Cyclone Ian - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cyclone Ian


Tonga cleans up after devastating cyclone

Jan 13, 2014 - 4:06 PM

Communications with the stricken island group are re established confirming extensive damage in the area

DESTRUCTION IN TONGA. This handout photograph provided by the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) shows the destruction caused by a major cyclone on Foa Island in Tonga on January 12, 2014. RNZAF/AFP

One dead, widespread destruction in Tonga cyclone

Jan 12, 2014 - 8:24 AM

2nd UPDATE The full extent of the destruction began to emerge after communications were partially restored a day after Tonga s first category 5 cyclone struck early Saturday

Powerful Cyclone Ian hits Tonga

Jan 11, 2014 - 12:02 PM

A state of emergency is declared in parts of Tonga as powerful Cyclone Ian slammed into the South Pacific island nation