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Sep 18, 2017
Romania hit with violent storm; eight dead, dozens injuredA violent storm in Romania that produced winds of up to 100 kilometers (60 miles) an hour left at least eight people dead and dozens more injured Sunday, authorities said.
Sep 06, 2017
US, India, China facing most natural disasters since 1995, says UN chief Antonio GuterresThe United States has suffered the most number of natural disasters followed by China and India since 1995, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said as he called for building resilience and reducing the risk posed by such calamities.
Sep 02, 2017
Landslide on Shimla highway buries eight vehicles; no casualties reported, say policeA massive landslide on the national highway near the state capital on Saturday buried at least six vehicles and parts of a temple, police said. However, there were no reports of any casualty
Sep 02, 2017
Donald Trump to visit victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Louisiana amid criticism of ignoring suffering of residentsUS President Donald Trump travels to Houston and Lake Charles, Louisiana on Saturday to meet victims of catastrophic storm Harvey, one of the worst natural disasters in US history that is presenting a test of his administration.
Sep 01, 2017
Uttar Pradesh floods: Four more die as death toll rises to 108; over 28 lakh still affectedWith four more deaths, the toll mounted to 108 in the current wave of floods in Uttar Pradesh, where the overall situation remained grim, officials said on Friday
Sep 01, 2017
Hurricane Harvey: White House to seek $5.9 billion from US Congress as relief fundThe White House will ask Congress for emergency funding to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey.
Aug 31, 2017
Hurricane Harvey: Indian-American doctors form relief fund, offer free medical services for victimsIndian-American doctors have started a relief fund to help those affected by the catastrophic floods brought by Hurricane Harvey in the US state of Texas.
Aug 19, 2017
Sierra Leone mudslides: As survivors pick through debris, 600 missing are likely deadSurvivors picking through the debris of Sierra Leone's deadly mudslides are facing the reality that most, if not all, of the estimated 600 people missing are dead.
Aug 18, 2017
Sierra Leone mudslides: 109 minors killed, toll likely to increase as 600 still missingAt least 109 children were among the more than 300 people who were killed in the deadly floods and mudslides that swept through Sierra Leone
Aug 16, 2017
Bengaluru witnesses record rainfall in 127 years; downpour leads to flash floods, power cutsBengaluru witnessed a record 180mm rainfall in barely three hours early on Tuesday, the heaviest downpour in August since 1890, an official said.