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Experts call for evacuation plan as emergency declared for Vietnam's major reservoir

Water could be seen slowly seeping through the irrigation reservoir in the northern province of Thai Nguyen in recent days.

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.

Saigon evacuates 4,000 coastal residents as Storm Damrey nears

Residents of the city's coastal district of Can Gio were evacuated on Friday evening before the storm makes landfall on Saturday.
November 04, 2017 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Indonesia extends Bali airport closure due to Agung eruption

Disaster agency warns of 'imminent' risk of major eruption as thousands stranded at Bali airports. 
November 28, 2017 | 09:33 am GMT+7

Thousands evacuated in Indonesian capital over floods

Torrential rain had also caused landslides in satellite cities around Jakarta.
February 06, 2018 | 01:45 pm GMT+7

Thousands flee after Hawaii quake triggers new volcano eruptions

The area is home to about 1,700 people and 770 structures, and some 10,000 people live in the broader district potentially impacted.
May 06, 2018 | 11:33 am GMT+7

Hanoi residents work all night to save their belongings from flooding

Hanoi suburb residents worked all night in incessant rain to prevent loss from flooding.
July 22, 2018 | 01:52 pm GMT+7

Hanoi considers evacuation of 14,000 households after heavy rains

Vietnam is considering evacuating over 14,000 households in Hanoi amid flooding concerns.
August 01, 2018 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

Fears grow as flooding displaces 150,000 in Myanmar

Fears that embankments could burst under fresh rains mounted in southeastern Myanmar.
August 02, 2018 | 01:28 pm GMT+7

China evacuates 200,000 as typhoon hits east coast

China evacuated more than 200,000 people as a typhoon made landfall on its eastern coast late on Sunday, state media said.
August 13, 2018 | 09:34 am GMT+7

Japan issues evacuation advisories as typhoon Jebi approaches

Japan issued evacuation advisories for almost 300,000 people and canceled hundreds of flights as typhoon Jebi roared north on Tuesday.
September 04, 2018 | 01:25 pm GMT+7

Typhoon slices through western Japan, killing at least six

Japan issued evacuation advisories for more than a million people and canceled hundreds of flights as Typhoon Jebi sliced across the west Tuesday. 
September 05, 2018 | 07:59 am GMT+7

More than one million under evacuation as Hurricane Florence nears Carolinas

Florence, the most powerful storm to menace the U.S. this year, intensified into a Category 4 hurricane, howling closer to the Carolinas on Monday.
September 11, 2018 | 08:22 am GMT+7

Philippines starts evacuations along coast as super typhoon nears

Philippine authorities started to evacuate thousands of people from coastal areas on Thursday as a super typhoon is close.
September 13, 2018 | 07:47 pm GMT+7

Central Vietnam scrambles to strengthen embankments as storm Nakri nears

South central Vietnam rushed to fortify embankments and evacuate people Saturday, with Nakri, expected to be the strongest storm of the year, looming large.
November 09, 2019 | 10:00 pm GMT+7
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