New Delhi, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The death toll from flash floods in the Indian state of Sikkim, caused by the bursting of a glacial mass of the Lhonak Lake and its consequent overflowing of the Teesta River, increased to 19 on Friday.
Ljubljana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Clean-up operations in Slovenia were in full flow Saturday after torrential rains and severe floods brought havoc to the Alpine country in its worst natural disaster since independence, officials said.
Tokyo, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese Prime Minister, Fumio Kishida, sent a message of condolences to the President of Brazil Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva following the devastation caused by recent floods and landslides in Sao Paulo.
Havana, Oct 31 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Foreign Ministry (MINREX) on Monday expressed condolences to South Korea for the victims of a stampede that resulted in 146 dead and 150 injured, during a celebration in the city of Seoul.
Islamabad, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations and Pakistan launched an urgent appeal to raise 816 million dollars in response to the needs of the people affected by unprecedented floods in the country.
Islamabad, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan officially declared a national emergency as a result of the floods in the country that caused more than 950 deaths, while millions of people were left stranded, the Pakistan Observer newspaper reported.
Beijing, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Authorities in Qinghai, northwest China, confirmed that 23 people died and eight are still missing two days after flash floods in a mountainous county, previously affected by record downpours.