China Floods

18 killed in China floods

Heavy rains in the central and eastern parts of Jilin province since last week left much of the region inundated, reports Xinhua news agency.

Jul 17, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Heavy floods kill several in China's Hunan province

At least 44 people have been killed or are reported missing in Ningxiang County since June 22.

Jul 07, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
13 killed, 29 missing in heavy rain, floods as Typhoon Megi batters China

13 killed, 29 missing in heavy rain, floods as Typhoon Megi batters China

At least 13 people have been killed and 29 others reported missing in heavy rain and floods in China as Typhoon Megi wrecked havoc destroying crops and causing direct economic losses of USD 829 million.

Oct 01, 2016, 13:23 PM IST

China issues 'red alert' for Typhoon Meranti

China on Wednesday issued the highest "red alert" and cancelled hundreds of flights and trains as it braced for violent gales and heavy rains accompanying Typhoon Meranti, which is expected to hit its southern coast.

Sep 14, 2016, 18:46 PM IST
225 killed or missing in China torrential rains; 2.5 lakh people trapped

225 killed or missing in China torrential rains; 2.5 lakh people trapped

As many as 225 people have been killed or missing in heavy torrential rains and floods that have wreaked havoc in China with about 2.5 lakh people still trapped in the central Hubei Province.

Jul 24, 2016, 09:25 AM IST

13 killed, 13 missing in severe rains in China

 At least 13 people have been killed and 13 others remain missing after heavy rains caused flash floods and landslides across a number of provinces in China.

Jul 20, 2016, 11:03 AM IST