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Monsoon destroys Rohingya shelters, sparking record UN emergency food agency response in Bangladesh

Unusually heavy monsoon rains have inundated shelters in refugee camps in southern Bangladesh creating “havoc”, the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday, as it launched its biggest emergency response of th...

Monsoon destroys Rohingya shelters, sparking record UN emergency food agency response in Bangladesh

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As monsoon rains pound Rohingya refugee camps, UN food relief agency steps up aid Since 4 July, heavy monsoon rains and wind have pounded the refugee camps in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar, with deaths, displacement and major damage following in their wake, the World Food Programme (WFP...
08:36, 07/12/2019

Scores of Rohingya refugee shelters in Bangladesh destroyed by flooding Heavy monsoon rains in Bangladesh have drenched the Cox’s Bazar settlement, home to more than 900,000 Rohingya refugees, destroying some 273 shelters, and injuring 11 people, the UN refugee agency, UN...
10:12, 07/05/2019

More than half a million Rohingya in Bangladesh get ID cards for first time: UN refugee agency More than 500,000 Rohingya refugees who fled a brutal crackdown in Myanmar two years ago, have received identification cards that the UN insisted on Friday were critical to safeguarding their right to...
13:48, 08/09/2019

Bangladesh slum fire destroys thousands of homes The huge blaze razed around 2,000 tin shacks in a crowded Dhaka slum, making at least 3,000 people homeless. Fires are frequent — and many a time deadly — in the Bangladeshi capital due to lax safety ...
05:36, 08/18/2019

More Than 250,000 Rohingya Refugees In Bangladesh Get First ID Cards: UN The UN said Friday it has registered more than 250,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, providing many with their first ever identification cards and proof of their right to return to Myanmar in the.....
18:24, 05/17/2019

10,000 People Left Homeless After Fire Destroys Slum In Bangladesh At least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladesh capital and destroyed thousands of shanties, officials said Sunday....
10:24, 08/18/2019

Myanmar and Bangladesh Say They Will Try Again to Repatriate Rohingya Refugees (BANGKOK) — Myanmar and Bangladesh are making a second attempt to start repatriating Rohingya Muslims after more than 700,000 of them fled a security crackdown in Myanmar almost two years ago, t...
08:24, 08/16/2019

Rohingya refugees prepare camps for Monsoon season As monsoon season begins in Bangladesh, Rohingya refugees are working with humanitarian agencies to fortify the flood-prone terrain where they have taken refuge. Diego Cupolo reports from Cox's Bazar,...
08:24, 05/31/2019

Ex-UN chief concerned over monsoon floods in Rohingya camps Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over risks of monsoon floods threatening the lives of Rohingya refugees in sprawling camps in Bangladesh...
23:24, 07/10/2019

Bangladesh may 'force' 100,000 Rohingya to resettle on uninhabited island Having fled deadly violence, over a million Rohingya refugees live in sprawling camps in Bangladesh. DW gained exclusive access to the remote, cyclone-prone island where the government intends to relo...
06:01, 09/03/2019

In exile in Bangladesh, a bittersweet revival of Rohingya culture Chain-smoking singer Gudar Mia, who recently turned 80 in a refugee camp in Bangladesh, lit another cigarette, closed his eyes, and crooned the opening words of a Rohingya folk song....
18:36, 05/07/2019

200,000 Rohingya Rally To Mark 'Genocide Day' In Bangladesh Camps Some 200,000 Rohingya rallied in a Bangladesh camp Sunday to mark two years since they fled a violent crackdown by Myanmar forces, just days after a second failed attempt to repatriate the refugees....
14:24, 08/25/2019

Bangladesh police 'rescue' dozens of Rohingya being trafficked to Malaysia Bangladeshi police prevented dozens of Rohingya Muslims, most of them women, about to be trafficked to Malaysia by boat, authorities said on Tuesday....
00:36, 05/14/2019

Bangladesh to UN: 'Support Rohingya island relocation or leave the country' In an interview with DW, Bangladesh's Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen expressed disappointment over "inadequate" international pressure on Myanmar to take back the Rohingya refugees currently camped i...
08:12, 09/04/2019

Exiled in Bangladesh, Rohingya culture shows signs of a revival KUTUPALONG REFUGEE CAMP, Bangladesh — Chain-smoking singer Gudar Mia, who recently turned 80 in a refugee camp in Bangladesh, lit another cigarette, closed his eyes, and crooned the opening word...
15:36, 05/08/2019

| Bangladesh bans mobile phone access in Rohingya camps Bangladesh on Monday ordered operators to shut down mobile phone services to almost one million Rohingya refugees living in camps in the country's southeast, an official said....
08:24, 09/03/2019

Bangladesh police kill two suspected Rohingya traffickers in clash Bangladesh police have clashed with suspected people smugglers sending Rohingya Muslim refugees to Malaysia, killing two of the traffickers, a police official said on Wednesday....
01:24, 05/15/2019

Rohingya refugees shot dead by Bangladesh police during gunfight The two men had been accused of killing a ruling party official but activists say the shooting appeared to be stagedTwo Rohingya refugees were shot dead by Bangladesh police during a gunfight in a ref...
03:12, 08/25/2019

Myanmar and Bangladesh to start sending back thousands of Rohingya Fresh attempt at repatriations agreed but refugees fear they will return to persecution and violenceMyanmar and Bangladesh are to make a fresh attempt to begin repatriating the Rohingya Muslims who fl...
22:00, 08/15/2019

Myanmar Announces Plan to Repatriate 3,450 of the 700,000 Rohingya Who Fled to Bangladesh (BANGKOK) — Myanmar and Bangladesh will soon make a second attempt to start repatriating Rohingya Muslims, 700,000 of whom fled a security crackdown in Myanmar almost two years ago, officials fr...
08:24, 08/16/2019

Future of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh ‘hangs in the balance’ – UNHCR chief The critical needs of 1.2 million mostly Rohingya refugees in south-eastern Bangladesh were top of the agenda for a fact-finding mission to the region by three senior United Nations officials, who cal...
09:24, 04/28/2019

Bangladesh Tells Telecom Operators To Stop Services In Rohingya Camps Bangladesh on Monday ordered operators to shut down mobile phone services to almost one million Rohingya refugees living in camps in the country's southeast, an official said....
18:48, 09/02/2019

'People were hiding': Bangladesh bid to repatriate Rohingya stalls as refugees refuse An attempt to begin repatriating thousands of Rohingya Muslims living in camps in Bangladesh stalled on Thursday after nearly 300 refugee families refused to go back to Myanmar, almost a year after a ...
23:48, 08/22/2019

Bangladesh prepares to move Rohingya to island at risk of floods and cyclones Foreign minister defends controversial proposal as ‘only solution’ despite misgivings of human rights campaignersThe first Rohingya refugees could be relocated to an island in the next few months unde...
22:36, 07/18/2019

| UN finds 'systemic failures' in its Rohingya response The United Nations experienced "systemic failures" in its handling of the situation in Myanmar leading up to the 2017 mass exodus of Rohingya, a UN report has said....
04:24, 06/18/2019

Tens of thousands of Rohingya mark 'Genocide Day' amid tensions in Bangladesh camps At least 100,000 Rohingya refugees rallied in camps in Bangladesh on Sunday, marking two years since the start of a brutal military crackdown in Myanmar that forced more than 730,000 to flee across th...
09:36, 08/25/2019

Red Cross emergency shelters open for those affected by Ohio tornado The American Red Cross has opened emergency shelters in Ohio after at least one tornado ripped through the region on Monday, leaving more than five million without power....
03:00, 05/28/2019

‘Brutal weather’ continues as Rohingya refugee children endure devastating rainfall in Bangladesh Heavy flooding and landslides in the Rohingya refugee camps of Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh, has left thousands of children and families in an increasingly dire situation with critical infrastructure dam...
11:00, 07/09/2019

Zimbabwe: Droughts leave millions food insecure, UN food agency scales up assistance  Severe drought has rendered more than a third of rural households in Zimbabwe – or around 3.5 million people – dangerously food insecure, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) revealed on Friday. ...
12:12, 07/19/2019

UN food agency accuses Yemen’s Houthis of diverting food aid UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. food agency is accusing Yemen’s Houthi rebels of diverting food from the war-torn country’s hungriest people and is threatening to suspend food aid unless th...
09:00, 06/17/2019

UN food agency accuses Yemen's Houthis of diverting food aid The U.N. food agency is accusing Yemen's Houthi rebels of diverting food from the war-torn country's hungriest people and is threatening to suspend food aid unless they immediately implement registrat...
10:36, 06/17/2019

UN food agency starts partial suspension of Yemen food aid CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. food agency says it has started a partial suspension of food aid in areas controlled by Yemen’s rebels. The World Food Program says it is suspending its operations in the c...
14:48, 06/20/2019

Millions Displaced as Monsoon Floods Hit India, Nepal and Bangladesh More than a hundred people have died and millions were forced to leave their homes as monsoon rains have devastated parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh. At least three million people have been displa...
02:36, 07/16/2019

Tuesday's Daily Brief: Afghanistan ‘direct talks’ needed, Nicaragua rights crisis, Bangladesh monsoon and Libya detainees latest, Dorian update A recap of Monday’s top stories: All Afghans must participate in peace process; Nicaragua’s rights crisis can be resolved says Bachelet; Rohingya refugees impacted by monsoon rains; Libya detainees to...
15:12, 09/11/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: Afghanistan ‘direct talks’ needed, Nicaragua rights crisis, Bangladesh monsoon and Libya detainees latest, Dorian update A recap of Monday’s top stories: All Afghans must participate in peace process; Nicaragua’s rights crisis can be resolved says Bachelet; Rohingya refugees impacted by monsoon rains; Libya detainees to...
16:12, 09/10/2019

Sweet food, bitter effect in India and Bangladesh Diabetes is becoming increasingly prevalent in India and Bangladesh, highlighting a need for better health care as fast food and sweet drinks gain popularity. The illness is already among the top 10 c...
07:00, 05/17/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Yemen food aid, IDs for Rohingya, protect fleeing Malians, Nagasaki Peace Ceremony Our main stories: ‘Promote’ indigenous peoples’ languages urges Guterres; WFP resumes Yemen food aid; 500,000 Rohingya ID cards issued; Malians fleeing violence need protection; Nagasaki Peace Ceremon...
13:48, 08/09/2019

WHO names emergency Ebola response chief to help stem epidemic in Congo The United Nations said it has appointed an Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator as part of increased efforts to combat an epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed more than 1,200 ...
02:36, 05/24/2019

| Four emergency agency staff kidnapped in southern Nigeria Four Nigerian emergency agency workers have been kidnapped as they returned from an assignment in oil-rich Rivers State in southern Nigeria, security sources have said....
10:24, 04/28/2019

Jennifer Aniston describes emergency plane landing, reveals Jimmy Kimmel’s hilarious response Jennifer Aniston has revealed more details about her plane’s emergency landing in February -- including the hilarious text Jimmy Kimmel sent to his wife during the ordeal....
17:00, 05/31/2019

Sanders compares climate change push to Pearl Harbor response as he unveils emergency resolution Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., on Tuesday compared the push to combat climate change to the response to the attack on Pearl Harbor as he unveiled legislation that would declare a “climate emergency" and ...
14:00, 07/09/2019

It’s time we took a seat ‘at your table’: Guterres calls on world youth to keep leading climate emergency response Older generations have “failed to respond properly” to the climate emergency said the UN chief on Sunday, while the young are “stepping up to the challenge” and taking the lead to slow the destructive...
12:12, 06/23/2019

London mayor Sadiq Khan rips Trump for managing Hurricane Dorian emergency response while 'out on the golf course' The mayor of London renewed his public feud with President Trump over the weekend by mocking the president for canceling a trip to Poland to commemorate the start of World War II only to deal with eme...
06:01, 09/03/2019

Cuba government announces food rations in response to dire economic crisis Commerce Minister Betsy Diaz Velazquez told the state-run Cuban News Agency that various forms of rationing would be employed in order to deal with shortages of staple foods. She blamed the hardening ...
23:12, 05/10/2019

Qu Dongyu Becomes First Chinese To Head UN's Food Agency Qu Dongyu on Sunday became the first Chinese national to be elected to head the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization, clinching the post in the first round of voting....
06:48, 06/23/2019

Bolton Wanderers: emergency food bank set up to help unpaid staff Staff have gone without wages for two weeks‘It has hit home hard,’ says Bolton’s club chaplainAn emergency food bank has been set up to help Bolton Wanderers staff who have gone unpaid for two weeks.T...
11:24, 05/14/2019

Qu Dongyu from China is elected new chief of UN food agency FAO ROME (AP) — Qu Dongyu from China is elected new chief of UN food agency FAO....
07:00, 06/23/2019

The Latest: China’s Qu Dongyu is new chief of UN food agency ROME (AP) — The Latest on picking the new chief for the Food and Agriculture Organization (all times local): 1:55 p.m. China’s agricultural deputy minister Qu Dongyu has been elected as the new ...
07:00, 06/23/2019

UN food agency boosting aid given to four Central American countries The World Food Program says it’s planning to nearly quadruple the number of people that the UN agency helps in four central American countries affected by drought....
15:00, 08/09/2019

Second Ebola death confirmed in Uganda as UN health agency mulls global emergency call Together with Uganda, UN humanitarian agencies are racing to contain deadly Ebola virus disease (EVD) there, after the announcement that it has claimed a second victim....
12:12, 06/13/2019

DR Congo: UN food agency triples aid in strife-hit Ituri province Food aid is being tripled for troubled Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), to respond to what the World Food Programme (WFP) has described as the world’s second largest hunge...
08:00, 07/02/2019

Gaza blockade causes ‘near ten-fold increase’ in food dependency, says UN agency At a time when Muslims globally are observing the holy month of Ramadan, more than half the population in Gaza depends on the international community for food aid, the director of the United Nations R...
09:24, 05/13/2019

UN food agency members vote to elect new director general ROME (AP) — Members of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have started voting to elect the new head of the United Nation’s food agency. The 194 member countries, convened at the FAOR...
07:00, 06/23/2019

South Sudanese facing famine in all but name, warns UN food agency Record numbers in South Sudan – some seven million people – face acute food shortages, while more than 20,000 are close to famine, the World Food Programme (WFP) warned on Friday....
10:00, 06/14/2019

United States sanctions Maduro's three stepsons for profiting from emergency food program The U.S. Treasury Department applied sanctions against three stepsons of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for running a "network of corruption and nepotism" to profit from the country's food subsid...
03:12, 07/26/2019

Acute food insecurity ‘far too high’ UN agency warns, as 113 million go hungry Approximately 113 million people in 53 countries experienced high levels of food insecurity last year, according to a new joint UN and European Union (EU) report released on Tuesday, which warns that ...
10:24, 04/28/2019

UN gears up emergency food aid for hurricane-struck region of Bahamas, as death toll rises With initial assessments indicating that some 76,000 people in the parts of the Bahamas worst-affected by Hurricane Dorian need urgent support, the World Food Programme (WFP) is arranging for eight to...
16:24, 09/05/2019

Record number of Venezuelans arrive in Peru: UN steps up response The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has sent extra teams this week to the border between Peru and Ecuador to support the authorities, as an unprecedent number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants – over 15,0...
10:00, 06/16/2019

Help African farmers cope with climate change threats, UN food agency urges African farmers need help to cope with the threats of climate change, with national policies that protect them and make them resilient, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, has declared, fol...
09:48, 08/06/2019

Myanmar and UN agriculture agency agree framework to improve nutrition and food security The Myanmar Government and the UN’s agriculture agency signed on Tuesday a multi-year agreement that will create conditions to help improve nutrition and food security in the south-east Asian country,...
11:00, 04/28/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Libya mass drownings response: Syria ‘carnage’ denounced, food aid doubled for Ebola-affected in DR Congo Our main stories today: UN leaders call for a return to sea rescues in the Mediterranean, following Libya shipwreck; UN human rights chief denounces indifference to victims of Syrian airstrikes; World...
12:48, 07/26/2019

UN food agency begins ‘last resort’ partial withdrawal of aid to opposition-held Yemeni capital The World Food Programme (WFP), the UN’s emergency food relief agency, confirmed on Friday in a statement that it has started a "partial suspension" of aid to areas of Yemen controlled by Houthi oppos...
10:48, 06/21/2019

Around 52 million in Near East, North Africa, suffering chronic undernourishment reveals new UN food agency report  Hunger continues to rise as conflicts and protracted crises have worsened in the Near East and North Africa region (NENA), which is likely to affect food security for years to come, warned the UN Food...
09:24, 05/08/2019

10 million Yemenis ‘one step away from famine’, UN food relief agency calls for ‘unhindered access’ to frontline regions With Yemen now in its fifth year of conflict between pro-Government forces and Houthi rebels, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) is calling for “unhindered access” to the most desperate areas in the fr...
10:24, 04/28/2019

Monsoon Diet: 6 Delicious Ginger-Based Drinks To Enjoy This Monsoon You can include ginger in your daily preparations(Think: chutney, pickle, subzis). One of the best ways to yield most of ginger is by including them in your drinks....
07:00, 07/26/2019

Monsoon Diet Tips: 3 Herbal Teas To Stay Healthy This Monsoon Herbal teas are known as warriors in the battle against poor health. Herbal teas like adrak chai (ginger tea), tulsi tea, masala chai, and even cinnamon tea help boost our immunity. Here are a few......
08:36, 07/05/2019

Monsoon Diet: This Low-Calorie Snack Is Ideal For Weight Loss In Monsoon  Corns are bursting with a number of health benefits. In this recipe of mixed corn chaat, the chef has used the monsoon favourite and mixed it up with high protein dal sprouts....
18:48, 07/24/2019

DR Congo Ebola outbreak now a Public Health Emergency, UN health agency declares The second worst Ebola outbreak of all time, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), was officially declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on Wednesday, with the head of th...
13:12, 07/17/2019

DR Congo: efforts to control Ebola epidemic continue, UN food relief agency doubles assistance to affected people With Ebola accelerating in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the UN World Food Programme (WFP) announced on Friday that it plans to scale up and double food assistance to people affected by ...
10:12, 07/26/2019

DR Congo Ebola outbreak now an international Public Health Emergency, UN health agency declares The second worst Ebola outbreak of all time, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), was officially declared an international Public Health Emergency of International Concern on Wednesday, with...
06:48, 07/27/2019

Monsoon Special: The Ultimate Monsoon Menu For Your Next House Party The monsoons are here in full force and a lot of us are just looking for one excuse to tuck into all things fried and crispy. So how about putting together a menu packing all monsoon essentials?...
07:00, 07/26/2019

Ebola not an international ‘health emergency’ but risks spreading across DR Congo border, warns UN health agency The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) “does not constitute a public health emergency of international concern”, according to a statement issued on Friday by the World Health...
10:48, 04/28/2019

June 2019 broke global heat record: US agency A US scientific agency has reported record-breaking temperatures in several regions across the globe, including Europe. Scientists have warned of the destabilizing effect of carbon emissions on Earth'...
14:00, 07/18/2019

July 2019 Hottest Month On Record For Planet, Says US Agency July 2019 temperatures were the hottest ever recorded globally, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said Thursday, confirming earlier observations by the European Union....
17:36, 08/15/2019

Last Month Hottest June On Record Worldwide: European Satellite Agency Last month was the hottest June ever recorded with soaring temperatures worldwide capped off by a record-breaking heatwave across Western Europe, satellite data showed Tuesday....
12:48, 07/02/2019

'Wizard' cybersecurity expert charged with record hack of Bulgarian tax agency A 20-year-old Bulgarian cybersecurity worker has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a hacking attack that stole millions of taxpayers' personal and financial data, officials said on Wednesda...
08:00, 07/17/2019

4 Warn Monsoon: Preparing for Monsoon 2019 TUCSON – The News 4 Tucson storm alert team is helping you prepare for monsoon 2019. Excessive heat can be a danger faced by those in southern Arizona. According to the National Weather Service,...
23:24, 06/10/2019

Record displacement shows ‘we're almost unable to make peace’, warns UN refugee agency chief A record 70.8 million people fled war, persecution and conflict in 2018, UN refugee agency chief Filippo Grandi said on Wednesday, appealing for greater international solidarity to counter the fact th...
00:48, 06/19/2019

North Korea food rations hit record low level after poor harvest: UN The North Korean regime has cut rations of food to 300 grams a day after the worst harvest in 10 years, the UN says. And a UN team found that 10.1 million people lacked enough food to take them throug...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Guterres underlines climate action urgency, as UN weather agency confirms record global warming In the wake of data released by the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO), showing the past four years were officially the ‘four warmest on record,’ UN Secretary-General António Guter...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Monsoon or non-soon? Is there still hope for Monsoon 2019? 2019 started off strong in the weather department with above-average precipitation. However things took a turn during monsoon with very few storms in the Tucson Metro. This is a time of year when Tuc...
18:36, 08/21/2019

Healthy Monsoon Diet: 3 Immunity Boosting Teas To Stay Healthy This Monsoon Herbal teas are known as warriors in the battle against poor health. Herbal teas like adrak chai (ginger tea), tulsi tea, masala chai, and even cinnamon tea help boost our immunity. Here are a few......
00:48, 07/07/2019

India vs Bangladesh, Preview: Bangladesh Face India In A Do-Or-Die Clash Bangladesh have seven points from seven matches and are currently fifth in the World Cup points table while India, with 11 points, are placed second after playing seven games....
05:48, 07/01/2019

Plane passenger mistakes emergency exit for bathroom, deploys emergency slide A passenger aboard a Pakistan International Airlines flight mistook the emergency exit for the bathroom and cancelled the flight.        ...
05:48, 06/10/2019

Make an Emergency Budget Before You Have to Deal With a Financial Emergency Everyone who reads this site has heard a thing or two about the importance of having an emergency fund. But when such an emergency comes along, how do you use that money wisely?...
13:00, 05/29/2019

Acting head of U.S. immigration agency to leave post July 5: border agency The acting commissioner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency, John Sanders, is resigning and will leave his post on July 5, the agency said on Tuesday....
10:48, 06/25/2019

Tennessee agency investigated 186 child deaths in 2018; most children were known to agency The children ranged in age from 1 day to 17. They died from abuse, neglect and natural causes, according to the Department of Children's Services.        ...
09:36, 05/05/2019

| Ketones, the stamina booster sparking TDF debate The Tour de France is embroiled in a debate over what cyclists put in their bodies after Jumbo stated they were using a dietary aid to boost stamina....
07:48, 07/18/2019

Is 'Stranger Things' sparking your nostalgia? Here's what to watch next "Stranger Things" has never scrimped on TV and movie references and homages, with a lengthy laundry list of Stephen King shout-outs alone, starting with "Stand By Me" and "It."...
08:48, 07/05/2019

US markets sink, sparking fears of recession Stock markets in the United States have dropped sharply after the Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted for the first time in 12 years. The news signals growing investor concern of a recession....
19:12, 08/14/2019

US working to deter Iran, without sparking a shooting war DETERRENCE, NOT WAR: The United States is preparing options to keep the vital Strait of Hormuz open to international shipping traffic while deterring Iran from carrying out more attacks against oil ta...
06:36, 06/17/2019

Donate Used Crayons to Shelters in Need Visit any restaurant with a children’s menu and it’s likely you’ll see crayons scattered across tables that will be disposed of after a single day’s use....
07:24, 07/04/2019

‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive: Leave canned food at mailbox this Saturday TUCSON – Having any non-perishable food collecting dust in your pantry? Well, look no further, the Community Food Bank’s single biggest one-day food drive is kicking off this weekend. This...
15:36, 05/10/2019

‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off the menu Unsafe food kills an estimated 420,000 people every year, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, just ahead of the first-ever UN World Food Safety Day. Children under-five a...
09:36, 06/06/2019

Want To Ditch Junk Food? These 5 Tips Can Help You To Start Liking Healthy Food! Aspiring to eat healthy is much easier than actually doing it. So how does one practice 'mind over matter' and get themselves to opt for the healthier food every single time?...
05:12, 05/26/2019

Cory Booker: A handful of companies make most of our food. We need to end big food mergers On December 4, 1889, US Senator John Sherman of Ohio introduced the Sherman Antitrust Act into the 51st Congress of the United States. Three months later, he took to the Senate floor to defend his pro...
06:36, 07/25/2019

Healthy Food Making You Feel Uncomfortable? Blame It On Food Adulteration  With an increasing demand for organic and healthy food, most of the food that we consume today has its own side-effects, caused mainly due to adulteration. Here is a list of the most commonly......
04:12, 07/19/2019

Trump administration study shows food stamp move could limit food access for many The Trump administration proposal to tighten eligibility for food stamps could undercut access to basic nutrition for millions of Americans, according to an analysis conducted by the U.S. Department o...
11:00, 07/24/2019

About 28 Percent of Food Delivery Drivers Provide Free Secret Food Tasting Services If you’re like most of our readers, you’re likely in charge of some important organization, possibly the ruling regent of a country, the CEO of a major corporation, or a general behind a military coup...
14:36, 07/29/2019

Why Are The Amazon Fires Sparking A Crisis For Brazil And The World? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and prompted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to......
17:12, 08/25/2019

Man arrested for waving gun at DC Pride parade, sparking stampede A man was arrested for waving a handgun during the Capital Pride Parade in Washington DC — sparking a stampede that left several people in the hospital, according to cops. The unidentified man w...
09:24, 06/09/2019

Earthquake rattles Indonesia, sparking tsunami warning Indonesians along the coast are being told to head to higher ground after a 7.4 magnitude earthquake triggered tsunami warnings for the island nation....
07:24, 08/02/2019

Texas Rep. Hurd heads to NH, sparking 2024 speculation For Rep. Will Hurd of Texas, considered an up-and-comer in the GOP, parachuting into to the first-in-the-nation presidential primary state of New Hampshire sparks some speculation that the former CIA ...
16:12, 05/03/2019

Bond Yields Fall, Sparking Volatility in Stocks Stocks dropped after government bond yields tumbled around the world, a flight to safety prompted by investors’ fears about growth and the U.S.-China trade and currency battle....
11:48, 08/07/2019

Eiffel Tower Climber Grabbed After Sparking Evacuation A climber who sparked an evacuation of the Eiffel Tower on Monday was grabbed after clinging to the famous Paris landmark for more than six hours, officials said....
16:48, 05/20/2019

John Cattuci helps find one-of-a-kind food across North America in ‘Big Food Bucket List’ 'You know it's a good burger if it's messy. If it's not running down your arm and you're not licking the burger juice off your arm, it's not a great burger,' John Catucci told Global News....
10:48, 05/27/2019

No candy. No chips. Texas bill would prevent SNAP recipients from using food stamps to buy junk food A proposed Texas bill would ban residents from using food stamps to purchase junk food, including energy drinks, candy and potato chips.        ...
20:48, 05/05/2019

Impossible Food and Beyond Meats' plant-based burgers aren't actually healthier than the fast-food originals Burger King Fast-food chains are jumping on the meatless bandwagon, with deals with plant-based "meat" makers such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods. While many customers assume that these meatles...
16:12, 06/07/2019

Junk food may be fuelling rise in food allergies, say experts Children with food allergies are found to have higher levels of substance in processed foodsA ballooning diet of junk food might be one of the factors fuelling a rise in food allergies, researchers ha...
17:00, 06/07/2019

UPDATE 2-Performance Food to buy rival food distributor Reinhart for $2 bln Performance Food Group Co said on Monday it would buy privately held rival Reinhart Foodservice LLC for $2 billion, as the distributor of goods to restaurants seeks scale to counter rising transportat...
11:24, 07/01/2019

Charleston residents head for shelters As Charleston begins to feel Hurricane Dorian’s outer bands, residents in evacuation zones arrive at Red Cross shelters. (Sept. 4)        ...
13:00, 09/04/2019

Upgrades coming to 40 bus shelters around the city TUCSON – The Tucson Department of Transportation is upgrading several bus stops. Officials said 40 bus shelters throughout the city are being replaced. These new bus shelters will have better sh...
00:36, 06/21/2019

The Best Screened Shelters For Keeping Bugs At Bay Camping is the ultimate in peaceful tranquility: starry sky, adult beverage in hand, legs propped up on the cooler while watching the toasty fire warmly flicker and spark......
01:00, 07/24/2019

Texas lawmakers propose bill that bans food stamp use on soda, energy drinks, junk food GettyImages FORT WORTH (KXAS) – A proposed bill in Texas would prohibit purchasing less than healthy food items for those using food stamps. Energy drinks and any beverages with at least 54 mill...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Thursday’s Daily Brief: STIs worldwide, food safety and food prices, updates on Iraq and East Africa This Thursday, we cover: the latest global report by the UN health agency (WHO) on sexually transmitted infections (STIs); the first ever World Food Safety Day, celebrated this Friday; an update on gl...
14:00, 06/06/2019

The Invasion Of Online Food Portals In The Food Industry Online food-delivery platforms are expanding choice and convenience. It allows them to be specific with their choices and gives them access to the variety of food they want to consume....
07:00, 07/26/2019

UN food chief says full food aid could be restored in Yemen The head of the U.N. food agency says it has reached an “agreement in principle” to restore full food aid to rebel-controlled parts of Yemen after suspending the aid last month...
08:36, 07/18/2019

Nearly 30% of food delivery drivers munch on your food in the car, study says The study surveyed nearly 500 delivery workers who use UberEats, Grubhub, DoorDash and Postmates to understand the industry's habits and pain points.       ...
10:36, 07/31/2019

Taylor Swift Engaged to Joe Alwyn? Why She's Sparking Wedding Rumors Something borrowed and something blue! Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn might be taking their relationship to the next level. The Grammy winner, who has been dating the British actor for almost......
06:39, 08/09/2019

Maniac with AR-15 guns down two people on Houston highway, sparking manhunt A maniac is on the loose after he gunned down two people with an AR-15 in the middle of Houston rush-hour traffic — and then bolted in his car, with a trash bag full of weed inside, according to...
05:00, 08/09/2019

Facebook reveals Libra cryptocurrency, sparking new privacy concerns Facebook Inc announced ambitious plans on Tuesday to launch a new global cryptocurrency called Libra, part of an effort to expand into digital payments that immediately raised privacy concerns....
12:48, 06/18/2019

Britain revokes 'Jihadi Jack's' citizenship, sparking row with Canada Britain has been accused of "offloading its responsibilities" after it reportedly withdrew the former 'Islamic State' (IS) recruit's passport. Jack Letts, who was detained in Syria, has dual UK-Canadi...
16:49, 08/18/2019

Explainer: Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and prompted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to dispatc...
11:36, 08/25/2019

| Suspected tanker attacks risk sparking conflict: analysts Suspected attacks on tankers at the mouth of the oil-rich Gulf threaten to block vital crude supplies to the world and trigger an all-out conflict involving Iran, analysts said Thursday....
00:12, 06/14/2019

ICE to hire contractor to transport 225,000 migrants to shelters across the US The Trump administration is looking to hire a private contractor that will be responsible for transporting approximately 225,000 migrant children and families to shelters across the country over the n...
05:48, 05/17/2019

Local shelters ‘overwhelmed’ with number of kittens TUCSON – Local shelters are “overwhelmed” with the number of kittens they are currently caring for, according to Pima Animal Care Center. Cat / Pima Animal Care Center says they are seeing a seasonal ...
11:12, 06/03/2019

Mexico's migrant shelters overwhelmed in crackdown Thin mattresses cover every inch of floor each night at the Good Shepherd shelter near the Mexico-Guatemala border, even spilling into the kitchen and the chapel, as an over-capacity crowd of migrants...
17:24, 06/19/2019

The Latest: Minnis: Many still in shelters on Grand Bahama Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis says he has just visited storm-ravaged Grand Bahama, finding many people remain in shelter even as floodwaters ease...
19:48, 09/04/2019

Mexico’s migrant shelters overwhelmed in crackdown TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) — Mexico’s ramped-up effort to curb the flow of Central American migrants to the United States so far hasn’t eased the burden on dozens of independent humanitarian s...
13:48, 06/19/2019

As Dorian nears, Red Cross opens Fla. shelters The American Red Cross has opened shelters across Central Florida as Hurricane Dorian barrels toward the state's Atlantic coast. (Sept. 2)        ...
17:36, 09/02/2019

U.S.: China reneged on trade commitments, sparking Trump tariff hike China backtracked on substantial commitments it made during trade talks with the United States, prompting President Donald Trump to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods slated to go into effect ...
19:00, 05/06/2019

'Extremely severe' cyclone targets India, sparking evacuation of over 800,000 people Over a half-million people have been forced from India's eastern coast on Thursday as an "extremely severe" cyclone moving through the Bay of Bengal is expected to make landfall within 24 hours....
08:12, 05/02/2019

Slave Play: the Broadway show sparking an intense debate on race The drama tackling race, sex and slavery by the youngest black male playwright on Broadway is seeing queues and grabbing the attention of theater’s biggest names Slave Play does not officially open on...
04:36, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong Clashes Flare, Sparking Fears for Territory's Future Police and demonstrators clashed in Hong Kong this weekend in some of the fiercest confrontations to rock the semiautonomous Chinese city, fueling apprehension that a summer of protests against the en...
15:48, 07/28/2019

Fishermen Find Whale 'Trained By Russian Military', Sparking Fears A beluga whale was found by Norwegian fishermen wearing a harness that appeared to be made in Russia, prompting speculation the animal may have escaped from a Russian military facility....
23:00, 04/29/2019

De Blasio's attack on Biden backfires, sparking mockery on social media NYC mayor Bill de Blasio was the subject of mockery on Wednesday after attempting to slam his Democratic rival former Vice President Joe Biden over a key issue on abortion. ...
18:36, 06/05/2019

Videos of NYPD officers doused with water on the beat are sparking outrage New York City law enforcement officials are expressing outrage over a pair of videos in which men are seen to be dousing on-duty officers with buckets of water — and in one instance hitting an officer...
21:48, 07/23/2019

Pioneer of gender-reveal party regrets sparking trend: 'Let kids be who they are' The former blogger changed her perspective when her own daughter began to teach her about the nuances of genderOne of the pioneers of the gender-reveal party, the popular trend for announcing a baby’s...
19:12, 07/26/2019

Ancient Egyptian Tomb to be Cut Up and Moved to Tourist Hotspot, Sparking Fury A well-preserved Ancient Egyptian tomb is being relocated to a museum sparking a wave of resistance among archaeologists who are concerned that it might get damaged in the move. ...
22:36, 08/09/2019

More than 41 million people will hit the road July 4th weekend, sparking a big summer trend The summer road trip has long been the iconic idea of vacation, and as much as the country is changing, Americans' desire to travel by car is not: Almost half will road-trip this summer, accordin...
08:36, 07/01/2019

Airline passenger identified after storming cockpit, sparking hijack alert The airline passenger who stormed the cockpit and threatened to “kill everyone” on a Turkey-bound flight has been identified, according to a report. Chloe Haines, 25, sparked a hijack aler...
19:00, 07/05/2019

Airline wants woman prosecuted for storming cockpit, sparking hijack alert Jet2 has today vowed to prosecute a woman who sparked a hijack alert when she allegedly tried to open the plane’s emergency exit mid-air. Cabin crew had to drag the passenger to the ground as wi...
13:00, 06/24/2019

Trump and Putin Share Joke About Election Meddling, Sparking New Furor At the leaders’ first formal meeting in a year, President Trump again made clear that he does not take Russia’s electoral interference as seriously as others do....
12:36, 06/28/2019

Highlights: Nadal destroys Maden "Eleven-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal coasted through to the third round with a confident straight-sets dismissal of German qualifier Yannick Maden 6-1 6-2 6-4."...
09:12, 05/29/2019

Turkish government destroys more than 300,000 books Regime says it is cracking down on anything linked to Fethullah Gülen, the Muslim cleric it blames for 2016’s attempted coupMore than 300,000 books have been removed from Turkish schools and libraries...
09:48, 08/06/2019

Travis d’Arnaud destroys Yankees all by himself If the Mets had regrets about cutting Travis d’Arnaud loose earlier this year, the Yankees no doubt wish he was still in Queens, as well, after the ex-Met dominated them Monday, finishing them off wit...
22:12, 07/15/2019

Mexican Shelters Strained by Migrants Struggle With U.S. Returnees Migrant shelters in Mexico are already overcrowded and resources are thin in border communities facing a rising number of asylum seekers sent back from the U.S. after a deal to avert President Trump’s...
07:00, 06/17/2019

City expands program to get homeless off subways and into shelters The city is expanding a program to get unruly homeless people off the subway and into shelters from Manhattan to all five boroughs, officials announced Thursday. The program, which launched July 1, al...
16:12, 08/22/2019

From Sun to Sun: the photo series livening up New York City bus shelters Elle Pérez has used 100 bus stops in the city to showcase their experience growing up as a non-binary Puerto Rican New YorkerThe punk community in the Bronx has a secret handshake called the Flight. I...
22:24, 08/19/2019

US attempt to improve wildland firefighter shelters fails BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Federal officials say an effort to develop a better fire shelter following the deaths of 19 wildland firefighters in Arizona six years ago has failed. Officials at the National Int...
15:12, 05/16/2019

NYC hospitals, shelters struggling thanks to city’s extensive red tape As of the end of May, 480 properties owned by non-profits across the five boroughs — including shelters and hospitals — owed the city a total of $54.15 million and were on a lien list....
19:00, 07/02/2019

‘Unidentified object’ flying over DMZ sparking media frenzy turns out to be flock of birds An “unidentified object” detected flying near South Korea’s border with North Korea that sparked a media frenzy and prompted the south to launch fighter jets on Monday turned out to be a flock of bird...
06:24, 07/01/2019

WRAPUP 5-U.S.: China reneged on trade commitments, sparking Trump tariff hike China backtracked on substantial commitments it made during trade talks with the United States, prompting President Donald Trump to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods slated to go into effect ...
22:00, 05/06/2019

Official: Likely tornado destroys motel in Oklahoma EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a likely tornado has destroyed a motel and caused other damage in the Oklahoma City area. Meteorologist Rick Smith in Norman says the suspected ...
02:24, 05/26/2019

Israel destroys last Hezbollah tunnel from Lebanon The Israeli military says it has finished sealing the last of a series of Hezbollah attack tunnels under the country's northern border with Lebanon, roughly six months after they were found....
14:12, 06/03/2019

Upstate NY dealership fire destroys HBO miniseries set ELLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A fire at a used car dealership in upstate New York has totally destroyed the set for a new HBO miniseries starring Mark Ruffalo and Rosie O’Donnell. The upcoming series ...
15:12, 05/09/2019

Fire destroys Sahuarita family’s home TUCSON – For nearly thirty years, three generations of the De Leon family have lived in the family’s Sahuarita home. Now, there is almost nothing left. “It’s just really sad be...
23:36, 05/13/2019

Oil rises after US Navy destroys Iranian drone Oil prices rose more than 1% on Friday after the U.S. Navy destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows, again raising tensions in the Middle East....
19:48, 07/18/2019

EF3 Tornado destroys Ohio apartment complex Aerial footage shows widespread devastation at an apartment complex in Dayton, Ohio where an EF3 tornado struck. (May 28)        ...
20:12, 05/28/2019

Explosion destroys Iowa house, damages others Authorities are investigating the cause of a house explosion in Des Moines, Iowa, that also damaged other homes in the area. (Sept. 13)        ...
21:36, 09/14/2019

Man Over-Inflates a Tire and the Subsequent Explosion Destroys His Car If you’ve ever wondered how violently a tire can explode if it’s way, way over-inflated, one Russian man decided to give it a shot. He placed a wheel and tire in an old Russian sedan, rigged up some c...
17:48, 07/17/2019

2 Southwest Key shelters in Phoenix could reopen amid allegations of abuse PHOENIX (AP) — A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background che...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Two vacant TUSD schools considered shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant families on a temporary basis sends the wrong messag...
06:24, 07/15/2019

Despite Rs 600-Crore Budget, Cattle Deaths Cast Shadow Over UP Shelters When four calves died at a state-run cattle shelter in East Uttar Pradesh's Ballia district two days ago, tehsildar Shiv Sagar Dubey was one of the first to arrive at the scene. Through a mobile phone...
09:24, 07/16/2019

Nigel Farage shelters on campaign bus to avoid milkshake attack Brexit party leader told to remain on vehicle after possible assailants spottedNigel Farage has been forced to seek refuge on his campaign bus after being stalked by people carrying milkshakes in Kent...
13:12, 05/22/2019

Eight Officers Suspended In UP After Cows Found Dead At Cattle Shelters Eight government officers have been suspended in Uttar Pradesh in Ayodhya and Mirzapur districts after cows were found dead at state-run shelters in the last few days....
00:48, 07/15/2019

Planes, buses move migrants from crowded border shelters EL PASO, Texas (AP) — U.S. authorities are using aircraft to move migrants to less-crowded areas for processing, while others have been bused as far north as Colorado to alleviate the strain on overwh...
13:36, 05/13/2019

Trump Administration Wants Homeless Shelters to Deny Transgender People Trump’s invalid administration is considering a rule change that would allow discrimination against homeless transgender people seeking shelter....
16:48, 05/22/2019

De Blasio announces program to get unruly homeless riders into shelters Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday officially announced a summons diversion program aimed at getting unruly homeless subway riders above ground and into shelters. In the program — first reported by The ...
11:48, 06/13/2019

Florida prepares to open shelters as Hurricane Dorian approaches South Florida counties in line to receive a direct hit from Hurricane Dorian plan to open shelters beginning Sunday, county officials and Gov. Ron DeSantis said Friday....
18:00, 08/30/2019

Two vacant TUSD schools considered as shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant families on a temporary basis sends the wrong messag...
23:00, 07/12/2019

With shelters at 'max' California border agents drop migrants at bus station A surge in migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has pushed immigration detention facilities in California to capacity, forcing U.S. Border Patrol to release many at bus stations in the state for the fir...
22:36, 05/20/2019

A magazine retracted an essay with 'inappropriate and invasive content' about Pete Buttigieg after sparking backlash REUTERS The New Republic officially retracted an opinion essay titled "My Mayor Pete Problem" about 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg after online backlash. In an Editor's Note, T...
15:00, 07/13/2019

Fire destroys 115-year-old former luxury hotel in Dallas DALLAS (AP) — Authorities say an early-morning fire has destroyed a vacant 115-year-old former luxury hotel just south of downtown Dallas. Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans says nobody was hurt...
07:24, 05/28/2019

Secret IRS Memo Destroys Trump's Tax Return Excuses A confidential memo written by the IRS last year says that the agency must immediately turn over Trump’s tax returns to Congress if they are requested, unless the president invokes executive privileg...
03:24, 05/22/2019

Killer asteroid destroys NYC in NASA’s simulation exercise A massive killer asteroid is headed straight for New York. An exercise set up by “planetary defense” experts is reportedly meant to gauge what would happen if authorities were unable to de...
13:24, 05/06/2019

Huge blaze destroys at least 75 antique cars and motorcycles ETNA, Pa. (AP) — A blaze at a sprawling storage facility in Pennsylvania destroyed at least 75 antique and classic cars and motorcycles. Etna Fire Chief Greg Porter says the fire broke out Wednesday a...
12:36, 05/09/2019

Malaysia destroys 4 tons of ivory tusks, products Malaysia has destroyed nearly four tons of elephant tusks and ivory products estimated to be worth 13.26 million ringgit ($3.2 million) as part of its fight against the illegal ivory trade...
04:48, 04/30/2019

Mudslide swamps Washington neighborhood, destroys 3 homes A heavy thunderstorm on Saturday in central Washington state spawned flash flooding and a mudslide in one community that left several homes uninhabitable....
01:36, 08/13/2019

A’s closer Liam Hendriks destroys Warriors: ‘Treated us like s–t’ Oakland A’s closer Liam Hendriks blasted the neighboring Warriors for treating the baseball club “like s–t,” and is thrilled Steph Curry and Co. are moving to a newly built arena in downtown San...
21:12, 08/28/2019

Watch: Bear breaks into car in Colorado, destroys interior Police in Colorado are warning residents and visitors to lock the doors of their unattended vehicles after a bear broke into a car and shredded the interior....
09:48, 08/07/2019

New Navy air-to-ground missile destroys air defenses from 120 miles The Navy is fast-tracking a new air-to-ground missile engineered to destroy enemy air defenses from farther distances than existing weapons and succeed in hitting radar systems after they are shut dow...
07:36, 07/11/2019

Gennady Golovkin destroys Steve Rolls in four, then looks toward Canelo Golovkin knocks out unheralded Canadian in fourth roundKazakh targets third meeting with Canelo for next fightNow that he has taken care of his return to the ring in typical Triple G fashion, Gennady ...
01:48, 06/09/2019

Gas explosion destroys house, kills utility worker Authorities say a gas explosion destroyed a Southern California home and killed a gas company worker on Monday. More than a dozen others were injured in the blast in Murrieta. (July 15)   &...
18:36, 07/15/2019

Fire destroys massive Texas mansion, 2 hurt Authorities say a fire that destroyed a 10,000-square-foot mansion near Houston and injured two construction workers. Officials say more than 60 firefighters and medical personnel responded Thursday t...
03:12, 06/14/2019

Clinical Djokovic destroys Goffin to reach semis Top seed Novak Djokovic recovered from an edgy start to deliver a devastating display that crushed the spirit of 21st-seeded Belgian David Goffin in straight sets on Wednesday and sent the defending c...
09:24, 07/10/2019

How a new antibiotic destroys extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis Enlarge / A security guard mans the gate January 23, 2008 of the ward of extreme drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB), a near-untreatable strain of the disease, at the Brooklyn Infectious Disease Hosp...
19:12, 08/16/2019

City-funded nonprofit packed homeless in shelters with ‘wiring hazards’ A city-funded nonprofit tasked with helping the homeless instead packed people into dangerous hotel rooms fraught with “wiring hazards,” busted plumbing and broken cribs, The Post has learned. City in...
02:24, 08/26/2019

City whitewashed records for homeless youth, runaway shelters: audit A city agency whitewashed inspections of emergency shelters that house homeless youths and runaways at a cost of $8 million a year, according to a new report by city Comptroller Scott Stringer obtaine...
21:00, 08/08/2019

Homeless hotel population soaring as city labors to open shelters There are 5,473 households living in hotels across the city in August 2019 — two-thirds of which have children. That’s a dramatic 36% increase from the 4,012 households in August 2017 and roughly flat...
00:48, 08/28/2019

Migrant Children May Lose School, Sports and Legal Aid as Shelters Swell Citing financial constraints, the administration said it would begin restricting or canceling education, legal and recreational services for migrant children housed in shelters....
19:24, 06/05/2019

Migrant kids could lose education classes, sports, legal aid at shelters TUCSON — The Trump administration cites funding constraints as the reason its directed the Office of Refugee Resettlement to start cutting English classes, recreation and legal aid to migrant ch...
07:48, 06/09/2019

HHS Secretary: Congress must act on border crisis, blasts 'false narrative' about shelters Congress must act to fix the crisis at the southern border and "false narratives" about the Department of Health and Human Services' work must stop, according to Secretary Alex Azar....
02:12, 06/25/2019

Ubisoft Invites Fans To Make Music For Watch Dogs: Legion, Sparking Exploitation Debate Last week, actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt ‏announced on Twitter that his music production company, HitRecord, would once again partner with Ubisoft, this time to help the publisher create 10 songs for its...
14:24, 07/15/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
07:00, 06/13/2019

New missile defense tech destroys incoming nukes faster If a nuclear-armed enemy Intercontinental Ballistic Missile were speeding its way through space towards a heavily populated U.S. target, commanders in charge of defending the homeland would at most ha...
06:12, 08/03/2019

Trump says US Navy destroys Iranian drone in 'defensive action' Iran on Friday denied President Donald Trump's assertion that the U.S. Navy has destroyed one of its drones, saying all of its unmanned planes were safe....
02:36, 07/19/2019

Fire destroys main sanctuary of Catholic church in Phoenix PHOENIX (AP) – A fire of unknown origin destroyed the main sanctuary of a Catholic church in north Phoenix. The Phoenix Fire Department says crews arriving early Wednesday morning found the fire...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Play of the Day: Furious Zverev destroys racket - 'love the emotion!' "Eurosport favourites Barbara Schett and Alex Corretja give their expert verdicts on the best and most entertaining moments of day three at Roland Garros."...
12:36, 05/28/2019

Driver dodges death after runaway truck wheel destroys his car A motorist cheated death in England this week, escaping with only minor injuries after a detached truck wheel tore through his car’s windshield and roof, police said. The Lancashire Road Police ...
08:12, 05/23/2019

Fortnite's Vault Opens, Volcano Destroys Tilted Towers Fortnite’s vault opened today in Loot Lake, after weeks of chasing runes across the map. There were conflicting opinions about what it would do, but it seems to have done...everything?...
17:00, 05/04/2019

French Police Team Destroys Virus That Hit Nearly 1 Million Computers A police team in France has destroyed a computer hacking network that affected more than 850,000 computers around the world. Following a tip, the French cybercrime fighting team, C3N, found and destro...
07:36, 08/28/2019

LaVar Ball completely destroys Lakers for trading Lonzo Everyone knew LaVar Ball wasn’t going to take this sitting down. Ball made a “guarantee” the Lakers will never win another championship after trading his son Lonzo to the Pelicans in part of a deal fo...
19:24, 06/15/2019

Shelters Are Overcrowded With Migrant Children. Now the Trump Administration Is Scouting Military Bases The Trump Administration is assessing whether military bases in Oklahoma, Montana and Georgia are suitable to shelter immigrant children who are apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border without an adult ...
16:48, 06/05/2019

Motels as homeless shelters? More local governments are housing people in motel rooms With homelessness increasing in Los Angeles and across the country, some cities are repurposing run-down motels to house those in need.        ...
04:00, 08/15/2019

Rescued trafficked women held in 'abhorrent' conditions in Nigerian shelters, new report says When Adaura was promised a job as a domestic worker in Libya, she jumped on it but little did she know that she would end up in a sex trafficking ring where she would endure years of physical and sexu...
06:48, 08/27/2019

Desperation Mounts in Bahamas as Overflowing Shelters Are Turning Hurricane Dorian Evacuees Away (NASSAU, Bahamas) — Desperation mounted in the Bahamas on Tuesday as hurricane survivors arriving in the capital by boat and plane were turned away from overflowing shelters. As government offic...
16:00, 09/11/2019

Homeless shelters could deny transgender people under proposed Trump administration rule A Trump administration proposal could allow federally-funded homeless shelters to deny services to transgender people.        ...
01:48, 05/23/2019

Watchdog: Child migrant shelters failed to meet safety, cleanliness standards A Texas-based nonprofit organization contracted by the U.S. government to care and house unaccompanied migrant children failed to meet safety and cleanliness standards, according to a government watch...
10:12, 08/21/2019

Julián Castro calls for end to euthanization at animal shelters in wildlife welfare plan Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro called for an end to euthanization at animal shelters in a plan he released Monday focusing on improving the welfare of both domestic and wild animals....
18:48, 08/19/2019

Two years on, a look at the Rohingya crisis This month marks the second anniversary of the fleeing of more than 730,000 Rohingya from Myanmar's northwest Rakhine State to Bangladesh after a military-led crackdown in response to an attack by Mus...
23:48, 08/22/2019

Women in South Korea increasingly rejecting marriage, motherhood, sparking declining birth rates and workforce In a trend that is upending everything from the wedding business and the birth rate to the general economy, women increasingly are rejecting marriage and motherhood. according to Bloomberg....
12:12, 07/25/2019

Sudan: ‘Exercise utmost restraint’ urges Guterres as thousands march in Khartoum, sparking deadly clashes With security forces reportedly firing tear gas at protesters and signs that there may be division between the army and security forces in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, over how to deal with ongoing demo...
11:24, 04/28/2019

Lab-grown meat, GMOs, high-tech ag: 'Fate of Food' explores solutions to global food crisis Amanda Little explores how we'll feed the world when there too many mouths to feed amid intensifying climate change.        ...
12:36, 06/06/2019

Massive fire destroys Straight and Narrow rehab facility in New Jersey A massive fire decimated a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility in New Jersey Saturday morning — sending plumes of smoke into the air as it burned. The five-alarm blaze broke out at the Stra...
05:12, 08/25/2019

Artist destroys hand, mind by drawing for 24 hours straight without lifting his pen Perhaps taking note of all us cretins who spent our high school math classes drawing ever-expanding spirals in our notebooks, a professional artist has just completed the more constructive, less grade...
17:12, 08/12/2019

Arsonist torches half a million bees in Texas, destroys colonies A bee-hating firebug set dozens of hives aflame in Texas, killing about half a million honey-makers, authorities said. The arsonist struck the Brazoria County Beekeepers Association Bee Yard in Alvin ...
12:36, 05/02/2019

Coalition destroys missiles fired by Houthis at Saudi Arabia: spokesman A Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Houthis intercepted and destroyed six ballistic missiles fired by the Iran-aligned group targeting civilians in Jizan, southwest of the kingdom, Saudi state news...
15:36, 08/25/2019

NASA Accidentally Destroys NYC in Attempt to Save Denver (Thankfully It Was Just a Simulation) If you really want to prepare for an asteroid impact, you might as well simulate some of the worst possible outcomes—like an asteroid blasting into the heart of New York City.Read more......
13:12, 05/08/2019

Midtown fire destroys local business and damages others shops nearby TUCSON – The fire was so massive, witnesses could see the smoke throughout the city of Tucson. It took fire crews about an hour to get the flames under control. Heavy smoke and flames showing fr...
04:00, 06/01/2019

Inside the Stryker Turret: New targeting tech destroys drone swarms When a Stryker gunner released the so-called “dead man’s” switch on the vehicle’s 30mm cannon, a slow-moving ground drone target exploded into a cloud of smoke and fire, marking a demonstration of a n...
06:00, 04/30/2019

Massive London fire destroys at least 20 apartments; 100 firefighters rush to scene A massive fire destroyed some 20 apartments in the Barking area of London on Sunday afternoon, as about 100 firefighters in 15 engines rushed to the scene....
19:12, 06/09/2019

Trump administration discontinues English classes, recreational programs for unaccompanied minors in shelters The Trump administration is ending English classes, recreational activities, and legal aid for unaccompanied minors in federal migrant shelters because of a lack of funding, amid an increase in border...
12:48, 06/05/2019

HUD Secretary Carson wants to roll back Obama mandate on gender identity at homeless shelters Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson wants to roll back an Obama-era mandate that single-sex homeless shelters funded by his department admit residents based on their stated gender...
14:00, 05/22/2019

Trump administration cuts English classes, soccer and legal aid for migrant children at shelters The Trump Administration is cutting English classes, recreational activities and legal aid for unaccompanied minors living in migrant shelters.        ...
20:12, 06/05/2019

Rohingya Muslims say they don’t want to return to Myanmar Officials from the U.N. refugee agency and Bangladesh’s government say few Muslim Rohingya refugees have responded to plans for their repatriation to Myanmar, and all who did say they don’t want to go...
06:12, 08/20/2019

Rohingya say no to repatriations around anniversary of atrocities Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start repatriating Rohingya refugees Thursday, a move that has been widely resisted by many living in the sprawling camps on the border between the two countries....
11:24, 08/22/2019

Aaron Boone destroys All-Star Game voters for Gleyber Torres snub After Gleyber Torres was overlooked for the AL All-Star team Wednesday, when Tampa Bay’s Brandon Lowe and Boston’s Xander Bogaerts were named as injury replacements, Aaron Boone didn’t hide his disple...
17:36, 07/03/2019

F1: Loose Drain Cover Destroys Williams Car As Incident Abandons Azerbaijan GP First Practice The Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku has been one of the most dramatic over the past two seasons, but this year, the drama has begun right from the practice sessions. In a major lapse, a loose drain......
17:00, 04/28/2019

WWE Raw: Brock Lesnar destroys Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns battles Samoa Joe Universal Champion Brock Lesnar appeared to seriously injure Seth Rollins on Raw during a vicious assault that sent his SummerSlam opponent to the hospital....
04:12, 07/30/2019

Serena Williams destroys Wang Qiang in 44 minutes, 6-1, 6-0 to reach US Open semifinals Serena Williams' game was untouchable as she advanced to the US Open semifinals by obliterating Wang Qiang in straight sets.        ...
09:24, 09/04/2019

Street Fighter Alpha Expert Destroys The Game's Cooperative Battle Mode By Himself Desk, one of the most creative and technically gifted combo video creators in the fighting game community, has outdone himself with his latest project. Controlling both Ryu and Ken in Street Fighter A...
00:36, 07/24/2019

World Food Safety Day 2019: 5 Tips To Ensure Food Safety At Home The UN is observing World Food Safety Day 2019 on June 7th in order to shine a light on the issues of producing, storing, handling and consuming food and how these processes affect the safety of the.....
02:00, 06/07/2019

Opinion: Foreign aid is a hindrance to Rohingya repatriation Local and international NGOs have been working hard to provide relief to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. But their efforts are proving to be counterproductive in repatriation attempts, says DW's Khal...
06:24, 08/25/2019

Expert: UN failed before Rohingya crackdown in Myanmar An independent review of U.N. operations in the years before thousands of Rohingya Muslims fled a brutal crackdown by Myanmar’s military concluded the organization’s many bodies failed to act together...
23:12, 06/17/2019

UN aid chief: No progress so Rohingya can return to Myanmar The U.N. humanitarian chief says there has been "no progress" in dealing with the reasons why more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims fled to Bangladesh from western Myanmar's Rakhine state....
20:12, 04/29/2019

Rohingya still fear safety in Myanmar, repatriation unlikely The repatriation of hundreds of Rohingya Muslims appears unlikely to proceed Thursday after many who were eligible said they didn’t want to return to Myanmar without safety and citizenship guarantees...
21:48, 08/21/2019

OIC condemns inhumane situation of Myanmar's Rohingya The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit condemned the inhumane situation of Rohingya Muslims, urging a halt to violence, it said in a statement on Saturday....
00:00, 06/01/2019

'We are hostages': Two years on, Rohingya still in Myanmar trapped by new war When Myanmar officials toured refugee camps in Bangladesh last month, inviting Rohingya Muslims who fled the country to return, they brought with them pamphlets adorned with cartoons showing hijab-wea...
23:00, 08/24/2019

Trump Administration Cancels English Classes, Soccer, Ping-Pong, Legal Aid for Migrant Children in U.S. Shelters Just when you think the Trump administration can fall no lower than they already have, the entire White House hands American their Pabst Blue Ribbon....
14:12, 06/05/2019

Brian Banks biopic puts spotlight on false rape allegations and the lives it destroys A promising high school football star, Brian Banks lost 11 years of his life after being wrongfully accused of rape by a fellow Long Beach Poly student in 2002 and persuaded to plead no contest in a C...
10:36, 08/09/2019

Rohingya shun repatriation to Myanmar, want safety guarantee Officials say no Rohingya Muslims staying in crowded refugee camps in Bangladesh have turned up for a planned repatriation to Myanmar because they want to be guaranteed safety and citizenship first...
09:24, 08/22/2019

Myanmar Fails to Convince Rohingya It Is Safe to Return A visit by Myanmar officials to Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh failed to persuade members of the largely Muslim ethnic minority that they could safely return home, showing the lack of progress t...
15:48, 07/28/2019

Myanmar Military's Businesses Fund Campaign Against Rohingya, U.N. Says The Myanmar military’s sprawling corporate empire contributed to the expulsion campaign against the country’s ethnic-minority Rohingya and should be sanctioned, the United Nations said in a report....
08:12, 08/05/2019

Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort Bangladeshi official says potential returnees fear for their safety in Rakhine stateA second attempt to repatriate the thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh has failed afte...
12:36, 08/22/2019

Top Myanmar Generals Are Barred From Entering U.S. Over Rohingya Killings Myanmar’s commander in chief, Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing, was among those named by the State Department as responsible for atrocities against Rohingya Muslims....
23:48, 07/16/2019

India hands over 250 houses for Rohingya in Myanmar's Rakhine India has handed over 250 prefabricated houses it built in Myanmar's Rakhine state as part of a broader effort to help tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to return, an Indian official said on Thurs...
13:48, 07/11/2019

'Not without our rights': Rohingya refugees refuse to return to Myanmar Displaced families selected for repatriation say they will not go back, with lack of citizenship a sticking pointMuslim Rohingyas housed in sprawling refugee camps in Bangladesh are refusing to return...
19:24, 08/20/2019

| 'I'm here 24/7': Rohingya youths share their stories on social media When Mohammad Rafiq spotted two Rohingya refugee girls dusting their faces with circles of traditional thanaka powder under the warm morning light, he quickly took out his smartphone to capture the mo...
09:24, 08/20/2019

Myanmar: UN threatens to withdraw aid over 'policy of apartheid' against Rohingya Exclusive: Body says it will withhold support ‘beyond life-saving assistance’ in internally displaced persons camps The United Nations in Myanmar has warned it will withdraw support in Rakhine state t...
18:36, 06/16/2019

‘The land where we lived has gone' – the life story of a Rohingya refugee As a young man Habiburahman fled oppression in his native Myanmar and lives, stateless, in Australia. Now he has written a book about his struggle – and his suffering people“A tyrant leant over my cra...
12:24, 08/04/2019

Canada urged to take international action on Rohingya genocide Thirty-four senators and more than 100 human-rights organizations and advocates sent a joint letter to Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland this week urging Canada to initiate proceedings before...
20:12, 06/27/2019

When Rohingya Refugees Fled to India, Hate on Facebook Followed After posts on the social network contributed to Myanmar’s genocide of Rohingya Muslims, Facebook vowed to fix the problem. Then the vitriol moved to India....
01:12, 06/14/2019

Rohingya refugees rally to mark 2nd anniversary of exodus COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh — Tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees marked the second anniversary of their exodus from Myanmar into Bangladesh by rallying, crying and praying Sunday as they demanded that...
16:48, 08/26/2019

U.S. Sanctions Myanmar Generals for Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya The State Department announced Tuesday that it has brought sanctions against four Myanmar military generals, including the commander-in-chief, for their roles in ethnic cleansing of the country’...
00:00, 07/17/2019

Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage....
08:00, 05/26/2019

Brazilian Coach Gleefully Shit-Talks Giannis Antetokounmpo After Anderson Varejão Destroys Greece A Brazilian team of Guys—led by Anderson Varejão and Leandro Barbosa—took down the reigning MVP in the group stage of the FIBA World Cup in China on Tuesday, and winning head coach Aleksandar Petrovic...
06:36, 09/04/2019

‘Where is that exactly?' Donald Trump asks Rohingya refugee seeking US help – video During a meeting in the Oval Office with a group of survivors of religious persecution, a Rohingya refugee enquired about US help: ‘I am a Rohingya from Bangladesh refugee camp. Most of the refugees a...
22:36, 07/18/2019

U.S. imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander in chief over Rohingya abuses The United States on Tuesday announced sanctions on Myanmar's military Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing and other military leaders over extrajudicial killings of Rohingya Muslims....
15:00, 07/16/2019

US sanctions Myanmar army chief over Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing' The sanctions represent the strongest step that the US has taken in response to massacres in Myanmar. Recent reports have pointed to the military's role in enabling violence against the minority Musli...
06:12, 07/17/2019

At Delhi's Slum, Rohingya Pin Hope On Education To Make Life Better Life may be all about slums, cramped lanes and one-room hutments for Rohingya refugees in Delhi's Kalindi Kunj Camp, but the younger generation of the community is setting its sights on becoming......
00:12, 07/14/2019

Massacred at Home, in Misery Abroad, 730,000 Rohingya Are Mired in Hopelessness Fear of what awaits them has kept the Rohingya from returning to Myanmar, where they were targets of ethnic cleansing. But life in Bangladesh refugee camps is intolerable. There’s no good place to go....
18:36, 08/22/2019

UN and partners appeal for $920 million to meet ‘dire needs’ of Rohingya refugees With more than 745,000 Rohingya having fled violence in Myanmar to settle in Bangladesh, joining roughly 200,000 others already sheltering there, United Nations aid agencies and partners launched an a...
11:00, 04/28/2019

Myanmar army says to punish soldiers in Rohingya atrocities probe Myanmar's army will court-martial soldiers after a new finding in an inquiry into atrocities in Rakhine state, from which more than 730,000 Rohingya Muslims fled a 2017 army-led campaign the United Na...
01:36, 09/01/2019

US Imposes Sanctions On Myanmar Military Leaders Over Rohingya Abuses The United States announced sanctions on Tuesday against the Myanmar military's Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing and other leaders it said were responsible for extrajudicial killings of Rohingya......
11:12, 07/17/2019

'We will lose any hope of going home': Rohingya live in fear of resettlement Plans to relocate Rohingya people in Myanmar’s Rakhine state promise to dash their dreams of returning to traditional lifeFor the past seven years, Mohammad has been able to see the beach on the outsk...
02:12, 05/02/2019

UN envoy will ‘ring the alarm bell’ if no action on Rohingya crisis The UN envoy for Myanmar said that progress on alleviating the crisis that led more than 720,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to neighboring Bangladesh has been slow and if there is no action it will be t...
15:00, 07/02/2019

Satellite images reveal scale of Myanmar's Rohingya crisis Myanmar appears unprepared for return of refugees who might be put in campsAnalysis of satellite imagery has cast further doubt on promises that arrangements are being made by Myanmar for the safe and...
13:12, 07/24/2019

Rohingya refugees steer clear of planned repatriation to Myanmar Some 3,450 Rohingya refugees were due to be sent back to Myanmar from Bangladesh, but none appeared at the repatriation center. The UN has confirmed that abuse tantamount to genocide had occurred in M...
15:48, 08/22/2019

US imposes sanctions on Myanmar's military leaders over Rohingya abuses Steps are the strongest the country has taken in response to massacres of minority Rohingya in 2017Mike Pompeo, the US secretary of state, has announced sanctions on the Myanmar military’s commander-i...
22:00, 07/16/2019

'Big Little Lies' star Adam Scott slams Mitch McConnell for using his image, sparking feud Adam Scott took to Twitter Wednesday after discovering that Mitch McConnell's official account tweeted his image.        ...
16:48, 06/26/2019

ASEAN Leaders Expected To Discuss Rohingya Crisis, South China Sea Southeast Asian leaders met on Sunday for a second day of a summit in Bangkok, where they were expected to discuss pressing regional issues including the plight of Myanmar's fleeing Rohingyas and the....
04:12, 06/23/2019

Suspected Rohingya Refugees, Including Women, Boys, Sent To Shelter Homes Twelve suspected Rohingya refugees, who were rescued in Mizoram's Aizawl three days ago allegedly from a human trafficking gang, have been shifted to state-run shelter homes, a senior police officer.....
06:00, 05/08/2019

Myanmar Pardons Two Reuters Reporters Jailed for Exposing Massacre of Rohingya Two Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar for reporting on a military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims have been released after spending more than 500 days behind bars. Reporters Wa Lone, 33, and Kya...
21:12, 05/06/2019

Myanmar frees Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on Rohingya crisis Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent more than a year in jail after being accused of breaching Official Secrets ActTwo Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar for their reporting of the ethnic cleansi...
23:48, 05/06/2019

The U.N. Envoy for Myanmar Will ‘Ring the Alarm Bell’ If No Action is Taken on the Rohingya Crisis (UNITED NATIONS) — The U.N. envoy for Myanmar said Monday that progress on alleviating the crisis that led more than 720,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to neighboring Bangladesh has been slow and ...
21:48, 07/01/2019

Exclusive: Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya killings freed after less than a year Myanmar has granted early release to seven soldiers jailed for the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys during a 2017 military crackdown in the western state of Rakhine, two prison officials, tw...
18:00, 05/26/2019

Rohingya call for recognition as Myanmar holds fresh repatriation talks Virtually no Rohingya have volunteered to go back to Myanmar, where the group has faced decades of repressionA top-level Myanmar government delegation began repatriation talks with Rohingya leaders in...
19:12, 07/27/2019

The Future Of Food: Can Lab-Grown Insect Meat Be A Future Food? Given the harmful effect livestock farming poses for the planet, researchers have proposed plant-based diets, insect farming, lab-grown meat, and genetically modified animals as an alternative to......
03:00, 06/01/2019

Two years after exodus, Myanmar’s ‘desperate’ Rohingya youth need education, skills: UNICEF The daily struggle to survive for Myanmar’s Rohingya people in one of the world’s largest refugee settlements, has caused “overwhelming” despair and jeopardized the hopes of an entire generation, the ...
06:24, 08/16/2019

Myanmar troops’ sexual violence against Rohingya shows ‘genocidal intent’: UN report The U.N. said it found the country’s soldiers “routinely and systematically employed rape, gang rape and other violent and forced sexual acts against women, girls, boys, men and transgender people in ...
02:12, 08/23/2019

Myanmar troops' sexual violence against Rohingya shows 'genocidal intent': U.N. report Sexual violence committed by Myanmar troops against Rohingya women and girls in 2017 was an indication of the military's genocidal intent to destroy the mainly Muslim ethnic minority, United Nations i...
13:00, 08/22/2019

Satellite images show Myanmar's 'minimal preparations' for Rohingya return: think-tank Myanmar has made “minimal” preparations for the return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees sheltering in neighboring Bangladesh, according to an Australian think-tank, despite the cou...
22:24, 07/23/2019

Stateless Rohingya refugee children living in ‘untenable situation’, UNICEF chief With around half a million in effect, stateless Rohingya refugee children living in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar camp, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) chief stressed on Friday that the interna...
09:24, 04/28/2019

Reuters journalists released from Myanmar jail after 511 days for reporting on Rohingya crisis Two journalists who were jailed in Myanmar for their reporting on the killing of ten Rohingya Muslim men have been freed after spending more than 500 days behind bars....
04:00, 05/07/2019

Satellite images show Myanmar has made ‘minimal’ preparations for Rohingya return More than 700,000 Rohingya were forced to flee northern Rakhine state in western Myanmar during a 2017 military-led crackdown the UN has said included mass killings and gang-rapes executed with “genoc...
11:36, 07/24/2019

Amid troop build-up in Rohingya's home state, UN appeals to Myanmar for peaceful solution Major fighting in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state has so far been avoided following clashes between armed separatists and national security forces who are increasing troop numbers there, a top UN hum...
11:00, 04/28/2019

Myanmar Soldiers Jailed for Killing Rohingya Served Less Time in Prison Than the Journalists Who Exposed Them Seven Myanmar soldiers who were jailed for killing 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys were released early, ultimately serving less time than two journalists who exposed their crimes, Reuters reports. Sev...
01:12, 05/27/2019

Myanmar army chief's Twitter account suspended over anti-Rohingya hate speech Min Aung Hlaing claims his army did not use excessive force when 700,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar in 2017A Myanmar army general accused of masterminding genocide against the country’s Muslim Rohingya peo...
07:48, 05/16/2019

Monsoon? More like non-soon TUCSON – After promising signs last weekend for Monsoon 2019, it’s looking more like non-soon rather than monsoon. Even though rain chances are not in the forecast, temperatures will begin...
23:48, 07/02/2019

Bombas has launched rainbow socks for Pride Month — and it's sending 40% of all the socks it donates to LGBTQ youth homeless shelters Jen Gushue, Sally Kaplan The sock brand Bombas has launched a line of rainbow socks in both ankle and calf length ($12 each) to celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month. Since its founding in 2013, Bombas has don...
14:24, 06/27/2019

UN chief accepts independent report on Myanmar, highlighting ‘systemic’ failure surrounding Rohingya crisis An independent review into how the UN System operated in Myanmar in the years leading up to the mass exodus of the Rohingya following serious human rights abuses, has concluded there were “systemic an...
14:48, 06/17/2019

Another Michael Phelps record falls: American Caeleb Dressel shatters world record in 100-meter butterfly American swimmer Caeleb Dressel eclipsed Phelps' world record in the 100-meter butterfly Friday at the world championships in South Korea.       ...
07:00, 07/26/2019

Monsoon rain so far TUCSON – It was a slow start to the monsoon and, as a result, our rainfall totals are below average. Here is a look at totals so far since June 15th and to the right are the averages. You can se...
00:00, 08/02/2019

Marlon Wayans destroys haters for dissing daughter in Pride post: 'Love her for her' The celebrity wrote a touching social media tribute to his daughter. When shamers criticized his daughter or his parenting, he let them have it.        ...
11:12, 06/06/2019

Twins tie team record with eight HRs to continue record pace A New York Yankees home run record already is in danger of being broken, and if it happens, Matt Harvey could be partly to blame. Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s fran...
19:36, 05/23/2019

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the southern continent steadily increased from 1979 and...
12:24, 07/02/2019

Here Is Why Monsoon Is Critical For The Economy India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast average rainfall in 2019, while the country's only private forecaster Skymet has predicted below-normal rainfall....
01:48, 06/19/2019

Monsoon comeback this weekend! TUCSON – Happy Friday! Staying hot and above average with isolated storms possible and then we get more active by the end of the weekend! Today: Still several degrees above average, most stay d...
14:24, 09/06/2019

Last shot at Monsoon moisture? TUCSON – Monsoon moisture returns this weekend but will this be our last shot? As we all know, the monsoon has been a bit sad this summer. We had a VERY slow start in June and had “some...
11:36, 09/05/2019

Monsoon Dust Project The State of Arizona is hoping a new dust detection system will help keep drivers safe during monsoon. Arizona Department of Transportation will be widening sections of Interstate-10 for a project aim...
22:24, 06/22/2019

Monsoon Safety Fair TUCSON – It is heating up out there which means the monsoon cannot be far behind. Monday, public safety agencies are holding a Monsoon Safety Fair. The News 4 Tucson weather team will be there a...
20:36, 06/08/2019

| At least 50 dead in Nepal's monsoon Floods and landslides caused by torrential monsoon rains have killed at least 50 people across Nepal while dozens more are missing, officials said Sunday....
06:12, 07/14/2019

Preparing for Monsoon 2019 TUCSON –The blazing heat. The sounds. The sights. Intense lighting. And of course, the wonderful smell of creosote. All part of what makes the monsoon such a special time of year across the desert sou...
09:36, 06/10/2019

Preparing for the start of monsoon TUCSON- Saturday marks the official start of the monsoon. The seasonal weather can make driving conditions very dangerous. First responders say now is the time to prepare yourself for this summer̵...
21:24, 06/15/2019

'A total loss': Fire destroys set of HBO series starring Mark Ruffalo, Rosie O’Donnell Multiple fire agencies responded to a massive fire Thursday at a used car dealership in New York state. The site was being used to film an HBO series.        ...
22:12, 05/09/2019

Slow start to the monsoon is catching up to us! TUCSON – We had some accumulating rainfall over the weekend and it helped us out a little bit. However, most of us are still way below average for monsoon rain. Areas to the east were pretty ac...
11:12, 09/09/2019

Monsoon 2019 is finally waking up! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms possible this afternoon! Biggest impacts include gusty wind and blowing dust Tucson northward. Could see some heavy rain where storms develop as well.  To...
07:24, 07/12/2019

It’s hot, getting hotter and the monsoon is asleep at the wheel TUCSON – The mercury topped off at 107 degrees in Tucson on Wednesday tying the record set back in 2015. Excessive Heat Warnings were in place over the region and will be again on Thursday as th...
03:12, 08/15/2019

Places to get sandbags for monsoon season The Monsoon is upon us, but lucky for Southern Arizonans, there are places to get sandbags. The City of Marana handed out sandbags Tuesday at the yard of the Marana Operations Center and Marana Herita...
21:48, 08/06/2019

Another round of monsoon storms develop Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona again today. Heavy downpours, along with lightning and gusty winds occurred, mainly south and east of Tucson. Tomorrow...
19:00, 07/14/2019

Preparing your vehicle for monsoon rain TUCSON – Though we are in the monsoon, there has not been much rain yet, but it is coming. And now is the time to start getting your vehicle ready for it. “You want as much tread as possib...
06:24, 07/11/2019

Monsoon rains kill 165 in India Heavy monsoon rains in India have killed more than 160 people as landslides and overflowing rivers flood villages across four states, according to local officials....
14:48, 08/12/2019

Monsoon 2019 roars back for some TUCSON – It didn’t rain for most of Tucson, but a severe storm impacted Marana and Oro Valley Wednesday evening. Damaging winds knocked out power to thousands, flipped over a semi along I-...
03:12, 07/25/2019

Monsoon storms fire up across Tucson TUCSON – Widespread rain and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona today. The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Watch, which is in effect until 5 a.m. Sunday morning. This...
03:00, 08/11/2019

Monsoon storms return this afternoon! TUCSON – Higher chance for storms this afternoon and evening! The favorable spots will to the south and east, however, we could see isolated to scattered storms in Tucson and to the north as wel...
12:00, 07/17/2019

Sunday Forecast: Feeling more like Monsoon TUCSON  – Lingering moisture and above average heat will keep a few showers and thunderstorms in the forecast the next couple of days. This will be followed by a drop in thunderstorm chances unt...
21:36, 06/30/2019

| India monsoon floods kill at least 100 Floods have killed at least 100 people and displaced hundreds of thousands across much of India with the southern state of Kerala worst hit, authorities have said....
02:27, 08/11/2019

Record or near-record highs expected Wednesday TUCSON – The heat is on! A ridge of high pressure, located near California, will continue moving east. This system will expand over Arizona, and the peak of the heat will come tomorrow. We expe...
19:12, 06/11/2019

Bangladesh To Host Zimbabwe Despite ICC Ban The International Cricket Council (ICC) suspended Zimbabwe in July over a failure to keep the sport free from government interference, putting the country's participation in multi-nation events in......
10:36, 08/08/2019

| Bangladesh to host Zimbabwe despite ICC ban Bangladesh will host Zimbabwe for a tri-nations Twenty20 tournament in September despite the African nation being suspended by the game's world body....
01:48, 08/08/2019

Food labels are confusing. The FDA is looking at 'Sell By,' 'Best By' and 'Enjoy By' to try and combat food waste The Food and Drug Administration is urging food-makers to be more consistent with labeling terms for perishable products, like "Best If Used By."        ...
07:12, 06/07/2019

Waiting for the Monsoon, Discovering a Brain Tumor Instead As a reporter was covering India’s climatic extremes, a medical emergency intervened, and the story became not only about monsoons, but also about Indian society, the human mind and a glioblastoma....
02:48, 08/31/2019

The monsoon ebbs while the heat is turned back on TUCSON – The weekend was feeling very monsoon-like. Most of Tucson picked up some much needed rain. The pattern is about to shift to what we’ve seen recently: hot and dry. An excessive hea...
09:36, 07/16/2019

Monsoon Delayed By A Week, But Likely To be Normal This Year The onset of the southwest monsoon in the country is likely to be delayed by a week, arriving only by June 6 or 7 instead of the first day of the month, Union Minister of Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan....
05:36, 06/04/2019

Several Parts Of Madhya Pradesh Get Pre-Monsoon Showers Pre-monsoon showers lashed several parts of Madhya Pradesh over a 24-hour period Thursday and Friday, an IMD official said, adding that rain accompanied by gusty winds is likely to occur in several......
12:36, 06/21/2019

Monsoon to hit India on June 6: weather office Monsoon rains are likely to enter India through the southern coast on June 6, the weather office said on Wednesday, marking the start of the four-month rainy season that is crucial for the country's f...
00:48, 05/15/2019

Monsoon activity picks up late week! TUCSON – It was an active afternoon and evening for several spots yesterday but that won’t be the same case today. Today: A.M. showers for Metro Tucson, P.M. scattered storms to the south...
12:36, 08/06/2019

In India, all eyes on a monsoon that is critical for the economy India's monsoon has progressed more slowly than usual after hitting the southern state of Kerala nearly a week late. Monsoon rains have been 44% lower-than-average so far in June, delaying the sowing ...
00:12, 06/19/2019

Preparing for power outages during Monsoon 2019 TUCSON- It is officially Monsoon, and Tucson Electric Power workers are gearing up for a busy season of storms and the power outages that often come with them. Outages and high temperatures can make f...
01:48, 06/30/2019

Monsoon Likely To Become Active This Week, Says Weather Department June ended with 33 per cent of monsoon precipitation and over 78 per cent of meteorological subdivision recording "deficient" rainfall, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD)....
14:48, 06/30/2019

India to get above-average monsoon rains in next two weeks India is likely to get above-average rainfall in the next two weeks after receiving below average rains in the past two weeks, a weather department official said on Thursday, helping summer-sown crops...
13:36, 07/25/2019

Preparing for Monsoon: Lightning myths and facts TUCSON – Lightning in Southern Arizona can be a beautiful sight, especially during Monsoon. A shocking statistic says Arizona is one of the top 10 states for the number of people killed by ligh...
02:36, 06/13/2019

Monsoon 2019: Viewer submitted photos One thing Tucsonans love is rain. However, Tucson hasn’t been seeing much of it. The good thing is most of Tucson picked up some much-needed rain on Monday. According to Meteorologist Shea Sorenson, s...
10:36, 07/23/2019

Monsoon 2019 strikes hard for some Tucsonans TUCSON – In what’s been an almost silent start to monsoon 2019, Mother Nature finally picked up some steam. Scattered storms developed around 2 pm on Monday and became widespread and sever...
01:00, 07/23/2019

Monsoon Likely To Arrive In Kerala On June 6, Says Met Department Monsoon rain will arrive in Kerala on June 6, the Met department said today. The rains, that replenish India's farm-dependent economy, arrive on the southern tip of Kerala around June 1 and retreat......
02:24, 05/15/2019

City of Tucson distributes sandbags for the monsoon TUCSON – The official start of the monsoon is just days away and the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) wants residents to start preparing now. Starting Monday, TDOT is opening a...
07:12, 06/10/2019

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Flash floods TUCSON Flash floods are one of the most common and deadly severe weather events in the United States. Because of Arizona’s wet winter, the National Weather Service (NWS) is expecting a delayed start t...
08:00, 06/14/2019

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: How much rain should you expect? TUCSON – With the monsoon kicking off Saturday, News 4 Tuscon wants to make sure southern Arizona is prepared for the next several months. The monsoon will last through the end of September. New...
21:00, 06/14/2019

Monsoon kicks into high gear today! TUCSON –  The monsoon ramps up this afternoon for all of Southern Arizona including Metro Tucson!  Today: Afternoon thunderstorms expected (50%). High: 103° Tonight: Storms die down after sunse...
05:48, 07/22/2019

Monsoon founder spars with landlords over rescue The owner of Monsoon Accessorize is facing demands from landlords to alter the terms of a multimillion pound support package to be unveiled by the fashion retailer next week....
19:12, 06/14/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education key for Rohingya, DR Congo violence continues, Zimbabwe protest latest, women’s rights in Iran, environmental protection Our main stories today: Two years in, Myanmar’s Rohingya youth need more education; DR Congo testimonies highlight armed brutality; appeals for Zimbabwe to ‘stop cracking down’ on protesters; Iran urg...
16:00, 08/16/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Honouring fallen peacekeepers, action against gender-based violence; LGBT rights in Kenya, Rohingya water crisis Friday's main stories include: Honouring UN peacekeepers; landmark conference to combat sexual and gender-based violence in crises; Kenya upholds LGBT ban; UNICEF’s plea for Afghani children; Brazil’s...
15:12, 05/24/2019

H.M. Ershad, Former President of Bangladesh, Is Dead at 89 He assumed power as military chief in 1982 and declared himself president the next year. After being ousted in 1990, he was convicted on corruption charges....
17:00, 07/15/2019

IS claims responsibility for Bangladesh explosion DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A global monitoring group says the Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an explosion targeting a police van in Bangladesh’s capital. Police said Sunday nig...
04:24, 05/27/2019

Warner’s 166 leads Australia to 381-5 vs Bangladesh NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — David Warner hit a tournament-best 166 as Australia posted 381-5 against Bangladesh in the Cricket World Cup on Thursday. The innings was paced brilliantly by Warner, who fe...
07:24, 06/20/2019

Bangladesh emerging as a new IT hub in South Asia Dhaka's companies are currently overshadowed by their Indian peers when it comes to providing IT services globally. But with improving infrastructure, Bangladesh is becoming a significant software exp...
04:24, 05/14/2019

UFC's Macy Chiasson 'lost everything' after deadly crane collapse destroys Dallas apartment UFC fighter Macy Chiasson lived two floors below a woman who was killed after a construction crane collapsed onto her Dallas apartment building.       ...
13:00, 06/12/2019

7 dead after monsoon rains cause building in India to collapse Building collapses are common in India during the June-September monsoon season, when heavy rains weaken the foundations of structures that are poorly constructed....
00:00, 07/15/2019

India: Several killed in building collapse after monsoon rains Monsoon rains caused a building to collapse in northern India, while 24 were swept away in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. The extreme weather has killed more than 100 people and the death toll is expe...
06:48, 07/15/2019

A Monsoon storm crushes the eastside as July goes out with a bang TUCSON – Total July rainfall for Tucson is now in the books and with only 1.07″ for the entire month, (a month which averages 2.25″), this July will be remembered as dry. But in the ...
00:00, 08/02/2019

Building collapse kills 12 in India after monsoon rains Rescuers say 11 soldiers are among a dozen bodies recovered from the debris of a three-story building that collapsed after monsoon rains hit a hilly area of northern India...
01:36, 07/15/2019

With Deficit In Monsoon, Sowing Of Crucial Crops Takes A Big Hit The monsoon deficit may have improved from minus 44 per cent to minus 33 per cent in two weeks, but it is still a big headache for farmers across the country. Sowing data from across the country shows...
05:48, 07/02/2019

Monsoon flooding forces thousands from their homes in Myanmar Days of heavy monsoon rain and dangerously high river levels in Myanmar have forced more than 18,000 people from their homes and flooded at least one camp for people displaced by recent fighting, auth...
02:12, 07/15/2019

PACC offers ‘forecasted’ sales for Monsoon 2019 Cats / Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center TUCSON – Pima Animal Care Center will be offering “forecasted” sales this monsoon. The shelter will reduce adoption fees –the specials will be posted on PACC’s...
10:36, 06/26/2019

Monsoon To Be Delayed Further, Expected In Kerala On June 7: Skymet The sluggish pace of monsoon has further delayed its onset over Kerala to June 7, private weather forecaster Skymet has said, revising its earlier forecast date....
11:00, 06/01/2019

Monsoon Likely To Arrive In India On June 6, Says Weather Office Monsoon rains, which usually arrive on the southern tip of Kerala around June 1, are expected to arrive on the country's southern coast on June 6, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said today....
04:48, 06/01/2019

City of Tucson prepares for monsoon with Operation Splash TUCSON – The monsoon is fast approaching. Its official first day is June 15. Driving flooded streets can get chaotic and dangerous, which is why the city is already preparing. Anyone who has liv...
09:24, 06/05/2019

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Dangerous dust storms The good news is most dust storms blow through an area quickly. The bad news is that they can cause serious and sometimes fatal collisions on the roads. Dust storms are a hugely underrated killer in ...
22:48, 06/11/2019

Nepal festival celebrates end of monsoon season – in pictures The annual Infra Jatra festival, named after the god of rain and heaven, is celebrated by worshipping, singing, dancing and feasting in Kathmandu valley Continue reading......
11:12, 09/11/2019

Monsoon Rains 35% Below Average This Week: Weather Department Monsoon rains were 35 percent below average in the week ending on Wednesday, with little rainfall over the central, western and northern parts of the country, the weather office said, raising concerns...
06:48, 07/24/2019

Monsoon rains kill 30 people in Nepal, others missing Flash floods and landslides in Nepal triggered by monsoon rains killed 15 people and injured 12 overnight while another 18 have gone missing, officials said on Saturday....
07:48, 07/13/2019

Monsoon Rain Below Average For Fifth Straight Week: Report The country's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were below average for the fifth time in a row, although the deficit was the lowest since the start of the season, after it revived in......
03:00, 07/04/2019

India's monsoon rain below average for fifth straight week India's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were below average for the fifth time in a row, although the deficit was the lowest since the start of the season, after it revived in central and...
22:36, 07/03/2019

Monsoon storms might induce child birth for some women PHOENIX (KPNX) — The monsoon season brings wind, rain, flooding, dust and some very serious insurance claims for many people in Arizona. The season, which officially begins June 15th can also help ind...
15:48, 06/17/2019

Saturday Forecast: Monsoon 2019 kicks off today TUCSON – Monsoon 2019 is officially underway, but we aren’t expecting any rain…this week. Here are a few facts about Monsoon 2019: The weak trough that brought our area gusty winds...
19:12, 06/15/2019

India To Receive Below-Average Monsoon Rains In Next Two Weeks India is likely to get below-average rainfall in the next two weeks with a large deficit in the soybean and cotton growing central and western regions....
06:12, 07/11/2019

India: Mumbai wall collapses onto shanties during monsoon Heavy rainfall caused the wall to collapse in a slum settlement killing at least 15 people. India's financial center of 20 million people had been brought to a virtual standstill after two days of mon...
23:24, 07/01/2019

Monsoon landlords demand equity stake as CVA looms A quartet of commercial property giants are demanding an equity stake in Monsoon Accessorize, the fashion retailer, in return for supporting a financial restructuring....
11:12, 05/30/2019

Government Looks To Pass Bills In Ongoing Monsoon Session Parliament Live Updates: Parliament is set to begin the day's proceeding in the ongoing Monsoon Session. The Lower House or Lok Sabha will discuss and vote on Demand for Grants under the Control of......
02:24, 07/16/2019

The monsoon takes a snooze while the heat roars back TUCSON – Saturday’s soaking rains were nice while they lasted, but get ready for a persistent period of storm-free skies. And oh, by the way, the heat is making a comeback. So long non-so...
05:12, 08/13/2019

Pre-Monsoon Rainfall Deficit Drops To 22%, Says Weather Office From March 1 to April 24, the pre-monsoon rainfall recorded in the central division was five per cent compared to normal. The region has also been witnessing intense heat waves and several dams in the...
11:48, 05/19/2019

Rain lovers may have to wait- monsoon 2019 put on pause TUCSON –  Monsoon lovers may have to wait awhile for our daily round of storms. Long-term computer tools predict drier and cooler than average conditions (late June to early July) for the start ...
22:48, 06/18/2019

Monsoon Expected In Kerala On June 4, Likely To Be "Below Normal": Skymet Monsoon rains are expected to arrive in Kerala on June 4 and deliver less rainfall than average in 2019, the country's only private weather forecasting agency said on Tuesday, dampening prospects of.....
04:12, 05/14/2019

Monsoon confirms £10m landlord profit share offer Troubled high street fashion retailer Monsoon Accessorize has confirmed it is launching a so-called company voluntary arrangement (CVA) to help the group return to profitability....
12:36, 06/20/2019

T-dot is opening a self-serve sandbag site to help you prepare for Monsoon Starting today, T-dot is opening a self-serve sandbag site to help you prepare for Monsoon. The sandbag site is in the east parking lot of Hi Corbett field. The bags are included but you will have to ...
23:24, 06/10/2019

Monsoon rains leave more than 100 dead in India and Pakistan Torrential monsoon rains have left at least 110 people dead in India and Pakistan. The hardest hit area has been the state of Kerala in southern India where the death toll rose to 57 late Saturday, ...
14:24, 08/12/2019

Monsoon rescue bid offers landlords profit-share Monsoon Accessorize, the struggling fashion retailer, is to offer landlords a share of future profits after snubbing their demands for an equity stake in the company....
07:36, 06/19/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Sudan power-sharing deal welcomed, hope for Venezuela talks, Rohingya camps flooded, Libya airstrikes update Friday’s main news stories include: Guterres welcomes Sudan power-sharing deal; six children are among 53 confirmed dead after Libya detention centre airstrikes; Monsoon rains wreak havoc in Rohingya ...
13:24, 07/05/2019

India says illegal immigrants from Bangladesh becoming citizens India said on Friday thousands of illegal immigrants from neighboring Muslim-majority Bangladesh had produced false documents to become citizens in the far-eastern Indian state of Assam....
03:36, 07/19/2019

16 charged in Bangladesh for burning teenager alive Sixteen people have been arrested and charged in Bangladesh for the immolation death of a teenager in April, after she had reported sexual harassment....
16:48, 05/29/2019

Is Bangladesh falling into a Chinese 'debt trap'? Bangladesh and China have inked billions worth of infrastructure deals. Investment from China promises advantages, but many remain concerned that reliance on Chinese money will make Dhaka beholden to ...
13:36, 07/11/2019

Sri Lanka To Dedicate Third Bangladesh ODI To Nuwan Kulasekara Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement on Monday it would invite Nuwan Kulasekara to witness the game at the R. Premadasa Stadium, and arrange a ceremony to honour him....
10:12, 07/29/2019

Clinical Sri Lanka Whitewash "Negative" Bangladesh Former captain Angelo Mathews led Sri Lanka with 87 off 90 balls, guiding the side to 294-8 before Dasun Shanaka backed his 30 off 14 with three wickets for 27 runs to complete the rout....
11:48, 07/31/2019

At Least 5 Die, Over 100 Injured In Bangladesh As Train On Bridge Derails A passenger train derailed in Bangladesh on Monday, killing at least five people and injuring more than 100, and there could be more casualties inside two carriages that fell into a canal, a police......
23:24, 06/23/2019

About 3,000 homeless as fire consumes Bangladesh slum About 3,000 people in Bangladesh were left homeless after a massive fire consumed several hundred shanties in a slum on the northern outskirts of the capital city of Dhaka, government officials said o...
04:48, 08/18/2019

ICC prosecutor seeks Bangladesh and Myanmar investigation The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Wednesday moved closer to opening a full investigation into alleged crimes against the Rohingya people who were driven from Myanmar to Bangladesh....
05:00, 06/26/2019

At least 15 dead as Cyclone Fani moves to Bangladesh A mammoth preparation exercise that included the evacuation of more than 1 million people appears to have spared India a devastating death toll from one of the biggest storms in decades, though the fu...
14:36, 05/04/2019

"Should Be Bangladesh PM": BJP Leader Mocks Mamata Banerjee Over NRC Launching a scathing attack against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over National Register of Citizens (NRC) issue, BJP MLA Surendra Singh on Saturday said that the exercise will be......
22:24, 09/14/2019

Unilever says Vietnam, Bangladesh among next 'growth stars' Vietnam, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Myanmar will be the top growth markets for consumer goods giant Unilever over the next few years as a rapidly growing population and an emerging middle class rapidly ...
02:36, 06/11/2019

2nd ODI: Sri Lanka Seal Series Against Bangladesh With Easy Win Avishka Fernando hit a quick-fire half-century as Sri Lanka eased to a seven-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second one-day international to seal the three-match series....
18:12, 07/28/2019

Bangladesh floods to slash 400,000 T from rice harvest Floods have washed away crops in Bangladesh that would have yielded nearly 400,000 tonnes of rice, according to estimates from the agriculture ministry....
10:12, 08/07/2019

Unilever says Vietnam, Bangladesh among next "growth stars" Vietnam, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Myanmar will be the top growth markets for consumer goods giant Unilever over the next few years as a rapidly growing population and an emerging middle class rapidly ...
03:12, 06/11/2019

Train crash kills 4, injures at least 65 in Bangladesh DHAKA,Bangladesh (AP) — Five coaches on a Bangladesh express train veered off a railway bridge in northeastern Bangladesh, killing at least four people and injuring 65, officials said Monday, and a se...
23:24, 06/23/2019

Heavy Pre-Monsoon Rain, Thunderstorm Leave 1 Dead In Maharashtra One person was killed and three others injured as thunderstorm and pre-monsoon rains hit parts of Nashik district in Maharashtra, officials said on Sunday....
00:48, 06/09/2019

Parched India awaits monsoon rains as reservoirs begin to run dry Millions of Indians are desperately awaiting overdue monsoon rains as they struggle to secure drinking water amid a heat wave that is rapidly drying up reservoirs and sending temperatures soaring acro...
11:00, 06/03/2019

Deadly Monsoon Rains Cause Chaos in India's Financial Capital India’s financial capital was shut down Tuesday with businesses forced to close after the heaviest rains in a decade flooded the city, stopping trains, diverting flights and killing at least 27 people...
04:00, 07/02/2019

Monsoon covers half of India, to accelerate crop sowing India's annual monsoon rains have covered nearly half of the country and conditions are favorable for further advancement into the central and western parts this week, a weather department official sa...
04:48, 06/24/2019

British Land mounts legal bid to derail Monsoon rescue The FTSE 100 property company British Land is pursuing a legal challenge against a rescue restructuring of Monsoon Accessorize, the latest in a series of battles between high street landlords and stru...
21:36, 09/05/2019

Diet For Diabetics: 5 Low-GI, Monsoon Fruits That May Regulate Blood Sugar Monsoon Fruits For Diabetics: Diabetics must carefully select fruits to be included in their daily diet, from the low end of the Glycaemic Index spectrum. Fortunately, there are number of low GI......
17:36, 08/12/2019