NEW DELHI: Storms and lightning across a swathe of northern India have killed at least 47 people, officials said Tuesday, the latest deaths from freak weather that has battered the country this month. Disaster management officials in…
NEW DELHI: At least 77 people have died and more than 143 were injured in fierce dust storms and rainfall that hit the Indian states of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. The storms on Wednesday disrupted electricity, uprooted trees,…
KASUR: A furious mob in Kasur on Thursday vandalised guest house of a Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Member of National Assembly (MNA) to allegedly vent their anger over tragic incident of Zainab Ansari's murder, ARY News reported.…
MIAMI: The death toll from weekend storms that lashed the southeastern United States rose to 20 on Monday, after a woman was killed when a tree fell on her home. Severe weather including an estimated two dozen tornadoes tore a trail of…
OSLO: More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in southern Norway, Norwegian officials said Monday, in the largest such incident known to date.
EUGENE: Dalilah Muhammad blitzed the field in the 400-meter hurdles with the fastest time of the year to clinch her ticket to Rio at the US Olympic track and field trials on Sunday.
FRANKFURT: Financial losses from natural catastrophes totaled $90 billion in 2015, the lowest level since 2009, German reinsurer Munich Re said on Monday.
NAIROBI: At least 14 people were killed on Thursday when Islamist militant group al Shabaab stormed a Kenyan university campus, taking Christians hostage and engaging security forces in a shootout for several hours.
NEW YORK: A major storm forced New York to impose driving bans and halt public transport late Monday, as snowfall pounded the northeastern United States affecting tens of millions of people.
LOS ANGELES: Torrential rain deluged swaths of drought-hit California on Tuesday, bringing floods and traffic accidents across the state and prompting evacuations amid fears of destructive mudslides.