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The Indian Triple Disaster: Virus, Heat Wave And Locusts

By Associated Press As if the coronavirus wasn't enough, India grappled with scorching temperatures and the worst locusts invasion in decades as authorities prepared for...

Cyclone Amphan Causes Havoc: Sewa International Releases $10,000 in First Tranche of Disaster Relief

Sewa International announced the first tranche of $10,000 toward rescue and relief operations as Super Cyclone Amphan devastated vast stretches of two states in...

Here’s how Climate Change Has Affected Livelihood in Africa

By Rael Ombuor As the Earth heats up, weather and climate patterns are changing dramatically around the globe. Africa felt the effects of those changes in...

WFP: Nearly 2 Million Mozambique Cyclone Survivors Face Imminent Food Shortage

The World Food Program warns 1.9 million Mozambicans battered by two devastating cyclones earlier this year are at risk of severe food shortages without...

Heavy Drenching in Bengal, Cyclone Fani Strongest Storm in Decades

Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, uprooted trees and triggered rains as it entered West Bengal...

Southern Hemisphere’s Worst Weather Disasters Ever, Claims UN On Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai may be one of the worst weather disasters ever recorded in the southern hemisphere, U.N. experts say, with Mozambique suffering the brunt...

Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh leaving about 6 dead and 50 injured

DHAKA: Cyclone Roanu has hit the Bangladesh coast, this afternoon leaving at least 6 people dead and about 50 injured. In the coastal districts...

India sends aid to cyclone hit Fiji

New Delhi: India rushed financial and material aid to Fiji that has suffered the biggest cyclone in recorded history last weekend, a senior government official...

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