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    Flash flood washes away 50 houses in Lalmonirhat

    Rezaul Karim Manik . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:54am on September 20, 2019

    At least 50 houses were washed away in the past two days as flash flood hit Lalmonirhat after India had opened floodgates at Gajaldoba Barrage...

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    100 Rohingya refugee sheds washed away

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:52am on September 13, 2019

    At least one hundred sheds at Rohingya camps washed away by flash flood at Balukhali, Safiullahkata, Thainkhali, Ledha and Chakmarkool in Ukhiya and Teknaf of...

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    Seven killed in Morocco flash flood

    Agence France-Presse . Rabat | Updated at 02:25pm on August 29, 2019

    At least seven people were killed Wednesday when a river burst its banks and flooded a village football pitch where a game was being played...

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    Washington DC hit by torrential rain, flooding

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2019

    Torrential rain lashed Washington DC and surrounding areas on Monday, flooding many neighbourhoods and hobbling electricity and transportation networks. The National Weather Service issued...

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    Flood shelters opened in Sunamganj, rivers continue to swell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on June 30, 2019

    Authorities opened flood shelter centres at government schools in the north-eastern district of Sunamganj as swelling rivers overflowed the banks and left many families stranded...

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    Most of Sunamganj inundated as major rivers swell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on June 29, 2019

    Rivers in north-eastern Bangladesh swelled on Friday after days of incessant rains and onrush of upstream water flooding town neighbourhoods and villages. Some of the rivers...

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    Flash flood strikes haor areas in north-east Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain and Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:05am on May 06, 2019

    People in the haor region in Bangladesh’s north-east started facing flash flood on Sunday because of heavy rains caused by cyclone Fani inside Bangladesh and...

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    Flash floods kill 58 in Indonesia

    Agence France-Presse . Sentani | Updated at 12:00am on March 18, 2019

    Flash floods in Indonesia’s eastern Papua province have killed at least 58 people, an official said Sunday, as rescuers battled mud, rocks and fallen trees...

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    Flash floods, snow, rain kill 59 in Afghanistan

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 05:39pm on March 06, 2019

    Flash floods, heavy rains and snowfall have killed at least 59 people across Afghanistan during the past two weeks and left thousands homeless, with the...

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    20 killed in Afghan flash floods

    Agence France-Presse . Kandahar | Updated at 12:00am on March 04, 2019

    At least 20 people were killed by flash floods in southern Afghanistan’s Kandahar province, the UN said Saturday, as heavy rains swept away homes and...