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Survivors sought after Colombia mudslide kills 262

The hopes of finding any survivors are slim.

Colombia mudslide, flooding kill 254 in midnight deluge

400 people had been injured and 200 were missing. 

Unseasonal rain floods Ho Chi Minh City airport, paralyzes transport

The dry season is over a month early as sudden two hour rain has turned HCMC streets into canals.
April 01, 2017 | 09:22 pm GMT+7

Saigon to spend trillions to fix drainage system

Over 1,100 alleys in Ho Chi Minh City are swamped every time the heavens open.
March 28, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Four months later, flood survivors in central Vietnam still picking up pieces ​

Many residents of a badly affected neighborhood now live in makeshift homes or count on the kindness of their neighbors.​
March 27, 2017 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

Dramatic video of devastating floods in Peru

A bus passenger in Otuzco captures the moment when a rush of water comes raging down close to the vehicle.
March 19, 2017 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Drunk men open water reservoir, flood 2 communes in central Vietnam

Officials reported over $13,000 in damages after three drunk men released 2 million cubic meters of water from a reservoir.
March 19, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Floods ravage Peru, killing at least 62

Torrential rainfall has sparked a state of emergency in parts of Peru.
March 18, 2017 | 09:59 am GMT+7

Strong waves knock down embankment in Vietnamese town

Many houses have also been flooded in the southern province of Bac Lieu.
February 14, 2017 | 01:13 pm GMT+7

7 uplifting stories from Vietnam in 2016 that will make you smile

Even in the toughest of times, kindness and hope prevail.
December 25, 2016 | 12:26 am GMT+7

4 killed as landslide buries houses in central Vietnam

The resort town of Nha Trang has been hit by constant downpours since last week and is now also threatened by flooding and erosion.
December 20, 2016 | 09:46 am GMT+7

Dam discharges flood central Vietnam, again

Non-stop rains and dam discharges sent stricken populations running for their lives for the third time in a month.
December 15, 2016 | 01:04 pm GMT+7

3 killed as heavy rain floods thousands of houses in central Vietnam

It is the third flood to hit the region since mid-October.
December 02, 2016 | 11:30 am GMT+7

Vietnam launches $5 million relief fund for storm, flood victims

12 provinces in north and central Vietnam will receive the aid for disastrous natural disasters this year.
November 29, 2016 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's hydropower dam fined $5,200 for deadly water discharge

The large amount of water together with heavy rain was blamed for severe flooding that killed 9 in central Vietnam last month.
November 18, 2016 | 10:57 am GMT+7