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Indonesian capital braces for floods as sluice gates opened
  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 21:41

Torrential rain has caused floods and landslides in satellite cities around the Indonesian capital, with authorities warning that floods could hit Jak...

City Harvest case, flash floods tabled for Parliament sitting
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 02:28

HOME Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam will state the Government's position on the City Harvest court ruling when Parliament sits on Monday. ...

Two confirmed dead after flash floods in Waitakere Ranges
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 15:27

Two people are dead after being swept away in a swollen river in the Waitakere Ranges.In a statement police said they understood a group of five peopl...

Indonesian residents urged to anticipate tidal floods during supermoon
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:43

The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency has warned residents living in coastal areas of tidal floods or rising sea levels during a supermoo...

French floods: Seine river reaches peak in flood-hit Paris
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 16:12

The river rises to 5.84m (19.2ft) following weeks of rainfall that have forced people to evacuate. BBC News - World

Paris braces for floods as Seine reaches new high
  • Sun, 28 Jan 2018 14:33

Paris was on high alert Saturday as the swollen Seine continued to creep higher, with forecasters warning the river could stay high throughout next we...

Paris readies for floods as Seine surges higher
  • Sat, 27 Jan 2018 10:14

The River Seine has burst its banks in places, and is expected to reach its peak this weekend. BBC News - World

LATEST IMAGES: Paris floods as River Seine rises to new heights
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 14:32

The River Seine is still rising in Paris and it makes for spectacular images. Here are a selection of the latest. The Local

A natural remedy for the Danube's destructive floods
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:56

Undoing man-made changes can help protect communities and eco-systems. News | Euronews RSS

Floods, storms, snow and ice hit France as January gloom drags on
  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:32

Weather forecasters warned of violent winds, snow and ice in the east and south of France on Saturday and Sunday. The whole country will be under clou...

North west floods: Stormont stalemate hits flood scheme
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:22

A financial support scheme for flood-hit farms cannot go ahead until an agriculture minister is in place. BBC News - Northern Ireland

North west floods: Families still unable to return home
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:22

Some families are unable to return to their homes almost five months after flooding devastated parts of the North West. BBC News - Northern Ireland

California Residents Recount Harrowing Floods and Mudslides
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:31

Santa Barbara County residents say the rushing waters and mud that swept away dozens of homes Tuesday sounded like a freight train. Photo: Getty Image...

Warming puts millions more at risk from river floods: Study
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 22:32

BERLIN: Scientists say millions more people around the world are threatened by river floods in coming decades due to climate change.... WN.com - Inte...

Why are there fewer fish? Southeast Asia’s poor suffer as Chinese money floods Mekong River, depleting resources
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:08

Cambodian fisherman Sles Hiet has lived at the mercy of the Mekong: a massive river that feeds tens of millions but is under threat from the Chinese d...

Canada's East Coast mops up after 'weather bomb' floods roads, batters buildings
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 10:31

Fri, Jan 5: The powerful nor'easter that batter our region for more than a day has finally moved on but it didn't depart without leaving some ...

Flash floods, and landslides kill over 100 in Philippines storm
  • Mon, 25 Dec 2017 06:22

A tropical storm unleashed devastating floods and landslides in southern Philippines, killing at least 123 as it swept away residents and left communi...

From traffic jams to floods, can Indonesia's 'Big Durian' be fixed?
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 22:15

The 120-km round trip takes three and a half hours on a good day. Last month, the mother-of-two sprained both ankles falling down some stairs at home ...

UK floods: 70 people and horses rescued in Lancashire
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:18

Lancaster and Galgate were the worst affected places as bad weather hit the UK. BBC News - England

Heavy rain causes flash floods at Yishun, Mandai Road
  • Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:33

SINGAPORE: A heavy downpour on Saturday afternoon caused flash floods at Yishun and along Mandai Road, said national water agency PUB. In warned in a ...

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