Philippine typhoon widow grateful for cruel consolation

 A tiny store selling lollies, coffee and shampoo may seem a cruel consolation for Philippine typhoon widow Jennifer Pulga, but it keeps her with her children and for that she is deeply grateful.

Typhoon Vongfong leaves 2 dead, nearly 100 injured in Japan

 A powerful storm that battered Japan with high wind and torrential and killed two people headed off out over the Pacific on Tuesday and was downgraded to a tropical depression.

Typhoon Vongfong slams into Japan

Powerful typhoon Vongfong slammed into Japan Monday morning, with at least one person missing and dozens injured while more than 300 flights were grounded, officials and local media said.

Japan`s main islands brace for powerful typhoon

Powerful Typhoon Vongfong was churning towards Japan`s main islands Sunday after strong winds and heavy rain left 23 injured in the south.

Powerful typhoon churns toward Okinawa with strong winds

A large powerful typhoon moved slowly towards Japan`s Okinawa island chain on Saturday, packing heavy winds that disrupted flights and knocked out power.

US military officials feared dead as typhoon slams into Japan

Strong typhoon Phanfone slammed into Japan on Monday, packing gusting winds and huge waves that swept three US military officials out to sea in another stark reminder of the country's vulnerability to nature.

Typhoon Phanfone approaching China, warns MeT dept

A powerful typhoon is moving into East China Sea after barreling into southwestern Japan, China's marine forecast station warned on Sunday.

Daniel Ricciardo takes blame for crash at Japanese GP preactice
Daniel Ricciardo takes blame for crash at Japanese GP preactice

Daniel Ricciardo took the blame for a big crash in Friday`s free practice for the Japanese Grand Prix on a day when championship leader Lewis Hamilton also had a scary moment.

Typhoon kills 10 in Philippines

 At least 10 people were killed and seven injured after Typhoon Fung-Wong hit the Philippines, officials said Sunday.

Typhoon spares Hong Kong, but disrupts business

Strong winds and heavy rain hit Hong Kong on Tuesday as a typhoon headed to the south of the financial hub, disrupting business and closing the stock market for at least part of the morning.

China issues heavy rain, typhoon alert
China issues heavy rain, typhoon alert

China's National Meteorological Centre (NMC) Saturday issued an alert for heavy rain and typhoon.

13 killed in Typhoon Matmo in China

At least 13 people have been killed and more than 2.5 million affected as Typhoon Matmo swept through eight provinces of China.

Two typhoons hit China; 64 killed, 21 still missing

The death toll in the two recent typhoons in China has reached 64 with another 21 people still missing, according to latest figures released by the Ministry of Civil Affairs.

Vietnam says extreme weather linked to typhoon kills 27

Extreme weather caused by Typhoon Rammasun has killed 27 people in Vietnam, with the storm unleashing flash floods, landslides and lightning strikes, authorities said on Tuesday.

Super typhoon Rammasun hits southern China, kills one

One person was killed as the strongest typhoon to hit southern Chinese island of Hainan in 40 years made landfall today, after claiming 64 lives and leaving a trail of destruction in neighbouring Philippines.

Typhoon power woes in Philippines as death toll hits 38

Millions of people in the Philippines endured a second sweltering day without power today after a ferocious typhoon paralysed the capital and tore down flimsy rural homes, claiming at least 38 lives.

Typhoon kills 10 in Philippines, shuts, cuts power, prompts evacuation

Typhoon Rammasun shut down the Philippine capital on Wednesday as authorities said the first major storm of the country`s brutal rainy season claimed at least four lives and forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate.

Thousands flee in Philippines as typhoon strengthens

Typhoon Rammasun was set to strike the Bicol region in the east of the country at 6:00 pm (local time), with Manila and other heavily populated areas also expected to be hit early tomorrow, the state weather service said.

Downgraded typhoon heading toward Fukushima plant

Tropical storm Neoguri churned toward the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Japan`s east coast Friday after leaving several people dead and causing havoc in other parts of the country.

Typhoon churns towards Japan, prompting calls to evacuate

Hundreds of flights were cancelled in Japan and more than 500,000 people urged to evacuate as a powerful typhoon brought torrential rain and high winds to southwestern islands and was forecast to reach Tokyo later in the week.