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  1. Disaster was not a stranger to Norwegian composer Geirr Tveitt (1908-1981).
  2. The disaster was made much worse by fire caused by wooden carriages and gas lighting, and the coal in one of the coal trains.
  3. The disaster was so great that the knights of Western Europe were discouraged of launching a new expedition against the Turks. (Web site)
  4. The disaster was caused by cold-temperature impairment of the SRB O-rings, a mission critical component.
  5. The disaster is killing thousands in Aceh but the Indonesian military has been doing that for years.


  1. For more detailed criticisms of disaster relief, see Political effects of Hurricane Katrina.
  2. The Indonesian Development of Education and Permaculture assisted in disaster relief in Aceh, Indonesia after the 2004 Tsunami [6]. (Web site)
  3. What came out of the critical look was that FEMA was spending 12 times more for "black operations" than for disaster relief.

Largest Natural Disaster

  1. Economist and crisis consultant Randall Bell wrote: "Hurricane Katrina in 2005 was the largest natural disaster in the history of the United States.

Tenerife Disaster

  1. The Tenerife disaster had the greastest number of casualties of any air disaster until the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks.
  2. Known as Tenerife disaster, the airliner collision took place on 27 March 1977 at Los Rodeos airport in the north of the island and involved two Boeing 747s. (Web site)

Public Relations Disaster

  1. It was in the wake of this public relations disaster that the Victoria Cross was born. (Web site)
  2. Let’s be blunt: The decision to prorogue has been a public relations disaster, and the Conservatives must accept a lot of the blame.

National Disaster

  1. In Sri Lanka, the government called Sunday's events a national disaster and appealed for emergency relief. (Web site)

Worst Disaster

  1. July 8 - The Great Fire of 1892 devastated the city of St. John's, Newfoundland, and is remembered as the worst disaster in Newfoundland history.
  2. On May 24, 1881, the ferry SS Victoria capsized in the Thames River, drowning approximately 200 passengers, the worst disaster in London's history.
  3. When Katrina ended her deadly mission America suffered the worst disaster in her storied history. (Web site)

Potential Disaster

  1. When you invest in a good computer and store your information on it, you are setting yourself up for a potential disaster that many viruses can cause.

Seveso Disaster

  1. At the time of the Seveso disaster, the complexity of communication problems under conditions of severe uncertainty was recognized, if not fully managed. (Web site)
  2. In 1976, an accident at a chemical factory in Seveso (Italy) owned by a subsidiary of Roche caused a large dioxin contamination; see Seveso disaster.
  3. Meanwhile the European parliament is attempting to strengthen its environmental legislation, originally introduced in response to the Seveso disaster.

Tsunami Disaster

  1. At an emergency disaster summit in Jakarta, the government has pledged an additional USD 10m to help victims of the tsunami disaster. (Web site)
  2. In Sinabang Island, near the epicentre, thousands of people flee into the hills fearing a repeat of the tsunami disaster. (Web site)
  3. In 2005, Cantrell, Inez, and Kinney reunited to perform a benefit concert in Seattle for victims of the Tsunami Disaster that struck south Asia. (Web site)

Man-Made Disaster

  1. The man-made disaster is not an inadequate or incompetent response by federal relief agencies, and it was not directly caused by Hurricane Katrina.
  2. The man-made disaster we are now witnessing in New Orleans did not happen over four days last week.
  3. This is an economic crisis and should be dealt with as such, just as you would a natural disaster. This is a man-made disaster from within. (Web site)

Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster

  1. However in the aftermath of Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, the timing of future shuttle missions can only be stated tentatively.
  2. Seventeen years later, in 2003, a similar tribute was paid to the astronauts who died in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster. (Web site)

Ufa Train Disaster

  1. The Ufa train disaster happened on June 4, 1989, killing 575 people, as a result of a natural gas leak.

Complete Disaster

  1. The tour proved to be a complete disaster, as many in the uncultured American audiences of that time had never before seen ballet. (Web site)
  2. Growers breathed a collective sigh of relief after picking enough healthy Chardonnay and Pinot Noir to save what looked initially like a complete disaster.

Unmitigated Disaster

  1. Director Spike Lee's When the Levees Broke is the definitive document of the unmitigated disaster that was, and is, Hurricane Katrina.
  2. The ineptitude of all levels of government in their response to Katrina closely mirrors the unmitigated disaster of Iraq. (Web site)

Worst Natural Disaster

  1. January 15 - An earthquake hits San Juan, Argentina killing an estimated 10,000 people in the worst natural disaster in Argentina's history.
  2. A hurricane and huge waves kills about 2,500 in Santa Cruz del Sur in the worst natural disaster in Cuba history.
  3. The earthquake and resulting fire are remembered as the worst natural disaster in the history of the United States alongside the Galveston Hurricane of 1900.

Financial Disaster

  1. If someone has a claim against the title to your new home and you are not insured, the result could be financial disaster.

Disaster Report

  1. Disaster Report is a survival action adventure game, released on the PlayStation 2 in 2003, which centres around a natural disaster.
  2. And so you have Disaster Report, an adventure that takes place on an artificial island devastated by an earthquake and falling apart at the seams. (Web site)

First Mission

  1. The first mission in which people occupied a space station also ended in disaster. (Web site)
  2. The first mission flown by Atlantis after the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster was STS-115, conducted during September 2006. (Web site)

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster

  1. In 1986 President Ronald Reagan appointed him to the Rogers Commission, which investigated the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster of that year. (Web site)
  2. President Ronald Reagan appointed him to the Presidential Commission that investigated the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster in 1986. (Web site)
  3. The Space Shuttle Challenger disaster was a space disaster that occurred at 11:39 a.m.

Disaster Areas

  1. After Hurricane Katrina, all counties in Mississippi were declared disaster areas, with 49 counties eligible for full Federal assistance.
  2. He asked the government to consider Kiboga among the disaster areas like Teso.

Disaster Area

  1. The disaster area left in the wake of Hurricane Katrina covers the Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to Mobile, Alabama -- and at least 150 miles inland. (Web site)
  2. Friday 25th February 2005 West Ambrym has been declared a disaster area following eruptions and acid rain which has caused damage to food gardens. (Web site)
  3. Before it's all over Rambo has caused enough destruction to declare the place a disaster area. (Web site)

Columbia Disaster

  1. In the wake of the Columbia disaster, NASA assessed the risk to the public posed by a returning shuttle that might suffer a catastrophic breakup. (Web site)
  2. This mission to the ISS was intended both to test new safety measures implemented since the Columbia disaster, and to deliver supplies to the station.
  3. But as astronauts now prepare to ride another shuttle into space, few Americans are aware of the most critical issue raised by the Columbia disaster.

Natural Disasters

  1. The risk for outbreaks after natural disasters is low, particularly when the disaster does not result in substantial population displacement. (Web site)
  2. The dam diverts much needed water from Bangladesh and adds a man-made disaster to the country plagued by natural disasters. (Web site)

Natural Disaster

  1. Hazard Insurance Protects the insured against loss due to fire or other natural disaster in exchange for a premium paid to the insurer.
  2. Supports people affected by war or natural disaster, anywhere in the world. (Web site)
  3. Nyiragongo was the scene of a natural disaster in 2002 when 400,000 people were displaced by an eruption. (Web site)

Disaster Recovery

  1. A strong all around contender with no particular focus on any area (has network analysis, disaster recovery, antivirus, forensics and so-on). (Web site)
  2. The objective behind disaster recovery and business continuance plans is accessibility to data anywhere and at any time.
  3. Witt initiated reforms that would help to streamline the disaster recovery and mitigation process.


  1. Business Continuity Management is a relatively new term that is often thought of as another way to say "disaster recovery" but it much more.
  2. James Lee Burke, who knows his way around catastrophe, addresses the disaster with a short story collection, Jesus Out to Sea. (Web site)
  3. He made his way to the Taku district of Mangareva which was ruled by his brother Hoi and told the tale of disaster in Mata-ki-te-rangi.


  1. They don't use the chaos of a disaster as an opportunity to prey on their fellow men. (Web site)
  2. Theatre is a disaster area: a world of precarious illusion in which, as Michael Frayn brilliantly showed in Noises Off, chaos is always impending. (Web site)


  1. He was successful on the Eastern front during World War I, but after the disaster at Verdun (1916) he was replaced (Aug., 1916) by Hindenburg. (Web site)
  2. In Aug. 2000 the Russian government was severely criticized for its handling of the Kursk disaster, a nuclear submarine accident that left 118 sailors dead. (Web site)
  3. The island province however encountered an ecological disaster on Aug.


  1. The Crusader army was largely annihilated in what was a major disaster for the Crusaders and a turning point in the history of the Crusades.

Hurricane Season

  1. Gen. Carl Strock, the Corps chief, said as the agency issued a 6,000-page-plus report on the disaster on Day 1 of the new hurricane season. (Web site)
  2. The hurricane season of 2005 included the worst natural disaster ever to hit the United States.


  1. It would be too easy to simply focus on the political aspects of the disaster; instead, she renders the stories of the storm, both human and natural. (Web site)
  2. The storm ensured Galveston's place in history as the scene of the worst natural disaster in the United States. (Web site)


  1. Massive reconstruction aid in Banda Aceh has rebuilt a new city on top of the ruins but survivors are only now putting memories of the disaster behind them. (Web site)
  2. Rebuilding is a daunting prospect, but like the rest of Aceh, the survivors are refusing to let the disaster destroy what little they have left. (Web site)
  3. In a major disaster, time is of the essence, and survivors will succumb to thirst and dehydration much faster than malnutrition.


  1. He warred against the Turks successfully, and when the shah turned victory to disaster by a conciliatory peace, Nadir in 1732 deposed him.
  2. This could have been a disaster for the Crusaders, but the victory frees them of both supply problems and from harassment by Turks for a while.


  1. Made exclusively for your PS2, Disaster Report is a game that puts you at the epicenter of action.


  1. Within four days of the quake, cinemas around New Zealand offered news specials about the disaster. (Web site)


  1. Helps respected, efficient charities bring relief to the victims of natural disaster, famine, disease, poverty and war. (Web site)
  2. This runs contrary to the laws of sustainable living systems, which hold that poverty in one place ultimately spells disaster for the entire system.


  1. About 1,500 people were killed on the U.S. Gulf Coast and $80 billion in damages made Katrina the costliest U.S. natural disaster. (Web site)
  2. This insurance covers replacement costs for damages caused by fire, wind or other disaster that might affect the value of the property.


  1. To demonstrate the love of Christ to people affected by disaster, conflict and poverty around the world.


  1. Spiritual Knowledge - Spiritual way to prevent disaster by recitation of Brahm mantra,non violence and compassion. (Web site)
  2. Never before did a natural disaster bring out so much compassion, goodwill and generosity. (Web site)


  1. A death toll is the number of dead as a result of war, violence, accident, natural disaster, extreme weather, or disease.
  2. One consequence of the Chernobyl disaster was an increase in thyroid cancers in children in the years following the accident. (Web site)
  3. Undoubtedly, the official investigation will determine the Columbia disaster was not an accident by design.


  1. The destruction from hurricane Katrina unleashed a disaster like our nation has never encountered. (Web site)
  2. In Oregon, such a disaster would impact lands and people from the coast into the Portland area, causing property loss, structural damages and destruction. (Web site)
  3. These images were among the most powerful representations of the disaster, as viewers could easily trace the path of destruction. (Web site)


  1. It turned out to be a major disaster for the crusader states, which would ultimately lead to the fall of Jerusalem (and the Third Crusade).
  2. The Doge himself had sailed in 1122 in response to a combined plea from Jerusalem and from the Pope, following the disaster at the Field of Blood.


  1. Combined with the levees-only river management strategy of the Army Corps of Engineers, the floods were a disaster waiting to happen. (Web site)
  2. Floods In 1936, Springfield suffered its most devastating natural disaster. (Web site)
  3. Subsequently, the United States provided $265,000 in disaster assistance after Tropical Storm Michelle inundated the north coast with floods.


  1. A month after the disaster, people remain anxious and nervous even in areas not directly affected.
  2. The ' Columbia Disaster ' was a huge setback for NASA and it affected the space program for a considerable period, thereafter. (Web site)
  3. The Seveso disaster was so named because Seveso was the community most affected. (Web site)


  1. This is all going to end in a disaster for Google or a disaster for the Knol service, one way or the other. (Web site)
  2. With the Columbia disaster in February 2003 still fresh in everyone's mind, another catastrophe would immediately end the 25-year-old shuttle program.
  3. At the very end, when Henry Kissinger was angry, we mined Haiphong harbor, which we had been told throughout the war would bring absolute disaster. (Web site)


  1. They are also currently helping to raise funds for a disaster relief fund to help recovery from the tragedy caused by the Indian Ocean tsunami.


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