Humanitarian crises

Inside an Iraqi IDP camp: laughter, games and boredom

For millions of displaced Iraqis, life is not a permanent crisis.

How Iraq's IDPs cope with the trauma of displacement

Weather

Deadly floods hit South Asian states

The death toll from torrential rain in Northeast India, Nepal and Bangladesh continues to rise.

Deadly floods hit South Asian states

India-Pakistan Partition

India celebrates Independence Day

Indians mark the day they gained freedom from British colonial rule in 1947.

India celebrates Independence Day

Weather

The Week's Weather: Floods, landslides and sunshine

Flooding rain returns to Assam and deadly landslides hit Nepal. Meanwhile the heatwave relaxes its grip on Europe.

The Week's Weather: Floods, landslides and sunshine

India-Pakistan Partition

The legacy of India-Pakistan partition in pictures

Seventy years on, partition and the violence that accompanied it continues to shape India and Pakistan.

Seventy years of India-Pakistan partition in pictures