• Monday, Sep 24, 2018
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Frantic dig for Philippines victims...

Frantic dig for Philippines victims...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Landslides and flooding elsewhere in the Philippines forced nearly 200,000 people to flee their...

Typhoon Mangkhut lashes Hong Kong after...

Typhoon Mangkhut lashes Hong Kong after...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 16 2018

An average of 20 typhoons and storms lash the Philippines each year, killing hundreds of people

Strongest typhoon in quarter century...

Strongest typhoon in quarter century...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged people to ‘evacuate early’ and ordered his government to...

Strong typhoon churns towards

Strong typhoon churns towards

World

Wed, Aug 8 2018

The typhoon is the latest weather front to batter Japan, which has been sweating through a record and...

Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged...

Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Typhoon Jongdari, packing winds of up to 180 kilometres (110 miles) an hour, made landfall at Ise in...

Typhoon barrels towards flood-hit western...

Typhoon barrels towards Japan

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Authorities are warning of heavy rain, landslides, strong winds and high waves, and urging people to...

Under the weather

Under the weather

AKM Saiful Islam

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Explaining the gloomy weather we have had lately

Philippines typhoon death toll rises...

Philippines typhoon death toll rises...

World

Mon, Dec 25 2017

Typhoon Tembin is expected to slam into Vietnam late on Monday after bringing misery to the predominantly...

Vietnam turns on taps at dangerously...

Vietnam turns on taps at dangerously...

World

Tue, Nov 7 2017

The disaster prevention committee said 69 people had died as a result of the storm while 30 people were...

Severe typhoon Hato hits Hong Kong

Severe typhoon Hato hits Hong Kong

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 23 2017

It was only the third time the Typhoon 10 warning has been issued since 1997, when the former British...

How are tropical cyclones named?

How are tropical cyclones named?

Environment

Mon, May 29 2017

In the pursuit of a more organised and efficient naming system, meteorologists decided to identify storms...

Tens of thousands flee as Christmas...

Tens of thousands flee as Christmas...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 26 2016

Typhoon Nock-Ten made landfall in the eastern island province of Catanduanes with gusts of 235km an hour,...

Typhoon Haima: Philippines hit by second...

Typhoon Haima: Philippines hit by second...

World

Thu, Oct 20 2016

Northeastern Philippines is expected to sustain heavy damages to its infrastructure and agriculture in...