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Japan

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall on Japan coast

Heavy rains and strong winds hit Japan as the typhoon, forecast as the worst in six decades, makes landfall.

Japan

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Tokyo with heaviest rain in 60 years

Domestic flights cancelled, residents warned of flooding as typhoon inches closer with wind gusts of up to 252km/h.

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Tokyo with heaviest rain in 60 years

Weather

Bushfires break out across Australia, destroy homes

Drought, early season heat and blustery winds set off blazes in Queensland and New South Wales.

Bushfires break out across Australia, destroy homes

Climate Change

Odds favour Greta Thunberg for Nobel Peace, but experts sceptical

In little more than a year, Thunberg galvanised millions around the world to take part in climate change demonstrations.

Odds favour Greta Thunberg for Nobel Peace, but experts sceptical

Weather

Super Typhoon Hagibis heads towards Japan

From tropical storm to a Category 5 equivalent, Hagibis is one of the most explosive storms on record.

Super Typhoon Hagibis heads towards Japan

Weather

Winter is on its way to northern US

Heavy snow and high winds will bring travel disruption to parts of United States.

Winter is on its way to northern US

Environment

Hurricane Lorenzo: The story of another 'strongest-ever recorded'

Earlier this week, Lorenzo was a Category 5 hurricane - the strongest ever recorded in the central North Atlantic.

Hurricane Lorenzo: The story of another 'strongest-ever recorded'

Weather

Tropical Storm Mitag leaves destruction across South Korea

The storm brought more than 500mm of rainfall to the southern part of the country, causing widespread flooding.

Tropical Storm Mitag leaves destruction across South Korea

Weather

Several killed as Typhoon Mitag lashes South Korea

At least six confirmed dead with the number expected to rise as rescuers continue to scour site of a landslide in Busan.

Several killed as Typhoon Mitag lashes South Korea

India

Over 1,600 killed in India's heaviest monsoon in 25 years

Data released by the federal home ministry shows that 1,673 people died because of floods since June.

Over 1,600 killed in India's heaviest monsoon in 25 years

Weather

Hottest September on record in Australia's Perth

Driest September in 42 years has residents concerned as sizzling spring and summer beckons.

Hottest September on record in Australia's Perth

Asia

Death toll in north India floods hits 139

Authorities says deadly monsoon has been the heaviest since 1994, classifying it 'above normal'.

India

India floods: Death toll in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar passes 100

Authorities retain red alert for parts of UP and Bihar states as monsoon expected to last several more days.

Weather

Tropical storm Mitag strengthens to the east of Taiwan

Developing typhoon heads towards China's eastern coast before threatening floods across parts of South Korea and Japan.

Tropical storm Mitag strengthens to the east of Taiwan

Asia

Dozens die in north India floods, thousands evacuated

Densely populated regions on the banks of two main rivers in Uttar Pradesh state are among the worst hit.