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Summer heat, rain on rise as weather gets trapped

Summer heatwaves and downpours have become more frequent in the northern hemisphere this century, apparently because extreme weather can get trapped for weeks in the same place in a warming world, a study showed. Disruptions to th

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Bahrain on standby for more rains

Authorities in Bahrain are on standby in case of further rains after working round the clock to clear roads following downpours earlier this week, said a top official. Works Ministry public relations and media director Fahad Buall

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Bahrain rains to continue Monday

Bahrain experienced moderate to heavy showers yesterday with the Civil Aviation Affairs Meteorology Directorate officials predicting more rain today. Weather officials said the showers, which started early in the afternoon, brough

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30 accidents as Bahrain roads flood

Thirty accidents were reported within two hours yesterday as motorists struggled to cope with  Bahrain's first major downpour of the year. Flooding was reported across the country with Isa Town, Sanabis, Manama and Riffa

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30 accidents as Bahrain roads flood

Thirty accidents were reported within two hours yesterday as motorists struggled to cope with  Bahrain's first major downpour of the year. Flooding was reported across the country with Isa Town, Sanabis, Manama and Riffa

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Hurricane Isaac zeroes in on New Orleans

  Hurricane Isaac surged ashore in southern Louisiana on Tuesday, packing high winds and heavy rains, and was set to hit New Orleans seven years to the day after Hurricane Katrina devastated the city. Isaac is the first hu

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India's monsoon rains to arrive on time

India's 2012 monsoon rains are likely to hit the southern coast on time on June 1, the weather department said on Tuesday, brightening farm output prospects as farmers can plant crops like cotton and paddy on time and reap good yields. The

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Kohler turns baths into 'singing rooms'

Kohler Company, a global leader in kitchen and bathroom design, said it has launched  StereoStik - a sleek new audio product - in the Middle East for customers who enjoy ‘singing in the rain.’ The StereoStik is designed to furthe

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Bahrain battling floods chaos

Almost an inch of rain soaked Bahrain throughout Tuesday and into yesterday (November 30), causing misery for residents and shopkeepers still coming to terms with the downpour 24 hours later. At the height of flooding water was said to be

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Oman storm kills 9, causes $50m loss

At least nine people in Oman were killed and 200 injured after a tropical storm swept through the Arabian Peninsula state, causing at least $50 million-worth of damage, officials said on Thursday. The storm, which began on Tuesday, flooded

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