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Ida forecast to hit US as 'extremely...

Ida forecast to hit US as Category 4...

North America

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Scientists have warned of a rise in the number of powerful cyclones as the ocean surface warms due to...

Tropical Storm Elsa becomes hurricane,...

Tropical Storm Elsa becomes...

World

Wed, Jul 7 2021

Preliminary damage estimates were at more than $12 million in St Lucia and $5.3 million in Jamaica

Infographic: Punishing hurricanes to...

Infographic: Punishing hurricanes to...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The destruction wrought by hurricanes Eta and Iota is raising fears of a new wave of mass migration from...

Dozens killed as Hurricane Eta wreaks...

Dozens killed as Hurricane Eta wreaks...

Latin America

Fri, Nov 6 2020

More than 70 people were reported killed across the region of mostly poor countries wedged between Mexico...

Category Four hurricane Eta smashes...

Category Four hurricane Eta hits...

North America

Wed, Nov 4 2020

Eta is forecast to move inland over northern Nicaragua and central Honduras through Wednesday and into...

UN: Sharp rise in natural disasters...

UN: Sharp rise in natural disasters...

World

Mon, Oct 12 2020

Some 7,348 major disaster events were recorded globally, claiming 1.23 million lives, affecting 4.2 billion...

Hurricane Paulette gains strength as...

Hurricane Paulette threatens...

North America

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Paulette, a category one hurricane, is located about 155 miles (249 km) southeast of Bermuda and approaching...

Laura lashes Cuba, expected to become...

Laura lashes Cuba, expected to become...

World

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Cuban authorities had evacuated at least 160,000 people in the provinces of Guantanamo, Santiago de Cuba,...

Oil firms evacuate staff, curb offshore...

Oil firms evacuate staff, curb offshore...

North America

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Storms Marco and Laura are poised to become hurricanes and make back-to-back landfalls along the central...

Isaias lashes US east coast with fierce...

Isaias lashes US east coast with fierce...

North America

Tue, Aug 4 2020

Three hours after reaching the coast, Isaias was downgraded to a Tropical Storm

Storm Isaias nears Florida's east...

Storm Isaias nears Florida's east...

North America

Sun, Aug 2 2020

'Little change was expected in the storm's strength in the next couple of days'

Hurricane Isaias lashes Bahamas on way...

Hurricane Isaias lashes Bahamas on way...

North America

Sat, Aug 1 2020

The category one storm, packing winds of up to 136km an hour, gained strength after sweeping over the...

We are not individuals fighting a faceless...

We are not individuals fighting a faceless...

Anik Kabir

Fri, Jan 24 2020

How our positive behaviours can influence others

Report: Trump suggested nuking...

Report: Trump suggested nuking...

North America

Mon, Aug 26 2019

The White House declined to comment on the report earlier, but Axios quoted a senior administration official...

Let us take climate change...

Let us take climate change...

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Climate change is a problem of the present, not just the future

Over a million told to flee as Hurricane...

Over a million told to flee as Hurricane...

North America

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Storm surge and hurricane watches may be issued early Tuesday for portions of southeastern US

Hawaii braces for major hurricane

Hawaii braces for major hurricane

North America

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Some 1,500 residents have already sought shelter in temporary evacuation centers, mainly in and around...

2017 is the tipping point

2017 is the tipping point

Saleemul Huq

Mon, Nov 13 2017

The time is ripe for parties at COP23 to take the next step

Deadly Hurricane Nate approaches

Deadly Hurricane Nate approaches

North America

Sat, Oct 7 2017

While Nate was forecast to be a weak hurricane, it could still cause unexpected damage

Hurricane Maria strengthens as it heads...

Hurricane Maria strengthens as it heads...

North America

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Maria is approaching the eastern Caribbean less than two weeks after Irma hammered the region before...

Learning resilience from the people...

Learning resilience from the people...

Tribune Climate

Thu, Sep 14 2017

While at least 300,000 people died in the 1970 Bhola Cyclone, only a few persons lose their lives from...