Mozambique

Beira buckles in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai

Port city at epicentre of cyclone's landfall struggles to deal with humanitarian emergency created by storm, floods.

Mozambique's Beira buckles as it bears the brunt of Cyclone Idai

Iran

'Our dams are 95 percent full': Iran braces for more flooding

Scores of villages in Khuzestan ordered evacuated due to a growing risk of floods

'Our dams are 95 percent full': Iran braces for more flooding

Afghanistan

'Huge destruction': Afghanistan floods kill dozens

Flooding caused by heavy rains destroys homes and leaves trail of devastation across seven provinces.

Afghanistan floods kill dozens, worsen desperate situation

Mozambique

'Second disaster': Fears of disease, hunger in Mozambique

Survivors of Cyclone Idai in Mozambique are facing hunger and disease, say UN officials amid an urgent call for aid.

'Second disaster': Fears of disease, hunger in Mozambique

Middle East

At least 23 dead as flash floods sweep Iran

Southern city of Shiraz suffers extensive damage as government urges people to cancel trips amid forecast of more rains.

Iran flood: More than a dozen killed in flash flooding

Cyclone

Cyclone Veronica lashes Australia's west coast

Red alert issued as the storm crawls into the Pilbara coast with damaging winds, large storm surge and flooding rains.

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai: Families hunt for missing relatives in Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai is the worst storm to hit Zimbabwe since cyclone Eline in nearly 20 years.

Africa

Cyclone Idai: Rescue efforts on, 15,000 stranded in Mozambique

Many people here are subsistence farmers, whose food for the year ahead was destroyed by the cyclone and the ensuing floods.

Mozambique

Death toll jumps in Mozambique storm as 15,000 await rescue

Cyclone winds and floods kill more than 400 in southeastern Africa as rescuers scramble to save victims in Mozambique.

Death toll jumps in Mozambique storm as 15,000 await rescue

Africa

'Women, babies trapped in trees' after deadly Mozambique storm

Six days after Cyclone Idai, rescuers scramble to save hundreds stranded by floodwaters amid fears death toll will rise.

'Women, babies trapped in trees' after deadly Mozambique storm

Zimbabwe

Relief reaches Zimbabwe's cyclone survivors as death toll rises

Bulldozers and road graders struggled through the night to clear obstructed roads after Cyclone Idai strands thousands.

Relief reaches Zimbabwe's cyclone survivors as death toll rises

United States

Six US states reeling as rivers rise to record levels

At least two people have died and flooding is expected to continue with more rain forecast and snowmelt expected.

Six US states reeling as rivers rise to record levels

Malawi

Malawi's struggling flood victims brace for impending cyclone

Flooding in Malawi kills at least 56 and affects hundreds of thousands of others as a new storm approaches.

Africa

More than 80,000 displaced in Malawi flooding

The flooding has left many villages under water and, although some of the floods have receded, more rain is expected in the coming days.

Africa

Malawi floods kill 30, displace 6,000

Survivors have no choice but to go to evacuation centres and wait for help.