3 more bodies found in deadly Greek flood

2017-11-18 19:02

Greek authorities say three more people were found dead from a flash flood that hit a district west of Athens, raising the toll to 19.

#News24 ICYMI: Another missed Sassa deadline; Mugabe given an ultimatum and Miss Caroline not slamming the brakes on driving lessons

2017-11-17 17:58

Severe weather conditions shut SA and Lesotho border; Zimbabweans remain hopeful and the Springboks go into Saturday's Test against France in Paris having not played in the country since 2013.

Death toll in Greek floods rises to at least 14

2017-11-15 20:01

The death toll in flash flooding on the western fringes of the Greek capital has increased to 14, with the fire department recovering the body of a man near the small town of Mandra.

WARNING: Another storm heading for KZN

2017-11-10 14:38

KwaZulu-Natal residents should brace themselves for inclement weather as the weekend kicks off following a storm warning from the South African Weather Service.

UN weather agency: 2017 set to be among top 3 hottest years

2017-11-07 09:06

The UN's weather and climate agency says 2017 is set to become the hottest year on record aside from those impacted by the El Nino phenomenon.

Monsoon rains kill 12 in southern India, displace thousands

2017-11-04 11:13

Thousands of people have taken refuge in relief camps as torrential monsoon rains flooded parts of southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, killing at least 12 people this week.

#News24 ICYMI: Pauw 'not intimidated' by SSA and SARS; Thousands affected by WhatsApp crash and Sharks confirm Mapimpi signing

2017-11-03 18:20

Barry Roux argues Oscar Pistorius had ‘no evil intent’, a huge thunderstorm lights up the Cape Town skies and the State Security Agency wants Jacques Pauw’s book about President Jacob Zuma to be recalled.

Tokyo hit by second cyclone in a week

2017-10-29 22:15

Another tropical cyclone is battering Japan bringing with it a landslide threat through its heavy rain.

At least 2 killed in storms in Central Europe

2017-10-29 16:20

Two people have died as high winds knocked over trees, left homes without electricity and caused widespread travel chaos across much of Central Europe

How cities are defending themselves against sea level rise

2017-10-24 13:41

When raising buildings or widening beaches isn't an option, coastal cities seek other storm protections.


Nasa launches next-generation weather satellite

2017-11-18 15:49

Nasa has launched a next-generation satellite into space designed to monitor weather around the world and help improve forecasts.

Man dies after being struck by lightning in Durban

2017-11-16 12:22

A 30-year-old man has been killed after he was struck by lightning during a storm in Durban.

Man killed, another injured by Free State lightning strike

2017-11-14 18:39

A man has been killed while another has been injured after they had been struck by lightning on a construction site on a golf course in Parys, say paramedics. 

More than 90 killed in Vietnam's deadliest typhoon in years

2017-11-09 22:17

More than 90 people have perished in floods and landslides unleashed in Vietnam by Typhoon Damrey, one of the deadliest storms to hit the country in years.

Typhoon slams into Vietnam, killing at least 15

2017-11-04 17:03

Typhoon Damrey has slammed into Vietnam's south-central coast, killing at least 15 people and leaving four others missing.

Man lauded for saving five kids, including baby, in KZN mega-storm

2017-11-03 22:11

A young man from Umlazi, south of Durban, gave five drowning kids the beautiful gift of life, when he saved them from a storm that battered Durban last month.

KZN asks for donations after storm causes R2bn damage

2017-11-03 14:44

The KwaZulu-Natal government has launched a bank account to receive disaster relief donations from corporates and members of the public, following the devastating storm that hit the province on October 10.

Philippe dumps heavy rain in Bahamas

2017-10-29 19:07

Rain from Tropical Storm Philippe has eased up in Florida but continues to batter the northwestern Bahamas and Cuba.

Tropical Storm Selma lashes El Salvador

2017-10-28 15:33

Tropical Storm Selma has made landfall on the coast of El Salvador near the Central American nation's capital, bringing strong winds and dangerous ocean swells.

Study: NYC could see bad flooding every 5 years

2017-10-24 11:06

A new study says that within three decades, floods that used to strike New York City only once every 500 years could occur every five years.

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