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Super Typhoon Lekima barrels towards China

Aug 09, 2019 - 5:39 PM

Authorities have issued a yellow alert for torrential rain and flooding for provinces in Lekima's path

WARNING. A flag warning about rough seas is pictured next to a beach in Suao, Yilan county, as Lekima approaches off the shores of eastern Taiwan on August 8, 2019. Photo by Sam Yeh/AFP

Four dead as southern China battered by Typhoon Mujigae – report

Oct 04, 2015 - 11:49 PM

More than 24 000 workers in Guangdong are put on standby to deal with any power cuts caused by the typhoon

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Aug 10, 2015 - 6:46 PM

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Typhoon Soudelor kills 14 in China – state media

Aug 09, 2015 - 8:31 PM

UPDATED About 1 58 million people in the city are affected by the typhoon by Sunday afternoon and estimated direct economic losses are at 4 billion yuan 644 million

RESCUE. This handout picture taken on August 8, 2015 and released on August 9, 2015 by the New Taipei City Fire Department shows rescue personnel moving an 8-year old girl to safety in Wulai, New Taipei City, as typhoon Soudelor hit Taiwan. AFP PHOTO / New Taipei City Fire Department

Typhoon Chan-hom makes landfall in eastern China

Jul 11, 2015 - 3:11 PM

UPDATED Zhejiang evacuates around 960 000 people and calls its entire fishing fleet back to port because of Chan hom

Mudslides kill 11 in southwest China, 14 missing

Jul 21, 2014 - 10:42 PM

Rescuers are working to retrieve people still buried after mudslides struck the villages in Yunnan province the Xinhua news agency said citing local government

FLOODED HOME. A picture made available om 20 July 2014 show farmer Huang Youliang stands in his house flooded as Typhoon Rammasun hit in Shangshan village outside Haikou, in south China's Hainan province 19 July 2014. Gu Feng/EPA

Typhoon Rammasun kills 8 in China

Jul 19, 2014 - 6:07 PM

The typhoon which had caused devastation in the Philippines is the strongest storm to hit southern China in more than 40 years

RAMMASUN IN SOUTHERN CHINA. Residents make their way through a flooded street on a motorbike as typhoon Rammasun brings torrential rains and strong wind to the area in Beihai, south China's Guangxi province. Photo by AFP

Typhoon Fitow slams into China

Oct 07, 2013 - 7:02 AM

Typhoon Fitow slams into the east coast of China after thousands of people were evacuated to safety

TYPHOON FITOW. This NASA satellite image obtained October 2, 2013 shows Typhoon Fitow in the Pacific Ocean. AFP / NASA

Typhoon in China; 200,000 evacuated

Aug 07, 2012 - 12:06 PM

China evacuated 200 000 people from Shanghai amid a typhoon