Thousands marooned in coastal areas seek aid

Thousands marooned in coastal areas seek aid

A total of 28 government-built houses were handed over to the homeless near the coastal embankment road east of Moulvibazar in Hnila union, which have now all been flooded Dhaka Tribune Fish, crab farms washed away in Khulna, Bagerhat The authorities are working to increase support for the flood-affected people of the coastal districts, mainly […]

125 dead as heavy rain triggers floods, landslides in India

125 dead as heavy rain triggers floods, landslides in India

NDRF personnel rescuing stranded villagers from low lying areas flooded after heavy monsoon rains in Chiplun district of Maharashtra on July 23, 2021 AFP At least 42 people died after landslides flattened most homes in the Taliye village, ┬ásoutheast of the financial capital of Mumbai Rescue teams in India struggled through thick sludge and debris […]

Landslides kill 36 in India, dozens missing

Landslides kill 36 in India, dozens missing

Thirty-six people have been killed in landslides caused by monsoon rains in western India, authorities said Friday. As many as 40 others were missing after the three separate landslides on Thursday evening in the Raigad district of Maharashtra state, south of India’s financial capital Mumbai. “At least 35 to 40 people are still trapped, we […]

25 die in China landslides, floods after record rain

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Residents wade through floodwaters on a flooded road amid heavy rainfall in Zhengzhou, Henan province, China July 20, 2021 Reuters Around 200,000 residents were evacuated in Zhengzhou At least 25 people have died after torrential rains caused landslides and flooded a city in central China, with shocking images showing passengers struggling against chest-high water inside […]