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Storm death toll rises in Central America as Honduran leader pleads for help

Storm death toll rises in Central America as Honduran leader pleads for help

Authorities in Central America recovered more bodies on Thursday from landslides triggered by hurricane Iota, which battered the impoverished region this week, the second deadly storm to roar through this month.

72 settlers storm into Al Aqsa Mosque

72 settlers storm into Al Aqsa Mosque

72 settlers stormed on Monday the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, from the Al-Mughrabi Gate, with heavy security from the Israeli occupation police.

Vietnam tackles typhoon's deadly aftermath as new storm threatens region

Vietnam tackles typhoon's deadly aftermath as new storm threatens region

Rescue teams searched for more signs of life on Friday after a series of deadly landslides in central Vietnam unleashed by heavy rains from Typhoon Molave ...

Tropical storm Saudel threatens Vietnam after soaking Philippines

Tropical storm Saudel threatens Vietnam after soaking Philippines

Vietnam scrambled to evacuate thousands of people from their homes as tropical storm Saudel approached on Wednesday, bringing more misery for a country that has endured weeks of heavy rains and floods ...

Two killed, nine missing as drenching rain hits parts of France and Italy

Two killed, nine missing as drenching rain hits parts of France and Italy

One person died and authorities listed some 20 as missing Saturday after heavy storms lashed southern France and northern Italy with hundreds of aid workers deployed to villages cut off by the deluge.

Ship carrying 6,000 cattle, 43 crew capsized in storm off Japan

Ship carrying 6,000 cattle, 43 crew capsized in storm off Japan

More than 40 crew members were missing after a ship carrying cattle from New Zealand to China capsized in stormy weather in the East China Sea, the Japanese coastguard said on Thursday.

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage

Airlines, airports and insurers across Asia are bracing for the prospect of unusually high damage as the region's tropical storm season begins, as hundreds of aircraft grounded by the coronavirus pandemic ...

Deadly Tropical Storm Amanda hits El Salvador, Guatemala

Deadly Tropical Storm Amanda hits El Salvador, Guatemala

Tropical Storm Amanda triggered flash floods, landslides and power outages as it barrelled through El Salvador and Guatemala Sunday, killing 14 people, authorities said, warning of further heavy rain to come.

GCC countries are resilient to weather coronavirus storm: Oxford Economics

GCC countries are resilient to weather coronavirus storm: Oxford Economics

Most GCC countries are resilient enough to weather the coronavirus storm, Oxford Economics said and noted restrictive measures have been in place for several weeks ...

Bangladesh evacuates 100,000 as Cyclone Bulbul approaches

Bangladesh evacuates 100,000 as Cyclone Bulbul approaches

Bangladesh authorities have evacuated around 100,000 people from the country's low-lying coastal villages and islands with Cyclone Bulbul set to slam into the country later on Saturday, officials said.

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north

The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved further north ...

Trump touches off storm in India with Kashmir mediation offer

Trump touches off storm in India with Kashmir mediation offer

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi never asked US President Donald Trump to help mediate with Pakistan in their dispute over the Kashmir region, the government said on Tuesday ...