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At least 13 dead after Uganda landslide

At least 13 dead after Uganda landslide.....»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardOct 12th, 2018

At least 13 dead after Uganda landslide

At least 13 dead after Uganda landslide.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

3 Dead in Compostela Valley Due to Cold Front

Flash floods and a landslide killed at least three people in this province, officials said Monday, as disaster response teams were dispatched to deliver relief goods to the victims. Nonstop rains pummeled Compostela Valley over the weekend as the tail-end of a cold front brought bad weather in portions of Davao Region, swelling rivers and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2019

6 miners dead, 1 missing in Agusan Norte landslide

Six miners were confirmed dead while one remained missing from a landslide in Agusan del Norte, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) said on Thursday. Erma Suyo,…READ The post 6 miners dead, 1 missing in Agusan Norte landslide appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJan 24th, 2019

Landslide, flooding from dam kill 6 in central Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia --- Torrential rains that overwhelmed a dam and caused a landslide have killed 6 people and displaced hundreds in the central Indonesian district of Gowa, an official said Wednesday. The dead included two infants who drowned and a man who was electrocuted after the floods began late Tuesday, said Adnan Purichta Ichsann, the chief of Gowa district in South Sulawesi. Rescuers were still evacuating residents to shelters at a government office and mosques, Ichsann said.       Staff at the Bili Bili dam, a rock-fill embankment dam, didn't have time to provide advance warning of the water release, he said. "Torrential rain caused a dam to ...Keep on reading: Landslide, flooding from dam kill 6 in central Indonesia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2019

5 dead, 38 missing in Indonesia landslide | The Manila Times Online

JAKARTA: Rescuers are searching for survivors after a landslide triggered by heavy rain left at least five people dead and dozens missing in western Indonesia, an official said Tuesday. TheREAD The po.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2019

Rescuers search for survivors in deadly Indonesian landslide

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Rescuers are searching for survivors after a landslide triggered by heavy rain left at least 5 people dead and dozens missing in western Indonesia, an official said Tuesday, January 1. The landslide occurred shortly before sunset on December 31, in West Java province. Search and rescue teams ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 1st, 2019

7 out of 9 missing persons in Albay landslide found dead

TIWI, Philippines – Seven out of the 9 missing individuals in Barangay Sugod in this Albay town were found dead on Sunday, December 30, by search and rescue teams. The 7 bodies were retrieved today in an operation which began Saturday evening, December 29, after a landslide buried 6 homes ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2018

‘Usman’ death toll rises to 45 in Bicol region

MANILA, Philippines --- The fatalities due to landslides and flooding triggered by the heavy downpour of Tropical Depression "Usman" rose to 45 in the Bicol region on Sunday. As of 5 p.m., the Bicol region police have recorded 16 deaths in Camarines Sur, the highest among the Bicol provinces. Thirteen were also reported dead in Albay, seven in Masbate, six in Sorsogon, and three in Camarines Norte. Eleven people are still missing, including seven victims of a landslide last Saturday in Tiwi town, Albay, police said.Another 11 were also injured due to landslides and flooding. Search and retrieval operations are still ongoing to find the missing persons, according to Chief Insp...Keep on reading: ‘Usman’ death toll rises to 45 in Bicol region.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2018

Landslide claims 11 lives in Albay town; 8 still missing

LEGAZPI CITY---Rescuers in Tiwi town in Albay province will continue the search overnight for eight remaining residents, now believed to be dead, in three villages after a landslide spawned by Tropical Depression "Usman" covered multiple houses in the area on Saturday evening. Jose Rodrigo Jr., Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management officer 1 in Tiwi, said that floodlights have been installed in the area to facilitate the retrieval operations if the bodies of the victims would not be found before dark. Meanwhile, 11 have been confirmed dead in the villages of Sugod (7), Bariis (1); and Maynonong (3). The youngest victim was Nia Angeline Bobis, 6, whose body was found in Su...Keep on reading: Landslide claims 11 lives in Albay town; 8 still missing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2018

‘Usman’ landslides leave 9 dead; more than 50K flee floods in Bicol, Eastern Visayas

Heavy rains from Tropical Depression "Usman" triggered landslides that killed at least nine people and caused floods in many areas in the Bicol region and in Eastern Visayas where it made landfall on Saturday morning, officials said. The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Bicol said the rain-soaked ground at the upland barangay of San Francisco in Legazpi City collapsed, sending rocks and mud down a slope and burying a house where three people, including a 3-year-old boy, were killed. It was not immediately clear how the victims were related to each other, but city officials said 10 other family members survived. A landslide in nearby Sorsogon province on Saturday morning kill...Keep on reading: ‘Usman’ landslides leave 9 dead; more than 50K flee floods in Bicol, Eastern Visayas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

Heavy rain from Usman leaves 3 dead

Three members of a family were buried alive here before dawn yesterday in a landslide triggered by heavy rain brought by Tropical Depression Usman......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

8 dead, 4 missing in Albay landslide as ‘Usman’ swamps Bicolandia

Tropical depression “Usman” left at least eight people dead and four others missing, and submerged at least 66 villages in the Bicol region, and caused a landslide in Legaspi City when heavy rains poured over Bicol and Eastern Visayas regions – before it dissipated into LPA. 8 dead, 4 missing in Albay landslide as ‘Usman’… link: 8 dead, 4 missing in Albay landslide as ‘Usman’ swamps Bicolandia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

3 dead in Albay landslide

3 dead in Albay landslide.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

3 dead, 3 missing in Northern Samar landslide

TACLOBAN CITY--- A man and his two children were buried during a landslide in a remote village in Lope de Vega, Northern Samar on Friday. Killed were Eddie Panao, 36; and his two children, Edmond, 15; and Mea, 14; all residents of Barangay Henanoragan. Lt. Col.Apollo Herrera, commanding officer of the 43rd Infantry Battalion based in Lope de Vega, said the victims' bodies were recovered on Saturday morning by the villagers. Meanwhile, three persons from Victoria town, also in Northern Samar, were also reported missing, according to Herrera. Northern Samar was hit by Tropical depression 'Usman' on Friday dumping heavy rains that triggered massive flooding and landslide inciden...Keep on reading: 3 dead, 3 missing in Northern Samar landslide.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

3 dead as floods trigger landslide in Legazpi City

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines (3rd UPDATE) – Three people were killed when their house was hit by a landslide in this city early Saturday morning, December 29. City officials identified the victims as Marco Alegre, 3; Mia Loreto, 20; and Mauro Alegre, 26. Legazpi Mayor Noel Rosal said there were ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

At least 30 drown in Uganda pleasure boat disaster

KAMPALA, Uganda – Thirty people drowned and more than 60 were feared dead after a pleasure boat sank in Lake Victoria, Ugandan police said Sunday, November 25, in the latest such incident on Africa's largest body of water. "Thirty bodies have been recovered and 27 people rescued," said police spokesperson Zura ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2018

Natonin search continues

In Natonin, Mountain Province, volunteers and government officials spent the All Saints' and All Souls' holiday retrieving dead bodies and searching for missing persons at a massive landslide that dragged the office building of the Department Public Works and Highways (DPWH) downhill......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018

Five more bodies recovered from Mountain Province landslide site

Search and rescue teams retrieved five more bodies at a landslide site in Natonin, Mountain Province on Sunday, bringing the number of dead to 16. Source link link: Five more bodies recovered from Mountain Province landslide site.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018

Five more bodies recovered from Mountain Province landslide site

Search and rescue teams retrieved five more bodies at a landslide site in Natonin, Mountain Province on Sunday, bringing the number of dead to 16......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut: 100 people presumed dead after landslide

Hope of finding survivors fades after landslide in remote Philippines town buries dozens Almost 100 people are presumed dead after a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut enveloped a small mining town.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018