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Japan landslides leave many dead
At least 36 die in Hiroshima as average rainfall for the whole of August falls on the city overnight.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 18:49 GMT
The temperatures are big in Japan
A deadly heatwave sweeps across Japan and hospitalises hundreds.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 10:12 GMT
Man-yi brings further floods to Japan
Flights cancelled out of Tokyo airport as the Fukushima power plant endures tropical downpours
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 09:53 GMT
5 killed as flooding hits Buenos Aires
Record amounts of rain swamp parts of Argentinian capital.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2013 10:17 GMT
Schools closed as flooding hits Lebanon
Schools shut for two days as stormy weather sparks widespread flooding across country leaving one man killed.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 22:40 GMT
Second quake hits northern Myanmar
Earthquake rocks north of Mandalay just hours after strong 6.8 magnitude quake kills 12 people and injures dozens more.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 02:34 GMT
Torrential rains swamp South America
Uruguay is the worst hit as the storms rage for several days.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2012 09:53 GMT
No tsunami fears from east Russia earthquake
No immediate reports of damage or injuries and no tsunami generated by 7.3 magnitude earthquake some 160km off coast.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 05:10 GMT
Australia's summer of rain
Severe floods and tropical cyclones ensured this season was one of the wettest ever for Australia.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2012 13:21 GMT
Strong earthquake hits southeastern Japan
No injuries or damage reported after magnitude 7.0 quake hits Izu islands, about 600km south of Tokyo.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2012 10:42 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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