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Raging torrents rip through resort town as storm ravages northern Vietnam

Vietnam's famous mountain getaway Sa Pa looked more like a white-water rafting course on Monday morning. 

Two dead, one missing as heavy rain, floods hit northern Vietnam

A two-year-old girl was among the victims of flash floods and landslides that have wreaked havoc in the area.

At least 10 missing and 400,000 evacuated as heavy rain pounds Japan

'It wasn't just the rain, there was thunder and lightning too. I couldn't see anything ahead of me,' one woman at an evacuation centre told NHK.
July 06, 2017 | 08:17 am GMT+7

Poor drainage, rapid urbanization blamed as flooding rises to highest parts of Saigon

Mororbikes and riders are being washed away in parts of the city that used to be safe from flooding.
June 01, 2017 | 11:50 am GMT+7

No end in sight for Saigon's flooding saga

Frightening images of vehicles and people struggling through dark waters emerge again, after a downpour on Monday.
May 30, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

Sri Lanka seeks international help after deadly flooding, landslides kill 122

The disaster has claimed at least 122 lives, and 97 people are still missing.
May 29, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Saigon holds its breath as delays loom for $440 million anti-flood project

The ambitious project hits a roadblock: land clearance.
May 23, 2017 | 10:57 am GMT+7

Two-wheeled swimming lessons in Vietnam

How to keep your motorbike alive on flooded streets during the wet season.
May 21, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Following ‘summer’ days, Hanoi faces cold snap

Rain and cool breezes are expected in the capital for Christmas.
December 22, 2016 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

Thousands in central Vietnam swamped in the aftermath of floods

Flash floods and overflowing rivers continue to bring misery to the central region with Binh Dinh Province bearing the brunt.
December 19, 2016 | 11:35 am GMT+7

Saigon stays calm, carries on in ankle-deep tides

Vietnam's largest city has grown accustomed to slogging through tidal floodwaters.
December 15, 2016 | 11:31 am GMT+7

Saigon told to brace for heavy rains, tidal flooding again this week

Just when you thought it's safe, the waters are forecast to come flooding back.
December 11, 2016 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

HCMC approves $81 mln flood-prevention project to dredge major canal

Millions of residents are hoping that life under water will become a thing of the past.
December 10, 2016 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City to spend $130 million combating floods in 2017

The city aims to eliminate 12 flood-prone spots next year
November 29, 2016 | 12:58 pm GMT+7

Floods immerse An Giang in breathtaking beauty

But Chinese dams threaten to dry up the watery spectacle forever.
November 26, 2016 | 04:04 pm GMT+7