Showing posts with label Philippines. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Philippines. Show all posts

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Deadly mudflows threaten residents near erupting Philippine volcano

Deadly mudflows threaten residents near erupting Philippine volcano
Millions of tonnes of ash and rocks from an erupting Philippine volcano could bury nearby communities due to heavy rain, authorities said Saturday (Jan 27), as tens of thousands flee over fears of a deadly explosion.

Friday, January 26, 2018

Philippines prepares for three-month-long volcano emergency

Mount Mayon in central Albay province
The Philippines is bracing for a possible three-month-long emergency in areas around an erupting volcano, which has already displaced more than 81,000 and caused overcrowding at temporary shelters, the country's disaster agency said on Friday.

Monday, December 25, 2017

Incendie dans un centre commercial aux Philippines: 37 corps retrouvés

Incendie dans un centre commercial aux Philippines
Trente-sept corps ont été retrouvés dans le centre commercial ravagé par un incendie samedi à Davao, dans le sud des Philippines, selon les indications des autorités lundi.

Vietnam braces for typhoon which left 230 dead in Philippines

Typhoon Tembin
Over one million were evacuated in southern Vietnam by Monday as Typhoon Tembin, which ravaged the Philippines over the weekend, approached.

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Tropical Storm in Philippines Leaves Nearly 90 People Dead, Dozens Missing

Tropical Storm in Philippines Leaves Nearly 90 People Dead, Dozens Missing
A tropical storm in the south of Philippines, which triggered landslides and flooding, has killed nearly 90 people, while the search for dozens of others is still underway, police and disaster officials report on Saturday.

Friday, December 22, 2017

At least 4 killed, 7 still missing in Philippine ferry mishap

Philippine ferry mishap
At least four people were killed when a ferry carrying 251 passengers and crew sank off Quezon province in heavy waves on Thursday, but majority of those on board were rescued, authorities said.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Three dead, thousands evacuated as Tropical Storm hits the Philippines

Three dead, thousands evacuated as Tropical Storm hits the Philippines
At least three people have been killed and more are missing as Tropical Storm Kai-Tak made landfall in the Philippines, according to the country's National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

4 Dead in Philippine Floods,Landslides

Philippine Floods
Four people have been killed in landslides and massive flooding caused by heavy rains brought by a tropical depression in the Philippines.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Northern Philippines hit by 6.2 magnitude earthquake (local time: 13:28, Depth 189 km)

Northern Philippines hit by 6.2 magnitude earthquake
An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 hit the island of Luzon, in northern Philippines, although no casualties have been reported yet.

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Séisme de magnitude 6,5 dans le centre des Philippines

Un séisme de magnitude 6,5 a été enregistré jeudi dans le centre des Philippines, a rapporté l'Institut américain de géophysique (USGS), mais aucune alerte au tsunami n'a été émise.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hundreds flee after three strong quakes strike Philippines

Hundreds of residents of coastal areas in a province south of the Philippine capital fled to higher ground fearing a tsunami Saturday after a series of earthquakes on the main island of Luzon.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Philippines Starts to Repair Damage in Quake-Hit Southern Province

Philippine authorities have begun to restore electricity and water supply to areas hit by a powerful earthquake in the south that killed six and damaged public infrastructure, a report said.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Nock-Ten leaves 7 dead, 8 missing in the Philippines

Typhoon Nock-Ten abandoned the Philippines on Tuesday, leaving seven people dead and eight missing, affecting over 541,000, and causing millions of dollars worth of losses in agriculture and infrastructure.

China issues yellow alert for ocean waves

China's National Marine Environmental Forecasting Center on Monday issued a yellow alert for ocean waves brought by Typhoon Nock-Ten and a cold front.

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Super Typhoon Nock-ten : Philippines evacuation under way ahead of Christmas Day typhoon

Philippine authorities have begun evacuating thousands of people and shut down dozens of ports as a strong typhoon threatened to hit the country's east coast on Christmas Day.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Death toll in Philippines from typhoon Haima climbs to 16

Death toll in the Philippines from super typhoon Haima, locally named as Lawin, rose to 16, a senior government official said Saturday.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Typhoon Haima leaves at least 12 dead in Philippines, churns toward China

Typhoon Haima, believed to be the strongest storm to hit Philippines in years, have left a trail of destruction killing at least 12 persons and inundating vast tracts of rice and corn fields, before it proceeded towards China today.

Typhoon Haima disrupts life in southern China

Offices, businesses and schools in the southern city of Shenzhen will close as Typhoon Haima is expected to hit Friday afternoon, the local flood control authorities said.

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