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18 dead as fresh storms hit India

NEW DELHI, June 2, (Agencies): Fresh wind storms swept across northern India killing at least 18 people and leaving a trail of damage, officials said Saturday. The latest in a series of freak storms that have left hundreds dead battered Uttar Pradesh state late Friday with winds of 100 kms …

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India storm toll of death and devastation rises

KHERAGARH, India, May 4, 2018 (AFP) – The death toll from freak storms that hit India climbed above 140 on Friday as people told how they had no time to escape fierce winds which tore down homes, walls and trees. Many families in the worst hit states of Uttar Pradesh …

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20 dead as powerful storm hits Madagascar

Antananarivo, March 20, 2018 (AFP) -A powerful tropical storm that lashed the island of Madagascar has left 20 people dead and affected 19,000 more, according to an official toll. The storm also closed several national highways that were flooded by the heavy rain, the country’s disaster management office said late …

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Over 30 dead in Philippine storm

More than 89K flee slow-moving Kai-Tak MANILA, Philippines, Dec 17, (Agencies): A slow-moving storm has left more than 30 people dead and several others missing mostly due to landslides and floods and stranded thousands of holiday travelers in the central Philippines, officials said Sunday. Sofronio Dacillo Jr, a disaster- response …

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Tornadoes, storms kill at least 43 – US Midwest storm brings twisters, floods

DALLAS, Dec 28, (Agencies): Storms hit the US South, Southwest and Midwest over the Christmas holiday weekend, unleashing floods and tornadoes that killed at least 43 people, flattened buildings and snarled transportation for millions during a busy travel time. The bad weather, or the threat of it, prompted the governors …

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Challenge all those who distort Islam’s message

Morten Storm, the Danish co-author of “Agent Storm: My life Inside al-Qaeda and the CIA”, recently aired his anti-Islamic views on Fox News, abusing this media platform to spout blasphemous opinions. This former al-Qaeda terrorist turned double agent was radicalized in prison and was later recruited by the CIA and …

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Stormy weather through midweek

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 29, (Agencies): Director of Meteorology Department Sami Al-Othman forecasted that the heavy rainfall may continue until mid of next week. Affirming that the weather has been unstable with low to medium cloud cover in the sky accompanied with thunderstorms at different timings, Al- Othman revealed that Rabya …

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Storm shuts schools

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 28, (KUNA): A thunderstorm ravaged the country early on Wednesday, leading to the suspension of schools and universities and flooding in some areas and roads. The Interior Ministry cautioned road users from the possible continuation of the thunderstorm till this evening. It called on people in Kuwait …

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