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

Saturday, May 01, 2021

Yemen Officials: Heavy Flooding from Seasonal Rains Kills 13 - FARS

Floods swept through parts of Yemen

(FNA)- Floods swept through parts of Yemen amid heavy seasonal rains, leaving at least 13 people dead, including two children, security officials said Saturday.

Saturday, April 10, 2021

Flooding Planet? About 70% of Antarctic Ice Shelf Risks Collapsing, Study Claims - Sputnik International

About 70% of Antarctic Ice Shelf Risks Collapsing, Study Claims


Ice shelves are critical for keeping the typical Antarctic landscape balanced, as they prevent water from excessively flowing into the oceans, which would cause global sea levels to skyrocket.

Sunday, April 04, 2021

44 dead, 7 missing in Indonesia flash floods

At least 44 people are dead and seven missing after flash floods and landslides swept an island in southern Indonesia on Sunday morning, with the death toll expected to rise, rescue officials said.

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Evacuations ordered in Sydney amid ‘one-in-100-year floods’ | Al Jazeera

Evacuations ordered in Sydney


People in parts of Sydney’s northwest were ordered to flee their houses in the middle of the night on Sunday, as heavy rains continued to batter Australia’s east coast, triggering floods that caused widespread destruction throughout the region.

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Australia warned of 'life threatening' flash floods - BBC News

Australia warned of 'life threatening' flash floods

Emergency authorities in Australia are warning of "life threatening" flash floods as torrential rains batter parts of the country's east coast.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Seven dead as Typhoon Vamco triggers Philippine capital’s worst floods in years | One America News Network

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday ordered government agencies to hasten relief efforts after a powerful typhoon killed at least seven people and unleashed some of the worst flooding in years in the capital Manila.

Sunday, October 25, 2020

UN says 3.6M people affected by floods, landslides in East Africa since June - China.org.cn

Rift Valley lakes


At least 3.6 million people were impacted by floods and landslides across large swathes of East Africa since June, the UN humanitarian agency said on Saturday.

Sunday, October 04, 2020

France rescuers search for missing victims after deadly floods

France rescuers search for missing victims after deadly floods

French authorities have deployed about 1,000 firefighters, four military helicopters and troops to search for at least nine people who are missing after devastating floods from record rains hit a mountainous border region with neighbouring Italy.

Saturday, October 03, 2020

For First Time Venice Deploys Flood Barrier as Storm Drives Up Tide

Venice Deploys Flood Barrier

 Venice deployed its long-delayed flood barriers for the first time on Saturday as forecasters warned that storms could combine with high tides to inundate the city.

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Storm Ianos: Three dead as rare 'medicane' batters Greece

Storm Ianos
Three people have died after a rare storm known as a "medicane" battered parts of Greece, flooding streets and homes and causing electricity outages.

Friday, September 18, 2020

Flooding affects more than 1 million across East Africa

 

Flooding affects more than 1 million across East Africa

Flooding has affected well over a million people across East Africa, another calamity threatening food security on top of a historic locust outbreak and the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Record Flooding Kills 100 in Sudan

Meroe Pyramids
Sudanese authorities have declared a three-month state of emergency after record flooding left over a hundred people dead and tens of thousands homeless.

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Three Gorges Dam hits record levels as flooding continues in China

Three Gorges Dam hits record levels as flooding continues in China
Fear is growing again in China the Three Gorges Dam could be breached as rivers across the country continue to overflow and rise to record levels.

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Indonesia: Jakarta hit with deadly floods

At least nine people have died in the worst flooding to hit Indonesia's capital since 2013. Power has been cut to suburbs across the city of 30 million to avoid further electrocutions.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

10 killed, 11 missing in Vietnam's floods sparked by Typhoon Son Tinh

Typhoon Son Tinh
Heavy rain and flash floods triggered by Typhoon Son Tinh killed 10 people and left 11 others missing in Vietnam's central and northern regions, the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control said on Saturday.

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Death toll in Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters rises to 56

Death toll in Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters rises to 56
The death toll from Nepal's monsoon-induced disasters since the beginning of monsoon season has risen to 56, the Ministry of Home Affairs confirmed on Saturday.

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