A torrent of water from a burst irrigation dam forced more than 63,000 people to flee their homes.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption An alligator pictured earlier this year close to the resort where Cassandra Cline was killed A 45-year-old woman has been killed in an alligator attack on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina. Police responded to reports of a woman being attacked in a resort lagoon on Monday morning. The […]
Image copyright AFP Image caption Police outside one of Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s homes in Santa Cruz Province in Patagonia Police in Argentina have begun searching properties belonging to the former president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, as part of a major corruption investigation. Forensic scientists, dogs and firefighters helped carry out the raids on two […]
Image caption Abdul says he was offered about $100 to work on a boat that left Indonesia More than 120 Indonesians who say Australia wrongly jailed them as adults – when in fact they were children – have launched a bid for compensation. The BBC’s Indonesia editor Rebecca Henschke visited remote Rote Island to hear […]