Typhoon drenches Taiwan but spares island a direct hit

Typhoon Chanthu unleashed powerful winds and heavy rain on eastern Taiwan Sunday, disrupting travel links and cutting electricity to some homes but sparing the island a direct hit

Tourists visit the beach in Fenniaolin, Yilan county as Typhoon Chanthu approaches the southeast of Taiwan on 10 September 2021

Tropical storm nears Japan, disrupting Tokyo Olympics

The storm, currently around 190 kilometres east of Choshi city, was originally headed for Tokyo, but has shifted north and is now expected to make landfall around the Miyagi region early on Wednesday

Tropical storm nears Japan, disrupting Tokyo Olympics

Storm Iota leaves over 30 dead in Central America

Iota’s death toll rose to over 30 on Wednesday after the storm unleashed mudslides, smashed infrastructure and left thousands homeless in its wake across Central America, revisiting areas devastated ...

Handout photo released by the Honduran Presidenty of the damaged road after the passage of Hurricane Iota in El Florido, Honduras, on the border with Guatemala, on 18 November.

Maximum Category 5 Hurricane Iota barrels towards Central America

Hurricane Iota strengthened to a “catastrophic” Category 5 hurricane as it barrelled towards Central America late Monday, threatening areas devastated by a powerful storm just two weeks ago, the US ...

Map showing the location and projected path of Hurricane Iota

Damage, injuries as Vamco hits Vietnam

Storm Vamco barrelled into Vietnam on Sunday, damaging buildings and injuring at least five people after wreaking devastation in the Philippines

Rescuers pull a rubber boat carrying residents through a flooded street after Typhoon Vamco hit in Marikina City, suburban Manila on 12 November.

Super Typhoon Goni batters Philippines

Super Typhoon Goni pounded the Philippines Sunday with authorities warning of “catastrophic” conditions in the region expected to take the hardest hit, where more than 300,000 have fled their homes

Heavy rain in a forested area, wind blowing trees in Mindoro Oriental, Philippines October 26, 2020 in this still image obtained from video.

16 dead, dozens missing in Vietnam landslides after typhoon

Sixteen people were killed and dozens left missing Thursday after landslides triggered by a typhoon hit central Vietnam, prompting a desperate search for survivors as the country battles some of the ...

Children cross a damaged bridge following a landslide in Quang Tri province, Vietnam on 21 October.

Philippines evacuates hundreds of thousands as typhoon makes landfall

Typhoon Vongfong, the first to hit the country this year, slammed into the eastern Philippines packing winds of 155 kph and gusts of up to 190 kph, the state weather bureau said.

A group of cruise ships are anchored in Manila Bay as its crew members undergo quarantine amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Manila, Philippines, 8 May 2020.

Death toll from Philippines typhoon hits 50

The number of people killed by a powerful storm that pummeled the central Philippines over Christmas has risen to 50, authorities said Tuesday, making it the nation's deadliest storm of 2019.Typhoon ...

Death toll from Philippines typhoon hits 50

Typhoon ruins Christmas for Filipinos

Typhoon Phanfone smashed into the central Philippines on Tuesday, leaving thousands of people unable to get home for the Christmas holidays and forcing many others to evacuate in the face of the ...

Typhoon ruins Christmas for Filipinos
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