A tropical cyclone has made landfall in eastern India today. A massive operation to evacuate more than a million people to safety from low-lying areas in Orissa state had been put in place. According to the authorities, cyclone shelters are being set up and major ports are being shut down.
Chile remains on alert for aftershocks following a 6.7 earthquake. It prompted the authorities to begin a mass evacuation of coastal areas ahead of a potential tsunami.
An evacuation of the building has taken place as a precaution
Police today removed more than 1,800 migrants living in makeshift tents at the Grande-Synthe migrant camp in France.
A forest fire near the Italian city of Pisa has forced 700 people to evacuate their homes. The fire has destroyed over 600 hectares of woodland so far. The fire broke out on Monday night on Mount Serra. Firefighters are tackling the blaze.
An elderly woman, who had run out of medication and hadn’t eaten for three days, was airlifted from her North Carolina home after the deadly storm.
Indonesia has been rocked anew by an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9, according to the United States Geological Survey.
"Despite a positive explosive test, a four-member French family was released into the security area. The family was found, questioned and allowed to travel further," federal police said on Twitter.
Israel has evacuated hundreds of members of the White Helmets civil defence group and their families from a war zone in southern Syria “due to an immediate threat to their lives”.
More than 100,000 residents in Kyoto are being forced to evacuate.
Residents were moved from their homes as authorities in the Hungarian capital dealt with an unexploded World War Two bomb
Forensic experts begin the grim task of identifying bodies of some of the 109 victims after the Fuego Volcano erupted several times
Nearly 2,000 people who had been evacuated were given a 10-hour window to prepare for the possibility they may not return for quite some time
After the discovery of a British aerial bomb in Paderborn in Western Germany, the start of the bomb deactivation has been delayed. According to the police, there were still people in the cordoned off area.
It comes as the Syrian civil war enters its eighth year
It’s the first medical evacuation since the massive assault a month ago
The UN says the evacuation of civilians from eastern Ghouta is expected today, as the US warns there must be a ceasefire in Syria.