Cyclone Amphan loss estimated at $13 billion in India, may rise in Bangladesh

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – A powerful cyclone that tore through India’s eastern state of West Bengal this week has caused a

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

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – Prime Minister Narendra Modi, peering down from his aircraft on Friday, saw the devastation and flooding caused

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Cyclone swamps parts of India, Bangladesh, evacuations keep death toll down

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – Rescue teams searched for survivors in eastern India and Bangladesh on Thursday, a day after the most

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In Japan, world’s longest-running TV cartoon show switches to re-runs as coronavirus halts production

FILE PHOTO: Japan’s economy has been seriously disrupted by the coronavirus outbreak and restrictions imposed to curb its spread, leaving

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Explainer: Could warmer weather help contain the coronavirus?

(Reuters) – The world is looking for signs that the arrival of warmer weather in the northern hemisphere could slow

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Investors caution cement, steel firms on EU climate lobbying

LONDON (Reuters) – Cement and steel companies are being warned by investors over their lobbying on planned European Union carbon

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Coronavirus could trigger biggest fall in carbon emissions since World War Two

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Carbon dioxide emissions could fall by the largest amount since World War Two this year as the

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Oil pipeline, producer standoff prompts new call for Texas shale curbs

HOUSTON (Reuters) – As a weekend standoff over oil shipments emerged between Texas pipeline operators and shale producers, a state

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Australia’s bushfire-stricken state pays tribute to 25 victims

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Families, firefighters and politicians gathered in a solemn public ceremony in Sydney on Sunday to honor the

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Portuguese communities lock horns with lithium miners to save their land

LISBON (Reuters) – The lush, green hills where Paulo Pires has for years brought sheep to graze above his picturesque

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