More than 1,000 snakes try to escape rising waters by sheltering in kitchens, linen closets and on patios
Up to half of world's food is thrown away because of inefficiency and profligacy, says shock report
In pictures: A freak polar blast has led to snowfall in New Zealand's 'winterless' north
In pictures: Will this year's freeze compare to one of the worst on record?
In pictures: Snow and ice hit countries across the northern hemisphere
Business Digest: Return of wintry weather could see revenues tumble
Met Office predicts snow to hit London and south-east by the weekend
Met Office rival predicts another snowy winter, but can they be trusted?
The normally temperate south of France has been hit by the worst blizzard conditions in two decades
A ‘once-in-a-century’ storm - with hailstones the size of lemons - has battered Australia’s second-largest city
Hundreds are feared dead after a fearsome storm hit Taiwan, China and the Philippines.