Book Title : My Journey in Science - Autobiography of an Indian Scientist
Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk, Prof. of Eminence, Punjabi University, Patiala
Published by : Gracious Books, Patiala, India
Year of Publication : 2018; Price : Rs...
"Mera Jeevan Safar" (Autobiography of Prof. H. S. Virk) - Book Review by Dr. D. P. Singh*
Book : Mera Jeevan Safar (Punjabi)
Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk
Publication Year : March 2017
No. of Pages/ Cost : 160, Rs 250
Published by : Gracious Books, 23 Shalimar...
156 dead, 5,500 injured in China earthquake
Frantic search for survivors continues after tremor devastates Sichuan province
By Didi Tang, AP - April 20, 2013 9:05 AM
A girl gives offerings to the dead by the side of a badly damaged building in Longmen township,
an area close...
At least 10 people were killed after a magnitude-5.2 earthquake toppled several buildings in southern Spain near the town of Lorca, officials say.
The quake struck at a depth of just 1km (0.6 miles), some 120km south-west of Alicante, at 1847 (1647 GMT), the US Geological Survey reported...
Japan Earthquake Relief Underway as
UNITED SIKHS Aid Team Delivers Emergency Relief Materials
Nearly half a million people impacted, Nuclear crisis rating increased
Relief supplies for personal hygiene and to help keep warm are top priority
First consignment of...
It is no question,
a very heart breaking incident
deserving of everyone's support,
to help morally
talk to people who have been directly impacted and provide words and deeds of support that they are not alone
volunteer, write, talk and communicate supportivily
to help rebuild
I set this thread up to keep a running record of the human catastrophe following the 8.9 earthquake on March 11, 2011. Feel free to discuss the issues and post follow-up stories. spnadmin
How to help relief options can be found at this link...
Go to this link, where there is an interactive tool, in both English and Japanese.
You can enter information in one of two ways:
I am looking for someone.
I have information about someone.
Local Japan Emergency dials:
171 + 1 +...
LATEST NEWS: Over 1,000 people dead & hundreds missing!
60 killed in major tsunami after 8.9 Japan quake
AP | Mar 11, 2011, 06.34pm IST
TOKYO: A ferocious tsunami spawned by one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded slammed Japan's eastern coast on Friday, killing at least 60 people...
See photo slide show at this link http://www.smh.com.au/photogallery/world/earthquake-strikes-christchurch/20110222-1b3a5.html
New Zealand earthquake strikes Christchurch, killing at least 65 people
City hit by 6.3-magnitude quake on busy weekday afternoon, its second major quake in five...
Sikhs for Haiti: 2010 in Retrospect
Selfless Service to continue in 2011 for the Children of Haiti
* An year after the Earthquake, the work in Haiti continues
* UNITED SIKHS joins hands with the Sikh Community in Canada and USA to continue the work in Haiti for a better...
Chile Earthquake and Tsunami Relief
UNITED SIKHS Aid Team continues distributing Hot Meals and Supplies
SANTIAGO, CHILE: UNITED SIKHS joined forces with Langar Chile, a registered Sikh Organization in Chile, to provide langar (community kitchen) serving hot meals to Chilean families...
Strong earthquake shakes Mexico, U.S. - 25 minutes ago
A 7.2-magnitude earthquake centered just south of the US border near Mexicali, was felt by more than 20 million people throughout northern Mexico, ...
British study says toads hopped away from breeding site days before deadly Italian earthquake
British study says toads hopped away from breeding site days before deadly Italian earthquake - Yahoo! Canada News
LONDON - When it comes to predicting...
Chile Earthquake May Have Shortened Days on Earth
Chile Earthquake May Have Shortened Days on Earth - Yahoo! News
<!-- end .byline --> The massive 8.8 earthquake that struck Chile may have changed the entire Earth's rotation and shortened the length of days on...
Powerful quake strikes Argentina
At least one death reported in magnitude 6.3 temblor
NBC, msnbc.com and news services
updated 53 minutes ago
SALTA, Argentina - A strong earthquake struck northwestern Argentina on Saturday on the same day that a massive temblor struck neighboring Chile...
8.8-magnitude earthquake hits Chile
Buildings fall 200 miles from epicenter in Santiago; casualties unknown
Huge quake hits Chile, sparks tsunami warning - Americas- msnbc.com
A massive magnitude-8.8 earthquake struck near the coast of south-central Chile early on Saturday, collapsing...
Haitian Families in Brooklyn Receive Legal Assistance, Hot Meals as Part of UNITED SIKHS Haiti Earthquake Relief Effort
Brooklyn, NY: UNITED SIKHS is providing urgent legal advocacy services and serving Langgar (traditional Sikh community hot meals) to Haitian families in NYC impacted by...