Tags : Island

Powerful Typhoon Slams Japan With Violent Winds, Heavy Rain

A powerful typhoon that officials warned could bring record rains and gusts strong enough to flip cars slammed into southern Japan on Saturday, September 5, 2020, prompting authorities to urge millions to seek shelter. Channels TV reports that Typhoon Harshen has weakened somewhat as it neared Japan’s mainland, and shifted further west out to sea, […]

Taiwan Loses Chief Of General Staff In Chopper Crash

Taiwan’s top Military Officer has been killed in a helicopter crash. According to the Defence Ministry, the Officer died on on Thursday, January 2, 20, just days before the Island goes to polls to elect a new President. The Chief of the General Staff, Shen Yi-ming, was among eight Senior Officers, including three Major-Generals, who […]