Severe tropical storm Trami triggers landslides and disrupts communications in Taiwan. The relief effort is underway in the Philippines after Trami caused flooding there.
The South China Sea has long been a source of territorial disputes between several Asian countries. DW takes a look at who owns what, and why the contested waterway is so strategically important.
Typhoon Nesat has swept across parts of Taiwan, leaving a trail of chaos and destruction. The island is bracing for more flooding as a second storm batters the state.
The man who attacked a casino in the Philippines was an indebted gambling addict, not an Islamist terrorist, Filipino officials said. The "Islamic State" previously claimed responsibility for the deadly rampage.
At least seven sailors were killed and three injured after a US Navy destroyer collided with a container ship off the coast of Japan. Officials have begun questioning crew about the cause of the crash.
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