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Warm world: Floods are our future
Warm world: Floods are our future
We keep building in wetlands and near to rivers, breaking down the natural systems that slow down and control flood waters. New research shows how...
Uttarakhand: The climate change widows of India
Uttarakhand: The climate change widows of India
Haruli Devi sat on the ground in front of her new two-room house in Singhali village in the hilly northern state of Uttarakhand.
Emergency officials search for survivors in Kerala
Emergency officials search for survivors in Kerala
Rescuers waded into submerged villages in southern India on Sunday in a desperate search for survivors cut off for days by floods that have already...
Call to investigate early storm warning systems for KZN
Call to investigate early storm warning systems for KZN
The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal has called on government to investigate if more could have been done to prevent the deaths in the...
Durban storm death toll has risen to at least six
Durban storm death toll has risen to at least six
A police officer has died in Durban after a container collapsed onto a...
Two Bangladeshis die taking flood selfies as crisis worsens
Two Bangladeshis die taking flood selfies as crisis worsens
Two Bangladeshi teenagers have died taking selfies in raging floodwaters, officials said...
Rabbits bunny hop on sheep to flee flood
Rabbits bunny hop on sheep to flee flood
Have you heard the one about the rabbits who jumped onto the back of sheep to stay dry?
Climate change will worsen flooding in SA's coastal cities
Climate change will worsen flooding in SA's coastal cities
In the next 13 years, coastal cities will face “catastrophic” floods twice as often as they do now because of rising sea levels, according to new...
Death toll rises as Mozambique weighs up flood costs
Death toll rises as Mozambique weighs up flood costs
More than 100 people have been killed and 150 000 displaced by floods in Mozambique, a senior government official said on Wednesday, as southern...
Flood-hit Malawi faces aid deficit
Flood-hit Malawi faces aid deficit
The government of impoverished Malawi has said it will need more than $65-million (R750-million) to reach out to more than 121 000 people made...
Balkans suffers worst floods in over a century
Balkans suffers worst floods in over a century
Seven bodies were pulled from flooded homes in Bosnia and the army rushed to free hundreds of people stranded in a school in Serbia on Saturday...
Govt relieved as rainy weather begins to subside
Govt relieved as rainy weather begins to subside
Thirty-two people died across five provinces due to the heavy rainfalls of the past two weeks, the government said on Monday.

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