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China floods


China floods leave at least 12 dead, thousands evacuated

July 17, 2022 5:28 pm

Some 1,300 people had been evacuated as of Saturday

After the floods, China found a target for its pain: Foreign media

July 29, 2021 11:16 am

A party organization in Henan province issued a call to arms on social media to confront a BBC journalist covering the disaster there. A day later angry residents surrounded, pushed and yelled at reporters from Deutsche Welle and The Los Angeles Times.

Typhoon In-fa hits China's east coast; toll in Henan flooding mounts to 63

July 25, 2021 10:35 pm

The typhoon, the sixth of this year, hit land in Zhoushan city’s Putuo district at approximately 12:30 pm, the local flood control headquarters said.

Flood Deaths in China show road risks from climate change

July 25, 2021 12:43 pm

In 2011, a group of Chinese experts published a technical paper pointing out that the Zhengzhou tunnel, which was still being built, was in a low-lying area where ponds of stagnant water frequently formed in the streets.

Climate crisis has urgency of horror film: Prabhu on Europe, China floods

July 23, 2021 3:04 am

Calling on both governments as well as civil society to act on climate change with urgency, Prabhu also said it was time for corporates to step up action.


Week in pictures: A look at most compelling images from around the world

July 31, 2021 5:01 pm

From floods in China to Olympics fever in Tokyo, here are some of the best photos of this week.