The flood fury in Jammu and Kashmir has worsened due to heavy rain over the past four days. 100 people have died so far and continuing rain and flooding has hampered the efforts to retrieve the bodies.
Landslides triggered by heavy rains killed at least 12 people overnight in Nepal, including nine members of the same family who were buried alive when their home collapsed, eyewitnesses and police said Friday.
The number of people dying of cholera outbreak has reached 27 in South Sudanese capital of Juba with suspected cases turning more than double from 395 cases last week to 892, the UN humanitarian agency said Saturday.
The northern electricity grid suffered a load loss of 8,000 MW, including 3,500 MW in the national capital, during a fierce storm in the region yesterday and power supplies are gradually being restored.