Middle East

Heavy rains cause flash floods in Yemen

Unusually heavy rains triggered flash floods over the weekend in Yemen, killing at least eight people in capital.


'Plum Rains' bring further flooding to southern China

The Meiyu monsoon front is pulsing with heavy rain again over the southern provinces of China.


Flash floods continue in France and Germany

Slow-moving major thunderstorms cause flooding in central Europe where rivers overflow.


Floods and landslides kill over 100 in Ethiopia

At least 20,000 homeless as meteorologists blame this year's particularly powerful El Nino for country's high rainfall.

Rebel Architecture

Pakistan: A Traditional Future

Pakistani architect Yasmeen Lari uses local building techniques to rebuild villages in the flood-stricken Sindh region.


Deadly rains pound the Middle East

Dozens killed as flooding hits the normally desert-dry countries of Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Iran, and Qatar.


Late rains leave Queensland quenched and Sydney sodden

Australia's tropics get a late wet season boost, which also ends Sydney's summer sizzler.


Rain and flooding continue in US' Southern States

Remember the Texas and Oklahoma floods of 2015? Here we go again in the Southern States.


Hundreds trapped on rooftops in flood-devastated India

Authorities escalate rescue operations as thousands remain cut off in southern state with more rain in the forecast.

Climate Change

Drowning Megacities

Al Jazeera explores the African cities on the front line of the battle against climate change.


Twelve killed as flash floods hit Saudi Arabia

At least 12 killed as thunderstorms sweep through northern and western Saudi Arabia, bringing floods to many cities.


Extraordinary rain hits Texas with more to come

Half-metre of rainfall in Texas is just the start as Hurricane Patricia's moisture adds to the mix.


Typhoon Koppu has not finished with Philippines' Luzon

Rain still expected to come from Typhoon Koppu could dwarf what has already fallen.


Sixteen dead in flash floods in US state of Utah

Four dead in Zion National Park after 12 people killed in nearby Hildale in heavy rain described as "100-year event".


Over 113,000 Pakistanis still in flood relief camps

Monsoon rains have so far left 166 dead, with entire length of River Indus still at either medium or high flood level.