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Thousands of Thais seek shelter as first tropical storm in decades nears coast

Storm Pabuk, packing winds of up to 80 kph, is expected to make landfall Friday evening, sending thousands of people flocking to shelter inland and ...

Rich and poor struggle to shoulder losses from devastating storms

The devastation caused by powerful storms is a growing threat to both poor and rich nations.

Florence death toll jumps to 31 as flooding wreaks havoc

Rain-gorged rivers threatened further flooding on the storm-battered U.S. East Coast Monday as the death toll from Florence jumped to 31.
September 18, 2018 | 10:23 am GMT+7

Residents of hurricane-hit US town start to pick up the pieces

With rain still falling and no electricity, residents of New Bern, North Carolina are starting to pick up the pieces after devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Florence.
September 16, 2018 | 06:20 pm GMT+7

Florence, now a tropical storm, leaves at least four dead

A woman and her baby were killed when a tree fell on their house and at least two other deaths were reported Friday as Hurricane Florence slammed into the Carolinas.
September 15, 2018 | 08:16 am GMT+7

Storm Barijat to devolve into depression as Mangkhut heads for South China Sea

Barijat, currently heading towards northern Vietnam, could weaken into a tropical depression Friday morning, meteorologists say.
September 12, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

More than one million under evacuation as Hurricane Florence nears Carolinas

Florence, the most powerful storm to menace the U.S. this year, intensified into a Category 4 hurricane, howling closer to the Carolinas on Monday.
September 11, 2018 | 08:22 am GMT+7

Typhoon Damrey: The damage so far in Vietnam

Following one of the worst storms to hit central Vietnam this year, residents are struggling to pick up the pieces.
November 06, 2017 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

Trump blames Puerto Ricans for slow hurricane response

Trump fired off a series of angry tweets from his private golf club in New Jersey, taking aim at the mayor of San Juan.
October 01, 2017 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Giant typhoon strengthens on collision course with Vietnam’s north-central coast

Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh and Quang Tri are in the firing line with the hurricane feared the most dangerous one to threaten Vietnam in years.
September 14, 2017 | 11:58 am GMT+7

Painful images of Florida Keys as few residents granted entry

Florida allowed some residents to return to their shuttered homes and reopened several airports on Tuesday after Hurricane Irma’s pounding winds and storm surges ripped through ...
September 13, 2017 | 09:29 am GMT+7

Hurricane Irma: What we know

Here is a roundup of the effects of the storm that has claimed dozens of lives and wreaked havoc that will cost billions of dollars to repair.
September 12, 2017 | 08:21 am GMT+7

Irma aims full fury at Florida's Gulf Coast, floods central Miami

The storm killed at least 28 people as it raged through the Caribbean en route to Florida.
September 11, 2017 | 06:56 am GMT+7

Race to rescue survivors from ruins of Mexico quake

'The whole city is a disaster zone right now. Lots of damage. Lots of deaths. I don't know how you can make sense of it. It's hard.'
September 09, 2017 | 01:32 pm GMT+7

Hurricane Irma leaves trail of destruction in the Caribbean

Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, lashed the Caribbean as it makes its way towards the Bahamas, Cuba and southern Florida.
September 09, 2017 | 12:27 pm GMT+7
 
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