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Saigon downpour submerges roads, gets weekend off to a dismal start

Torrential rains Friday flooded several streets in Saigon, stalling many engines and worsening traffic congestion.

Weekend downpour drenches Saigon in traffic chaos

After a heavy downpour inundated several Saigon streets Saturday, bedlam ensued as many waterlogged engines shut down.

Floods destroy homes, roads in border province

Heavy downpours have completely wrecked many houses and buildings in Muong Lat District, Thanh Hoa Province. 
September 03, 2018 | 08:58 pm GMT+7

Focus shifts to rescues as rain abates in India's flood-hit Kerala

Torrential rain finally let up in India’s flood-hit Kerala state on Sunday, giving some respite for thousands of marooned families. 
August 20, 2018 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Northern Vietnam braces for downpours, landslides and flash floods warned

Yet again, northern highland and midland provinces in Vietnam have been warned of potential flash floods and landslides.
August 03, 2018 | 07:24 pm GMT+7

Northern Vietnam told to brace for more torrential rain

A tropical depression off China’s Leizhou Peninsula, is set to cause heavy downpours in Vietnam’s northern highlands.
July 24, 2018 | 05:14 pm GMT+7

Motorcyclists stranded again as Saigon streets turn into rivers under heavy rain

Despite the city's flood prevention measures, including a $3.87 million pumping system, the notorious downpour has once again prevailed.
September 30, 2017 | 10:39 pm GMT+7

Heavy downpours leave Saigon’s traffic in chaos

Floods triggered by heavy rains that lasted from the early hours of Thursday until 8 a.m. have paralyzed the city.
September 14, 2017 | 11:42 am GMT+7

Month-long downpours spark floods across northern Vietnam

Violent rains, fatal storm Talas, raging floods and dam releases have submerged hundreds of houses in northern Vietnam.
July 22, 2017 | 04:59 pm GMT+7

Heavy downpour leaves four-meter sinkhole on Saigon street

The street started to crack and sink right after rain 'poured like waterfall.'
April 03, 2017 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Houses, schools submerged as heavy downpours pound central Vietnam

Many areas of Ha Tinh are in deep water again.
November 01, 2016 | 10:01 am GMT+7

Why flooding returns to haunt Hanoi after heavy downpours

Severe flooding in several parts of Hanoi on Wednesday after torrential rain has stirred up serious concerns over the capital’s drainage system, which is outdated and unable to cope with the city's development.
May 28, 2016 | 08:15 am GMT+7
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