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India evacuates 100,000 from homes, virus hospital ahead of cyclone

India evacuates 100,000 from homes, virus hospital ahead of cyclone

At least 100,000 people, including some coronavirus patients, were being moved to safer locations according to officials Tuesday, as India's west coast braced for a cyclone ...

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.

Weather delays SpaceX's first astronaut launch from Florida

Weather delays SpaceX's first astronaut launch from Florida

SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, was forced by foul weather to scrub a planned launch on Wednesday of two Americans into orbit from Florida ...

Unsettled weather, rain again expected in country from Saturday

Unsettled weather, rain again expected in country from Saturday

More rain is expected in the country from Saturday, the weather forecast shows.

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 ...

Dusty weather hits Doha

Dusty weather hits Doha

Thundery rain is expected in some places on Sunday, the Qatar Met department has said. Thundershowers have also been forecast in offshore areas on Sunday along with strong winds and high seas.

Met Dept warns of strong winds, high seas

Met Dept warns of strong winds, high seas

Weather inshore tonight until 6am on Saturday will be partly cloudy and slightly dusty to dusty at times, the Department of Meteorology said

Monster storm strengthens in Pacific, lashing Vanuatu

Monster storm strengthens in Pacific, lashing Vanuatu

A deadly Pacific cyclone intensified as it hit Vanuatu on Monday, threatening a natural disaster that experts fear will undermine the impoverished Pacific nation's battle to remain coronavirus-free.

28 feared dead after Solomons ferry ignores storm warning

28 feared dead after Solomons ferry ignores storm warning

At least 28 ferry passengers were swept overboard in a powerful storm off the Solomon Islands, reports said Saturday, with the captain unaware he had lost anyone until the boat docked.

Doha, other places see rain, thunderstorms

Doha, other places see rain, thunderstorms

Doha and other parts of the country experienced rain, thunderstorms and strong winds on Wednesday, with reports of hail falling in some places also coming in.

Unsettled weather with chance of rain from Wednesday: Met

Unsettled weather with chance of rain from Wednesday: Met

The country is expected to witness unsettled weather conditions, intermittently from Wednesday until the beginning of next week, the Qatar Met department has said.

More than 200,000 hit by Congo floods

More than 200,000 hit by Congo floods

More than 200,000 people have been affected by floods that have ravaged Republic of Congo since last year, authorities said Saturday.