Mumbai streets deserted as India's biggest city braces for cyclone
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Bracing for the first ever cyclone to hit Mumbai in living memory, people in India's most populous metropolis stayed off the streets and scrambled to protect their homes before the torrential rains and gale-force winds struck.
Tropical storm Cristobal strengthens as it moves towards Mexico: NHC
(Reuters) - Tropical storm Cristobal strengthened a little as it moved slowly south-eastward toward the coast of Mexico early on Wednesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage
SYDNEY/TAIPEI (Reuters) - Airlines, airports and insurers across Asia are bracing for the prospect of unusually high damage as the region's tropical storm season begins, as hundreds of aircraft grounded by the coronavirus pandemic can't be moved easily.
U.S. oil companies monitor Gulf of Mexico storm
HOUSTON (Reuters) - U.S. oil companies are monitoring the first tropical storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season to threaten the offshore oil patch in the U.S.-regulated northern Gulf of Mexico.
As crops fail, Indonesia's Sumba seeks lifeline in weaving, fishing
HAMBA PRAING, Indonesia (Reuters) - On Indonesia's Sumba island, the motifs displayed on traditional textiles produced by its weavers often depict animals, including the area's famed Sandalwood breed of horses.
Tropical storm Cristobal forms near Campeche, Mexico
(Reuters) - Tropical storm Cristobal, the third named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, has formed near Campeche, Mexico, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday.
India starts evacuating parts of west coast as cyclone approaches Mumbai
MUMBAI (Reuters) - India began evacuating people from low-lying areas in and around Mumbai ahead of a cyclone that is expected to hit the country's west coast on Wednesday, officials said.
Depression Three to soon become tropical storm, says NHC
(Reuters) - Tropical Depression Three located in the Gulf of Mexico is expected to strengthen to a tropical storm by Monday night or Tuesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
Tropical Depression Three forms in Bay of Campeche, Mexico: NHC
(Reuters) - Tropical Depression Three has formed in the Bay of Campeche, Mexico, and is expected to strengthen and bring heavy rainfall to parts of the country, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday.
UK experiences sunniest calendar month on record in May: Met Office
LONDON (Reuters) - Last month was the United Kingdom's sunniest calendar month on record, the Met Office said on Monday, beating a previous record set in 1957.
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