113 flights cancelled as Beijing hit by downpour
More than 100 flights from Beijing Capital International Airport were cancelled on Tuesday as the Chinese capital was hit by a downpour in the morning.
The rainfall has eased the stifling temperature and humidity in the city, but transportation took a hit. 
The Beijing airport authorities said of nearly 17,000 scheduled flights on Tuesday, at least 113 have been cancelled. 
Beijing can expect another round of rain in two days.