• Monday, Jun 17, 2019
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Mozambique records first cholera cases...

Mozambique records first cholera cases...

Africa

Fri, May 3 2019

The city of Pemba registered 11 cases of the disease while the neighbouring district of Mecufi had...

Floods in Indonesia kill dozens, thousands...

Floods in Indonesia kill dozens, thousands...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 29 2019

On Monday, Indonesia's disaster agency confirmed 29 deaths and said at least 13 more people were...

Satkhira coastal areas at flood risk...

Satkhira coastal areas at flood risk...

Nation

Mon, Apr 29 2019

A large portion of the embankments across Satkhira could collapse this coming rainy season

Iran flood death toll rises to 76

Iran flood death toll rises to 76

Middle East

Sun, Apr 14 2019

Officials have again issued flood warnings for the east of Iran with heavy rains that began on Saturday...

Iran flood death toll reaches 62

Iran flood death toll reaches 62

World

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Flood-related deaths have been reported in 11 out of Iran's 31 provinces

At least 18 dead as floods sweep...

At least 18 dead as floods sweep...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 25 2019

The latest floods have struck mostly west and southwest Iran and follow major flooding on March 19 in...

Indonesia flood death toll tops 100,...

Indonesia flood death toll tops 100,...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Many survivors fear more floods will rip through hard-hit Papua

Over 200 dead in Mozambique after Cyclone...

Over 200 dead in Mozambique after Cyclone...

Africa

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi said in a televised statement following a cabinet meeting on...

Death toll in floods in Indonesia's...

Death toll in floods in Indonesia's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 18 2019

The death toll shot up to nearly 80 from 58 on Sunday as rescuers found more victims as they struggled...

Flash floods, snow and rain kill at...

Flash floods, snow and rain kill at...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Some 5,000 people were displaced in Kandahar alone

Drought-stricken Aussie farmers now...

Drought-stricken Aussie farmers now...

Oceania

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Australia's eastern inland, including Queensland, have been plagued by a severe and prolonged drought...

Dhaka’s water problems

Dhaka’s water problems

Tanvir Ahmed

Tue, Feb 5 2019

How Dhaka’s drainage and natural hydrology can be improved

'Once-in-a-century' floods hit Australia’s...

'Once-in-a-century' floods hit Australia’s...

World

Sun, Feb 3 2019

Thousands of residents in the city of Townsville in Queensland were without power and cut off by flooded...

Floods kill 12 people in Saudi...

Floods kill 12 people in Saudi...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 30 2019

Ten died in the north western city of Tabuk and one each in the holy city of Medina and in northern border...

Indonesia floods, landslides death toll...

Indonesia floods, landslides death toll...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Lashed by the heavy rain, rivers swelled and burst their banks, inundating dozens of communities in 11...

Indonesia flood, landslide death toll...

Indonesia flood, landslide death toll...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

More than 3,000 people have been evacuated and at least 46 are being treated at local hospitals and health...

Embankment damaged: 2 villages flooded...

Embankment damaged: 2 villages flooded...

Nation

Sat, Nov 24 2018

Over 100 fish enclosures were also flooded as approximately 20ft of the flood embankment was damaged...

Floods kill six in southern Russia

Floods kill six in southern Russia

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Flash floods frequently cause devastating damage in the area wedged between the Black Sea and the Caucasus...

13 dead as flooding hits southwestern...

13 dead as flooding hits southwestern...

World

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Flash floods swamped a number of towns and villages around the fortress city of Carcassonne

Under water: How rising waters cost...

Under water: How rising waters cost...

Climate Change

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Until now, scientists have often framed climate change in terms of the future. But a landmark report...

Flood situation continues to

Flood situation continues to

Nation

Fri, Sep 21 2018

This created immense suffering for residents of Bogra, Gaibandha, and Jamalpur