Tropical storm Nate has killed 22 people in the Central American nations of Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Honduras as it battered the region with heavy rain ahead of hitting the US mainland later this week, the National Hurricane Centre (NHC) said.Oct 06, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
Until recently, Libya had been a major launching off point for migrants, most of them from African countries, trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe.Sep 14, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
In neighboring Nicaragua, officials reported no casualties but dozens of homes were damaged in low-lying areas.Nov 26, 2016, 01:40 AM IST
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega declared a national emergency to handle both potential disasters.
Tropical Storm Otto strengthened into a hurricane in the Caribbean as it lurched toward Central America, causing three deaths in Panama and prompting coastal evacuations in Costa Rica and Nicaragua.Nov 23, 2016, 06:46 AM IST
A large snake might reach about 30 inches, but most are less than 24 inches.Jul 20, 2016, 14:50 PM IST
US And Cuban officials held another round of talks on migration issues in Havana to further discussions last held in December, but no new agreements were announced to advance the diplomatic thaw begun a year and a half ago by presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro.Jul 15, 2016, 11:10 AM IST