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2006-05-25 06:15:00

By Nopporn Wong-Anan BANGKOK (Reuters) - The death toll in northern Thailand's worst floods in 60 years, caused by a rare climatic factor, rose to 48 on Thursday with dozens still missing as rescuers slogged through mud and debris for bodies.

2006-05-25 07:46:47

The death toll in northern Thailand's worst floods in 60 years, caused by a rare climatic factor, rose to 43 on Thursday with dozens more still missing as rescuers slogged through mud and debris for bodies.

2006-05-23 12:50:00

Heavy monsoon rains unleashed flash floods and mudslides in northern Thailand which killed at least 34 people, left dozens missing and thousands homeless, officials said on Tuesday.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.