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Hagibis-hit areas to get millions in aid from Japanese government

Tokyo to also fast-track disbursement of subsidies to more than 300 affected municipalities.

Japan typhoon death toll climbs to 74, rescuers search for missing...

More than 220 injured after Typhoon Hagibis lashed through Japan.

Japanese shelter says no to homeless, sparking outrage

Staff turned duo away on Saturday for not having Tokyo addresses.

Clean-up, rescue efforts in Japan as typhoon toll nears 70

More than 3,000 people have been rescued in wake of disaster.

58 dead, rescuers in ‘day and night’ hunt for missing in...

Rescue work was almost thwarted by additional rainfall.

Japan deploys several thousand rescuers to find typhoon survivors

Emergency teams are working around the clock, as more rain is expected.

Up to 35 dead as Typhoon Hagibis slams Japan

Military and fire department helicopters winched survivors from roofs and balconies in several locations.

Japan dedicate historic victory to typhoon victims

Japan is the first Asian country to qualify for the quarterfinals.

18 dead as Japan sends in thousands of troops to save...

Rescuers carry residents of an aged care facility on their backs to safety.

Vettel on pole for Japanese GP

Ferrari lock out the front row leaving Mercedes to fill the second row.

All systems go for F1 in Suzuka

Today’s race programme will go ahead as scheduled.

7 killed, 15 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo

Among casualties is a man in his 60s found in a flooded apartment in Kawasaki.

Namibia-Canada World Cup match cancelled after typhoon

Fans advised to not travel to Kamaishi or the venue.

Suzuka on typhoon lockdown, F1 race in doubt

Crews face unprecedented task of managing one of the biggest storms to hit Japan in decades.

Supertyphoon Hagibis gives new wind to Filipino disco band

Decades-old outfit hopes inquiries and feelers pouring in for typhoon will translate into bookings.

1 dead, millions told to evacuate as typhoon batters Japan

Stores, factories and subway systems have been shut down as a precaution.

Tokyo braces for heaviest rain in 60 years

Flights, Formula One race, Rugby World Cup matches, train services already cancelled.

Typhoon-hit Japan GP qualifying moved to Sunday

Decision made with safety of fans and drivers in mind.

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed as strong typhoon approaches

Taiwan expects typhoon Mitag to approach the coast of Yilan with maximum winds of 162kph.

Flights cancelled as Typhoon Tapah approaches Japan

The storm prompted cancellations of more than 400 domestic flights.

Powerful typhoon triggers blackout in southern Japan

Japan’s weather bureau issued warnings of heavy rains, floods and high tides.

2 dead after powerful typhoon pummels Tokyo

Non-compulsory evacuation orders were issued to hundreds of thousands and authorities said more than 2,000 people had taken refuge in shelters at one point.

Typhoon Bailu makes landfall in southern Taiwan

Typhoon Bailu is categorised at the weakest typhoon level by Taiwan's weather bureau and is expected to cross the Taiwan Strait and hit the Chinese province of Fujian over the weekend, forecasters say.

Flights cancelled as Taiwan braces for typhoon

Bailu is carrying maximum winds of up to 126 km/h as it approaches Taiwan, and could gain in strength as it moves further along.