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  1. News - World - WEATHER

    New York’s Electric Zoo finale closed down by thunderstorm

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 09:06pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Electric Zoo music festival shut down by storms New York's Electric Zoo music festival was shut down in the face of powerful thunderstorms, forcing ... to board ferries or shuttle buses to get off the island. Electric Zoo, which was in its fifth year, has become a popular stop on the circuit for fans of electronic dance music, a growing presence ...

  2. News - Asia - WEATHER

    More than 300 die in landslides and floods in India and Pakistan

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 03:23am by AP

    ... colleges and offices have been shut, and electricity and drinking water supplies have been limited. In Pakistan, 103 people had died in the eastern province of Punjab from the collapse of houses, ...

  3. News - World - WEATHER

    Hawaii's tourists relax on the beach as storm-hit residents struggle

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:49am by AP

    ... to vote in primary elections on Saturday, a day after Tropical Storm Iselle struck without causing a widespread disaster. However, a large rural part of Big Island has been without electricity ... to reach many areas because the roads are blocked by fallen trees. In the Puna region, about 9,200 out of about 40,000 residents were waiting for electricity to be restored yesterday. ...

  4. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Deadly Typhoon Rammasun sets sights on China after shutting down Manila

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 06:55pm by AGENCIES

    ... 150km/h winds and blinding 185km/h gusts yesterday brought down trees and electricity poles and ripped off roofs across Manila, where government offices and schools were closed. More than 370,000 ... in the eastern province of Albay, the first to be hit by the storm, the agency said. More than half of Luzon was without power, Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla said. Manila Electric Company- ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Black rainstorm a 'wake-up call on global warming' meteorologist warns Hongkongers

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 04:03am by Cheung Chi-fai and Lo Wei

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Lo Wei A 'wake-up call' on global warming The hail and rain on Sunday was a wake-up call for Hongkongers about the fast-changing climate that could disrupt lives and businesses within moments, a veteran meteorologist says. Watch: Giant hailstones batter Hong Kong The warning by Leung Wing-mo came as the drainage department chief said ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Wet weekend in Hong Kong as Rammasun moves north

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:02am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Hongkongers can expect damp weekend as typhoon moves north causing chaos Rammasun leaves wet weather in its wake Wet weather is expected to continue to affect Hong Kong over the weekend as Super Typhoon Rammasun moves further away from the city. The Observatory downgraded the No 3 typhoon signal to the No 1 signal at 7.40pm yesterday. At midnight, ...

  7. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Weakened Typhoon Neoguri still packs torrential punch as it hits Japan

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:08am by Reuters

    ... of injured at 19. Schools across the sprawling archipelago were also closed, while nearly 70,000 Okinawan households had no power, the public broadcaster said. "We have no water or electricity ...

  8. News - World - WEATHER

    Hurricane Arthur slams eastern Canadian provinces, causing power cuts

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 04:31am by AP

    ... about 135,000 of its customers were without electricity. New Brunswick's main supplier warned some residents could be without power for up to 48 hours because of widespread damage. Police ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Hong Kong likely to escape season's first super typhoon- but city will swelter

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 10:22am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com The Observatory warns that the storm is expected to push temperatures higher in the city HK likely to escape the worst of supertyphoon The first super typhoon of the season is expected to hit Japan on Wednesday- and could make life a little more uncomfortable for Hongkongers too, after a record-breaking hot June. The city is almost certain ...

  10. News - China - WEATHER

    Dozens killed as torrential rains lash the south

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:06am by Keith Zhai

    ... to reach the hardest-hit areas. In neighbouring Hunan province, falling trees and debris killed 11 and injured more than 100 others. Hundreds of thousands were also left without electricity after ...




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