Post Tagged with: "Floods"

Monsoon flooding kills 12, displace thousands in India

November 4, 2017 12:43 pm
Monsoon flooding kills 12, displace thousands in India

Indian men stand beside a makeshift bund made of litter built by residents to stop the flow of rain water in their area after heavy monsoon rains in Chennai, India, on November 03, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Thousands of people took refuge in relief camps as torrential monsoon rains flooded […]

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Monsoon flooding kills 12, displace thousands in India

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Monsoon flooding kills 12, displace thousands in India

Indian men stand beside a makeshift bund made of litter built by residents to stop the flow of rain water in their area after heavy monsoon rains in Chennai, India, on November 03, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Thousands of people took refuge in relief camps as torrential monsoon rains flooded […]

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Floods, landslides kill 37 in Vietnam, 40 missing

October 12, 2017 6:03 am
Floods, landslides kill 37 in Vietnam, 40 missing

This picture, from the Vietnam News Agency, taken on October 11, 2017, shows a man (R) walking with his motorcycle through a flooded area in the central province of Nghe An, in Vietnam. (Via AFP) At least 37 people were killed and another 40 went missing as floods and landslides […]

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About 1.5 million homes and businesses in US cities of Florida and Georgia without power after Hurricane Irma

September 15, 2017 3:23 pm
About 1.5 million homes and businesses in US cities of Florida and Georgia without power after Hurricane Irma

Trees and powerlines blown down by Hurricane Irma continue to block streets September 15, 2017 in Marathon, Florida. (Photo by AFP) About 1.5 million homes and businesses in Florida and Georgia remained without power on Friday after Hurricane Irma, including 46 of Florida’s nearly 700 nursing homes caught in the […]

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Hurricane Irma’s death toll rises to 22 in US; millions without power

September 13, 2017 5:00 pm
Hurricane Irma’s death toll rises to 22 in US; millions without power

A beached speedboat lies among debris in the Baie Nettle area of Marigot on Saint Martin island on September 12, 2017, after it was devastated by Hurricane Irma. (Photo by AFP) Hurricane Irma has killed at least 22 people in the United States with at least 12 of them in […]

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More than 50 arrested for looting in Miami during Hurricane Irma: Police

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More than 50 arrested for looting in Miami during Hurricane Irma: Police

A person visits a store that doesn’t have electricity two days after Hurricane Irma passed through the area on September 12, 2017 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by AFP) Police in the US city of Miami have arrested more than 50 people on suspicion of looting during and after Hurricane Irma, […]

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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma caused $200 billion in damage: Moody’s Analytics Report

September 12, 2017 8:31 pm
Hurricanes Harvey, Irma caused $200 billion in damage: Moody’s Analytics Report

Electrical workers restore wires in Orange as Texas slowly moves toward recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, on September 7, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Hurricanes Harvey and Irma might have caused up to $200 billion in damage to the US states of Texas and Florida, similar to the costs […]

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Floridians return to storm-battered homes as Irma flooding spreads

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Floridians return to storm-battered homes as Irma flooding spreads

Justin Hand navigates storm surge flood waters from Hurricane Irma along the St. Johns River on Sept. 11, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by AFP) Storm-shocked Floridians returned to shattered homes on Monday as the remnants of Hurricane Irma pushed inland, leaving more than half of all state residents without […]

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Hurricane Irma takes aim at central Florida, leaves trail of destruction

September 11, 2017 9:05 am
Hurricane Irma takes aim at central Florida, leaves trail of destruction

A huge wave breaks near the Morro Castle in Havana, on September 10, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Hurricane Irma took aim at heavily populated areas of central Florida on Monday as it carved a path of destruction through the state with high winds and storm surges that left millions without […]

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Heavy rain, floods leave 6 dead in Italy

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Heavy rain, floods leave 6 dead in Italy

An aerial photo taken and handout by hte Italian Firefighters Department on September 10, 2017 shows the Livorno area flooded after heavy rainstorms. (Via AFP) Torrential rain in Italy triggered flooding that killed at least six people Sunday in the Tuscan port of Leghorn, including a family of four who […]

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