Rain in India's northern states claims 46 lives, alert sounded in southern Kerala state

Of the 42 fresh deaths, 28 people were killed in Nainital district, six each in Almora and Champawat and one each in Pithoragarh and Udham Singh Nagar districts, the official said

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Scientists warn of a mega-tsunami along Alaskan coast as early as 12 months

Scientists fear that Alaska could soon be hit by a mega-tsunami owing to a landslide which was triggered by melting of glaciers in the region

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20 years witnessed rise in natural disasters, especially in Asia: United Nations

Extreme weather changes triggered by climate change continue to get intenser over time

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Coronavirus complicates South Korea flood response as hundreds gather in shelters

At least 15 people have been killed and more than 1,500 forced from their homes after 42 consecutive days of rain

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Storm Isaias kills four in US, leaves over 2.8 million homes without electricity

Owing to the ferocious storm, over 2.8 million homes have been left without electricity, in places across New York to North Carolina.

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NASA images show quarter of Bangladesh submerged in devastating floods

Images acquired by NASA show the scale of flooding, and were recorded over more than a month between June 2 and July 25

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'Apple Fire' raises the heat in California as temperature touches 41° C

Owing to the dangerous conditions, thousands have been evacuated across the state, especially in the southern region

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China allocates flood relief fund to farmers, agriculture production

The fund is aimed at helping farmers resume production after the disaster and repairing damaged agricultural facilities

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Scientists in New Zealand invent a warning system that predicts volcanic eruptions

A volcanic blast on White Island in 2019 killed 21 people, for there was no warning system in place

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Millions at risk in Bangladesh as monsoon floods add to coronavirus worries

The crisis was expected to worsen in the coming days and more than 200,000 people marooned are at risk

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More Chinese regions brace for floods as storms shift east

Nearly 14 million people in 26 different provinces had been affected by storms and floods by Friday

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Quake measuring 7.7 hits southern Mexico, people run into streets in capital

The US Geological Survey said the quake's magnitude was 7.4

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Storm Cristobal makes landfall in the US state of Louisiana

Sustaining winds of over 80 kilometres per hour (50 mph), the storm hit the coast of the state

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Asteroid the size of golden gate bridge to pass by earth on January 18

The asteroid is classified as an Apollo-class asteroid, which means that its orbit is broader than Earth's and that its orbital path around the Sun may cross our planet's.

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Rain in India's northern states claims 46 lives, alert sounded in southern Kerala state

Of the 42 fresh deaths, 28 people were killed in Nainital district, six each in Almora and Champawat and one each in Pithoragarh and Udham Singh Nagar districts, the official said

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Cyclone Tauktae: Amid pandemic, India's western states brace for storm

Covid-battered India braces for most severe cyclone in over two decades named 'Cyclone Tauktae'.

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Worst floods in 100 years force thousands to flee in Australia

Australia is in the process of evacuating thousands as heavy rain continues to batter the east coast in what has been dubbed as the worst flooding…

Read Article

Scientists warn of a mega-tsunami along Alaskan coast as early as 12 months

Scientists fear that Alaska could soon be hit by a mega-tsunami owing to a landslide which was triggered by melting of glaciers in the region

Read Article

20 years witnessed rise in natural disasters, especially in Asia: United Nations

Extreme weather changes triggered by climate change continue to get intenser over time

Read Article

Coronavirus complicates South Korea flood response as hundreds gather in shelters

At least 15 people have been killed and more than 1,500 forced from their homes after 42 consecutive days of rain

Read Article

Storm Isaias kills four in US, leaves over 2.8 million homes without electricity

Owing to the ferocious storm, over 2.8 million homes have been left without electricity, in places across New York to North Carolina.

Read Article

NASA images show quarter of Bangladesh submerged in devastating floods

Images acquired by NASA show the scale of flooding, and were recorded over more than a month between June 2 and July 25

Read Article

Mercury soars in California as 'Apple Fire' sets the state ablaze

California is currently witnessing a wildfire, with extremely dangerous heat conditions to persist for the next few days.

Read Article

'Apple Fire' raises the heat in California as temperature touches 41° C

Owing to the dangerous conditions, thousands have been evacuated across the state, especially in the southern region

Read Article

China allocates flood relief fund to farmers, agriculture production

The fund is aimed at helping farmers resume production after the disaster and repairing damaged agricultural facilities

Read Article

Eight animal species killed by floods in India's Kaziranga National Park

More than 100 wild animals have died this year at the Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve in Assam owing to intense flooding.

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Scientists in New Zealand invent a warning system that predicts volcanic eruptions

A volcanic blast on White Island in 2019 killed 21 people, for there was no warning system in place

Read Article

Millions at risk in Bangladesh as monsoon floods add to coronavirus worries

The crisis was expected to worsen in the coming days and more than 200,000 people marooned are at risk

Read Article

More Chinese regions brace for floods as storms shift east

Nearly 14 million people in 26 different provinces had been affected by storms and floods by Friday

Read Article

Quake measuring 7.7 hits southern Mexico, people run into streets in capital

The US Geological Survey said the quake's magnitude was 7.4

Read Article

Storm Cristobal makes landfall in the US state of Louisiana

Sustaining winds of over 80 kilometres per hour (50 mph), the storm hit the coast of the state

Read Article

Asteroid the size of golden gate bridge to pass by earth on January 18

The asteroid is classified as an Apollo-class asteroid, which means that its orbit is broader than Earth's and that its orbital path around the Sun may cross our planet's.

Read Article

Rain in India's northern states claims 46 lives, alert sounded in southern Kerala state

Of the 42 fresh deaths, 28 people were killed in Nainital district, six each in Almora and Champawat and one each in Pithoragarh and Udham Singh Nagar districts, the official said

Read Article

Scientists warn of a mega-tsunami along Alaskan coast as early as 12 months

Scientists fear that Alaska could soon be hit by a mega-tsunami owing to a landslide which was triggered by melting of glaciers in the region

Read Article

20 years witnessed rise in natural disasters, especially in Asia: United Nations

Extreme weather changes triggered by climate change continue to get intenser over time

Read Article

Coronavirus complicates South Korea flood response as hundreds gather in shelters

At least 15 people have been killed and more than 1,500 forced from their homes after 42 consecutive days of rain

Read Article

Storm Isaias kills four in US, leaves over 2.8 million homes without electricity

Owing to the ferocious storm, over 2.8 million homes have been left without electricity, in places across New York to North Carolina.

Read Article

NASA images show quarter of Bangladesh submerged in devastating floods

Images acquired by NASA show the scale of flooding, and were recorded over more than a month between June 2 and July 25

Read Article

'Apple Fire' raises the heat in California as temperature touches 41° C

Owing to the dangerous conditions, thousands have been evacuated across the state, especially in the southern region

Read Article

China allocates flood relief fund to farmers, agriculture production

The fund is aimed at helping farmers resume production after the disaster and repairing damaged agricultural facilities

Read Article

Scientists in New Zealand invent a warning system that predicts volcanic eruptions

A volcanic blast on White Island in 2019 killed 21 people, for there was no warning system in place

Read Article

Millions at risk in Bangladesh as monsoon floods add to coronavirus worries

The crisis was expected to worsen in the coming days and more than 200,000 people marooned are at risk

Read Article

More Chinese regions brace for floods as storms shift east

Nearly 14 million people in 26 different provinces had been affected by storms and floods by Friday

Read Article

Quake measuring 7.7 hits southern Mexico, people run into streets in capital

The US Geological Survey said the quake's magnitude was 7.4

Read Article

Storm Cristobal makes landfall in the US state of Louisiana

Sustaining winds of over 80 kilometres per hour (50 mph), the storm hit the coast of the state

Read Article

Cyclone Tauktae: Amid pandemic, India's western states brace for storm

Covid-battered India braces for most severe cyclone in over two decades named 'Cyclone Tauktae'.

Read Article

Worst floods in 100 years force thousands to flee in Australia

Australia is in the process of evacuating thousands as heavy rain continues to batter the east coast in what has been dubbed as the worst flooding the country has seen in a century.

Read Article

Mercury soars in California as 'Apple Fire' sets the state ablaze

California is currently witnessing a wildfire, with extremely dangerous heat conditions to persist for the next few days.

Read Article

Eight animal species killed by floods in India's Kaziranga National Park

More than 100 wild animals have died this year at the Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve in Assam owing to intense flooding.

Read Article