7 bodies discovered along France-Italy border in wake of Storm Alex’s wrath, EU pledges support (VIDEOS)

Major search and rescue operations continue along the French-Italian border after torrential flooding ravaged the mountainous areas near Nice. Seven bodies have been discovered as fears mount of more missing and dead. … Read More >7 bodies discovered along France-Italy border in wake of Storm Alex’s wrath, EU pledges support (VIDEOS)

China rushes to evacuate 100,000 flood victims and to save 1,200-year-old world heritage site (PHOTOS)

Flooding in Neijiang, Sichuan province, has prompted authorities to move tens of thousands of residents out of the area. There are fears that the natural disaster may also damage an ancient statue of Buddha. … Read More >China rushes to evacuate 100,000 flood victims and to save 1,200-year-old world heritage site (PHOTOS)

More than 100,000 evacuated as southwestern China stricken by worst floods in decades (VIDEO)

Authorities in China’s southwestern Sichuan province have raised the flood emergency alert to the highest level for the first time on record as local rivers broke their banks and flooded the cities, sparking massive evacuations. … Read More >More than 100,000 evacuated as southwestern China stricken by worst floods in decades (VIDEO)

Floods in China Leave More Than 120 People Killed, Missing Since January, Reports Reveal

More than 120 people died or have gone missing in China since the beginning of the year due to floods, while another 875,000 had to evacuate from dangerous areas for the same reason, Chinese People’s Daily reported on Saturday, citing authorities. … Read More >Floods in China Leave More Than 120 People Killed, Missing Since January, Reports Reveal