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A Storm that took the Island by Storm

On the morning of September 5, 2013 (Thursday), another 50yr or centenary deluge revisited the island, in the wake of recent typhoon/ hurricane activities in the north east region of the orient. The precipitation is indefinitely unprecedented, to the extent … Continue reading

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Loy Krathong from your doorsteps

The annual festival of Loy Krathong is a time where believers observe the floatation of the krathong down the river/ stream or water body, deemed as a gesture to discard one’s sins & misdemeanor in the past year, as well … Continue reading

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Hold the Horse on The Cliff Edge

The series of catastrophic events that took the world by storm, ie; upsized tsunamis, frequent quakes, popping volcanoes, trending anarchy, viral mutation, epidemic outbreaks, genocide, senseless killings, flooding, economy crippling etc, all within the past decade, has gotten me thinking … Continue reading

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It isn’t water splashing festival…

The recent weeks of torrent rainfall coupled with inadequate irrigation management in some rural provinces, saw the annual knee high flooding issue escalate into 1 of the deadliest calamity that Thailand faced in nearly half a century. According to CNN … Continue reading

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Submersible Threshold

2 strikes for the authorities in 2 straight years for failing to address trending flash floods in sunny Singapore. June 2010 saw the island visited by a ‘once in 50yrs’ precipitation, so says the Minister, backed by his scholastic team … Continue reading

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