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    Commentary: Kelantan’s epic struggles with great, yellow floods each monsoon

    With lucrative revenue streams at stake, the state government has little incentive to do more to stop perennial floods, says Serina Abdul Rahman.
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    Cycle of poverty in Malaysia's Kelantan state amid annual floods

    Putrajaya has pledged to upgrade the infrastructure under a new five-year plan to tackle the flooding.
  3. Tourists walk in St. Mark’s Square after days of severe flooding in Venice

    Italy battered by rain, Venice braces for another 'tough day'

    Several Italian cities were on high alert on Sunday after heavy rain overnight, including Venice where residents and tourists were braced for ...
  4. Social media image of a kookaburra perching on a burnt tree in the aftermath of a bushfire in Walla

    Flood, fire and plague: Climate change blamed for disasters

    Extreme floods in Venice, fires in Australia and even an outbreak of plague in China have been attributed to climate change this week, while ...
  5. A woman with a child walks in the flooded St Mark's Square

    Venice devastated by second highest tide in history

    Venice's mayor called the city a disaster zone on Wednesday (Nov 13) after the second highest tide ever recorded swept through it overnight, ...