China typhoon

Super typhoon blows away 'moon' in southern China

Super typhoon blows away 'moon' in southern China

Footage broadcast by state television showed the inflatable moon bowling over traffic in the city with the typhoon packing winds of 170 kilometres per hour, according to state media.

Sep 15, 2016, 18:14 PM IST

Typhoon cuts power as it slams into China, but losing strength

Typhoon Meranti slammed into southeastern China on Thursday, bringing strong winds and lashing rain and cutting power, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.

Sep 15, 2016, 07:50 AM IST
2 killed, 17 missing as Typhoon Nepartak sweeps through China

2 killed, 17 missing as Typhoon Nepartak sweeps through China

The provincial flood control office said that so far 4.38 lakh residents in nine cities have been temporarily relocated. The typhoon has destroyed more than 1,000 houses.

Jul 10, 2016, 18:04 PM IST

Death toll from China Typhoon rises to 19: Report

The death toll from a typhoon that struck China on the weekend has risen to 19, with four people missing, the official Xinhua news agency reported today.

Oct 07, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

181,000 evacuate eastern China due to typhoon

 A total of 181,000 people were forced to evacuate eastern China`s Anhui province after it was hit by typhoon Soudelor, the 13th this year, media reports said on Monday.

Aug 10, 2015, 19:40 PM IST
China evacuates over 865,000 as super typhoon nears

China evacuates over 865,000 as super typhoon nears

 Super typhoon Chan-hom barrelled towards eastern China near commercial hub Shanghai on Saturday, prompting the evacuation of more than 865,000 people after earlier lashing Japan`s Okinawa island chain and Taiwan.

Jul 11, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

Typhoon Matmo hits China; Death toll in Rammasun rises to 56

Matmo, the second typhoon to strike China in a week, today battered the country`s southeastern coastline as the death toll from the super typhoon Rammasun rose to 56 with another 20 missing, authorities said on Wednesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Typhoon Nari approaches China

China`s Hainan province initiated emergency procedures Sunday morning as Typhoon Nari is expected to arrive near the Xisha Islands by Monday.

Oct 13, 2013, 13:19 PM IST

China hit by Typhoon Fitow: Two killed, half a million evacuated

Bringing in stormy winds and torrential rains, Typhoon Fitow pummelled east China, killing at least two, snapping power lines and hitting rail and flight services.

Oct 07, 2013, 09:36 AM IST

Typhoon Usagi pummels southern China, claims 20 lives

Armed with gusty winds and triggering landslides and floods, the powerful typhoon Usagi struck Hong Kong and southern China coast, claiming 20 lives, reports said Monday.

Sep 23, 2013, 09:44 AM IST

Alert in China as Typhoon Utor approaches

The National Marine Environmental Forecasting Centre of China on Thursday raised an orange wave warning to red for Typhoon Utor, which is expected to hit Guangdong province between Wednesday evening and early Thursday.

Aug 14, 2013, 09:23 AM IST

Nearly 300 dead or missing in China rain, typhoon

At least 295 people have been confirmed dead or missing after rainstorms and Typhoon Soulik hit China, causing floods, landslides and buildings to collapse, the government said on Tuesday.

Jul 16, 2013, 09:21 AM IST

Typhoon Soulik kills three in China

Typhoon Soulik, the seventh typhoon to hit China this year, killed three people and forced another 20,000 to relocate in south China`s Guangdong province, officials said.

Jul 15, 2013, 09:10 AM IST

Typhoon Son-Tinh batters China

Strong winds and high waves caused by typhoon Son-Tinh continued to batter the Chinese coast Sunday after killing nearly 30 people in the Philippines.

Oct 29, 2012, 08:33 AM IST

China: 80,000 relocated as Typhoon Son-Tinh hits south coast

More than 80,000 people in south China`s Hainan Province have been relocated following the arrival of Typhoon Son-Tinh.

Oct 28, 2012, 11:41 AM IST

China issues alert over typhoon Son-Tinh

China issued an orange alert over typhoon Son-Tinh which is expected to bring rainstorms and gales to the nation`s southern coastal areas.

Oct 27, 2012, 15:32 PM IST

Typhoon dislocates lakhs in China, 10 killed in dam burst

10 people were killed in a dam burst in China due to heavy rains caused by typhoon Haikui which affected lakhs of people and toppled over 7,000 houses.

Aug 10, 2012, 20:26 PM IST

China evacuates 500,000 as typhoon nears

China`s meteorological authorities said the typhoon will bring heavy rains to coastal regions.

Aug 06, 2011, 11:32 AM IST