• Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:40
    Man escapes via car window as floods gush into road tunnel
    KUALA LUMPUR - An alert driver quickly climbed out of his car's window to safety when he saw water suddenly gushing into a road tunnel near Jalan Tun Razak here during heavy rain on Sunday evening (Nov 11), flooding his car within minutes.
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  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 12:05
    Families rescued from flooded houses in Chumphon
    Two stranded families were rescued from their flooded houses in two districts of Chumphon early on Saturday while the Chumphon disaster prevention office reported that 3,882 families in seven districts were affected by flooding.
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  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:15
    Flash flooding causes misery for drivers, shopowners and residents
    A forest flood triggered by torrential rain made a five-kilometre-long southbound section of Highway Number 41 in Tambon Kron, Sawi district, Chumphon province impassable for small vehicles on Friday morning.
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  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 12:16
    Flooding triggers urgent measures in Prachuap Khiri Khan
    Bang Saphan Hospital in Prachuap Khiri Khan transferred 10 patients in critical condition to the provincial hospital on Thursday night amid heavy flooding triggered by more than 200 millimetres of rainfall in just 24 hours.
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  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 11:28
    Traffic on Lat Phrao Road worsens as water pipe ruptures
    Motorists were asked to avoid the notoriously congested Lat Phrao Road between sois 59 and 64 following the rupture of a tap water pipe on Monday morning, leading to flooding.
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  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 10:40
    Six southern provinces warned of heavy rain
    The Meteorological Department warned residents of six southern provinces on Friday to brace themselves for heavy rain and possible flash flooding later in the day.
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  • Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:04
    Floods follow heavy rains, more to come across Thailand
    Flooding hit several provinces on Tuesday morning in the wake of heavy downpours.
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  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 18:00
    Phuket governor inspects coastal flooding
    Phuket’s new governor, Pakkapong Tawipat, just two days into the job, yesterday visited Kamala and Patong to survey the damaged areas after the torrential rains, flash floods and landslides.
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  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 13:48
    Aswin comes clean on Bangkok flooding
    Bangkok Governor Pol Gen Aswin Kwanmuang has admitted that the 20cm-deep flooding at Bang Khen roundabout on Monday that took two hours to drain was because city officials could not get the key to turn on water pumps.
    national
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 14:43
    PM confident no massive flooding this year
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha is pleased with the Royal Irrigation Department’s handing of waters from upstream rivers and is confident there will be no massive flooding in central provinces this year.
    national
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:16
    'Catastrophic' Florence buffets US east coast
    The outer edge of Hurricane Florence began buffeting the Carolinas with wind and rain on Thursday as forecasters warned the monster storm would trigger life-threatening flooding as it assaults the US east coast.
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  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 08:15
    Laos facing food security challenges following extreme weather
    Laos’ attempts to strengthen food security are facing major challenges after almost 600 irrigation projects were affected by heavy flooding during tropical storms Son-tinh and Bebinca last month.
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  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    Flooding, inflation may dampen SCG Myanmar's growth target this year
    Despite bright outlook for Myanmar in the coming years, the Siam Cement Group (SCG)’s growth target for the country this year may be hit by inflation and flooding  across the country, said Surachai Pomjindachote, the Thai firm’s country director for Myanmar.
    business
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Roiling climate and social issues ‘intertwined’
    Speakers describe their bitter experiences, offer suggestions for UN climate talks
    national
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 18:10
    More heavy rain expected in North, Northeast and East until Sept 9
    Residents in the northern, northeastern and eastern regions are advised to beware of heavy rain and flash flooding, while the rise of the Mekong River continues to cause problems for people living in several provinces.
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