International finance for adaptation, at little more than $20 billion a year, remains far below the annual $70 billion developing countries are estimated to need - an amount that could rise to $300 ...
The Collector of Andhra's Krishna district, Ranjith Bhasha, on Wednesday warned people not to venture into the sea while informing heavy rain is expected due to Cyclone Asani
It is likely to move in a northwesterly or northerly direction and weaken gradually into a deep depression in the next 24 hours, said a met office special bulletin
Asani, the severe cyclonic storm in the Bay of Bengal, is likely to move in a north-western direction and weaken into a cyclonic storm over the next 12 hours, said the Met office on Tuesday
All necessary preparations have been taken in five coastal districts to face any possible situation that might arise due to cyclonic storm 'Asani'
Moderately heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely in parts of three divisions in Bangladesh due to the effect of cyclone 'Asani'
As more extreme weather drives worsening flooding, erosion and storms in low-lying Bangladesh, thousands of families like hers are moving to the slums of Dhaka
Maximum sustained wind speed within 54 kms of the cyclonic centre is about 62 kph which is rising up to 88 kph in gusts or squalls
The government is taking necessary preparations as cyclone 'Ashani' is likely to hit Bangladesh coast, said state minister for disaster management and relief Md Enamur Rahman on Thursday
Cyclone Batsirai killed at least 10 people and displaced nearly 48,000 when it struck Madagascar overnight, the national disaster management agency said on Sunday
Germany was the country in Europe that suffered the most with losses amounting to 107 million euros and 42,000 victims, over the past four decades
We used to have six seasons in the country, but now see only three due to climate change. Today, it does not rain in the rainy season, but rains at inappropriate times, like in winter
Resort and bar owners on a Philippine island popular with surfers and tourists were expecting a bumper Christmas holiday after Covid-19 restrictions finally eased. Then Super Typhoon Rai wiped them ...