Indonesia: Thousands evacuated from Jakarta over floods World

Indonesia: Thousands evacuated from Jakarta over floods

Thousands of residents in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta have been evacuated due to flooding though the levels of rivers swollen by the release of water from a reservoir upstream have been dropping, according to Jakarta’s governor.
Philippines: Thousands evacuate over fear of storm World

Philippines: Thousands evacuate over fear of storm

Dozens of thousands of Philippine people were driven from their homes by floods while three fishermen were reported missing as tropical storm Kai-Tak is heading towards the eastern Philippines, authorities said on December 16.
Malaysia: Thousands of people evacuated due to flood World

Malaysia: Thousands of people evacuated due to flood

Emergency services in Malaysia deployed boats and trucks to east coast states on January 3 to help with evacuating thousands of villagers who were stranded after four days of heavy rains that caused flooding.
Households evacuated due to sink hole Environment

Households evacuated due to sink hole

At least six families in Bang Lung Town in northern Bac Kan province were evacuated on January 3 after a sink hole 12 metres long and 20 metres deep appeared near their house on January 2.
 Heavy rain kills eight in central Vietnam Society

Heavy rain kills eight in central Vietnam

Heavy rain in the past four days in central Vietnam triggered floods that claimed eight lives, submerged nearly 1,000 houses, and forced thousands to evacuate, authorities said on November 5.