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Philippines typhoon Mangkhut toll hits 81, expected to rise 

Mangkhut swamped farm fields in the nation's agricultural north and smashed houses when it tore through at the weekend with violent winds and heavy rains.

published on : 19th September 2018

European Union announces 2 million euros in aid to Philippines

Mangkhut, the strongest typhoon of the season, had lashed parts of Luzon island on the northernmost tip of the Philippines on Saturday.

published on : 18th September 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut toll reaches 74 in Philippines

Three days after the passage of the devastating Mangkhut, more than 20,000 people remained displaced from their homes while an estimated 590,000 people have been affected by the storm.

published on : 18th September 2018

Hope fades in Philippines for dozens trapped in landslides

Mangkhut has killed 65 people since it tore through the Philippines. The storm killed another four people in China, where Mangkhut weakened to a tropical storm as it churned inland Monday.

published on : 17th September 2018

4 killed, 3.11 million evacuated as Typhoon Mangkhut lashes China

Mangkhut landed at 5 p.m. on Sunday on the coast of Jiangmen City in Guangdong province, packing winds up to 162 km per hour, according to the provincial meteorological station.

published on : 17th September 2018

Super Typhoon Mangkhut hits China; over 2.45 million people evacuated

The typhoon slammed the coast of Jiangmen city in southern China's Guangdong province on Sunday evening packing winds up to 162 km per hour.

published on : 16th September 2018

Typhoon lashes south China after killing 36 in Philippines

The national meteorological center said southern China "will face a severe test caused by wind and rain" and urged officials to prepare for possible disasters.

published on : 16th September 2018

At least 12 dead as typhoon Mangkhut lashes Philippines, 87000 people evacuated advised not to return

Presidential adviser Francis Tolentino said the deceased included an infant and another child who were among four people killed in a landslide in Nueva Vizcaya, one of several provinces affected.

published on : 15th September 2018

China suspends ferry services as typhoon Mangkhut set to hit coast

Mangkhut is expected to land in an area between western Guangdong and eastern Hainan on Sunday night, packing strong gales and bringing tremendous downpours, said the local weather bureau.

published on : 15th September 2018

Super Typhoon Mangkhut in Philippines claims first victims

The massive storm cut a swathe of destruction when it struck the northern tip of Luzon island, threatening the lives and homes of roughly four million people. 

published on : 15th September 2018

Philippines checking typhoon's damage, casualties amid rains

Many stores and houses were damaged but most residents remained indoors as occasional gusts sent small pieces of tin sheets and other debris flying dangerously.

published on : 15th September 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut barrels toward north Philippines, China

Fujian province to the north of Guangdong is also closing beaches and tourist sites and preparing other measures depending on conditions, the agency reported.

published on : 14th September 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut bears down on millions in Philippines

Typhoon Mangkhut, which has already blasted through the Northern Mariana Islands, is speeding across the Pacific with winds that can gust as high as 255 kilometres (160 miles) per hour.

published on : 13th September 2018

Millions at risk as Philippines braces for strong Typhoon Mangkhut

Emergency workers have been deployed in the northern tip of the main Philippine island of Luzon, where Typhoon Mangkhut is expected to make landfall on Saturday.

published on : 12th September 2018