Central Philippines Celebrates New Years Eve With Storm that has Already Killed 22 People

More than 22,000 people fled their homes ahead of the storm, which destroyed rice and corn crops and left some roads and bridges inaccessible, according to regional disaster officials

Central Philippines Celebrates New Years Eve With Storm that has Already Killed 22 People

  BICOL – At least 22 people died from a storm that swept through the central Philippine islands at the weekend, authorities said Sunday, with rescue operations under way in flood-inundated communities. The death toll rose from four a day after the storm brought heavy rain to the Bicol and Eastern Visayas regions, causing massive […]

Hong Kong Braces for Typhoon Mangkhut after it Leaves 12 Dead in the Philippines

Presidential adviser Francis Tolentino said the 12 people who perished had died mostly in landslides and houses that got pummeled by the storm’s fierce winds and rain.

Hong Kong Braces for Typhoon Mangkhut after it Leaves 12 Dead in the Philippines

MANILA – Typhoon Mangkhut tore across the northern tip of the Philippines on Saturday, killing at least twelve people, wrecking homes and triggering landslides before heading toward Hong Kong and southern China by evening.Mangkhut entered the Philippines as a super typhoon in the early hours and ripped over the main island of Luzon with winds […]