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Explainer: Why Zimbabwe faces worst power cuts in three years

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HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe is experiencing its worst power cuts in three years, lasting up to 10 hours daily in some areas and threatening mining output in one of the world’s biggest platinum and gold producers. FILE PHOTO: Student Rutendo Madziva reads by candlelight during an electrical power cut in Marondera, Zimbabwe, May 14, 2019. Read More

Mozambique needs $3.2 billion for post-cyclone reconstruction: local media

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FILE PHOTO: Buildings damaged during Cyclone Kenneth are seen from the air in a village north of Pemba, Mozambique, May 1, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings MAPUTO (Reuters) – Mozambique will need about $3.2 billion in aid to rebuild infrastructure destroyed by two recent cyclones, government officials were quoted by local media as saying. The southern African Read More

Liquefied natural gas imports limited price spikes in New England this winter

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May 13, 2019 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Natural Gas Intelligence and GenscapeNote: Includes daily natural gas sendout from Everett LNG, TGP Distrigas receipt, Northeast Gateway, and Canaport. During winter 2018–2019, imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at terminals serving New England played an important role in moderating natural gas prices in the Read More

India’s Modi flies over cyclone-ravaged east, promises millions to rebuild

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BHUBANESWAR, India (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi saw for himself the damage wreaked by a powerful cyclone on Monday, pledging an extra 10 billion rupees ($144.19 million) to the hardest-hit state of Odisha where hundreds of thousands returned home from shelters. People walk past damaged trees following Cyclone Fani in Puri district in Read More

India cyclone kills at least 33, hundreds of thousands homeless

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PURI, India (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of people were left homeless after a cyclone packing winds of about 200 km per hour slammed into eastern India, ripping out tin roofs and destroying power and telecom lines, officials said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO – A damaged warehouse is pictured following Cyclone Fani in Puri district Read More

Cyclone kills 12 in India as it barrels towards Bangladesh

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At least 12 people have been killed by the strongest cyclone to hit India in five years. Cyclone Fani hit the eastern Odisha state, before moving northeastwards into Bangladesh where more than a million people have been moved to safety. The cyclone lost some of its power after hitting land and was downgraded to a Read More

Cyclone hits Bangladesh after battering India, mass evacuations save lives

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DHAKA/BHUBANESWAR, India (Reuters) – The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state, before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladesh on Saturday where four more people died although more than a million had been moved to safety. Cars are damaged by an uprooted tree in a residential area Read More

Cyclone Fani kills at least 12 in India before swiping Bangladesh

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BHUBANESWAR, India/DHAKA (Reuters) – The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state, before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladesh on Saturday where more than a million people have been moved to safety. Cars are damaged by an uprooted tree in a residential area following Cyclone Fani in Read More

‘Three dead’ and more than a million evacuated as Cyclone Fani hits India

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Three people are reported to have died and more than a million have been relocated after Cyclone Fani made landfall on India’s east coast. The tropical cyclone, a grade 5 storm, has lashed the state of Odisha with 127mph winds and heavy rain. It has brought down trees and power lines and “extensively” damaged the Read More

Cyclone slams into Indian temple town, Bangladesh braces with evacuation order

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BHUBANESWAR, India/ DHAKA (Reuters) – A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, damaging houses in the tourist town of Puri and wounding 160 people after a million people were moved into storm shelters. Trees were uprooted, power and telecom lines snapped as Tropical Cyclone Fani, the strongest storm to hit India in five years, Read More