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  1. rescuers at scene after philippines landslide

    Toll jumps to 22 in Philippine monsoon landslide

  2. rescuers dig for survivors

    Grim search for typhoon landslide victims as Philippines toll climbs

  3. The staff of Metropolitan Outer Floodway Management Office looks around a pressure-adjusting water

    Analysis - In quake-prone Japan, attention shifts to flood risks as heavy rains increase

    Japanese have long been conditioned to prepare for earthquakes, but recent powerful typhoons and sudden, heavy rains have brought to the forefront ...
  4. A staff of Metropolitan Outer Floodway Management Office looks around a pressure-adjusting water ta

    Analysis: In quake-prone Japan, attention shifts to flood risks as heavy rains increase

    Japanese have long been conditioned to prepare for earthquakes, but recent powerful typhoons and sudden, heavy rains have brought to the forefront ...
  5. Reuters Peter Apps screengrab

    Commentary: Covering the world, paralysed from the shoulders down

    When Reuters columnist Peter Apps woke up paralysed from shoulder down after an accident 12 years ago, he felt like his life was over. Today, he ...
  6. Police officers search for survivors from a house damaged by a landslide caused by an earthquake in

    Commentary: No respite for disaster-weary Japan

    But there are ways to mitigate the impact of these hazards and improve Japanese society’s resilience, say two experts at the Earth Observatory of ...
  7. Kerala relief

    Flood toll in India's Kerala rises to 445

  8. A shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on August 5 levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and

    Why multiple earthquakes are rattling one Indonesian island

  9. The collapsed Morandi Bridge is seen in the Italian port city of Genoa

    Genoa toll hits 43 as search for answers ramps up

    The death toll from the disaster rose to 43 on Sunday after firefighters discovered three bodies overnight inside a car extracted from the rubble ...