Boatmen wait for passengers at the river bank of Buriganga in Bangladesh during the second day of a country-wide blockade of road, rail and water transport
A child displaced by the rising waters of the river Yamuna sits on a cycle cart parked outside makeshift tents at a roadside camp in New Delhi, India on Thursday.
A child runs over a wall of sandbags at river Elbe in Dresden, eastern Germany on Thursday. Read more
A man swims in the polluted waters of river Yamuna on Wednesday. Temperatures in New Delhi reached 43C, according to India’s meteorological department
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A teenager living in a squatter area jumps from the railing of a bridge into murky waters off Manila Bay during summer in Tondo, Manila.
River taxis wait for customers along the Brunei river heading to the Water Village, a sprawling maze of houses built on stilts in the capital city Bandar Seri Begawan. Read more