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Refugees hit hardest as deadly floods sweep across continents
Death toll rises as storms continue to rip through communities, destroying homes and livelihoods

Kaamil Ahmed

31, Jul, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Death toll rises and thousands flee homes as floods hit China
Torrential rainfall and burst rivers swamp Henan cities, with commuters trapped on subway trains

Vincent Ni China affairs correspondent, and Helen Davidson in Taipei

21, Jul, 2021 @11:05 AM

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Melting ice reveals first world war relics in Italian Alps
Accelerating retreat of glaciers in Lombardy and Trentino Alto-Aldige reveals preserved history of ‘White War’

Angela Giuffrida in Stelvio national park

04, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Land subsidence 'will affect almost fifth of global population'
Unesco warns of urban centres sinking because of unsustainable farming and groundwater extraction

Weronika Strzyżyńska

31, Dec, 2020 @7:00 PM

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Myanmar landslide: more than 50 jade miners feared dead in 'mudlake'
Mud filter collapsed at Hpakant in Kachin State, causing landslide that hit miners’ sleeping quarters

Hannah Ellis-Petersen

25, Apr, 2019 @4:37 AM

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Living and dying on a rubbish dump: the landfill collapse in Mozambique | Shaun Swingler
Sixteen people died last week when rains triggered a landslide in Maputo’s dump, exposing the grim realities of life in one of the poorest parts of the city

Shaun Swingler in Maputo

26, Feb, 2018 @11:50 AM

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World weatherwatch: Record snowfall hits city of Erie, Pennsylvania on Christmas Day
Officials declare state of emergency after 86cm of snow falls in north-eastern US, while it is typhoon season closer to the equator

Scott Duncan (MetDesk)

28, Dec, 2017 @9:30 PM

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Country diary: a feast for birdwatchers – and some of the best views in the Peak District
Bretton, Derbyshire Finches, fieldfares, tits, siskins and bramblings line up for the feeders at this remote cottage

Ed Douglas

17, Nov, 2017 @5:30 AM

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Swansea Valley terrace residents ordered to leave over landslip fears
Residents of a row of houses in Ystalyfera face uncertainty after being told their homes could collapse at any moment

Steven Morris

02, Sep, 2017 @7:00 AM

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Disaster that strikes in a moment was years in the making
Terrawatch While heavy rain can precipitate a landslide, the event often has its roots in an earthquake that loosened rock and earth

Kate Ravilious

02, Jul, 2017 @8:30 PM

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How can Peru prepare to withstand more devastating floods and landslides?
After record rains caused $3bn worth of damage, Peru must build infrastructure to prepare for any more extreme climate events in the future

Dan Collyns

13, Apr, 2017 @1:00 PM

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¿Podrá Perú domar la fuerza de las lluvias?
Perú debe construir infraestructura para resistir al clima extremo después de que lluvias causaran daños de $3 billones

Dan Collyns

13, Apr, 2017 @12:59 PM

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