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Hundreds of thousands evacuated as Philippines braces for Typhoon Kammuri
8 Dec 2019
Residents of mountainous and coastal regions in dozens of provinces have been evacuated as the country braces for its 20th typhoon this year. Manila's international airport will close on Tuesday as a precaution.
Japan cleans up after deadly typhoon Hagibis
17 Oct 2019
Days after the powerful typhoon Hagibis, the death toll has risen and many are still without homes or power. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the government was considering an additional fund to support relief efforts.
Japan: Typhoon Hagibis leaves a trail of destruction
16 Oct 2019
At least 35 people have died in Japan after one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in more than half a century. Search and rescue operations are underway as locals struggle to come to terms with the carnage.
Japan cancels Formula One dates as Typhoon Hagibis nears
15 Oct 2019
Organizers canceled all practice and qualifying sessions for the Formula One Grand Prix car race and several rugby World Cup matches as a typhoon approaches. Past tragedy won't let them take any chances.
Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan
30 Sep 2018
Trami has caused power outages in more than 30 towns.
Typhoon drenches Japan on general election day
22 Oct 2017
Tens of thousands of people across Japan were advised to evacuate, hundreds of flights were cancelled and train services were disrupted on Sunday as a typhoon roared towards the coast, bringing heavy rain and strong winds on a national election day.
Weakening Typhoon Noru heads for Japanese mainland
7 Aug 2017
A weakening Typhoon Noru churns closer to central mainland Japan pounding parts of the country with torrential rain.