Several northern and northern central provinces, including Quang Ninh and Nam Dinh, are bracing themselves for the first storm of the year this evening.
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A tropical depression developed into the country’s first tropical storm of the year on July 26, reported the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center.
Authorities in northern Vietnam have instructed fishing boats and cruise vessels to immediately return to shore since the year’s first typhoon is expected to hit the area Wednesday night.
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Urban migration is occurring at a rapid pace in Vietnam, threatening the sustainability of big cities, experts warned at a conference held in Hanoi Tuesday.
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Flash floods triggered by torrential rain have killed at least 22 people in India and forced more than 170,000 from their homes, officials said on Monday, as forecasters predicted more downpours in coming days.
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The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has proposed to criminal charges for those that flash laser beams at planes.
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One person has been killed and another injured in a landslide triggered by torrential rainfall of up to 500mm which has been plaguing the northern province of Quang Ninh over the past few days.
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Because of the influence of low pressure trough, heavy rains and flash flood have started pouring from the upstream rivers of Da, Red to local streams and lakes in the northern mountain provinces during previous days.
Heavy rain sweepts through Hanoi. (Photo:SGGP)
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A newly-formed storm named Nepartak has been reported to being operated offshore of the Philippines, by the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center and the Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Centers of Pacific Asia region.
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Overnight flash floods killed at least 43 people in northern Pakistan, the majority in a remote village that did not receive an evacuation warning before the waters hit washing away most of the settlement, officials said Sunday.
Heavy rain-triggered flash floods killed two men in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on the night of July 1 and early July 2.
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Rescue crews are searching for survivors in the debris left by flash floods and mudslides in India's Uttarakhand state, northeast of the capital, New Delhi.
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A tropical low pressure system has caused medium- heavy rains and thunderstorms on the large scale in the territorial waters from Da Nang to Binh Thuan, Central Highlands and the southern region, reported the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center on June 27.
People should be alert for direction of low pressure and flash flood. (Photo:SGGP)
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The safety of aircraft landing and taking off from Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport is "seriously threatened" by lasers being directed at them, the Vietnamese aviation security authorities have warned.
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Indonesian authorities raced on Monday to rescue victims of landslides and flash floods caused by torrential rain at the weekend that killed nearly 50 people and left many missing in the main island of Java.
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