Thu, Dec 22, 2005 - Page 4 News List

Rain brings misery to Southeast Asia

FLOODING TOLL Scores of deaths have been reported across four countries as the region copes with damage to important agricultural zones and populated areas

AGENCIES , BANGKOK, HANOI, KUALA LUMPUR AND MANILA

A nine-year-old girl was found dead on Saturday in a village in Irosin town in Sorsogon province after her family's house was swept away by rampaging floodwaters, while a 14-year-old boy was swept away in the tourist town of Kalibo in Aklan Province, the statement said.

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