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  1. News - China

    Flood kills 76 in Fushun

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 04:58pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Chinese state media say a river flood triggered by torrential rains has killed 76 in a northeastern city. The official Xinhua News Agency said a memorial service was held on Saturday in the city of Fushun for the victims. It says another 88 people remained missing as of Friday. It quotes Fushun mayor Luan Qingwei as saying the flood was the worst ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1299140/flood-kills-76-fushun
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Guangdong braced for flood danger Guangdong authorities are on alert for another severe rainstorm in central and southern parts of the province amid fears of flooding. The provincial military command has already held meetings with other government departments to co-ordinate precautionary flood ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1258021/talking-points
  3. News - Asia

    Briefs, February 7, 2013

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by VARIOUS

    ... for the presidency. AFP   Death toll at 29 fromflooding in Pakistan PESHAWAR- A Pakistani official says flash floods following torrential rains in the northwest this week have killed 29 people. A spokesman for the disaster management authority in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province said most of the casualties died when their homes collapsed. Adnan Khan says 75 people were also reported injured in the floods. He says ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1144825/briefs-february-7-2013
  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Heavy rain kills 34 in Pakistan

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 06:30pm by AFP

    ... official Shahid Hasan Malik. Pakistan has suffered devastating monsoon floods for the last three years, including the worst in its history in 2010 when catastrophic inundations killed almost 1,800 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1144649/heavy-rain-kills-34-pakistan
  5. News - Asia

    Briefs, September 11, 2012

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... more injured in torrential rains and flash floods that have wreaked havoc in Pakistan over the past three days. Heavy monsoon rains that started last week have destroyed more than 1,600 houses ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1033653/briefs-september-11-2012
  6. News - World - ITALY

    Genoa bureaucracy blasted as unprepared for latest flood disaster

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:38am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Rome Despite repeated warnings of possible disaster, port city unprepared for deadly chaos Bureaucracy blasted as floods ravage Genoa again Italy reacted with shock and outrage at the chronic bureaucratic and planning failures laid bare after severe flooding hit the northwestern city of Genoa, killing one man and leaving the streets of the medieval port city buried in mud ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1614790/genoa-bureaucracy-blasted-unprepared-latest-flood-disaster
  7. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Jakarta to be protected from flooding by 8km, US$263 million sea wall

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 05:13am by Reuters

    ... to protect businesses and homes from flooding. Last year's rainy season brought Jakarta to a standstill, causing a river in the city to breach its banks and swamp the central business district, leaving thousands stranded. The flooding in January last year caused US$580 million in damage and the repair work is still taking place. Almost 50 people lost their lives and about 20,000 people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1613315/jakarta-be-protected-flooding-8km-us263-million-sea-wall
  8. News - Hong Kong - RIGHTS

    Flood of responses crashes discrimination law website

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 04:02am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com Consultation on review of legislation extended to end of month due to 'intense public interest' after more than 5,000 submissions received Flood of responses crashes discrimination law website The deadline for submissions on a controversial review of Hong Kong's discrimination law has been extended to the end ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1610980/flood-responses-crashes-discrimination-law-website
  9. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    iPhone 6 resellers lose out as Hong Kong supplies flood mainland markets

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:42am by He Huifeng and Nectar Gan

    ... He Huifeng and Nectar Gan iPhone resellers lose big as HK supplies flood in Dealers in the mainland's grey market for smartphones say they have lost heavily by betting on Apple's new iPhone 6. They blame an abundant supply from Hong Kong and other overseas sources for bringing down prices. In Beijing's Zhongguancun district, a 16GB iPhone 6 sold for between 6,000 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1599780/iphone-6-resellers-lose-out-hong-kong-supplies-flood-mainland-markets
  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Dammed if they do…Pakistan's dykes are making flooding worse, not better, experts warn

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:09am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Extensive system of dams are making Pakistan's flooding problems worse, not better, experts say Flooding: dammed if you do… Energy-starved Pakistan relies on a multitude of dams and barrages to prevent Himalayan rivers from flooding and help meet its power needs, but a failure to prevent disaster four years running is making some experts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1597597/dammed-if-they-dopakistans-dykes-are-making-flooding-worse-not-better

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