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  1. News - China - WEATHER

    Dozens killed as torrential rains lash the south

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:06am by Keith Zhai

    ... likely to continue in the south and that rivers in Guangdong province may hit flood danger levels in the coming week, the China News Service said. Heavy rains have destroyed nearly 10,000 homes ... storms hit the area on Friday, the China News Service said. Heavy downpours caused rivers to overflow their banks and a dam to burst, submerging areas in the north and west of Guizhou province, ...

  2. News - Asia - WEATHER

    2 die as Japan suffers heatwave

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 03:12am by AFP

    ... a river bank. "He is suspected of having a heatstroke," an ambulance worker said. There were unconfirmed reports that the man had been working in rice paddies before collapsing. More ...

  3. News - World - WEATHER

    Flooding in Bosnia causes new landmine danger in Balkans

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:27am by AP

    ... of landmines. Floods washed away river banks and caused landslides that have unearthed minefield warning signs and, in many cases, the unexploded booby traps themselves. As the weapons are carried downstream, countries as far away as Bulgaria and Romania may be at risk, experts warn. Watch: Dozens dead in massive flooding in Bosnia, Serbia Bosnia's tributaries feed the Sava River, which ...

  4. News - China Insider - WEATHER

    Water leaks, flooding in new terminal of Shenzhen airport draw criticism

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 04:38pm by Chris Luo

    ... building experienced large-scale water leakage during Sunday's storms, which wreaked havoc across the Pearl River Delta.  Photos circulating online showed water pouring from the ceilings ...

  5. News - China Insider - WEATHER

    Cold front to bring sharp temperature drops across eastern, central China

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 05:10pm by Chris Luo

    ... to central provinces around the Yangtze River as well as remote provinces including Gansu and Inner Mongolia, the authority said, predicting that the level of wind will be between level four and six ...

  6. News - World - WEATHER

    Six dead, 10,500 homeless after flash flood hits Solomons capital Honiara

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 09:17pm by AFP

    ... The government declared a state of emergency after the city's main river, the Matanikau, burst its banks late on Thursday, sweeping away entire communities, bringing down bridges and inundating ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Cold wet weather to persist but will help disperse pollution: scientists

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 07:09pm by Ernest Kao

    ... come from distant sources. He said it was possible that some of pollution in the last few weeks could have come from the wider Pearl River Delta region. “In the past, northeast monsoons have ...

  8. News - China - WEATHER

    Indonesian volcanic eruptions may cause southern China drought, expert says

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:51am by Adrian Wan

    ... In Malaysia, authorities in Selangor – its most populous province – have started water rationing after  river and reservoir levels reached critical lows. In Singapore, rain fell on just seven days last ...

  9. News - China - WEATHER

    Rains push Heilongjiang’s main river to record high

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 09:44pm by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan in Beijing adrian.wan@scmp.com Local officials ordered to reinforce flood walls along waterway that marks border with Russia Rains push Heilongjiang's main river to record high Flooding in Heilongjiang province showed no sign of easing yesterday as heavy rain lashed areas along the river marking the border between China and Russia, pushing water levels to record ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Temperatures expected to fall over new year

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... stretches of the Yangtze River will see light snow and rain. Much of northern and northwestern China, including Beijing, will see temperatures as low as minus 16 degrees today. In the northeastern ... to Guangdong and up to the Yangtze- will see overcast or rainy weather tomorrow and Monday.   ...




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