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  1. A man covers himself with a plastic sheet and walks in the rain ahead of Cyclone Amphan landfall

    Cyclone Amphan tears into India, Bangladesh, destroys homes, whips up storm surge

    A powerful cyclone tore into eastern India and Bangladesh on Wednesday (May 20), destroying mud houses and embankments and whipping up a storm ...
  2. Bangladesh is aiming to evacuate more than two million people ahead of Cyclone Amphan

    Mass evacuations for major cyclone in South Asia

    Millions of people were being moved to safety as one of the fiercest cyclones in years barrelled towards India and Bangladesh on Tuesday, but with ...
  3. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Yangon

    'All my dreams are shattered': COVID-19 crushes Asia’s garment industry

    Zarchi Lwin pawned her only two gold bangles for US$140 when the owner of the Myanmar factory where she sewed winter coats for British retailer ...
  4. Bangladesh has prepared a massive makeshift hospital to treat coronavirus patients

    Bangladesh builds mega field hospital as COVID-19 outbreak worsens

    Bangladesh has prepared a huge field hospital in three weeks to treat coronavirus patients in an attempt to fight the intensifying outbreak in the ...