Amid smoggy days in London, growing calls to clean up Europe’s toxic air Oklahoma regulators say the number of induced earthquakes in the state could increase as oil, gas production expands Alaska Volcano Observatory issues aviation alert after brief eruption of volcano on one of the Aleutian Islands. Earthquake of magnitude 6.7 - 278km ENE of Dili, East Timor5.8-magnitude quake jolts Qiemo County of northwest China's Xinjiang: CENCLife turns grey when Beijing signals red alert of smogHong Kong confirms first case of bird flu this seasonChina issued a red alert due to smog, shutting down factories and schools Severe smog continued to shroud northern China and even worsened on Monday, PM2.5 reading in Shijiazhuang exceeded 1,000 mg per cubic meterFloods kill 24 in Vietnam, tourist draw town of Hoi An also affectedEarthquake tremors of 3.4 magnitude felt in Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand at around 10 AMSevere smog lingers in Beijing: the worst air pollution of this winter lingers in Beijing on Sunday and is expected to last for 2 daysEarthquake of magnitude 3.8 struck Upper Siang in Arunachal PradeshEarthquake of magnitude 7.9 - 46km E of Taron, Papua New GuineaEarthquake of magnitude 8.0 - 60km E of Taron, Papua New GuineaDolly Parton's telethon brings in $9+ million for relief efforts for people in Tennessee affected by the wildfires. M5.0 earthquake (sismo) reportedly strikes 44 km NW of Santa Rosa (California) 18min ago. (2nd of its kind 2dy) Lebanon: Heavy rainfall floods roads in Beirut Warm air over the Arctic caused record-breaking delay in fall sea ice freeze-up, leading to extensive melting of Greenland ice sheet - NOAA Varanasi goes ahead of Delhi as city with India's most toxicAsian Development Bank @ADB_HQ loans 499 mln USD to fight air pollution in Beijing and its neighboring regions42 Chinese cities issue air pollution alertsFires still rage near Qayyarah after ISIS set oil wells on fire. Children have suffered headaches, breathing problems, coughing as result Heavy rain and clouds have paused the fighting in East Aleppo -planes can't flyKarnataka: Bengaluru witnesses light showers after Cyclone Vardah made landfall in ChennaiGovt aided, private schools, colleges & other educational institutions in Chennai, Kanchipuram & Tiruvallur to remain closed tomorrow2 fishermen go missing off Kakinada in Andhra; Coast Guard says it has deployed ship for search and rescue operationsCoast Guard puts ships, Dornier planes, Chetak choppers on standby in Visakhapatnam, Chennai and Karaikal in the wake of Vardah cycloneWinds and Rains might still intensify. Do not venture out: National Disaster Management AuthorityFisherman at Pulicat Lake, along the border of Andhra Pradesh & Tamil Nadu safeguard their belongings in view of cyclone vardah

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21 December 2016
Oklahoma regulators say the number of induced earthquakes in the state could increase as oil, gas production expands
Alaska Volcano Observatory issues aviation alert after brief eruption of volcano on one of the Aleutian Islands.
Life turns grey when Beijing signals red alert of smog
Hong Kong confirms first case of bird flu this season
China issued a red alert due to smog, shutting down factories and schools
Severe smog continued to shroud northern China and even worsened on Monday, PM2.5 reading in Shijiazhuang exceeded 1,000 mg per cubic meter
Floods kill 24 in Vietnam, tourist draw town of Hoi An also affected
Severe smog lingers in Beijing: the worst air pollution of this winter lingers in Beijing on Sunday and is expected to last for 2 days
Dolly Parton's telethon brings in $9+ million for relief efforts for people in Tennessee affected by the wildfires.
M5.0 earthquake (sismo) reportedly strikes 44 km NW of Santa Rosa (California) 18min ago. (2nd of its kind 2dy)
Asian Development Bank @ADB_HQ loans 499 mln USD to fight air pollution in Beijing and its neighboring regions
42 Chinese cities issue air pollution alerts
Fires still rage near Qayyarah after ISIS set oil wells on fire. Children have suffered headaches, breathing problems, coughing as result
Karnataka: Bengaluru witnesses light showers after Cyclone Vardah made landfall in Chennai
Fisherman at Pulicat Lake, along the border of Andhra Pradesh & Tamil Nadu safeguard their belongings in view of cyclone vardah