May 26, 2014

Are disasters inherent risks?

by Hugh Cortazzi

Clearly current measures worldwide to cope with disasters and threats to human life are considered inadequate, yet some people in Britain think that overbearing health and safety regulations are curbing the spirt of adventure in the young.

Jan 12, 2012

Hotel blaze kills six in Philippines

Three Americans and a South Korean man were among six people who died Friday when a fire razed a small hotel near a former U.S. naval base in the Philippines, police said. Six bodies, also including those of two women, were recovered after a ...