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Death toll from northern Turkey floods rises to 58

TURKEY: Flash floods that have swept through towns in the Turkish Black Sea region have killed 58 people, authorities said on Sunday, in the second natural disaster to strike Turkey this month. The floods brought chaos to northern provinces just as authorities were declaring wildfires had been brought under control …

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11 killed as India’s monsoon death toll swells

Eleven people were killed in eastern India after torrential rains swept away homes and triggered landslides, officials said Saturday, taking the country’s monsoon death toll above 230. Rainstorms that have swept across the nation lashed the eastern state of West Bengal causing widespread destruction. Four people were electrocuted after rain …

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Flood warning issued for Hazara division

HARIPUR: The Tarbela Dam administration has warned that around 150,000 to 375,000 cusecs of water will pass through the dam. Therefore, the precautionary warnings have been issued regarding a flood likely to pass through Tarbela Dam. Because of the heavy flood, the spillways of the dam will be opened, while …

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Flash floods hit Bavaria as demise toll climbs to 183

FRANKFURT: Flash floods hit southern Germany on Sunday, killing no less than one individual and including to the flooding devastation that has claimed the lives of greater than 180 individuals in Europe in current days. The Berchtesgadener Land district in Bavaria, which borders Austria, grew to become the most recent …

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Floodwaters nonetheless rising in western Europe

German officers feared extra deaths on Friday after “catastrophic” floods swept by means of western areas, demolishing streets and homes, killing greater than 100 folks and leaving a whole lot extra lacking and homeless. Communications had been reduce in lots of areas and whole communities lay in ruins after swollen …

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