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‘Ompong’ leaves 114 dead

A week after devastating Northern Luzon, Typhoon Ompong left 114 dead in the region and other parts of the country, with dozens still missing. Lt. Gen. Emmanuel Salamat, commander of the military’s Northern Luzon Command, on Sunday said 48 bodies have been recovered by authorities in Barangay Ucab, Itogon, Benguet, where a bunkhouse collapsed last [...] The post ‘Ompong’ leaves 114 dead appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource: manilatimes_net manilatimes_netSep 23rd, 2018

‘Ompong’ leaves 114 dead

A week after devastating Northern Luzon, Typhoon Ompong left 114 dead in the region and other parts of the country, with dozens still missing. Lt. Gen. Emmanuel Salamat, commander of the military’s Northern Luzon Command, on Sunday said 48 bodies have been recovered by authorities in Barangay Ucab, Itogon, Benguet, where a bunkhouse collapsed last [...] The post ‘Ompong’ leaves 114 dead appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2018

& lsquo;Ompong& rsquo; leaves 59 dead

& lsquo;Ompong& rsquo; leaves 59 dead.....»»

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Ankara train crash leaves 9 dead, 86 injured

ANKARA, Turkey – Nine people were killed and nearly 90 injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital on Thursday, December 13, officials said, becoming the latest rail disaster to hit the country. The accident comes less than 6 months after 24 people were killed in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

DFA: No Filipinos hurt in train crash in Ankara, Turkey

There are no Filipinos reported hurt or killed in a train accident in Turkey, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Thursday. Nine people were killed and 47 were injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in Ankara, Turkey. READ: Ankara train crash leaves nine dead, 47 injured Philippine Ambassador to Turkey Ma. Rowena Sanchez told the DFA that no Filipinos were reported to be among those who died or were injured in the incident. The DFA also extended its condolences to the families of the nine fatalities in the crash. Ankara Governor Vasip Sahin said the train was on its way to Turkey's central province, Konya. The DFA also said search and res...Keep on reading: DFA: No Filipinos hurt in train crash in Ankara, Turkey.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

North Cotabato ambush leaves 2 dead, 3 hurt, 2 missing - INQUIRER.net

North Cotabato ambush leaves 2 dead, 3 hurt, 2 missing - INQUIRER.net.....»»

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North Cotabato ambush leaves 2 dead, 3 hurt, 2 missing

KIDAPAWAN CITY -- Two persons were killed, three others injured and two more were reported missing after an ambush in a farming village in Matalam, North Cotabato Saturday. Chief Supt. Eliseo Tam Rasco, police director of the Soccsksargen Police Regional Office, said Tata Angeles, 25, and George Dilanggalen, 50, both farmers and residents of Barangay Kibudoc, were killed in an ambush at 10:30 a.m. in Purok Ragsak, Barangay Kibudoc, Matalam, Cotabato. Chief Insp. Brian Placer, chief of the Matalam Municipal Police Station, identified the injured as During Panga, 40, Jomer Intol Sultan, 17, and Samsudin Delanggalen, 18 all residents of Purok Sultan Maslani-Campo, Barangay Kibudoc...Keep on reading: North Cotabato ambush leaves 2 dead, 3 hurt, 2 missing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 1st, 2018

Mass stranding leaves 28 whales dead

Mass stranding leaves 28 whales dead.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

Alabama mall shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded

A man killed by a police officer after a Thanksgiving night shooting at an Alabama shopping mall, was “likely” not the gunman who shot a teenager earlier that evening, police clarified. Alabama mall shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded Source link: Alabama mall shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2018

Lawyer’s slay leaves Negros farmers in fear

  The killing of human rights lawyer Benjamin Ramos has appalled farmers whom the military has tagged as members or sympathizers of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), according to a group promoting sustainable agriculture.   Ramos, 56, was gunned down on Tuesday night by two men on a motorcycle in Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental province, less than a month after he helped families of nine farmers who were shot dead by unknown attackers in the province.   Months before the killing of Ramos, his name and photo appeared with those of others on leaflets that identified "CNN personalities."   CNN is an acronym used by the military in ...Keep on reading: Lawyer’s slay leaves Negros farmers in fear.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

Typhoon leaves 6 dead in Philippines, more feared trapped

Ilagan - A strong typhoon blew across the northern Philippines on Tuesday, setting off landslides that left at least six people dead and forcing thousands to flee from villages that were still reco.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

‘Rosita’ leaves at least 9 dead

At least nine people died from landslides spawned by Typhoon Rosita (international name: Yutu), a disaster official said Wednesday afternoon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Typhoon leaves 6 dead in Philippines, more feared trapped

Ilagan – A strong typhoon blew across the northern Philippines on Tuesday, setting off landslides that left at least six people dead and forcing thousands to flee from villages that were still reco Source link link: Typhoon leaves 6 dead in Philippines, more feared trapped.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Typhoon leaves 6 dead in Philippines, more feared trapped

Ilagan – A strong typhoon blew across the northern Philippines on Tuesday, setting off landslides that left at least six people dead and forcing thousands to flee from villages that were still reco Source link link: Typhoon leaves 6 dead in Philippines, more feared trapped.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Fire leaves 5 dead, 3 injured in Iligan City

Five members of a family were killed and and three others hurt in a fire that destroyed 12 houses in Iligan City last Monday.   Source link link: Fire leaves 5 dead, 3 injured in Iligan City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Typhoon leaves 6 dead in Philippines, more feared trapped

Ilagan - A strong typhoon blew across the northern Philippines on Tuesday, setting off landslides that left at least six people dead and forcing thousands to flee from villages that were still reco.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

LOOK: Team Lakay gives back to the victims of Typhoon Ompong in Benguet

La Trinidad, Benguet-based MMA stable Team Lakay joined in on the relief efforts as they helped give back to the victims of Typhooon Ompong. The Cordilleras were one of the hardest hit by Ompong, which made landfall in September, which left around 78 people dead and even more affected, especially in the municipality of Itogon.  Team Lakay stars including former ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard Folayang, reigning ONE Flyweight World Champion Geje Eustaquio, reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Joshua Pacio, reigning ONE Interim Bantamweight World Champion Kevin Belingon, Danny Kingad, and head coach Mark Sangiao were all in attendance, as the team dropped off relief goods at the Philippine Red Cross.  Pacio and Kingad, who both had fights a week after the destructive typhoon, dedicated their victories to their brothers and sisters in the Cordilleras who are still in need of assistance.  (READ: Team Lakay boys dedicate wins to victims of Typhoon Ompong).....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Editorial: Soundbytes and the blame game

On the disaster left by Ompong in northern luzon and in the Visayas that was drenched too by the torrential rains that the typhoon pulled along its way across the islands. As of today the Cordillera reports 83 deaths mostly in Benguet province and from Cebu 14 dead. The President and his “men” made the rounds of the disaster battered town centers in the north and also in the Visayas......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2018

Typhoon Ompong leaves at least P2.65 billion in school damage

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd) said the initial cost of damage to schools affected by Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) has reached an initial P2.65 billion nearly a week since the onslaught of the deadly typhoon. Data from DepEd showed 1,115 schools were totally damaged, while 1,804 schools suffered “major ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 21st, 2018

Typhoon Ompong leaves at least P2.65 billion in school damage - Rappler

Typhoon Ompong leaves at least P2.65 billion in school damage - Rappler.....»»

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New Philippine Landslide Leaves Six Dead, Dozens Missing

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Six people were killed and dozens are missing after a landslide unleashed by monsoon rains struck in the central Philippines Thursday, inflicting more misery on the already storm-.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018