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Mar 17, 2019
Flash floods in Indonesia’s Papua province kills 42, injures 21; disaster management body says evacuations underwayThe floods in Indonesia's Sentani, near the provincial capital of Jayapura, were triggered by torrential rain and subsequent landslides on Saturday, and also left 21 people injured.
Oct 27, 2018
Jordan flood: Toll rises to 21, helicopters and teams with sniffer dogs continue search for survivorsArray
Oct 26, 2018
18 killed as Jordan flash flood sweeps away students, teachers visiting hot springs near Dead SeaFlash floods unleashed by heavy rains swept away middle school students and teachers visiting hot springs near the Dead Sea on Thursday, killing 18 and injuring 35 as the torrent carried some for several kilometers, a civil defence official said.
Sep 24, 2018
Himachal Pradesh: Two dead as heavy rains trigger flash floods; officials issue high alert for Kullu districtAccording to officials, people residing in low-lying areas in Himachal Pradesh, especially in Kangra, Chamba, Kullu and Mandi districts, are being evacuated.
Sep 15, 2018
Arunachal Pradesh flash flood: Toll rises to four, two still missing; search and rescue operations underwayWith the recovery of one more body from neighbouring Assam, the toll in flash floods of Arunachal Pradesh has mounted to four while two others are still missing, an official said Saturday.
Aug 25, 2018
Kerala, After The Flood: 2018 deluge less intense than 1924; illegal quarrying, deforestation worsened situationKerala's once-in-a-lifetime rainfall was 2,378 mm over 88 days, four times more than normal – but 30 percent less and spread over 61 days more than the deluge of 1924
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.