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Factbox -- The five Asian countries worst hit by monsoon floods

July 23 (Reuters) - Heavy rain and storms have triggered floods and landslides across large parts of Asia, killing hundreds of people. Here is an overview of the five Asian countries worst affected...

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China: Floods DREF Bulletin No. MDRCN002 Update No.1

Focus on Anhui, Hubei, and Sichuan provinces The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian...

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Water level in China's swollen Huaihe River rises again

HEFEI, Jul 23, 2007 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The water level at Wangjiaba, a key hydrological station in the middle reaches of the swollen Huaihe River, was rising again, while officials warned that...

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No end in sight to China floods after hundreds die

BEIJING, July 23 (Reuters) - Storms are expected to batter large swathes of China again on Monday after floods, landslides and lightning killed more than 150 people last week alone, state media said. ...

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Analysis - Worldwide floods show lessons still need learning

By Peter Apps LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - As communities around the world battle the worst floods in living memory, experts warn such events may become more frequent due to climate change and that...

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Landslide kills 27 in south-west China as floods continue

Beijing_(dpa) _ A landslide caused by torrential rain killed at least 27 people in south-western China's Yunnan province, as floods continued to to plague many regions, the government said on Friday. ...

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Heavy rain pounds China, no relief in sight

BEIJING, July 20 (Reuters) - Heavy rain is forecast to pound wide swathes of China, already reeling from flash floods and mudflows that have killed scores of people in recent days. China's flood...

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Weeks of heavy rain show no let-up in China

BEIJING, July 19 (Reuters) - Weeks of heavy rain show no sign of let-up in China where another round of storms hit an eastern city, killing 22 people and injuring 142, Chinese media reported on...

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Storm kills 37, floods cities in southwest China

BEIJING, July 18 (Reuters) - Thirty-seven people died in a 16-hour thunder storm in southwest China that caused heavy flooding and brought air, road and rail traffic to a halt, the government and...

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China storm kills 15 amid 40,000 lightning strikes

BEIJING, July 18 (Reuters) - A 16-hour storm unleashed more than 40,000 lightning strikes in China, killing 15 people, injuring more than 100 and bringing air, road and rail traffic to a halt, state...

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East Asia: Appeal No. MAA54001 Programme Update No. 5

This report covers the period of 01/01/2007 to 30/04/2007. In a world of global challenges, continued poverty, inequity, and increasing vulnerability to disasters and disease, the International...

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More heavy rain hits flood-battered China

BEIJING, July 17 (Reuters) - Heavy rain across China has killed another five people and prevented half a million residents displaced by a swollen river for days from returning home, state media said...

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China: Floods DREF Bulletin No. MDRCN002

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are...

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China warns of more flood misery, disease

BEIJING, July 16 (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of villagers in east China's Huai river basin, already suffering the region's worst flooding in 50 years, have been told to brace for more heavy...

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