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Rain, floods leave motorcyclists stranded in Saigon

The rain returned with a bang after several scorching days in Vietnam's largest city.

Widespread flooding almost paralyzes Hanoi after downpour

Monday evening turned into a nightmare for many commuters as they had to wade through thick waters.

Wall collapses in northern Vietnam, kills child

The 7-year-old boy was seeking shelter from Tuesday's heavy rain in Hai Phong.
June 14, 2017 | 09:32 am GMT+7

Heavy rain leaves traffic floundering in Hanoi

A 90-minute downpour on Tuesday morning swamped many of the capital's main streets.
June 13, 2017 | 03:18 pm GMT+7

Hanoi's charm washed away by first summer downpour

The first summer rain has turned several parts of the capital into waterways.
May 12, 2017 | 05:54 pm GMT+7

Survivors sought after Colombia mudslide kills 262

The hopes of finding any survivors are slim.
April 04, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Colombia mudslide, flooding kill 254 in midnight deluge

400 people had been injured and 200 were missing. 
April 02, 2017 | 10:10 am GMT+7

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