Locals try to clean a damaged road the day after floods in Voltri, a neighbourhood of Genoa

Four dead as heavy rains batter Italy

17 Nov Torrential rain drenched northern Italy again today after mudslides at the weekend led to the deaths of four people, with a fifth person missing.

The winds were the tail end of Hurricane Gonzalo (Pic: NOAA)

Transport services disrupted by strong winds

21 Oct Strong to gale force winds swept across the country last night and this morning, as the tail end of Hurricane Gonzalo brought gusts of up to 120km/h to some exposed areas.

Large waves hit the coastline ahead of Cyclone Hudhud making its expected landfall in Visakhapatnam

Major cyclone makes landfall in India

12 Oct Cyclone Hudhud hit India's eastern seaboard with gusts of up to 195kp/h, uprooting trees, damaging buildings and killing at least five people despite a major evacuation effort.

The customers still affected are located mainly on the south coast

Up to 600 without power after storms

09 Oct ESB Networks says it hopes to have power restored this evening to all customers affected by lightning strikes during storms in the south of the country.

Heavy rain and high winds are forecast for later today

Weather warnings issued by Met Éireann

04 Oct Met Éireann has issued weather warnings for this evening and tonight with high winds forecast in much of the country and heavy rain expected nationwide.

Residents are rescued by police and rescue volunteers during the floods in Manila

Thousands return home following Philippine typhoon

20 Sep Thousands of people displaced by floods triggered by tropical storm Fung-Wong returned to their mud-caked homes in the Philippine capital of Manila, as the death toll from the disaster rose to five.

The region has been hit by record-breaking rainfall

France hit by record-breaking rainfall

30 Sep France has declared a state of natural disaster in about 60 southern towns hit by torrential downpours, which also left the Mediterranean city of Montpellier under water.