Stories about Disaster from August, 2018
"I was silenced, diminished and at the same time in total awe. This was nature and I understood myself to be at the very heart of it."
The capital Kabul is already thirsty, and its population is set to grow by over a third in the next three decades.
"Kerala is striving together...to overcome the catastrophic flood. However...some are trying to malign this great effort with misinformation in the form of fake messages on social media."
"The spirit of unity, willpower, compassion, and dedication of thousands of volunteers belonging to state and non-state agencies in Kerala are indescribable."
Meysam's suicide is the latest to afflict the Ahwazi Arab community, a minority population who live in Iran's oil-rich south who face hardship and discrimination by the country's authorities.