World Aug 26

Aftermath of a 7.2 magnitude quake in Les Cayes
U.S. pledges more aid to earthquake victims in Haiti

The United States pledged another $32 million in aid to the victims of Haiti's 7.2-magnitude earthquake Thursday, as the country's interim prime minister defended his government's response.

World Jul 23

Rescue workers evacuate people from a flooded area to safer places after heavy rains in Kolhapur
Landslides, monsoon flooding kill over 100 in western India

In Ratnagiri district, 200 people were rescued from hilly areas on Thursday after the heavy rains. In the coastal town of Chiplun, home to 70,000 people, more than half the area was flooded, said B.N. Patil, district administrator of Ratnagiri.