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What a week of disasters tells us about climate and the pandemic

Sun, 24 May 2020 11:21:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

NEW YORK (NYTIMES) - The hits came this past week in rapid succession: A cyclone slammed into the India n megacity of Kolkata, pounding rains breached two dams in the Midwestern United States, and on Thursday (May 21) came warning that the Atlantic hurricane season could be severe.

Maharashtra, Bengal against resuming flights from May 25, Tamil Nadu yet to take a call

Sun, 24 May 2020 11:07:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

As Union government announced plan to resume domestic flight operations from Monday, several states cautioned against the resumption of operations. States including Maharashtra and West Bengal have warned against resuming flight operations from May 25 while Tamil Nadu government is yet to take a call on it.

Army, NDRF teams start restoration work in cyclone-hit Bengal

Sun, 24 May 2020 11:04:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Army and NDRF teams on Sunday helped forest department and civic agencies to get cyclone-ravaged West Bengal back on its feet. The teams reached areas likes Salt Lake, Behala and Golpark in the morning to clear the arterial and other link roads blocked by uprooted trees.

IMD Weather Forecast today: Heatwave in several states in coming days; check details

Sun, 24 May 2020 10:49:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

The temperature is set to rise in the coming days in several states across the country. States such as Punjab, Haryana, southern part of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Telangana and coastal part of Andhra Pradesh will witness heatwave to severe heatwave this week.

West Bengal gets Odisha's muscle in cyclone restoration work

Sun, 24 May 2020 10:43:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

BHUBANESWAR: A day after chief minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee and offered help in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan , a joint team of Odisha Fire Service (OFS) and Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force ODRAF ) left for the neighbouring state on Saturday to....

Army, Disaster Relief Teams Start Restoration Work In Cyclone-Hit Bengal

Sun, 24 May 2020 10:26:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

Kolkata: Army and NDRF teams on Sunday helped forest department and civic agencies to get cyclone-ravaged West Bengal back on its feet. The teams reached areas likes Salt Lake, Behala and Golpark in the morning to clear the arterial and other link roads blocked by uprooted trees.

What a week's disasters tell us about climate and the pandemic

Sun, 24 May 2020 09:51:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

NEW YORK (NYTIMES) - The hits came this past week in rapid succession: A cyclone slammed into the India n megacity of Kolkata, pounding rains breached two dams in the Midwestern United States, and on Thursday (May 21) came warning that the Atlantic hurricane season could be severe.

Tropical Cyclone

Sun, 24 May 2020 08:15:00 +0200wn (en)

Tropical cyclone. A tropical cyclone is a rapidly rotating characterized by a center, , and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce heavy rain. Depending on its location and strength, a tropical cyclone is referred to by names such as ˈ h ʌr ᵻ k ən or ˈ h ʌr ᵻ k eɪ n t aɪ ˈ f uː n , cyclonic storm, , and simply cyclone.

Start flight operations in Kolkata from May 30: Mamata Banerjee urges Centre

Sun, 24 May 2020 08:05:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday appealed the Central government to defer flight operations at Kolkata airport in view of the cyclone Amphan that has ravaged parts of the state, leaving over 80 dead. Mamata Banerjee urged the government to postpone resuming the flight....

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sun, 24 May 2020 05:19:00 +0200lejournaldelorne (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Au moins 95 personnes sont mortes après le passage du cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh , selon le dernier bilan provisoire.

UN chief following cyclone Amphan situation in India, Bangla; saddened by loss of lives

Sun, 24 May 2020 04:53:00 +0200greaterkashmir (en)

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that he is following the situation in India and Bangladesh after cyclone Amphan struck the two countries and expressed sadness over the loss of lives. Cyclone Amphan, the strongest to hit the region in nearly two decades, made landfall on Wednesday evening.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sun, 24 May 2020 04:53:00 +0200lereveilnormand (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Au moins 95 personnes sont mortes après le passage du cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh , selon le dernier bilan provisoire.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sun, 24 May 2020 04:43:00 +0200lecourrierdelamayenne (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Au moins 95 personnes sont mortes après le passage du cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh , selon le dernier bilan provisoire.

MHA rushes ten additional NDRF teams to W Bengal for post cyclone management

Sun, 24 May 2020 04:22:00 +0200uniindia (en)

New Delhi, May 23 (UNI) Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has decide to send ten additional teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) West Bengal for post cyclone Amphan management in the state. 'A total of ten additional teams have been mobilized and are being rushed at earliest from NDRF....

Bengal gets state muscle in cyclone restoration work

Sun, 24 May 2020 00:47:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

Bhubaneswar: A day after chief minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee and offered help in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan , a joint team of Odisha Fire Service (OFS) and Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) left for the neighbouring state on Saturday to assist in the restoration work.

Cyclone, breached dam and hurricane warning serve as reminders of climate change

Sat, 23 May 2020 23:45:00 +0200startribune (en)

It all served as a reminder that the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed 325,000 people so far, is colliding with another global menace: a fast-heating planet that acutely threatens millions of people, especially the world’s poor. Climate change makes extreme weather events more frequent and more intense.

Mamata pegs cyclone Amphan damage at ₹1 lakh crore, toll rises to 86

Sat, 23 May 2020 22:23:00 +0200thehindu (en)

The death toll in West Bengal due to cyclone Amphan has risen to 86 and the State has suffered a loss of about ₹1 lakh crore, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday. “More than 86 persons have died. 70% people are directly affected, 30% are indirectly affected,” Ms. Banerjee told journalists at the State Secretariat.

Amphan aftermath: Army deployed in West Bengal to help restore infrastructure, essential services

Sat, 23 May 2020 21:11:00 +0200thedailystarBD (en)

The India n Army troops were deployed in Kolkata and neighbouring districts in West Bengal yesterday to help civil authorities restore essential infrastructure and services which were badly hit by Cyclone Amphan on May 20. At least 86 people died in West Bengal state of India as the cyclone left a....

Iconic Eden Gardens spared from the wrath of Amphan

Sat, 23 May 2020 18:46:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

Dubai: Eden Gardens, the iconic cricket stadium of Kolkata, has been largely ‘‘spared’’ of the wrath of super cyclone Amphan which ravaged the eastern India n states of West Bengal and Orissia on Wednesday night. Speaking to the local media, a relieved Avishek Dalmiya, president of Cricket....

"Tout est perdu" : après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Sat, 23 May 2020 17:44:00 +0200lecourrier (fr)

Le vent était si puissant que nous avions l'impression qu'il allait tout aplatir ", raconte-t-il, se tenant au milieu de décombres de maisons tordus par la violence du cyclone. Les rafales et les pluies diluviennes ont emporté son toit de tôle ondulée et détruit presque tous ses biens. Mais lui et les siens ont eu la vie sauve.

Hit by Cyclone Amphan, Kolkata’s flat owners to consult engineers for safety of buildings

Sat, 23 May 2020 17:41:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

When Cyclone Amphan was battering Kolkata with wind speeds up to 130 km per hour, residents of Subham-Subhasree apartments in east Kolkata’s Hussainpur Madurdaha had the feeling that their apartment buildings were almost swaying. “I almost jumped out of my bed and was about to rush outside.

Cyclone Amphan, Weather Forecast Today LIVE Updates: Army sends troops as Bengal seeks help in restoration work

Sat, 23 May 2020 17:21:00 +0200expressindia (en)

Cyclone Amphan LIVE: Men salvage items from a damaged shop after Cyclone Amphan made its landfall, in South 24 Parganas district in the eastern state of West Bengal. (Reuters) Cyclone Amphan , Weather forecast Today Live Updates: In response to West Bengal government’s request seeking support,....

Aerial Surveys Are Outdated But Good For Optics

Sat, 23 May 2020 16:49:00 +0200outlookindia (en)

It was many years ago and certainly not as publicised as the visit undertaken by the Prime Minister this Friday. But the then influential minister seemed to be smug over the special treatment for him as a chartered helicopter took him over parts of the state that had been devastated by a cyclone....

Mise à mal par le coronavirus, Oxfam doit licencier

Sat, 23 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Mise à mal par le coronavirus, Oxfam doit licencier. L’ONG caritative britannique a annoncé qu’elle allait fermer 18 bureaux dans le monde et supprimer près de 1 500 emplois, soit près d’un tiers de ses effectifs, sous l’effet d’une baisse de ses ressources financières liée à la pandémie.

Fencing damaged, no incident of Sunderbans tigers straying into villages during cyclone Amphan: Official

Sat, 23 May 2020 14:43:00 +0200thestatesman (en)

Asked about the image of the carcass of a tiger being circulated on social media, Forest official Sinha said, "It was not true. All the animals in different zoos and forests including the Sunderbans are safe."(Representational Image: iStock) The fencing that separates the Sunderbans Tiger Reserve....

Cyclone Amphan: Locals in Bengal demande restoration of normalcy, set fire to truck

Sat, 23 May 2020 13:48:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

Two days after Cyclone Amphan ravaged West Bengal, snapping cables, uprooting trees and leaving behind a trail of destruction, people in North 24 Parganas staged a protest on Friday demanding an immediate resumption of power and water supply. As several roads and houses in North 24 Parganas district....

Aerial Surveys Are Good For Optics, Despite Being Outdated

Sat, 23 May 2020 13:46:00 +0200outlookindia (en)

It was many years ago and certainly not as publicised as the visit undertaken by the Prime Minister this Friday. But the then influential minister seemed to be smug over the special treatment for him as a chartered helicopter took him over parts of the state that had been devastated by a cyclone....

Kolkata sees protests amid power, water crisis

Sat, 23 May 2020 13:39:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

KOLKATA: Protests continued in several areas of Kolkata on Saturday as parts of the metropolis remained without water and power since cyclone Amphan ravaged the city. From Behala in the south to Belgharia in the north, armed with placards, people blocked roads with empty buckets and utensils.

Cyclone 'Amphan': Protests across Kolkata as power, water crisis continues

Sat, 23 May 2020 13:18:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Protests continued in several areas of Kolkata on Saturday as parts of the metropolis remained without water and power since cyclone Amphan ravaged the city. From Behala in the south to Belgharia in the north, armed with placards, people blocked roads with empty buckets and utensils.

UN chief following cyclone Amphan situation in India, Bangla; saddened by loss of lives

Sat, 23 May 2020 13:18:00 +0200business-standard (en)

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that he is following the situation in India and Bangladesh after cyclone Amphan struck the two countries and expressed sadness over the loss of lives. Cyclone Amphan, the strongest to hit the region in nearly two decades, made landfall on Wednesday evening.

Amphan inflicts massive damage

Sat, 23 May 2020 12:45:00 +0200thedailystarBD (en)

At least 12 people were killed and nearly 2.20 lakh houses damaged by the cyclone that swept through the south-western part on Wednesday with a wind speed of over 150 kilometres per hour. It destroyed standing crops, vegetables and fruits on 1.76 lakh hectares of land, uprooted millions of trees and damaged fish farms, said officials.

UN chief following cyclone Amphan situation in India, Bangladesh; saddened by loss of lives

Sat, 23 May 2020 12:03:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

UNITED NATIONS: UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres has said that he is following the situation in India and Bangladesh after cyclone Amphan struck the two countries and expressed sadness over the loss of lives. Cyclone Amphan, the strongest to hit the region in nearly two decades, made landfall on Wednesday evening.

No incident of Sunderbans tigers straying into human habitat during cyclone Amphan: Official

Sat, 23 May 2020 11:36:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

The control rooms in Gosaba in South 24 Parganas district and Salt Lake near here have not received any incident of tigers or other wild animals straying into adjacent villages in the past three days, Chief Wildlife Warden Ravikant Sinha told PTI. kolkata Updated: May 23, 2020 14:56 IST.

'Deeply Saddened': UN Chief Says He is Following Cyclone Amphan Situation in India, Bangladesh

Sat, 23 May 2020 11:26:00 +0200news18 (en)

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that he is following the situation in India and Bangladesh after cyclone Amphan struck the two countries and expressed sadness over the loss of lives. Cyclone Amphan, the strongest to hit the region in nearly two decades, made landfall on Wednesday evening.

Tropical storms are growing

Sat, 23 May 2020 11:24:00 +0200japantimes (en)

London – Why didn’t the good people of Houston start campaigning against global heating after Hurricane Harvey in 2017 left a third of their city underwater? Why didn’t the citizens of the Philippines demand that their country end its heavy reliance on burning coal for power after Typhoon Haiyan....

Recovery from Cyclone Amphan begins after storm ravages Indian, Bangladeshi coast - Fox News

Sat, 23 May 2020 11:20:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

NEW DELHI – Authorities began clearing roads and assessing damage on Friday after Cyclone Amphan barreled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighboring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India's West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the....

What a Week’s Disasters Tell Us About Climate and the Pandemic

Sat, 23 May 2020 11:17:00 +0200nytimes (en)

It all served as a reminder that the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed 325,000 people so far, is colliding with another global menace: a fast-heating planet that acutely threatens millions of people, especially the world’s poor. Climate change makes extreme weather events more frequent and more intense.

UN chief following Cyclone Amphan situation in India; saddened by loss of lives

Sat, 23 May 2020 10:50:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

. UN chief following Cyclone Amphan situation in India ; saddened by loss of lives Cyclone Amphan, the strongest to hit the region in nearly two decades, made landfall on Wednesday evening. It has killed over 85 people and directly affected around 1.5 crore others and destroyed more than 10 lakh houses in India.

Cyclone damage adds to India disease fears

Sat, 23 May 2020 10:41:00 +0200arkansasonline (en)

Motorists make their way through damaged cables and a tree branch fallen in the middle of a road after Cyclone Amphan hit the region in Kolkata, India , Thursday, May 21, 2020. People forgot about social distancing and crammed themselves into government shelters, minutes before Cyclone Amphan crashed in West Bengal.

No incident of Sunderbans tigers straying into human habitat during cyclone Amphan: Official

Sat, 23 May 2020 10:17:00 +0200business-standard (en)

The fencing that separates the Sunderbans Tiger Reserve from the human habitation was damaged in at least three places as cyclone Amphan has ravaged West Bengal but there was no incident of big cats straying into localities, a top forest department official said.

Kolkata Residents Forgot About Social Distancing After Cyclone Amphan. Can You R...

Sat, 23 May 2020 09:54:00 +0200news18 (en)

Cyclone Amphan , as it ravaged through West Bengal and Odisha in India , made one thing clear - no one was prepared for it. The country already had too much on its plate with a deadly pandemic and a lockdown. On top of that, the cyclone had resulted in a war-like situation in Kolkata, in words of CM Mamata Banerjee.

Devastated By COVID & Now Amphan, Kolkata's Poor Cry For Help

Sat, 23 May 2020 07:06:00 +0200news-yahoo-in (en)

Video Editor: Ashutosh Bharadwaj, Mohd. Ibrahim. "Should we save ourselves from corona or the cyclone?" That's what the poor in Kolkata have been asking since Cyclone Amphan hit and ravaged through the city on 20 May. On 21 May, the day after the cyclone, The Quint visited various parts of Kolkata to get a sense of the damage caused.

Cyclone Amphan

Sat, 23 May 2020 06:38:00 +0200linfo (fr)

80 décès en Inde, 26 au Bangladesh . Le mercredi 20 mai, l’Inde et le Bangladesh ont été frappés par le cyclone Amphan , considéré comme le plus puissant dans le golfe du Bengale depuis le début du siècle. D’après le bilan officiel rapporté par les médias, vendredi 22 mai, au moins 106 personnes ont péri dans ces deux pays d’Asie du Sud.

College Street, zoo bear cyclone brunt as Kolkata faces recovery challenge

Sat, 23 May 2020 06:07:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

KOLKATA: Cyclone ravaged Kolkata will take at least a week to return to normal after more than 5,500 trees and 2,500 electric poles were uprooted, said Firhad Hakim, the mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation. A large part of the state capital has been without electricity and internet connection for more than 48 hours.

India West Bengal: Cyclone Amphan Damages World's Largest Banyan Tree in Howrah Botanical Garden

Sat, 23 May 2020 05:56:00 +0200india (en)

New Delhi: The Amphan cyclone which hit West Bengal a day before the International Day for Biological Diversity on Friday has severely damaged the world’s largest banyan tree in the Howrah botanical garden. Also Read - Cyclone Amphan: West Bengal Farmers Stare at Catastrophic Losses in Aftermath of....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan dépasse les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Sat, 23 May 2020 05:18:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi 22 mai. À lire aussi : Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh Malgré les dégâts....

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sat, 23 May 2020 05:03:00 +0200lepublicateurlibre (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle.

Cyclone Amphan : le bilan passe les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Sat, 23 May 2020 05:00:00 +0200parismatch (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan, le plus....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les cent morts

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:43:00 +0200lameuse (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels, vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d’Asie du Sud,....

Modi in Odisha LIVE: PM Modi reaches Bhubaneswar, to undertake aerial survey of cyclone Amphan-hit areas

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:37:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with PM Modi, CM Mamata Banerjee said it will take time to restore normalcy, with cyclone Amphan having ravaged at least seven to eight districts in state. "It will take some time to restore normalcy... It's a catastrophic disaster.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:37:00 +0200lereveilnormand (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:35:00 +0200lejournaldelorne (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les cent morts

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:34:00 +0200lacapitale (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels, vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d’Asie du Sud,....

Cyclone Amphan: EU Extends €500,000 as Initial Funding to Help West Bengal, Odisha Fight Back

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:26:00 +0200india (en)

New Delhi: In the aftermath of ‘ Amphan ’, one of the most devastating cyclones to hit West Bengal and Odisha in decades, the European Union has extended a helping hand towards India and Bangladesh , and initiated a funding of €500,000 for India and €1,100,000 Bangladesh.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:21:00 +0200lecourrierdelamayenne (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Sat, 23 May 2020 04:19:00 +0200lesnouvellesdefalaise (fr)

Un avion de ligne pakistanais avec une centaine de personnes à bord s'est écrasé vendredi 22 mai 2020 sur un quartier résidentiel de Karachi, la grande ville du sud du pays. Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle.

Bengal staring at record agri-loss due to Cyclone Amphan: Minister

Fri, 22 May 2020 23:52:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

KOLKATA: Cyclone Amphan has ravaged the farming sector in at least 14 of the 23 districts in West Bengal and the loss incurred may create an all-time record, state Agriculture Minister Ashish Banerjee said on Friday. According to initial estimates, Hooghly and Birbhum districts have incurred a loss....

Monde : crash aérien au Pakistan, la Chine met Hong Kong sous pression

Fri, 22 May 2020 23:38:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Au Pakistan, une colonne de fumée noire s’élève dans le ciel de Karachi. Un Airbus A320 de la compagnie nationale transportant 91 passagers et huit membres d’équipage s’est écrasé en pleine zone résidentielle. Autour de la carcasse, des équipes de secours, aidées par les riverains, cherchent d’éventuels rescapés.

Boiling frogs and tropical storms 2020-05-22 Read More

Fri, 22 May 2020 23:00:00 +0200island (en)

By Gwynne Dyer I’ve never really believed the story climate crusaders tell to explain why so many people don’t get the message. You know the one where if you drop a frog into a pot of boiling water it will hop right out, whereas if you just turn the heat up slowly it won’t notice. It will stay there and boil to death.

Inde-Bangladesh – Cyclone Amphan – Déclaration de la porte-parole (22.05.20)

Fri, 22 May 2020 22:43:00 +0200DGF (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan a sévèrement touché l'Inde et le Bangladesh le 20 mai 2020, causant plusieurs victimes et provoquant des très importants dégâts matériels.

Photo hebdo : le Proche-Orient suffoque, le Bangladesh soufflé par le cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 22:37:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Aller à l’église relève plus que jamais de l’acte de foi. Lundi 18 mai, une Italienne a bravé la crainte de la contamination pour assister à sa première messe depuis longtemps. Sur la photo, elle est assise seule sur l’un des bancs de l’église, masque chirurgical sur le visage.

'First COVID-19 and now Amphan': Farmers in coastal Odisha stare at an uncertain future as cyclone destroys crops, only means of livelihood

Fri, 22 May 2020 21:17:00 +0200firstpost (en)

On, the early morning of 20 May, Ashok Rout, a 32-year-old farmer in Kankadapal in Chaumukh panchayat of Balasore district woke up to a wet and windy morning. “It was raining and wind speed was not that much,” recalls Ashok, adding “I was only thinking about the fate of my betel vine field and groundnut crops, on which my family depends heavily.

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 21:13:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu' Amphan , le plus puissant cyclone à s'être formé dans le golfe du Bengale depuis le début du siècle, passerait mercredi à côté de sa ville. Il n'est donc pas allé se réfugier dans l'un des milliers d'abris ouverts par les autorités.

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 20:10:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Bengal staring at record agri-loss due to Cyclone Amphan: Minister

Fri, 22 May 2020 20:09:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Cyclone Amphan has ravaged the farming sector in at least 14 of the 23 districts in West Bengal and the loss incurred may create an all-time record, state Agriculture Minister Ashish Banerjee said on Friday. According to initial estimates, Hooghly and Birbhum districts have incurred a loss of Rs 600....

Following are the top stories from the Eastern Region at 9.15 pm.

Fri, 22 May 2020 20:09:00 +0200business-standard (en)

CAL 26 CYCLONE-LDALL PM Modi applies Rs 1,500 crore balm to cyclone-scarred Bengal, Odisha Kolkata/Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced an interim assistance of Rs 1,500 crore for West Bengal and Odisha after reviewing the situation caused by cyclone ' Amphan ' that claimed....

Cyclone Amphan: Ravaged Bengal districts await further damage

Fri, 22 May 2020 19:50:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

At Uchildaha village along river Vidyadhari, about 500 people had gathered on Friday afternoon to repair the embankment that had been breached. Standing amid devastation all around, with only a few brick-built houses still standing but not without damages, these people were desperately trying to fix the 40-feet wide breach.

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 19:48:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee removes KMC chief

Fri, 22 May 2020 19:40:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

KOLKATA: The Mamata Banerjee government has a new chief at the helm of the city civic headquarters. It has removed Khalil Ahmed , who was the municipal commissioner for many years, at a time when super cyclone Amphan has ravaged the city and added to the woes of a locked down Kolkata.

People in Kolkata stage protests demanding restoration of power, water supply disrupted due to Cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 19:33:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

People in various parts of Kolkata staged protests on Friday demanding an immediate resumption of power and water supply, two days after Cyclone Amphan ' ravaged West Bengal, snapping cables, uprooting trees and leaving behind a trail of destruction. Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim, on his part, gave....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh (Photo: Reuters / RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI)

Fri, 22 May 2020 19:21:00 +0200radio-canada (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud,....

NOAA warns of a very active hurricane season ahead

Fri, 22 May 2020 18:59:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

NOAA says that a combination of several climate factors is driving the strong likelihood for above-normal activity in the Atlantic this year. The factors considered include El Niño-La Niña conditions, Atlantic sea surface temperatures, strength of the trade winds in the tropical Atlantic, strength....

Coronavirus. En Inde, l’appli géante de traçage fait polémique

Fri, 22 May 2020 18:42:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Coronavirus. En Inde, l’appli géante de traçage fait polémique. Lancée par le gouvernement pour contrôler la pandémie, Aarogya Setu a été téléchargée par près d’un Indien sur dix. Mais la gestion des données qu’elle collecte et leur utilité posent question. Le cyclone Amphan a touché l’Inde, ce mercredi 20 mai, au-dessus de l’île de Sagar.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts Le Point

Fri, 22 May 2020 18:07:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© Fournis par Le Point. Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays....

Rs 1000 Cr For Bengal, 500 Crore For Odisha: PM Modi Announces Assistance For Cyclone Amphan Ravaged States

Fri, 22 May 2020 18:03:00 +0200india (en)

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced an advance financial assistance of Rs 1,000 crore and Rs 500 crore for cyclone Amphan ravaged West Bengal and Odisha respectively. The Prime Minister made the announcement after undertaking an aerial survey of areas hit by the extreme severe cyclone.

Empreintes fossilisées, CO2 en baisse et ouragans intenses : l'actu des sciences en ultrabrèves

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:37:00 +0200sciencesetavenir (fr)

Dans cette sélection du 22 mai 2020 : un ensemble de 408 empreintes fossilisées mettent en lumière certains comportements sociaux datant du pléistocène, la pandémie de Covid-19 a fait drastiquement baisser les émissions mondiales de CO2 et 2020 pourrait connaitre une saison d'ouragans particulièrement intenses.

Chances of Misuse, Transfer Money Directly to Beneficiaries' Accounts: BJP on 'Amphan' Compensation

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:23:00 +0200news18 (en)

BJP's West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh said on Friday that the compensation to be provided to the people affected by cyclone ' Amphan ' should be credited directly to their accounts as there are chances of irregularities. Ghosh's comment came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs 1,000....

Indian Footballer Souvik Chakrabarti Appeals for Unity Amidst Cyclone Amphan Calamity

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:23:00 +0200news18 (en)

India n football star Souvik Chakrabarti urged Indians to unite and help his home state of West Bengal, which was ravaged by Cyclone Amphan which has killed 80 people in the state. The Hyderabad FC defender took to social media to ask people to highlight the 'grave humanitarian crisis' in 'West....

Chances of misuse, transfer money directly to beneficiaries' accounts: BJP on 'Amphan' compensation

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200business-standard (en)

BJP's West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh said on Friday that the compensation to be provided to the people affected by cyclone ' Amphan ' should be credited directly to their accounts as there are chances of irregularities. Ghosh's comment came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announced Rs 1,000....

Cyclone Amphan uproots trees, damages deer enclosure in Alipore zoo

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Cyclone Amphan damaged deer enclosure and uprooted trees, many of them over 50 years old, in Alipore Zoological Gardens here but the animals were not harmed, a top zoo official said. Tigers, lions, leopards, chimpanzees were seemingly unaffected by the cyclone as they were within the confines of....

Following are the top stories from the Eastern Region at 6 pm.

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200business-standard (en)

CAL 22 WB-PM-LD RELIEF PM Modi announces Rs 1,000 cr interim relief for cyclone-hit Bengal Basirhat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an advance assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for cyclone-hit West Bengal on Friday, ravaged by a cyclone that claimed at least 77 lives and pulverised several southern districts, including state capital Kolkata.

Amphan: Modi, Mamata script new chapter of cooperation with aerial survey

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200business-standard (en)

In a striking display of cooperation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, conducted an aerial survey of North and South 24 Parganas ravaged by Cyclone Amphan and presided over an administrative meeting to discuss the extent of damage and the financial assistance required to get Bengal back on its feet.

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 17:01:00 +0200thecourier (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:48:00 +0200irishexaminer (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:46:00 +0200pressandjournal (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les pertes de vies humaines ont été largement contenues. Jusqu'à une époque récente, les cyclones les plus violents faisaient parfois des milliers de... AFP

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:33:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© STR Des habitant et des policiers regardent un arbre tombé sur des lignes électriques à la suite du cyclone Amphan à Calcutta, le 22 mai 2020. Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi.

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:26:00 +0200breakingnews-ie (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:23:00 +0200eveningtelegraph (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:20:00 +0200independent-ie (en)

A damaged car after an uprooted tree fell on it after Cyclone Amphan hit the region in Kolkata, India , Thursday, May 21, 2020. A powerful cyclone ripped through densely populated coastal India and Bangladesh , blowing off roofs and whipping up waves that swallowed embankments and bridges and left....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:11:00 +0200chesterfirst (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages Indian and Bangladeshi coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 16:03:00 +0200impartialreporter (en)

Authorities are clearing roads and assessing damage after Cyclone Amphan barrelled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighbouring Bangladesh , killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced. In India’s West Bengal state, which bore the brunt of the storm that caused....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les cent morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:41:00 +0200laprovince (fr)

Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d’Asie du Sud, les pertes de vies humaines ont été largement contenues. Jusqu’à une époque récente, les cyclones les plus violents faisaient parfois des milliers de morts dans cette région du monde.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan dépasse les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:40:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en et au au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi 22 mai. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d’Asie du Sud, les pertes de vies humaines ont été largement contenues.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:34:00 +0200la1ere (fr)

Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les pertes de vies humaines ont été largement contenues. Jusqu'à une époque récente, les cyclones les plus violents faisaient parfois des milliers de morts dans cette région du monde.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les....

Cyclone Amphan: le bilan dépasse les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200ladepeche (fr)

Amphan , le cyclone plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle qui a déferlé en milieu de semaine en Inde et au Bangladesh , a causé la mort d'au moins 106 personnes, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels publiés ce vendredi 22 mai. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les pertes de vies humaines ont été largement contenues. Jusqu'à une époque récente, les cyclones les plus violents faisaient parfois des milliers de morts dans cette région du monde.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:31:00 +0200lexpress (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan a fait au moins 106 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh , selon le dernier bilan ce vendredi. Les dégâts matériels sont considérables. Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels ce vendredi.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan dépasse les 100 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:31:00 +0200rtbf (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:31:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les....

Recovery begins after Cyclone Amphan ravages India, Bangladesh coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:09:00 +0200adaderana (en)

India authorities on Friday began assessing damage and clearing roads in the wake of Cyclone Amphan that killed more than 90 people and left millions displaced after barreling through the coastal communities of eastern India and neighboring Bangladesh .

“Tout est perdu”: après le passage du cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:06:00 +0200maliweb (fr)

Satkhira (Bangladesh) (AFP) – Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d’une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Cet agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh )....

PM Announces 1,000 Crores Interim Relief For Bengal, 500 Crores For Odisha

Fri, 22 May 2020 15:01:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi this afternoon announced a Rs 1,000 crore "advance interim assistance" for West Bengal after he undertook an aerial survey of the areas ravaged by Cyclone Amphan that has killed 80 people in the state. PM Modi, who was accompanied by Bengal Chief Minister....

L’ONU se mobilise après le passage dévastateur du cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:42:00 +0200news-un-fr (fr)

Le BCAH a évalué à 10 millions le nombre de personnes affectées et quelque 500.000 se retrouvent sans abris. « Le cyclone Amphan qui a touché terre hier entre l’Inde et le Bangladesh a touché quelque 10 millions de personnes au Bangladesh, selon les rapports préliminaires. Au moins 72 personnes ont été tuées en Inde et 25 au Bangladesh.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:31:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les....

Cyclone Amphan : au moins une centaine de morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:26:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

et du Bangladesh . Au moins 106 personnes ont péri dans les 2 pays, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Le cyclone a provoqué d'importantes inondations, détruisant les habitations et les cultures. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d' Asie du....

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:26:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d' Asie du Sud, les pertes de vies humaines ont été largement contenues.

Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:21:00 +0200almanar-fr (fr)

– Site de la chaîne AlManar-Liban ....

13h52 Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts AFP

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:20:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les....

13:57 catastrophe naturelle Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh, le bilan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:16:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Au moins 106 personnes ont péri, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi.

15:06 Catastrophe Le bilan du cyclone Amphan passe les 100 morts

Fri, 22 May 2020 14:10:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Au moins 106 personnes ont péri en Inde et au Bangladesh au cours du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, selon de nouveaux bilans officiels vendredi. Malgré les dégâts considérables causés mercredi par le cyclone dans les deux pays d'Asie du Sud, les....

Cyclone bears down on India and Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 13:47:00 +0200bostonglobe (en)

NEW DELHI — A crushing cyclone barreled up the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, heading for a swampy stretch along the border of India and Bangladesh and threatening to unleash winds of 165 miles per hour and massive floods when it makes landfall Wednesday. As the cyclone, Amphan — categorized by Indian....

Cyclone Amphan 'more than a national disaster', 60% of West Bengal's population impacted: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 13:29:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

KOLKATA: Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has left at least 80 dead, is "more than a national disaster.

Plus de 10 millions de personnes affectées par le cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 13:17:00 +0200maroc-diplomatique (fr)

Le bureau des Nations unies au Bangladesh a évalué à 10 millions le nombre de personnes affectées par le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis plus d’une décennie dans le golfe du Bengale. Des centaines de villages inondés, des cultures endommagées et des milliers de maisons détruites après le....

“Tout est perdu”: après le passage du cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 12:41:00 +0200mali-web (fr)

Une “énorme erreur”, s’est-il dit lorsque, terré à l’intérieur de sa maison, les éléments se déchaînaient à l’extérieur. “Le vent était si puissant que nous avions l’impression qu’il allait tout aplatir”, raconte-t-il à l’AFP, se tenant au milieu de décombres de maisons tordus par la violence du cyclone.

Indian PM offers help to cyclone stricken Kolkata, Bangladesh counts cost

Fri, 22 May 2020 12:32:00 +0200malaymail (en)

Coastal area is seen flooded after the embankment is destroyed as the cyclone Amphan makes its landfall in Satkhira, Bangladesh , May 21, 2020. — Reuters pic. KOLKATA, May 22 — Prime Minister Narendra Modi, peering down from his aircraft today, saw the devastation and flooding caused by the most....

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 12:29:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Cyclone Amphan 'More than a National Disaster', Never Seen Such Devastation: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 12:08:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has wreaked havoc in the state and left at least 77 dead, is "more than a national disaster".

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 12:07:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Indian PM offers help to cyclone stricken Kolkata, Bangladesh counts cost

Fri, 22 May 2020 12:05:00 +0200themalaymailonline (en)

Coastal area is seen flooded after the embankment is destroyed as the cyclone Amphan makes its landfall in Satkhira, Bangladesh , May 21, 2020. — Reuters pic. KOLKATA, May 22 — Prime Minister Narendra Modi, peering down from his aircraft today, saw the devastation and flooding caused by the most....

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Fri, 22 May 2020 11:58:00 +0200rediff (en)

The United States could have saved 36,000 lives only if the social distancing measure was adopted a week earlier instead of March 15, according to new research from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health scientists. The impact of coronavirus crisis might have seemed like a distant....

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:57:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Amphan 'more than national disaster', never seen such devastation: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:22:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

KOLKATA: Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has left at least 80 dead, is "more than a national disaster".

Cyclone Amphan: Naveen speaks to Mamata, assures support

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:22:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Friday and assured all possible help in terms of men and material to overcome the crisis arising out of the extremely severe cyclone Amphan which claimed at least 77 lives and left a trail of destruction.

Cyclone Amphan flattens crops in over 1 lakh acres in Odisha

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:22:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

BHUBANESWAR: Cyclone Amphan that brushed past Odisha coast has caused extensive damage to summer crops on over one lakh acres in four districts. Paddy crop, in particular, was badly damaged. The tropical cyclone that revisited the coastal districts a year after ‘Fani’ hit the State, was a double....

Cyclone Amphan: After West Bengal aerial survey, Modi announces Rs 1K crore assistance

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:18:00 +0200asianage (en)

After his aerial tour of the Cyclone Amphan -affected areas of West Bengal on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced Rs 1,000 crore as immediate relief for the state. Addressing the media along with chief minister Mamata Banerjee, Modi said that the people of India are standing with the....

"Tout est perdu": après le passage du cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:15:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 11:01:00 +0200clicanoo (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:58:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Bollywood prays for West Bengal, Odisha after cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:47:00 +0200thestatesman (en)

Bollywood celebrities, including filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, and actors Taapsee Pannu and Rajkummar Rao, on Thursday said they were praying for all those who have been affected by cyclone Amphan in West Bengal and Odisha. The extremely severe cyclone has killed at least 72 persons and ravaged Kolkata....

Cyclone Amphan 'more than a national disaster', 60 pc of WB's population impacted: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has left at least 80 dead, is "more than a national disaster". Banerjee said it will take time to restore normalcy,....

Cyclone Amphan 'more than a national disaster', never seen such devastation: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has wreaked havoc in the state and left at least 77 dead, is "more than a national disaster".

Patnaik speaks to Mamata, assures support amid Amphan crisis

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Friday and assured all possible support to overcome the crisis triggered by cyclone Amphan that has claimed at least 77 lives and left a trail of destruction in her state.

Golfe du Bengale "Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:32:00 +0200ipreunion (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Cet agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh ravagés par le cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:30:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Pendant plusieurs heures, jeudi 21 mai, le cyclone Amphan a frappé l'Inde puis le Bangladesh . Sur des images amateurs, les habitants, calfeutrés chez eux, filment la violence du phénomène climatique. Les vents ont atteint les 180 km/h et ont provoqué des raz-de-marée.

Cyclone Amphan: Bengal death toll touches 80, Mamata says 2 districts completely devastated

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:28:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

The death toll in West Bengal due to Cyclone Amphan has risen to 80 as more bodies were recovered from debris today morning. Speaking to reporters, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the calamity has claimed 80 lives in the state so far. Speaking about the widespread devastation caused....

PM Modi's tour of Cyclone Amphan-hit Bengal, Odisha first trip in 83 days

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:28:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit two states ravaged by Cyclone Amphan today, marking his first trip in 83 days. His most recent visit was to Prayagraj on February 29. This morning, PM Modi arrived in West Bengal, where he'll conduct aerial surveys and participate in review meetings. He's scheduled to travel to Odisha later today.

Cyclone Amphan "More Than A National Disaster", Says Mamata Banerjee

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:27:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

Kolkata: Ahead of conducting the aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today contended that the calamity, which has caused widespread devastation in the state and left around 80 dead, is "more than a national disaster".

PM Announces 1,000 Crores Interim Relief For Bengal After Cyclone Survey

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:27:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi this afternoon announced a Rs 1,000 crore "advance interim assistance" for West Bengal after he undertook an aerial survey of the areas ravaged by Cyclone Amphan that has killed 80 people in the state. PM Modi, who was accompanied by Bengal Chief Minister....

Amphan 'more than national disaster': Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:19:00 +0200rediff (en)

Banerjee said it will take time to restore normalcy, with cyclone ' Amphan ' having ravaged at least seven to eight districts in Bengal, and adversely impacting 60 per cent of the state's population. "This is more than a national disaster. I have not seen such devastation in my life. Sixty per cent of people have been affected in West Bengal.

Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi Announces Rs 1,000 Cr Allocation for WB

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:18:00 +0200news-yahoo-in (en)

PM Narendra Modi on Friday, 22 May, announced an advance interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for West Bengal after the state was ravaged by Cyclone Amphan , leaving at least 80 people dead. "Under the leadership of CM Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal is doing its bit in fighting the crisis caused by....

WB-CYCLONE-LD MAMATA - Cyclone Amphan 'more than a national disaster', 60 pc of WB's population impacted: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 10:12:00 +0200nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Kolkata, May 22 (PTI) Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has left at least 80 dead, is "more than a national disaster".

Cyclone Amphan 'more than a national disaster', never seen such devastation: Mamata Banerjee

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:59:00 +0200economictimes (en)

, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has wreaked havoc in the state and left at least 77 dead, is "more than a national disaster". Banerjee said it will take time to restore normalcy, with cyclone Amphan having ravaged at least seven to eight districts in Bengal.

After meetings with PM, video conference with Sonia Gandhi on Mamata Banerjee’s sked

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:54:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday accompanied Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his aerial survey of the areas affected by cyclone Amphan in the state. Eighty people have died due to the impact of the cyclone in the state, she said.

Old house in Kolkata trembled for four hours, brothers live to tell horror

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:50:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

KOLKATA: In his mid-60s, Shyamshundar Karmakar and his handicapped brother cowered in fear as their old, dilapidated house built by his great grandfather during British era in north Kolkata’s Sovabazar trembled for over four hours. Darkness had engulfed the house as power cables snapped.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:48:00 +0200nouvelobs (fr)

Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu' Amphan , le plus puissant cyclone à s'être formé dans le golfe du Bengale depuis le début du siècle, passerait mercredi à côté de sa ville. Il n'est donc pas allé se réfugier dans l'un des milliers d'abris ouverts par les autorités.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:44:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:44:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:42:00 +0200notretemps (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Naveen Patnaik speaks to Mamata, assures support amid Amphan crisis

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:39:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

BHUBANESHWAR: Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Friday and assured all possible support to overcome the crisis triggered by cyclone Amphan that has claimed at least 77 lives and left a trail of destruction in her state.

'Super cyclone' Amphan devastates areas of Bangladesh and eastern India

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:36:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Khulna, Bangladesh – The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent a sleepless night which....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:31:00 +0200afp (fr)

Une "énorme erreur", s'est-il dit lorsque, terré à l'intérieur de sa maison, les éléments se déchaînaient à l'extérieur. "Le vent était si puissant que nous avions l'impression qu'il allait tout aplatir", raconte-t-il à l'AFP, se tenant au milieu de décombres de maisons tordus par la violence du cyclone.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:13:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Patnaik speaks to Mamata, assures support amid Amphan crisis

Fri, 22 May 2020 09:11:00 +0200odishasuntimes (en)

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Friday and assured all possible support to overcome the crisis triggered by cyclone Amphan that has claimed at least 77 lives and left a trail of destruction in her state.

Cyclone Amphan 'More than a National Disaster', Never Seen Such Devastation: Mamata

Fri, 22 May 2020 08:52:00 +0200news18 (en)

Ahead of conducting an aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in West Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday contended that the calamity, which has wreaked havoc in the state and left at least 77 dead, is "more than a national disaster".

Odisha CM Patnaik Speaks to Counterpart Mamata Banerjee, Assures Aupport In Wake of Cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 08:52:00 +0200news18 (en)

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Friday and assured all possible support to overcome the crisis triggered by cyclone Amphan that has claimed at least 80 lives and left a trail of destruction in her state.

PM Modi reaches West Bengal, will survey areas ravaged by Cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 08:23:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at Kolkata airport on Friday.(ANI Photo) Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached West Bengal, the first leg of his visit to survey the areas ravaged by Cyclone Amphan . PM Modi will conduct an aerial survey of the damage.

Des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» après Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 08:22:00 +0200arcinfo (fr)

Des centaines de villages inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par dizaines de milliers: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh où il a fait au moins 95 morts, selon un dernier bilan.

Au moins 84 morts après le passage du cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh [Vidéo]></title> <description>Le bilan du passage du cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant depuis plusieurs décennies dans la région, n’est encore que parcellaire. Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et.

Fri, 22 May 2020 08:14:00 +0200TelegrammeDeBrest (fr)

Les services météorologiques américains ont annoncé que la saison 2020 des ouragans sera très probablement « au-dessus de la normale » dans l’Atlantique. La saison 2020 des ouragans sera très probablement « au-dessus de la normale » dans l’Atlantique, avec une prévision de trois à six ouragans de....

Météo. Le soleil faiblit, mais le thermomètre reste chaud

Fri, 22 May 2020 08:09:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Météo. Le soleil faiblit, mais le thermomètre reste chaud. Si le ciel se voile quelque peu ce vendredi 22 mai, notamment sur la Bretagne et la Normandie, les thermomètres, lui, reste au beau fixe. Si les températures restent encore fraîches autour de la Manche, elles seront une fois de plus estivales sur le reste du pays.

Inde et Bangladesh : 10 millions de personnes affectées par le cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 07:41:00 +0200france24 (fr)

Des centaines de villages inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par dizaines de milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bureau des Nations unies au Bangladesh estime que le cyclone a affecté 10 millions de personnes et détruit le foyer de 500 000 personnes.

Protecting animals imperative as super cyclone Amphan makes landfall

Fri, 22 May 2020 06:51:00 +0200irishsun (en)

New Delhi [ India ] May 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Super cyclone Amphan has battered the eastern Indian states of West Bengal and Odisha. As per latest reports, 12 people have been killed in West Bengal due to the super storm. As the states of West Bengal and Odisha cope with the aftermath of Amphan, it is....

Amphan ravages Rajshahi mango hub The cyclone Amphan has dealt a body blow for mango farmers in the Rajshahi region,...

Fri, 22 May 2020 06:13:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

The cyclone Amphan has dealt a body blow for mango farmers in the Rajshahi region, already reeling under the coronavirus outbreak, victims and officials said on Thursday. The very severe storm that pummelled coastal and north-western Bangladesh on Wednesday destroyed nearly 12-15 per cent of....

Cyclone Amphan wrecks colossal damage in Khulna

Fri, 22 May 2020 06:13:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

Super cyclone Amphan has left a trail of devastation in coastal region Khulna and adjoining Satkhira and Bagerhat districts, causing extensive damage to more than one lakh houses. During the storm heavy rains and high tide broke embankments and submerged fish farms, shrimp enclosures and damaged crop lands in different areas.

10 millions de personnes affectées par le cyclone Amphan au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 05:32:00 +0200lesoleil-ca (fr)

C et agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira pensait qu’ Amphan , le plus puissant cyclone à s’être formé dans le golfe du Bengale depuis le début du siècle, passerait mercredi à côté de sa ville. Il n’est donc pas allé se réfugier dans l’un des milliers d’abris ouverts par les autorités.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Fri, 22 May 2020 05:19:00 +0200lesnouvellesdefalaise (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle. Selon un comptage de l'AFP réalisé à partir de sources officielles, au moins 5 006 730 cas d'infection ont été recensés à ce jour dans le monde, parmi lesquels 328 047 décès.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Fri, 22 May 2020 05:15:00 +0200lereveilnormand (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle. Selon un comptage de l'AFP réalisé à partir de sources officielles, au moins 5 006 730 cas d'infection ont été recensés à ce jour dans le monde, parmi lesquels 328 047 décès.

Odisha extends helping hand to cyclone-hit West Bengal

Fri, 22 May 2020 05:07:00 +0200odishasuntimes (en)

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik came forward on Thursday to provide all possible assistance to West Bengal, which has been ravaged by Cyclone Amphan that killed at least 72 people and left a trail of destruction in the state. A day after the extremely severe cyclonic storm rolled....

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Fri, 22 May 2020 05:01:00 +0200lecourrierdelamayenne (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle. Selon un comptage de l'AFP réalisé à partir de sources officielles, au moins 5 006 730 cas d'infection ont été recensés à ce jour dans le monde, parmi lesquels 328 047 décès.

More than 80 killed as Cyclone Amphan moves through India

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:52:00 +0200upi (en)

May 21 (UPI) -- More than 80 people in India have died on Thursday after Cyclone Amphan made landfall in the nation bringing dangerous winds and heavy rains. At least 72 people died in West Bengal state, including a young girl who was killed after a wall collapsed in her home, and 10 people have been confirmed dead in Bangladesh , officials said.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:33:00 +0200lepublicateurlibre (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle. Selon un comptage de l'AFP réalisé à partir de sources officielles, au moins 5 006 730 cas d'infection ont été recensés à ce jour dans le monde, parmi lesquels 328 047 décès.

Accèdez aux articles de la rubrique Monde

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:29:00 +0200lejournaldelorne (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui a fait au moins 84 morts et laissé derrière lui des scènes de désolation, est le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle. Selon un comptage de l'AFP réalisé à partir de sources officielles, au moins 5 006 730 cas d'infection ont été recensés à ce jour dans le monde, parmi lesquels 328 047 décès.

Les États-Unis prévoient une saison 2020 des ouragans «au-dessus de la normale» dans l'Atlantique

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:27:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

La saison 2020 des ouragans sera très probablement « au-dessus de la normale » dans l'Atlantique, avec une prévision de trois à six ouragans de catégorie 3 ou plus, ont annoncé jeudi les services météorologiques américains. Il y a 60% de probabilité d'une saison au-dessus de la normale », avec....

Boiling frogs and tropical storms

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:26:00 +0200thestarkenya (en)

I’ve never really believed the story climate crusaders tell to explain why so many people don’t get the message. You know, the one where if you drop a frog into a pot of boiling water it will hop right out, whereas if you just turn the heat up slowly it won’t notice. It will stay there and boil to death.

VIDEO. Le "super cyclone" Amphan frappe violemment l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:26:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Il était attendu avec crainte et a provoqué d'importants dégâts. Le cyclone Amphan , qualifié de "super cyclone" par les météorologues, a touché les côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh ce mercredi 20 mai. Il s'était formé deux jours plus tôt dans le golfe du Bengale, où une tempête aussi puissante....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:20:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi 21 mai des scènes de « dévastation inouïe » en et au Bangladesh . « Je n’ai jamais vu un désastre de cette magnitude » , a déclaré à....

Cyclone Amphan: au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Fri, 22 May 2020 04:15:00 +0200arcinfo (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

The Star: Boiling frogs and tropical storms

Fri, 22 May 2020 03:24:00 +0200kenyamoja (en)

I’ve never really believed the story climate crusaders tell to explain why so many people don’t get the message. You know, the one where if you drop a frog into a pot of boiling water it will hop right out, whereas if you just turn the heat up slowly it won’t notice. It will stay there and boil to death.

Super cyclone leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Fri, 22 May 2020 03:20:00 +0200dailytimesPK (en)

The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent a sleepless night which saw 165 kilometre....

Cyclone slams Indian, Bangladesh coast

Fri, 22 May 2020 02:57:00 +02009news (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 170 kilometres per hour and maximum gusts of 190 km/h.

Cyclone Amphan ravages West Bengal; PM Narendra Modi to visit today

Fri, 22 May 2020 02:08:00 +0200business-standard (en)

The return to normalcy following the extended lockdown was stopped in its tracks for Bengal, as Cyclone Amphan stormed in with speeds of 155-165 kmph and ravaged the state. The damage, pegged at trillions of rupees by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, was all pervasive.

Amphan spares Jharkhand, but set to bring rain to eastern areas for 2 days

Fri, 22 May 2020 02:07:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

Ranchi: Cyclone Amphan , which ravaged Odisha and southern West Bengal and, did not have much impact in the neighbouring Jharkhand, the Ranchi met office said on Thursday. Ranchi IMD director S D Kotal said: “Cyclone Amphan did not have any effect in Jharkhand.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 01:33:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

‘Lessons from past cyclones helped us tackle Amphan’

Fri, 22 May 2020 01:21:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

Special relief commissioner P K Jena speaks to Sujit Bisoyi on the challenges of preparing for a cyclone amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Excerpts: n How difficult was it to handle a cyclone at this time? It was a big challenge for the government machinery.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que ses yeux pour pleurer

Fri, 22 May 2020 00:44:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Cyclone Amphan: au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh 72 personnes sont mortes en Inde et 12 au Bangladesh selon le bilan présenté jeudi. Le bureau des Nations unies au Bangladesh estime que le cyclone a affecté 10 millions de personnes et détruit le foyer de 500.000 personnes BFMTV

Fri, 22 May 2020 00:38:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

72 personnes sont mortes en Inde et 12 au Bangladesh selon le bilan présenté jeudi. Le bureau des Nations unies au Bangladesh estime que le cyclone a affecté 10 millions de personnes et détruit le foyer de 500.000 personnes © MUNIR UZ ZAMAN / AFP Photo aérienne des dégâts provoqués par le cyclone Amphan à Burigoâlini (Bangladesh), le 21 mai 2020.

Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan

Fri, 22 May 2020 00:18:00 +0200news_com_au (en)

Dozens of people have been killed and many more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan ravaged parts of India and south Bangladesh . The super cyclone was downgraded to extremely severe however still damaged and destroyed millions of homes as well as crippling communication and electricity lines.

Cyclone toll touches 72 as W Bengal begins clean-up

Thu, 21 May 2020 23:43:00 +0200gulf-times (en)

West Bengal began a massive clean-up yesterday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at least 72 people including 14 in the capital Kolkata with state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee saying: “I haven’t seen a disaster of this magnitude.” Cyclone Amphan left a trail of destruction in its wake,....

Intempéries Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 23:09:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé hier des scènes de « dévastation inouïe » en Inde et au Bangladesh , et y a fait au moins 84 morts. Près de 24 heures après l’arrivée sur la terre ferme du....

actualité Les 3 infos majeures, hors coronavirus, du jeudi 21 mai

Thu, 21 May 2020 22:09:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Si l’épidémie de coronavirus et l’état de crise dans laquelle elle a plongé le monde attirent toutes les attentions, l’actualité se poursuit malgré tout aux quatre coins du globe. CNEWS a regroupé les informations majeures de la journée, qui ne sont pas liées au Covid-19. Le cyclone Amphan fait au moins 80 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh .

4 2 373 10:56 | CATASTROPHE Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 21:48:00 +020020minutes (fr)

Dégâts après le passage du cyclone Amphan dans la région de Calcutta, le 21 mai 2020. — Bikas Das/AP/SIPA. Des scènes de « dévastation inouïe ». Des centaines de villages côtiers étaient inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables, ce jeudi en et au Bangladesh après le passage du cyclone Amphan.

Cyclone LIVE tracker: How to track multiple cyclones raging around the world NOW - MAP

Thu, 21 May 2020 21:19:00 +0200express (en)

Cyclones are large scale air masses which rotate around a strong centre of low atmospheric pressure. Cyclone Amphan has unleashed horror in India and Bangladesh as it made landfall on Thursday, killing more than 80 people. Express.co.uk has compiled a guide to show you how to keep tabs on multiple twisters whirling across the globe.

'War-Like Situation': Horrific Cyclone Amphan Aftermath Photos Show Destruction Left Behind

Thu, 21 May 2020 20:51:00 +0200news-yahoo-in (en)

Amphan , the first tropical cyclone of the 2020 season in the North India n basin, has made landfall in India yesterday. The cyclone which ravaged through parts of Bengal and Odisha, brought with it heavy rain, winds, thunder and lightning. Power supply and 4G network in Kolkata has been severely hit....

Cyclone Amphan ravages Kolkata, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 20:49:00 +0200tvm (en)

The cyclone nicknamed Amphan has completely ravaged the city of Kolkata in eastern India . The storm with a wind speed of 185 kilometers per hour and heavy rains killed at least 84 people in India and Bangladesh . Thousands of trees were uprooted, homes collapsed and electricity and telephone services were cut off for some 14 million people.

Amphan inflicts massive damage

Thu, 21 May 2020 20:48:00 +0200thedailystarBD (en)

At least 12 people were killed and nearly 2.20 lakh houses damaged by the cyclone that swept through the south-western part on Wednesday with a wind speed of over 150 kilometre per hour. It destroyed standing crops, vegetables and fruits on 1.76 lakh hectares of land, uprooted millions of trees and damaged fish farms, said officials.

NOAA warns of a very active hurricane season ahead

Thu, 21 May 2020 20:24:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

NOAA says that a combination of several climate factors is driving the strong likelihood for above-normal activity in the Atlantic this year. The factors considered include El Niño-La Niña conditions, Atlantic sea surface temperatures, strength of the trade winds in the tropical Atlantic, strength....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que des larmes pour pleurer Le Point

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:57:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© Fournis par Le Point. Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh )....

Odisha extends helping hand to cyclone-hit West Bengal

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:55:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik came forward on Thursday to provide all possible assistance to West Bengal, which has been ravaged by Cyclone Amphan that killed at least 72 people and left a trail of destruction in the state. A day after the extremely severe cyclonic storm rolled past the....

Dozens killed as cyclone causes devastation in India, Bangladesh 2 hours

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:20:00 +0200myjoyonline (en)

The most powerful cyclone to strike eastern India and Bangladesh in about 20 years has killed at least 84 people, officials said, as rescue teams scoured devastated coastal villages, hampered by torn down power lines and flooding over large tracts of land.

Cyclone Amphan : des dizaines de morts en Inde et au Bangladesh Le Point

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:10:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© Fournis par Le Point Catastrophe naturelle, cyclone Amphan , Inde. Il s'agirait du plus puissant cyclone à se former dans le golfe du Bengale depuis le début de ce siècle. Depuis 24 heures, le cyclone Amphan dévaste de larges territoires de l' et du Bangladesh .

Nuit meurtrière en Inde et au Bangladesh après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:08:00 +0200mali-web (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan a ravagé une partie du nord-est de l’Inde et du Bangladesh pendant la nuit. Il est arrivé sur les côtes avec des rafales à 185 km/h, a touché des zones côtières inondables du golfe du Bengale, avant de frapper Calcutta, une mégalopole de 15 millions d’habitants. Un premier bilan fait état de 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh.

The US is in for a brutal—and expensive—hurricane season

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:08:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A potent combination of ocean conditions brewing in both the Pacific and Atlantic have climate scientists worried that 2020 could be one of the most active hurricane seasons on record. And with recovery and rebuilding resources stretched thin by the coronavirus pandemic, the economic toll of those....

Cyclone En images : L'Inde et le Bangladesh dévastés par le cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 19:02:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Cette photo aérienne montre des maisons et des bâtiments inondés suite à la rupture de digues après le passage du cyclone Amphan , à Shyamnagar, au Bangladesh , le 21 mai 2020. Ce cyclone qui a frappé des régions du Bangladesh et l'est de l'Inde, est le plus violent de ce siècle dans le golfe du Bengale.

Cyclone Amphan : les images impressionnantes en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:53:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Près de trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées en Inde et au Bangladesh à l'annonce de l'arrivée du cyclone. Elles ont quitté les zones de basse altitude pour se rendre dans des abris anti-cyclone. Une professeur d'université de 60 ans, Sriparna Bose, a décrit à l'AFP : Des dégats matériels....

South Asia storm kills 84, snaps power to 5.5 million homes

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:50:00 +0200sentinelsource (en)

The biggest cyclonic storm over the Bay of Bengal in two decades wreaked havoc along India 's east coast and in Bangladesh , killing dozens of people, flooding low-lying areas and affecting power supply. Amphan is likely to continue to move north-northeastward and weaken further into a depression on....

The US is in for a brutal—and expensive—hurricane season Quartz

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:48:00 +0200qz (en)

A potent combination of ocean conditions brewing in both the Pacific and Atlantic have climate scientists worried that 2020 could be one of the most active hurricane seasons on record. And with recovery and rebuilding resources stretched thin by the coronavirus pandemic, the economic toll of those....

Probablement un nombre d’ouragans « au-dessus de la normale » en 2020 dans l’Atlantique

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:40:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Probablement un nombre d’ouragans « au-dessus de la normale » en 2020 dans l’Atlantique. La saison 2020 des ouragans pourrait être « extrêmement active », alertent jeudi des météorologistes américains. Trois à six d’entre eux pourraient atteindre la catégorie 3 ou plus, charriant des vents d’au moins 178 km/h.

Cyclone Amphan disrupts corporate functioning, IT sector in Kolkata

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:37:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Cyclone Amphan that ravaged coastal belt of West Bengal and Kolkata disrupted corporate functioning and board meetings on Thursday after the Internet connectivity and power remained a challenge. The information technology sector also remained badly affected.

PAR AILLEURS #60 - Peut-on "profaner" le Titanic pour en extraire les derniers secrets ?

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:27:00 +0200franceinter (fr)

Chaque jour, cinq infos du monde garanties sans Covid-19 | Ce jeudi 21 mai, l'actualité internationale nous emmène dans les abysses, où la compagnie RMS Titanic pourrait découper la coque du paquebot pour récupérer le télégraphe, qui émit, en 1912, les appels de détresse. Pour certains, ce navire reste un sanctuaire.

Le cyclone Amphan ravage l'Inde et le Bangladesh et fait 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:21:00 +0200metrofrance (fr)

CATASTROPHE - Ces dernières heures, le cyclone Amphan a frappé de plein fouet l'Etat du Bengale occidental, en Inde, et le Bangladesh . Le phénomène météorologique a fait 84 morts dans les deux pays et causé d'importants dégâts dans la région. Les dégâts sont colossaux.

Le cyclone Amphan ravage l'Inde et le Bangladesh et fait 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 18:00:00 +0200TF1 (fr)

CATASTROPHE - Ces dernières heures, le cyclone Amphan a frappé de plein fouet l'Etat du Bengale occidental, en Inde, et le Bangladesh . Le phénomène météorologique a fait 84 morts dans les deux pays et causé d'importants dégâts dans la région. Les dégâts sont colossaux.

Dozens killed as cyclone causes devastation in India, Bangladesh 17 mins

Thu, 21 May 2020 17:50:00 +0200myjoyonline (en)

The most powerful cyclone to strike eastern India and Bangladesh in about 20 years has killed at least 84 people, officials said, as rescue teams scoured devastated coastal villages, hampered by torn down power lines and flooding over large tracts of land.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que des larmes pour pleurer

Thu, 21 May 2020 17:43:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que des larmes pour pleurer

Thu, 21 May 2020 17:17:00 +0200sciencesetavenir (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 17:06:00 +0200ladepeche-pf (fr)

Des habitations détruites à Satkhira, le 21 mai 2020 après le passage du cyclone Amphan . (©AFP/Munir UZ ZAMAN) Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi 21 mai 2020 des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts.

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que des larmes pour pleurer

Thu, 21 May 2020 17:06:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

"Tout est perdu" : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que des larmes pour pleurer

Thu, 21 May 2020 17:05:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone kills scores in India and Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:55:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

The eastern India n city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 84 people across India and Bangladesh . Amphan made landfall on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain. The storm is weakening as it moves north into Bhutan .

Cyclone Amphan: au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:50:00 +0200lest-eclair (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de « dévastation inouïe » en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Près de 24 heures après l’arrivée sur la terre ferme du cyclone....

Cyclone Amphan disrupts corporate functioning, IT sector in Kolkata

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:43:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Cyclone Amphan that ravaged coastal belt of West Bengal and Kolkata disrupted corporate functioning and board meetings on Thursday after the Internet connectivity and power remained a challenge. The information technology sector also remained badly affected.

16h20 «Tout est perdu» : après le cyclone Amphan, plus que des larmes pour pleurer AFP

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:38:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Abrité sous un lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, Shafiqul Islam a connu trois heures d'une attente insoutenable à prier que le cyclone Amphan ne souffle pas leur maison et les épargne. Ce agriculteur de 40 ans du district côtier de Satkhira (sud-est du Bangladesh ) pensait qu'Amphan, le plus....

Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in Eastern India, Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:34:00 +0200seafoodsource (en)

Cyclone Amphan has caused widespread destruction to two states in eastern India and neighboring Bangladesh , at a time when both countries are struggling with the COVID-19 outbreak. The cyclone made landfall in West Bengal, India, on 20 May with high wind speeds.

Super cyclone Amphan wreaks deadly havoc in India and Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:33:00 +0200dailytimesPK (en)

Super cyclone Amphan , the most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people as authorities continue to assess damage. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent....

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone kills scores in India and Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:28:00 +0200bbc (en)

Media caption Cyclone Amphan causes havoc in India and Bangladesh . The eastern Indian city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 84 people across India and Bangladesh. Amphan made landfall on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain. The storm is weakening as it moves north into Bhutan .

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:28:00 +0200lavoixlebocage (fr)

Des habitations détruites à Satkhira, le 21 mai 2020 après le passage du cyclone Amphan . (©AFP/Munir UZ ZAMAN) Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi 21 mai 2020 des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts.

Cyclone toll hits 84 as Bangladesh and India start mopping up

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:24:00 +0200rappler (en)

DAMAGED. An aircraft is seen amidst a collapsed hangar at flooded Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport after the landfall of cyclone Amphan in Kolkata on May 21, 2020. Photo by AFP. SATKHIRA, BangladeshIndia and Bangladesh began a massive cleanup Thursday, May 21, after the fiercest....

Cyclone-toll-hits-84-as-Bangladesh-and-India-start-mopping-up

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:17:00 +0200standardmedia (en)

Villagers salvage items from their houses damaged by Cyclone Amphan in the India n state of West Bengal. [AFP] Asia The United Nations office in Bangladesh estimates 10 million people were affected India and Bangladesh began a massive clean-up Thursday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at....

BIZ-AMPHAN-DISRUPTION - Cyclone Amphan disrupts corporate functioning, IT sector in Kolkata

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:01:00 +0200nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Kolkata, May 21 (PTI) Cyclone Amphan that ravaged coastal belt of West Bengal and Kolkata disrupted corporate functioning and board meetings on Thursday after the Internet connectivity and power remained a challenge. The information technology sector also remained badly affected.

L'est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh dévastés après le passage du cyclone Amphan L'Express

Thu, 21 May 2020 16:01:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, encore provisoire, a été établi à 84 morts. Il risque d'augmenter. © Munir UZ ZAMAN / AFP Des maisons détruites dans la ville de Satkhira après le passage du cyclone Amphan , jeudi 21 mai 2020. Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables.

Cyclone toll hits 84 as Bangladesh and India start mopping up

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:45:00 +0200arabnews (en)

SATKHIRA: India and Bangladesh began a massive clean-up Thursday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at least 84 people, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. Cyclone Amphan flattened houses, uprooted trees, blew off roofs and toppled electricity pylons, while a storm surge inundated....

Cyclone Amphan : 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:39:00 +0200nna-fr (fr)

ANI - (AFP) - Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a fait pour l’heure 84 morts. Un bilan qui devrait s’aggraver. Classé en catégorie 5, la plus haute sur l'échelle de Saffir-Simpson, le cyclone Amphan avec des vents de 200 à 240 km/h est le plus puissant....

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:35:00 +0200vosgesmatin (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus....

'International Calender Will Influence Decision on Playing BBL'

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200india (en)

Australian opener David Warner, who has made the most of the coronavirus lockdown by making a name for himself on TikTok with his hilarious videos, said that the International calendar once cricket resumes will influence his decision on playing the Big Bash League for Sydney Thunder, that is slated to take place later this year.

India, South Africa to Play 3 T20Is at End of August if Pandemic Subsides

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200india (en)

If the coronavirus pandemic situation improves and if the India n and South African governments give the go-ahead, the two countries, who were slated to play a three-match ODI series earlier this year, may happen at the end of August. Also Read - Virus is Inside The Head! Quarantined Boy in Nainital....

Cyclone Amphan: au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:31:00 +0200lunion (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de « dévastation inouïe » en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Près de 24 heures après l’arrivée sur la terre ferme du cyclone....

Cyclone Amphan: au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh (officiel)

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:30:00 +0200almanar-fr (fr)

– Site de la chaîne AlManar-Liban ....

Cyclone : au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:30:00 +0200laprovence (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi des scènes de " dévastation inouïe " en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Près de 24 heures après l'arrivée sur la terre ferme du cyclone,....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste des territoires entiers de l'Inde et du Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:25:00 +0200france3 (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers... Le passage du cyclone Amphan a entraîné des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh , jeudi 21 mai, avec la mort d'au moins 84 personnes.

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone leaves scores dead

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:24:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Most of those who died were hit by falling trees or debris. The eastern India n city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 84 people across India and Bangladesh . Storm Amphan struck land on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain. It is now weakening as it moves north into Bhutan .

Le cyclone Amphan sème la désolation en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 15:19:00 +0200LeMonde (fr)

Vue aérienne de Shyamnagar (Bengale-Occidental, Inde), après le passage du cyclone Amphan le 21 mai 2020. MUNIR UZ ZAMAN / AFP. Il est encore trop tôt pour évaluer les dégâts du cyclone Amphan qui a balayé la région de Calcutta, dans la nuit de mercredi 20 à jeudi 21 mai.

Cyclone Amphan : des dizaines de morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:49:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Il s'agirait du plus puissant cyclone à se former dans le golfe du Bengale depuis le début de ce siècle. Depuis 24 heures, le cyclone Amphan dévaste de larges territoires de l' et du Bangladesh . Les deux pays ont fait état respectivement d'au moins 72 morts (dans l'État indien du....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste des territoires entiers de l'Inde et du Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:48:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers... Le passage du cyclone Amphan a entraîné des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh , jeudi 21 mai, avec la mort d'au moins 84 personnes.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:46:00 +0200quotidien-lu (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues et des maisons détruites par milliers : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Près de 24 heures après l’arrivée sur la terre ferme du cyclone, le plus....

Cyclone Toll Hits 84 As Bangladesh And India Start Mopping Up

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:38:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

India and Bangladesh began a massive clean-up Thursday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at least 84 people, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. Amphan is pictured in a satellite image taken on May 18 Photo: NOAA / Handout. Cyclone Amphan flattened houses, uprooted trees, blew off....

Sports stars offers prayers to Cyclone Amphan victims

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:28:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

Sports stars from across India have offered up their prayers to the people of West Bengal and Odisha after the two states were ravaged by Super Cyclone Amphan on Wednesday. Scenes of large uprooted trees, damaged houses and roofs ripped from buildings were just the beginning when the cyclone made....

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:27:00 +0200dna-france (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus....

Golfe du Bengale : Scènes de dévastation en Inde et au Bangladesh après le passage du cyclone Amphan 20 Minutes

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:27:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Ce cyclone est à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale © Bikas Das/AP/SIPA Dégâts après le passage du cyclone Amphan dans la région de Calcutta, le 21 mai 2020. CATASTROPHE - Ce cyclone est à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale. Des scènes de « dévastation inouïe ».

Cyclone Amphan : des dizaines de morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:22:00 +0200france24 (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXI e....

Au moins 84 morts après le passage du cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:15:00 +0200TelegrammeDeBrest (fr)

Le bilan du passage du cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis plusieurs décennies dans la région, n’est encore que parcellaire. Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des....

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 14:11:00 +0200estrepublicain (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi des scènes de dévastation inouïe en Inde et au Bangladesh et y a fait 84 morts. Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus....

Le coronavirus, une crise dans la crise provoquée par les catastrophes naturelles

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:55:00 +0200huffingtonpost-fr-fr (fr)

INTERNATIONAL - Si une partie du monde vit toujours au ralenti à cause de la crise du coronavirus , la planète, elle, continue de tourner. Et de se manifester, parfois extrêmement brutalement, dans des régions déjà accablées par la pandémie de Covid-19.

Cyclone Amphan: With TV lines damaged, Calcuttans turn to WhatsApp for information

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:54:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

HIGHLIGHTS Cyclone Amphan struck Kolkata on Wednesday evening. 72 people have died so far. The cyclone is the fiercest to have struck the city in over 200 years. Kolkata last saw a cyclone in 2009. Prime Minister Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah have tweeted to show their support and have deployed the NDRF to the affected areas.

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:52:00 +0200leprogres (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

VIDEO. Le "super-cyclone" Amphan dévaste le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:49:00 +0200ladepeche (fr)

Depuis mercredi en fin d'après-midi, le cyclone Amphan a atterri à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la grande ville indienne de Calcutta, avant d'arriver au Bangladesh . Une onde de tempête (raz-de-marée) ayant atteint jusqu'à cinq mètres de haut s'est engouffrée dans les terres sur plusieurs kilomètres, ont rapporté des médias.

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:49:00 +0200republicain-lorrain (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:49:00 +0200LeBien (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:47:00 +0200lesoleil-ca (fr)

L e bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, reste encore très incertain en raison de l’étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Les bilans officiels des deux pays font actuellement état d’au moins 22 morts, mais ce chiffre n’est possiblement que très parcellaire.

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:45:00 +0200ledauphine (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Cyclone Amphan : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:35:00 +0200lalsace (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

'The City Is Ravaged': Cyclone Amphan Leaves Trail of Destruction in Kolkata

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:32:00 +0200news_com_au (en)

Cyclone Amphan battered the east India n states of Odisha and West Bengal on May 20, leaving a path of destruction and at least a dozen people dead. A further eight people were reported to have died in neighboring Bangladesh . This footage shows debris and uprooted trees on Bidhan Sarani, a main road in Kolkata.

Cyclone Amphan: au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh (officiel)

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:30:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, a tué au moins 84 personnes en Inde et au Bangladesh , selon des bilans officiels annoncés jeudi. Pour la région du Bengale occidental, en Inde, "72 personnes sont mortes, dont 15 à Calcutta.

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone leaves scores dead

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:24:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Most of those who died were hit by falling trees or debris. The eastern India n city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 84 people across India and Bangladesh . Storm Amphan struck land on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain. It is now weakening as it moves north into Bhutan .

14:13 Cyclone Amphan Au moins 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:19:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former dans le golfe du Bengale au XXIe siècle, a tué au moins 84 personnes en Inde et au Bangladesh , selon des bilans officiels annoncés jeudi. Pour la région du Bengale occidental, en Inde, "72 personnes sont mortes, dont 15 à Calcutta.

Cyclone Amphan : 84 morts en Inde et au Bangladesh, deux pays dévastés

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:17:00 +0200leparisien (fr)

Classé en catégorie 5, la plus haute sur l'échelle de Saffir-Simpson, le cyclone Amphan avec des vents de 200 à 240 km/h est le plus puissant cyclone à être né dans le golfe du Bengale depuis 1999, date à laquelle un cyclone avait entraîné la mort de 10 000 personnes dans la région de l'Odisha.

catastrophe naturelle Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh, au moins 84 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 13:11:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Au moins 84 morts sont à déplorer.

India: Inde et Bangladesh : nos équipes mobilisées pour aider les victimes du cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:57:00 +0200reliefWeb (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan a dévasté l’Inde et le Bangladesh cette nuit. La destruction des habitations, commerces et cultures laissent des milliers de personnes sans moyens de subsistance. Dans un contexte d’augmentation de la pauvreté à cause du Coronavirus, la situation est critique. Nos équipes locales se mobilisent face à cette urgence.

L'est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh dévastés après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:48:00 +0200lexpress (fr)

Le bilan humain de ce cyclone reste encore très incertain en raison de l'étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables...

Des scènes de dévastation inouïes en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:22:00 +0200lematin-CH (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de «dévastation inouïes» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe....

Le cyclone Amphan laisse derrière lui des scènes de dévastation en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:18:00 +0200rtbf (fr)

Apparu ce week-end au large de l’Inde, le cyclone Amphan a touché terre mercredi en fin de journée au sud de la grande ville de Calcutta, accompagné de vents autour de 165 km/h et de pluies diluviennes. Plus de trois millions de personnes avaient été évacuées et mises à l’abri à son approche.

Sportspersons pray for West Bengal, Odisha after Amphan strikes

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:07:00 +0200khaleejtimes (en)

India n sportsperson on Thursday offered their prayers to the people of West Bengal and Odisha after the two states were ravaged by Super Cyclone Amphan on Wednesday. Scenes of large uprooted trees, damaged houses and flown off roofs were just the beginning when the cyclone made its appearance less that 24 hours back.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh Le Point

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:06:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© Fournis par Le Point. Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus....

Cyclone Amphan : vents violents, inondations, raz de marée… l’Inde et le Bangladesh dévastés Le Parisien

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:06:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, n’a fait l’heure qu’une vingtaine de morts. Mais le bilan devrait s’aggraver. Classé en catégorie 5, la plus haute sur l’échelle de Saffir-Simpson, le cyclone Amphan avec des vents de 200 à 240 km/h est le plus puissant....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 12:04:00 +0200lecourrier (fr)

Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXI e siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, reste encore très incertain en raison de l'étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Les bilans officiels des deux pays font actuellement état d'au moins 22 morts, mais ce chiffre n'est possiblement que très parcellaire.

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone leaves trail of death

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:53:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Most of those who died were hit by falling trees or debris. The eastern India n city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 22 people across India and Bangladesh . Storm Amphan struck land on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain. It is now weakening as it moves north into Bhutan .

Un violent CYCLONE dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh: au lendemain de son passage, des scènes de dévastation inouïe

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:51:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Shyamnagar, le 21 mai 2020. — © MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP Asie

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:47:00 +0200letemps (fr)

Le bilan humain du cyclone Amphan , à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, reste encore très incertain en raison de l'étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Les bilans officiels des deux pays font actuellement état d'au moins 22 morts, mais ce chiffre n'est que très parcellaire.

10:56 | CATASTROPHE Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:29:00 +020020minutes (fr)

Dégâts après le passage du cyclone Amphan dans la région de Calcutta, le 21 mai 2020. — Bikas Das/AP/SIPA. Des scènes de « dévastation inouïe ». Des centaines de villages côtiers étaient inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables, ce jeudi en et au Bangladesh après le passage du cyclone Amphan.

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone leaves trail of death

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:17:00 +0200bbc (en)

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Most of those who died were hit by falling trees or debris. The eastern India n city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 22 people across India and Bangladesh . Storm Amphan struck land on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:13:00 +0200ipreunion (fr)

Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, reste encore très incertain en raison de l'étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Les bilans officiels des deux pays font actuellement état d'au moins 22 morts, mais ce chiffre n'est possiblement que très parcellaire.

EN IMAGES. Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh, au moins 22 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:04:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Une nuit de terreur à Calcutta. Au terme d’une nuit de terreur, les 15 millions d’habitants de Calcutta se sont réveillés avec le spectacle d’une ville aux rues inondées, des voitures remplies d’eau parfois jusqu’aux fenêtres et des axes de circulation bloqués par les arbres et poteaux électriques tombés par terre.

Virus is Inside The Head! Quarantined Boy in Nainital Booked After Refusing Meal Cooked by Dalit Woman

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:00:00 +0200india (en)

While the world is busy locking horns to be the first in coming out with a COVID-19 vaccine, India is deep submerged in heaty communal and caste conflicts that clearly proves that the virus is not outside but in our heads. A proof of the same is the report of a 23-year-old boy quarantined in a....

'Entire Nation Stands in Solidarity With West Bengal,' PM Modi Prays For Well-being of People

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:00:00 +0200india (en)

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed his concerns for the cyclone-struck Odisha. He said his thoughts were with the people of Odisha as the state battled with the effects of Cyclone ‘ Amphan ’. Modi assured full assistance to those affected.

Cyclone Amphan Ravages Kolkata Airport: Flooded Runways, Damaged Structures as Far as Eyes Can See

Thu, 21 May 2020 11:00:00 +0200india (en)

New Delhi: Not only has the super cyclone ‘ Amphan ’ ravaged Kolkata city, it also left the airport in tatters by flooding it and damaging many structures. The visuals from the airport showed only flooded runways as far as the eyes could see. Also Read - Ganga Jal Can End Corona? Here's What BHU....

South Bengal ravaged by Cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:54:00 +0200downtoearth (en)

“It’s a bigger disaster than Corona. It seems that we are standing within ruins and will have to start from scratch,” Banerjee said. “Around 10 to 12 people have lost their lives and we might have lost property and infrastructures amounting to a lakh crore rupees. Houses, embankments, bridges and lamp posts have been damaged.

Flooded roads, damaged homes, darkness: Ravaged Kolkata takes stock after Cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:54:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

HIGHLIGHTS Residents of Kolkata say Cyclone Amphan has caused severe damage to the city; While rescue and restoration operations have started, it could take days to return to normalcy; The disruption of mobile networks have made matters even harder for citizens.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:51:00 +0200notretemps (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Photos show 2.6 million people fleeing after a cyclone stormed through India and Bangladesh in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:49:00 +0200markets-businessinsider (en)

AP Photo. More than 2.6 million people had to be evacuated from India and Bangladesh after a cyclone ravaged the coasts of both countries, The reported. The cyclone impacted some of the most vulnerable communities including Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.

VIDEO. Pluies torrentielles, rafales de vent jusqu'à 200 km/h... le "super-cyclone" Amphan dévaste le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:48:00 +0200ladepeche (fr)

Depuis mercredi en fin d'après-midi, le cyclone Amphan a atterri à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la grande ville indienne de Calcutta, avant d'arriver au Bangladesh . Une onde de tempête (raz-de-marée) ayant atteint jusqu'à cinq mètres de haut s'est engouffrée dans les terres sur plusieurs kilomètres, ont rapporté des médias.

En Inde, une nuit terrifiante après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:48:00 +0200rfi-fr (fr)

Avec notre correspondant à New Delhi Sébastien Farcis. La nuit a été terrifiante pour les habitants de la côte du Bengale et ceux de Calcutta. Les maisons en terre ont souffert et leurs toits, généralement en tôle, se sont envolés. Dans la ville, l’eau est montée d’un coup dans les quartiers....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200LeMonde (fr)

Un homme récupère ses affaires dans les débris d’un magasin ravagé par le cyclone Amphan , jeudi 21 mai, dans l’Etat indien du Bengale occidental. RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI / REUTERS. Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés par un raz-de-marée, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des....

Cyclone en Asie - «Dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:42:00 +0200lessentiel-lu-fr (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé, jeudi, des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:39:00 +0200clicanoo (fr)

Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, reste encore très incertain en raison de l'étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Les bilans officiels des deux pays font actuellement état d'au moins 22 morts, mais ce chiffre n'est possiblement que très parcellaire.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:36:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh. Mais il a détruit nos moyens de subsistance", a déclaré à l'AFP Bhabotosh Kumar Mondal, un responsable de la ville bangladaise de Buri Goalini, où Amphan "a laissé un sillage de dévastation inouïe". AFP

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:33:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© Maude BRULARD Le puissant cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh . Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:32:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Bollywood prays forWest Bengal,Odisha after cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:31:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Bollywood celebrities, including filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, and actors Taapsee Pannu and Rajkummar Rao, on Thursday said they were praying for all those who have been affected by cyclone ' Amphan ' in West Bengal and Odisha. The extremely severe cyclone has killed at least 12 persons and ravaged....

19 mn children at risk due to Cyclone Amphan in India, Bangladesh: UNICEF

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:31:00 +0200business-standard (en)

warned on Wednesday. The extremely severe cyclonic storm Amphan made landfall between Digha of West Bengal and Hatiya Islands of Bangladesh on Wednesday, leaving a trail of destruction. At least ten persons were killed in said that at least 19 million children in parts of Bangladesh and India were....

Le Bengale dévasté par un cyclone tropical historique

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:25:00 +0200courrierinternational (fr)

Ainsi que les autorités l’avaient prédit, le cyclone Amphan qui a balayé le Bengale à partir de mercredi 20 mai a laissé derrière lui un paysage de désolation absolue. Il a atteint la côte en début d’après-midi dans la région sauvage des Sundarbans, plus grande forêt de palétuviers au monde qui....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:22:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:19:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Inde et Bangladesh : des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" après le passage du cyclone Amphan

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:15:00 +0200france24 (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXI e....

Cyclone Amphan en Inde et au Bangladesh: les images d'une "dévastation inouïe"

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:11:00 +0200huffingtonpost-fr-fr (fr)

Un raz-de-marée de trois mètres. Apparu ce week-end au large de l’Inde, Amphan (se prononce “um-pun”) a touché terre mercredi en fin de journée au sud de la grande ville de Calcutta, accompagné de vents autour de 165 km/h et de pluies diluviennes. Plus de trois millions de personnes avaient été évacuées et mises à l’abri à son approche.

Cyclone Amphan: Bollywood prays for Odisha, WB

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:10:00 +0200odishasuntimes (en)

Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities, including filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, and actors Taapsee Pannu and Rajkummar Rao, on Thursday said they were praying for all those who have been affected by cyclone ” Amphan ” in West Bengal and Odisha. The extremely severe cyclone has killed at least 12 persons and....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:06:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de dévastation en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le....

Cyclone Amphan: 3 millions d'évacués, 9 morts

Thu, 21 May 2020 10:01:00 +0200arcinfo (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d’années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l’Inde et au Bangladesh . Il est accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu’à 185 km/h. Onde de tempête de 5 mètres de haut.

Le cyclone Amphan provoque des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:50:00 +0200dna-france (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Super cyclone Amphan wreaks deadly havoc in India and Bangladesh Updated 51 minutes ago

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:46:00 +0200geo-tv (en)

Super cyclone Amphan , the most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people as authorities continue to assess damage. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent a....

8h08 Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh AFP

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:45:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Quand il a enfin pu ressortir, «la maison était détruite. La plupart des maisons de nos voisins étaient abattues», a constaté cet agriculteur de 40 ans. «Nous sommes passés à deux doigts de la mort». Apparu ce week-end au large de l'Inde, Amphan (se prononce «um-pun») a touché terre mercredi en fin....

Le cyclone Amphan provoque des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:40:00 +0200estrepublicain (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:36:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe....

Le cyclone le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:36:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Des vents de 165 km/h. Apparu ce week-end au large de l’Inde, Amphan (se prononce « um-pun ») a touché terre mercredi en fin de journée au sud de la grande ville de Calcutta, accompagné de vents autour de 165 km/h et de pluies diluviennes. Plus de trois millions de personnes avaient été évacuées et mises à l’abri à son approche.

Cyclone Amphan : vents violents, inondations, raz de marée… l’Inde et le Bangladesh dévastés

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:34:00 +0200leparisien (fr)

Classé en catégorie 5, la plus haute sur l'échelle de Saffir-Simpson, le cyclone Amphan avec des vents de 200 à 240 km/h est le plus puissant cyclone à être né dans le golfe du Bengale depuis 1999, date à laquelle un cyclone avait entraîné la mort de 10 000 personnes dans la région de l'Odisha.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:32:00 +0200nouvelobs (fr)

Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, reste encore très incertain en raison de l'étendue des désastres et des coupures de télécommunications. Les bilans officiels des deux pays font actuellement état d'au moins 22 morts, mais ce chiffre n'est possiblement que très parcellaire.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:31:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Pendant que les vents se déchaînaient sur la ville bangladaise de Tala, Shafiqul Islam a passé trois heures abrité sous son lit avec sa femme et ses deux enfants, rongé par le remords d'avoir fait une "énorme erreur" en ne se rendant pas dans un des abris anticyclone. Quand il a enfin pu ressortir, "la maison était détruite.

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:29:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:27:00 +0200almanar-fr (fr)

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Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:22:00 +0200afp (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

PHOTOS | «Un bulldozer»: le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:22:00 +0200lavenir (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre en Inde et au Bangladesh , provoquant pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu’à plus de 180 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Le cyclone Amphan provoque des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:08:00 +0200ledauphine (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Cyclone Amphan leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India - Al Jazeera English

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:07:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

'Everything is destroyed' In neighbouring Bangladesh , officials said eight people had died, including a five-year-old boy and a 75-year-old man, hit by falling trees and a cyclone emergency volunteer who drowned. Bangladesh officials said they were waiting for reports from the Sundarbans, a UNESCO....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 09:03:00 +0200lematin-CH (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Cyclone Amphan leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India - Al Jazeera English

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:59:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

'Everything is destroyed' In neighbouring Bangladesh , officials said eight people had died, including a five-year-old boy and a 75-year-old man, hit by falling trees and a cyclone emergency volunteer who drowned. Bangladesh officials said they were waiting for reports from the Sundarbans, a UNESCO....

Thousands in India and Bangladesh left homeless as Cyclone Amphan heaps misery on coronavirus-hit communities

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:56:00 +0200cnn-special (en)

Large-scale evacuation efforts throughout India and neighboring Bangladesh appear to have saved many lives, but it could take days to realize the full extent of the deaths, injuries and damage from the cyclone. Fallen debris has made many of the roads impassible and heavy rains continue to fall on hard-hit areas.

Le cyclone Amphan provoque des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:54:00 +0200lalsace (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Amphan: Indian city of Kolkata devastated by cyclone

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:53:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

The Kolkata airport has been flooded after the storm. The eastern India n city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone. Cyclone Amphan made landfall in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, killing at least 15 people as it lashed coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain.

VIDEO. Pluies torrentielles, rafales de vent jusqu'à 200 km/h... le "super-cyclone" Amphan a déferlé sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:46:00 +0200ladepeche (fr)

"Nous ne savons pas comment gérer" Des lignes à haute tension ont été coupées, des arbres arrachés et des maisons inondées dans les villes et villages côtiers. "La situation est plus préoccupante que la pandémie provoquée par le coronavirus. Nous ne savons pas comment la gérer", a lâché mercredi....

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:45:00 +020024heures (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Cyclone Amphan: des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:45:00 +0200leprogres (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Le cyclone Amphan provoque des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:42:00 +0200republicain-lorrain (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Le cyclone Amphan provoque des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:41:00 +0200LeBien (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables : le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé ce jeudi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Devastating Amphan pics from WB and Odisha

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:28:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

At least 12 people were killed and several injured as the 'Super Cyclone Amphan ' ravaged several parts of West Bengal and Odisha. The heavy...

Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:27:00 +0200tdg (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de «dévastation inouïe» en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

09:21 Climat Le cyclone Amphan dévaste l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:24:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Des centaines de villages côtiers inondés, des cultures perdues, des arbres arrachés et des infrastructures inutilisables: le passage du cyclone Amphan a laissé jeudi des scènes de "dévastation inouïe" en Inde et au Bangladesh . Le bilan humain de ce cyclone, à ce jour le plus puissant du XXIe siècle....

Cyclone Landfall, Eye of Storm: What Indians Googled as Amphan Causes Destruction in Bengal, Odisha

Thu, 21 May 2020 08:07:00 +0200news18 (en)

Cyclone Amphan made landfall in West Bengal on Wednesday with a wind speed ranging from 155 to 185 kmph, accompanied by heavy rainfall. The cyclone has caused severe damages in Kolkata, Howrah, Hooghly, North and South 24 Parganas districts and their nearby areas.

Cleanup begins after Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc on India and Bangladesh - CNN International

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:59:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

Thousands of India n migrant workers attempting to return home to Odisha state remain stranded after the cyclone forced the cancelation of special trains to the region, a senior railways official has said. Migrant workers across India have been out of work and away from home since March 25, when a nationwide coronavirus lockdown came into effect.

Super-cyclone Amphan kills up to 20 in India and Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:55:00 +0200guardian (en)

The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of up to 20 people. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent a sleepless night which saw 165km/h (102mph) winds....

Cyclone Amphan leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:55:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

'Everything is destroyed' In neighbouring Bangladesh , officials said eight people had died, including a five-year-old boy and a 75-year-old man, hit by falling trees and a cyclone emergency volunteer who drowned. Bangladesh officials said they were waiting for reports from the Sundarbans, a UNESCO....

Cyclone Amphan LIVE: 12 dead as storm ravages Bengal; high-level meet at 10 am to review losses

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:53:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

Severe cyclonic storm Amphan has weakened after wreaking havoc in Odisha and West Bengal, leaving several dead as it barrelled through with high wind speeds. It has also caused severe damage to property in the state’s deltaic areas and urban neighbourhoods of Kolkata.

Super cyclone leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:48:00 +0200vietnamnews (en)

KHULNA — The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people. Authorities began surveying the damage on Thursday after millions spent a sleepless night which saw 165....

Pluies torrentielles, rafales de vent jusqu'à 200 km/h... le "super-cyclone" Amphan a déferlé sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:46:00 +0200ladepeche (fr)

Depuis mercredi en fin d'après-midi, le cyclone Amphan a atterri à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la grande ville indienne de Calcutta, avant d'arriver au Bangladesh . Une onde de tempête (raz-de-marée) ayant atteint jusqu'à cinq mètres de haut s'est engouffrée dans les terres sur plusieurs kilomètres, ont rapporté des médias.

VIDEO. Le "super cyclone" Amphan frappe violemment l'Inde et le Pakistan

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:44:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Il était attendu avec crainte et a provoqué d'importants dégâts. Le cyclone Amphan , qualifié de "super cyclone" par les météorologues, a touché les côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh ce mercredi 20 mai. Il s'était formé deux jours plus tôt dans le golfe du Bengale, où une tempête aussi puissante....

Cyclone Amphan leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:41:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

A man walks over a collapsed wall after Cyclone Amphan made landfall in Kolkata [Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters] A powerful cyclone has hit Bangladesh and eastern India killing at least 20 people and destroying thousands of homes, officials said, leaving authorities struggling to mount relief efforts amid a surging coronavirus outbreak.

Super cyclone leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 07:33:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent a sleepless night which saw 165 kilometre an....

Cleanup begins after Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc on India and Bangladesh - CNN International

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:57:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

Thousands of India n migrant workers attempting to return home to Odisha state remain stranded after the cyclone forced the cancelation of special trains to the region, a senior railways official has said. Migrant workers across India have been out of work and away from home since March 25, when a nationwide coronavirus lockdown came into effect.

Super Cylone Amphan leaves at least 12 dead, several parts of West Bengal ravaged; 'worse than coronavirus,' claims Mamata Banerjee

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:44:00 +0200firstpost (en)

Kolkata: Cyclone Amphan has killed at least 12 persons and ravaged Kolkata and several parts of West Bengal as it left behind a trail of destruction by uprooting trees, destroying thousands of homes and swamping low-lying areas of the state. While a man and a woman were killed when trees came....

Super-cyclone hits India, Bangladesh The Bay of Bengal’s fiercest storm this century, super-cyclone Amphan, slammed into the coast of eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday afternoon, bringing heavy gales and the threat of deadly storm surges and flooding.&nbsp; The Guardian

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:30:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

Evacuation efforts had been hampered by the need to follow strict physical distancing precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus, with infection numbers still soaring in both countries. Many people had also refused to leave their homes and be moved to shelters for fear of contracting the virus.

Super cyclone leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:26:00 +0200terradaily (en)

Social distancing ditched as Cyclone Amphal batters India , Bangladesh Midnapore, India (AFP) May 20, 2020 - Social distancing was futile for one frightened group of people fleeing Cyclone Amphan , who herded cows and chickens to a packed Indian evacuation bunker on Wednesday despite fears of coronavirus infection.

Super Cyclone Leaves Trail Of Destruction In Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:08:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people. Amphan is pictured in a satellite image taken on May 18 Photo: NOAA / Handout.

LIVE! Amphan fury leaves 12 dead, power outage in WB

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:07:00 +0200rediff (en)

Update on Cyclone Amphan : Extremely severe cyclone Amphan has left 12 persons dead and ravaged Kolkata and several parts of West Bengal as it left behind a trail of destruction by uprooting trees, destroying thousands of homes and swamping low-lying areas of the state.

In Pictures: Super Cyclone Amphan's Fury in West Bengal, Odisha

Thu, 21 May 2020 06:03:00 +0200news18 (en)

A satellite image released by NASA shows Cyclone Amphan over the Bay of Bengal in India . Amphan has intensified into a super cyclone and expected to make landfall near Sundarbans, south of Kolkata. (Image: AP)" title=" A powerful cyclone ploughed inland after crashing into the coasts of India and Bangladesh , where more than 2.

Cleanup begins from cyclone

Thu, 21 May 2020 05:51:00 +0200cnn (en)

Though Cyclone Amphan is still packing winds of up to 110 kph (68 mph), the storm is weakening as it moves further inland. Right now, it is the equivalent of a tropical storm in the Atlantic or West Pacific and has moved over Bangladesh . The storm and will continue to weaken and rain itself out over....

Super Cyclone Amphan ravages India, Bangladesh: Claims 14 lives

Thu, 21 May 2020 05:44:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Cyclone Amphan ravages eastern India and Bangladesh killing atleast 14 people destroying thousands of homes. Watch report. © 1998-2019 Zee Media Corporation Ltd (An Essel Group Company), All rights reserved.

Super cyclone leaves trail of destruction in Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 05:41:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

The most powerful cyclone to hit Bangladesh and eastern India in more than 20 years tore down homes, carried cars down flooded streets and claimed the lives of more than a dozen people. Authorities began surveying the damage Thursday after millions spent a sleepless night which saw 165 kilometre....

Cyclone Amphan live updates: Cleanup begins in India and Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 05:27:00 +0200cnn (en)

It's been more than 12 hours since Cyclone Amphan made landfall as the equivalent of a category 2 Atlantic hurricane near Sagar Island in West Bengal, India , close to the Bangladesh i border. While the worst appears to have passed, it will likely be a while before we learn the true extent of the....

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 05:13:00 +0200lecourrier (fr)

Amphan (se prononce "um-pun" ) a atterri vers 18h00 heure locale (12h30 GMT) à une centaine de kilomètres au Sud de la grande ville indienne de Calcutta, avant d'arriver au Bangladesh . Une onde de tempête (raz-de-marée) ayant atteint jusqu'à cinq mètres de haut s'est engouffrée dans les terres sur plusieurs kilomètres, ont rapporté des médias.

Un premier mort du cyclone Amphan au Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 05:09:00 +0200skynet (fr)

Un bateau de l'ONG aidant à l'évacuation de villageois s'est renversé sous les rafales de vent dans une rivière de la ville côtière de Kalapara. Le volontaire "transportait un mégaphone lourd et portait des bottes et un pare-vent. Donc il n'a pas pu nager.

Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Severe cyclonic storm Amphan to weaken into deep depression in next three hours

Thu, 21 May 2020 04:42:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

– Cyclone Amphan in Odisha: Extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ roared into West Bengal, making landfall at 2:30 pm on Wednesday between Digha in the state and Hatiya island in Bangladesh , unleashing heavy rain and high-velocity winds that left a trail of destruction, officials said.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh face à Amphan, le cyclone le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle

Thu, 21 May 2020 04:39:00 +0200parismatch (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan est arrivé mercredi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Les météorologues redoutent le pire. Le cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi en fin d'après-midi dans l'est de l'Inde avec des vents jusqu'à 190 km/h, ont annoncé les services météorologiques indiens.

Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 04:37:00 +0200lameuse (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l’est de l’Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu’à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 04:34:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

Super Cyclone Amphan LIVE: Monster Storm's Eye Approaches Kolkata; Torrential Rains, Storm Surge Forecast

Thu, 21 May 2020 04:31:00 +0200weather-en-IN (en)

5,200 houses damaged in North 24 Parganas. Strong winds caused by Amphan damaged over 5,200 houses in North 24 Parganas districts's Minakhan, Haroa, Basirhat, Hingalgunj, and Hasnabad, as per officials. May 20, 7:30 pm Amphan made landfall as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm.

'Super cyclone' Amphan batters Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 04:18:00 +0200rappler (en)

FLOOD. Residents walk along a house on a flooded street heading to a shelter ahead of the expected landfall of cyclone Amphan , in Dacope of Khulna district on May 20, 2020. Photo by Munir uz Zaman/AFP. KHULNA, Bangladesh – The strongest cyclone in decades slammed into Bangladesh and eastern India on....

'Super cyclone' barrels towards Bangladesh, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 03:56:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

Several million people battened down on Wednesday as the outer edges of the fiercest cyclone in decades rattled Bangladesh and eastern India , potentially bringing widespread destruction and misery in its wake. As the eye of Amphan fast approached, the Bangladeshi Red Crescent reported the first....

'Super cyclone' Amphan barrels towards BD, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 03:56:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

KHULNA, Bangladesh : Several million people battened down on Wednesday as the outer edges of the fiercest cyclone in decades rattled Bangladesh and eastern India , potentially bringing widespread destruction and misery in its wake. As the eye of Amphan fast approached, the Bangladeshi Red Crescent....

'Super cyclone' barrels towards BD, India

Thu, 21 May 2020 03:25:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

KHULNA, Bangladesh : Several million people battened down on Wednesday as the outer edges of the fiercest cyclone in decades rattled Bangladesh and eastern India , potentially bringing widespread destruction and misery in its wake. As the eye of Amphan fast approached, the Bangladeshi Red Crescent....

India: 12 killed as cyclone Amphan batters Bengal at 165kmph

Thu, 21 May 2020 03:22:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

BHUBANESHWAR/KOLKATA: Barrelling in from the Bay of Bengal with wind speeds of up to 185kmph, severe cyclonic storm Amphan on Wednesday cut a swathe through northern Odisha before bearing down on West Bengal, where it claimed 10 to 12 lives, flattened houses and cast aside trees and electricity....

Cyclone slams into Bangladesh and India coasts

Thu, 21 May 2020 03:22:00 +0200shanghaidaily (en)

A POWERFUL cyclone slammed ashore yesterday along the coastlines of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, packed winds of up....

Amphan adds to our ample woes

Thu, 21 May 2020 03:14:00 +0200mumbaimirror (en)

Thick sheets of rain blurred the vast coastline in the two states and surging waters engulfed mud-andthatch houses, flattening them in a trice. Heavy machinery was moved in to clear the roads blocked by falling trees. Avideo clip of an under-construction Kolkata skyscraper showed huge aluminium sheets flying like bird feathers in air.

Cyclone slams into Bangladesh and India coasts

Thu, 21 May 2020 02:51:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A POWERFUL cyclone slammed ashore yesterday along the coastlines of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, packed winds of up....

Cyclone Amphan strikes during Covid-19 outbreak: Prepare against a double whammy

Thu, 21 May 2020 02:46:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Extremely severe cyclone Amphan that hit West Bengal, Odisha, and Bangladesh on Wednesday foregrounds the compounded challenge of dealing with natural disasters—increasingly exacerbated by climate amidst a pandemic. To save lives, Odisha and West Bengal have had to evacuate over 4.5 lakh people, and Bangladesh 22 lakh.

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh Le cyclone Amphan progresse dans le golfe du Bengale et a touché terre en Inde et au Bangladesh ce mercredi, provoquant des scènes de dévastation. Six personnes sont déjà mortes au Bangladesh, et de nombreux habitants ont été contraints d'évacuer. BFMTV

Thu, 21 May 2020 02:23:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan progresse dans le golfe du Bengale et a touché terre en Inde et au Bangladesh ce mercredi, provoquant des scènes de dévastation. Six personnes sont déjà mortes au Bangladesh, et de nombreux habitants ont été contraints d'évacuer. © DIBYANGSHU SARKAR / AFP Des résidents marchent....

Cyclone Amphan brings heavy rain, destruction to India, Bangladesh

Thu, 21 May 2020 01:51:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

NEW DELHI - Cyclone Amphan was downgraded to a tropical depression Wednesday but was still expected to drench parts of inland India and Bangladesh with heavy rain and flooding, damaging some of the weaker houses and buildings. Amphan slammed into the eastern coast of India on Wednesday as the....

Cyclone Amphan ‘raging like hell in India and Bangladesh’ causing massive power outages in coronavirus-ravaged cities

Thu, 21 May 2020 01:36:00 +0200thesun (en)

A 120mph tropical storm pounded eastern India and Bangladesh today killing at least 15 people and destroying thousands of homes. Cyclone Amphan raged "like hell" as it cut power supplies to cities and towns already struggling to contain the coronavirus outbreak. The 120mph tropical storm pounded India and Bangladesh Credit: Reuters.

Bangladesh, India brace for wind, flooding as fearsome cyclone nears - NWAOnline

Thu, 21 May 2020 01:17:00 +0200myanmarnews (en)

NEW DELHI -- A crushing cyclone barreled up the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, heading for a swampy stretch along the border of India and Bangladesh , and threatening to unleash 165 mph winds and floods when it makes landfall today. As the cyclone, Amphan -- categorized by Indian meteorologists as....

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall in India; at least 12 dead

Thu, 21 May 2020 00:06:00 +0200wishtv (en)

(CNN) — Cyclone Amphan made landfall in eastern India on Wednesday afternoon local time and began sweeping north, leaving at least 12 dead and destroying thousands of homes just over the border in Bangladesh . The cyclone hit land near Sagar Island in West Bengal, India, at around 5 p.m. local time Wednesday (7.

Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 23:27:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

(Belga) Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 23:22:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 23:17:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

Cyclone Amphan: Watch the trail of destruction in Odisha, Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 23:05:00 +0200FCK-indiatoday (en)

. Watch how Cyclone Amphan ravaged through coastal Odisha, Bengal and uprooted many trees and electric poles besides damaging kutcha houses.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 23:00:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

Météo Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:58:00 +0200ipreunion (fr)

- De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des dépressions tropicales, également appelés typhons dans l'océan Indien et le Pacifique Sud ou ouragans dans les Caraïbes, sont des phénomènes tourbillonnaires à pression centrale basse.

Landless Labourers

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:56:00 +0200thehindu (en)

The mid-day sun mocks. the motley bedraggled group. on their haunches, at the Labour Chhakka. beggared for work, for a paltry daily wage, minus the commission. of the self-styled gang of contractors, — at their mercy, every day. It is too late for a full day’s wage. I cannot stop my long sigh.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:55:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:54:00 +0200clicanoo (fr)

- De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des dépressions tropicales, également appelés typhons dans l'océan Indien et le Pacifique Sud ou ouragans dans les Caraïbes, sont des phénomènes tourbillonnaires à pression centrale basse.

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall, killing at least a dozen

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:53:00 +0200upi (en)

May 20 (UPI) -- Cyclone Amphan made landfall in northeast India on Wednesday, killing at least a dozen people, and bringing torrential rain and damaging winds, local officials said. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the storm killed between 10 to 12 people in the state of West Bengal and another three in neighboring Odisha state.

12 killed as cyclone Amphan batters Bengal at 165kmph

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:49:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

BHUBANESHWAR/KOLKATA: Barrelling in from the Bay of Bengal with wind speeds of up to 185kmph, severe cyclonic storm Amphan on Wednesday cut a swathe through northern Odisha before bearing down on West Bengal, where it claimed 10 to 12 lives, flattened houses and cast aside trees and electricity....

Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:49:00 +0200rtbf (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l’est de l’Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu’à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Cyclone Amphan: Watch the trail of destruction in Odisha, Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:47:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

. Watch how Cyclone Amphan ravaged through coastal Odisha, Bengal and uprooted many trees and electric poles besides damaging kutcha houses.

Many killed as Cyclone Amphan tears into India, Bangladesh coasts

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:47:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

A powerful cyclone has pounded eastern India and Bangladesh , killing at least 14 people and destroying thousands of homes, officials said, leaving authorities struggling to mount relief efforts amid a surging coronavirus outbreak. "The situation is more worrying than the coronavirus pandemic.

«Un bulldozer»: le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:45:00 +0200lavenir (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l’est de l’Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu’à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:40:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") a atterri vers 18H00 heure locale (12H30 GMT) à une centaine de kilomètres au Sud de la grande....

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:35:00 +0200challenges (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

“Un bulldozer” : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:33:00 +02007sur7 (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

"Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur le nord-est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 22:31:00 +0200afp (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis des dizaines d'années dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans le Nord-Est de l'Inde et au Bangladesh , accompagné de pluies torrentielles et de rafales jusqu'à 185 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées et neuf ont déjà péri.

Weather Disasters Are Mounting Amid The Pandemic. Michigan Floods Are Just The Latest

Wed, 20 May 2020 21:56:00 +0200huffingtonpost-us-en (en)

Rivers swollen from days of topped two dams in Michigan ’s Midland County this week, flooding neighborhoods with enough brown, muddy water to fill an Olympic-size swimming pool every two seconds. The flooding sent 10,000 residents who had sheltered in place from the coronavirus pandemic scrambling for higher ground.

21:22 actualité Les 3 infos majeures, hors coronavirus, du mercredi 20 mai

Wed, 20 May 2020 21:32:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Si l’épidémie de coronavirus et l’état de crise dans laquelle elle a plongé le monde attirent toutes les attentions, l’actualité se poursuit malgré tout aux quatre coins du globe. CNEWS a regroupé les informations majeures de la journée, qui ne sont pas liées au Covid-19.

Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 21:22:00 +0200euronews-fr (fr)

Des pluies torrentielles et des rafales allant jusqu'à 190 km/h qui rendent certains quartiers méconnaissables... Le cyclone Amphan vient de toucher les côtes indiennes, ce mercredi, à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la grande ville indienne de Calcutta, dans l'est du pays.

NASA satellites covering typhoon Amphan headed for landfall

Wed, 20 May 2020 21:20:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Credit: NASA/NRL. NASA satellites have been providing forecasters with various types of imagery on Typhoon Amphan as it heads toward a landfall near the border of eastern India and Bangladesh on May 20. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided visible imagery of Amphan and NASA's Aqua satellite....

The Worst Types of Cyclones Are Becoming More Likely

Wed, 20 May 2020 21:16:00 +0200gizmodo (en)

Prior to weakening near landfall, it was a super cyclone, the most powerful type of storm possible. A new has found that cyclones around the world are becoming stronger. And that’s damn terrifying. The study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Monday, looks back at four....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh durement frappés par un cyclone

Wed, 20 May 2020 21:07:00 +0200euronews-fr (fr)

Le puissant cyclone Amphan s'est abattu mercredi sur les côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . Équivalent à un ouragan de catégorie 3, les vents ont soufflé jusqu'à 170 km/h avec des rafales à 190 km/h. Plus de 2,6 millions de personnes ont dû fuir leurs habitations.

'Super Cyclone' Amphan Batters Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:59:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

The strongest cyclone in decades slammed into Bangladesh and eastern India on Wednesday, sending water surging inland and leaving a trail of destruction as the death toll rose to at least nine. Amphan is pictured in a satellite image taken on May 18 Photo: NOAA / Handout.

Govt always responds fast in facing any disaster: PM

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:46:00 +0200thedailystarBD (en)

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said her government, unlike the previous governments, always responded very fast to the forecast of any disaster by engaging every human and material support to reduce the loss of lives and properties. She was addressing a meeting of the National Disaster....

Govt ready to face cyclone aftermath

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:37:00 +0200daily-sun (en)

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government was ready to face any eventuality in the aftermath of one of the strongest tropical cyclones to hit Bangladesh in the past 20 years. “We have the preparations to protect lives and property from the fury of the cyclone....

NASA satellites covering typhoon Amphan headed for landfall

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:34:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: NASA/NRL. NASA satellites have been providing forecasters with various types of imagery on Typhoon Amphan as it heads toward a landfall near the border of eastern India and Bangladesh on May 20. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided visible imagery of Amphan and NASA's Aqua satellite....

Vents à 190 km/h et pluies torrentielles… Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh 20 Minutes

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:10:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le Bangladesh a mis à l’abri 2,4 millions de personnes et, dans l’est de l’Inde, plus de 650.000 personnes ont été évacuées © /AP/SIPA Un homme essaie de lutter contre le vent à Bhadrak en Inde. METEO - Le Bangladesh a mis à l’abri 2,4 millions de personnes et, dans l’est de l’Inde, plus de 650.000 personnes ont été évacuées.

Inde: le cyclone Amphan touche terre et fait déjà des dégâts Le super cyclone Amphan a atteint la côte indienne, et a commencé à faire des dégâts. C’est l’une des tempêtes tropicales les plus fortes des dernières décennies avec des rafales à 175km/h. Amphan est arrivée par l’État du Bengale occidental, et a rapidement frappé sa capitale, l’énorme ville de Calcutta. De notre correspondant à New Delhi, Sébastien Farcis La nuit vient de tomber sur Calcutta et la tempête entre en ville avec une puissance... RFI

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:10:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© DIBYANGSHU SARKAR / AFP Nuages de pluie au-dessus de Calcutta. Le cyclone Amphan a d'ores et déjà touché la ville indienne, le 20 mai 2020. Le super cyclone Amphan a atteint la côte indienne, et a commencé à faire des dégâts. C’est l’une des tempêtes tropicales les plus fortes des dernières décennies avec des rafales à 175km/h.

Le cyclone Amphan frappe l'Inde et le Bangladesh L’Obs

Wed, 20 May 2020 20:10:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le cyclone, le plus puissant à se former depuis 20 ans dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre ce mercredi dans l’est de l’Inde. Le cyclone Amphan (prononcé « um-pun »), le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre ce mercredi 20 mai dans l’est de l’Inde avec....

Cyclone Amphan bashes Indian, Bangladesh coasts, 2.6 million evacuate The cyclone is the equivalent of a category-3 hurricane. 45 minutes ago

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:57:00 +0200newshub (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 170 kilometres per hour and maximum gusts of 190 km/h.

Cyclone Amphan could be the result of falling pollution, climate scientist claims

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:55:00 +0200heart (en)

A super cyclone that has hit Bangladesh and parts of India may have been whipped up partly as a result of reduced levels of air pollution from the coronavirus lockdown, according to a climate scientist. Cyclone Amphan was ranked as the strongest ever tropical storm in the Bay of Bengal earlier this....

Lower air pollution could have caused Asia super cyclone, scientist claims

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:48:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A super cyclone that has hit Bangladesh and parts of India may have been whipped up partly as a result of reduced levels of air pollution from the coronavirus lockdown, according to a climate scientist. was ranked as the strongest ever tropical storm in the Bay of Bengal earlier this week with wind....

Cyclone Amphan leaves trail of destruction in coastal Odisha, 2 dead

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:48:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

At least two people, including an infant, lost their lives as Cyclone Amphan ravaged through coastal Odisha on Wednesday. The cyclone uprooted many trees and electric poles besides damaging kutcha houses. Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Bhadrak, Balasore and Mayurbhanj districts of Odisha experienced....

Cyclone Amphan leaves trail of destruction in coastal Odisha, 2 dead

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:47:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

At least two people, including an infant, lost their lives as Cyclone Amphan ravaged through coastal Odisha on Wednesday. The cyclone uprooted many trees and electric poles besides damaging kutcha houses. Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Bhadrak, Balasore and Mayurbhanj districts of Odisha experienced....

3 dead as Cyclone Amphan dumps rain on India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:45:00 +0200CBC (en)

A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh , where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane, was packing winds....

At least 12 people have died in India after Cyclone Amphan made landfall earlier today, authorities say

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:40:00 +0200cnn (en)

At least 12 people have died in India after Cyclone Amphan made landfall earlier today, authorities said. All the reported deaths took place in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, according the state chief minister Mamata Banerjee. Banerjee said one of the victims, a girl in the Howrah district, died after a wall from her house collapsed.

Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:29:00 +0200lest-eclair (fr)

“Les gens hurlent. lorsque les rafales traversent la ville” De larges parties de la capitale de l’État du Bengale occidental sont plongées dans le noir, l’électricité ayant été coupée préventivement pour éviter les accidents. Les vents arrachent des arbres, abattent des poteaux électriques. L’eau ruisselle et déborde de toutes parts.

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:19:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Trois choses à savoir sur les cyclones et leurs conséquences, au moment où Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a atteint mercredi les côtes de l'est de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . - De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des....

Lower air pollution could have caused Asia super cyclone, scientist claims

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:16:00 +0200skynews (en)

A super cyclone that has hit Bangladesh and parts of India may have been whipped up partly as a result of reduced levels of air pollution from the coronavirus lockdown, according to a climate scientist. was ranked as the strongest ever tropical storm in the Bay of Bengal earlier this week with wind....

Le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:10:00 +0200lunion (fr)

“Les gens hurlent. lorsque les rafales traversent la ville” De larges parties de la capitale de l’État du Bengale occidental sont plongées dans le noir, l’électricité ayant été coupée préventivement pour éviter les accidents. Les vents arrachent des arbres, abattent des poteaux électriques. L’eau ruisselle et déborde de toutes parts.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh durement frappé par un cyclone

Wed, 20 May 2020 19:05:00 +0200euronews-fr (fr)

Le puissant cyclone Amphan s'est abattu mercredi sur les côtes du l'Inde et du Bangladesh . Équivalent à un ouragan de catégorie 3, les vents ont soufflé jusqu'à 170 km/h avec des rafales à 190 km/h. Plus de 2,6 millions de personnes ont dû fuir leurs habitations.

Le cyclone Amphan frappe l'est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:47:00 +0200boursier-fr (fr)

Crédit photo © Reuters. par Subramata Nagchoudhary et Ruma Paul. CALCUTTA/DACCA (Reuters) - Le puissant cyclone Amphan s'est abattu mercredi sur l'est de l'Inde et sur le Bangladesh , détruisant des habitations et provoquant un raz de marée dans les zones côtières des deux pays où plusieurs millions....

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:37:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Trois choses à savoir sur les cyclones et leurs conséquences, au moment où Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a atteint mercredi les côtes de l'est de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . - De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des....

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:32:00 +0200nouvelobs (fr)

Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des dépressions tropicales, également appelés typhons dans l'océan Indien et le Pacifique Sud ou ouragans dans les Caraïbes, sont des phénomènes tourbillonnaires à pression centrale basse. Ils s'étendent sur un rayon de plusieurs centaines de kilomètres....

Cyclone makes landfall

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:24:00 +0200cnn (en)

A Bangladesh i official has claimed that Cox's Bazar, a series of camps housing nearly one million Rohingya refugees, is prepared for Cyclone Amphan . "For the cyclone we are prepared. We have tightened the huts of the refugees," Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commissioner Md. Mahbub Alam Talukder told CNN.

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:24:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Trois choses à savoir sur les cyclones et leurs conséquences, au moment où Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a atteint mercredi les côtes de l'est de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . - De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des....

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:23:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Trois choses à savoir sur les cyclones et leurs conséquences, au moment où Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a atteint mercredi les côtes de l'est de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . - De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des....

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:21:00 +0200afp (fr)

Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des dépressions tropicales, également appelés typhons dans l'océan Indien et le Pacifique Sud ou ouragans dans les Caraïbes, sont des phénomènes tourbillonnaires à pression centrale basse. Ils s'étendent sur un rayon de plusieurs centaines de kilomètres....

Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:18:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Trois choses à savoir sur les cyclones et leurs conséquences, au moment où Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a atteint mercredi les côtes de l'est de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . - De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des....

2.6m people flee as Cyclone Amphan batters India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:15:00 +0200theargus (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed ashore along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people have fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by coronavirus. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 105mph and maximum gusts of 118mph.

16h19 Trois choses à savoir sur les dangers des cyclones AFP

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:10:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Trois choses à savoir sur les cyclones et leurs conséquences, au moment où Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a atteint mercredi les côtes de l'est de l'Inde et du Bangladesh . - De la tempête au cyclone - Les cyclones, la plus violente manifestation des....

Le cyclone Amphan frappe l'est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:04:00 +0200challenges (fr)

A Baleswar, en Inde. Le puissant cyclone Amphan s'est abattu mercredi sur l'est de l'Inde et sur le Bangladesh , détruisant des habitations et provoquant un raz de marée dans les zones côtières des deux pays où plusieurs millions de personnes avaient été évacuées en prévision de son passage. /Photo prise le 20 mai 2020/REUTERS.

18:00 METEO Le puissant cyclone Amphan s’abat sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh Le Bangladesh a mis à l’abri 2,4 millions de personnes et, dans l’est de l’Inde, plus de 650.000 personnes ont été évacuées

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:04:00 +020020minutes (fr)

Un homme essaie de lutter contre le vent à Bhadrak en Inde. — /AP/SIPA. C’est un géant qui vient d’atteindre le golfe du Bengale. Amphan , le cyclone le plus puissant du siècle menace une vaste couvrant l’Est de a atterri vers 18 heures (locale) à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la grande ville....

Inde: le cyclone Amphan touche terre et fait déjà des dégâts

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:02:00 +0200rfi-fr (fr)

Le super cyclone Amphan a atteint la côte indienne, et a commencé à faire des dégâts. C’est l’une des tempêtes tropicales les plus fortes des dernières décennies avec des rafales à 175km/h. Amphan est arrivée par l’État du Bengale occidental, et a rapidement frappé sa capitale, l’énorme ville de Calcutta.

2.6m people flee as Cyclone Amphan batters India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:00:00 +0200eveningtimes (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed ashore along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people have fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by coronavirus. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 105mph and maximum gusts of 118mph.

2.6m people flee as Cyclone Amphan batters India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:52:00 +0200wandsworthguardian (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed ashore along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people have fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by coronavirus. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 105mph and maximum gusts of 118mph.

2.6m people flee as Cyclone Amphan batters India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:44:00 +0200newsandstar (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed ashore along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people have fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by coronavirus. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 105mph and maximum gusts of 118mph.

Cyclone Amphan hits Bengal, Kolkata and nearby areas witness high-speed winds

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:37:00 +0200thestatesman (en)

A boy runs along an embankment ahead of the expected landfall of cyclone Amphan , in Dacope on May 20, 2020. Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts....

Cyclone Amphan Batters Bengal, 120 Kmph Winds Damage Kolkata Buildings

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:18:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

New Delhi: Kolkata and nearby areas are seeing winds of over 100 kmph and pounding rain after Cyclone Amphan , one of the worst storms over the Bay of Bengal in years, made landfall this evening towards Sunderbans, a marshy region famous for its mangroves. Two people have died and some buildings in Kolkata were damaged.

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:17:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Cyclone ‘Amphan’ makes landfall, two die in Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:14:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘ Amphan ’ made a landfall at Digha in West Bengal on Wednesday, leaving a trail of destruction which led to the death of two persons in the state. The cyclone with wind speed of 160-170 kmph, gusting to 190 kmph coupled with heavy rain hit the Digha coast in East Medinipur district around 2.

People evacuated as menacing cyclone heads for Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:03:00 +0200myanmarnews (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed for the best on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas in Amphan 's....

En pleine crise du Covid-19, l'Inde et le Bangladesh frappés par le cyclone Amphan France 24

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:03:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Bien qu'ayant perdu de sa puissance ces dernières heures, le cyclone Amphan reste le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale. L'évacuation de la population est rendue plus complexe avec l'épidémie du Covid-19.</p>","durationSecs":135,"feedId":"AAlmwZp","pageGroup":"",....

En pleine crise du Covid-19, l'Inde et le Bangladesh frappés par le cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200france24 (fr)

Des vents violents pouvant aller jusqu'à 190 km/h et des ondes de tempête pouvant aller jusqu'à cinq mètres de haut. Le cyclone Amphan (qui se prononce "um-pun"), le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre, mercredi 20 mai en fin d'après-midi, dans l'est de....

En plein confinement, l’Inde et le Bangladesh affrontent le cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:58:00 +0200nouvelobs (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan (prononcé « um-pun »), le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre ce mercredi 20 mai dans l’est de l’Inde avec des vents jusqu’à 190 km/h, ont annoncé les services météorologiques indiens. Le cyclone menace également le Bangladesh . « Le cyclone a touché terre.

Cyclone Amphan batters India, Bangladesh with heavy rains as millions flee to shelters

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:54:00 +0200cknw (en)

A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 170 kilometres per hour and maximum gusts of 190 kph.

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:54:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Cyclone 'Amphan' makes landfall, 2 die in Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:45:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Extremely severe cyclonic storm Amphan ' made a landfall at Digha in West Bengal on Wednesday, leaving a trail of destruction which led to the death of two persons in the state. The cyclone with wind speed of 160-170 kmph, gusting to 190 kmph coupled with heavy rain hit the Digha coast in East Medinipur district around 2.

Cyclone Amphan to completely enter land by 7 PM: IMD

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:45:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Cyclone Amphan is currently crossing the West Bengal coast near the Sunderbans and will reach Kolkata by evening, IMD Director General Mrutunjay Mohapatra said on Wednesday as the storm was making a landfall. He said strong winds with an intensity of 160 kilometres per hour have commenced in coastal West Bengal districts.

Millions brace as Cyclone Amphan batters India, Bangladesh coasts

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:44:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

'Next 24 hours crucial' "The next 24 hours are very crucial. This is a long haul," said M Mohapatra, India 's meteorological chief. The region, with 58 million people in the two bordering countries, has some of the most vulnerable communities in South Asia: poor fishing communities in the Sunderbans....

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:44:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Cyclone Amphan: Tidal flooding, heavy winds pound coastal Odisha

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:43:00 +0200downtoearth (en)

Super Cyclone Amphan hit the coastal Odisha on May 20, triggering massive tidal flooding in low-lying seaside regions. Tidal waves caused by the cyclonic storm battered the shores of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Ganjam and Kendrapara districts and wreaked havoc at several other places. Huge tidal waves ingressed in the seaside areas.

Cyclone Amphan: First arm touches land along West Bengal coast, storm to reach near Kolkata by evening, says IMD

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:40:00 +0200firstpost (en)

New Delhi : Cyclone Amphan is currently crossing the West Bengal coast near the Sunderbans and will reach near Kolkata by evening, IMD Director General Mrutyunjay Mohapatra said on Wednesday as the storm was making landfall. Super Cyclone #Amphan is crossing West Bengal Coast between Digha&Hatiya close to Sunderban.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:35:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

De Vannes, Brest, Saint-Brieuc, Lorient, Saint-Malo, mais aussi de Granville, Nantes, La Roche-sur-Yon et Saint-Nazaire, ce lundi matin, les témoignages affluent : le ciel est apocalyptique, jaunâtre. Pire, il flotte dans l’air une odeur curieuse, de brûlé, d’incendie.

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:33:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l' Inde , provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

People evacuated as menacing cyclone heads for Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:29:00 +0200polandsun (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed for the best on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas in Amphan 's....

« Un bulldozer » : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:28:00 +0200quotidien-lu (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l’est de l’Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu’à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Millions Batten Down As 'Super Cyclone' Amphan Hits Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:26:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

Millions of people battened down Wednesday as the strongest cyclone in decades slammed into Bangladesh and eastern India , killing at least three and leaving a trail of devastation. Authorities scrambled to evacuate more than three million people from low-lying areas, but the task was complicated by the need to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

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Wed, 20 May 2020 16:25:00 +0200standardmedia (en)

Authorities have scrambled to evacuate people away from the path of Amphan . Asia Amphan is only the second 'super cyclone' to form in the northeastern India n Ocean since records began Several million people battened down on Wednesday as the outer edges of the fiercest cyclone in decades rattled....

Amphan Live Updates: First Arm Of Cyclone Touches Land, 2 Dead In West Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:23:00 +0200outlookindia (en)

The promenade along the Bay of Bengal coast stands deserted ahead of Cyclone Amphan landfall, at Chandbali, in the eastern India n state of Orissa. A powerful cyclone is moving toward India and Bangladesh as authorities try to evacuate millions of people while maintaining social distancing.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent face au cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:15:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, se trouvait mercredi après-midi à portée des côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh , qui ont évacué plus de trois millions de personnes et redoutent des dégâts considérables.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent face au cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:14:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, se trouvait mercredi après-midi à portée des côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh , qui ont évacué plus de trois millions de personnes et redoutent des dégâts considérables.

Cyclone Amphan batters Bengal, winds over 120 kmph in Kolkata

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:13:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

More than 5 lakh people have been evacuated from nearby coastal areas in the state and another 1,58,640 people have been removed to safer areas in neighbouring Odisha, with both states being hit by the severe cyclonic storm. india Updated: May 20, 2020 19:31 IST. The landfall process began near Sunderbans in West Bengal at 2.

17:02 "Un bulldozer" : le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:09:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:09:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

"Le cyclone a touché terre. L'oeil se trouve au-dessus de l'île de Sagar", située dans l'estuaire du fleuve Hoogly à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de Calcutta, a déclaré à l'AFP Sanjib Banerjee, directeur du centre météorologique régional. Des pluies torrentielles et des vents violents déferlent....

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:06:00 +0200afp (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:03:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

"Un bulldozer": le cyclone Amphan déferle sur l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:01:00 +0200challenges (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi dans l'est de l'Inde, provoquant des pluies torrentielles et rafales jusqu'à 190 km/h sur une région où trois millions de personnes ont été évacuées.

Cyclone ‘Amphan’ makes landfall, 2 die in Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:00:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘ Amphan ’ made a landfall at Digha in West Bengal on Wednesday, leaving a trail of destruction which led to the death of two persons in the state. The cyclone with wind speed of 160-170 kmph, gusting to 190 kmph coupled with heavy rain hit the Digha coast in East Medinipur district around 2.

Cyclone ‘Amphan’ makes landfall, two die in Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 16:00:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘ Amphan ’ made a landfall at Digha in West Bengal on Wednesday, leaving a trail of destruction which led to the death of two persons in the state. The cyclone with wind speed of 160-170 kmph, gusting to 190 kmph coupled with heavy rain hit the Digha coast in East Medinipur district around 2.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent face au cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:56:00 +0200notretemps (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, se trouvait mercredi après-midi à portée des côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh , qui ont évacué plus de trois millions de personnes et redoutent des dégâts considérables.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde (officiel)

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:55:00 +0200almanar-fr (fr)

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Le cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:55:00 +020024heures (fr)

Plusieurs millions de personnes se sont réfugiées et ont prié pour le meilleur mercredi, alors que le cyclone le plus violent de la baie du Bengale depuis des décennies s’est abattu sur le Bangladesh et l’Inde. AFP. «Le cyclone a touché terre. L’œil se trouve au-dessus de l’île de Sagar», située....

Le cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:54:00 +0200tdg (fr)

Plusieurs millions de personnes se sont réfugiées et ont prié pour le meilleur mercredi, alors que le cyclone le plus violent de la baie du Bengale depuis des décennies s’est abattu sur le Bangladesh et l’Inde. AFP. «Le cyclone a touché terre. L’œil se trouve au-dessus de l’île de Sagar», située....

14:51 IL FRAPPE L'INDE ET LE BENGLADESH : Ampha, le cyclone le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle.

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:54:00 +0200lesoirdalgerie (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan est arrivé ce mercredi en Inde et au Bangladesh . Les météorologues redoutent le pire. Le cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi en fin d'après-midi dans l'est de l'Inde avec des vents jusqu'à 190 km/h, ont annoncé les services météorologiques indiens.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:47:00 +0200laprovence (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi en fin d'après-midi dans l'est de l'Inde, ont annoncé les services météorologiques indiens. La cyclone a touché terre. L'œil se trouve au-dessus de l'île de Sagar ", située dans l'estuaire....

Pounding Waves, Ferocious Winds - Eye Of Cyclone Amphan Fast Approaching

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:46:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

Khulna, Bangladesh : Several million people battened down today as the outer edges of the fiercest cyclone in decades rattled Bangladesh and India , potentially bringing widespread destruction and misery in its wake. As the eye of Cyclone Amphan fast approached, the Bangladeshi Red Crescent reported....

Cyclone Amphan Slams Into Bengal, Over 100 Kmph Winds In Kolkata

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:46:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

New Delhi: Kolkata and nearby areas are witnessing winds of over 100 kmph and pounding rain after Cyclone Amphan , one of the worst storms over the Bay of Bengal in years, made landfall this evening in West Bengal towards Sunderbans, a marshy region famous for its mangroves.

Cyclone Amphan batters Bengal, winds over 120 kmph in Kolkata

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:43:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

Cyclone Amphan will completely enter land by 7 pm on Wednesday evening and will reach West Bengal capital Kolkata and its adjoining districts accompanied by strong winds with an intensity of 110-120 kilometres per hour, IMD Director General Mrutyunjay Mohapatra said on Wednesday as the cyclonic storm continued its landfall.

‘Super cyclone’ barrels towards Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:43:00 +0200zbc (en)

SEVERAL million people battened down on Wednesday as the outer edges of the fiercest cyclone in decades rattled Bangladesh and eastern India , potentially bringing widespread destruction and misery in its wake. As the eye of Amphan fast approached, the Bangladeshi Red Crescent reported the first....

Climate Change: Hurricanes Getting Stronger; Cyclone Amphan Pummels Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:43:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

By Jerri-Lynn Scofield, who has worked as a securities lawyer and a derivatives trader. She is currently writing a book about textile artisans. As the COVID-19 pandemic concentrates our attention, other pressing global problems haven’t gone away. The main one: increasingly severe storms, caused by climate change.

Cyclone 'Amphan' to make complete landfall by 7 pm: IMD

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:40:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

NEW DELHI: Cyclone Amphan is currently crossing the West Bengal coast near the Sunderbans and will reach near Kolkata by evening, IMD Director General Mrutyunjay Mohapatra said on Wednesday as the storm was making a landfall. He said strong winds with an intensity of 160 kilometres per hour have commenced in coastal West Bengal districts.

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall near India, Bangladesh after millions evacuate

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:37:00 +0200france24-en (en)

A Bangladesh Red Crescent volunteer drowned Wednesday when a boat capsized while evacuating villagers in the path of Cyclone Amphan , the organisation said. "There were four of them on the boat when it sank," Nurul Islam Khan, director of the Cyclone Preparedness Programme of the Bangladesh Red Crescent, told AFP.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:35:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi en fin d'après-midi dans l'est de l'Inde, ont annoncé les services météorologiques indiens. "La cyclone a touché terre. L'œil se trouve au-dessus de l'île de Sagar", située dans l'estuaire....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent face au cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, se trouvait mercredi après-midi à portée des côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh , qui ont évacué plus de trois millions de personnes et redoutent des dégâts considérables.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:29:00 +0200nordeclair (fr)

Des pluies torrentielles et des vents violents déferlent sur Calcutta. Photo Dibyangshu SARKAR / AFP - AFP. Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, a touché terre mercredi en fin d’après-midi dans l’est de l’Inde avec des vents jusqu’à 190 km/h, ont annoncé les services météorologiques indiens.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh frappés par un puissant cyclone en pleine pandémie (Photo: Reuters / RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI)

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:28:00 +0200radio-canada (fr)

, située dans l'estuaire du fleuve Hoogly à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de Calcutta, a déclaré Sanjib Banerjee, directeur du centre météorologique régional. Des pluies torrentielles et des vents violents déferlent sur Calcutta, déracinant des arbres, provoquant des inondations et perturbant les télécommunications.

Bangladesh, India brace for Amphan - biggest cyclone in 20 years - Al Jazeera English

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:24:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

India and Bangladesh evacuated millions of people from the path of the most powerful storm in 20 years, which is expected to hit on Wednesday evening and has raised fears of extensive damage to houses and crops. The authorities' move to save lives was complicated by continuing efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic and enforce social distancing.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent face au cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:23:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, se trouvait mercredi après-midi à portée des côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh , qui ont évacué plus de trois millions de personnes et redoutent des dégâts considérables.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre en Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:20:00 +0200la1ere (fr)

"Le cyclone a touché terre. L'oeil se trouve au-dessus de l'île de Sagar", située dans l'estuaire du fleuve Hoogly à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de Calcutta, a déclaré à l'AFP Sanjib Banerjee, directeur du centre météorologique régional. Des pluies torrentielles et des vents violents déferlent....

We have enough preparation to face cyclone: PM Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the government has enough preparation to face the impending...

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:09:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the government has enough preparation to face the impending cyclone ‘ Amphan ’. “We have the preparations (to face cyclone Amphan). We are taking all the possible measures what we should adopt for protecting the lives and properties of the people from the....

Cyclone Amphan to completely enter land by 7pm: IMD

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:08:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

NEW DELHI: Cyclone Amphan is currently crossing the West Bengal coast near the Sunderbans and will reach near Kolkata by evening, IMD Director General Mrutyunjay Mohapatra said on Wednesday as the storm was making a landfall . He said strong winds with an intensity of 160 kilometres per hour have commenced in coastal West Bengal districts.

Un premier mort du cyclone Amphan au Bangladesh (Croissant-Rouge)

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:08:00 +0200nna-fr (fr)

ANI (Source : AFP) Le puissant cyclone Amphan , qui doit toucher terre en fin de journée mercredi dans le golfe du Bengale, a fait un premier mort au Bangladesh , un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local, a annoncé à l'AFP l'organisation. Un bateau de l'ONG aidant à l'évacuation de villageois s'est....

Powerful Cyclone Amphan makes landfall in India

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:05:00 +0200RTERadio (en)

Villagers in Dacope reinforce an embankment with sacks of soil ahead of the expected landfall of cyclone Amphan . Cyclone Amphan, one of the most powerful in decades, has made landfall in eastern India packing winds of up to 190km/h, an official said. Weather officials say the cyclone could wreak....

Le cyclone Amphan touche terre en Inde, déjà un mort au Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 15:03:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

C’est vers 18 h 00 locales (14 h 30 en France), ce mercredi 20 mai, que le puissant cyclone Amphan a touché terre au niveau de la frontière entre l’ Inde et le Bangladesh , à une centaine de kilomètres au sud de la ville de Calcutta, avec des vents pouvant aller jusqu’à 185 km/h.

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall near India-Bangladesh border

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:58:00 +0200cnn (en)

Cyclone Amphan has made landfall near Sagar Island in West Bengal, India , close to the Bangladesh i border. The storm made landfall around 5 p.m. local time with sustained winds of 160 kilometers per hour (100 mph), according to the US Joint Typhoon Warning Center, making it equivalent in intensity to a category 2 Atlantic hurricane.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent face au cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:52:00 +0200afp (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant depuis le début du siècle dans le golfe du Bengale, se trouvait mercredi après-midi à portée des côtes de l'Inde et du Bangladesh , qui ont évacué plus de trois millions de personnes et redoutent des dégâts considérables.

Cyclone Amphan to completely enter land by 7 PM: IMD

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:42:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Cyclone Amphan is currently crossing the West Bengal coast near the Sunderbans and will reach Kolkata by evening, IMD Director General Mrutunjay Mohapatra said on Wednesday as the storm was making a landfall. He said strong winds with an intensity of 160 kilometres per hour have commenced in coastal West Bengal districts.

Cyclone bears down on millions of people in India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:35:00 +0200cnn (en)

has started to make landfall in eastern India . It is expected to fully make landfall by Wednesday evening local time. Amphan became the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal , though it has since weakened slightly. Indian officials said that up to 300,000 people in the coastal areas are....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:25:00 +0200notretemps (fr)

Plus puissant cyclone à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, Amphan va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , où il a déjà fait un premier mort, entraînant l'évacuation de près de trois millions de personnes et faisant craindre des dégâts considérables.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:13:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Plus puissant cyclone à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, Amphan va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , où il a déjà fait un premier mort, entraînant l'évacuation de près de trois millions de personnes et faisant craindre des dégâts considérables.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:12:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

KHULN, Bangladesh : Several million people sheltered and prayed on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. A few hours ahead of the predicted arrival of Amphan , the....

L’Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l’approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:11:00 +0200lnt (fr)

Plus puissant cyclone à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, Amphan va frapper mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , où il a déjà fait un premier mort, entraînant l’évacuation de près de trois millions de personnes et faisant craindre des dégâts considérables.

'Amphan' makes landfall; rains pound Odisha, WB

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:05:00 +0200rediff (en)

He said strong winds with an intensity of 160 kilometres per hour have commenced in coastal West Bengal districts. "The first arm of Cyclone Amphan has touched the land. The eye of the cyclone is expected to touch land anytime," he said. "Landfall process started at 2.30 pm with the entry of the front sector of the wall cloud region," he said.

Cyclone dumps rain on India, Bangladesh, 2M head to shelters

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:03:00 +0200washtimes (en)

(AP) A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of....

Bangladesh, India brace for Amphan - biggest cyclone in 20 years - Aljazeera.com

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:02:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

India and Bangladesh evacuated millions of people from the path of the most powerful storm in 20 years, which is expected to hit on Wednesday evening and has raised fears of extensive damage to houses and crops. The authorities' move to save lives was complicated by continuing efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic and enforce social distancing.

Super-cyclone Amphan hits coast of India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 14:02:00 +0200guardian (en)

The Bay of Bengal’s fiercest storm this century, super-cyclone Amphan , slammed into the coast of eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday afternoon, bringing heavy gales and the threat of deadly storm surges and flooding. The intensity of the super-cyclone as it made landfall at 2:30pm was around....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:53:00 +0200estrepublicain (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:52:00 +0200republicain-lorrain (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:51:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Plus puissant cyclone à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, Amphan va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , où il a déjà fait un premier mort, entraînant l'évacuation de près de trois millions de personnes et faisant craindre des dégâts considérables.

India: Plight of workers causes anger on social media

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:49:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

India ns have taken to Twitter and other social media channels repeatedly over the past few months, to express anger at the way migrant workers are being mistreated . Photos and videos have gone viral, showing migrant workers walking long distances carrying children or elderly relatives, many with....

Tropical cyclones and storm surges: Why they are deadly

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:39:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

Cyclones can unleash catastrophic storm surges -- tsunami-like flooding -- when they make landfall. Five facts about tropical cyclones and storm surges ahead of a powerful system, Amphan , which is expected to hit India and Bangladesh on Wednesday: Tropical cyclones.

2.6m people flee as Cyclone Amphan batters India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:36:00 +0200wandsworthguardian (en)

A powerful cyclone has slammed ashore along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people have fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by coronavirus. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 105mph and maximum gusts of 118mph.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:31:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

et le Bangladesh , où il a déjà fait un premier mort, entraînant l'évacuation de près de trois millions de personnes et faisant craindre des dégâts considérables. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales (12H30 GMT) au niveau de la frontière entre l'Inde et le....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:27:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Plus puissant cyclone à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, Amphan va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , où il a déjà fait un premier mort, entraînant l'évacuation de près de trois millions de personnes et faisant craindre des dégâts considérables.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:25:00 +0200leprogres (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

Amphan Live Updates: Landfall Process For Cyclone Begins, To Continue For Four Hours

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:21:00 +0200outlookindia (en)

As the extremely severe cyclone Amphan hurtled towards the Odisha coast triggering heavy rain and strong wind on Wednesday morning, the state government evacuated over 1.37 lakh people to safer places. Cyclone 'Amphan' laid centred about 240 km south of Digha in West Bengal on Wednesday morning as....

Cyclone dumps rain on India, Bangladesh, 2M head to shelters

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:20:00 +0200ctvnews (en)

NEW DELHI -- A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was....

Cyclone batters coast of India, Bangladesh, millions flee

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:17:00 +0200TorontoStar (en)

NEW DELHI - A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:14:00 +0200afp (fr)

Avant même d'atteindre les côtes, le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh . Un bénévole du Croissant-Rouge local s'est noyé lorsque des rafales de vents ont renversé son bateau sur une rivière pendant l'évacuation de villageois dans la ville côtière de Kalapara. "Il transportait un mégaphone lourd et portait des bottes et un pare-vent.

Cyclone Amphan dumps rain on India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:11:00 +0200CBC (en)

A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh , where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane, was packing winds....

Millions take shelter as 'super cyclone' barrels towards Bangladesh and India

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:09:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed for the best on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low-lying areas in Amphan 's....

Virus Complicates Evacuation Of 2.6 Million People As Cyclone Slams India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:08:00 +0200huffingtonpost-us-en (en)

NEW DELHI (AP) — A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane,....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan fait un premier mort au Bangladesh [Vidéo]></title> <description>Amphan est le cyclone le plus puissant à naître dans le golfe du Bengale depuis plus de vingt ans. En Inde et au Bangladesh, près de deux millions de personnes ont été évacuées. Le puissant cyclone...

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:07:00 +0200TelegrammeDeBrest (fr)

Le coronavirus rôde autour du sommet des États-Unis. Katie Miller, la porte-parole du vice-président, Mike Pence, a été testée positive au virus, un jour après qu’un militaire de la Marine en service auprès du Président l’a été également. Par ailleurs, trois membres de l’équipe de lutte contre le....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:02:00 +0200lalsace (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

'Super cyclone' barrels towards Bangladesh, India 1 hour ago News

Wed, 20 May 2020 13:00:00 +0200guardian-ng (en)

Residents walk along a street to a shelter ahead of the expected landfall of cyclone Amphan in Digha, West Bengal, on May 20, 2020. – India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people on May 18 as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready extra....

Cyclone dumps rain on India, Bangladesh, 2M head to shelters

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:53:00 +0200sfgate (en)

NEW DELHI (AP) A powerful cyclone slammed ashore Wednesday along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people fled to shelters in a frantic evacuation made all the more challenging by the coronavirus pandemic. Cyclone Amphan , an equivalent of a category-3 hurricane, was....

'Super cyclone' barrels towards Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:53:00 +0200terradaily (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed for the best on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas in Amphan 's....

Tropical cyclones and storm surges: Why they are deadly

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:53:00 +0200terradaily (en)

'Super cyclone' to slam India , Bangladesh Khulna, Bangladesh (AFP) May 19, 2020 - The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

Millions take shelter as 'super cyclone' barrels towards ...

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:51:00 +0200thetimes-za (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed for the best on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low-lying areas in Amphan 's....

Amphan s'apprête à frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:45:00 +0200sciencesetavenir (fr)

Un cyclone de catégorie 4 sur l'échelle de Saffir-Simpson s'apprête à frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh aujourd'hui 20 mai 2020 à 12h30 GMT. Son intensité a forcé les autorités à mettre à l'abri près de deux millions de personnes, une gageure en temps de coronavirus.

Bangladesh : un premier mort du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:45:00 +0200sudouest (fr)

Un volontaire du Croissant Rouge est mort d’une noyade alors qu’il aidait à l’évacuation de villageois. Le cyclone Amphan devrait toucher la frontière entre l’Inde et le Bangladesh ce mercredi. Le puissant cyclone Amphan, qui doit toucher terre en fin de journée mercredi dans le golfe du Bengale,....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:43:00 +0200LeBien (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:41:00 +0200vosgesmatin (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:39:00 +0200ledauphine (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, frappe ce mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Le cyclone a déjà fait un premier mort au Bangladesh, un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local.

Un premier mort du cyclone Amphan au Bangladesh (Croissant-Rouge)

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:31:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Le puissant cyclone Amphan , qui doit toucher terre en fin de journée mercredi dans le golfe du Bengale, a fait un premier mort au Bangladesh , un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local, a annoncé à l'AFP l'organisation. Un bateau de l'ONG aidant à l'évacuation de villageois s'est renversé sous les....

'Super cyclone' barrels towards Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:26:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. A few hours ahead of the predicted arrival of Amphan , the Bangladeshi Red Crescent....

1.4 million people evacuated from coastal areas as cyclone Amphan bears down Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 12:24:00 +0200thestatesman (en)

As the super cyclone Amphan is inching closer, Bangladesh has shifted at least 1.4 million people in the coastal areas in storm shelters on Wednesday. Meanwhile, the country reported its first death due to the cyclone even as the landfall begins, which is a 4-hour-long process. It has now weakened into an “extremely severe” cyclonic storm.

Un premier mort du cyclone Amphan au Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 11:57:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

Le puissant cyclone Amphan , qui doit toucher terre en fin de journée ce mercredi dans le golfe du Bengale, a fait un premier mort au Bangladesh , un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local, a annoncé à l'AFP l'organisation. À lire aussi : Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh Un....

12:54 Climat Un premier mort du cyclone Amphan au Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 11:55:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Le puissant cyclone Amphan , qui doit toucher terre en fin de journée mercredi dans le golfe du Bengale, a fait un premier mort au Bangladesh , un volontaire du Croissant-Rouge local, a annoncé à l'AFP l'organisation. Un bateau de l'ONG aidant à l'évacuation de villageois s'est renversé sous les....

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 11:53:00 +0200manilastandard-ph (en)

Men walk past as waves hit a breakwater at Kasimedu fishing harbour in Chennai on May 19, 2020, as Cyclone Amphan barrels towards India 's eastern coast. Millions of people were being moved to safety on May 19 as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades barrelled towards India and Bangladesh , with....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh Le Point

Wed, 20 May 2020 11:36:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales (12H30 GMT) au niveau de la frontière entre l'Inde et le Bangladesh, au sud de la ville de Calcutta, avec des vents pouvant aller jusqu'à 185 km/h.

Cyclones, typhoons, hurricanes - the power of devastation

Wed, 20 May 2020 11:27:00 +0200deutschewelle-en (en)

Social distancing impossible during Cyclone Amphan . Residents along Bangladesh 's coast are being moved to safety as one of the strongest cyclones in years strikes the region. Millions of people had to be evacuated from low-lying regions along the Bay of Bengal on May 19. But plans are complicated by the coronavirus precautions.

En pleine crise du Covid-19, l'Inde et le Bangladesh menacés par le cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 11:00:00 +0200france24 (fr)

Des vents violents pouvant aller jusqu'à 185 km/h et des ondes de tempête pouvant aller jusqu'à cinq mètres de haut. Le cyclone Amphan (qui se prononce "um-pun") est attendu mercredi 20 mai, vers 18 h locales (12 h 30 GMT), au niveau de la frontière entre et le Bangladesh , au sud de la ville de Calcutta.

India and Bangladesh brace for the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:55:00 +0200missoulian (en)

Super Cyclone Amphan became the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal on Monday night, after intensifying with sustained wind speeds of up to 270 kilometers per hour (165 miles per hours), according to data from the US Joint Typhoon Warning Center. The US Pacific Disaster Center (PDC ) said up to 33.

'Super Cyclone' Barrels Towards Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:54:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

Several million people sheltered and prayed for the best on Wednesday as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas in Amphan 's....

What is the difference between a cyclone and a hurricane as Cyclone Amphan approaches the Indian coast?

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:52:00 +0200metro-uk (en)

Cyclone Amphan is expected to hit eastern India and Bangladesh later today (Picture: ARUN SANKAR/AFP via Getty Images) A super cyclone is expected to make landfall later today in eastern India and Bangladesh. Cyclone Amphan – which is approaching from the Bay of Bengal – is likely to be one of the....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh Le cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh, qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales (12H30 GMT) au niveau de la frontière entre l'Inde et le Bangladesh, au sud de la ville de Calcutta, avec des vents pouvant aller jusqu'à 185 km/h.... AFP

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:50:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© Handout Image satellite diffusée le 19 ai 2020 par le NOAA du cyclone Amphan dans le golfe du Bengale. Le cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes.

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:47:00 +0200clicanoo (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:45:00 +0200ipreunion (fr)

Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales (12H30 GMT) au niveau de la frontière entre l'Inde et le Bangladesh , au sud de la ville de Calcutta, avec des vents pouvant aller jusqu'à 185 km/h. Les météorologues redoutent une potentielle onde de tempête qui pourrait aller....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:28:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

India and Bangladesh's cyclone evacuations complicated by coronavirus

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:16:00 +0200siouxcityjournal (en)

Super Cyclone Amphan became the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal on Monday night, after intensifying with sustained wind speeds of up to 270 kilometers per hour (165 miles per hours), according to data from the US Joint Typhoon Warning Center. The US Pacific Disaster Center (PDC ) said up to 33.

India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:14:00 +0200geo-tv (en)

Authorities are scrambling to evacuate several millions of people as cyclone Amphan thunders towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. But their efforts have been hampered by the need to follow strict precautions to prevent the spread....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:08:00 +0200courrier-picard (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00....

Le puissant typhon Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh, 2 millions de personnes évacuées

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:07:00 +0200rtbf (fr)

Des habitants évacués avant l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , le 19 mai 2020 à Dhalchar, sur l'île de Bhola, au Bangladesh . - © Le typhon Amphan, le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper ce mercredi Amphan (se prononce " um-pun ") devrait toucher terre vers....

catastrophe naturelle catastrophe naturelle Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:03:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce um-pun) devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 10:00:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:53:00 +0200notretemps (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: About 4.5 lakh people evacuated from Odisha, West Bengal

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:50:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Super Cyclone Amphan To Hit Bengal Today: Keeping in view the landfall of Cyclone Amphan, all the operations at the Kolkata Airport will be suspended till 5 am on Thursday, including special flights for the COVID-19 pandemic, news agency ANI reported, quoting the Airport Director for West Bengal.

‘Super cyclone’ bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:49:00 +0200tribune (en)

KHULNA: Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal’s fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

Bangladesh, India brace for wind, flooding as fearsome cyclone nears

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:43:00 +0200arkansasonline (en)

NEW DELHI -- A crushing cyclone barreled up the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, heading for a swampy stretch along the border of India and Bangladesh , and threatening to unleash 165 mph winds and floods when it makes landfall today. As the cyclone, Amphan -- categorized by Indian meteorologists as....

In Cyclone Amphan, Danger Of Wall Of Water Crashing Several kms Inland

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:41:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of Amphan , which is only the second....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:40:00 +0200LePoint (fr)

et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales (12H30 GMT) au niveau de la frontière entre l'Inde et le Bangladesh, au sud de la ville de Calcutta, avec des vents pouvant aller jusqu'à 185 km/h.

8h10 Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh AFP

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:37:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce «um-pun») devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh, 2 millions de personnes évacuées

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:36:00 +0200rtbf (fr)

Des habitants évacués avant l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , le 19 mai 2020 à Dhalchar, sur l'île de Bhola, au Bangladesh . - © Le cyclone Amphan, le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper ce mercredi Amphan (se prononce " um-pun ") devrait toucher terre....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:28:00 +0200lnc (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Millions take shelter as Cyclone Amphan nears India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:23:00 +0200france24-en (en)

Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas in the path of Amphan , which is only the second " super cyclone " to form in the northeastern India n Ocean since records began. But their efforts have been hampered by the need to follow strict precautions to prevent the spread of the....

Le cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:23:00 +020024heures (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce «um-pun») devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:21:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le cyclone Amphan va frapper l’Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:19:00 +0200tdg (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l’Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce «um-pun») devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:19:00 +0200lepetitjournal (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:18:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

A man rides a bicycle under the rain ahead of the expected landfall of cyclone Amphan in Midnapore, West Bengal, on May 20, 2020. Image Credit: AFP. Khulna, Bangladesh : Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:17:00 +0200nouvelobs (fr)

Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales (12H30 GMT) au niveau de la frontière entre l'Inde et le Bangladesh , au sud de la ville de Calcutta, avec des vents pouvant aller jusqu'à 185 km/h. Les météorologues redoutent une potentielle onde de tempête qui pourrait aller....

Le cyclone Amphan menace le Bangladesh et l'est de l'Inde

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:16:00 +0200euronews-fr (fr)

Alors que le cyclone Amphan s'apprête à toucher terre et à submerger les zones côtières, des familles se pressent pour aller se mettre à l'abri, répondant à l'ordre d'évacuation. Ce cyclone qui s'annonce comme l'un des plus puissant des dernières années, a contraint le Bangladesh et l'est de l'Inde....

Le puissant cyclone Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:14:00 +0200sciencesetavenir (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper mercredi l'Inde et le Bangladesh , qui redoutent des dégâts considérables et ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce "um-pun") devrait toucher terre vers 18H00 locales....

09h05 Amphan va frapper l'Inde et le Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:10:00 +0200RTLFrance (fr)

L'Est de l'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à affronter l'un des plus puissants cyclones de ces dernières années. Baptisé Amphan , il devrait toucher terre dans le Nord du golfe du Bengale ce mercredi 20 mai, dans l'après-midi ou dans la soirée, avec des vents soufflant jusqu'à 180 km/h et une forte onde de tempête , selon les prévisionnistes.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 09:01:00 +0200JakartaPost (en)

Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas....

Raz de marée redouté en Inde et au Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:59:00 +0200lematin-CH (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , le plus puissant à se former depuis deux décennies dans le golfe du Bengale, va frapper dans la journée l'Inde et le Bangladesh . Les deux pays, qui redoutent des dégâts considérables, ont évacué près de deux millions de personnes. Amphan (se prononce «um-pun») devrait toucher....

Bangladesh, India brace for Amphan - biggest cyclone in 20 years - Al Jazeera English

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:51:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

India and Bangladesh evacuated millions of people from the path of the most powerful storm in 20 years, which is expected to make landfall as early as 09:00 GMT on Wednesday and has raised fears of extensive damage to houses and crops and disruption of road, rail and power links.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:36:00 +0200dawn (en)

Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas....

Bangladesh, India brace for Amphan - biggest cyclone in 20 years - Al Jazeera English

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:35:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

India and Bangladesh evacuated millions of people from the path of the most powerful storm in 20 years, which is expected to make landfall as early as 09:00 GMT on Wednesday and has raised fears of extensive damage to houses and crops and disruption of road, rail and power links.

'Super cyclone' bears down on India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:33:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

KHULNA, Bangladesh : Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday (May 20) as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:32:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

KHULN, Bangladesh : Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:14:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

KHULNA, Bangladesh - Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

'Super cyclone' bears down on India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:14:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

KHULNA, Bangladesh : Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday (May 20) as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:04:00 +0200RTERadio (en)

Waves hit a breakwater at Kasimedu harbour in Chennai, as Cyclone Amphan barrels towards India 's eastern coast. Several million people were taking shelter as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge.

'Super cyclone' bears down on Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 07:59:00 +0200pulse (en)

Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas in the path of Amphan , which is only the second "super cyclone" to form in the northeastern India n Ocean since records began. But their efforts have been hampered by the need to follow strict precautions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus....

'Super Cyclone' Bears Down On Bangladesh, India

Wed, 20 May 2020 07:53:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India , with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low lying areas....

Bangladesh, India brace for Amphan - biggest cyclone in 20 years

Wed, 20 May 2020 07:43:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

India and Bangladesh evacuated millions of people from the path of the most powerful storm in 20 years, which is expected to make landfall as early as 09:00 GMT on Wednesday and has raised fears of extensive damage to houses and crops and disruption of road, rail and power links.

Bangladesh, India brace for Amphan - biggest cyclone in 20 years

Wed, 20 May 2020 07:32:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

India and Bangladesh evacuated millions of people from the path of the most powerful storm in 20 years, which is expected to make landfall as early as 09:00 GMT on Wednesday and has raised fears of extensive damage to houses and crops and disruption of road, rail and power links.

Cyclone Amphan live updates: Millions evacuate in Bangladesh and India

Wed, 20 May 2020 07:01:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Cyclone is weakening after setting a regional record. Cyclone Amphan registered winds of 165 miles an hour on Monday, making it the strongest cyclone ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal. By Tuesday a phenomenon called vertical wind shear — the shifting of winds with altitude — had disrupted the storm’s rotational structure, weakening it.

Cyclone AMPHAN to make landfall in Bengal today; Odisha sees heavy rains, strong winds, high tides

Wed, 20 May 2020 06:43:00 +0200thestatesman (en)

West Bengal and Odisha are bracing for “widespread damage” as Super Cyclone AMPHAN, which has now weakened into an “extremely severe” cyclonic storm, will make a landfall in Bengal today afternoon. However, the cyclonic storm is still packed enough force to pulverise coastal districts of Odisha and....

Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Millions Evacuate in Bangladesh and India

Wed, 20 May 2020 06:35:00 +0200nytimes (en)

Cyclone is weakening after setting a regional record. Cyclone Amphan registered winds of 165 miles an hour on Monday, making it the strongest cyclone ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal. By Tuesday a phenomenon called vertical wind shear — the shifting of winds with altitude — had disrupted the storm’s rotational structure, weakening it.

Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Wed, 20 May 2020 06:20:00 +0200ibtimes-in (en)

Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus. India faces one of its biggest storms in about a decade, the....

Super cyclone Amphan: evacuations in India and Bangladesh slowed by virus - The Guardian

Wed, 20 May 2020 05:49:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

The Bay of Bengal’s fiercest storm this century – super cyclone Amphan – was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of....

Super cyclone Amphan: evacuations in India and Bangladesh slowed by virus - The Guardian

Wed, 20 May 2020 05:42:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

The Bay of Bengal’s fiercest storm this century – super cyclone Amphan – was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of....

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Wed, 20 May 2020 05:13:00 +0200omanobserver-om (en)

KOLKATA/DHAKA: Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus.

'Super cyclone' to slam parts of Asia AFP

Wed, 20 May 2020 05:01:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

(Video by Newsflare) The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of....

L’Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l’arrivée du cyclone Amphan

Wed, 20 May 2020 04:57:00 +0200lemauricien (fr)

A health worker (R) checks the body temperature of migrant workers queuing to take a train to Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh state to return to their hometowns after the government eased a nationwide lockdown imposed as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Amritsar on May 19, 2020.

Hundreds of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Wed, 20 May 2020 04:56:00 +0200reuters-uk (en)

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) - Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus.

'Super cyclone' to slam India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 04:30:00 +0200rappler (en)

AMPHAN. A man looks out as waves hit a breakwater at Kasimedu fishing harbor in Chennai on May 19, 2020, as Cyclone Amphan barrels towards India 's eastern coast. Photo by Arun Sankar/AFP. KHULNA, Bangladesh – The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in....

'Super cyclone' to slam India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 04:24:00 +0200manilastandard-ph (en)

A man looks out as waves hit a breakwater at Kasimedu fishing harbour in Chennai on May 19, 2020, as Cyclone Amphan barrels towards India 's eastern coast. - Millions of people were being moved to safety on May 19 as one of the fiercest cyclones in decades barrelled towards India and Bangladesh , with....

Double whammy of pandemic, climate disasters likely this year

Wed, 20 May 2020 03:53:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

Climate disasters this year, including Cyclone Amphan expected to hit India ’s eastern coast on Wednesday, are likely to compound the problems related to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic since 2020 is also likely to be the warmest on record, a paper published on May 15 in British Nature journal has warned.

Super cyclone Amphan: evacuations in India and Bangladesh slowed by virus

Wed, 20 May 2020 02:44:00 +0200guardian (en)

The Bay of Bengal’s fiercest storm this century – super cyclone Amphan – was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of....

Cyclone Adds to COVID-19 Anxiety in Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 02:34:00 +0200benarnews (en)

Bangladeshi authorities were rushing some 2.2 million people to shelter as Cyclone Amphan churned northward in the Bay of Bengal, with a projected landfall near the India -Bangladesh border late Wednesday. Amphan will be packing sustained winds around 120 kph (75 mph) when it reaches the coast, according to the U.

'Super cyclone' to slam India, Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 01:32:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

KHULNA (BANGLADESH) - The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of....

Super Cyclone Amphan: Horror storm to cause ‘catastrophic damage’ as thousands evacuated HUNDREDS of thousands of people in India and Bangladesh have been evacuated ahead of...

Wed, 20 May 2020 01:23:00 +0200express (en)

Approaching from the Bay of Bengal, super cyclone Amphan is expected to hit the coast of eastern India and southern Bangladesh on Wednesday afternoon. Forecasters warned of extensive damage from high winds gusting up to 185 kmh (115 mph) - the equivalent of a category five hurricane, one of the highest ratings.

'Super cyclone' to slam India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 01:06:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

KHULNA, Bangladesh : The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday (May 20), with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent des centaines de milliers de personnes avant un cyclone Reuters

Wed, 20 May 2020 00:42:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

ASIE-TEMPETE-INDE-BANGLADESH:L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent des centaines de milliers de personnes avant un cyclone © Reuters/RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI L'INDE ET LE BANGLADESH ÉVACUENT DES CENTAINES DE MILLIERS DE PERSONNES AVANT UN CYCLONE. par Subrata Nagchoudhry et Ruma Paul.

Super Cyclone Amphan: Horror storm to cause ‘catastrophic damage’ as thousands evacuated

Wed, 20 May 2020 00:36:00 +0200express (en)

Approaching from the Bay of Bengal, super cyclone Amphan is expected to hit the coast of eastern India and southern Bangladesh on Wednesday afternoon. Forecasters warned of extensive damage from high winds gusting up to 185 kmh (115 mph) - the equivalent of a category five hurricane, one of the highest ratings.

Millions flee as monster cyclone churns toward India and Bangladesh

Wed, 20 May 2020 00:27:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

India Asia Cyclone. A disaster management volunteer carries a sick child as villagers on the Bay of Bengal coast are evacuated as a precaution against Cyclone Amphan at Bakkhali, West Bengal state, India, May 19, 2020. Mehaboob Gazi/AP. New Delhi — India and Bangladesh are evacuating more than 7....

Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Wed, 20 May 2020 00:22:00 +0200GulfDailyNews (en)

Kolkata/Dhaka: Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus.

Cyclone Amphan update: Deadly super cyclone Amphan bears down on India - latest maps

Wed, 20 May 2020 00:05:00 +0200express (en)

Super cyclone Amphan is bearing down on India and Bangladesh , causing the urgent evacuations of around half a million people. These residents were moved out of the way of the most powerful storm in a decade ahead of its landfall on Wednesday. There are fears Amphan will wreak heavy damage to houses....

'Super cyclone' to slam India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 23:39:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of Amphan , which is only....

'Super Cyclone' To Slam India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 23:29:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

The Bay of Bengal's fiercest cyclone this century was bearing down on millions of people in eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of Amphan , which is only....

'Super cyclone' to slam India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 23:14:00 +0200pulse (en)

Authorities have scrambled to stage mass evacuations away from the path of Amphan , which is only the second "super cyclone" to form in the northeastern India n Ocean since records began. But their efforts have been hampered by the need to follow strict precautions to prevent the spread of the....

Cyclone Amphan: Rapid response teams to keep eye on tiger movement in Sundarbans

Tue, 19 May 2020 23:02:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

With cyclone Amphan set to lash coastal areas of West Bengal on May 20, the forest department on Tuesday formed rapid response teams to ensure that tigers from Sundarbans in South 24 Parganas district do not stray into nearby human settlements after the landfall.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent des centaines de milliers de personnes avant un cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 22:55:00 +0200lindependant (fr)

L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont entrepris l'évacuation d'environ un demi-million de personnes avant l'arrivée prévue mercredi d'un cyclone, le plus puissant depuis une dizaine d'années dans la région, avec la crainte de dégâts importants sur les habitations, les récoltes et les réseaux de transport.

Super cyclone Amphan targets India, Bangladesh 19.05.2020 | 01:53 mins. The cyclone is packing winds equivalent to a category 5 hurricane. It's expected to bring massive flooding and mudslides when it makes landfall on Wednesday. The storm is also complicating the countries' response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Tue, 19 May 2020 22:39:00 +0200deutschewelle-en (en)

DW News Super cyclone Amphan targets India , Bangladesh . The cyclone is packing winds equivalent to a category 5 hurricane. It's expected to bring massive flooding and mudslides when it makes landfall on Wednesday. The storm is also complicating the countries' response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Amid Covid-19 Pandemic, Eastern India, Bangladesh Brace For Deadly Cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 22:26:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, northeastern India and Bangladesh are preparing for one of the strongest cyclones ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal. Super Cyclone Amphan , which is expected to make landfall on Wednesday, has prompted local authorities to evacuate millions of people from the storm’s deadly path.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du puissant cyclone Amphan En Inde et au Bangladesh, plusieurs millions d'habitants des zones côtières se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan, ce mercredi 20 mai. La tempête, actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, s'est affaiblie en remontant vers le nord-est de l'Inde et le sud-ouest du Bangladesh. Mais son impact risque toutefois d'être catastrophique. Il s'agit du plus puissant cyclone depuis Sidr qui avait fait près de 3 500 victimes en 2007. Amphan devrait... RFI

Tue, 19 May 2020 22:24:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

© REUTERS / Rupak De Chowdhuri Un scientifique du Département météorologique indien pointe une section de l'écran montrant la position du cyclone Amphan dans son bureau de Calcutta, en Inde, le 19 mai 2020. En Inde et au Bangladesh , plusieurs millions d'habitants des zones côtières se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan, ce mercredi 20 mai.

NASA-NOAA satellite sees Amphan's eye obscured

Tue, 19 May 2020 22:07:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Early on May 18, 2020, Tropical Cyclone Amphan was a Category 5 storm in the Northern India n Ocean. On May 19, satellite data from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite revealed that the storm has weakened and the eye was covered by high clouds. When NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Amphan on May 18 at 4:28 p.

NASA-NOAA satellite sees Amphan's eye obscured

Tue, 19 May 2020 21:49:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Early on May 18, 2020, Tropical Cyclone Amphan was a Category 5 storm in the Northern India n Ocean. On May 19, satellite data from NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite revealed that the storm has weakened and the eye was covered by high clouds. When NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Amphan on May 18 at 4:28 p.

Super Cyclone spurs evacuation of millions in India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 21:40:00 +0200nypost (en)

Evacuated people sit in a temporary cyclone relief shelter as Cyclone Amphan , termed as 'super cyclone' approaches through the Bay of Bengal. EPA. Millions of people have been ordered to evacuate from coastal areas of India and Bangladesh ahead of a super cyclone that’s already tied a record for the strongest storm in the region.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent des centaines de milliers de personnes avant un cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 21:26:00 +0200challenges (fr)

Un scientifique du Département météorologique indien montre la position du cyclone Amphan . L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont entrepris l'évacuation d'environ un demi-million de personnes avant l'arrivée prévue mercredi d'un cyclone, le plus puissant depuis une dizaine d'années dans la région, avec la....

Super Cyclone spurs evacuation of millions in India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 21:06:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Evacuated people sit in a temporary cyclone relief shelter as Cyclone Amphan , termed as 'super cyclone' approaches through the Bay of Bengal. EPA. Millions of people have been ordered to evacuate from coastal areas of India and Bangladesh ahead of a super cyclone that’s already tied a record for the strongest storm in the region.

Double whammy of pandemic, climate disasters likely this yr

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:57:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

New Delhi: Climate disasters this year, including Cyclone Amphan expected to hit India ’s eastern coast on Wednesday, are likely to compound the problems related to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic since 2020 is also likely to be the warmest on record, a paper published on May 15 in British Nature journal has warned.

Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh...

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:54:00 +0200khaleejtimes (en)

Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus. India faces one of its biggest storms in about a decade, the....

Mass evacuations in India, Bangladesh ahead of 'Super Cyclone'

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:53:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

By Karen Graham 31 mins ago in Environment Super Cyclone Amphan , the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal, is expected to make landfall near the border between India and Bangladesh on Wednesday in a region already struggling with the coronavirus pandemic.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:45:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

Des millions de personnes se préparent mardi au Bangladesh et dans l'Est de l'Inde à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , l'un des plus puissants de ces dernières années, dans un contexte compliqué par la pandémie de coronavirus. Amphan devrait toucher terre dans le Nord du golfe du Bengale mercredi....

Cyclone Amphan: Rapid Response Teams to Keep Eye on Tiger Movement in Sundarbans

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:44:00 +0200news18 (en)

With cyclone ' Amphan ' set to lash coastal areas of Bengal on May 20, the forest department on Tuesday formed rapid response teams to ensure that tigers from Sundarbans in South 24 Parganas district do not stray into nearby human settlements after the landfall.

India and Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:40:00 +0200RTERadio (en)

Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh are scrambling to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus. India faces one of its biggest storms in about a decade, the weather....

Mass Evacuations Underway As India And Bangladesh Brace For Dangerous Super Cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:35:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

TOPLINE. Super Cyclone Amphan , the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal, is expected to make landfall near the border between India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with winds gusting up to 115 miles per hour expected to wreak havoc on a region already compromised by the coronavirus pandemic.

Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:30:00 +0200tribune (en)

KOLKATA/DHAKA: Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus.

India braces for Super Cyclone Amphan; evacuations underway

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:21:00 +0200eastbaytimes (en)

(CNN) — Millions of people in India and Bangladesh are in the path of a cyclone which is due to make landfall Wednesday evening, bringing damaging winds and heavy rain to a region already struggling with the coronavirus pandemic. Super Cyclone Amphan became the strongest storm ever recorded in the....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du puissant cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:08:00 +0200rfi-fr (fr)

Il s'agit du plus puissant cyclone depuis Sidr qui avait fait près de 3 500 victimes en 2007. Amphan devrait toucher les côtes du Bangladesh et de l’Inde avec des rafales qui souffleront à plus de 200 kilomètres par heure. Une tempête tropicale accompagnée de violentes pluies qui risquent de causer d’importantes inondations.

India braces for Super Cyclone Amphan; evacuations underway

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:04:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

(CNN) — Millions of people in India and Bangladesh are in the path of a cyclone which is due to make landfall Wednesday evening, bringing damaging winds and heavy rain to a region already struggling with the coronavirus pandemic. Super Cyclone Amphan became the strongest storm ever recorded in the....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 20:03:00 +0200tv5 (fr)

Des millions de personnes se préparent mardi au Bangladesh et dans l'Est de l'Inde à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , l'un des plus puissants de ces dernières années, dans un contexte compliqué par la pandémie de coronavirus. Amphan devrait toucher terre dans le Nord du golfe du Bengale mercredi....

Amphan now strongest-ever cyclone recorded in Bay of Bengal: US agency

Tue, 19 May 2020 19:55:00 +0200downtoearth (en)

Cyclone Amphan is now the strongest cyclone ever to have been recorded in the Bay of Bengal. The United States Joint Typhoon Centre in Hawaii recorded sustained wind speeds of 270 kilometre / hour on the night of May 18, 2020, according to a Down To Earth could not directly verify this fact as the....

Super Cyclone Amphan spurs evacuation of millions in India, Bangladesh ahead of 'disastrous' storm - Fox News

Tue, 19 May 2020 19:51:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

Amphan had sustained winds around 126 mph on Tuesday, the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane in the Atlantic, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center . The storm is forecast to weaken before landfall around India ’s West Bengal state and Bangladesh .

India braces for Super Cyclone Amphan; evacuations underway

Tue, 19 May 2020 19:47:00 +0200mercurynews (en)

(CNN) — Millions of people in India and Bangladesh are in the path of a cyclone which is due to make landfall Wednesday evening, bringing damaging winds and heavy rain to a region already struggling with the coronavirus pandemic. Super Cyclone Amphan became the strongest storm ever recorded in the....

'Cyclone In The Time Of COVID-19': Amphan Bears Down On Bangladesh And India

Tue, 19 May 2020 19:29:00 +0200npr (en)

The massive storm now churning over the Bay of Bengal is expected to make landfall Wednesday local time, deeply complicating both countries' responses to the coronavirus pandemic.

PAR AILLEURS #58 - L'Inde et le Bangladesh sous la pression du cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 19:09:00 +0200franceinter (fr)

Chaque jour, cinq infos du monde garanties sans Covid-19 | Ce mardi 19 mai, l'actualité internationale nous emmène notamment sur les côtes du golfe du Bengale, où un violent cyclone pourrait mettre en péril les populations, et en Libye, où l'ONU constate un afflux de combattants venus de Syrie.

Super cyclone bears down on India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 18:38:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

NEW DELHI A crushing cyclone barreled up the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, heading for a swampy stretch along the border of India and Bangladesh and threatening to unleash 165 mph winds and massive floods when it makes landfall Wednesday. As the cyclone, Amphan categorized by Indian meteorologists as....

Hurricanes are getting stronger across planet

Tue, 19 May 2020 18:15:00 +0200news4jax (en)

Dorian's 185 mph winds made it the strongest hurricane on record to strike the Bahamas since records began in 1851. The eye of major Hurricane Dorian approaching Abaco Island, Bahamas, on September 1, 2019. (NOAA) It may not come as any surprise but a new study , from the University of Wisconsin in....

Millions flee as monster cyclone churns toward India and Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 18:01:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A disaster management volunteer carries a sick child as villagers on the Bay of Bengal coast are evacuated as a precaution against Cyclone Amphan at Bakkhali, West Bengal state, India , May 19, 2020. Mehaboob Gazi/AP. New Delhi India and Bangladesh are evacuating more than 7 million people from....

Mass Evacuations Underway As India And Bangladesh Brace For Dangerous Super Cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 18:00:00 +0200forbes (en)

TOPLINE. Super Cyclone Amphan , the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal, is expected to make landfall near the border between India and Bangladesh on Wednesday, with winds gusting up to 115 miles per hour expected to wreak havoc on a region already compromised by the coronavirus pandemic.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan Franceinfo

Tue, 19 May 2020 17:52:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Les autorités craignent que ce cyclone soit le plus violent à frapper la région depuis Sidr, qui avait tué près de 3 500 personnes en 2007, principalement dans des inondations. © Fournis par Franceinfo. Dans un contexte plombé par la pandémie de coronavirus , la situation est plus complexe que jamais.

Millions flee as monster cyclone churns toward India and Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 17:41:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

A disaster management volunteer carries a sick child as villagers on the Bay of Bengal coast are evacuated as a precaution against Cyclone Amphan at Bakkhali, West Bengal state, India , May 19, 2020. Mehaboob Gazi/AP. New Delhi India and Bangladesh are evacuating more than 7 million people from....

India, Bangladesh braced for worst storm for a decade

Tue, 19 May 2020 17:31:00 +0200RTERadio (en)

Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus. India faces one of its biggest storms in about a decade, the....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 16:44:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Dans un contexte plombé par la pandémie de coronavirus , la situation est plus complexe que jamais. Des millions de personnes se préparent mardi 19 mai, au Bangladesh et dans l'est de l'Inde, à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , l'un des plus puissants de ces dernières années.

Amphan: Rapid response teams to keep eye on tiger movement in Sundarbans

Tue, 19 May 2020 16:43:00 +0200business-standard (en)

With cyclone ' Amphan ' set to lash coastal areas of Bengal on May 20, the forest department on Tuesday formed rapid response teams to ensure that tigers from Sundarbans in South 24 Parganas district do not stray into nearby human settlements after the landfall.

India and Bangladesh brace for the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal

Tue, 19 May 2020 16:24:00 +0200antiguaobserver (en)

(CNN) – Millions of people in India and Bangladesh are in the path of a super cyclone which is due to make landfall in less than 36 hours, bringing damaging winds and heavy rain to a region already struggling with the coronavirus pandemic. Super Cyclone Amphan becamethestrongest storm ever recorded....

Super Cyclone Amphan spurs evacuation of millions in India, Bangladesh ahead of 'disastrous' storm - Fox News

Tue, 19 May 2020 16:07:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

Amphan had sustained winds around 126 mph on Tuesday, the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane in the Atlantic, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center . The storm is forecast to weaken before landfall around India ’s West Bengal state and Bangladesh .

Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:55:00 +0200dawn (en)

Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle against the coronavirus. India faces one of its biggest storms in about a decade,....

Super Cyclone Amphan spurs evacuation of millions in India, Bangladesh ahead of 'disastrous' storm - Fox News

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:43:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

Amphan had sustained winds around 126 mph on Tuesday, the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane in the Atlantic, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center . The storm is forecast to weaken before landfall around India ’s West Bengal state and Bangladesh .

Cyclone Amphan: Rapid response teams to keep eye on tiger movement in Sundarbans

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:23:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

With cyclone ‘ Amphan ’ set to lash coastal areas of Bengal on May 20, the forest department on Tuesday formed rapid response teams to ensure that tigers from Sundarbans in South 24 Parganas district do not stray into nearby human settlements after the landfall.

Cyclone Amphan: Three houses collapse in TN

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:14:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

VILLUPURAM: Three houses collapsed in Bommayarpalayam fishing village in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday due to coastal erosion after sea turned rough in the impact of cyclone Amphan No injuries and fatalities were reported as the occupants of all the three houses had moved to their relatives’ houses in nearby tsunami quarters.

15:10 Cyclone Amphan : L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent, en pleine pandémie de coronavirus

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:12:00 +0200cnews (fr)

Des millions de personnes se préparent mardi au Bangladesh et dans l'Est de l'Inde à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , l'un des plus puissants de ces dernières années, dans un contexte compliqué par la pandémie de coronavirus. Amphan devrait toucher terre dans le Nord du golfe du Bengale mercredi....

Cyclone Amphan: India and Bangladesh evacuate millions amid coronavirus lockdown

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:00:00 +0200express (en)

, with a wind speed of up to 115 miles per hour is expected to hit coastal areas of India and Bangladesh on Wednesday. As the cyclone barrels through the Bay of Bengal more than 20 relief teams have already been deployed, and several more are on standby.

Amphan now strongest-ever cyclone recorded in Bay of Bengal: US agency

Tue, 19 May 2020 14:55:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Cyclone Amphan is now the strongest cyclone ever to have been recorded in the Bay of Bengal. The United States Joint Typhoon Centre in Hawaii recorded sustained wind speeds of 270 kilometre / hour on the night of May 18, 2020, according to a Down To Earth could not directly verify this fact as the....

Super Cyclone Amphan spurs evacuation of millions in India, Bangladesh ahead of 'disastrous' storm

Tue, 19 May 2020 14:47:00 +0200foxnews (en)

Amphan had sustained winds around 126 mph on Tuesday, the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane in the Atlantic, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center . The storm is forecast to weaken before landfall around India ’s West Bengal state and Bangladesh .

Cyclone Amphan path update: Millions braced as cyclone hurtles through Bay of Bengal

Tue, 19 May 2020 14:14:00 +0200express (en)

Cyclone Amphan has become the first super cyclonic storm in the Bay of Bengal since 1999. The system in 1999 killed more than 9,000 people after it hit the Orissa coast. Cyclone Amphan is currently coursing towards India and Bangladesh ’s coast and is due to make landfall on Wednesday.

Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 14:05:00 +0200oann (en)

May 19, 2020. By Subrata Nagchoudhry Ruma Paul. KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers away from coasts expected to suffer widespread damage from a super cyclone, a task complicated by the battle on the coronavirus.

L’Inde et le Bangladesh redoutent l’arrivée du cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 14:04:00 +0200la-croix (fr)

Les autorités craignent que le cyclone amphan soit le plus violent à frapper la région depuis Sidr en 2007. Piyal Adhikary/EPA. Les habitants du Bangladesh et de l’est de l’ Inde retiennent leur souffle. Le cyclone Amphan , l’un des plus puissants de ces dernières années, devrait toucher terre dans....

Cyclone Amphan likely to hit Bengal tomorrow, 10 facts about the supercyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 13:22:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

as an extremely severe cyclonic storm at the time when fourth phase of lockdown is in placed because of the coronavirus pandemic, which has augmented challenges for the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). The state governments in Odisha and Bengal have been asked to cease all road and rail....

10 Facts On Super Cyclone Amphan That Will Likely Hit Bengal Tomorrow

Tue, 19 May 2020 12:56:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

New Delhi: Super cyclone Amphan is likely to hit Bengal tomorrow as a an extremely severe cyclonic storm at a time when restrictions are in place due to coronavirus pandemic, which has increased challenges for the national disaster management body - the National Disaster Response Force.

Bengal, Odisha on cyclone alert as Amphan could lash coast tomorrow

Tue, 19 May 2020 12:46:00 +0200livemint (en)

The eye of the storm will pass through the Sunderbans, and could prove disastrous for its biodiversity. Amphan , the first cyclone to be formed this year, is also the most intense over the Bay of Bengal since the Odisha Super Cyclone that ravaged the coastal state in 1999, killing more than 9,000

Cyclone Amphan Bears Down on India and Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 12:32:00 +0200nytimes (en)

NEW DELHI — A crushing cyclone barreled up the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, heading for a swampy stretch along the border of India and Bangladesh and threatening to unleash 165-mile-an-hour winds and massive floods when it makes landfall on Wednesday. As the cyclone, Amphan — categorized by Indian....

Two houses damaged in sea erosion in Villupuram

Tue, 19 May 2020 12:06:00 +0200thehindu (en)

Two houses collapsed as surging tidal waves hit the Bommayarpalayam coast in Villupuram on Tuesday due to inclement weather. Official sources said no injuries were reported as most of the families living in the first row of houses, located close to the coast, had moved to the Tsunami quarters in Bommayarpalayam.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh se préparent à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 12:01:00 +0200rtl-BE (fr)

(Belga) Des millions de personnes se préparent mardi au Bangladesh et dans l'Est de l'Inde à l'arrivée du cyclone Amphan , l'un des plus puissants de ces dernières années, dans un contexte compliqué par la pandémie de coronavirus. Amphan devrait toucher terre dans le Nord du golfe du Bengale mercredi....

Super cyclone to sweep over Bangladesh, India

Tue, 19 May 2020 11:52:00 +0200dailytimesPK (en)

A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India -Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting millions of people, according to the meteorology departments of both countries.

Plusieurs millions de personnes évacuées en Inde et au Bangladesh à l’approche d’un puissant cyclone BFMTV

Tue, 19 May 2020 11:51:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan progresse dans le golfe du Bengale et devrait toucher terre en Inde ou au Bangladesh . Les deux pays se préparent à faire face à cette puissante tempête et évacuent les populations habitant sur la côte. © KAZI SHANTO / AFP Au Bangladesh, des bénévoles incitent les résidents des....

Extreme Weather

Tue, 19 May 2020 10:56:00 +0200wn (en)

Extreme weather. Extreme weather includes unusual, or unseasonal weather ; weather at the extremes of the historical distribution—the range that has been seen in the past. Often, extreme events are based on a location’s recorded weather history and defined as lying in the most unusual ten percent.

Philippines: Asia and the Pacific: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (12 - 18 May 2020)

Tue, 19 May 2020 10:55:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

PHILIPPINES. Following initial landfall in Eastern Samar on 14 May, Category 3 Typhoon Vongfong moved northwest over mainland Luzon bringing destructive winds and intense rainfall. According to initial reports, over 1,100 houses were destroyed and 6,300 were partially damaged in Eastern Samar....

Super cyclone to sweep over Bangladesh, India

Tue, 19 May 2020 09:27:00 +0200yenisafak-en (en)

A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India -Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting millions of people, according to the meteorology departments of both countries.

Amphan is first super cyclone since 1999 in region: AccuWeather

Tue, 19 May 2020 08:32:00 +0200bssnews (en)

DHAKA, May 19, 2020 (BSS) – Leading global storm tracker AccuWeather today described Amphan as the first super cyclone in Bay of Bengal since 1999, fearing the “ferocious” storm to unleash extreme impacts across Bangladesh i and northeastern India n coastlines.

AccuWeather: Amphan is the first super...

Tue, 19 May 2020 08:31:00 +0200dhakatribune (en)

The agency warned that due to the widespread low elevation in southern Bangladesh , the region is very susceptible to coastal flooding. Leading global storm tracker AccuWeather has described Amphan as the first super cyclone in the Bay of Bengal since 1999, fearing the “ferocious” storm may cause....

India, Bangladesh evacuate millions ahead of cyclone amid virus fears

Tue, 19 May 2020 08:12:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people Monday as a cyclone barreled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready extra shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped refuges. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240 kilometres....

Super cyclone to sweep over Bangladesh and India

Tue, 19 May 2020 08:12:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Sun sets behind a patterned cloud formed over the city in Kolkata, West Bengal state, India on May 18, 2020. (AP) A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India-Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting....

India, Bangladesh order evacuation of millions ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 07:24:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

India and Bangladesh have begun evacuating more than two million people as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped facilities. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240 kilometres....

NASA finds heavy water vapor concentration rings eye of Cyclone Amphan

Tue, 19 May 2020 06:58:00 +0200phys (en)

. by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center On May 18 at 3:40 a.m. EST (0740 UTC), NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Amphan , located in the Northern India n Ocean. Aqua found highest concentrations of water vapor (brown) and coldest cloud top temperatures were around the clear eye. Credit: NASA/NRL.

India-Bangladesh Border Braces for Super Cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 06:57:00 +0200voanews (en)

Cyclone Amphan threatens massive devastation Wednesday when it is to make landfall along the India -Bangladesh border as the region continues to battle the coronavirus. Formed over the Bay of Bengal, the super cyclone is equivalent to a Category 5 hurricane with wind speeds as high as 257 kph (160 mph) and gusts near 321 kph (200 mph).

Virus fears as India, Bangladesh evacuate millions ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 06:48:00 +0200vietnamnews (en)

KOLKATA — India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people on Monday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped facilities. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240....

Super cyclone to sweep over Bangladesh and India

Tue, 19 May 2020 06:39:00 +0200trtworld (en)

Sun sets behind a patterned cloud formed over the city in Kolkata, West Bengal state, India on May 18, 2020. (AP) A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India-Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting....

Super cyclone to sweep over Bangladesh, India

Tue, 19 May 2020 06:16:00 +0200aa-en (en)

DHAKA, Bangladesh /DELHI, India A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India-Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting millions of people, according to the meteorology departments of both countries.

Virus fears as India, Bangladesh evacuate millions ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 06:14:00 +0200mizzima (en)

India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people Monday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped facilities. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240 kilometres....

L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent 2 millions de personnes à l'approche d'un cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 05:49:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

À lire aussi : Cyclone Harold : au Vanuatu, des dizaines de milliers de personnes ont perdu leur logement Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l'Inde, avec des rafales de vents allant jusqu'à 265 kilomètres-heure.

Cyclone Amphan likely to hit West Bengal tomorrow: Why do we name catastrophes and how cyclonic storms get their names

Tue, 19 May 2020 05:12:00 +0200firstpost (en)

which has been intensifying over the Bay of Bengal, will most probably make landfall over West Bengal on 20 May. As per the MeT department, Amphan , which was present over central parts of South Bay of Bengal and the central Bay of Bengal moved northwards before intensifying into a super cyclonic storm.

'Extremely severe' cyclonic storm forces evacuations in India, Bangladesh

Tue, 19 May 2020 05:01:00 +0200theage (en)

Kolkata: India has begun evacuating thousands of villagers and halted port operations ahead of a cyclone which is expected to hit the mouth of the Bay of Bengal, including parts of India, low-lying Bangladesh and Myanmar. The cyclone, expected to make landfall on Wednesday, comes as India eases the....

Bangladesh orders preparedness as coastlines embraces for cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 04:47:00 +0200bssnews (en)

DHAKA, May 18, 2020 (BSS) – Bangladesh authorities today ordered intensified preparedness as the southern coastlines visibly brace for a cyclone called Amphan feared to be a “very severe one” with met office issuing its high “danger signal number 7” in a scale of 10.

Super cyclone to sweep over Bangladesh, India

Tue, 19 May 2020 04:02:00 +0200turkishpress (en)

DHAKA, Bangladesh /DELHI, India A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India-Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting millions of people, according to the meteorology departments of both countries.

India, BD evacuate millions to shelters ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 03:26:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

KOLKATA: India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people on Monday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready extra shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped refuges. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to....

Virus fears as India, BD evacuate millions to shelters ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 03:26:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

KOLKATA: India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people Monday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready extra shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped refuges. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240....

Virus fears as India, Bangladesh evacuate millions ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 03:24:00 +0200themalaymailonline (en)

India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people yesterday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts. — Reuters pic. KOLKATA, May 19 — India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people yesterday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing....

Super Cyclone To Sweep Over Bangladesh, India

Tue, 19 May 2020 03:08:00 +0200haberler-en (en)

A rapidly intensifying super cyclone is moving across the Bay of Bengal and will likely sweep over coastal areas along the India -Bangladesh border by Wednesday evening, affecting millions of people, according to the meteorology departments of both countries.

Virus fears as India, Bangladesh evacuate millions ahead of cyclone

Tue, 19 May 2020 03:02:00 +0200malaymail (en)

India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people yesterday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts. — Reuters pic. KOLKATA, May 19 — India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people yesterday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing....

Hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones are becoming stronger, according to a U.S. government study

Tue, 19 May 2020 00:18:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

It is becoming increasingly evident that hurricanes, typhoons, and tropical cyclones worldwide are becoming stronger and potentially more deadly as the globe warms due to the climate crisis, according to a new study. The study , released on Monday by researchers at the University of Wisconsin in....

Hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones are becoming stronger, new NOAA study finds

Mon, 18 May 2020 23:31:00 +0200foxcarolina (en)

(CNN) -- It is becoming increasingly evident that hurricanes, typhoons, and tropical cyclones worldwide are becoming stronger and potentially more deadly as the globe warms due to the climate crisis, according to a new study. The study , released on Monday by researchers at the University of....

'Extremely severe' cyclonic storm Amphan forces evacuations in India, Bangladesh

Mon, 18 May 2020 23:14:00 +0200brisbanetimes (en)

The cyclone, expected to make landfall on Wednesday, comes as India eases the world's longest lockdown, imposed in April against the virus, which has infected more than 96,169 people and killed 3029. The states of Odisha and West Bengal sent disaster management teams on Monday to move families from....

'Extremely severe' cyclonic storm Amphan forces evacuations in India, Bangladesh

Mon, 18 May 2020 22:55:00 +0200smh (en)

The cyclone, expected to make landfall on Wednesday, comes as India eases the world's longest lockdown, imposed in April against the virus, which has infected more than 96,169 people and killed 3029. The states of Odisha and West Bengal sent disaster management teams on Monday to move families from....

Super cyclone set to cause major destruction as it strikes India and Bangladesh The two countries are still battling the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mon, 18 May 2020 22:55:00 +02007news-au (en)

A powerful cyclone that formed in the Bay of Bengal is headed directly for the India -Bangladesh border, bringing with it the potential for major destruction and upheaval in two countries that are still battling the Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific.

Hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones are becoming stronger, according to a new NOAA study

Mon, 18 May 2020 22:52:00 +0200click2houston (en)

(CNN) -- It is becoming increasingly evident that hurricanes, typhoons, and tropical cyclones worldwide are becoming stronger and potentially more deadly as the globe warms due to the climate crisis, according to a new study. The study , released on Monday by researchers at the University of....

'Extremely severe' cyclonic storm Amphan forces evacuations in India, Bangladesh

Mon, 18 May 2020 22:44:00 +0200watoday (en)

The cyclone, expected to make landfall on Wednesday, comes as India eases the world's longest lockdown, imposed in April against the virus, which has infected more than 96,169 people and killed 3029. The states of Odisha and West Bengal sent disaster management teams on Monday to move families from....

Hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones are becoming stronger, new NOAA study finds

Mon, 18 May 2020 22:36:00 +0200fox10tv (en)

(CNN) -- It is becoming increasingly evident that hurricanes, typhoons, and tropical cyclones worldwide are becoming stronger and potentially more deadly as the globe warms due to the climate crisis, according to a new study. The study , released on Monday by researchers at the University of....

Hurricanes are increasing in intensity, long-term data indicate

Mon, 18 May 2020 22:32:00 +0200upi (en)

May 18 (UPI) -- The maximum sustained winds of hurricanes are increasing around the world, according to an analysis of 40 years of satellite imagery published on Monday. The maximum sustained winds in hurricanes have increased by about 8 percent per decade in the period under study, according to the....

Cyclone Amphan: B'desh orders evacuation of 2 million people

Mon, 18 May 2020 21:19:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

DHAKA: Bangladesh on Monday ordered evacuation of nearly two million people as cyclone storm Amphan approached towards its southern coasts, with officials fearing it to be a "very serious one." "The district administration in 19 most vulnerable southwestern coastal districts have been asked to take....

Major tropical cyclones have become ‘15% more likely’ over past 40 years

Mon, 18 May 2020 21:16:00 +0200carbonbrief (en)

Tropical cyclones across the world have become more intense over the past four decades, a new study concludes. Major tropical cyclones with winds of 115 miles per hour or more became 15% more likely at a global level from 1979-2017, according to the analysis.

Warning about Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm (AMPHAN)

Mon, 18 May 2020 21:15:00 +0200globalnewlightofmyanmar (en)

Tropical Cyclone AMPHAN Forecast Track (Joint Typhoon Warning Centre) • The Department of Meteorology and Hydrology released the report (14/2020) issued on 18 May afternoon and the Emergency Management Centre of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement also published its finding on this weather situation.

Bangladesh orders evacuation of 2 million people as Cyclone Amphan approaches coasts

Mon, 18 May 2020 21:13:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Bangladesh on Monday ordered evacuation of nearly two million people as cyclone storm Amphan approached towards its southern coasts, with officials fearing it to be a "very serious one." "The district administration in 19 most vulnerable southwestern coastal districts have been asked to take all....

Coronavirus fears as India, Bangladesh evacuate...

Mon, 18 May 2020 21:11:00 +0200khaleejtimes (en)

India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people Monday as a cyclone barrelled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped facilities. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240 kilometres....

Hurricane tracker: 'Intense' storms spark weather warnings - maps and satellite images HURRICANE SEASON has not yet begun, but already dangerous weather systems are churning...

Mon, 18 May 2020 21:02:00 +0200express (en)

Two dangerous storms are currently churning around the world - starting hurricane season early this year. There are storm warnings in place across the southeastern United States and India , as storms track towards the warning areas. Tropical Storm Arthur is the first named storm of the Atlantic....

Powerful Cyclone Amphan To Slam Central Asia This Week

Mon, 18 May 2020 20:56:00 +0200benzinga (en)

A powerful cyclone that formed in the Bay of Bengal over the weekend is making a beeline for the India -Bangladesh border, bringing with it the potential for major destruction. The cyclone, named Amphan , is spinning in the Bay of Bengal and is centered 630 miles south of Kolkata, India (as of 8 a.m. EDT on May 18).

Bangladesh Orders Evacuation of 2 Million People as Cyclone Amphan Approaches Coasts

Mon, 18 May 2020 20:16:00 +0200news18 (en)

Bangladesh on Monday ordered evacuation of nearly two million people as cyclone storm Amphan approached towards its southern coasts, with officials fearing it to be a "very serious one." "The district administration in 19 most vulnerable southwestern coastal districts have been asked to take all....

Virus fears as India, Bangladesh evacuate millions to shelters ahead of cyclone

Mon, 18 May 2020 19:53:00 +0200rappler (en)

LOCKDOWN. A policeman fills up bottles with drinking water to migrant workers of a special train service departing for Uttar Pradesh after a government eased a nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Ajmer on May 18, 2020. Photo by Himanshu Sharma/AFP.

L'Inde se prépare à l'arrivée d'un cyclone qui pourrait être le plus puissant depuis 2007 L'Express

Mon, 18 May 2020 19:53:00 +0200msn-fr (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, a conduit à l'évacuation de plus de deux millions de personnes en Inde et au Bangladesh . © afp.com/Rakesh BAKSHI Jusqu'à deux millions de personnes vont être évacuées de zones de basse élévation à partir de mardi au Bangladesh.

NASA finds heavy water vapor concentration rings eye of Cyclone Amphan

Mon, 18 May 2020 19:26:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On May 18 at 3:40 a.m. EST (0740 UTC), NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Amphan , located in the Northern India n Ocean. Aqua found highest concentrations of water vapor... Credit: Credits: NASA/NRL. When NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Northern Indian Ocean on May 18,....

Le cyclone Amphan va toucher l’Inde et le Bangladesh, des millions d’évacuations

Mon, 18 May 2020 18:37:00 +0200nordeclair (fr)

L’Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l’approche d’un cyclone, qui pourrait s’avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. L’Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs....

Catastrophes naturelles - Un cyclone arrive, Inde et Bangladesh évacuent

Mon, 18 May 2020 18:29:00 +0200lessentiel-lu-fr (fr)

L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l'approche d'un cyclone, qui pourrait s'avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l'Inde, avec des rafales de vent allant jusqu'à 265 km/h.

L'Inde se prépare à l'arrivée d'un cyclone qui pourrait être le plus puissant depuis 2007

Mon, 18 May 2020 18:09:00 +0200lexpress (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan , qui progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, a conduit à l'évacuation de plus de deux millions de personnes en Inde et au Bangladesh . L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé ce lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l'approche d'un cyclone.

India, Bangladesh evacuate millions ahead of cyclone amid coronavirus fears

Mon, 18 May 2020 18:04:00 +0200alarabiya-en (en)

India and Bangladesh began evacuating more than two million people Monday as a cyclone barreled towards their coasts, with officials racing to ready extra shelters amid fears of coronavirus contagion in cramped refuges. Indian forecasters said Cyclone Amphan had reached winds of up to 240 kilometres....

L’Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent 2 millions de personnes à l’approche d’un cyclone

Mon, 18 May 2020 17:57:00 +0200lemainelibre (fr)

Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l’Inde, avec des rafales de vents allant jusqu’à 265 km/h. Il devrait toucher terre mercredi 20 mai au Bengale-Occidental (Inde) ou au Bangladesh , accompagné de vents de l’ordre de 155-165 km/h et de fortes pluies, selon les prévisionnistes indiens.

L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent 2 millions de personnes à l'approche d'un cyclone

Mon, 18 May 2020 17:56:00 +0200laprovence (fr)

L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l'approche d'un cyclone, qui pourrait s'avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l'Inde, avec des....

Deux millions de personnes évacuées à l'approche d'un cyclone en Inde et au Bangladesh

Mon, 18 May 2020 17:13:00 +0200sudouest (fr)

L’Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l’approche d’un cyclone, qui pourrait s’avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. Terrifying image of # Amphan , expected to morph into a Super Cyclone in 12 hours. Stay safe, Odisha and Bengal.

18:09 Intempéries L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent 2 millions de personnes à l'approche d'un cyclone

Mon, 18 May 2020 17:13:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé lundi à évacuer plus de deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l'approche d'un cyclone, qui pourrait s'avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l'Inde, avec des....

Un cyclone fond sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh, plus de deux millions de personnes évacuées

Mon, 18 May 2020 16:35:00 +0200leparisien (fr)

Amphan est en approche et il pourrait provoquer d'énormes dégâts. L'Inde et le Bangladesh ont commencé à évacuer ce lundi deux millions de personnes de leurs côtes à l'approche d'un cyclone qui pourrait s'avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007.

Un cyclone fond sur l’Inde et le Bangladesh, plusieurs centaines de milliers d’évacuations

Mon, 18 May 2020 16:02:00 +0200leparisien (fr)

Amphan est en approche et il pourrait provoquer d'énormes dégâts. L'Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent ce lundi des centaines de milliers de personnes de leurs côtes à l'approche d'un cyclone qui pourrait s'avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007.

Cyclone Amphan tracker: 'SUPER CYCLONE' on course to make landfall - latest path

Mon, 18 May 2020 15:27:00 +0200express (en)

On Saturday the system rapidly intensified from a severe cyclonic storm to a very severe cyclonic storm overnight. The system is now an extremely severe cyclonic storm, having continued to strengthen on Monday. According to AccuWeather senior meteorologist Jason Nicholls, Amphan could reach the....

India and Bangladesh are already suffering with coronavirus. Now a super cyclone is heading their way

Mon, 18 May 2020 15:08:00 +0200muscatinejournal (en)

Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan is packing winds of 150 mile per hour (240 kilometers per hour), though forecasters expect the storm will weaken before making landfall late Wednesday near the Ganges River Delta.

India and Bangladesh are already suffering with coronavirus. Now a super cyclone is heading their way

Mon, 18 May 2020 14:58:00 +0200wcfcourier (en)

Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan is packing winds of 150 mile per hour (240 kilometers per hour), though forecasters expect the storm will weaken before making landfall late Wednesday near the Ganges River Delta.

L’Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent à l’approche d’un cyclone

Mon, 18 May 2020 14:10:00 +0200tdg (fr)

L’Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent lundi des centaines de milliers de personnes de leurs côtes à l’approche d’un cyclone qui pourrait s’avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l’Inde, avec des vents allant jusqu’à 230 kilomètres-heure.

L’Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent à l’approche d’un cyclone

Mon, 18 May 2020 14:05:00 +020024heures (fr)

L’Inde et le Bangladesh évacuent lundi des centaines de milliers de personnes de leurs côtes à l’approche d’un cyclone qui pourrait s’avérer le plus puissant à frapper la région depuis 2007. Le cyclone Amphan progresse actuellement dans le golfe du Bengale, au large de l’Inde, avec des vents allant jusqu’à 230 kilomètres-heure.

Amphan turns into super cyclone, to trigger heavy rain in coastal Odisha

Mon, 18 May 2020 13:45:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

BHUBANESWAR: India Meteorological Department on Monday issued heavy rainfall warning for Odisha, West Bengal, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam and Meghalaya between Monday and Thursday under the influence of ' Amphan ', this year's maiden tropical storm. Amphan intensified into a super cyclonic storm at 11.

PM to chair meet on cyclone Amphan: Key points

Mon, 18 May 2020 13:38:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

NEW DELHI: Cyclone ' Amphan ' intensified into an extremely severe storm on Monday over the Bay of Bengal and is likely to make a landfall somewhere between Digha in West Bengal and Hatiya Islands in Bangladesh on Wednesday. Bracing for heavy rains coupled with high-velocity winds, coastal Odisha....

NDRF preps for rescue ops as super cyclone Amphan heads for Odisha, Bengal

Mon, 18 May 2020 13:25:00 +0200HindustanTimes (en)

As Odisha and West Bengal brace for cyclone Amphan , the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) said Monday it has boosted its strength to face the twin challenge of the storm and the Covid-19 pandemic. “A total of 37 teams have been deployed by NDRF in West Bengal and Odisha, out of which 20 teams....

Cyclone Amphan Strengthens to an Equivalent Cat. 5 Atlantic Hurricane

Mon, 18 May 2020 12:50:00 +0200cnn-special (en)

Tropical Cyclone Amphan located in the Bay of Bengal has strengthened with winds topping 260 kph (or 160 mph) which is equivalent to a super typhoon or a category 5 Atlantic hurricane. Landfall is around the Ganges River Delta and life threatening to millions in northeast India and Bangladesh . CNN Meteorologist Pedram Javaheri has the details.

India and Bangladesh are already suffering with coronavirus. Now a super typhoon is heading their way

Mon, 18 May 2020 10:05:00 +0200siouxcityjournal (en)

Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan is packing winds of 150 mile per hour (240 kilometers per hour), though forecasters expect the storm will weaken before making landfall late Wednesday near the Ganges River Delta.

India and Bangladesh are already suffering with coronavirus. Now a super typhoon is heading their way

Mon, 18 May 2020 10:03:00 +0200muscatinejournal (en)

Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan is packing winds of 150 mile per hour (240 kilometers per hour), though forecasters expect the storm will weaken before making landfall late Wednesday near the Ganges River Delta.

India and Bangladesh are already suffering with coronavirus. Now a super typhoon is heading their way

Mon, 18 May 2020 10:02:00 +0200missoulian (en)

Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan is packing winds of 150 mile per hour (240 kilometers per hour), though forecasters expect the storm will weaken before making landfall late Wednesday near the Ganges River Delta.

PM Modi to chair high-level meeting on cyclone Amphan: All you need to know

Mon, 18 May 2020 09:46:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

NEW DELHI: Cyclone ' Amphan ' intensified into an extremely severe storm on Monday over the Bay of Bengal and is likely to make a landfall somewhere between Digha in West Bengal and Hatiya Islands in Bangladesh on Wednesday. Bracing for heavy rains coupled with high-velocity winds, coastal Odisha....

India and Bangladesh are already suffering with coronavirus. Now a super typhoon is heading their way

Mon, 18 May 2020 09:39:00 +0200wcfcourier (en)

Cyclone Amphan has strengthened to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 Atlantic hurricane, or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan is packing winds of 150 mile per hour (240 kilometers per hour), though forecasters expect the storm will weaken before making landfall late Wednesday near the Ganges River Delta.

Amphan may intensify into super cyclone in next 12 hours, says IMD

Mon, 18 May 2020 09:03:00 +0200thehindu (en)

, now raging in the Bay of Bengal, is likely to intensify into a super cyclone — the severest category — in the next 12 hours, according to an update from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday. Also read | How lessons learnt from 1999 supercyclone is helping Odisha even today Until....

Odisha, West Bengal brace to fight cyclone Amphan amid Covid crisis: Key points

Mon, 18 May 2020 09:00:00 +0200timesofindia (en)

NEW DELHI: Cyclone ' Amphan ' intensified into an extremely severe storm on Monday over the Bay of Bengal and is likely to make a landfall somewhere between Digha in West Bengal and Hatiya Islands in Bangladesh on Wednesday. Bracing for heavy rains coupled with high-velocity winds, coastal Odisha....

Cyclone Amphan to intensify into 'extremely severe storm': Things to know

Mon, 18 May 2020 07:26:00 +0200business-standard (en)

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned that Very Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘ Amphan ’ over central parts of South Bay of Bengal is going to intensify into Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm in next 6 hours. "The trajectory is mostly towards West Bengal, Sagar Islands and probably towards Bangladesh .

Cyclone Amphan turns ‘extremely severe’; Odisha, Bengal on alert: IMD

Mon, 18 May 2020 07:11:00 +0200news-yahoo-in (en)

New Dehi, May 18 : The India n Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said that the Cyclone ' Amphan ' over central parts of south Bay of Bengal, has moved north-northeastwards with a speed of 13 kmph during past six hours and has intensified into an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm.

Odisha, WB brace for cyclone 'Amphan'; NDRF deployed

Mon, 18 May 2020 05:26:00 +0200rediff (en)

Personnel of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) were deployed on Sunday in West Bengal and Odisha, which said it was ready to undertake massive evacuation of 11 lakh people likely to be severely hit by the cyclone ' Amphan ', officials said. The cyclone, according to an IMD report early....

Cyclone Amphan, Weather Forecast Today LIVE Updates: Cyclonic storm to turn ‘extremely severe’ in next six hours

Mon, 18 May 2020 05:01:00 +0200expressindia (en)

Personnel of the NDRF were deployed on Sunday in West Bengal and Odisha, which said it was ready to undertake massive evacuation of 11 lakh people likely to be severely hit by the cyclone ' Amphan ', officials said. The cyclone, according to an IMD report early Sunday, is developing into a severe....

Odisha, Bengal brace to fight cyclone Amphan amid Covid crisis; NDRF deployed: 10 points

Mon, 18 May 2020 01:55:00 +0200indiatoday (en)

Personnel of the NDRF were deployed on Sunday in West Bengal and Odisha, which said it was ready to undertake massive evacuation of 11 lakh people likely to be severely hit by the cyclone ' Amphan ', officials said. The cyclone, according to an IMD report, has intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm over the Bay of Bengal.

Cyclone Amphan

Sun, 17 May 2020 23:45:00 +0200dailynews-lk (en)

With the onset of the cyclone Amphan , many parts of the country was ravaged in the strong winds. Our staff photographer Wimal Karunathilake captured buildings damaged in Kosgoda due to the rough seas in the Western coast while our Medirigiriya correspondent W.A. Piyathilake sent a picture on the damage to houses in the Welikanda area.

Odisha, WB brace to fight cyclone 'Amphan' amid Covid -19 crisis; NDRF deployed

Sun, 17 May 2020 20:40:00 +0200livemint (en)

The cyclone is likely to make a landfall somewhere between Digha in West Bengal and Hatiya Islands in Bangladesh on Wednesday

Cyclone Amphan: Odisha, West Bengal brace to fight cyclonic storm amid Covid-19 crisis; NDRF deployed

Sun, 17 May 2020 20:05:00 +0200financialexpress (en)

Personnel of the NDRF were deployed on Sunday in West Bengal and Odisha, which said it was ready to undertake massive evacuation of 11 lakh people likely to be severely hit by the cyclone ‘ Amphan ’, officials said. The cyclone, according to an IMD report early Sunday, is developing into a severe....

Odisha, West Bengal brace to fight cyclone 'Amphan' amid COVID crisis; NDRF deployed

Sun, 17 May 2020 19:58:00 +0200economictimes (en)

and Odisha , which said it was ready to undertake massive evacuation of 11 lakh people likely to be severely hit by the cyclone ' Amphan ', officials said. The cyclone, according to an IMD report, has intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm over the Bay of Bengal .

Odisha, WB brace to fight cyclone 'Amphan' amid COVID crisis; NDRF deployed

Sun, 17 May 2020 19:51:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Personnel of the NDRF were deployed on Sunday in West Bengal and Odisha, which said it was ready to undertake massive evacuation of 11 lakh people likely to be severely hit by the cyclone ' Amphan ', officials said. The cyclone, according to an IMD report early Sunday, is developing into a severe....

Amphan - Northern Indian Ocean

Sun, 17 May 2020 17:50:00 +0200nasa (en)

May 17, 2020 – NASA Finds Heavy Rain in New Northern India n Ocean Tropical Cyclone Amphan . When the Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite passed over the Northern Indian Ocean early on May 17, it gathered data of rainfall rates occurring on the western side of the newly formed and very large tropical cyclone Amphan.

Amphan to make landfall between Bengal and Bangladesh on May 20: IMD

Sun, 17 May 2020 14:16:00 +0200downtoearth (en)

Cyclone Amphan (pronounced Um-Pun) will make landfall as a very severe cyclone between the Sagar islands of West Bengal and the Hatiya islands of Bangladesh on the evening of May 20, 2020, according to the latest information from (IMD). The storm formed over south-east Bay of Bengal on the evening of May 16, as had been forecasted by the IMD.

Tropical depression forms, storm watch issued for N Carolina

Sat, 16 May 2020 23:08:00 +0200TorontoStar (en)

MIAMI - A tropical depression formed Saturday off the Florida coast, prompting officials to issue a tropical storm watch for parts of the North Carolina coast. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says Tropical Depression One was located at 5 p.m. about 125 miles (200 km) east of Melbourne, Florida.

Powerful storm threatens India, Bangladesh

Sat, 16 May 2020 23:05:00 +0200manilatimes (en)

DHAKA: A powerful storm brewing in the Bay of Bengal is likely to be a significant one for India and Bangladesh next week. When this storm forms, it will be the first of the year for the Northern Indian Ocean and receive the name “ Amphan ”. “This area has been steadily strengthening and becoming more organized,” meteorologist Jennifer Gray said.

Brazil health minister quits

Sat, 16 May 2020 23:05:00 +0200manilatimes (en)

RIO DE JANEIRO: Less than a month after taking office, Brazilian Minister of Health Nelson Teich presented his resignation to President Jair Bolsonaro, the ministry said. The ministry did not clarify the reason for the official’s departure, but noted that a press conference would be held on Friday afternoon.

Damage from climate change will be widespread and sometimes surprising

Sat, 16 May 2020 22:56:00 +0200economist (en)

O N NOVEMBER 21ST 2016, a line of thunderstorms passed through the Australian state of Victoria. By the end of the following day, it had sent 3,000 people to hospital. Storms typically hurt people by blowing down buildings, flooding streets or setting fires. In this case, though, the casualties were caused by asthma.

Body of man found on Carolina Beach

Sat, 16 May 2020 22:55:00 +0200wral (en)

Breaking. National Hurricane Center says the system in the Atlantic Ocean near Florida is now a tropical depression. Full details on WRAL News at 6. Hurricane season doesn't officially begin until June 1 but the National Hurricane Center has issued warnings after the system in the Atlantic Ocean becomes Tropical Depression One.

Puerto Rico to hold statehood referendum amid disillusion

Sat, 16 May 2020 19:55:00 +0200ABCnews (en)

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Gov. Wanda Vázquez announced on Saturday that she will hold a nonbinding referendum in November to decide whether Puerto Rico should become a U.S. state, a move that comes amid growing disillusion with the island’s U.S. territorial status.

CRIME HUNTER: Hurricane and homicide a deadly cocktail

Sat, 16 May 2020 19:06:00 +0200torontosun (en)

Hurricane Alicia barrelled in off the Gulf of Mexico and slammed into the Texas coast on Aug. 18, 1983. After pulverizing Galveston, it raced to Houston an hour away, battering the Lone Star State’s largest city. In the preceding chaos, more than 60,000 people fled from low-lying areas to safety elsewhere.

Ambo heads north, leaves at least 2 dead

Sat, 16 May 2020 18:58:00 +0200philstar (en)

MANILA, Philippines Typhoon Ambo yesterday moved north toward the West Philippine Sea, leaving two dead and bringing heavy damage to agriculture, fishery and infrastructure. At 4 p.m. yesterday, the center of Ambo was estimated at 110 kilometers north-northwest of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, the....

EDITORIAL - A pressing need

Sat, 16 May 2020 18:58:00 +0200philstar (en)

The passage of off-season Typhoon Ambo, downgraded to a storm as it moved away from the country, highlighted a problem that should have been addressed a long time ago: the inadequacy of evacuation facilities. Public schools and their gymnasiums have always been used as evacuation centers.

Military plane brings relief aid to Northern Samar

Sat, 16 May 2020 15:31:00 +0200sunstar (en)

A MILITARY C-130 cargo plane arrived on Saturday, May 16, at Catarman airport in Northern Samar to bring the needed relief to the victims of Typhoon Ambo (Vongfong) in Northern Samar. The aircraft carried 1,100 family food packs from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) as part of....

First storm of hurricane season likely to form Saturday

Sat, 16 May 2020 12:33:00 +0200sentinelsource (en)

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The first storm of hurricane season is likely to form Saturday, bringing tropical-force gusts to South Florida, the National Hurricane Center said in a Friday morning advisory. The subtropical or tropical storm, which would be named Arthur, is expected to form around the....

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 11:42:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov.

The world in brief

Sat, 16 May 2020 11:27:00 +0200arkansasonline (en)

Storm's Philippine hit deadly, disastrous. MANILA, Philippines -- Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov.

News Ambo leaves 4 dead, dozens hurt in Eastern Visayas, Quezon

Sat, 16 May 2020 08:48:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

MANILA (4th UPDATE) - Tropical Storm Ambo left 4 people dead- 3 in Eastern Visayas and 1 in Quezon province- and several others hurt as it displaced thousands of families, destroyed houses and downed power lines, local officials said Saturday. In San Policarpo, Eastern Samar, where the storm first....

Typhoon Vongfong aftermath in Manila

Sat, 16 May 2020 07:28:00 +0200cna (en)

Τρία νέα επιβεβαιωμένα περιστατικά κορωνοϊού, «πολύ ικανοποιητική» η εικόνα που διαμορφώνεται Οι 27 της ΕΕ καταδικάζουν τις παράνομες ενέργειες της Τουρκίας και εκφράζουν αλληλεγγύη προς την Κύπρο Επαναλειτουργούν Δημοτικά και Γυμνάσια από 21 Μαΐου, ανακοίνωσε ο Υπουργός Παιδείας Τηλεδιάσκεψη για....

Flash flood warning for parts of Florida as first storm of hurricane season is given 80% chance of forming

Sat, 16 May 2020 06:30:00 +0200virginislandsdailynews (en)

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The first storm of hurricane season appears likely to form this weekend, veer around South Florida and bring the region heavy rain and gusts up to 40 mph. A flash flood warning was issued Friday night for parts of coastal and central Broward County, with the arrival of heavy rain from the cluster of storms.

COVID-19 pandemic takes the wind out of fisherfolk’s sails

Sat, 16 May 2020 06:15:00 +0200thehindu (en)

Sarita Koli and her mother have been selling fish at Lalbaug market all their lives, each bringing in Rs. 200 to Rs. 300 a day. Ever since the COVID-19 lockdown began, their entire family in Worli Koliwada is at home with no income. Her son Sunil is worried about the uncertainty. “We don’t even know if fishing will resume after the monsoon.

Typhoon Vongfong strikes the Philippines as coronavirus hinders relief efforts

Sat, 16 May 2020 06:07:00 +0200radioaustralianews-fr (en)

Strong wind and rain from Typhoon Vongfong has killed at least one person and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities in the Philippines. Key points: Communications to the far-flung areas were down; Evacuation rooms that normally shelter 40 families can only hold four due to....

1 dead in Quezon; 2 Eastern Samar towns isolated due to Ambo

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:58:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

MANILA ( 2nd UPDATE ) - Local officials on Saturday said one person was killed in a town in Quezon province, while thousands were displaced, power lines were cut, and some areas were isolated by floods in Eastern Samar, in the wake of the devastation of Tropical Storm Ambo, the first to hit the country this year.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:53:00 +0200sunstar (en)

MANILA -- Typhoon Ambo's (Vongfong) ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday, May 15.

Satellites eye typhoon Vongfong landfall in the Philippines

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:44:00 +0200phys (en)

The NOAA-20 satellite saw Typhoon Vongfong at 12:03 p.m. EDT (1703 UTC) on May 13. "The imagery showed features that one would expect from an intensifying storm, including overshooting tops and tropospheric gravity waves," said William Straka III of the University of Wisconsin- Madison, who created the imagery using the satellite data .

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:44:00 +0200phys (en)

Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon slammed ashore, said distraught residents wept after their houses were destroyed or blown away in the towns he inspected. One villager who lost his home slashed his wrist but was treated in time, he said.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:17:00 +0200news4jax (en)

MANILA – Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon....

Typhoon Ambo update: 120mph horror cyclone batters Philippines - PAGASA latest

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:13:00 +0200express (en)

Currently, the Philippines has confirmed 12,091 confirmed cases of coronavirus. So far, the country has reported 806 deaths and 2,460 have recovered fully. This leaves 8,825 active cases of the deadly virus in the country. The Philippines was preparing for the typhoon while attempting to fight the....

Philippines typhoon recovery, complicated by coronavirus concerns

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:38:00 +0200un-news (en)

After making landfall on the eastern island of Samar, the eye of the Category 3 typhoon, known locally as Ambo, continued with maximum sustained winds of 125 km/h, with gusts of up to 165 km/h, to the island of Masbate before wreaking havoc northwest towards mainland Luzon – where some 60 million....

Typhoon Vongfong's hits the Philippines, with coronavirus hindering relief efforts

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:35:00 +0200abc-au (en)

Strong wind and rain from Typhoon Vongfong has killed at least one person and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities in the Philippines. Key points: Communications to the far-flung areas were down; Evacuation rooms that normally shelter 40 families can only hold four due to....

newsinfo Typhoon Ambo leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:30:00 +0200inquirer (en)

MANILA, Philippines — Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Ambo (international name: Vongfong) left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and cornfields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Coronavirus tests in Bicol temporarily stop as ‘Ambo’ damages lone lab

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:30:00 +0200inquirer (en)

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – The Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL) will temporarily suspend its tests for the coronavirus disease after Typhoon Ambo (international name: Vongfong) caused damage to one of its facilities Friday. Dr.

Ambo halts COVID-19 contact tracing in Camarines Norte town

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:30:00 +0200inquirer (en)

A woman carries her child on their way home to Barangay Padang in Legazpi City on Friday after spending the night at an emergency shelter where they hunkered down expecting the worst from “Ambo,” the first storm to hit the country as it grappled with the COVID-19 pandemic. —MARK ALVIC ESPLANA.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:27:00 +0200nbc12 (en)

This Thursday, May 14, 2020, satellite image released by NASA shows Typhoon Vongfong roaring toward the eastern Philippines. The strong typhoon slammed into the eastern Philippines on Thursday, knocking out power and threatening food crops in a new emergency for a country already overwhelmed by the coronavirus pandemic.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Sat, 16 May 2020 04:22:00 +0200apnews (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Severe Tropical Storm Vongfong Takes Aim at Philippine Heartland - The New York Times

Sat, 16 May 2020 03:56:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

MANILA — Tens of thousands of people fled to evacuation centers on Friday as the first typhoon to hit the Philippines this season barreled toward the main island of Luzon, dumping torrential rains and raising fears that the coronavirus could spread in crowded shelters.

Severe Tropical Storm Vongfong Takes Aim at Philippine Heartland - The New York Times

Sat, 16 May 2020 03:53:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

MANILA — Tens of thousands of people fled to evacuation centers on Friday as the first typhoon to hit the Philippines this season barreled toward the main island of Luzon, dumping torrential rains and raising fears that the coronavirus could spread in crowded shelters.

Despite FBI Denials, Dossier May Have Influenced Russia Probe Opening, Growing Evidence Indicates

Sat, 16 May 2020 01:51:00 +0200theepochtimes (en)

News Analysis. The FBI team that ran the Russia investigation in 2016 may have known of the infamous Steele dossier months earlier than when they acknowledged receiving it, several pieces of evidence indicate. They may have even known before they opened the investigation.

Philippines typhoon recovery, complicated by coronavirus concerns

Sat, 16 May 2020 01:25:00 +0200manilametro (en)

After making landfall on the eastern island of Samar, the eye of the Category 3 typhoon, known locally as Ambo, continued with maximum sustained winds of 125 km/h, with gusts of up to 165 km/h, to the island of Masbate before wreaking havoc northwest towards mainland Luzon - where some 60 million people are under extended quarantine.

TyphoonVongfongKills at Least One, Damages Homes in Philippines

Sat, 16 May 2020 01:25:00 +0200manilametro (en)

Officials in the Philippines say strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong killed at least one person and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities when the storm made landfall in the southeastern part of the nation. Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the....

Typhoon Vongfong Ravages Central Philippine Islands

Sat, 16 May 2020 00:43:00 +0200laht (en)

MANILA – Vongfong, the first typhoon of the season, has ravaged several islands of the central Philippines, making landfall six times in the first 24 hours of its passage through the country and ahead of its expected arrival in Manila on Friday. The typhoon is bringing with it destructive winds and....

Tropical weather system developing near Florida

Fri, 15 May 2020 23:59:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

The official start of hurricane season is still two weeks away, but the first named storm will likely form this weekend. With broadly this summer and fall, is this a signal those predictions are already materializing? The National Hurricane Center is monitoring an area of low pressure getting....

Pandemic takes the wind out of fisherfolk’s sails

Fri, 15 May 2020 23:54:00 +0200thehindu (en)

Sarita Koli and her mother have been selling fish at Lalbaug market all their lives, each bringing in Rs. 200 to Rs. 300 a day. Ever since the COVID-19 lockdown began, their entire family in Worli Koliwada is at home with no income. Her son Sunil is worried about the uncertainty. “We don’t even know if fishing will resume after the monsoon.

Tropical weather conditions expected to hit Grand Bahama

Fri, 15 May 2020 23:50:00 +0200tribune242 (en)

BY DENISE MAYCOCK. Tribune Freeport Reporter. dmaycock@tribunemedia.net. WITH a tropical depression system approaching the northern Bahamas this weekend, East End residents are preparing for the severe tropical conditions that are expected to hit Grand Bahama tomorrow.

Tropical weather system developing near Florida

Fri, 15 May 2020 23:36:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

Early next week the storm is forecast to move up the Eastern Seaboard, just offshore, into cooler waters with gradually weakening likely. While odds are it should remain offshore, it does bear watching as another storm in the eastern U.S. may try to pull it closer.

WA Seattle WA Zone Forecast

Fri, 15 May 2020 23:15:00 +0200sfgate (en)

60s. TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION. Seattle 53 65 53 66 / 20 80 90 70. WAZ559-161100- Bremerton and Vicinity- Including the cities of Bremerton and Silverdale. 202 PM PDT Fri May 15 2020. .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain after midnight. Lows near 50. North wind to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain in the morning, then.

Philippines typhoon recovery, complicated by coronavirus concerns

Fri, 15 May 2020 22:32:00 +0200irishsun (en)

After making landfall on the eastern island of Samar, the eye of the Category 3 typhoon, known locally as Ambo, continued with maximum sustained winds of 125 km/h, with gusts of up to 165 km/h, to the island of Masbate before wreaking havoc northwest towards mainland Luzon - where some 60 million people are under extended quarantine.

Atlantic Hurricane Season Is About to Start Two Weeks Early

Fri, 15 May 2020 22:32:00 +0200gizmodo (en)

The last thing anyone wants to deal with right now is severe weather but here we are. The first tropical storm of the year is likely to form this weekend, two weeks ahead of Atlantic hurricane season’s official start date. A disturbance swirling off the coast of Florida has an 80 percent of turning into a tropical or subtropical storm on Saturday.

MIL-OSI United Nations: Philippines typhoon recovery, complicated by coronavirus concerns

Fri, 15 May 2020 22:01:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United Nations 2. As Typhoon Vongfong slammed the Philippines on Thursday, tens of thousands of people fled to cramped shelters, raising fears that without proper safety precautions in place, evacuation centres could become a hotbed of coronavirus infection, the UN emergency humanitarian relief agency (OCHA) on Friday.

Why so many May tropical storms east of Jacksonville?

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:52:00 +0200news4jax (en)

The majority of tropical storms (Green lines) have focused east of Florida because of warm water and favorable upper winds for generating weak systems. (wjxt) Storms typically don’t develop outside the hurricane season which starts June 1 and goes through the end of November but when they do....

Tropical weather system developing near Florida

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:51:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

Early next week the storm is forecast to move up the Eastern Seaboard, just offshore, into cooler waters with gradually weakening likely. While odds are it should remain offshore, it does bear watching as another storm in the eastern U.S. may try to pull it closer.

The latest: Kemp encourages people to continue 'social distancing'

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:37:00 +0200accesswdun (en)

Click the photo at left to see a photo gallery of the governor's visit to Gainesville today. UPDATED - 3:10 p.m. Gov. Brian Kemp and local hospital officials urged residents to continue practicing social distancing even as the number of COVID-19 cases are beginning to level off.

Philippines: Typhoon Vongfong Brings Social Distancing Concerns

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:30:00 +0200benarnews (en)

Updated at 2:54 p.m. ET on 2020-05-15. Typhoon Vongfong ravaged areas in the Philippines’ eastern seaboard on Friday, dumping heavy rain, toppling trees and blowing roofs from buildings as it churned its way toward the country’s heavily populated island of Luzon, officials said.

Philippines typhoon recovery, complicated by coronavirus concerns

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:12:00 +0200un-org (en)

After making landfall on the eastern island of Samar, the eye of the Category 3 typhoon, known locally as Ambo, continued with maximum sustained winds of 125 km/h, with gusts of up to 165 km/h, to the island of Masbate before wreaking havoc northwest towards mainland Luzon – where some 60 million....

The latest: Kemp praises 'good people of Gainesville'

Fri, 15 May 2020 20:46:00 +0200accesswdun (en)

Click the photo at left to see a photo gallery of the governor's visit to Gainesville today. UPDATED - 2:25 p.m. Gov. Brian Kemp praised the "good people of Gainesville" for helping flatten the COVID-19 curve in the area. He spoke following a tour of the mobile medical pods being set up Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.

Typhoon Vongfong Kills at Least One, Damages Homes in Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 20:45:00 +0200voanews (en)

Officials in the Philippines say strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong killed at least one person and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities when the storm made landfall in the southeastern part of the nation. Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the....

5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus

Fri, 15 May 2020 19:02:00 +0200wftv (en)

3. TYPHOON LEAVES EXTENSIVE DAMAGE IN PHILIPPINES Ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of structures, along with rice and corn fields. 4. AFGHANISTAN MATERNITY HOSPITAL ATTACK - A U.S. official said he is convinced the Islamic State affiliate in Afghanistan carried....

NASA analyzes developing System 90L in Straits of Florida

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:59:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

Credit: Credit: NASA/NRL. A low-pressure area designated as System 90L appears to be developing in the Straits of Florida, located between Southern Florida and Cuba. NASA's Aqua satellite measured cloud top temperatures within the developing system and found some stronger storms. At 8:50 a.m.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:55:00 +0200HonululuAdvertiser (en)

ASSOCIATED PRESS. Residents waded along a flooded village caused by typhoon Vongfong as it passed by Sorsogon province, eastern Philippines, Friday. More than 150,000 people were riding out a weakening typhoon in emergency shelters in the Philippines on Friday after a mass evacuation that was complicated and slowed by the coronavirus.

EDITORIAL - Evacuation ‘nightmare’

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:40:00 +0200philstar (en)

It’s “Typhoon Yolanda Jr.,” according to the governor of Eastern Samar. Ben Evardone was referring to Typhoon Ambo, the first tropical cyclone to hit the country this year, which made landfall on Thursday over the town of San Policarpio. Eastern Samar, which faces the Pacific Ocean, serves as the....

5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:31:00 +0200newsok (en)

A newborn baby is cared for at the Ataturk Children's Hospital a day after being rescued from a deadly attack on another maternity hospital, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 13, 2020. Militants stormed the Barchi National Maternity Hospital in the western part of Kabul on Tuesday, setting off....

Radiored, a One-of-a-Kind Puerto Rican Radio Station Shutters Storefront

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:31:00 +0200repeatingislands (en)

It’s the end of an era for Puerto Rico’s Radiored. The genre-spanning, independent radio station announced the closure of its San Juan storefront yesterday. Radiored was founded in 2015, and opened its coffee shop, record store and hangout spot from which local and guest DJs and hosts would transmit....

5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:30:00 +0200sfgate (en)

Your daily look at nonvirus stories in the news: 1. WHO’S KEY TO TRUMP’S REELECTION The president’s advisers are concerned about a drop in support among seniors, a group vital to his hopes of winning a second term this November. 2. ‘IT’S A DERELICTION OF DUTY’ Joe Biden says that if he wins the....

90L - Atlantic Ocean

Fri, 15 May 2020 18:04:00 +0200nasa (en)

May 15, 2020 – NASA Analyzes Developing System 90L in Straits of Florida. A low-pressure area designated as System 90L appears to be developing in the Straits of Florida, located between Southern Florida and Cuba. NASA’s Aqua satellite measured cloud top temperatures within the developing system and found some stronger storms.

Powerful storm forces thousands from homes in virus-hit Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 17:33:00 +0200zbc (en)

TENS of thousands of people were forced into cramped shelters by the powerful storm pounding the Philippines on Friday, making social distancing nearly impossible as the nation battles the coronavirus pandemic. Typhoon Vongfong smashed homes, schools and virus quarantine sites when it hit central....

WA Seattle WA Zone Forecast

Fri, 15 May 2020 17:27:00 +0200sfgate (en)

rain likely in the afternoon. Rainfall amounts a tenth to a. quarter of an inch possible. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. Southwest wind to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Rain. Rainfall amounts a quarter to a half inch. possible. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. South wind to 10 mph.

From Arthur to Wilfred, here's the list of hurricane names for the 2020 season

Fri, 15 May 2020 17:11:00 +0200tcpalm (en)

Story Highlights The names alternate between male and female. There are also separate lists for typhoons in the western Pacific. More than 80 hurricane names have been retired. Katrina. Camille. Andrew. Maria. Sandy. These are names of hurricanes that will live in infamy.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200news-herald (en)

MANILA, Philippines — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 16:03:00 +0200egyptindependent (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Satellites Eye Typhoon Vongfong Landfall in the Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 16:02:00 +0200enn (en)

NASA and NOAA satellites have been providing forecasters with satellite data that showed the strength and extent of Typhoon Vongfong as it made landfall in the Philippines and continued to track through the country. NASA and NOAA satellites have been providing forecasters with satellite data that....

Hurricane season is almost here—here's how to prepare for it

Fri, 15 May 2020 15:33:00 +0200azcentral (en)

As a longtime Florida resident, I’m not waiting for the first named storm to start prepping—and you shouldn’t either. Taking care of these simple proactive tasks ahead of June 1, the start of the Atlantic hurricane season , can save you major headaches down the line.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 15:20:00 +0200eagletribune (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Vongfong left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of homes and coronavirus isolation facilities along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Severe Tropical Storm Vongfong Takes Aim at Philippine Heartland

Fri, 15 May 2020 14:58:00 +0200nytimes (en)

MANILA — Tens of thousands of people fled to evacuation centers on Friday as Typhoon Vongfong barreled toward the Philippines’ main island of Luzon, dumping torrential rains and raising fears that the coronavirus could spread in packed evacuation centers.

Philippines: Typhoon Vongfong Flash Update NO. 1 (As of 15 May 2020, 7 p.m. local time)

Fri, 15 May 2020 14:40:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Situation Overview. Following initial landfall as a Category 3 typhoon in San Policarpo, Eastern Samar, just after noon on 14 May, Typhoon Vongfong (locally named Ambo) continues to bring destructive winds and heavy to intense rainfall as it moves northwest towards mainland Luzon.

Expanding Paved Areas Has an Outsize Effect on Urban Flooding

Fri, 15 May 2020 14:10:00 +0200scientificamerican (en)

Blockbuster flooding events such as Hurricane Harvey grab headlines, but urban flooding is a routineand growingproblem: in a 2018 report, 83 percent of municipal stormwater and flood managers surveyed in the U.S. reported such inundation in their areas.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 13:44:00 +0200wcfcourier (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 13:12:00 +0200muscatinejournal (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 13:11:00 +0200missoulian (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 13:06:00 +0200siouxcityjournal (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Storm tests Philippines’ capacity to protect evacuees from virus

Fri, 15 May 2020 13:05:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

(Bloomberg) -- Follow Bloomberg on LINE messenger for all the business news and analysis you need. Typhoon Vongfong forced more than 150,000 people in the Philippines to leave their homes, risking coronavirus infection as they move to usually packed shelters.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 13:05:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Deadly Typhoon Causes Extensive Damage In Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 12:42:00 +0200huffingtonpost-us-en (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Thousands flee homes in typhoon-hit Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 12:27:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

Manila: Tens of thousands of people were forced into cramped shelters by the powerful storm pounding the Philippines on Friday, making social distancing nearly impossible as the nation battles the coronavirus pandemic. Typhoon Vongfong flattened flimsy coastal homes when it roared ashore on central....

WA Seattle WA Zone Forecast

Fri, 15 May 2020 12:10:00 +0200sfgate (en)

rain likely in the afternoon. Rainfall amounts a tenth to a. quarter of an inch possible. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. Southwest wind to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Rain. Rainfall amounts a quarter to a half inch. possible. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. South wind to 10 mph.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns May 15, 2020 MANILA--Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 12:03:00 +0200ajw (en)

MANILA--Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Governor Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the....

Latest 2 hours ago Typhoon Ambo downs transmission lines

Fri, 15 May 2020 12:02:00 +0200tribuneonline (en)

The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) on Friday announced that several power transmissions and distribution utilities were knocked down as Typhoon Ambo devastated parts of Eastern Visayas and Southern Luzon. In a statement, the NGCP said that the transmission lines in South Luzon,....

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:23:00 +0200hjnews (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Odisha gears up to face Amphan, second pre-monsoon cyclone in 2 yrs

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:22:00 +0200downtoearth (en)

The Odisha government is gearing up to deal with the potential impact of pre-monsoon cyclonic storm Amphan the second within two years that may cause damage to the state’s coastal districts. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said a low-pressure area had formed over the south-east Bay of....

Typhoon Vongfong forces thousands from homes in Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:20:00 +0200thenational (en)

Tens of thousands of people were forced into cramped shelters by a powerful typhoon pounding the Philippines on Friday, making social distancing nearly impossible as the nation battles the coronavirus pandemic. Typhoon Vongfong flattened coastal homes when it roared ashore on central Samar island on....

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:15:00 +0200eagletribune (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon Vongfong Takes Aim at Philippine Heartland - The New York Times

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:11:00 +0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

MANILA — Tens of thousands of people fled to evacuation centers on Friday as Typhoon Vongfong barreled toward the Philippines’ main island of Luzon, dumping torrential rains and raising fears that the coronavirus could spread in packed evacuation centers.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:07:00 +0200seattletimes (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Vongfong leaves 1 dead, extensive damage

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:07:00 +0200heraldsun (en)

Typhoon Vongfong's ferocious wind and rain has left at least one person dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor says. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon slammed....

Typhoon Vongfong Takes Aim at Philippine Heartland - The New York Times

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:06:00 +0200google-top-stories (en)

MANILA — Tens of thousands of people fled to evacuation centers on Friday as Typhoon Vongfong barreled toward the Philippines’ main island of Luzon, dumping torrential rains and raising fears that the coronavirus could spread in packed evacuation centers.

Letters to the Editor: May 15, 2020

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:05:00 +0200tcpalm (en)

Vero Beach isn't full of tourists — and that's OK I am not surprised that the number of COVID-19 cases was initially high in India n River County and later dropped below that of the other local counties. Elite Airways was flying direct flights to New York earlier and ended the flights about the time that the cases dropped.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 11:01:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Typhoon Vongfong's ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon slammed....

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:59:00 +0200actionnewsjax (en)

Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon slammed ashore, said some residents were weeping in desperation after their houses were destroyed or blown away in the towns he inspected. One distraught villager who lost his home slashed his wrist but was treated in time, he said.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:56:00 +0200gazette (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:56:00 +0200thepeninsulaqatar (en)

MANILA, Philippines - Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:47:00 +0200ABCnews (en)

MANILA, Philippines -- Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Vongfong’s ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes, along with rice and corn fields in five hard-hit eastern towns alone, a governor said Friday. Gov.

Thousands hunkered down in virus lockdown hit by Typhoon Vongfong

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

More than 140,000 people in a country hit by the coronavirus pandemic are riding out a typhoon in emergency shelters. Typhoon Vongfong has dumped heavy rains since it roared ashore on Thursday, with hundreds of thousands of vulnerable people in its path on the coast or in flimsy homes.

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:46:00 +0200wftv (en)

Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon slammed ashore, said some residents were weeping in desperation after their houses were destroyed or blown away in the towns he inspected. One distraught villager who lost his home slashed his wrist but was treated in time, he said.

United States: COVID-19 Update: Don&#39;t Be A Target: What Business Should Know About State Attorney General Reactions To COVID-19 - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:39:00 +0200mondaq (en)

In any time of crisis, there is heightened risk for fraud and scams. While United States Attorney General Barr has warned of scams and other illegal acts on the federal level, it is with the state Attorneys General ("AGs") where the rubber hits the road in enforcing social distancing orders,....

Pandemic hampers Philippines mass evacuation as typhoon hits

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:30:00 +0200yenisafak-en (en)

The coronavirus pandemic is complicating Philippine efforts to move hundreds of thousands of people into evacuation centres where social distancing is hard to enforce as a strong typhoon pummeled through its eastern provinces. Typhoon Vongfong, the first to hit the country this year, intensified....

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:29:00 +0200wsoctv (en)

Gov. Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar province, where the typhoon slammed ashore, said some residents were weeping in desperation after their houses were destroyed or blown away in the towns he inspected. One distraught villager who lost his home slashed his wrist but was treated in time, he said.

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Fri, 15 May 2020 10:26:00 +0200nampa (en)

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press. Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns <<br /> A Philippine governor says a typhoon's ferocious wind and rain left at least one dead and damaged hundreds of coronavirus isolation facilities and homes along with rice and corn fields in....

Typhoon leaves 1 dead, extensive damage in Philippine towns

Fri, 15 May 2020 10:25:00 +0200timesdaily (en)

This Thursday, May 14, 2020, satellite image released by NASA shows Typhoon Vongfong roaring toward the eastern Philippines. The strong typhoon slammed into the eastern Philippines on Thursday, knocking out power and threatening food crops in a new emergency for a country already overwhelmed by the coronavirus pandemic.

Ambo weakens after forcing 140,000 from homes in virus-hit Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 09:17:00 +0200abs-cbnnews (en)

MANILA Ambo weakened into a severe tropical storm on Friday after it drove tens of thousands of people into evacuation centers while trying to follow spacing protocols because of the coronavirus pandemic. The erstwhile typhoon, which has hit land 6 times since Thursday, was in Agdangan, Quezon at 1 p.

First Typhoon of 2020 Hits Central Philippines

Fri, 15 May 2020 06:44:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Nonoy Espina and Dennis Jay Santos Bacolod and Davao, Philippines 2020-05-14. A typhoon packing central winds of up to 155 kph (96 mph) slammed into the central Philippines on Thursday, adding another layer of urgency for emergency services already grappling with the coronavirus pandemic, officials said.

Pandemic hampers Philippines mass evacuation as typhoon hits

Fri, 15 May 2020 06:25:00 +0200fijitimes (en)

Residents wearing masks for protection against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) arrive at a school turned evacuation center as they prepare for Typhoon Vongfong in Legazpi City, Albay province, Philippines, May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Nino Luces. MANILA (Reuters) – The coronavirus pandemic is complicating....

The Legacy of Wattle and Daub Homes in Colonial Caribbean Architecture

Fri, 15 May 2020 06:08:00 +0200repeatingislands (en)

A report by In his 1492 descriptions of the Caribbean, Christopher Columbus declared the houses of the indigenous people he encountered “could not be more graceful, or better made, more reliable, cleaner, or healthier and it is a pleasure to see them and live in them.

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