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Death toll rises as Beijing battles to recover from flood

What has been called the worst rains in 60 years has left China asking questions about its basic infrastructure after 37 die in Beijing flood.

Millions displaced in worst China floods in 20 years

More than five million people have been displaced or otherwise affected by flooding in eastern China that is also pushing up food prices.

More than 4 200 dead or missing in China floods

More than 4 200 people have died or are missing in floods in China so far this year, the government said on Tuesday.

China rescuers comb sludge for mudslide survivors

Rescuers armed with little more than shovels searched on Monday for hundreds of people after a torrent of mud engulfed a north-western Chinese town.

Pakistan troops evacuate thousands in flood disaster

Pakistani troops, spearheading relief efforts in the worst floods in 80 years, evacuated several thousand people in two provinces overnight.

China landslides leave scores dead

More than 80 people are dead and over 2 000 are missing after landslides triggered by heavy rain swept away homes in north-western China.

China flood toll tops 700 with conditions set to worsen

Flooding in China that has killed more than 700 people this year and inundated countless communities looks set to worsen.

Scores killed in China floods

Torrential rains battering south and central China have left 175 people dead and forced the evacuation of 1,7-million.

China devastated by floods

Huge floods in southern China have killed at least 132 people and displaced 800 000 others as the annual storm season picked up ferocity.

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