Burma Millions Vulnerable and China Earthquake May Be Man-Made

UN raises Burma cyclone estimate The UN has sharply increased its estimate of those severely affected by Burma’s cyclone to 2.5m people.

The figure was revised up from the 1.5m previously thought to be in need, following the storm 12 days ago.

Since Cyclone Nargis struck, hardly any foreign aid workers […]

What Happens Behind Closed Bathroom Doors

WHO: Nearly 2 million people die every year from diseases related to bad sanitation World Toilet Association aims to provide toilet facilities to impoverished nations South Korea’s “Mr. Toilet” unanimously elected association’s first president 2.6 billion people worldwide lack access to proper restrooms

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The World Toilet Association […]