floods

SEOUL (Reuters) – Days of heavy rain caused floods in South Korea that have forced more than 1,000 people from their homes, killing at least 13 with another 13 missing, authorities said on Tuesday....

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Flash floods killed at least two people and swept through hundreds of houses in northern Thailand, authorities said after tropical storm Sinlaku dumped heavy rains on 18 provinces...

Flooding will become so bad in parts of England over the next 30 years that ambulances and fire brigades will struggle to reach locals within the seven-minute window for life-threatening incidents, study...

Snow and ice are set to strike in parts of Britain but temperatures will rise to double figures in others – while more communities could be cut off by heavy rain. There is a clear north/south divide...

A family was left homeless after a flooded river washed away the garden of their new waterside home. Leigh Adams, 46, is now left with a house perched above a raging torrent with the foundations exposed. Neighbours...

A couple are preparing for their bungalow to be demolished after it was almost completely subsumed by flood waters. As rain continues to fall on Yorkshire and waterways such as the River Aire continue...

Police have declared a "critical incident" following flooding triggered by Storm Jorge in south Wales. South Wales Police made the announcement following a night of flooding and severe weather...

As Britain battles horrific floods amid the climate emergency, a community is pleading for a rethink on plans for a new town on this land, designated a flood risk zone. The Unity Project in South Yorkshire...

There appears to be little relief coming for parts of the country hit by floods and snow with no immediate end to the testing conditions in sight. There are more than 100 flood warnings, many severe, still...

Rescuers who risked their lives for a flood victim trapped on the roof of her submerged car for 12 hours overnight said what they did was “human nature”. The unnamed 62-year-old was ­developing hypothermia...

Floods inspire ‘Dunkirk spirit’: Locals rally round to help families forced out of their homes by rising waters – with donations piling high while churches and leisure centres become...

Heightened weather warnings have been issued because of the risk of flooding posed by Storm Dennis. The windy menace will hit the UK on Saturday, bringing heavy rain with it. Forecasters at the Met Office...

Storm Dennis is due to hit the UK with weather warnings in place over the next five days with snow, rain, ice and wind. Sunday is set to be the worst day as the amber weather warnings cover England, Scotland,...

Storm Ciara will be the worst storm to hit Britain in seven years when it makes landfall this weekend. The Met Office has issued an amber 'danger to life' warning as gusts of up to 80mph are...

HUGE floods have hit the scenic New South Wales town of Byron Bay after historic rain fell overnight. The streets of the town, which is popular with backpackers, gushed with water as 275mm of rain came...

AT LEAST 46 people have died after two days of heavy rain caused widespread flooding and landslides in south-east Brazil. Many of the victims were buried or washed away in floods after torrential rain...