High waves batter a beach in the South Korean port city of Busan on Saturday. Photo: AFP

Typhoon leaves at least 3 dead, over 127,000 homes without power in South Korea

  • Strong winds and rain from Typhoon Lingling are expected to affect a broad swathe of the country on Saturday before making landfall in North Korea
Topic |   South Korea

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High waves batter a beach in the South Korean port city of Busan on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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An aerial view of Great Abaco Island on Thursday shows the damage done by Hurricane Dorian. Photo: AFP

Hurricane Dorian heads towards Canada after battering Bahamas and US coast

  • Storm expected to make landfall near Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Saturday, bringing hurricane winds and pounding waves
  • Death toll in Bahamas expected to rise dramatically as relief workers sift through wreckage in Dorian’s wake
Topic |   Extreme weather

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An aerial view of Great Abaco Island on Thursday shows the damage done by Hurricane Dorian. Photo: AFP
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