Internal EU free travel ‘up and running by the end of June’ as Covid-19 pandemic winds down

As EU countries are gradually reopening its internal borders, many wonder when Europeans will be able to travel overseas again and when the continent will reopen to visitors. Ministers of the 27 EU states are holding a videoconference on how and when to reopen, as it is “vital” to the continent’s content: tourism represents 10% … Read more Internal EU free travel ‘up and running by the end of June’ as Covid-19 pandemic winds down

Tunisia reopens mosques, cafés as Covid-19 pandemic crisis winds down

In Tunisia, cafés, bars, restaurants and places of worship have opened their doors again as the country continues to gradually ease lockdown measures to curb the Covid-19 pandemic. Tunisians managed to avoid a major health crisis, and they are now keen to restart their daily lives like before, as FRANCE 24’s correspondents in Tunis report. … Read more Tunisia reopens mosques, cafés as Covid-19 pandemic crisis winds down

Tropical Storm Cristobal Makes Landfall in Mexico

Tropical Storm Cristobal made landfall in Mexico’s Gulf coast state of Campeche on Wednesday, dumping heavy rain on the already soaked region, before an eventual turn toward the U.S. Cristobal made landfall near Atasta, just west of the major oil production town of Ciudad del Carmen. The storm sustained winds weakened to 85 kph after … Read more Tropical Storm Cristobal Makes Landfall in Mexico

Damn, nature, you scary! | Strong wind knocks man out

Strong winds hit the city of Ekaterinburg, launching one man in the air as he stepped on a canopy blown away from a nearby parking lot. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram … Read more Damn, nature, you scary! | Strong wind knocks man out

‘Once-in-a-decade’ storm batters Western Australia leaving thousands without electricity

Trees were uprooted, buildings were damaged and tens of thousands of homes and businesses lost power as a vast stretch of the western Australian coast was battered by a severe storm on Monday for the second straight day. The adverse weather system lashed a 745-mile stretch of the west coast from Carnarvon to Cape Leeuwin … Read more ‘Once-in-a-decade’ storm batters Western Australia leaving thousands without electricity

NSW weather: huge swells and high winds batter beaches across Sydney

Large swells and high winds have left beaches across Sydney’s east empty as a low pressure system remains across eastern Australia. After a weekend where large waves lured surfers back into the water, beaches were empty in Monday as the wild weather continued to pummel Sydney’s coastline. The low pressure system over the Tasman Sea … Read more NSW weather: huge swells and high winds batter beaches across Sydney

Super cyclone Amphan devastates coast of India and Bangladesh

At least 22 people died as the fiercest cyclone to hit parts of Bangladesh and eastern India this century sent trees flying and flattened houses, with millions crammed into shelters despite the risk of coronavirus. Millions were left without power after Cyclone Amphan, packing winds of around 150 kilometres per hour (95 miles), carried away … Read more Super cyclone Amphan devastates coast of India and Bangladesh

Deaths reported as Cyclone Amphan tears into India, Bangladesh

Cyclone Amphan, one of the most powerful in decades, has begun to make landfall 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. Weather officials say the cyclone – packing winds of up to 190km/h … Read more Deaths reported as Cyclone Amphan tears into India, Bangladesh

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall near India, Bangladesh after millions evacuate

Cyclone Amphan, the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane, was packing winds of up to 170 kilometres (105 miles) per hour with maximum gusts of 190 kph (118 mph). Authorities warned it could cause extensive damage to flimsy houses and a storm surge could push seawater as far as 25 kilometres inland, flooding cities including … Read more Cyclone Amphan makes landfall near India, Bangladesh after millions evacuate

‘A triple disaster’: Cyclone Amphan impacts India, Bangaldesh regions hit by coronavirus | The World

Dangerous winds and rain have begun lashing parts of eastern India and Bangladesh, as Cyclone Amphan makes landfall. Oxfam’s Pankaj Anand is coordinating the humanitarian response to this disaster unfolding in India. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-20/super-cyclone-amphan-india-bangladesh-brace-for-storm-surges/12266496 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe … Read more ‘A triple disaster’: Cyclone Amphan impacts India, Bangaldesh regions hit by coronavirus | The World

‘We’re thankful we’re alive’: Geelong picks up pieces after freak storm hits overnight | ABC News

The western suburbs of Geelong in Victoria’s south suffered severe winds and rain in the early hours of Wednesday morning, leaving some people with uninhabitable homes and many with significant roof damage. Read more here: https://ab.co/2z59yFK For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe … Read more ‘We’re thankful we’re alive’: Geelong picks up pieces after freak storm hits overnight | ABC News

Tropical Storm Warning in Effect for North Carolina Coast as Storm Arthur Approaches

Dangerous surf and rip currents were expected in the Carolinas on May 18 as Tropical Storm Arthur approached the southeast, the National Weather Service said. A tropical storm warning was in effect for a portion of North Carolina on May 18, with the storm expected to hit the coast by 2 pm. Heavy rain and … Read more Tropical Storm Warning in Effect for North Carolina Coast as Storm Arthur Approaches

Typhoon aftermath | Vongfong causes extensive damage in Philippines

Courtesy: @theCHIesecake Typhoon Vongfong’s winds & rain hit the Philippines leaving at least one dead. It also damages hundreds of #COVID19 isolation facilities & homes. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/ah0j Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us … Read more Typhoon aftermath | Vongfong causes extensive damage in Philippines