China Floods

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

China sends supplies to flooded area, rebuilds barriers

Residents cleared away mud, wrecked cars and other debris after record rains that started Tuesday and flooded streets and disrupted train service.

published on : 25th July 2021

Death toll in central China floods rises to 56, losses mount to USD 10 billion

The torrential rains, the heaviest in 1,000 years, have affected about three million people in Henan province.

published on : 23rd July 2021

China's Zhengzhou city begins cleanup after storms kill 33

Streets have been turned into rivers and people were stranded in apartments, offices, hotels and rural homes in dozens of cities and towns.

published on : 22nd July 2021

25 killed, over one million affected as unprecedented floods hit central China; President Xi calls in PLA

Xi ordered the deployment of the People's Liberation Army  and said that authorities at all levels must give top priority to ensuring people's safety and property.

published on : 21st July 2021