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Heavy rain, flash floods ravage mountain province

Heavy rain, flash floods ravage mountain province

VOV.VN - Flash floods triggered by a prolonged period of heavy rain in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien on August 16-17 has caused serious damage throughout the locality.

Landslide in Lao Cai leaves two dead

Landslide in Lao Cai leaves two dead

VOV.VN - Two individuals from the Dao ethnic minority group were killed after being buried in their tent by a landslide on August 6 which hit Sung Vui village in Phin Ngan commune of Bat Xat district in Lao Cai province.

Heavy downpours, landslides ravage Lai Chau province

Heavy downpours, landslides ravage Lai Chau province

VOV.VN - Wide-reaching torrential rain hit the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau between June 25 and June 26, causing severe landslides to hit a number of traffic routes and posing a high risk of flash floods throughout the locality.

Storm Podul death toll rises to 6

Storm Podul death toll rises to 6

Flash floods, thunderstorm and lightning triggered by Storm Podul have killed at least six people and left two others missing.

Sa Na village in Thanh Hoa hit by devastating flash floods

Sa Na village in Thanh Hoa hit by devastating flash floods

VOV.VN - A 10-minute series of flash floods swept through Sa Na village in Na Meo commune of Quan Son district in the central Thanh Hoa province on August 3, destroying over 30 homes in the process and leaving a number of local people missing.

Over 10,200 areas in Vietnam face landslide threats

Over 10,200 areas in Vietnam face landslide threats

Vietnam has more than 10,200 sites prone to landslide risks located in ten northern mountainous localities, according to the Vietnam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources under Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Vietnam focuses on natural calamity control

Vietnam focuses on natural calamity control

Projects to prepare for natural disasters and respond to climate change will be further enhanced this year, according to instructions from the National Committee for Natural Calamity Prevention.

Typhoon Mangkhut downgraded to tropical depression

Typhoon Mangkhut downgraded to tropical depression

VOV.VN - Typhoon Mangkhut is forecast to weaken into a tropical depression over September 17, but will still cause heavy downpours in many areas in northern and southern Vietnam, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).

Severe flooding leaves 14 dead and missing in Yen Bai

Severe flooding leaves 14 dead and missing in Yen Bai

VOV.VN - Heavy rains and widespread flooding in the northern province of Yen Bai has left 14 dead and missing and many others injured, with property losses reaching about VND10 billion, according to the Central Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Roads in flood-hit provinces resume operations

Roads in flood-hit provinces resume operations

Many important national highways and provincial roads across several northern provinces have been repaired and are now resuming operations after the localities were seriously hit by flash floods and landslides several days ago.

Massive landslides bury residents and houses in Lai Chau

Massive landslides bury residents and houses in Lai Chau

VOV.VN - Three mountains have collapsed in the valley of Sin Ho district in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau, leaving residents and houses buried under vast mudslides as severe flooding continues to affect the area.

Lai Chau devastated by historic flooding

Lai Chau devastated by historic flooding

VOV.VN - Prolonged heavy rain triggered flash floods and landslides in recent days which have caused serious damage to the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau.

Devastating tornadoes tear through northern Vietnam

Devastating tornadoes tear through northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - Several large tornadoes cut across nine districts in northern Lao Cai Province Wednesday, August 23, leaving a path of destruction in their wake, according to a report by Vnexpress.

Houses swept away by flash floods in north-central Vietnam

Houses swept away by flash floods in north-central Vietnam

VOV.VN - Rescuers were scrambled on Friday, July 21 to reach areas in the north central district of Ky Son in Nghe An Province hit by flash flooding with at least nine houses swept away after torrential rain caused rivers to burst their banks.