Egypt condoles with Sudan over victims of floods

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 02:32 GMT

As total of 52 people, including a woman and her child, have died from the floods, spokesman of the National Council for Civil Defense Abdel Galil Abdel Rahim said

Egypt’s irrigation Min. to take part in the inauguration of Flood, Rain Forecasting Center in DR Congo

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel-Aty will be participating in the inauguration of a Flood and Rain Forecasting Center in the Democratic Republic of the Congo during his 4-day visit that will start Tuesday.

Famine, flooding or war are repercussions of Ethiopian Dam filling without deal

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:50 GMT

A number of Egyptian experts and former ministers gave insight on the issue.

Irrigation Ministry urges citizens to avoid misinformation about flood

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 08:20 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources on Monday urged the citizens to receive their information on a possible flood due to an increase in Nile water level only from the ministry to avoid misinformation and confusion.

Egypt continues sending humanitarian aid to Sudan following floods

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 11:30 GMT

This comes per the instructions given by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to continue a relief air bridge to support Sudanese people after a huge flood hit the country and left several damages and casualties.

Egypt sends omnifold aid quantities requested by Sudan during flood crisis: Sudanese min.

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 10:53 GMT

Until present, Egypt has supplied 180 tons of food, and baby formula that were transported by 10 planes over batches to Khartoum airport.

President Sisi expresses solidarity with Sudan over floods

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 12:11 GMT

Sisi expressed his full solidarity with the government and people of Sudan in the face of floods that have hit several states.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Sudan over devastating floods

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 01:28 GMT

Egypt has expressed solidarity with Sudan after Bout Dam collapsed in the southeast of the country, destroying hundreds of homes.

Emergency declared as Egyptians brace for floods, water cut-off expected

Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 02:46 GMT

A state of emergency began Wednesday as Egyptians brace for a thunderstorm and heavy rains Thursday-Saturday.

Egyptian military ships relief to South Sudan flood victims

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 02:23 GMT

The Egyptian military transported relief to the South Sudanese flood victims that have been languishing in its aftermath for months.

Mayor of Venice sees hundreds of millions of euros of flood damage

Wed, 13 Nov 2019 - 01:17 GMT

The financial cost of severe flooding in Venice is likely to run to hundreds of millions of euros, Mayor Luigi Brugnaro said on Wednesday.

2019 Floodwater flowing into Egypt exceeds earlier years

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 12:26 GMT

The volume of floodwater flowing into Egypt in October exceeds those of earlier years, and the overall amount in 2019 is “promising,” the Ministry of Irrigation said Sunday

Red Sea prepares for winter floods with LE572M constructions

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 - 01:14 GMT

The Red Sea Governorate Authority has built 16 dams, dug 12 artificial lakes, and made 11 dirt barriers and canals at a cost of LE572 million.

114 killed, millions affected as floods hit Bangladesh

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 02:53 GMT

The death toll from monsoon storms in Bangladesh rose to 114, with flood levels still rising in many parts of the country.

4 people, 749 villages affected as heavy rain continues in India's Assam

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 12:27 GMT

The Brahmaputra and five other rivers in the state are flowing above the danger level.

Indonesia floods kill at least 31 people

Mon, 29 Apr 2019 - 09:18 GMT

Floods and landslides from torrential rains in Indonesia have killed at least 31 people and displaced thousands in the past few days.

Iran flood death toll rises to 76

Sun, 14 Apr 2019 - 10:39 GMT

Seventy-six people have been killed in Iran by floods in recent weeks, according to a new toll published with warnings still in place for large swathes of the country.

Iran evacuates more villages for fear of landslides after floods

Sat, 06 Apr 2019 - 09:45 GMT

Iran moved on Saturday to evacuate more towns and villages threatened by floods after forecasts for more rains in the southwest of the country.

At least 42 dead in floods in Indonesia's Papua

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 - 10:49 GMT

At least 42 people have been killed by flash floods in Indonesia's eastern Papua province, an official said Sunday.

Indonesia death toll from floods, landslides climbs to 68

Sun, 27 Jan 2019 - 09:34 GMT

At least 68 people have been killed and nearly 7,000 forced to take refuge in emergency shelters after floods, landslides and a tornado battered the Indonesian island of Sulawesi in the past week.