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Central Highlands: As floods recede, food shortage concerns surface

Large scale damage caused by flooding in the Central Highlands has given rise to food shortage and pricing concerns.

Rescuers install zip line to get people stranded in Central Highlands flood

Rescuers put up a zip line to rescue victims in the highlands province of Lam Dong Thursday after severe floods ...

Six die in Central Highlands flooding

At least six people died Wednesday and Thursday after prolonged, heavy rains triggered floods in the Central Highlands region.
August 08, 2019 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

Hundreds of families evacuated as torrential rains inundate Phu Quoc

Several areas on Phu Quoc Island are flooded following three days of heavy rains since Friday, forcing hundreds of families to evacuate.
August 06, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Storm Wipha victims pick up the pieces

More than 300 villagers in Thanh Hoa Province are still transfixed by their loss caused by heavy rains triggered by storm Wipha on Saturday.
August 06, 2019 | 07:41 am GMT+7

Storm Wipha side effects disrupt daily life in northern, central Vietnam

Flooding, landslides and rockslides have taken lives and badly disrupted life in northern and north-central Vietnam.
August 03, 2019 | 10:09 pm GMT+7

Two killed, three injured in northern Vietnam landslides

At least two people have died and three severely injured as landslide-struck houses collapsed in Ha Giang Province on Sunday and Monday.
July 30, 2019 | 01:29 pm GMT+7

Death toll in Mozambique cyclone, floods could surpass 1,000: president

The number of people killed in a powerful storm and preceding floods in Mozambique could exceed 1,000, the president said Monday.
March 19, 2019 | 01:31 pm GMT+7

Indonesia flood death toll jumps to 77

Flash floods in Indonesia's eastern Papua province have killed at least 77 people, the disaster agency said Monday as it raised the death toll from 58.
March 18, 2019 | 02:16 pm GMT+7

Hope fades for 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster

Hopes were fading Saturday that rescuers would find more survivors from at least 300 missing after a dam collapse at a mine in southeast Brazil, with nine bodies so far recovered.
January 27, 2019 | 07:56 am GMT+7

More culpable, less capable: lessons from Da Nang flooding

The lifestyle and habits of urban citizens make them more culpable and less capable of handling natural disasters.
December 27, 2018 | 07:43 am GMT+7

Life and death choices for Indonesia tsunami victims

Udin Ahok was forced to make a choice that no one would ever want to make: save his wife or his mother and baby.
December 25, 2018 | 03:35 pm GMT+7

An ocean of trash washes up on central Vietnam beaches

Severe flooding triggered by torrential rains has left Da Nang’s seas and beaches filthy with garbage and sewage.
December 12, 2018 | 07:21 pm GMT+7

Tourists enjoy heavy downpours, flooding in Saigon

For many foreigners and visitors, the heavy rains and flooding of Saigon’s streets proved to be an unexpected treat.
November 26, 2018 | 03:34 pm GMT+7

Nha Trang tragedy a painful reminder of long-standing neglect

Vietnam’s urbanization problems, particularly those affecting poor residents, are typically swept under the rug. When disaster strikes, the buck passing begins.
November 22, 2018 | 09:03 am GMT+7
 
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