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  1. News - Asia - INDIA/PAKISTAN

    Rescuers evacuate tens of thousands in Indian Kashmir as flood waters recede

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 05:35pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New Delhi Officials 'overwhelmed' by scale of flood disaster in Kashmir Valley Flood waters started receding in Indian Kashmir on Wednesday, giving rescue teams ... at least 450 people in India and Pakistan and cut off more than one million people from basic services. “Finally the flood water levels are receding. Now our teams will be able to enter some ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1589433/rescuers-evacuate-thousands-indian-kashmir-floods-recede
  2. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Floods threaten Pakistan’s cotton fields, Srinagar ‘drowned completely’

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 09:48pm by AFP

    ... in Indian Kashmir has "drowned completely" under water, a senior official said yesterday, with the floods now affecting about two million people in neighbouring Pakistan and threatening ... earner. This year's floods in Indian Kashmir are the deadliest in the territory in 50 years and up to 100,000 people are cut off in the mountainous region. The waters are beginning to recede, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1591185/floods-threaten-pakistans-cotton-fields-srinagar-drowned-completely
  3. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Anger mounts in Indian Kashmir at slow pace of flood rescue efforts

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:53am by Reuters

    ... yesterday in Indian Kashmir even as flood waters receded, revealing the full extent of the devastation in the Himalayan region, including neighbouring Pakistan, officials said. The floods ... of Srinagar, the capital of Indian Kashmir, lay under water with many people crowded into relief camps. Their misery has added to the problems of the administration in the Muslim-majority region, where ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1591874/anger-mounts-indian-kashmir-slow-pace-flood-rescue-efforts
  4. News - Asia - WEATHER

    More than 300 die in landslides and floods in India and Pakistan

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 03:23am by AP

    ... said the spreading water that had overflowed from the Jhelum River was moving too fast to allow boats to reach many people stranded in Srinagar. In many neighbourhoods in the city, the water ... colleges and offices have been shut, and electricity and drinking water supplies have been limited. In Pakistan, 103 people had died in the eastern province of Punjab from the collapse of houses, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1587351/more-300-die-landslides-and-floods-india-and-pakistan
  5. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Over 200 dead as India and Pakistan are hit hard by monsoon floods

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:18am by AP

    ... monsoon season has struck hard across the region, leaving people to wade through rushing water in towns and villages across Pakistan and in Indian-controlled areas of Kashmir, where authorities ... affected because of rains and floods," he said. He said the army was evacuating people from affected areas. Rizwan Naseer, the director general of rescue services in Punjab, said the waters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1586735/over-200-dead-india-and-pakistan-are-hit-hard-monsoon-floods
  6. News - Asia - DISASTER

    109 killed and scores missing as storms cause landslides in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 04:09pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Kathmandu Monsoon landslides and flooding kill at least 109 The death toll from landslides and flooding triggered by torrential monsoon rains in Nepal and northern India climbed to at least 109 yesterday as tides of water, mud and rocks swept away houses. Incessant rain has displaced thousands of people in the scenic Himalayan region, reviving memories of a deadly deluge last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1574918/53-killed-and-scores-missing-storms-cause-landslides-nepal
  7. News - Asia

    Desperation in Tacloban, city at eye of storm, as food and water run short

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 05:46am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tacloban The Philippines struggles to deal with the devastation caused by typhoon Haiyan as the bodies pile up and survivors search for food and water It's ... have no food, we need water and other things to survive." After half a day's work, he had filled a bag with an assortment of essentials including packs of spaghetti, cans of beer, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1352935/desperation-tacloban-city-eye-storm-food-and-water-run-short
  8. News - China - DISASTER

    Hainan villagers weren't warned how devastating superstorm Rammasun would be

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:53am by Keira Lu Huang

    ... not higher than our waists,'' said a man who quickly gave his name as Chen, as he yelled to neighbours to bring more things to burn. "We were prepared for the wind, but not the water ... fellow villagers to safety, the car stalled in water. Seven of the passengers walked through the water, hand in hand. Fu died after he was blown into the waves. "If I'd known ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1570058/hainan-villagers-werent-warned-how-devastating-superstorm-rammasun-would
  9. News - China - WEATHER

    Severe damage and casualties as Super Typhoon Rammasun pummels southern China

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 07:01am by Andrea Chen, Patrick Boehler

    ... "red" typhoon alert for the first time this year. More than 334,000 homes in Hainan lost power and nearly all water supply in the capital Haikou was cut off, mainland media reported. "The ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1555950/super-typhoon-rammasun-hit-southern-china-friday
  10. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Weekend washout likely as Rammasun approaches

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by Johnny Tam

    ... swells are expected. "People are advised not to engage in water sports and to stay away from the shoreline," Observatory senior scientific officer Dr Lee Tsz-cheung said. Winds were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555848/weekend-washout-likely-rammasun-approaches

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