Asia Pacific

Death toll in Philippines floods, landslides rises to 68

Authorities warn number of victims to increase as thousands are forced from their homes by the bad weather.

Death toll in Philippines floods, landslides rises to 68

Weather

El Nino triggers landslides in Peru, tornado in Argentina

The natural phenomenon, which occurs between November and March, has triggered severe weather in South America.

El Nino triggers landslides in Peru, tornado in Argentina

Brazil

Brazil landslide kills at least 10

At least four people are still missing after torrential rains caused the deadly mudslide in Rio de Janeiro.

Brazil landslide: At least 10 dead in Rio de Janeiro's Niteroi

Hurricane

'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Willa barrels towards Mexico

Hurricane Willa is slated to hit heavily-populated areas on western Mexican shores, producing life-threatening floods.

'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Willa barrels towards Mexico

Weather

Mexico on alert as next tropical cyclone brews in Pacific

If the depression along the Gulf of Mexico turns into a tropical storm, it will be given the name Vicente.

Mexico on alert as next tropical cyclone brews in Pacific

Africa

Uganda buries its dead after landslide disaster

The search for survivors of the landslide near Mount Elgon continues, but villagers have begun to bury some of the 41 known dead in a type of tragedy that has become increasingly common in the area.

Indonesia

Twelve school children killed in Indonesia landslide

At least 27 people killed, including 12 pupils, as mud and debris hit North Sumatra province after heavy downpours.

Indonesia: Landslide kills school children in North Sumatra

Uganda

Uganda landslide toll jumps to 41

At least 41 people killed in eastern Bududa district after heavy rains caused landslide, officials say.

Uganda

Uganda landslide kills seven amid heavy downpours

Health officials say the death roll is likely to increase as Bududa district is still experiencing heavy rains.

Uganda landslide kills seven amid heavy downpours: Red Cross

Reporter's Notebook

Philippines: The trouble with the second landslide

Filipinos angered by haphazard approach to safeguarding their lives after a mountain quarry collapsed.

Philippines: The trouble with the second landslide

Philippines

Philippines landslide: Anger over quarry operations in area

Three days since a massive landslide slammed into a village in the central Philippines, families of victims are desperate for assistance.

Landslide

Philippines: At least 29 dead in Cebu landslide

Quarrying operations suspended in parts of Philippines after a new landslide kills dozens in Mangkhut's wake.

Philippines: At least 29 dead in Cebu landslide

Philippines

New landslide kills 21, buries houses in Philippines

At least 64 people missing following a landslide near an abandoned quarry site in the central province of Cebu.

New landslide kills 21, buries houses in the Philippines

Philippines

Philippines landslide: 'At least he was in one piece'

Death toll from landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut rises to 81, three days after it battered northern Luzon island.

Asia Pacific

Typhoon Mangkhut: Illegal mining linked to landslides

Environmental activists have blamed mining operations for landslides that have reportedly killed dozens of people in the northern Philippines following a powerful typhoon at the weekend.