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  1. Manila 1

    ASIA'S FUTURE CITIES: Can Manila avoid climate catastrophe as it teeters on the brink?

    Manila is bracing for the next calamity. The forecasts are dire: for more potent typhoons, greater flooding, rising sea levels and the ...
  2. Nock-ten typhoon

    Powerful typhoon slams into the Philippines

    A powerful typhoon with gusts reaching 235 kilometres (146 miles) an hour made landfall in the eastern Philippines late on Sunday, the state ...
  3. Taiwan Big Mushroom

    Taiwan's famous 'Big Mushroom' dive site toppled by typhoon

    Green Island off Taiwan's east coast - which attracts divers from around the globe - has been left reeling from the underwater damage caused by ...
  4. Shunsuke Mutai piggy screenshot

    Japan official criticised for piggyback ride over puddle

    Shunsuke Mutai, parliamentary vice minister for reconstruction, was visiting the hard-hit northern town of Iwaizumi where 19 people died in ...
  5. Car Lionrock

    17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japan

    17 people were unaccounted for in Japan on Thursday (Sep 1) after Typhoon Lionrock tore through the north of the country, leaving 11 people dead ...
  6. Typhoon Lionrock

    Nine found dead in Japan elderly home after typhoon

    Nine people were found dead inside a home for elderly people in northern Japan, police said Wednesday (Aug 31), after a powerful typhoon tore ...
  7. Japan Airlines planes parked at Tokyo's Haneda airport

    Hundreds of flights grounded as typhoon nears Japan

    Strong typhoon Mindulle was expected to make landfall around noon, moving upwards from the Japanese capital to the northern Tohoku region, the ...