Showing posts with label floods. Show all posts
Showing posts with label floods. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 6, 2023

At least 16,000 people lose their homes due to Kakhovka HPP dam breakdown — UN chief

At least 16,000 people have lost their homes following the breakdown of the Kakhovka Hydropower Plant (HPP) dam, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday.

Increased Water Discharge From Kamianske HPP Indicates That Kiev Planned Sabotage - Shoigu

The Ukrainian authorities have discharged water from the Kamianske Hydroelectric Power Plant (HPP) for an even greater flooding of territories, which indicates that Kiev planned a large-scale sabotage in Nova Kakhovka in advance, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Tuesday.

Upper Part Of Kakhovka Hydroelectric Power Plant Destroyed By Shelling

The upper part of the Kakhovka Hydroelectric Power Plant in Russia's Kherson Region was destroyed by shelling, the reservoir's dam itself was not destroyed, Nova Kakhovka city mayor Vladimir Leontyev said.

Ukraine says Russia blows up major Nova Kakhovka dam in southern Ukraine

Ukraine’s military said that Russian forces have blown up a large dam in southern Ukraine, while the official in the city of Nova Kakhovka in the  Kherson region denied the claim.

Sunday, May 21, 2023

14 Killed, Over 36,000 People Displaced by Italy Floods

More than 36,000 people have been forced from their homes by deadly floods in Northeastern Italy, regional officials said Saturday, as rising waters swallowed more houses and fresh landslides isolated hamlets.

Sunday, May 7, 2023

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Turkey floods kill five in earthquake-affected provinces

Floods caused by torrential rains have hit two provinces that were devastated by last month’s earthquake, killing at least five people and increasing the misery of thousands who were left homeless, officials said.

Saturday, March 11, 2023

Heavy rain in Australia triggers flood evacuations in Queensland

Emergency services in Australia’s Queensland state evacuated residents to higher ground on Saturday, as record-breaking floods sparked by heavy rain lashed the region’s northwest.

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

At least 44 killed and dozens missing in Brazil floods

Rescuers in the southeast of Brazil are searching for dozens of people reported missing after record rainfalls caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 44 people.

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Death toll from flooding in Brazil rises, Lula visits disaster-hit region

 The death toll from devastating rainfall in southeastern Brazil rose to 40 on Monday, official figures showed, as President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva visited the region and said homes should no longer be built in areas at risk of landslides and major floods.

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Saturday, January 21, 2023

Philippines floods affect 1.7 mln people, with 33 dead, 8 missing — report

At least 33 people died and 8 went missing because of the floods in the Philippines. According to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council report published Saturday, the bad weather has affected 1.77 million people in 14 regions of the republic.

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Saturday, January 7, 2023

Monday, December 26, 2022

6 Dead, 19 Missing in Philippine Floods

At least six people have died and 19 others are missing, as heavy rain and flooding triggered by the shear line have been seen in many regions in the Philippines over the weekend, the government said on Monday.

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