Philippines: Death toll from landslides, floods climbs to 85 World

Philippines: Death toll from landslides, floods climbs to 85

The death toll from landslides and devastating floods in the central Philippines triggered by tropical depression Usman climbed to 85, and 20 people were missing as rescuers slowly reached cut-off communities, officials said on January 2.
Super Typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall in Philippines World

Super Typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall in Philippines

Super Typhoon Mangkhut hit Cagayan province on Luzon Island, north of the Philippines, at 1:40 am (local time) on September 15, sustaining wind speeds of over 200km per hour and causing power blackouts in some areas.
Philippines: Four dead as storm hits Mindanao island World

Philippines: Four dead as storm hits Mindanao island

At least four people were killed after the tropical storm Sanba landed in the east coast of the southern of Mindanao, the second largest island of the Philippines, on February 13, with gusts of 75 kilometres an hour.