Typhoon

Toll from typhoon Damrey in Vietnam reaches 106

The death toll due to typhoon Damrey that hit Vietnam last week has increased to 106 with 197 injured and 25 others reported missing, disaster management officials said on Friday.

Nov 10, 2017, 10:33 AM IST
Typhoon Damrey: Death toll in Vietnam rises to 61

Typhoon Damrey: Death toll in Vietnam rises to 61

The death toll from typhoon downpours and floods wreaking havoc along Vi

Nov 07, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Vietnam: Death toll from Typhoon Damrey rises to 27

Vietnam: Death toll from Typhoon Damrey rises to 27

The death toll rose to at least 27 on Sunday from the typhoon that pummelled central and southern Vietnam just days before the region is due to host the APEC summit of Asia-Pacific leaders.

Nov 05, 2017, 11:36 AM IST

Typhoon Khanun to hit southern China early on Monday: Xinhua

Ferries linking Hong Kong, to Macau and nearby islands, were suspended while some flights to Taiwan and mainland China were canceled.

Oct 15, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
15 Indians rescued, search on for 11 after ship sinks off Japan island: External Affairs Ministry

15 Indians rescued, search on for 11 after ship sinks off Japan island: External Affairs Ministry

A 33,205-tonne cargo vessel with 26 Indians on board sent a distress signal on Friday as a typhoon churned in the region

Oct 13, 2017, 19:29 PM IST
11 Indian crew missing after vessel sinks off Philippines: Japan

11 Indian crew missing after vessel sinks off Philippines: Japan

Three other vessels sailing near the area rescued 15 crew members but 11 others were still missing, a Japanese coastguard spokesman said, adding that the cargo ship has sunk.

Oct 13, 2017, 15:27 PM IST

Taiwan prepares for typhoon as hurricane batters US

Taiwan's central government was contacting the heads of mountain villages, arranging free evacuations to shelters, monitoring rivers and mudslide-prone areas.

Sep 11, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Thousands evacuated, schools closed after typhoon hits China

Nearly 70,000 people have been evacuated after Mawar made landfall in China's Guangdong Province on Sunday night.

Sep 04, 2017, 22:25 PM IST
Second storm hits Hong Kong and Macau amid typhoon recovery

Second storm hits Hong Kong and Macau amid typhoon recovery

Both cities raised a Typhoon 8 signal — the third-highest warning level — early Sunday morning as severe tropical storm "Pakhar" made landfall in the region, where emergency workers were still battling to repair Wednesday`s damage.

Aug 27, 2017, 11:27 AM IST

Typhoon leaves 12 dead after lashing Macau, Hong Kong

The death toll from Severe Typhoon Hato rose to at least 12 on Thursday after the storm left a trail of destruction across southern China and battered Hong Kong skyscrapers.

Aug 24, 2017, 08:26 AM IST

Typhoon Nock-Ten loses intensity while crossing Philippines

Typhoon Nock-Ten, which made landfall in the Philippines on Sunday, lost intensity as it moved through the archipelago, weather authorities said on Monday.

Dec 26, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

Christmas typhoon threatens Philippine capital

 A powerful typhoon threatened to bring heavy rains and winds to the heavily-populated Philippine capital as it dragged its way across the archipelago on Monday, spoiling the Christmas holidays.

Dec 26, 2016, 07:59 AM IST

Typhoon Nock-Ten maintains intensity as it nears Philippines

Typhoon Nock-Ten maintains its intensity as it approaches the eastern Philippines, where it is expected to make landfall later on Sunday and remain in the archipelago until Wednesday.

Dec 25, 2016, 12:56 PM IST
Typhoon Haima causes heavy damage in south China, nearly 1.6 million people hit

Typhoon Haima causes heavy damage in south China, nearly 1.6 million people hit

Disasters brought by Typhoon Haima have affected 1.69 million people in south China`s Guangdong province, said the civil affairs department on Sunday.

Oct 23, 2016, 16:36 PM IST

Typhoon Haima leaves at least 5 dead in northern Philippines

At least five people were killed after Super Typhoon Haima smashed into the northern Philippines with ferocious winds and rains overnight, flooding towns and forcing thousands to flee before weakening on Thursday and blowing into the South China Sea, officials said.

Oct 20, 2016, 18:42 PM IST
Philippines faces 'most damaging typhoon': Forecaster

Philippines faces 'most damaging typhoon': Forecaster

The Philippines faces what could be "the most damaging" storm this year as Typhoon Sarika headed for the archipelago`s heavily-populated main island, officials said Saturday.

Oct 15, 2016, 13:50 PM IST

China shuts schools and recalls fishing boats as Typhoon Megi hits

China shut schools and cancelled dozens of flights as Typhoon Megi made landfall in the southern province of Fujian on Wednesday with winds of close to 120 km per hour (75 mph), the official Xinhua news agency said.

Sep 28, 2016, 09:50 AM IST

29 killed in recent China typhoons

Typhoon Malakas and typhoon Meranti left 29 persons dead and 15 missing in five Chinese provincial regions as of Monday, according to the Ministry of Civil Affairs.

Sep 19, 2016, 21:02 PM IST
China braces for another typhoon after 'Meranti' kills 28

China braces for another typhoon after 'Meranti' kills 28

'Meranti', the strongest typhoon this year, made landfall in Xiamen City, Fujian on Thursday, with a maximum 17-grade wind force bringing extraordinary rainstorms.

Sep 17, 2016, 21:13 PM IST
China: 14 killed in havoc caused by Typhoon Meranti

China: 14 killed in havoc caused by Typhoon Meranti

Meranti made landfall in Xiamen yesterday with a maximum 15-grade wind force bringing extraordinary rainstorms.

Sep 16, 2016, 21:23 PM IST