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Central China cities issue highest flood warning level

BEIJING:  Two cities in China’s central province of Henan issued the highest flood warnings on Sunday, calling for local agencies to prepare for torrential rains, state television reported. Xingyang and Changyuan in Henan, a transportation hub for China, raised their flood-control response levels to I from II, the top of …

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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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