The number of deaths from a powerful storm that hit the Philippines on Christmas has climbed to 41, authorities said Sunday, with tens of thousands still in evacuation centres.
A typhoon that swept across remote villages in Philippines claims at least 16 lives.
Heavy rain is once again expected to pound Japan, with areas still recovering from extensive flooding brought by Typhoon Hagibis earlier this month likely to be hit again, the weather agency here said Thursday.
Rescuers in Japan worked into a third day on Tuesday in an increasingly desperate search for survivors of a powerful typhoon that killed nearly 70 people and caused widespread destruction.
Japan’s military scrambled to rescue people trapped by flooding.
Rugby World Cup organisers took the unprecedented step of cancelling two games as Japan braces for Super Typhoon.
Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rain prompting evacuation orders and hampering recovery efforts.
Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power said on Wednesday it has not been able to restore electricity to about 400,000 homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while media reported at least two people had died because they had no power.
One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years.
Floods and landslides caused by Typhoon Toraji have killed 14 people in Nha Trang.
Sitting among his fridge, TV set and stacks of bowls, Ng Kei-hung sat outside the family home in Hong Kong’s Tai O village as he waited for his furniture to dry out after a recent flood.
A powerful typhoon tore through Japan, leaving over two dead and 120 injured.
A powerful typhoon heads towards Japan’s main island.
Britain and Japan cancel a plan for a simulated beach assault near Mount Fuji.
China’s national observatory continues to issue a blue alert morning for Typhoon Soulik, the region’s 19th typhoon this year.
The 25th typhoon of the year will soon arrive in the delta region of Tonle Mekong River.
BAE Systems’s new boss will cut about 2,000 jobs to tackle dwindling Typhoon orders.
The Minister of Water Resources warns tour boat operators and fishermen to be careful of coming a typhoon.