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Thousands gather to watch France's 'tide of the century'

Thousands gather to watch France's 'tide of the century'

Some 10,000 people gathered at Mont Saint-Michel in northern France on Friday to watch what has been billed as "the high tide of the century" wash around the picturesque landmark.

US tidal floods will be `chronic` in 15 yrs: Study

US tidal floods will be `chronic` in 15 yrs: Study

Many US coastal communities already struggle with flooding at high tides, a problem that will become "chronic" in the coming 15 years due to global warming, scientists said Wednesday.

Heavy rains in Mumbai; high tides predicted

Heavy rains have struck Mumbai yet again.

Lined-up Sun, Moon give rise to `King tides`

High tides are extra high around the world when the Sun and the Moon align and are very near to the Earth, giving rise to the phenomenon, experts say.