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Canada begins long cleanup after Fiona sweeps homes at sea

Canada begins long cleanup after Fiona sweeps homes at sea

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PORT AUX BASQUES, Newfoundland, September 25 (Reuters) – It will take several months for Canada to restore critical infrastructure after powerful Storm Fiona left an “unprecedented” trail of destruction, officials said on Sunday, as crews were fanning out across five provinces to restore power and clean …

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Storm Fiona hits Canada's east coast, forcing evacuations

Storm Fiona hits Canada’s east coast, forcing evacuations

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, September 24 (Reuters) – Powerful storm Fiona slammed into eastern Canada on Saturday with hurricane-force winds, forcing evacuations, blowing trees and power lines and leaving hundreds thousands of homes and businesses without electricity. The US National Hurricane Center (NHC) said the center of the storm, downgraded to post-tropical cyclone Fiona, was now …

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Hurricane Fiona hits the Turks and Caicos Islands as a Category 3 storm and heads towards Bermuda

Hurricane Fiona hits the Turks and Caicos Islands as a Category 3 storm and heads towards Bermuda

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Hurricane Fiona slammed into the Turks and Caicos Islands as a powerful Category 3 storm on Tuesday, dumping heavy rain and triggering flooding across the Caribbean archipelago after blazing a path of destruction through the Dominican Republic. and Puerto Rico. US officials said the storm claimed four …

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Hurricane Fiona intensifies after hitting the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico

Hurricane Fiona intensifies after hitting the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico/Santo Domingo, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Hurricane Fiona was tracking north on Monday evening after bringing torrential rains and strong winds to the Dominican Republic and causing a total power outage in Porto Neighbor Rico, where at least two people died. The Category 2 hurricane will likely become a Category 3 hurricane …

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Hurricane Fiona makes landfall in Puerto Rico, knocking out power to the island

Hurricane Fiona makes landfall in Puerto Rico, knocking out power to the island

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept 18 (Reuters) – Much of the island of Puerto Rico was without power on Sunday when Hurricane Fiona made landfall, causing severe flooding and landslides before heading to the Dominican Republic, a government agency said. The center of the storm made …

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Traffic, water shortages, now floods: the slow death of the Indian tech hub?

Traffic, water shortages, now floods: the slow death of the Indian tech hub?

Much of Bangalore submerged by recent floods Residents forced to wade waist-deep in water The disruptions raise questions about the city’s future as a tech hub Authorities vow to act, but extreme weather conditions may complicate plans BENGALURU, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Harish Pullanoor spent his weekends in the late 1980s roaming the swamps and …

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