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Oct 01, 2018
Two dead, 120 injured as Typhoon Trami hits flood-battered Japan; storm's aftermath brings chaos to travel in TokyoThe typhoon sparked travel disruption in the world's third-biggest economy on Sunday, with bullet train services suspended, more than 1,000 flights cancelled and Tokyo's evening train services scrapped.
Sep 30, 2018
Typhoon Trami bears down on flood-battered Japan; over 1,100 flights cancelled, evacuation ordered for 7 lakh householdsTyphoon Trami has caused power outages in more than 3,00,000 households in Japan's Okinawa and Kagoshima prefectures, and the Met Department has issued landslide warnings.
Sep 20, 2018
Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan amidst security concerns after back-to-back natural disasters in the regionThe Rugby World cup will begin in earnest shortly, but hosts Japan have a few reasons for concern, namely the fact that a couple of back-to-back natural disasters have rocked the nation and turned the event into a significantly more risky affair.
Sep 13, 2018
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan's recent earthquake, typhoon serve as reality check for tournament organisers, says IOCInternational Olympic Committee member and Tokyo Olympics planner John Coates has reiterated the need to be prepared for the possible occurrence of natural disasters during the tournament in 2020 in the aftermath of destructive typhoons and earthquakes in the country.
Sep 05, 2018
Japan's strongest typhoon in 25 years kills nine, injures over 150; thousands stranded at Osaka's Kansai International AirportTyphoon Jebi slammed into the west coast of Japan around noon on Tuesday, bringing maximum winds of 216 kilometres (135 miles) an hour and heavy rain. The powerful gusts ripped sheeting from rooftops, overturned trucks on bridges and swept a 2,591-ton tanker anchored in Osaka Bay into a bridge leading to Kansai International Airport.
Oct 22, 2017
Typhoon Lan kills two in Japan, injures more than 10; thousands evacuated from coastal areasA powerful typhoon barrelled towards Japan on Sunday, leaving two dead and more than 10 injured, as millions struggled to the polls for a national election.
Aug 22, 2016
Hundreds of flights grounded as typhoon Mindulle nears JapanStrong typhoon Mindulle was expected to make landfall around noon, moving upwards from the Japanese capital to the northern Tohoku region
Aug 21, 2016
Japan on alert as two typhoons expected to make landfallJapan Meteorological agency issued warnings for heavy rain, landslides and high waves in and around Hokkaido from Kompasu as alerts for typhoons were issued
Oct 14, 2014
Typhoon Vongfong rips through Japan, kills twoTwo men were killed and another remains missing, officials said Tuesday, after Typhoon Vongfong smashed through Japan leaving the country counting the cost of the latest natural disaster.