Tag: flood

6 dead, over 8K families displaced in Caraga due to ‘Vicky’

Tropical Depression (TD) Vicky left six persons dead and displaced over 8,000 families in Caraga over the last two days. (Contributed photo)

2 dead, 1 rescued in Leyte landslide

Two senior citizens and a minor were trapped after a road section in Cuatro de Agosto village in Mahaplag, Leyte collapsed and buried them on Saturday dawn. (Kerwin Vill photo)

TD Vicky brings floods in Caraga towns, cities

Heavy rains caused by the onslaught of Tropical Depression (TD) Vicky has caused flooding in several towns and cities in Caraga Region. (PNA photo by Alexander Lopez)

PRC warns public vs. leptospirosis

MANILA – After successive typhoons submerged many areas in Luzon, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) reminded the public to take extra caution to prevent leptospirosis.

Typhoon causes major flooding in Manila

The third typhoon to hit the storm-battered Philippines in as many weeks caused major flooding in Manila on Thursday, trapping people on rooftops and claiming at least 11 lives in other parts of the country. (AFP photo)

‘Rolly’ may affect close to 32M persons: NDRRMC

MANILA – The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Sunday said from 19.8 million to 31.9 million people are expected to be exposed to Typhoon Rolly. (STAR/Edd Gumban photo via Twitter)

70 Central Mindanao villages underwater

Torrential rains have flooded over 70 villages in Central Mindanao since Friday after the 220,000-hectare Liguasan Delta overflowed in mountain ranges around. (John Unson photo)

Police, military continue to search for missing 61-year-old woman and child who perished in floodwaters

The police and military are still searching for a 61 year-old woman and a child who perished Wednesday as floodwaters overflowed from a large river in the seaside Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat and swept through villages along its banks. (John Unson photo)

Suspension of classes ordered in Zamboanga Sibugay town

The local government of Kabasalan in Zamboanga Sibugay has suspended the classes at all levels today, August 28 due to heavy rain, and flooding as Typhoon “Jenny” has intensified into a tropical storm.