Environment/Science
Beijing/UNI: China activated a level-IV emergency response on Tuesday due to the seventh typhoon expected to approach the country's southern coastal areas this year. more
‘Super typhoon’ Goni: Towns cut off as COVID-19 impacts response

New York: “Super storm” Typhoon Goni has left several towns inaccessible and destroyed thousands of homes in the Philippines, the UN humanitarian wing has said, adding that re ...

Japan orders evacuation of over 1.1Mln people due to Typhoon Haishen

Tokyo/Sputnik: More than 1.1 million people living in Japan’s four southwestern prefectures were ordered to immediately evacuate on Monday due to Typhoon Haishen, which has been rag ...

Philippines typhoon recovery, complicated by coronavirus concerns

New York : As Typhoon Vongfong slammed the Philippines on Thursday, tens of thousands of people fled to cramped shelters, raising fears that without proper safety precautions in place, ev ...

Powerful typhoon barrels into Hong Kong, forces a closure

Victoria, Aug 23 (JEN): A powerful typhoon barrelled into Hong Kong on Wednesday morning, forcing schools and offices to remain shut, while inundated streets and damaged properties remained ...