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Aug 10, 2018
French rescuers rescue 750 campers amid flash floods in Gard region; one person reported missingAfter a hot spell, flash flooding hit the northern part of the Gard region, turning the Ceze and L'Ardeche rivers into churning waterways that quickly spilled out of their banks. Nearby regions - all part of the verdant and mountainous Cevennes - also were hit with flooding.
Aug 07, 2018
Nepal landslide kills woman, seven children; army and police personnel continue search for survivors in Bheri areaThe landslide victims were aged between three and eleven years. Residents of Terai, a low lying region bordering India, have been warned to beware of floods
Jul 11, 2018
Eleven killed as heavy rains lead to floods and landslides in Uttarakhand; schools shut amid thunderstorm warmingsMonsoon-led heavy rains are have wreaked havoc in Uttrakhand as seven people have been reported killed in rain-related incidents in the capital city of Dehradun alone.
Jun 30, 2018
Flash floods in Jammu kill three people, damage nearly dozen houses and wash away cattle; officials issue advisoryNearly a dozen 'kacha' houses were also damaged in floods while cattle were perished in different districts over the past three days.
Jun 29, 2018
J&K Police sets up 24x7 flood helpline as heavy rains lash parts of state; flash-floods, landslides reportedThe Jammu and Kashmir Police also said that the Anantnag district of south Kashmir faces an increased threat of a flood-like situation
Dec 25, 2017
Tropical Storm Tembin hits Philippines: Christmas sees thousands take refuge in shelters, flash floods kill over 100Thousands of villagers in the southern Philippines spent their Christmas morning in emergency shelters today as the region dealt with the aftermath of one of the deadliest storms to hit the country this year.
Nov 22, 2017
Athens flash floods: 21 dead; one missing as water engulfs areas of Greece's capitalThe death toll from flash floods near Athens last week has risen to 21, with one more person still missing
Oct 20, 2017
Congress hits back at Narendra Modi over his Kedarnath shrine redevelopment remarksCongress on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being "arrogant" over his remarks on the redevelopment of the Kedarnath shrine.
Sep 09, 2017
Hurricane Irma weakens to Category 4 storm after making landfall in Cuba while heading for FloridaHurricane Irma weakened slightly to a Category 4 storm on early Saturday, according to the US National Hurricane Center, after making landfall hours earlier in Cuba
Aug 19, 2017
Flash floods in South Asia kill 600, displace 1,00,000 as rescue and relief operations continueNearly 600 people have died and millions have been affected by monsoon floods in South Asia, officials said, as relief and rescue operations continued.