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Nearly 40 feared dead as torrential rains hit southwest Japan

Nearly 40 people were feared dead as torrential rains continued to hit Japan's southwestern island of Kyushu, with river banks at risk of bursting on Monday morning and new evacuation orders put in ...

A man lies on a mattress at a shelter for evacuees of torrential rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo, 6 July 2020.

Mumbai faces first cyclone in 70 yrs, shuts offices, asks people to stay home

Cyclone Nisarga was expected to make landfall near the coastal town of Alibag, around 100 kilometres (60 miles) south of Mumbai, on Wednesday afternoon, forecasters said

Commuters drive along Marine Drive as rain falls in Mumbai on 3 June 2020 as cyclone Nisarga barrels towards India's western coast

Prince Charles expresses sadness over Amphan damages

Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, has expressed sadness over the damages caused by extremely severe cyclonic storm Amphan in Bangladesh in a letter he wrote to prime minister Sheikh Hasina

Prince Charles expresses sadness over Amphan damages

Mother, 2 sons among 4 killed as Nor’wester sweeps Joypurhat

Deputy commissioner Mohammad Jakir Hossain said the storm hit the area at around 10:30pm damaging over 2,000 houses at 40 to 45 villages of Joypurhat sadar, Kalai and Khetlala upazilas

Houses destroyed, trees uprooted in nor’wester in Kholishgari area of Khetlal upazila, Joypurhat on 27 May

Maritime ports asked to hoist cautionary signal 3

The maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no. 3 as a steep pressure gradient persists over the north bay and adjoining ...

Maritime ports asked to hoist cautionary signal 3

Nor’wester destroys over 200 houses in Lalmonirhat

The joy of Eid-ul-Fitr faded for over 2,000 people after a nor’wester destroyed over 200 houses at Kaliganj upazila in Lalmonirhat on Monday morning when people were preparing to attend special ...

Nor’wester destroys 50 houses in Lalmonirhat

‘Amphan’ intensifies into ‘very severe cyclonic storm’

The severe cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ over the southeast Bay and adjoining southwest Bay has moved slightly northwards and intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm over the same area, says ...

Screen-grab taken from Cyclocane

Maritime ports asked to hoist signal no. 4 as ‘Amphan’ approaches

Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local warning signal No. 4 as cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ approaches

Fishing boats and trawlers have been advised not to venture into the deep sea

Rain likely in parts of country

Mild heat wave is sweeping over Khulna division and parts of Madaripur, Chandpur, Rajshahi, Pabna, Sirajganj, Barishal as well as Patuakhali and it may continue.

Rain likely in parts of country

Philippines evacuates hundreds of thousands as typhoon makes landfall

Typhoon Vongfong, the first to hit the country this year, slammed into the eastern Philippines packing winds of 155 kph and gusts of up to 190 kph, the state weather bureau said.

A group of cruise ships are anchored in Manila Bay as its crew members undergo quarantine amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Manila, Philippines, 8 May 2020.
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