Flash floods, earthquake in Indonesia kill over 80

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:16:10 +0000

 Flash floods, earthquake in Indonesia kill over 80

JAYAPURA, Indonesia  — The number of people killed after torrential downpours triggered flash floods and mudslides that tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia’s easternmost province has climbed to 79, with dozens of others missing, officials said Monday.

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Storm-hit Bicol farmers get P36M in rice, corn, vegetable seeds

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 04:44:25 +0000

Storm-hit Bicol farmers get P36M in rice, corn, vegetable seeds

About P36 million worth of hybrid palay, corn and assorted vegetable seeds were distributed to storm-hit farmers in Bicol.

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Death toll from Indonesian floods, landslides, climbs to 59

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 11:23:02 +0000

The number of people killed after days of torrential rain triggered flash floods and landslides on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island has climbed to 59 with 25 others missing, a disaster official said Friday.

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Several persons missing as landslides, floods hit Davao Oriental towns

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 04:02:39 +0000

Landslides and flash floods hit at least three towns in Davao Oriental early Tuesday following a heavy downpour overnight, authorities said.

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Over 600 flee as flooding, landslides hit Southern Mindanao

Credit to Author: ryanl| Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2019 04:41:24 +0000

DAVAO CITY—Hundreds fled their homes as several villages in Southern Mindanao were flooded due to moderate to heavy rains dumped by the trough of a low-pressure area since Friday, disaster management officials said on Saturday.

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Tail-end of cold front to bring rains, thunderstorms over Mindanao

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 06 Jan 2019 01:30:10 +0000

The tail-end of the cold front will continue to affect portions of Mindanao while the northeast monsoon (amihan) will affect the Luzon and Visayas regions.

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Bicol agriculture lost almost P600M due to floods, landslides

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 04:04:35 +0000

Bicol agriculture lost almost P600M due to floods, landslides

LEGAZPI CITY — Agriculture in the Bicol region suffered losses equivalent to almost P600 million after Tropical Depression “Usman,” dumped heavy rains over Southern Luzon and Eastern Visayas last weekend, the Department of Agriculture (DA) in Bicol said in a report.

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Death toll in Camarines Sur town rises to 25; 23 still missing

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:56:39 +0000

The death toll in Sagñay, Camarines Sur has risen to 25 on Tuesday while 23 others remain missing.

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