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Cyclone Yaas: Powerful tropical storm hits eastern India, southern Bangladesh

A powerful cyclone with wind speeds upto 80kmph tore into eastern India, with reports suggesting it has killed several people. Cyclone Yaas, which intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm”, hit the states of West Bengal and Orissa on Wednesday, as well as lashing southern Bangladesh. This is the second cyclone to hit the country […]

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Cyclone Yaas: Very severe cyclonic storm expected to hit India’s West Bengal, Odisha and neighbouring Bangladesh on May 26

A low pressure was formed over Bay of Bengal today, which is likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm and move towards the Indian state of West Bengal and adjoining Odisha and Bangladesh coasts around May 26 morning, the regional met department said. The system dubbed as Cyclone Yaas is very likely to […]

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CCTV Footage: Mumbai woman escapes giant tree falling on her as cyclone Tauktae pounds the city

A woman in the Indian city of Mumbai escaped a giant tree falling on her. The entire incident was caught on CCTV camera. The city was battered by a monster cyclone Tauktae on Monday which uprooted trees, damaged cars and infrastructure. The incident took place in the city’s Vikhroli area. In the video a giant […]

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Monster storm slams India’s west coast killing at least 29; Nearly 90 oil workers missing in the sea

The Indian Navy mounted a massive air and sea rescue mission on Tuesday for oil workers and crew whose barges sank in heavy seas following a powerful cyclone that tore up the west coast killing at least 29 people. The Indian navy said it had rescued 177 of the 270 people aboard and that efforts […]

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Cyclone Tauktae: India’s western coast braces for a powerful storm, thousands evacuated

At least four people died in India as a powerful cyclone approaches the coronavirus-hit nation, with tens of thousands been made to evacuate from their homes. Cyclone Tauktae is moving northwards in parallel with the country’s western coast, bringing heavy rains, thunderstorms and strong winds to several states. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issued an […]

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Rare tropical storm approaches Tanzania after nearly seven decades

A rare tropical storm was approaching Tanzania and could become the first cyclone to make landfall in the nation in modern records. Tropical Cyclone Jobo, located near Madagascar in the South Indian Ocean, is currently equivalent to a strong tropical storm with winds just shy of 100km/hr. Although Jobo is churning over the very warm […]

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Damage of Cyclone Yasa in Fiji compared to war zone as aerial flight shows villages WIPED OUT

The damage of Cyclone Yasa that wrecked Fiji is being compared to a war zone as reconnaissance flights showed entire villages wiped out and authorities put the cost at hundreds of millions of dollars. A state of natural disaster has been declared for 30 days as emergency services scrambled to provide food and clothing to […]

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Tropical Storm Iota strengthens to CATEGORY 5 HURRICANE ahead of landfall in Central America

Tropical Storm Iota strengthened into a Category 5 hurricane and is expected to make landfall in Central America as a “catastrophic” storm on Monday night. Hurricane Iota has maximum sustained winds of 160 mph and is forecast to bring a life-threatening storm surge of as much as 15 to 20 feet along with rainfall of […]

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Central America – Honduras, Guatemala brace for another Tropical Storm ‘Iota’

Reeling under the destruction after Hurricane Eta, Honduras and Guatemala are bracing for another tropical storm to hit the region. A statement on from the United States-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warned that Tropical Storm Iota was expected to strengthen, bringing “dangerous winds, storm surge and rainfall” to Central America starting on Monday. “Iota is […]

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IN PICTURES, Hurricane Laura: Devastation from one of strongest storms to hit United States

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Two tropical storms Laura and Marco pose double threat to the Gulf Coast

Two tropical storms are advanced across the Caribbean on Saturday as potentially historic threats to the U.S. Gulf Coast, one dumping rain on Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while the other was pushing toward the tip of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, whose sprawling resorts had been almost emptied by pandemic restrictions. Tropical Storms Laura and […]

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California wildfires

California is bearing the brunt of another wildfire storm. This time the wildfires had broken all the older records and is setting new, bigger record this season. The 2018 fire has destroyed over 1.6 million acres of land, costing $2.8 billion dollars in damage. Series of wildfires erupted in northern California since August. The authorities […]