M 5.9 in Japan on 07 Jul 2018 11:23 UTC

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Death toll in Japan floods climbs to 176

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:03:00 +0200panorama-am-en (en)

Landslides and flooding caused by torrential rain in Japan have killed another 21 people in what has become one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit the country since the earthquake and tsunami at Fukushima in 2011. A total of 176 people have been killed since the downpour began late last week,....

Japan hit by worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:01:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

Below are some reasons for the high death toll. EXTREME WEATHER. Remnants of Typhoon Prapiroon fed into a seasonal rainy weather front fuelled by warm air from the Pacific Ocean - a pattern similar to one that caused flooding in southwestern Japan exactly a year ago that killed dozens on people.

Japan face worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:47:00 +0200trust (en)

At least 176 people have died, and millions have been forced to evacuate in the worst weather disaster in the country for 36 years. (corrects date for mandatory hazard maps to 2005) By Linda Sieg. TOKYO, July 11 (Reuters) - Torrential rains unleashed floods and set off landslides in western Japan ....

Corrected: Japan hit by worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:16:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

By Linda Sieg. TOKYO (Reuters) - Torrential rains unleashed floods and set off landslides in western Japan last week, killing at least 176 people, forcing millions to evacuate and leaving dozens missing in the country’s worst weather disaster in 36 years. Below are some reasons for the high death toll.

Japan flooding death toll rises to 179

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 09:02:00 +0200armenpress (en)

10:08, 11 July, 2018 YEREVAN, JULY 11, ARMENPRESS. Landslides and flooding caused by torrential rain in Japan have killed another 21 people in what has become one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit the country since the earthquake and tsunami at Fukushima in 2011, CNN reports.

Japan hit by worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:35:00 +0200AsiaOne (en)

TOKYO - Torrential rains unleashed floods and set off landslides in western Japan last week, killing at least 176 people, forcing millions to evacuate and leaving dozens missing in the country's worst weather disaster in 36 years. Below are some reasons for the high death toll.

President Emomali Rahmon has sent a message of condolences to Emperor Akihito of Japan over the deadly and devastating floods in Japan.

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:11:00 +0200news-tj-en (en)

Rahmon noted in his message of condolences that he was shocked to learn about the deadly floods that caused heavy casualties and loss of property. On behalf of the Tajik people and on his own behalf, Tajik leader offered deepest condolences to Emperor Akihito and asked to convey his condolences to....

Japan hit by worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:14:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

Below are some reasons for the high death toll. EXTREME WEATHER. Remnants of Typhoon Prapiroon fed into a seasonal rainy weather front fuelled by warm air from the Pacific Ocean - a pattern similar to one that caused flooding in southwestern Japan exactly a year ago that killed dozens on people.

Carl Court/Getty Images

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:10:00 +0200news4jax (en)

TOKYO (CNN) - Landslides and flooding caused by torrential rain in Japan have killed another 21 people in what has become one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit the country since the earthquake and tsunami at Fukushima in 2011. A total of 176 people have been killed since the downpour began....

Japan hit by worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:08:00 +0200reuters (en)

Below are some reasons for the high death toll. EXTREME WEATHER. Remnants of Typhoon Prapiroon fed into a seasonal rainy weather front fueled by warm air from the Pacific Ocean - a pattern similar to one that caused flooding in southwestern Japan exactly a year ago that killed dozens on people.

Carl Court/Getty Images

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 06:37:00 +0200clickondetroit (en)

TOKYO (CNN) - Landslides and flooding caused by torrential rain in Japan have killed another 21 people in what has become one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit the country since the earthquake and tsunami at Fukushima in 2011. A total of 176 people have been killed since the downpour began....

Aumentan a 156 los muertos por inundaciones en Japón

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 04:56:00 +0200tabascohoy (es)

10/07/2018 20:48 / Tokio, Japón La cifra de víctimas por las lluvias torrenciales en el oeste de Japón ascendió hoy a 156 y al menos una decena de personas desaparecidas, informaron autoridades. El primer ministro japonés Shinzo Abe viajará el próximo miércoles a las zonas más afectadas por las....

Las lluvias en Japón causan la muerte a más de 145 personas

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:17:00 +0200candas365 (es)

Hiroshima, 10 jul (dpa) – La cifra de víctimas por las lluvias torrenciales en Japón ascendió hoy al menos a 146, la más elevada desde 1982. Además hay 60 personas desaparecidas desde la semana pasada y los equipos de rescate intentan encontrar superiviventes entre ruinas y masas de tierra y en medio del intenso calor estival.

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake rattles Japan, cracking streets, cutting power and injuring five people

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 23:17:00 +0200vancouversun (en)

TOKYO — A strong earthquake hit western Japan early Monday, cracking streets, cutting water and power to a number of homes and injuring five people. The Meteorological Agency said the magnitude 6.1 quake struck 12 kilometres (7 miles) underground near Ohda city, about 800 kilometres (480 miles) west of Tokyo.

World: July sees extreme precipitation and heat

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 22:47:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

High impact weather, including extreme heat and disastrous precipitation, has marked the early part of summer in the northern hemisphere. Japan has suffered the worst flooding and landslide in decades, with many daily rainfall records broken. According to official government figures on 10 July, more....

Lluvias dejan 146 muertos en Japón, es la cifra más alta desde 1982

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 22:04:00 +0200vanguardia-MX (es)

La cifra de víctimas por las lluvias torrenciales en Japón ascendió hoy al menos a 146, la más elevada desde 1982. Además hay 60 personas desaparecidas desde la semana pasada y los equipos de rescate intentan encontrar superiviventes entre ruinas y masas de tierra y en medio del intenso calor estival.

Lluvias dejan 146 muertos en Japón, la cifra más alta desde…

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 21:36:00 +0200lahora-GT (es)

Hiroshima, Agencia dpa. La cifra de víctimas por las lluvias torrenciales en Japón ascendió hoy al menos a 146, la más elevada desde 1982. Además hay 60 personas desaparecidas desde la semana pasada y los equipos de rescate intentan encontrar supervivientes entre ruinas y masas de tierra y en medio del intenso calor estival.

How to put together an earthquake/typhoon preparedness kit at the 100 yen shop

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:47:00 +0200rocketnews24 (en)

Japan is a country of violent storms and seismic activities , but also amazing discount retailers that can help you deal with natural disasters. While Japan is a very safe place in terms of violent crime and wild animal attacks, the country’s climate and geography give it the potential for a number....

July sees extreme precipitation and heat

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 18:36:00 +0200yubanet (en)

July 10, 2018 – High impact weather, including extreme heat and disastrous precipitation, has marked the early part of summer in the northern hemisphere. Japan has suffered the worst flooding and landslide in decades, with many daily rainfall records broken.

Lluvias dejan 146 muertos en Japón, la cifra más alta desde 1982

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 18:06:00 +0200ellitoral (es)

El Litoral. Además de las 146 víctimas mortales, hay 60 personas desaparecidas desde la semana pasada y los equipos de rescate intentan encontrar superiviventes entre ruinas y masas de tierra y en medio del intenso calor estival. Los afectados que se encuentran en alojamientos de emergencia también....

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