Toll in Philippines typhoon reaches 21; 10 others missing

Typhoon Phanfone, which made landfall on Tuesday afternoon in Eastern Samar province, left a trail of destruction as it swept across the central Philippines and areas off the southern tip of the main Luzon island.

Dec 27, 2019, 12:29 PM IST

Storm-hit areas in Japan brace for heavy rains, 60,000 advised to evacuate

At least 82 people were killed when Hagibis lashed central and eastern Japan with heavy rains and high winds. Nearly a dozen are still missing and more than 300 were injured.

Oct 25, 2019, 08:49 AM IST

Typhoon Hagibis takes away 80 lives in Japan

The typhoon has also wounded 398 people in 33 prefectures. Hundred of volunteers from across the country are cleaning up places that were flooded by the typhoon. 

Oct 20, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

Japan typhoon death toll climbs to 74, rescuers search for missing people

Residents in Fukushima prefecture, which has seen the highest number of casualties, were busy dumping water-damaged furniture and rubbish onto the streets. Many elderly remained in evacuation centres, unable to clean up their homes.

Oct 16, 2019, 06:43 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi offers help to typhoon-hit Japan, condoles losses

PM Modi said, "India stands in solidarity with Japan at this difficult hour. Personnel of the Indian Navy, in Japan on a scheduled visit, will be happy to assist immediately.''

Oct 14, 2019, 07:18 AM IST

Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo

Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralysed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and leaving almost half a million homes without power, public broadcaster NHK reported on Sunday.

Oct 13, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

Japan evacuates more than 600,000 people as Typhoon Hagibis approaches

Japan has advised more than 600,000 people to evacuate as it prepares to face the Typhoon Hagibis.The approaching typhoon is causing havoc throughout Japan. There are reports of a 50-year-old man dying in a car that was flipped over.

Oct 12, 2019, 20:22 PM IST

5.7 magnitude earthquake rattles Japan as country braces for powerful Typhoon Hagibis

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale struck Japan on Saturday, country`s Meteorological Agency said. The epicentre of the quake, which occurred at around 6:22 pm (local time), was registered at a depth of 80 kilometres in the Chiba-ken region.

Oct 12, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Woman killed as typhoon Faxai lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain that threatened to burst river banks before heading out to sea.

Sep 09, 2019, 13:43 PM IST

UK Typhoon Eurofighters intercept Russian Tu-142 aircraft near Britain's airspace; Sukhoi Su-30s, Tu-95 nuclear bombers near Estonia

RAF Typhoons deployed on NATO Baltic Air Policing intercepted a Russian Tu-95 Bear bomber, heading west close to Estonian airspace. The Bear bomber was later in the flight accompanied by two Russian Su-30 Flanker fighters.


Aug 12, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

UK Typhoon Eurofighters intercept 5 Russian warplanes including Sukhoi Su-27B jets, TU-142 Bear Bomber near Estonia

The RAF Typhoon Eurofighters were scrambled on Monday to intercept a Russian Antonov AN-26 Curl transport aircraft and then later in the day a Russian TU-142 Bear Bomber and two Su-27B fighters were tracked following which the Typhoons were once again tasked with escorting aircraft.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

RAF Typhoon fighters intercept Russian IL-76 military plane near Estonia

According to an RAF press release on the incident, the Typhoons are operating from Amari Air Base on a routine NATO mission in partnership with Estonia. In the last couple of months, the Typhoons have also been called in to intercept Russian fighter jets including Sukhoi Su-30s and Su-27s.

Jul 31, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

UK's Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 vs Russia's Sukhoi Su-30 and Su-27: RAF releases photos of face-off near Estonia's airspace

The RAF released photos of the Eurofighter Typhoon jets, part of Operation AZOTIZE of the Baltic Air Policing mission in Estonia, intercepting the Russian Sukhoi Su-30s on June 14 and 15. Ten days later, the Typhoons were directed to intercept two Russian Sukhoi Su-27 fighters.

Jul 02, 2019, 17:17 PM IST

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Jun 13, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan, charts course for main island

Strong wind knocked down trees, blew off an outer wall from a building and left five people injured in Naha, a city in Okinawa.

Sep 29, 2018, 11:33 AM IST

Japan braces as typhoon charts course for main island

Less than a month ago, a typhoon flooded Kansai International airport near Osaka, leaving thousands of tourists stranded. 

Sep 28, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

Wind, rain lashes north Philippines as super Typhoon Mangkhut approaches

Super Typhoon Mangkhut is expected to barrel through the northernmost tip of the Philippines early on Saturday.

Sep 14, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

Typhoon Jebi: Japan issues evacuation advisories for 1 million people, cancells 100s of flights

Jebi was briefly a super typhoon and is the latest harsh weather to hit Japan this summer following rains, landslides, floods and record-breaking heat that killed hundreds of people. There were scattered reports of mild injuries as the typhoon made landfall.


Sep 04, 2018, 12:19 PM IST

Typhoon Jebi approaches, over 600 flights canceled in Japan

The typhoon is expected to cross the Sea of Japan on Tuesday night and gradually weaken to an extratropical cyclone on Wednesday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.

Sep 04, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Japan braces for likely landfall from strong typhoon Jebi

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan braced on Monday for the arrival of strong typhoon Jebi as the storm churned north towards the islands, the latest in a series of harsh weather events to strike Japan this summer, meteorologists said.

Sep 03, 2018, 09:00 AM IST