United States

Texas' poor hit hardest by floods after Harvey

Many poor neighbourhoods built on flood plains or close to chemical plants worry that long-term aid will be slow to come.

Interactive

South Asia floods: Affected areas and people impacted

Mapping where the monsoon floods have hit the strongest in India, Nepal and Bangladesh.

South Asia floods: Affected areas and people impacted

Asia

Nearly 1,000 people killed in South Asia flooding

At least 800 killed in two weeks, and more than 20 million affected by severe flooding as aid agencies struggle to cope.

Asia

Rare rhinos killed as floods devastate India reserve

Rescuers recover carcasses of more than 225 animals, including 15 rhinos after floods ravage Kaziranga wildlife reserve.

Rare wildlife killed as floods devastate India reserve

Asia

Floods affect 16 million in Nepal, India and Bangladesh

Flood levels reach record highs in South Asia with more than 400 dead and hundreds injured and missing.

Floods affect 16 million in Nepal, India and Bangladesh

Asia

Scores killed in India floods and landslides

Large swaths of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland and Manipur are submerged after days of torrential rain.

Scores killed in India floods and landslides

Weather

Dozens killed in China floods as rivers overflow

More than 50 people killed as heavy rain has caused the Yangtse River and many of its tributaries to overflow.

Dozens killed in China floods as rivers overflow

Asia

Sri Lanka races to rescue flood victims as toll rises

At least 164 killed as rescuers rush to evacuate people marooned by floods and mudslides before rains resume on Monday.

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.

Middle East

Flash floods kill at least 30 in northwest Iran

Major flooding triggered by heavy rains in East Azerbaijan province also swept away cars after rivers burst their banks.

Flash floods kill at least 30 in northwest Iran

Latin America

Colombia ends mudslide search operation; 106 missing

At least 102 children among the dead in a giant mudslide that slammed into the town of Mocoa last week.

Latin America

Floods and landslides kill scores in Peru

The government has issued a state of emergency across hundreds of districts. A landslide in northern Peru has killed at least seven people, bringing the toll from flooding to 67 this year.

Weather

Burundi's capital hit by floods

Roughly a month's worth of rain in a night destroys homes in Bujumbura.

Burundi's capital hit by floods

Weather

Namibia braced for worst flood in memory

This year's wet season brings significant flooding to the most densely populated area of the country.

Northern Namibia braced for worst flood in memory

Africa

Zimbabwe floods killed 246, made thousands homeless

Officials declare national disaster and appeal to international donors for $100m to help thousands affected by floods.

Zimbabwe floods killed 246, made thousands homeless