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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

China evacuates 500,000 as typhoon nears

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