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Death toll from Brazil flooding rises to 20

The death toll from heavy rain and flooding that has plagued the northeastern Brazilian state of Bahia since November rose to 20 on Monday, amid incessant torrents that have displaced almost 63,000 ...

Death toll from Brazil flooding rises to 20

14 dead, 70,000 displaced in Malaysian floods

The Malaysian military used boats Tuesday to distribute food to desperate people trapped in their homes after massive floods, as the death toll rose to 14 with over 70,000 displaced

A man sits on the bonnet of a car as he waits to be evacuated by a rescue team in Shah Alam, Selangor on 20 December 2021, as Malaysia faces some of its worst floods for years

Floods in Malaysia displace more than 30,000 people

More than 30,000 people were evacuated from their homes in Malaysia on Sunday as the country battles some of its worst flooding in years

People clean up theier house after it was hit by flood in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia on 19 December, 2021

Rising seas blamed as flooding hits Pacific islands

Island nations in the South Pacific were cleaning up Wednesday after storms and tidal surges triggered widespread flooding, with rising seas caused by climate change blamed for the inundation.

Rising seas blamed as flooding hits Pacific islands

Canada death toll set to rise as floods ravage Pacific coast

Canada is sending the military to help evacuate and support communities hit by “catastrophic” flooding with the death toll expected to rise after record rainfall on the Pacific coast triggered a ...

A view of flooding in the Sumas Prairie area of Abbotsford British Columbia, Canada, on 17 November 2021

'Move to implement Teesta plan with China’s support a timely step'

Leaders of the International Farakka Committee have extended their support to the government’s initiative to implement the Teesta Master Plan with China’s support, saying it is a proper and timely ...

Rangpur is hit by floods as Teesta river water swells. Fazlul Haque heads towards safe place with his belongings as the flood inundates his house at Kolkond area of Gangachara. This picture was taken on 9 July

Youth struggle against climate change in Bangladesh

While other young people are thinking about their careers and life ahead, these young people struggle with the impact of climate change. Some of them have had to drop out from their studies. Some of ...

Young people are fighting against climate change in Bangladesh. Logic/UNDP

Upstream water, rain trigger floods in Kurigram

Teesta river was flowing 20cm above danger level at Kaunia point of Kurigram on Thursday

Upstream water, rain trigger floods in Kurigram

Nearly 200 perish in India, Nepal rains

Nearly 200 people have died in floods and landslides in India and Nepal, officials said Thursday, with whole families buried in their homes and two young girls swept away as forecasters warned of yet ...

Nearly 200 perish in India, Nepal rains

Teesta flowing above danger level, at least 10,000 families affected

The Teesta river was flowing 52.70cm above the danger level at Dalia point on Tuesday night while it was flowing 60cm above the danger level around 10:00am on Wednesday

Representational image. Teesta river
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