Philippines Flood Update

With the flooding in Manila receding, the region of the Luzon north of the capital is still struggling with heavy rainfall and the effects of Tropical Cyclone Trami, which locally…

Khabarovsk, Russia

Over 50,000 people have been affected by the floods currently inundating Russia’s far east. It has been labelled the worst flooding in 120 years. More than 6,200 houses have been…

Pakistan Flood Update

Pakistan officials released figures and statistics on Sunday 25th August 2013, about the floods that have been affecting the country since July this year. The figures state that: At least…

West Bengal Floods

Floods have struck other areas of the Indian state of West Bengal over the weekend. On Friday 23rd August I reported that floods defences in Malda, West Bengal, had failed…

Russia Flood Map – Before and After

Huge amaouns of rainfall throughout August has left Russia’s Far Eastern province experiencing the worst floods in 120 years. The affected areas are Khabarovsk, Amur and the Jewish Autonomous region.…

More Floods in Myanmar

Rangoon and parts of southern Myanmar have seen severe flooding in recent days. Mynamar was hit by severe flooding in late July 2013. As many as 25,000 people were evacuated…

Pakistan Floods Update

Pakistan’s National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) have released updated figures regarding the recent flooding situation across the country. Rains have affected 931,074 139 flood-related fatalities 804 wounded in floods 3,826…

Floods Worsen in China

Heavy rainfall brought by Typhoon Utor continues to cause chaos in southern and northern parts of China. The rainfall has resulted in deadly floods and landslides bringing the official death…

India Opens Flood Gates

Many observers in Pakistan claim that the recent floods there have been worsened by India’s decision to release water from the Harike Headworks and Hussainiwala Headworks. On Sunday 18th August…

300,000 Affected by Pakistan Floods

Pakistan’s National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) say that more than 300,000 people have been affected by floods in the country since they began late July. At least 108 people have…

Half of Manila Under Water

The aftermath of Tropical Storm Trami (known as Maring locally) combined with seasonal monsoon storms to bring torrential rains that caused widespread flooding across Luzon, the largest island in the…

Flash Floods in Yemen

Torrential rain brought horrendous flash floods to several parts of Yemen over the weekend. The recent storms and heavy rainfall began to fall on 16th August, and continued until the…