Articles by Alex Wheeler
The storm ripped through the Caribbean country on 4 October and has destroyed thousands of homes.
Smugglers took advantage of calm waters to launch vessels crowded with refugees who pay them in the hope of reaching Europe.
IBTimes UK presents some of the breathtaking images taken by photographer Tom Roe during his journey.
IBTimes UK takes you from the Russian capital through Siberia to Vladivostok, exploring history and stories along the way.
Located in southern Siberia, Lake Baikal is so large it is often mistaken for the sea.
The new proposal would make all abortions illegal, even in cases of rape or when the woman's life is at risk.
Those taking part, show their religious devotion through ritualistic and self-mutilating trials.
Both countries claim Kashmir as their own, with each governing separate areas of the state.
The heavy storms come just weeks after super Typhoon Meranti stormed through the country, killing 28 people.
At least 10,000 refugees from war-torn countries such as Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan are currently living in the Calais camp.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Sophie Grégoire Trudeau are showing them the sights of Canada.
Originating from an extravagant Bavarian wedding, the festival has since turned into a yearly tradition.
Those on board were Egyptian, Eritrean, Sudanese and Somalian, although it was not clear where the boat was travelling to.
From war horses to a buffalo mud bath, here are the latest entries for NG's Nature Photographer of the Year contest.
Residents could be seen wandering through the ashes and remains of tents, trailers and containers in which they once lived.
Grant supports photographers who use the Instagram app as a means of documenting photogrpahic stories.
Established in 2003, the nine-day-long event celebrates London as the world's design capital.
The Harrogate Flower Show the UK's most prestigious autumn gardening events.
The international award raises money to support young women with breast cancer.
Parts of Fujian Province were battered by the heavy downpours, while ships in Kaohsiung Harbour capsized.