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Death toll rises as Mozambique weighs up flood costs
Death toll rises as Mozambique weighs up flood costs
More than 100 people have been killed and 150 000 displaced by floods in Mozambique, a senior government official said on Wednesday, as southern...
Flood-hit Malawi faces aid deficit
Flood-hit Malawi faces aid deficit
The government of impoverished Malawi has said it will need more than $65-million (R750-million) to reach out to more than 121 000 people made...
Balkans suffers worst floods in over a century
Balkans suffers worst floods in over a century
Seven bodies were pulled from flooded homes in Bosnia and the army rushed to free hundreds of people stranded in a school in Serbia on Saturday...
Govt relieved as rainy weather begins to subside
Govt relieved as rainy weather begins to subside
Thirty-two people died across five provinces due to the heavy rainfalls of the past two weeks, the government said on Monday.
Kruger Park camps flooded
Kruger Park camps flooded
The Kruger National Park's bush camps will remain closed owing to continuing floods in the area, South African National Parks (SANParks) said...
Floods wash away Mabopane bridge
Floods wash away Mabopane bridge
A low-water bridge was washed away by flood water in Mabopane, north of Pretoria, Tshwane emergency services said on Tuesday.
Torrential rain in Gauteng wreaks havoc
Torrential rain in Gauteng wreaks havoc
At least five people were rescued from flooded rivers in a rainy Gauteng and dozens of roads were closed, officials said on Monday.
Indonesia to divert rain after flooding kills four
Indonesia to divert rain after flooding kills four
Indonesian authorities are using cloud seeding to divert rain away from Jakarta after four people were killed because of flooding, officials said...
Sodden Cape Town begins mopping up
Sodden Cape Town begins mopping up
Mopping-up operations have started in parts of the Western Cape affected by heavy flooding, Cape Town disaster management spokesperson Wilfred Solomons-Johannes said on Sunday....
Looters ransack shops as floods hit Mexico
Looters ransack shops as floods hit Mexico
Looting broke out in the flooded Mexican beach resort of Acapulco as the government on Wednesday struggled to reach tens of thousands of people cut...
Mass cremation planned for India's flood victims
Mass cremation planned for India's flood victims
Priests are planning to cremate flood victims on Monday, as rains halted the search for thousands of tourists stranded in the devastated...
Canada floods leaves 75 000 evacuees, 3 dead
Canada floods leaves 75 000 evacuees, 3 dead
The floodwaters devastated much of southern Alberta, leading authorities to evacuate the western Canadian city of Calgary's entire downtown....

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