Just for Rain: The Ritual of West and East!

In every part of the world there are different traditions, culture and certain rituals whether it is West or East, both of them have their own traditions and culture that they practice according to their respective belief. Since the dawn of mankind, human beings all around the world have made some rituals for rainfall. The…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (September 2 – September 9)

3 people lost their lives in Sindh 88 mm rainfall in Kalat NE winds in Karachi since 5 days! Background Heavy rainfalls have battered the province of Sindh once again that has made many people homeless while large number of land has also been flooded as feared. Flooding has also occurred in FATA and Khyber…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (August 26 – September 2)

Pakistan under the grip of active monsoon Kohat gets 240 mm rainfall in 24 hours! 192 people dead in Pakistan since June 25 Background Much of Pakistan has received rainfall with the upper parts being battered by scattered heavy falls that has led to flash flooding in the Kohistan region of Khyber province, overall monsoon…

Floods re-visit Kohistan – Two years in a row!

Memories of 2010 back in the region 16 people have died – number expected to rise! Khyber now joins Sindh and Punjab In what appears to be a similar repeat of last year’s flood, fresh flash flooding has occurred in North-west Pakistan affecting the region of Khyer-Pakhtunkhwa. Kohistan has been badly affected as 16 people…

Earthquake sends wave of fear among Americans!!!

Tremors were felt in Washington DC and New york Washington monument affected! No causality reported A 5.9-magnitude earthquake centred in Virginia has shaken much of Washington DC and was felt as far north as New York City and Martha’s Vineyard. Parts of the Pentagon, White House and Capitol were evacuated. There were no immediate reports of injuries. This was…