South Asia and Beyond

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Zimbabwe Declares El Nino-induced Drought National Disaster

HARARE: Zimbabwe has declared a state of disaster over a devastating drought that’s sweeping across much of southern Africa, with the country’s president saying it needs $2 billion for humanitarian assistance. The declaration was expected following similar actions by neighboring Zambia and Malawi, where drought linked to the El Nino weather phenomenon has scorched crops, […]Read More