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# typhoon - Saturday 9 November, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning, it’s the weekend. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# typhoon - Friday 8 November, 2013

Powerful typhoon sweeps through Philippines, kills three and wrecks homes Typhoon This post contains images

Powerful typhoon sweeps through Philippines, kills three and wrecks homes

The death toll from the storm could rise further as at least one other man is missing.

One of the most powerful typhoons on record hits Philippines

Super Typhoon Haiyan – with winds of 315km/ph – smashed into coastal communities before dawn today.

# typhoon - Monday 7 October, 2013

Hundreds of thousands evacuated as typhoon hits China coast

At least two people were reported killed and more than 1,200 homes were destroyed.

# typhoon - Sunday 22 September, 2013

Flights cancelled and nuclear power plant on alert as typhoon hits China

Hong Kong International Airport said 370 arriving and departing flights were cancelled and another 64 delayed.

# typhoon - Friday 12 July, 2013

More than 200 dead or missing after China rain and landslides

The country is braced for an approaching typhoon, while the flood alert status has been raised on the Yangtze river.

# typhoon - Thursday 6 December, 2012

350 dead, 400 missing in Philippine typhoon

At least 200 of the victims died in Compostela Valley alone, including 78 villagers and soldiers who perished in a flash flood.

# typhoon - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here’s the nine things you need to know as the country prepares for another tough Budget.

238 dead, hundreds missing following Philippines typhoon

Typhoon Bopha slammed into the southern island of Mindanao yesterday, leading to scenes of utter devastation.

# typhoon - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Typhoon Bopha kills at least 40 in Philippines

The villagers and soldiers drowned when torrents of water dumped by the powerful typhoon rushed down a mountain, engulfing the victims.

# typhoon - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Powerful typhoon hits Japan mainland

A 29-year-old man was swept away by high waves when Jelawat hit Okinawa and was later confirmed dead, while at least 140 people were injured.

# typhoon - Friday 28 September, 2012

From The42 Back to the day job: The challenges keep on coming for Irish Olympians Team Ireland

Back to the day job: The challenges keep on coming for Irish Olympians

Bronze Medal winner Cian O’Connor competes in China while triathlete Aileen Morrison is in Yokohama, Japan.

# typhoon - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

In photos: Philippines battered by Typhoon Saola Flooding This post contains images

In photos: Philippines battered by Typhoon Saola

At least eight killed and tens of thousands displaced by Pacific storm.

# typhoon - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

In pictures: the natural disasters of 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

In pictures: the natural disasters of 2011

Last year saw a number of major natural disasters strike, including earthquakes in Japan, New Zealand and Turkey, volcanic eruptions in Chile and Iceland, and severe tropical storms in Asia.

# typhoon - Monday 26 December, 2011

Irish aid arrives in Philippines after Typhoon Washi

The tents and blankets were sent in the wake of the devastating typhoon which killed over 1,000 earlier this month.

# typhoon - Monday 3 October, 2011

Floods recede slowly in storm-battered Philippines

At least 56 people have been killed after two back-to-back typhoons hit the Philippines over the weekend.

# typhoon - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Video: Seven killed, thousands evacuated as typhoon strikes Philippines Typhoon This post contains videos

Video: Seven killed, thousands evacuated as typhoon strikes Philippines

Gusts of up to 170km an hour and heavy rainfall are causing serious flooding and power cuts across the capital Manila.

# typhoon - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Japan typhoon kills 13 and dumps rain in tsunami zone

Officials at the earthquake-ravaged Fukushima Daichi nuclear power plant have said the worst is now over.

# typhoon - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Typhoon dumps record rainfall and kills 20 in Japan

At least 50 people are reported to be missing.

# typhoon - Friday 18 March, 2011

Libya calls immediate ceasefire following UN no-fly resolution

Libya’s foreign minister says his country will halt all military action – just hours after the UN votes to impose a no-fly zone.

# typhoon - Monday 18 October, 2010

Super typhoon hits the Philippines

Thousands flee as the strongest typhoon in four years slams the northeastern Philippines.

# typhoon - Sunday 17 October, 2010

Hundreds evacuated as Philippines braces for typhoon

Typhoon Megi travelling with winds reaching over 140 miles per hour.