Storm weakens after heavy rain, evacuation in southern India – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/storm-weakens-after-heavy-rain-evacuation-in-southern-india HYDERABAD, INDIA, DECEMBER 4 A tropical storm weakened after dumping heavy rains overnight in parts of southern India off the Bay of Bengal as more than 50,000 people evacuated to government-run camps, officials said Saturday. No loss of life or major damage has been reported so far from the rain-hit areas of Andhra Pradesh… Continue reading Storm weakens after heavy rain, evacuation in southern India – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

WHO criticizes travel bans on southern African countries – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/who-criticizes-travel-bans-on-southern-african-countries JOHANNESBURG, NOVEMBER 29 The World Health Organization on Sunday urged countries around the world not to impose flight bans on southern African nations due to concerns over the new omicron variant. WHO’s regional director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti, called on countries to follow science and international health regulations in order to avoid using travel… Continue reading WHO criticizes travel bans on southern African countries – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Heavy rains in southern Indian state kill 17, dozens missing – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/heavy-rains-in-southern-indian-state-kill-17-dozens-missing HYDERABAD, INDIA, NOVEMBER 20 At least 17 people have died and dozens are reported missing in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh after days of heavy rains, authorities said. The state has been hit by intense torrents since Thursday, sparking massive floods in at least five districts. The death toll rose to 17… Continue reading Heavy rains in southern Indian state kill 17, dozens missing – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper