pakistan floods

Pakistan Floods Kill 28, Including Worshippers at Mosque

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, July 3 – Flash floods triggered by heavy rain have killed at least 28 people in northern Pakistan, officials said on Sunday, including some who were swept away while praying at a mosque. Torrential rains began to pelt the Chitral district, in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan, on Saturday and continued into

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Rescuers Search for 23 in Pakistani Landslide; Flood Toll at 92

By Asad Hashim ISLAMABAD, April 6 – Pakistani rescue workers searched on Wednesday for 23 people buried in a landslide in northern mountains as the number of people killed by unusually heavy rain rose to 92. Most of the death and destruction from flash floods and landslides took place in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, where 65

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At Least 55 Killed in Flash Floods in Northern Pakistan

By Asad Hashim ISLAMABAD, April 4 – Flash floods triggered by heavy rain in Pakistan have killed at least 55 people and rescuers were trying on Monday to help thousands of survivors including some cut off by a landslide in a mountain valley, officials said. The weather system that brought the unusually heavy rain was

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