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Wipha to hit northern Vietnam Friday night, heavy rains forecast

Storm Wipha is expected to make landfall in Quang Ninh Province and neighboring Hai Phong City Friday night with winds of up to 90kph.

Ha Long Bay bans sailing as storm Wipha near

Quang Ninh Province has banned sailing in the Ha Long Bay and other tourist spots to avoid accidents from storm Wipha.

Death toll in Mozambique cyclone, floods could surpass 1,000: president

The number of people killed in a powerful storm and preceding floods in Mozambique could exceed 1,000, the president said Monday.
March 19, 2019 | 01:31 pm GMT+7

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 shutting down two major airports.
January 04, 2019 | 01:38 pm GMT+7

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.
December 05, 2018 | 09:42 am GMT+7

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 the state, prompting the evacuation of 6.5 million people.
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
 
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