Anne-Marie St-Louis and Robert Tourangeau embrace their dog Harley after he was rescued in the Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac, Quebec on Monday. Photo: AFP

Rescuers search for abandoned pets after floods in eastern Canada force 10,000 people to evacuate

  • Emergency shelter set up, with trained personnel looking door to door for marooned animals
  • About 40 pets saved since Sunday, as rescuers work with list of hundreds supplied by their owners
Topic |   Canada

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Anne-Marie St-Louis and Robert Tourangeau embrace their dog Harley after he was rescued in the Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac, Quebec on Monday. Photo: AFP
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A flooded area in Bangkulu, Sumatra. Photo: EPA

Dozens dead in Indonesian floods, 12,000 more evacuated

  • In Sumatra, authorities said that illegal coal mining was partly to blame for deadly landslides
Topic |   Indonesia

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A flooded area in Bangkulu, Sumatra. Photo: EPA
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