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  1. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    No casualties as cyclone slams into Queensland coast, but alerts remain

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 01:33pm by AFP

    ... had threatened to be stronger but not as widespread as the monster Cyclone Yasi system that tore through the region just over three years ago, ripping homes from their foundations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1478256/australia-avoids-worst-cyclone-ita-more-wind-rain-due
  2. News - World

    Danger warnings issued as storms and high tides batter Britain

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:36am by AFP

    ... the huge waves that they were putting their lives at risk. Severe flood warnings- indicating there is "danger to life"- were declared on Friday for the southwest English counties ... were built in the densely-packed residential area of Sydenham in the east of the city and on land around the docks on the opposite side of the shore. In the southwest English counties, coastal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1397735/danger-warnings-issued-storms-and-high-tides-batter-britain
  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    World's strongest typhoon approaching Philippines

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 03:20am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Cancelled flights, mass evacuations and school closures as typhoon set to hit today Philippines on alert as huge storm gets closer The world's most powerful typhoon of the year gained strength as it swirled towards the Philippines, forcing mass evacuations, flight cancellations and school suspensions across the disaster-weary nation. President ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1350316/worlds-strongest-typhoon-approaching-philippines
  4. News - World - WEATHER

    New York mayor Bill de Blasio shovels snow in show of solidarity

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:36am by AP

    ... the "hardworking team" and "all those who are keeping our city safe tonight." At 4am he held a teleconference to decide on school closures, then cleaned up his pavement himself in Brooklyn, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1397733/new-york-mayor-bill-de-blasio-shovels-snow-show-solidarity
  5. News - World - WEATHER

    Storm wreaks havoc across Britain, France and the Netherlands

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 11:51am by Reuters

    ... seriously hurt by falling trees in the Dutch capital and a ferry carrying 1,000 people from the English city of Newcastle was unable to dock in the port of IJmuiden and returned to sea, RTL ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1341772/storm-kills-three-britain-and-netherlands-shuts-down-power-trains
  6. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Cyclone Phailin forces evacuation of 550,000 people on India's east coast

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 04:17pm by Reuters

    ... kilometres per hour. Jagdesh Dasari, a local leader in the fishing village of Mogadhalupadu near where the storm struck, said police had to order villagers to leave mud and thatch huts for a school ... crammed into makeshift shelters including schools and temples, in what was described as one of India's largest evacuations. Most towns along the coast were deserted but some people were still ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1330254/powerful-cyclone-phailin-nears-indian-coast-forcing-mass-evacuation
  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Typhoon Wipha kills 17, but mostly spares Tokyo and nuclear power plant

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 11:40am by Reuters

    ... of schools closed. Bullet train services were halted but resumed by Wednesday afternoon. Two flights between Tokyo and Seoul and another two flights between Tokyo and Hong Kong were among ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1332916/least-thirteen-dead-typhoon-grazes-japan
  8. News - Asia - WEATHER

    India's big evacuation spares most from Cyclone Phailin's wrath

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 02:40pm by Reuters

    ... and adjacent Andhra Pradesh spent the night in shelters, some of which had been built after a 1999 storm killed 10,000 in the same area. Others sought safety in schools or temples, in an exercise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1330880/killer-indian-cyclone-wreaks-havoc-leaving-seven-dead-and-one-million
  9. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Typhoon Nari kills 13 in Philippines

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... and a vehicle, while the wall of a school collapsed and crushed an old man to death. Two children and an elderly person drowned in a flooded village, while the body of a fisherman who had gone to sleep ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1330481/typhoon-nari-kills-13-philippines
  10. News - China - WEATHER

    Three boats lost, 74 Guangdong fishermen missing in Typhoon Wutip

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:18pm by He Huifeng, Clifford Lo, Danny Mok and Agence France-Presse

    ... Schools were shut, boats ordered ashore and 70,000 people moved to shelters as trees were uprooted and roofs torn off houses.   ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1321268/three-boats-lost-74-guangdong-fishermen-missing-typhoon-wutip

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