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Flood in Bangladesh

Tuesday, 15 August 2017


Floods in Bangladesh have left 27 people dead and affected more than half a million.

Hundreds of thousands of people have been forced to leave their homes and seek shelter.

Flood in Sierra Leone

Tuesday, 15 August 2017


Heavy rain has caused floods and mudslides in Sierra Leone, leaving over 300 dead.

The disaster has particularly affected Freetown, the country's capital.

Flood in Nepal

Tuesday, 15 August 2017


At least 90 people have died in Nepal following floods and landslides.

It is estimated that 26 districts in the country are affected, and tens of thousands of people have been forced to evacuate their homes.

Earthquake in China

Wednesday, 09 August 2017


A 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck China's Jiuzhaigou County located in the southwestern province of Sichuan in China on 08 August. According to the China Earthquake Networks Center, the earthquake hit at a depth of 20km.

Earthquake in China

Wednesday, 09 August 2017


A magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck the northwestern region of China's Xhinjiang province on 08 August. Two aftershocks were also reported a few minutes later at 5.2 and 5.3 magnitude. No casualties or damage were reported by authorities.