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Signal 3 to continue for maritime ports: Met office

Dhaka, Sept 20 (UNB) - Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal number three as deep convection is takingRead More...

Hurricane Maria lashes Dominica, now menaces other islands  

Roseau, Sept 19 (AP/UNB) - Hurricane Maria pounded the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated byRead More...

Maritime ports asked to hoist signal no 3  

Dhaka, Sept 19 (UNB) – Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal no three as deep convection is taking placeRead More...

Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as a Category 5 storm 

San Juan, Sep 19 (AP/UNB) — Hurricane Maria intensified into a dangerous Category 5 storm and pounded the small island of Dominica as it surged into the eastern Caribbean onRead More...

Hurricane Maria heads toward already battered Carib islands  

Santo Domingo, Sept 18 (AP/UNB) - A strengthening Hurricane Maria swirled toward the eastern Caribbean early Monday, with forecasters warning it probably would be a major storm by the timeRead More...

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Signal 3 to continue for maritime ports: Met office

Dhaka, Sept 20 (UNB) - Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal number three as deep convection is taking ...

More than half of Sundarbans now designated as ‘sanctuary’

Bagerhat, Sep 15 (UNB) – All the recent attention drawn by a coal-fired powerplant under construction just outside what is known as the ‘ecologically critical area’ of the Sundarbans, may ...

Maritime ports asked to hoist signal no 3

Dhaka, Sept 18 (UNB) - Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal no three as deep convection is taking place ...

Tropical storm warning for Los Cabos, Mexico due to Norma 

Mexico City, Sep 17 (AP/UNB) — Hurricane season roared on as Jose threatened heavy surf along the U.S. East Coast on Saturday, Tropical Storm Norma neared Mexico's resort-studded Baja California ...

Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as a Category 5 storm 

San Juan, Sep 19 (AP/UNB) — Hurricane Maria intensified into a dangerous Category 5 storm and pounded the small island of Dominica as it surged into the eastern Caribbean on ...

4,500 deaths a year from high Europe diesel emissions: Study

Berlin, Sep 18 (AP/UNB) — Researchers say there have been more than 4,500 premature deaths annually in Europe because diesel cars emitted higher levels of pollution than claimed.

Maritime ports asked to hoist signal no 3  

Dhaka, Sept 19 (UNB) – Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal no three as deep convection is taking place ...

Hurricane Maria heads toward already battered Carib islands  

Santo Domingo, Sept 18 (AP/UNB) - A strengthening Hurricane Maria swirled toward the eastern Caribbean early Monday, with forecasters warning it probably would be a major storm by the time ...

Typhoon Doksuri slams into central Vietnam with winds, rains 

Hanoi, Sep 15 (AP/UNB) — Typhoon Doksuri has slammed into central Vietnam with maximum sustained winds of 135 kilometers (84 miles) per hour, blowing off roofs, felling trees and electricity ...

Hurricane Maria lashes Dominica, now menaces other islands  

Roseau, Sept 19 (AP/UNB) - Hurricane Maria pounded the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by ...