Tag Archives: China Typhoon 2010

Typhoon Fanapi heads for China after lashing Taiwan

TAIPEI (AFP) – Typhoon Fanapi churned towards mainland China on Sunday after pounding Taiwan with fierce winds and torrential rains, leaving dozens of people hurt, sparking landslides and gridlocking traffic. Chinese authorities upgraded their warning level to the second highest,

Southern China lashed by second typhoon

Southern China has born the brunt of a second typhoon in a week, with shipping and flights disrupted by heavy rain and strong winds. State media is reporting that the government is telling people to stay inside and shut doors