Gulf Times - storm
As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage

Airlines, airports and insurers across Asia are bracing for the prospect of unusually high damage as the region's tropical storm season begins, as hundreds of aircraft grounded by the coronavirus pandemic ...

Deadly Tropical Storm Amanda hits El Salvador, Guatemala

Deadly Tropical Storm Amanda hits El Salvador, Guatemala

Tropical Storm Amanda triggered flash floods, landslides and power outages as it barrelled through El Salvador and Guatemala Sunday, killing 14 people, authorities said, warning of further heavy rain to come.

GCC countries are resilient to weather coronavirus storm: Oxford Economics

GCC countries are resilient to weather coronavirus storm: Oxford Economics

Most GCC countries are resilient enough to weather the coronavirus storm, Oxford Economics said and noted restrictive measures have been in place for several weeks ...

Bangladesh evacuates 100,000 as Cyclone Bulbul approaches

Bangladesh evacuates 100,000 as Cyclone Bulbul approaches

Bangladesh authorities have evacuated around 100,000 people from the country's low-lying coastal villages and islands with Cyclone Bulbul set to slam into the country later on Saturday, officials said.

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north

The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved further north ...

Trump touches off storm in India with Kashmir mediation offer

Trump touches off storm in India with Kashmir mediation offer

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi never asked US President Donald Trump to help mediate with Pakistan in their dispute over the Kashmir region, the government said on Tuesday ...

Tornadoes kill two children as massive storm sweeps US South

Tornadoes kill two children as massive storm sweeps US South

Deadly tornadoes twisted through the US South, killing at least two children as a massive storm pressed east on Sunday, threatening to drench communities from New York to Atlanta and snarl the start of the workweek.

Relief, and questions, in Norway after dramatic cruise rescue

Relief, and questions, in Norway after dramatic cruise rescue

Norway breathed a collective sigh of relief on Monday after the dramatic rescue of a stricken cruise ship off its coast, but questions mounted about why the vessel chose to sail into notoriously perilous waters in a storm.

Avalanche, storm warnings in Alps on high as heavy snowfall looms

Avalanche, storm warnings in Alps on high as heavy snowfall looms

After stormy winds brought snowdrifts to parts of Austria overnight, alpine avalanche risk monitors issued fresh warnings on Saturday.

Storm Leslie smashes into Portugal, Spain

Storm Leslie smashes into Portugal, Spain

Storms packing nearly 180 kilometre-per-hour winds hit Portugal early Sunday leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power before carrying heavy rain on into Spain, authorities said.

Six killed, dozens missing in new Philippine landslide

Six killed, dozens missing in new Philippine landslide

The new tragedy comes just days after Typhoon Mangkhut pounded the nation's north with heavy winds and rain, sparking a separate landslide that left dozens dead.

Trump to visit North Carolina as rivers rise after deadly storm

Trump to visit North Carolina as rivers rise after deadly storm

Trump's trip to the state follows criticism for his handling of Hurricane Maria, which devastated Puerto Rico last year.