6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Central Italy

6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Central Italy






6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Central Italy Buildings collapse, there are no immediate reports of casualties. Sunday, a strong earthquake measuring 6.6 magnitude struck central Italy, causing the collapse of buildings in small cities and towns already shaken by tremors in the past 2 months, there are no immediate reports of casualties. It was a bigger quake […]






Central Italy Earthquake: Damage, Panic, Fear, Injury Abound

Central Italy Earthquake: Damage, Panic, Fear, Injury Abound






Central Italy Earthquake: Damage, Panic, Fear, Injury Abound Dozens of people sustained minor injuries and others more serious ones Daylight revealed widespread damage in central Italy Thursday after strong earthquakes overnight that caused panic and fear among residents just 2 months after a quake nearby killed hundreds. No one was killed this time, but dozens […]






The World’s Most Beautiful Thoroughbred Racecourse

The World’s Most Beautiful Thoroughbred Racecourse






The World’s Most Beautiful Thoroughbred Racecourse Chile’s oldest racecourse is one of the world’s most beautiful. The Club Hipico’s palatial complex is a vast green oasis at the south east of Santiago’s city centre. Since its construction almost a 100 years ago, it has ranked as 1 of the architectural highlights of the Thoroughbred world; […]






California Wildfires Destroy Homes, Hundreds Evacuate

California Wildfires Destroy Homes, Hundreds Evacuate






California Wildfires Destroy Homes, Hundreds Evacuate FLASH: Authorities say a 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of starting a massive wildfire that destroyed more than 175 homes, business and other structures in the Lower Lake area of Lake County. Lake County Sheriff Brian Martin said Damin Anthony Pashilk of Clearlake, California was arrested Monday on 17 […]






New Measures Address Fire Safety Risks at Dubai’s Tall Towers

New Measures Address Fire Safety Risks at Dubai’s Tall Towers






New Measures Address Fire Safety Risks at Dubai’s Tall Towers The recent fire at the high-rise Sulafa Tower in Dubai Marina brought back focus to the fire safety issue  Wednesday, 20 July, the Sulafa Tower in the Dubai Marina, a 78-story high-rise residential building, suffered extensive fire damage as a result of the spread of […]






Update 3: Sand WildFire Threatens Thousands of Homes

Update 3: Sand WildFire Threatens Thousands of Homes






Update 3: Sand WildFire Threatens Thousands of Homes: ‘These are Not Normal Times,’ Warn Authorities As the Sand Fire ravages 33,000 acres and displaces 22,000 people, authorities are begging residents to heed evacuation orders. A California Sand Wildfire has destroyed more than 18 homes, left 1 man dead and is forcing thousands of residents to evacuate as […]






Update: Santa Barbara Wildfire, “it is Very Hot and will get Hotter”

Update: Santa Barbara Wildfire, “it is Very Hot and will get Hotter”






Update: Santa Barbara Wildfire, “it is Very Hot and will get Hotter” The wildfire in Santa Barbara County, California has burned thousands of acres and prompted the declaration of a local emergency as firefighters continue into the weekend facing extremely difficult conditions. More than 1,200 personnel were responding to the wild fire, which has been […]






Dubai Buildings to be Given Star Ratings

Dubai Buildings to be Given Star Ratings






Dubai Buildings to be Given Star Ratings The new Star system being developed by the Emirate’s land department aims to simplify rental and service charge calculations Properties in Dubai will be subject to a new Star rating system under plans announced by the Emirate’s land department, a DLD statement confirming the move. It said Dubai’s buildings […]






Luxury Condominium Properties Now Coming With Private Jets

Luxury Condominium Properties Now Coming With Private Jets






Luxury Condominium Properties Now Coming With Private Jets Not too long ago, rooftop pools, gyms and golf simulation rooms were amenities that helped sell a high-end condominium, no longer. As the luxury housing market expanded after the Y 2008 financial crisis, developers expanded the luxuries with screening rooms, wine cellars, and concierges. Now comes a new development […]