Showing posts with label monsoons. Show all posts
Showing posts with label monsoons. Show all posts

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.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Pre-monsoon heat builds across northern India

heat builds across northern India
Temperatures across central and northern India have been in excess of 40C in recent days, and after a brief respite over the weekend, it could become even hotter during the early to middle part of next week.

Saturday, November 04, 2017

Monsoon Rains Kill 12 in Southern India, Displace Thousands

Monsoon Rains India
Thousands of people took refuge in relief camps as torrential monsoon rains flooded parts of southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, killing at least 12 people this week, the government said Saturday.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Inondations en Asie : 24 millions de personnes menacées

Inondations en Asie
Quelque 24 millions de personnes au Népal, au Bangladesh et en Inde sont menacées par les inondations liées à la mousson, a indiqué mardi à Genève la Fédération internationale des sociétés de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge.

Thursday, August 03, 2017

105 killed, 140 injured as monsoon rains wreak havoc in Pakistan

monsoon rains across Pakistan
At least 105 people were killed and 140 others injured in separate accidents triggered out by the current spell of monsoon rains across Pakistan over the last one month, officials said Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Floods in Thailand's Northeast Kill 23

Floods in Thailand
Heavy rains have brought some of the worst floods for years to Thailand's rural northeast where 23 people have died over the past month, officials said Wednesday.

Monday, July 31, 2017

14 personnes tuées par la foudre en Inde

la foudre a fait à elle seule plusieurs victimes
Lors des intempéries qui se sont abattues sur la côte est de l'Inde, la foudre a fait à elle seule plusieurs victimes.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Monsoon rain kills 17 in Pakistan as flash flood warning issued

Last year in summer, torrential rains left over 200 people dead across Pakistan.
At least 17 people have died and scores of others injured in monsoon rain related incidents across Pakistan as the country issues flash flood warning.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Heatwave builds across northern India and Pakistan

It may happen almost every year at around this time, but a developing heatwave in South Asia is raising concerns about the potential health hazard posed by extreme temperatures.

Monday, August 08, 2016

Geo News : 29 killed as rains play havoc in Pakistan

At least 29 people were killed and scores others went missing as heavy rains lashed Pakistan's south Sindh and southwest Balochistan provinces over the last three days, local Urdu media reported Sunday.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

70 die in rain-related incidents in India

At least 70 people have been killed in rain-related incidents such as lightning, flooding and drowning in India over the past few days, as heavy rains lashed northern and eastern parts of the country, said officials and police Saturday.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Over 100 dead in South Asia monsoon flooding

More than 100 people have been killed in monsoon floods in South Asia, as torrential rain caused chaos in several countries.

Hundreds of thousands of people have been displaced, with many rescued from rising waters and housed in shelters.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Lightning Strikes Kill 66 in India. Authorities say the death tolls are likely to rise

At least 66 people were killed by lightning in India in a 24 hour period Tuesday and Wednesday.

Forty-six deaths were in the northern state of Bihar, where 22 more were left injured. Twenty more were killed in the neighboring state of Uttar Pradesh.

Friday, May 20, 2016

India records its hottest day ever as temperature hits 51C (that's 123.8F)

India records its hottest day ever as temperature hits 51C
A city in India's Rajasthan state has broken the country's temperature records after registering 51C, the highest since records began, the weather office says.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Bangladesh storm leaves dozens dead

A severe Nor'wester has left dozens of people dead, scores injured and a swathe of destruction in a number of Bangladesh districts late Thursday.

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Heatwave continues to sweep across South Asia

A heatwave has been sweeping across South Asia for several weeks, with temperatures remaining at least five degrees Celsius above the seasonal norm. In some areas temperatures have reached nearly 50C.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Al menos nueve muertos y 93.000 afectados por lluvias en noreste de India

Al menos nueve personas murieron y cerca de 93.000 se han visto afectadas por las fuertes lluvias caídas en los últimos días en el estado de Assam, en el noreste de la India, informó hoy la Autoridad de Gestión de Desastres regional (Asdma, en inglés).

Monday, April 04, 2016

Rain, floods kill over 60 people in Pakistan and Afghanistan

A total of 63 people have been killed and hundreds of acres of farmlands have been destroyed by flash floods triggered by torrential rains in northwest Pakistan and Afghanistan, the countries' officials said Sunday.

Sunday, April 03, 2016

Rain, floods kill 36 in north-west Pakistan

A Pakistani national disaster management official says flash floods triggered by torrential rains have killed at least 36 people in the country’s north-west.

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

Heavy rain floods India's Chennai

Another bout of torrential rain has brought disruption to the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, including India’s fourth largest city, Chennai.

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