Showing posts with label floods. Show all posts
Showing posts with label floods. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Emergency declared at Brazilian state of Minas Gerais due to heavy rainfalls

 

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 Heavy rainstorms have left at least 138 cities in a state of emergency in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais due to floods, landslides and damages to the infrastructure. 

Sunday, January 09, 2022

Over 40 killed, many displaced as heavy rains, snowfall hit Pakistan - China.org.cn

Over 40 killed, many displaced as heavy rains, snowfall hit Pakistan


As Pakistan is going through its first spell of heavy rainfall and snow of the new year, the country has reported more than 41 deaths with hundreds of people displaced and many houses damaged, Pakistani officials said on Saturday.

Saturday, January 08, 2022

16 Die of Harsh Weather-Related Incidents in Pakistan - Tasnim News Agency

Weather-Related Incidents in Pakistan


(Tasnim) – Incidents related to harsh weather across Pakistan have killed at least 16 people and injured several others since Friday evening, local media reported on Saturday.

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

24,000 Evacuated, Two Dead In Indonesian Floods - UrduPoint

Indonesian Floods


About 24,000 people have been evacuated and two children killed in floods on Indonesia's Sumatra island, officials said Tuesday, with environmental campaigners blaming deforestation for worsening the disaster.

Friday, November 05, 2021

Deadly Flash Floods Ravage Indonesian Island

 

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 Indonesian rescuers combed through rubble in search of survivors Friday, November 5, after flash floods ravaged Java Island, killing at least eight people. 

Friday, October 29, 2021

Sicily floods: Stay at home warning as Cyclone Apollo hits - BBC News

Cyclone Apollo

Streets were flooded and train lines blocked as Cyclone Apollo approached the Italian island of Sicily on Friday, after a week of deadly storms.

Monday, October 25, 2021

Forecasters Say California Storm Could Bring 'Historic' Rain - VOA

California Storm

A powerful storm roared ashore Sunday in Northern California, flooding highways, toppling trees and causing mud flows in areas burned bare by recent fires as forecasters predict record-breaking rainfall.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Floods, landslides kill more than 100 in India and Nepal | Al Jazeera

More than 100 people have died in several days of significant flooding and devastating landslides that have swept away roads and houses in India and Nepal, officials say, with dozens more missing.

Monday, October 11, 2021

China floods: Nearly 2 million displaced in Shanxi province - BBC News

China floods


More than 1.76 million people have been affected by severe flooding in China's northern Shanxi province, according to local media.

Monday, September 20, 2021

Burundi floods: Lake Tanganyika's water levels rise - BBC News

Lake Tanganyika

Natural disasters have forced more than 100,000 people to flee their homes in Burundi in recent years, the Save the Children charity says.

Thursday, September 02, 2021

Weakened Cyclone Ida Floods New York Subway, Some Train Services Suspended - UrduPoint

Cyclone Ida Floods New York Subway

 (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 02nd September, 2021) The weakened Cyclone Ida that reached New York on Wednesday has heavily inundated some parts of the city, including the subway, causing suspension of train services on some lines, a Sputnik correspondent reported.

Weather disasters increase five-fold in 50 years: WMO - China.org.cn

Weather disasters increase five-fold in 50 years: WMO

The number of weather-related disasters has increased by five times over the past 50 years, the latest report by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Wednesday.

Monday, August 16, 2021

Death toll from floods climbs to 62 in north Turkey - China.org.cn

Death toll from floods climbs to 62 in north Turkey

The death toll from severe floods and mudslides in the Black Sea region of Turkey has climbed to 62, the country's emergency and disaster agency said on Sunday.

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