Japanese and Chinese floods: Different location – same story!

洪水在中国和日本 China is the world’s second largest economy while Japan is the world’s third largest economy. China and Japan – The two countries that are separated by East China sea are under water now a days. Heavy flooding has brought chaos in both the countries.

Monsoon advancing into Pakistan: All stages set!

“This is the fifth article related to the monsoon season of 2012 and it will be followed by many more articles” “Sleepy way to kick off the monsoon season” Pakistan is lashed by the rains from July to September from the South-west monsoon. This monsoon reaches Pakistan towards the beginning of July and establishes itself by…

Severe conditions – Afghanistan, China and United States!

Chinese Earthquake kills four! Afghan floods kills 37 people! Tropical Debby takes shape! Chinese earthquake  An earthquake of 5.5 magnitude hit southwestern China on June 24, killing at least four people and injuring more than 100. On May 12, 2008, an 8.0-magnitude quake rocked Sichuan province killing tens of thousands in the province. Afghanistan floods…

Portal Interactive: Earthquake – its causes and predictions!

 This article is shared by Farjad Akmal for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan Large earthquakes along the Makran Subduction Zone (MSZ) have generated destructive tsunamis in the past (Berninghausen, 1966). Although the historic record is incomplete, it is believed that tsunamis from this region had significant impact on several countries bordering the Northern Arabian Sea and the Indian…

Portal Interactive: Earthquake in southwestern region of Pakistan

 This article is shared by Farjad Akmal for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan A disastrous earthquake again stuck southwestern Pakistan on 19/01/2011 at 1.23am. This is second large magnitude earthquake hiting Pakistan after 2005 devastating earthquake(7.6Mw). The earthquake occurred at 45 km (30 miles) W of Dalbandin, Pakistan at depth of 84km which is kind of…

Mild Earthquake near Karachi again!!!

On January 14, at about 11:45 pm PKT, moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred in the Arabian sea just 319 kilometres away from the coast of Karachi. The location cordinate was 23.67, 64.21. While the focal depth was about 10 km. The earthquake was not strong enough to generate tsunami in the region. It is worth…