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Cyclone Amphan: Global warming could make cyclones more dangerous, harder to predict
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Cyclone Amphan: Global warming could make cyclones more dangerous, harder to predict

Last year, the cyclone season was a monster with six severe, six very severe, and three extremely severe cyclone storms.

Rugby World Cup 2019: World Rugby slams Scotland's legal threat over possible cancellation of Japan clash due to Typhoon Hagibis
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Rugby World Cup 2019: World Rugby slams Scotland's legal threat over possible cancellation of Japan clash due to Typhoon Hagibis

World Rugby slammed Scotland over a "disappointing" threat of legal action on Friday as tempers flared over fears their pivotal game with World Cup hosts Japan will be cancelled because of a typhoon.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Scottish Rugby Union chief insists he won't let Dark Blues become 'collateral damage' as typhoon threat looms large
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Scottish Rugby Union chief insists he won't let Dark Blues become 'collateral damage' as typhoon threat looms large

Scotland's rugby chief insisted he won't allow his side to become "collateral damage" at the Rugby World Cup as he fights off moves to cancel Sunday's decisive pool clash with Japan over an incoming typhoon.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Scotland coach hopes organisers do ‘all they can’ to make Japan clash happen despite typhoon
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Scotland coach hopes organisers do ‘all they can’ to make Japan clash happen despite typhoon

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has urged World Cup chiefs "to do all they can" to make sure his side's must-win match against Japan is played as an incoming super typhoon threatens to end their campaign.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Match wouldn’t have been cancelled if All Blacks needed points, fumes Italy's Sergio Parisse
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Match wouldn’t have been cancelled if All Blacks needed points, fumes Italy's Sergio Parisse

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has slammed the decision to cancel his side's World Cup match against New Zealand because of Super Typhoon Hagibis, saying the game would have gone ahead if the All Blacks needed a win.

Powerful typhoon Faxai hits Tokyo, sparks evacuation warnings, widespread blackouts and transport disruption
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Powerful typhoon Faxai hits Tokyo, sparks evacuation warnings, widespread blackouts and transport disruption

Typhoon Faxai, packing winds of up to 216 kilometres per hour, made landfall in Chiba just east of capital before dawn, after barrelling through Tokyo Bay

Cyclone Fani makes landfall: What are hurricanes, typhoons, hurricanes and tornadoes; are they similar to tropical cyclones?
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Cyclone Fani makes landfall: What are hurricanes, typhoons, hurricanes and tornadoes; are they similar to tropical cyclones?

The only difference between a hurricane, a cyclone, and a typhoon is the location where the storm occurs. They are categorised under the same weather phenomenon, but different names are used to describe these storms in different places. In the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific, the term “hurricane” is used. Whereas, the same type of disturbance in the Northwest Pacific is called a “typhoon” and “cyclones” occur in the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean

Typhoon Yutu hits Philippines: Six dead, three dozen people feared buried under landslide; thousands evacuated
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Typhoon Yutu hits Philippines: Six dead, three dozen people feared buried under landslide; thousands evacuated

Cutting a path just south of last month's Typhoon Mangkhut, which killed dozens, Typhoon Yutu hit the country's most populous island, sparking multiple deadly landslides and shearing off roofs with its fierce winds.

Two dead, 120 injured as Typhoon Trami hits flood-battered Japan; storm's aftermath brings chaos to travel in Tokyo
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Two dead, 120 injured as Typhoon Trami hits flood-battered Japan; storm's aftermath brings chaos to travel in Tokyo

The 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.

Typhoon Trami bears down on flood-battered Japan; over 1,100 flights cancelled, evacuation ordered for 7 lakh households
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Typhoon Trami bears down on flood-battered Japan; over 1,100 flights cancelled, evacuation ordered for 7 lakh households

Typhoon 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.

Typhoon Trami batters Okinawa: Nine injured, over 600 people shifted to shelters; storm progresses towards Japan mainland
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Typhoon Trami batters Okinawa: Nine injured, over 600 people shifted to shelters; storm progresses towards Japan mainland

A powerful typhoon pummelled Japan's southern island of Okinawa Saturday, injuring at least nine.

Japan braces for heavy rain, high winds as Typhoon Trami progresses towards country; Tokyo likely to avoid direct hit
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Japan braces for heavy rain, high winds as Typhoon Trami progresses towards country; Tokyo likely to avoid direct hit

Japan braced for high winds and heavy rain as a typhoon roared north on Friday, enveloping outlying islands in high seas before taking aim at the rest of the nation.

Philippines typhoon toll rises to 81; 59 people still missing as rescue teams dig through landslide in Itogon
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Philippines typhoon toll rises to 81; 59 people still missing as rescue teams dig through landslide in Itogon

Mangkhut swamped farm fields in the nation's agricultural north and smashed houses when it tore through at the weekend with violent winds and heavy rains. Since then the toll has climbed mostly due to the corpses recovered from the massive landslide in the mining town of Itogon where dozens are still believed buried under the mud.

Typhoon Mangkhut weakens to tropical storm after plowing into China; 2.4 million evacuated from Guangdong province
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Typhoon Mangkhut weakens to tropical storm after plowing into China; 2.4 million evacuated from Guangdong province

Hong Kong residents were told to stay away from the coastline and be on alert for occasional gales. Bus, ferry and rail services were suspended and almost 900 flights were canceled at the city's airport, one of the world's busiest. The South China Morning Post said Hong Kong's hospitals had to use backup power due to outages caused by the storm.

Daily bulletin: SC to resume hearing on Bhima-Koregaon arrests, Narendra Modi in Varanasi to celebrate 68th birthday; day's top stories
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Daily bulletin: SC to resume hearing on Bhima-Koregaon arrests, Narendra Modi in Varanasi to celebrate 68th birthday; day's top stories

Narendra Modi to visit Varanasi today as he celebrates his 68th birthday, two accused in Rewari gangrape case still on the run, Rahul Gandhi to visit Madhya Pradesh- here are the day's top stories

Typhoon Mangkhut pounds south China after toll rises to 64 in Philippines; 2.4 million evacuated from Guangdong province
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Typhoon Mangkhut pounds south China after toll rises to 64 in Philippines; 2.4 million evacuated from Guangdong province

The gambling enclave of Macau closed casinos for the first time and the Hong Kong Observatory warned people to stay away from the Victoria Harbour landmark, where storm surges battered the sandbag-reinforced waterfront.

Typhoon Mangkhut: Two dead as storm batters Philippines; residents take refuge in emergency shelters
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Typhoon Mangkhut: Two dead as storm batters Philippines; residents take refuge in emergency shelters

Super Typhoon Mangkhut – the biggest storm of the year – smashed through the Philippines on Saturday, and claimed its first death as a woman was swept out to sea off Taiwan.

Typhoon Jebi: Two killed as storm batters Japan; evacuation orders issued after weather agency warns of landslides
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Typhoon Jebi: Two killed as storm batters Japan; evacuation orders issued after weather agency warns of landslides

The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years made landfall Tuesday, killing two and injuring dozens, as it battered the west of the country with violent winds and heavy rainfall.

Powerful typhoon Jongdari to hit Japan; government says evacuation measures, warnings in place
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Powerful typhoon Jongdari to hit Japan; government says evacuation measures, warnings in place

A powerful typhoon Jongdari hurtled towards Japan on Saturday, with western areas recently devastated by floods and landslides in the storm's cross-hairs.