Asia Pacific

Anger grows in Myanmar over dam collapse

People in Myanmar are demanding to know why they weren’t warned ahead of the collapse.

India

Kerala flood toll rises as monsoon rains continue

Indian government pledges $71m for victims of 'the worst floods in 100 years' to hit southern Kerala state.

Shortage of medicine, drinking water for Kerala flood survivors

India

People evacuated from rooftops as Kerala floods kill hundreds

Stranded people moved to 1,200 camps as heavy rains kill 164, pushing overall death toll during monsoon season to 324.

Floods

Red alert as worst flood in century kills 77 in Kerala

Officials say at least 10 people were killed on Wednesday night, taking the toll to 77.

Weather

US: Torrential rain, flooding to continue across northeast

Stagnant weather pattern responsible for record rain for many cities on the east coast.

US: Torrential rain, flooding to continue across northeast

India

India: Monsoon floods kill 37, displace thousands

Death toll in southern state of Kerala rises to 37, as heavy rain displaces thousands and damages crops.

Sudan

Heavy rain in Sudan kills half a dozen people

Flash floods in eastern Sudan have destroyed 7,000 homes and left thousands more damaged in addition to the loss of life.

Laos

Thick mud hampers Laos flood rescue with many missing

Exact number of dead and missing from Monday's dam collapse remains a mystery because of rescue operation's complexity.

Thick mud hampers Laos flood rescue with many missing

Asia Pacific

Laos dam collapse: Water levels slowly receding

People are starting to return to their homes even as rescue workers continue to search for survivors after the dam collapse that sent a deluge, destroying villages in both Laos and Cambodia.

Floods

Thousands of Cambodians evacuated as floods hit

Water from Laos' dam breach streams into neighbouring Cambodia with floodwaters reaching 11.5 metres in some areas.

Weather

Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh makes landfall again

Three days of Son-Tinh overhead made things much worse in Vietnam and Laos.

Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh makes landfall again

Asia Pacific

Hundreds reported missing after Laos dam collapse

Several killed and fears death toll may rise after an under-construction hydro-power dam collapses in southern Laos.

Africa

Nigeria floods worsen food shortages

Floods in Nigeria are causing a heavy loss of life and of crops, raising fears in agricultural communities.

Japan

Japan search efforts continue as flood death toll crosses 200

Tens of thousands left without drinking water and electricity, while thousands sleep in school gymnasiums.

Thailand

All rescued from Thai cave: Live updates

Rescue operation ends as 12 members and coach of youth football team are taken out of northern Thailand cave.

Thailand cave rescue operation: All the latest updates