At least 15 people were buried when a landslide triggered by a fierce typhoon struck a mountain village in Taiwan, a government official said on Thursday.
CNN NEWS 2004/08/25
China has begun evacuating almost 250,000 people from coastal areas as it braces for the onslaught of Typhoon Aere.
A Hong Kong fishing boat capsized outside the northern Harbour of Keelung on Monday as it tried to seek shelter, leaving one dead and three missing.
BBC News 2004/08/24
Typhoon Aere was expected to dump up to 1,000mm (40in) of rain on the island. A jetliner slid off a runway in Taipei, where offices and schools have closed.