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Death toll in typhoon-hit Philippines...

Death toll in typhoon-hit Philippines...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Vamco, the 21st cyclonic storm to hit the country this year, also left 20 people missing and 43 injured,...

20 dead after Typhoon batters...

20 dead after Typhoon batters...

World

Mon, Nov 2 2020

Nearly 400,000 people fled their homes ahead of the typhoon

Vietnam ready to evacuate 1.3m people...

Vietnam ready to evacuate 1.3m people...

World

Mon, Oct 26 2020

There were no reports of casualties, but 12 fishermen at sea failed to return to Catanduanes province...

9,000 flee homes in Philippines as Molave...

9,000 flee homes in Philippines

World

Sun, Oct 25 2020

Some 5,518 people were evacuated to safer grounds, while 3,421 people took shelter with their...

Scientists: Wild weather this year shows...

'Wild weather shows growing impact of...

World

Thu, Sep 10 2020

As average global temperatures have risen by about 1°C since pre-industrial times, changes in the...

Powerful typhoon slams Japan with violent...

Powerful typhoon slams Japan with violent...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 6 2020

After lashing a string of exposed, remote southern islands, it neared Japan's Kyushu region on Sunday...

Cargo ship with 43 crew and 6,000 cows...

Cargo ship with 43 crew and 6,000 cows...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 3 2020

The survivor said one of the boat's engines had stalled and a wave then overturned the ship

Typhoon Phanfone: Death toll reaches...

Typhoon Phanfone: Death toll reaches...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 27 2019

There was widespread travel disruption with 115 flights cancelled, and thousands of people stranded by...

Bangladesh mission in Tokyo opens helpline...

Bangladesh mission in Tokyo opens helpline...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Oct 12 2019

If required, the embassy has asked to call on these numbers: 080-4456-1971, 070-32024400,...

Commuter chaos after powerful typhoon...

Commuter chaos after powerful typhoon...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Authorities said more than 2,000 people had taken refuge in shelters

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima...

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Typhoon Lekima made landfall early on Saturday in China’s Zhejiang province, with winds gusting...

Thousands evacuated as Typhoon Yutu...

Thousands evacuated as Typhoon Yutu...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 30 2018

Search crews were just beginning assessment the damage wrought by Yutu, which made landfall early Tuesday...

Powerful typhoon bears down on flood-battered...

Powerful typhoon bears down on flood-battered...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Typhoon Trami, rated category 2 by Tropical Storm Risk, is currently heading towards Japan’s...

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...