13 dead, 100,000 displaced as flooding hits central China



Floods in one of China’s most populous regions have killed 13 and displaced 100,000 people.Entire avenues and subway tunnels have been submerged in the city of Zhengzhou, provincial capital of Henan in central China.Zhengzhou is a railway hub, with a population of 12.6 million. Heavy rains have also hit other parts of Henan but so far the scenes of chaos caused by the deluge have been confined to the provincial capital.Chinese state media has shared videos and written reports of residents…