• Sat, 28 Jul 2018 16:42
    Rainstorms kill 49 in northern India
    Heavy monsoon rains that sparked floods and caused buildings to collapse have killed at least 49 people in north India's Uttar Pradesh state since Thursday officials said, as the national weather agency issued further storm warnings.
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  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:38
    Tropical Storm Son-Tinh arrives in upper Thailand
    Rainstorms will hit northern parts of Thailand from Wednesday night as tropical storm Son-Tinh blows in, the Meteorological Department warned on Wednesday.
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  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:30
    Rainstorms in Germany
    In the morning of 01 June 2018 South-West Germany suffered a storm with heavy rain.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 May 2017 01:00
    Spate of injuries caused by falling trees prompts BMA warning to owners
    FOLLOWING RECENT cases of trees falling during rainstorms and causing damage and injuries, the Public Works Department of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has instructed all 50 districts of the capital to check trees and advertising billboards to prevent accidents.
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  • Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:18
    Four million without water in deadly Chile floods
    Rainstorms and landslides in Chile killed four and contaminated a major river, forcing authorities to cut off drinking water to four million people in the capital, authorities said.
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  • Thu, 05 Jan 2017 01:00
    Army provides emergency aid to flood victims
    THE FOURTH Army Region has been instructed to give urgent aid to flood victims in southern provinces hit by a second round of rainstorms since December 30.
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  • Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:03
    Forbidden City's ancient drainage prevents flooding despite severe rainstorm
    Beijing was hit with severe rainstorms on July 20 with many roads becoming waterlogged. The 600-year-old Palace Museum, or Forbidden City, however, remained free of flooding, largely due to its sound, ancient drainage system, bjnews.com.cn reported on Fri
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  • Thu, 21 Jul 2016 01:00
    Bangkok a vast lakebed - and here comes the rain
    In 36 years I’ve rarely witnessed such ferocious rainstorms as we’ve experienced over the last few weeks. Bangkok Governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra blamed the heaviest rain in 25 years for flooding in many parts of the city.
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  • Thu, 19 May 2016 01:00
    Rain and storm bring flooding, topple trees, lead to blackouts
    RAINSTORMS deluged several provinces on Tuesday night, including Bangkok where 14 spots were flooded.
    national
  • Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:34
    Khlong Samwa records highest rainfall
    Rainstorms hit Bangkok Saturday afternoon, with Khlong Samwa registering highest accumulated rainfall, according to Bangkok flood-protection centre.
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  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:00
    Storm warning for capital
    RESIDENTS in Greater Bangkok were warned yesterday to watch out for rainstorms throughout 80 per cent of the capital and its suburbs until tomorrow.
    national
  • Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00
    Freak waves batter beaches in the south
    SHOPS, HOTELS and extensive sections of two seawalls were badly damaged in Krabi and Phang Nga provinces after severe waves and rainstorms hit Thailand's south-west coast.
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  • Tue, 11 Oct 2011 00:00
    Bangkok governor, officials prepare for triple threat
    The Bangkok governor yesterday announced the formation of a flood-prevention "war room" in a bid to put up "a special fight" to protect the capital against the triple threat of rainstorms, water runoff from upriver, and high tides from the Gulf of Tha
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