Typhoon

Showing of 21 - 40 from 137 results
Typhoon - Total results - 137
Japan floods: Toll rises to 69; evacuation orders, landslide warnings issued as 1,850 people still stranded, 61 missing
World

Japan floods: Toll rises to 69; evacuation orders, landslide warnings issued as 1,850 people still stranded, 61 missing

Japan government set Emergency Management Center at the prime minister’s office. Rescuers from military, police, fire departments were also dispatched.

Tropical storm Kai-tak makes landfall in Philippines, causes floods, landslides in central provinces
World

Tropical storm Kai-tak makes landfall in Philippines, causes floods, landslides in central provinces

The death toll from a tropical storm that pummelled the central Philippines rose to 43 with hopes fading for dozens of others still missing after massive landslides

Qatar signs $8-billion deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, becomes ninth country to sign deal for aircraft
World

Qatar signs $8-billion deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, becomes ninth country to sign deal for aircraft

Qatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal on Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years.

Typhoon Lan hits Japan: Category 4 storm forces thousands to evacuate; over 300 flights cancelled on election day
World

Typhoon Lan hits Japan: Category 4 storm forces thousands to evacuate; over 300 flights cancelled on election day

Tens of thousands of people across Japan were advised to evacuate, hundreds of flights were cancelled and train services were disrupted on Sunday as a typhoon roared toward the coast

Japan goes to poll in snap election; Prime Minister Shinzo Abe likely to win fresh mandate
Photos

Japan goes to poll in snap election; Prime Minister Shinzo Abe likely to win fresh mandate

Millions braved typhoon in Japan a snap election likely to hand Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a fresh mandate to revive the world's third-largest economy

Emerald Star capsizes off Philippines coast: Search on for 10 missing Indian crew members, says MEA
India

Emerald Star capsizes off Philippines coast: Search on for 10 missing Indian crew members, says MEA

Search and rescue efforts for locating the missing 10 crew members of the cargo ship sank off the coast of off the Philippines coast are underway

Indian ship 'Emerald Star' capsizes off Philippines coast: 16 rescued, 10 crew members still missing, says MEA
World

Indian ship 'Emerald Star' capsizes off Philippines coast: 16 rescued, 10 crew members still missing, says MEA

The government is using aircraft and vessels to search for 10 Indian crew members, who went missing after their cargo ship sank in the Pacific off the Philippines last week

Eleven Indian crew members in Japan missing after cargo ship sinks off Philippines
World

Eleven Indian crew members in Japan missing after cargo ship sinks off Philippines

Eleven Indian crew members were missing after their cargo ship sank in the Pacific off the Philippines as a typhoon churned in the region, Japan's coastguard said.

Typhoon Doksuri hammers central Vietnam; around 1,23,000 homes damaged, power lines torn down
World

Typhoon Doksuri hammers central Vietnam; around 1,23,000 homes damaged, power lines torn down

Shaken residents in Vietnam were piecing their homes and businesses back together on Saturday after a powerful typhoon hammered large swathes of coast

Hurricane Harvey: Israel to donate $1 million in aid to Jewish community in Houston
World

Hurricane Harvey: Israel to donate $1 million in aid to Jewish community in Houston

Israel says it will donate $1 million in emergency aid to Houston's Jewish community to aid in post-Harvey recovery efforts

Hurricane Harvey: Texas governor Greg Abbott says rescue aid could cost over $120 billion
World

Hurricane Harvey: Texas governor Greg Abbott says rescue aid could cost over $120 billion

The governor of Texas said on Sunday the "long haul" of recovery from Hurricane Harvey was just beginning, appealing to Congress to provide tens of billions of dollars needed for reconstruction

Hurricane Harvey: Death toll reaches 50; rescue workers search flooded neighbourhoods across Texas
World

Hurricane Harvey: Death toll reaches 50; rescue workers search flooded neighbourhoods across Texas

Rescue workers are desperately searching flooded neighbourhoods across Texas for survivors stranded by Hurricane Harvey, one of the most destructive storms in American history that claimed at least 50 lives

Typhoon Hato hits China: Death toll rises to 9 in Macau; army deployed for rescue operations
World

Typhoon Hato hits China: Death toll rises to 9 in Macau; army deployed for rescue operations

The Chinese Army on Friday joined relief efforts in Macau where at least nine people are now known to have died when a huge typhoon swept through the gambling hub.

Typhoon Hato hits China: 9 killed and one missing as alerts for landslides and flooding are issued
World

Typhoon Hato hits China: 9 killed and one missing as alerts for landslides and flooding are issued

At least nine people have been killed and one remains missing as the strongest typhoon of the year hit south China on Wednesday.

Taiwan: Typhoon Nesat injures 103, 'Begonia' on its way; 180 kmph winds recorded
World

Taiwan: Typhoon Nesat injures 103, 'Begonia' on its way; 180 kmph winds recorded

Taiwan braced for its second storm in two days after Typhoon Nesat battered the island, leaving 103 injured while causing floods and power outages.

Huge floods sweep southern Japan, two dead, 18 missing
World

Huge floods sweep southern Japan, two dead, 18 missing

Unprecedented torrential rain has caused rivers to burst their banks, sweeping away roads and houses, and destroying schools.

Thousands flee Christmas Day typhoon Nock-Ten in Philippines
World

Thousands flee Christmas Day typhoon Nock-Ten in Philippines

Babies, toddlers and old people were loaded onto military trucks in the Philippines on Sunday as thousands fled from the path of a powerful typhoon barrelling towards the disaster-prone archipelago.

Typhoon Nock-Ten set to hit Philippines on 25 December
World

Typhoon Nock-Ten set to hit Philippines on 25 December

A strong typhoon is set to wallop the Philippines on Christmas Day, officials warned on Friday, as millions of people criss-cross the mostly Catholic nation to celebrate one of the most important dates on the religious calendar.

Taiwan shuts down as Typhoon Megi strikes; 5,000 people evacuated
World

Taiwan shuts down as Typhoon Megi strikes; 5,000 people evacuated

Taiwan went into shutdown on Tuesday as the island faces its third typhoon in two weeks, with thousands evacuated, schools and offices closed across the island and hundreds of flights disrupted.

Typhoon Meranti leaves 16 dead or missing in China
World

Typhoon Meranti leaves 16 dead or missing in China

Typhoon 'Meranti' has left at least 16 people dead or missing in China and an ancient bridge destroyed as it wreaked havoc on the country's eastern coast