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Powerful Typhoon Malakas batters Taiwan and southern Japanese islands

A powerful typhoon accompanied by strong wind and heavy rain pounded Taiwan and islands in the southern Japanese archipelago Saturday, authorities said.

Typhoon Meranti batters south-eastern China and Taiwan

China issued its highest weather warning as Typhoon Meranti made landfall on the southeastern coast on Thursday, bringing heavy rains and gales of up to 48 meters per second.

Super Typhoon Meranti lashes Taiwan, causes floods and power outages

Super Typhoon Meranti left more than 867,000 households in Taiwan without electricity and one person missing on Wednesday, as the eye of the storm passed close by the...

Rural areas isolated after deadly typhoon pounds Japan

Rural communities in northern Japan were cut off Thursday after a powerful typhoon triggered mudslides and flooding in the region, authorities said.

At least 11 dead as typhoon pounds Japan

At least 11 people were dead and three missing in northern Japan on Wednesday after a powerful typhoon pounded the region, inundating wide areas, local media reported.

Typhoon Lionrock rips through north-eastern Japan

A powerful typhoon accompanied by heavy rain and strong winds battered north-eastern Japan Tuesday, with tens of thousands of residents ordered to evacuate their homes.

Typhoon Mindulle hits northern Japan, inundates towns

Typhoon Mindulle pounded the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido on Tuesday, inundating towns and disrupting local transport.

Typhoon Mindulle batters Tokyo area, disrupting transport

A powerful typhoon accompanied by strong winds and heavy rain pounded eastern and north-eastern Japan Monday, disrupting transport in the regions.

At least 11 killed by Typhoon Dianmu in Vietnam

At least eleven people were killed and two were missing in flash floods in northern Vietnam that were triggered by Typhoon Dianmu over the weekend, authorities said Monday.

Thousands ordered to evacuate as typhoon lashes northern Japan

Typhoon Kompasu was set to make landfall on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido later Sunday, bringing torrential rains and strong winds to the region.

Typhoon Chanthu pounds northern Japan

Typhoon Chanthu lashed the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido Wednesday, with weather authorities warning of flooding, mudslides, high waves and swollen rivers in the region.

Report: Typhoon claims two lives in eastern China; 17 missing

Two people have died and 17 others are missing after Typhoon Nepartak tore through eastern China, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.

Typhoon Nepartak makes landfall in China after killing 3 in Taiwan

Typhoon Nepartak has made landfall in eastern China with winds of up to 100 kilometres an hour and heavy rains after leaving three people dead in Taiwan the previous day, state-run Xinhua news...

Two dead as typhoon hits Taiwan

Severe rain and wind brought by Typhoon Nepartak killed at least two people and injured dozens in Taiwan, authorities said Friday.

Taiwan on high alert as Typhoon Nepartak approaches

Taiwan was preparing for Super Typhoon Nepartak, expected to slam into the island late Thursday, state-run Central News Agency reported.