People wearing face masks wait outside a railway station to catch a train in Hyderabad, India. The nation passed over  one million coronavirus cases on Friday, third only to the United States and Brazil. Photograph: Mahesh Kumar/AP

India hit a milestone at the weekend that it had made great sacrifices to avoid: recording more than one million coronavirus infections. The virus ha(...)

Volunteers walk under the wind and rain from Hurricane Dorian through a flooded road as they work to rescue families near the Causarina bridge in Freeport, Grand Bahama. Photograph: AP Photo

Rescuers searched for survivors in the Bahamas on Wednesday after Hurricane Dorian, the most damaging storm to strike the island nation, left in its (...)

A part of the building of Anglicana Comunhao church is broken by strong cyclone which hit in Beira, Mozambique, on March 20, 2019. Photograph:Yasuyoshi CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

Rescue workers plucked more survivors from trees and roofs to safety on Thursday, a week after a cyclone ripped through southern Africa and triggered(...)

An elderly women walks past a cemetery covered by the rubble and debris of buildings that were destroyed by the tsunami  in Donggala, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Photograph:  Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images

Hungry survivors of an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia said on Wednesday they were scavenging for food on farms as President Joko Widodo made a se(...)

Family and friends at the funeral of Erick Jeremias Rivas, one of the victims of the Fuego volcano eruption, at the cemetery of Alotenango, department of Sacatepequez, Guatemala, on Wednesday. Photograph:  Santiago Billy/EPA

The search for survivors from deadly eruptions of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano was temporarily suspended on Thursday due to dangerous conditions for res(...)