Vera Lynn, voice of hope in wartime Britain, dies at 103

LONDON (Reuters) – Vera Lynn, the singer who became a symbol of hope in Britain during World War Two and

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South Korean boyband BTS donates $1 million to Black Lives Matter

FILE PHOTO: V, Suga, Jin and Jungkook, members of South Korean boy band BTS pose on the red carpet during

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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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Strongest cyclone in over a decade slams into India, Bangladesh

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – A powerful cyclone barrelled into eastern India on Wednesday with heavy rain, wind and waves as millions

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Tens of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone

KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) – Authorities in eastern India and Bangladesh were scrambling on Tuesday to move tens of thousands of villagers

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Global coordination needed to fight COVID-19 and climate crises – BIS

LONDON (Reuters) – More global coordination is necessary to fight the twin threat of the coronavirus crisis and climate change,

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World’s largest wealth fund blacklists Glencore, other giants over coal use

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund is excluding some of the world’s biggest commodities firms from its portfolio,

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Plastic piles up in Thailand as pandemic efforts sideline pollution fight

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand began the year with a ban on single-use plastic bags that Bangkok office worker Nicha Singhanoi

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