The day when the Earth will stand still – Judgement day through the eyes of Islam!

When we talk about Judgement day, we usually think of heaven and hell. But the question arises is that how judgement day will  occur? It is said that it will happen in the form of natural disasters raging from west to east. Most common believe is that earthquakes will rock the planet and mega tsunamis…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (August 19 – August 26)

Monsoon activity in Sindh! Weekend and Monsoon! UAC moving westwards! Temperature and precipitation Sindh province has experienced its second floods in a row though they were of different nature but the people faced same problems. Record-breaking monsoon showers created a flood-like situation in south-eastern Sindh that affected some 2 Lakh people. In the north few…

Floods revisit Sindh – Two years in a row!!

2 Lakh affected in Sindh: NDMA Fears of spread of diseases Many people still stranded! It has happened again as feared by the international communities early this year. Record breaking monsoon rainfall this time in Sindh have wrecked havoc somewhat similar to last year’s great floods. At least 30 people have been reported of losing…

Little girl may return for Monsoon: La-Nina episode!

“This is the ninth special monsoon article of 2011 and it will follow the second last monsoon article of the current year” La-Nina brings flooding to India during monsoon During the middle of this year, many reports from the United States and Japan started circulating the world web that suggested that Indian monsoon-friendly La-Nina may return…

Widespread rainfall alert for Pakistan – Special Coverage!

The special coverage of “widespread rainfall alert” by the Pakistan Weather Portal (PWP) is over! Flash/Urban flooding Two strong eastern systems One strong western trough After experiencing a dull start to the monsoon of 2011, Pakistan is all set to get proper monsoon rainfalls that it used to get every year. Some parts of Pakistan…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (August 5 – August 12)

India From Orissa to Gujarat: A journey of UAC! Bay of Bengal in dead faint! No major weather system forming! The monsoon is likely to remain active over parts of central India and the Gangetic plain during the weekend due to the expected upper air cyclonic circulations. Isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall would occur…

Rare tornado sweeps through Russia – Was it new?

The former Soviet Union saw an unusual storm in the small town of Krasnozavodsk of the Moscow region. The world’s largest country usually gets extreme winter storms but a tornado send the country to think that what does global warming holds for Russia. What really happened? On August 1, a rare and unusually powerful tornado…