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Australia clears up after twin cyclones, more floods expected
Australia clears up after twin cyclones, more floods expected

Australia was clearing up after two severe cyclones left a trail of destruction, wrecking hundreds of homes and cutting electricity to tens of thousands.

Australia clears up after twin cyclones, more floods expected
Destruction as massive cyclones hit Australia
Destruction as massive cyclones hit Australia

Two powerful cyclones pounded Australia and left a trail of destruction with houses ripped apart, trees uprooted and power lines torn down.

Destruction as massive cyclones hit Australia
Workers clean up as deadly Indian cyclone toll hits 17
Workers clean up as deadly Indian cyclone toll hits 17

Workers rushed to restore communication and power links and clear roads after a cyclone battered India's east coast.

Workers clean up as deadly Indian cyclone toll hits 17
Relief effort begins after deadly cyclone hits India
Relief effort begins after deadly cyclone hits India

A major relief operation was under way after a cyclone pounded India's eastern coast, killing at least six people and leaving a trail of destruction.

Relief effort begins after deadly cyclone hits India
Australia's far north battens down for major cyclone
Australia's far north battens down for major cyclone

Australia's sparsely populated northern tip was Thursday preparing for the largest cyclone to hit the area since Cyclone Yasi smashed into Queensland in 2011, ripping homes from their foundations and devastating crops.

Australia's far north battens down for major cyclone
Powerful Cyclone Ian hits Tonga
Powerful Cyclone Ian hits Tonga

A state of emergency was declared in parts of Tonga Saturday as powerful Cyclone Ian slammed into the South Pacific island nation, bringing winds estimated at 105 knots (200 kilometres per hour).

Powerful Cyclone Ian hits Tonga
One dead as cyclone skims France's Reunion island
One dead as cyclone skims France's Reunion island

One person died and 15 were injured after a cyclone packing winds of 150 kilometres (95 miles) an hour brushed by the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion, officials said Friday.

One dead as cyclone skims France's Reunion island
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Strong cyclone hits western Australia

A powerful cyclone lashed Australia's resources-rich west coast Tuesday, bringing torrential rains and destructive gales that ripped up trees and roofs and closed major global iron ore operations.

Strong cyclone hits western Australia
Red alert issued as massive cyclone bears down on India
Red alert issued as massive cyclone bears down on India

India issued a red alert as a massive cyclone bore down on the east coast Saturday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of thousands of people.

Red alert issued as massive cyclone bears down on India
Bangladesh cleans up after killer cyclone
Bangladesh cleans up after killer cyclone

Bangladesh began cleaning up on Friday after a killer cyclone wrecked thousands of homes along its coast while breathing a sigh of relief that the damage was not much worse.

Bangladesh cleans up after killer cyclone
Cyclone rips into Bangladesh after mass evacuations
Cyclone rips into Bangladesh after mass evacuations

A cyclone ripped into the Bangladeshi coast on Thursday as hundreds of thousands of people hunkered down in evacuation shelters including in a region of Myanmar torn by communal unrest.

Cyclone rips into Bangladesh after mass evacuations
Powerful Cyclone Rusty nears Australia
Powerful Cyclone Rusty nears Australia

Australian authorities urged the evacuation of parts of the resource-rich northwest Tuesday as a powerful cyclone whipped up huge seas, while a man died in heavy flooding in the northeast.

Powerful Cyclone Rusty nears Australia
Red-dust sunset as west Australia braces for cyclone
Red-dust sunset as west Australia braces for cyclone

Western Australians were bracing Friday for a cyclone with residents warned to batten down for storms and destructive winds gusting up to 140 kilometres per hour (90 mph).

Red-dust sunset as west Australia braces for cyclone
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Fiji braces for destructive cyclone

Fijians living in low-lying areas were urged to flee to higher ground Saturday as a cyclone bore down on the Pacific nation after leaving a trail of destruction in Samoa with up to 10 feared dead.

Fiji braces for destructive cyclone
Samoa cyclone kills two, knocks out power
Samoa cyclone kills two, knocks out power

The Pacific nation of Samoa faces up to two weeks without electricity, officials said Friday, after a cyclone that killed two people and sent hundreds fleeing to safety destroyed its main power station.

Samoa cyclone kills two, knocks out power
Power cuts, evacuations as Cyclone Evan lashes Samoa
Power cuts, evacuations as Cyclone Evan lashes Samoa

Flash floods and power cuts hit the Samoan capital Apia Thursday as Tropical Cyclone Evan lashed the Pacific island nation with high winds and heavy rain.

Power cuts, evacuations as Cyclone Evan lashes Samoa

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