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Flood toll in India's Kerala state rises to 445

Flood toll in India's Kerala state rises to 445

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in a tweet said that more than 130,000 flood-hit houses had been cleaned, or nearly a third of those affected.

Death toll nears 400 in flood-hit Kerala, dozens missing

Death toll nears 400 in flood-hit Kerala, dozens missing

Dozens of people are missing and 1.2 million are sheltering in the camps, state officials said, as water receded and a huge clean-up gathered pace.

Genoa bridge toll hits 43 as search for answers ramps up

Genoa bridge toll hits 43 as search for answers ramps up

Italy is searching for answers after paying its respects to the dozens killed by a collapsed bridge in Genoa.

Kerala flood toll soars to 164, rescue work stepped up

Kerala flood toll soars to 164, rescue work stepped up

The state has been pounded by the worst monsoon rains in almost a century since August 8.

Troops called to Kerala state as flood toll rises

Troops called to Kerala state as flood toll rises

Hundreds of extra troops were deployed in the southern state, as the government issued a "red alert" over the region's worst floods in decades.

Kerala on rain red alert as floods close Kochi airport

Kerala on rain red alert as floods close Kochi airport

Authorities have opened the gates of 34 reservoirs as water reached dangerous levels.

Greece wildfire death toll rises to 96

Greece wildfire death toll rises to 96

The death toll from Greece's deadliest fire disaster rose to 96 after one more victim died in hospital, the fire brigade said early on Wednesday.

Indonesia quake death toll tops 400 as more bodies recovered

Indonesia quake death toll tops 400 as more bodies recovered

The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on August 5 levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and businesses across Lombok.

Death toll from Indonesia's powerful quake rises to 392

Death toll from Indonesia's powerful quake rises to 392

The number was likely to rise further still as teams continue to search for victims beneath the rubble and ruins of buildings, national disaster management agency spokesman Sutopo Nugroho said.

Aftershocks rock Indonesia's Lombok as quake toll tops 300

Aftershocks rock Indonesia's Lombok as quake toll tops 300

The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on Sunday levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and businesses across Lombok.

Greek fire toll rises to 91, as another official resigns

Greek fire toll rises to 91, as another official resigns

A 95-year-old woman injured in Greece's deadliest fire last month died early Monday, raising the death toll to 91 as another top official blamed for the disaster stepped down.

Greek police minister quits over wildfires disaster

Greek police minister quits over wildfires disaster

Greece's minister responsible for the police, Nikos Toskas, quit on Friday after scores died in wildfires near Athens last month, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' office said.