a destination for many African migrants.