2 Dead in Uttarakhand, India

In similar circumstances to the recent heavy rainfall and overflowing rivers in Nepal’s Far Western Region, the bordering Indian state of Uttarakhand has seen around 5 consecutive days of constant…

8 More Flood Deaths in Nepal

Several days of non-stop rain in Nepal, particularly the Far Western Region, has forced the Mahakali River (also known as the Sharda River) to burst its banks. Local police said…

3 Dead in Bajura, Nepal

Heavy rainfall in Bajura District, a part of Seti Zone of Nepal, led to flash floods that have killed 3 people and injured one other. Other villages in the area…

South Asia Rainfall Up 50%

According to Richard Angwin, Meteorologist, this is not a typical monsoon season. It might be obvious to say this in light of all the recent floods in South and South…

More Floods in Nepal, July 2013

Heavy rainfall resulted in floods and landslides in various regions of Nepal. As of 22nd July 2013, 8 deaths were reported and also 13 reported missing. Three were killed in…

Flood Warning Co-Operation

There’s an interesting report in the BBC regarding the lack of cooperation between South Asian countries in preventing timely flood warnings that could save lives and property during the monsoon…

Floods Nepal July 2013

More torrential rainfall has brought further flooding in Nepal. The country suffered in early June at the same time nearby states in India – Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh – were…

Nepal Floods June 2013

It’s easy to forget that Nepal has also been badly affected by the same floods that also hit north India earlier in June 2013. With the death toll in the…