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22 so far dead in Agusan del Sur floods, mudslides in past 2 weeks

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Floods and mudslides spawned by nearly two weeks of relentless rains already claimed the lives of 22 people and displaced more than 50,000 families or 308,045 people in the five-province Caraga Region alone.

Posted: January 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Hurricane Ingrid forms off Mexico

A man walks through a flooded street during heavy rains caused by Tropical Storm Ingrid in the Gulf port city of Veracruz, Mexico, Friday Sept. 13., 2013. Mexican authorities rushed to evacuate neighborhoods located near riverbanks in eight Veracruz townships as Ingrid lashed the coast with heavy rains, threatening more damage in a state where landslides and flooding have killed dozens of people in recent weeks. AP

Ingrid became the second hurricane of the Atlantic storm season off Mexico on Saturday, while Tropical Storm Manuel threatened to cause flash floods and mudslides on the opposite side of the country.

Posted: September 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Illegal mining, logging blamed for high death toll in Compostela Valley

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Environment and natural resources officials attributed on Thursday the high number of casualties in several Compostela Valley towns to unheeded government warnings on typhoon Pablo, emphasizing that illegal logging and illegal mining were to blame for the devastation.

Posted: December 6th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

4 dead in Taiwan mudslides

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Flash flooding caused by heavy rain has forced the evacuation of more than 3,000 people across Taiwan and unleashed landslides that have killed four people.

Posted: June 12th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

9 dead, 11,000 evacuated after rains in Hispaniola

Heavy rains drenching the Caribbean island of Hispaniola have caused mudslides and floods that killed up to nine people in Haiti and forced more than 11,000 people to flee their homes in the neighboring Dominican Republic, authorities said Wednesday.

Posted: April 26th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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