Floods News:

East Africa floods
…Tropical storms are expected to hit East Africa late on Thursday and Friday, in areas which have already been affected by heavy rain. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from…


Indian Ocean Dipole: What is it and why is it linked to floods and bushfires?
Flooding and landslides in East Africa have killed dozens of people and forced… and floods in eastern Africa and droughts in south-east Asia and Australia. "When… Ocean. Why the floods in East Africa are so bad How do you stop flooding? State…


Kenya floods: Teenager dies trying to rescue man
… as a result of the flooding caused by the heavy rains that have been falling since October… and then it swept her away." More on the floods in East Africa: 'Everything has been washed away…


East Africa floods: Trapped Kenyan fisherman rescued
… on an island because of heavy flooding. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing…


Deadly floods in south-east France
…Heavy rain has led to severe flooding and to at least two deaths in the south… people caught in floods died when their helicopter crashed near Marseille.…


East Africa floods: Trapped Kenyan fisherman rescued
… since Friday because of heavy flooding. Vincent Musila had gone fishing at a river… for three days as they waited for emergency services to rescue him. Why the floods


East Africa floods: Kenyan fisherman Vincent Musila rescued
…Kenyan fisherman trapped by floods rescued A Kenyan fisherman has been… airlifted from an island where he was marooned since Friday because of heavy flooding… million affected by flash floods and landslides across East Africa. About half…


Why the floods in East Africa are so bad
…, including flash floods and landslides, have killed at least 250 people and affected some… explains the reasons behind the flooding. Is it unusual to have rain at this time… and therefore has the potential to produce more rain. Kenya flash floods: 'What I saw after…


France floods: Three rescuers die as helicopter crashes near Marseille
… on a mission to help people caught in floods in southern France were killed when… to severe flooding and several deaths. In a statement, Interior Minister Christophe… have been a factor. At least six people have died in floods in south-eastern France…


South Yorkshire floods: 'Substantial support' for victims
…The organisation behind a flood relief appeal has praised the "extraordinary…" public response as it nears its £500,000 target. The South Yorkshire Flood Disaster… Relief Appeal was set up after widespread flooding across the county at the beginning…