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Residents in shadow of Indonesia volcano reckon with ruin

Fathers cradled distressed daughters, elderly villagers heaved mattresses on their backs and farmers carried goats that had survived

Indonesia volcano erupts, death toll rises to 13

The eruption of Java's biggest mountain caught locals by surprise on Saturday, sending thousands fleeing its path of destruction

Thousands of flood victims in Indonesia still in need of help

Several places remained under a two-meter deep water, making it difficult for volunteers to distribute relief aid

Women and climate crisis in the Philippines

Whether it be in policy decision-making or making economic contribution to the family, women lag behind

‘Nowhere is safe’: Philippine typhoon victims live in fear

As global warming brings increasingly extreme weather, people in the province of Albay fear that "nowhere is safe"

Floods, landslides kill 116 in India and Nepal

Experts say that they were victims of ever-more unpredictable and extreme weather across South Asia in recent years

Catholic churches in northern Philippines open doors to storm victims

Authorities said the death toll in the wake of "Maring" rose to 30 while a total of 50,040 families or 194,677 people were displaced

Philippine communities urged to implement risk reduction strategies in wake of...

October 13 is International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

Thai diners whet their appetites at flood cafe

A tropical storm and heavy monsoon rains have caused flooding in 33 Thai provinces, inundating more than 300,000 households

Thai flood victims ‘start from zero’ after killer storm

The capital Bangkok is on alert, with floodwater expected to reach the city late next week

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