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Zelenskiy says Ukraine has developed a long-range weapon

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy said his country has developed a weapon that hit a target 700km away, in an apparent reference to the previous...

Fires threatening two cities in Canada curbed but ‘not out of the woods yet’

Firefighters have kept wildfires at bay near the capital of Canada’s Northwest Territories as well as a city under threat in British Columbia, though...

33 dead as heavy rain triggers floods and landslides in India’s Himalayan region

Heavy monsoon rains triggered floods and landslides in India’s Himalayan region, leaving at least 33 people dead and many others trapped, officials said on...

Warning of ‘extremely heavy rainfall’ after Storm Hans hits northern Europe

Norwegians have been warned to prepare for “extremely heavy rainfall” after Storm Hans caused two deaths and extensive damage in northern Europe. Strong winds continued...

UAE state oil firm brings net zero climate target forward to 2045

A state-run oil giant in the United Arab Emirates has said it has moved up its target for achieving net zero emissions in its...

14,000 people evacuated from flood-hit villages in eastern Pakistan

Rescuers in boats evacuated 14,000 people over the past several days after floodwaters from two rivers swollen by monsoon rains inundated dozens of villages...

Switzerland backs climate Bill with net-zero target for 2050

A majority of Swiss citizens have voted in favour of a Bill aimed at introducing new climate measures to sharply curb the rich Alpine...

Thousands of villagers flee from erupting volcano in Philippines

Thousands of villagers have fled Philippine communities close to the erupting Mayon volcano, traumatised by the sight of red-hot lava flowing down its crater...

Philippines raises alert level at volcano as villagers are told to leave area

Officials in the Philippines have raised the alert level for one of the country’s most active volcanoes after streams of gas, debris and rocks...

Croatian army steps in as heavy rains flood homes, roads and schools

Rescue teams and hundreds of soldiers were deployed on Monday to help people in parts of Croatia hit by floods. Heavy rain in recent days...

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