Flooding, landslides destroy homes and cut power in French Polynesia

Flooding, landslides destroy homes and cut power in French Polynesia

Heavy flooding in French Polynesia has forced many residents to evacuate, cut off power to thousands of homes, and closed Tahiti’s international airport. The French Polynesia High Commission said three people were injured, one seriously, while more than 100 homes were destroyed. Major roads were damaged by landslides. The floods were most severe on the […]

35 die in landslides, floods on Java island

35 die in landslides, floods on Java island

JAKARTA: At least 35 people have been killed by landslides and floods on Indonesia’s Java island and many others are missing, an official said on Sunday. Dozens of houses were buried in the landslides and thousands of homes were inundated by floods in 16 districts and towns in Central Java province over the weekend. The […]