Why is the typhoon named MANGKHUT?

BY SILVI WRITER   Typhoon Mangkhut has wreaked damage across the Philippines’ main island of Luzon, reportedly killing 14 people already.  It is currently storming through the Pacific Ocean, steaming towards Hong Kong and Guangdong province in South China in a potentially destructive path. But why is it named Mangkhut? Naming both typhoons and hurricanes has been a long-held tradition the world over, with different … Continue reading Why is the typhoon named MANGKHUT?