Weather

Flash floods kill two in Thailand, storm heads for Myanmar

Tropical storm Sinlaku dumped heavy rain on 18 Thai provinces over the weekend.

Flash floods kill two in Thailand, storm heads for Myanmar

Weather

Torrential rains pound South Korea, causing deadly mudslides

Relentless rain hit most of South Korea on Sunday, leaving six people dead and seven others missing.

Torrential rains pound South Korea, causing deadly mudslides

United States

Weakened storm Isaias hits Florida amid coronavirus surge

The storm has been downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm as it brings heavy rains to the state.

Weakened storm Isaias hits Florida amid coronavirus surge

United States

Hurricane Isaias batters Bahamas on way to Florida coast

The storm has already caused widespread damage in several Caribbean island nations already grappling with coronavirus.

Hurricane Isaias batters Bahamas on way to Florida coast

United States

Hurricane Isaias: Florida declares emergency on Atlantic coast

Florida's testing sites, beaches, parks and golf courses to close as Isaias could become a Category 2 hurricane.

Hurricane Isaias: Florida declares emergency on Atlantic coast

Weather

Floods kill at least 14 people in Yemen after days of heavy rain

Heavy rains trigger flooding in parts of war-torn country, affecting internally displaced people and damaging buildings.

Floods kill at least 14 people in Yemen after days of heavy rain

Science & Technology

Senegal's village of women

Women in northeast Senegal are using solar-powered irrigation to farm food and halt the encroaching desert.

Senegal's village of women

Asia

More than 100 killed, thousands displaced by India floods

Flooding is posing an extra challenge this year as the government tries to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

Environment

In Pictures: Hurricane Hanna lashes Texas

Hanna made landfall on Saturday in a part of the US struggling with a surge in coronavirus cases.

In Pictures: Hurricane Hanna lashes Texas

Hurricane

Hurricane Hanna lashes Texas as US state faces coronavirus crisis

Year's first Atlantic hurricane forces officials to arrange shelters and evacuation while maintaining social distancing.

Hurricane Hanna lashes Texas as US state faces coronavirus crisis

Asia

Wuhan on alert again: Flooding poses threat to 11 million people

Seven months since the first COVID-19 infection in the Chinese city, its residents are now facing a new threat.

United States

Texas braces for year's first hurricane amid coronavirus outbreak

Hurricane Hanna is set to make landfall in the southern US state as Hawaii braces for simultaneous Hurricane Douglas.

Texas braces for year's first hurricane amid coronavirus outbreak

Asia

South Asia monsoon: More than 130 people killed in Nepal floods

The monsoon season in Nepal started last month, then took a turn for the worse on Sunday.

Weather

Streets in South Korea's Busan overflow with floodwater

Seasonal rains in South Korea show the same flood potential this year as in China and Japan.

Streets in South Korea's Busan overflow with floodwater

Weather

Thousands evacuated in China after floods threaten villages

Rescue workers evacuate residents in Anhui and Hubei provinces as torrential rains continue to lash China.

Thousands evacuated in China after floods threaten villages