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Flash floods in Jordan kill 11

Amman, Nov 10 (IANS) At least 11 people have been killed in flash floods unleashed by heavy rain in Jordan and more than 3,700 tourists …

Flash floods kill 6 in France

Paris, Oct 15 (IANS) At least six people have been killed by flash floods in France’s Aude region, authorities said on Monday. Officials said that …

Floods kill 6 on Spanish island

Madrid, Oct 10 (IANS) At least six people have died in heavy flooding after torrential rain and fierce storms hit Spain’s Mallorca island, emergency services …

7 die in Iran floods

Tehran, Oct 6 (IANS) Heavy rains in the northern and northwestern parts of Iran over the past two days claimed at least seven lives. The …

Over 100 killed in Nigeria floods

Abuja, Sep 17 (IANS) Over 100 people have died and thousands have been displaced in floods in Nigeria, authorities said. The National Emergency Management Agency …

14 killed in Vietnam floods

Hanoi, Sep 4 (IANS) Flash floods and landslides caused by downpours in Vietnam since late last week have killed at least 14 people, officials said …

5 killed in China floods

Beijing, Sep 2 (IANS) At least five people were killed and 16 others missing after floods lashed China’s Yunnan province on Sunday, authorities said. The …

417 dead in Kerala floods, 36 missing

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 24 (IANS) Heavy rains and unprecedented floods in Kerala have claimed 417 lives and 36 people are still missing, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan …

Kerala floods man-made: Congress

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 22 (IANS) The Congress on Wednesday said that the floods in Kerala, the worst in a century, were man-made and due to faulty …