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Storms hit mid-Atlantic region with power outages

Powerful storms struck the mid-Atlantic states with hurricane-force gusts on Friday, knocking out power to more than one million people in the region and prompting the West Virginia governor to declar

Storm affects life in Barak Valley

A child was killed and life in three Barak valley districts has been thrown out of gear since the past two days due to a severe storm that damaged houses, uprooted trees and electricity pillars and sn

Thunderstorm hits West Bengal


At least nine persons were killed when a thunderstorm hit several districts of West Bengal on Saturday.

In Murshidabad, four farmers who were busy working in the field at separate places were killed

Tropical Storm Irina hits Madagascar

Tropical Storm Irina has killed at least 65 people in Madagascar, most of them residents of the Ifanadiana district in the southeast of the island, weather authorities said on Monday.

Three people we

Indonesian storm death toll rises to 14

The death toll from heavy rains and strong winds in Indonesia has risen to 14, an official said on Sunday, with the victims of a tropical cyclone crushed by falling trees.

"In total, 14 people died,

Philippine storm toll exceeds 1,000


The toll of dead and missing from a cyclone that swept the southern Philippines has exceeded 1,000, a government agency said Tuesday as cities prepared mass burials for the victims.

The government di

440 dead, 200 missing in Philippines storm


More than 600 people were feared killed on Saturday when tropical storm Washi whipped the southern Philippines, unleashing mammoth floods across vast areas of the country.

Relief workers said that 44

Storms leave 29 dead in Central America, Mexico

Two storm systems left 29 people dead and forced tens of thousands from their homes as heavy rains battered Central America and Mexico's Pacific coast, officials said.

Central America alone accounted

Philippines storm death toll rises to 41


The death toll in the Philippines from tropical storm Nock-ten climbed to 41 on Friday, as millions of people across the main island of Luzon mopped up after a week of heavy rain, officials said.


Storms kill at least 47 across US

Storms and tornadoes that hit the southeastern US over the weekend have left at least 47 people dead in six states.

The National Weather Service said the worst was still to come, NBC reported.


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