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Irma aims full fury at Florida's Gulf Coast, floods central Miami

The storm killed at least 28 people as it raged through the Caribbean en route to Florida.

Another blow from Harvey: Houston home prices, rents likely to rise

It might seem like Houston’s historic flood would make America’s fourth-largest city a less desirable place to ...

312 dead as mudslides, flooding sweep through Sierra Leone capital

The country's president has appealed for unity from a nation still struggling with the legacy of Ebola and a long civil war.
August 15, 2017 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Wading into the battle to make Saigon rainproof

Take a look at how the city is trying to stop its streets from turning into rivers.
August 13, 2017 | 02:12 pm GMT+7

Flash floods kill 18, isolate towns in Northern Vietnam

Heavy rains and resulting flash floods have caused damages totaling $31 million.
August 05, 2017 | 04:06 pm GMT+7

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. 
July 17, 2017 | 04:47 pm GMT+7

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.
July 06, 2017 | 10:34 am GMT+7

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