Hormuz Strait. Photo: AFP
Seventeen people have died after a storm capsized a passenger boat off Iran`s southern coast. Read more…
Laaska news Dec. 27, 2011
Philippines. Photo: EPA
Meteorologists in the Philippines warn about the possibility of a new storm – just days after a powerful typhoon claimed the lives of over a thousand people. According to forecasts, on Monday night Mindanao island will have some 20 inches of precipitation. Read more…
Laaska News Nov. 10,2011
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A powerful storm raging in the Bering Sea is advancing on the west coast of the U.S. state of Alaska and Russia’s Chukotka Peninsula. The U.S. National Read more…
Laaska News May 29,2011
A severe tropical storm is sweeping over the ocean off Kochi Prefecture in western Japan and moving northeast.
Laaska News May 8,2011
A tropical storm has hit northeastern Philippines, killing three people and forcing over 100,000 others to leave their homes because of landslides and floods.