A screen grab from a handout video made available by Nasa taken from the International Space Station  showing Hurricane Dorian on Monday. Photograph: EPA/Nasa

Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, killing at least five people and inundating homes with floodwater ahead of its expected advance on the(...)

Badly damaged communities on Ibo island, Mozambique. Photograph: Saviano Abreu/OCHA via AP

Flooding has began in parts of northern Mozambique that were hit by Cyclone Kenneth three days ago. The government has urged many people to immediate(...)

Soldiers unload food aid from a Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) supply plane at Mutiara Sis Al-Jufri Airport in Palu, Indonesia. Photograph: Darren Whiteside/Reuters

French rescuers have been unable to find the possible sign of life they detected a day earlier under hotel rubble in Indonesia’s central Sulawesi, a w(...)

Women drink coffee at a collection centre at an area affected by the eruption of the  Fuego volcano in Alotenango, Guatemala, on Thursday. Photograph: Jose Cabezas/Reuters

Dangerous flows of lava, ash and toxic gases poured down several canyons below the crater of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano on Friday, prompting a new rou(...)

Charities Regulator chief executive John Farrelly said Irish charities caught up in the collapse of Ammado are owed about €70,000. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Up to 40 Irish charities may be owed money by a collapsed Dublin online charity donation platform which has gone into liquidation. The High Court hea(...)

Peter Conlon, managing director of Pembroke Dynamic Internet Services, Ammado’s Irish tech company, is in custody in Switzerland on suspicion of embezzlement. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Two of the world’s best-known charities – the UN refugee agency UNHCR and Save the Children UK – are owed more than €500,000 by the collapsed Dublin o(...)

Peter Conlon

Irish entrepreneur Peter Conlon, whose online donations platform is alleged to have withheld €3.8 million from charities, has been in custody in Switz(...)

Peter Conlon.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The International Federation of the Red Cross warned its local charities last April to stop using a Dublin-registered online donation platform that al(...)

Ryanair’s chief executive Michael O’Leary last month agreed to recognise pilot trade unions. Photograph: Alan Betson

Global pilot unions are likely to discuss Ryanair’s pledge to recognise organised labour at a conference this spring. The airline reversed a long-sta(...)

Residents of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown view damage to property on Tuesday due to a mudslide in the suburb of Regent. Photograph: Ernest Henry/EPA

Rescue workers have recovered nearly 400 bodies from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown, the chief coroner said on Tuesday(...)

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