Typhoon Mindulle

Typhoon Mindulle hits northern Japan, inundates towns

Typhoon Mindulle pounded the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido on Tuesday, inundating towns and disrupting local transport.

Typhoon Mindulle batters Tokyo area, disrupting transport

A powerful typhoon accompanied by strong winds and heavy rain pounded eastern and north-eastern Japan Monday, disrupting transport in the regions.

Thousands ordered to evacuate as typhoon lashes northern Japan

Typhoon Kompasu was set to make landfall on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido later Sunday, bringing torrential rains and strong winds to the region.