As Hurricane Harvey battered the US to devastating effect, another area of the world was stricken by flooding.
Torrential rains continue to pour in Houston, Texas flooding roads, rivers, and homes. Thousands of people have taken to the streets to escape the
Thousands of people have been transferred to rescue shelters in the aftermath of flooding in Houston.
President Trump to visit Texas after 'catestrophic' flooding as forecasters say things will get worse
President Trump declared a state of emergency for Louisiana as rains continue to pummel the region
A man in Houston, Texas, made the best of the flooding in his home caused by Hurricane Harvey on Saturday and captures a fish that swam inside the house.
Scores of people in Texas, many carrying pets in their arms, attempt to escape surging floodwaters
With emergency services under strain, it's up to local residents to help their flooded neighbours to safety
Houston, Texas, is expected to see a year's rainfall in just a week after hurricane Harvey passes over
The rains from Tropical Storm Harvey continue to pummel Texas, rescue efforts are being stepped up as rising waters threaten thousands of homes.
Torrential rain from Tropical Storm Harvey has claimed a second life in Texas as floodwaters rise.
The most powerful storm to hit Texas in more than 50 years has killed at least one person and is now threatening catastrophic flooding in the region.
A category 10 Typhoon, the strongest, is smashing into Hong Kong.
Aid groups are rushing to distribute water filters and buckets across Sierra Leone's capital, in a bid to prevent an outbreak of waterborne disease after last week's deadly mudslide.
Aid workers fear decomposing bodies left out in heat may spark health crisis
This is the moment a man used an elephant to negotiate the flood-ravaged streets of southern Nepal.
More than 220 people have died in Nepal, India
Hundreds have died in mudslides and floods near the capital Freetown and the number of victims is expected to rise.
Heavy monsoon rains have triggered deadly landslides and floods
From Italy and Austria to Russia's far east storms have brought floods, but hot weather is forecast to continue across much of Europe.
Hundreds of homes have been washed away in flooding and landslides in the north of the country
A study by researchers says weather disasters could kill more than 150,000 people a year by 2100
The sludge engulfed roads, overflowed onto a busy motorway and even halted local train services. Several stranded drivers had to be rescued by helicopter, but no serious injuries were reported.
In this 360° video, witness how the German city is building higher and higher above sea level to protect itself from floods.
Emergency services in Arizona have had to rescue several people after flash flooding tore through a normally quiet creek.
Seventeen hikers were
A buddhist pagoda was filmed slipping into a river in Myanmar following heavy rains in the region.
Natural disasters can leave communities to fend for themselves but with support they can use their environment to help.