Wednesday, July 28, 2021

floods

Typhoon In-fa forces closure of Shanghai airports

The storm hit as central China is still reeling from record flooding that has made more than a million homeless.

Flooding in London after heavy rainstorms

Londoners are saying they have never seen such flooding before.

India rescuers hunt for survivors as monsoon toll hits 76

More than half of the deaths occurred in hard-hit Raigad, south of Mumbai, where landslides buried dozens of houses, killing 47 and with another 53 feared trapped under layers of mud.

Thousands evacuated as floods submerge subway trains in central China cities

More than a dozen cities have been affected with main roads forced to close and flights cancelled.

Europe reels from worst floods in years as death toll nears 130

Some parts of western Europe received up to two months' worth of rainfall in two days on soil that was already near saturation.

More than 33 dead and dozens missing in record German floods

Police helicopters and hundreds of soldiers have been deployed to help stranded residents, many waiting on their rooftops to be rescued.

Floods swamp harvest festival at Sarawak longhouses

With their crops gone and food short in supply, the Kenyah community braces for a difficult season.

NZ military called in as hundreds flee floods

Authorities have issued a rare 'red' weather warning and declared a state of emergency in the Canterbury region.

More flood victims evacuated in Sabah, Sarawak

Over 5,000 people from the two states have been relocated to relief centres.

Over 1,000 affected by severe floods in northern Sarawak

Many have been evacuated while homes and even a bridge have been carried away.

Over 160 dead in Indonesia, East Timor floods

Dozens more are still missing and thousands have been left homeless.

Flash floods kill dozens in Indonesia and East Timor

Indonesia’s weather agency said a tropical cyclone is approaching, warning that it could bring yet more rain, strong waves, and high winds.

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