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Environment

Tropical Cyclone Ella brings rain, flooding to Fiji

The extended southern hemisphere cyclone season continues with another storm in the South Pacific.

Tropical Cyclone Ella brings rain, flooding to Fiji

Weather

Deadly seasonal rains lash East Africa

Heavy downpours cause floods along eastern parts of Kenya and Tanzania.

East Africa hit by flash floods

Weather

The annual 'Plum Rains' in East Asia

The seasonal weather system brings much needed rain across East Asia, but often leads to severe flooding.

The annual 'Plum Rains' in East Asia

Weather

Fighting to save the last of Canada's giant trees

A century of commercial logging has placed primeval forests, and their thriving ecosystems, on the cusp of extinction.

Fighting to save the last of Canada's giant trees

Health

The annual southwest monsoon in South Asia

The monsoon rains are crucial to the wellbeing of the people and the economy across India and the region.

The annual southwest monsoon in South Asia

US & Canada

Canada reels from damage after heavy floods

Floodwaters are expected to start receding after a week of devastating floods in Canada's Quebec province. Hundreds were forced to evacuate and thousands of homes have been damaged.

Weather

Tropical Cyclone Donna lashes Vanuatu and New Caledonia

Severe storm develops into the strongest May cyclone ever recorded in the southern hemisphere.

Tropical Cyclone Donna lashes Vanuatu and New Caledonia

Weather

State of emergency declared in Montreal after floods

Torrential rain causes severe flooding across eastern Canada, at least 1,900 homes have been flooded in Quebec.

Business & Economy

India's annual mango harvest hit by damaging storms

Farmers in northern and central India are hoping their crops survive strong winds and heavy rains.

India's annual mango harvest hit by damaging storms

Environment

Tamil Nadu farmers fight drought with organic farming

Some farmers in Tamil Nadu state have survived severe drought by adopting traditional crops and farming methods.

Tamil Nadu farmers fight drought with organic farming

Asia

Rising sea level a threat to Vietnamese farmers

Salt water leading to saline intrusion of farmland across Mekong River Delta.

Rising sea level a threat to Vietnamese farmers

Weather

Destructive spring blizzard hits US states

Worst late spring snow storm for 40 years in Nebraska, Kansas and Oklahoma.

US: Spring blizzard hits Kansas and Oklahoma

United States

Severe storms kill at least 14 people in US

Tornadoes and flooding kill at least 14 as dangerous weather hammered parts of the midwest and the south.

Weather

Sri Lanka feels the heat

Pre-monsoon heat extends right across South Asia.

Sri Lanka feels the heat

US & Canada

Spring storms sweep across the southern United States

Residents in the southern states prepare for severe spring weather.

Spring storms sweep across the southern United States