China Flood

15 killed, 3 missing as heavy rains lash China's Shanxi province

The largely arid province, Shanxi, has reported more than five times its usual rainfall since the start of the month, resulting in the destruction of dams and rail lines, reports said.

published on : 12th October 2021

Flooding sends bus into river in China; 120,000 evacuated

Authorities in Hebei province said in a social media post that 37 of the 51 people on the bus had been rescued. State broadcaster CCTV said that three had died, and 11 were missing.

published on : 11th October 2021

Five killed, over one lakh people evacuated in flood-hit Chinese province

According to Shanxi's emergency management department, 1.75 million people have been affected and more than 17,000 buildings collapsed so far due to the floods.

published on : 10th October 2021

Death toll jumps to more than 300 in recent China flooding

The vast majority of the victims were in Zhengzhou, the provincial capital, where 292 died and 47 are missing.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Flood water in vamsadhara, nagavali recedes, but officials put on alert 

People told to stay away from rivers, canals and big tanks for the next few days

published on : 19th July 2017

China reports six dead, 23 missing in landslides following typhoon Megi

Typhoon Megi brought torrential rain and strong winds, destroying hundreds of houses and shutting down airports and railways.

published on : 30th September 2016