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Storm wreaks havoc in Australia
Cyclone Yasi batters towns in country's northeast, but residents escape without serious casualties.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2011 15:34 GMT
Cyclone Yasi hits Australian coast
A "monumental" storm has crossed northeastern Australia, tearing off roofs and cutting off power to homes.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2011 20:08 GMT
Australia braces for cyclone fury
Police are forced to turn people away from evacuation shelters as "monster storm" hits the Australian coast.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2011 14:13 GMT
Australia flooding shifts south
Thousands of homes swamped by rising waters as flood crisis moves from northeast to south over the weekend.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2011 15:07 GMT
Brisbane clean-up drive under way
Volunteers supplement military's effort to clear Australian city of sludge and muck deposited by flood waters.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2011 07:00 GMT
Australia doubles troops for floods
PM deploys more forces as receding waters reveal mountains of muddy wreckage in Australia's third largest city.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2011 06:42 GMT
Brisbane spared worst of floods
Floodwaters in Australia's third-largest city peak at level much lower than feared, sparing city of more devastation.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 22:01 GMT
Brisbane braces for massive floods
Streets of Australia's third-largest city largely deserted as thousands of people flee rising flood waters.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 04:23 GMT
More floods ravage Australia
At least 10 people die and 78 others missing in the flood-wrecked Queensland state as further downpours are forecast.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2011 16:48 GMT
Australia begins flood aid airlift
Emergency services ferry supplies to town of Rockhampton, as swollen rivers leave 10 dead in country's severe flooding.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2011 20:45 GMT
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