At Least 99 Killed In Floods In South Russia

Russian Floods

MOSCOW (Reuters) - At least 99 people were killed in floods and landslides in southern Russia after two months' average rainfall fell in a few hours overnight, police and emergency officials said on Saturday.

Sections:  news   world   
Topics:  emergency   flood   landslide   natural disaster   police   rainfall   russia   weather   
RELATED ARTICLES
ASK NEWS:
  • Tropical storms bear down on Mexico from both coasts - Reuters
    Tropical Storm Dolly forms off Mexico's coast - FOXNews.com
    09/2/2014 - 3:11 pm | View Link
  • Actress Srushti Latest Stills - Chennai Online
    ... quarters at Worlds (Second Lead) | South Africa ... auto stocks surge | Uttar Pradesh floods toll rises to 49 | 18 killed as train hits tempo ...
    09/2/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Link
  • Vanmam Audio Launch & Press Meet Stills - Chennai Online
    ... quarters at Worlds (Second Lead) | South Africa ... auto stocks surge | Uttar Pradesh floods toll rises to 49 | 18 killed as train hits tempo ...
    09/2/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Link
  • Diamond Jubilee Founder's Day Celebrations Stills - Chennai Online
    ... quarters at Worlds (Second Lead) | South Africa ... auto stocks surge | Uttar Pradesh floods toll rises to 49 | 18 killed as train hits tempo ...
    09/2/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Link
  • Turkey loses to Ukraine in Basketball World Cup - Turkish Daily
    South Korea is without a win after its three ... of Soma miners during funerals Severe floods hit ... Square to protest Gaza blockade 298 killed ...
    09/2/2014 - 11:04 am | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • One Killed, One Missing in Slovenia Floods
    The incident happened in Vransko, some 50 kilometers (30 miles) northeast of the capital Ljubljana, where flash floods eroded a road and swept away a van with two passengers inside, police said. Flooding hit much of eastern and south-central Slovenia over ...
    09/13/2014 - 11:10 am | View Link
  • Tempers flare as mass flood evacuations begin in Kashmir after 450 people killed
    In Pakistan, at least 231 people were reported to have been killed by the floods across the country, including Pakistan's side of Kashmir. South Asia experiences monsoon rains from June to September, which are vital for its agriculture. But the rains ...
    09/10/2014 - 8:37 am | View Link
  • Officials: Floods that killed 457 in Pakistan and India endanger thousands more
    In Pakistan, the floods are now moving south, said Kamal, the National Disaster Management Authority's official. The inundated Kashmir region in the northern Himalayas is divided between India and Pakistan and claimed by both. Two of the three wars the ...
    09/9/2014 - 10:23 pm | View Link
  • Jammu and Kashmir witnesses worst floods in six decades, 160 feared killed
    Officials said the water level in Rambiara stream in Shopian district was also rising very fast, threatening to inundate the only south Kashmir district not affected by floods so far. Soldiers have been battling to rescue thousands of people trapped in ...
    09/7/2014 - 7:50 am | View Link
  • Over 100 killed as Jammu and Kashmir sees worst floods since 1959
    The deluge has wreaked havoc, damaging roads, dozens of bridges and buildings and crops. South Kashmir districts are the worst affected in the floods followed by Srinagar. A bund at Hamdania Colony Bemina got breached during the night and water entered ...
    09/5/2014 - 5:23 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Man killed in South Gate shooting identified as Steve ...
    Steve Lawson, 50, of Bakersfield, was identified as the man killed in a South Gate shooting on Monday, July 28, 2014. He is shown in his driver's license photo.
    09/17/2014 - 1:48 am | View Website
  • North Sea flood of 1953
    The 1953 North Sea flood (Dutch, Watersnoodramp, literally "water ordeal disaster") was a major flood caused by a heavy storm, that occurred on the night of Saturday ...
    09/16/2014 - 6:31 pm | View Website
  • Johnstown Flood
    The Johnstown Flood (or Great Flood of 1889 as it became known locally) occurred on May 31, 1889. It was the result of the catastrophic failure of the South Fork Dam ...
    09/16/2014 - 10:03 am | View Website
  • Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand flood 2013: At least 5,500 ...
    Heavy rainfall has caused devastating floods and landslides across North India, especially in the states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. The Army, ITBP, Border ...
    09/16/2014 - 9:34 am | View Website
  • International News | World News
    Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews
    09/15/2014 - 6:04 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News