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Construction worker dies after being swept away by floods in Japan

A construction worker was killed in Japan on Thursday after being swept away by heavy rains that have prompted landslide warnings and evacuation orders for thousands of people, officials said. The man was one of three workers swept away by flooding in Hyogo prefecture in western Japan, with the other two men rescued and taken… link: Construction worker dies after being swept away by floods in Japan.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerJul 5th, 2018

SEARCH ON FOR FARMER SWEPT AWAY BY FLOODS

COTABATO CITY: Rescue workers and personnel of Kidapawan City Emergency Call 911 have started search and retrieval operations for Edwin Palanas, 36, a banana farm worker, believed swept away by raging waters of the Saguing River in Makilala, North Cotabato. Psalmer Bernalte, city disaster risk reduction and management officer, said they were informed that Palanas… link: SEARCH ON FOR FARMER SWEPT AWAY BY FLOODS.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Construction worker dies of drowning

A CONSTRUCTION worker drowned to his death afternoon of April 22, 2018 while swimming in Guimbal, Iloilo. Police identified the victim as Tony Saing, 59, a widower, and resident of Barangay Singagaw, Zarraga, Iloilo. His body was scooped out of the waters in front of Crossing Sapa Bato at Barangay Nalundan, Guimbal around 2:45 p.m. […] The post Construction worker dies of drowning appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

8 dead as Holy Week parties turn tragic in Northern Luzon

TUGUEGARAO CITY --- Eight people, three of them children, drowned in separate incidents in Cagayan and Pangasinan provinces during the Holy Week break, according to police reports. Kent Santos, 23, a construction worker, drowned when he and his friends were swept by the strong current while swimming on Good Friday at the Pozorobo beach in Barangay San Vicente in Sta. Ana town, Cagayan. They were among hundreds of motorcycle enthusiasts who converged at Pozorobo for the Partakan Festival, a private event. Santos' body was found in nearby Anguib beach on Easter Sunday. Still missing Also on Friday, Rowel Trinidad drowned after taking a dip at the Duba cave and lagoon at Baranga...Keep on reading: 8 dead as Holy Week parties turn tragic in Northern Luzon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 1st, 2018

Student dies, 3 others seriously hurt in Isabela collision

        ALICIA, ISABELA---A 14-year-old student diedon Thursday(March 1) while three others were in critical condition following a motorcycle collision along Barangay (village) San Francisco here, police said.   Prince Justin Gundran, a senior high school student, was killed when his black motorcycle smashed into a second motorcycle driven by 28-year-old construction worker Christopher Bugaoan.   Bugaoan and his back passenger, Angelo Miguel, 24, and Gundran's 15-year-old companion, Christopher Tacadeno, were being treated for injuries at a local hospital as of posting time.   Gundran was declared dead on arrival. /jpv &...Keep on reading: Student dies, 3 others seriously hurt in Isabela collision.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2018

Student, construction worker drown in Pangasinan on New Year’s Day

DAGUPAN CITY --- A Grade 10 student and a constructon worker drowned in two separate incidents on New Year's Day in Pangasinan province, police saidon Tuesday. Joven Canuela, 16,and his brother were taking a dip at3:30 p.m.on Monday during an outing at Baquioen Beach in Sual town, when they were swept by a strong current. Rescuers found Canuela an hour later and was pronounced dead on arrival at a Lingayen hospital. In San Fabian town, construction worker Romnick Gonzales, 21, did not reach the Region 1 Medical Center in Dagupan City alive after rescuers retrieved him from the waters off San Fabian Beach in Barangay Nibaliw Narvarte at about3:45 p.m. Police said Gonzales ...Keep on reading: Student, construction worker drown in Pangasinan on New Year’s Day.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2018

Worker dies in mishap

TUGUEGARAO , Philippines  – A construction foreman died after he was ran over by a road roller here on Friday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2017

PAMPLONA: Construction worker dies in landslide

PAMPLONA: Construction worker dies in landslide.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsNov 16th, 2016

Japan gunman in deadly shooting captured after standoff with police

TOKYO: A Japanese gunman accused of shooting dead a construction worker and wounding three others was taken into custody on Wednesday following a long and tense standoff with police, news reports said. Yasuhide Mizobata fled into an apartment building on .....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 31st, 2016

Laborer dies, 4 hurt in landslide

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – A 42-year-old construction worker was buried alive while his four companions were injured in a landslide that occurred at a go.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 7th, 2016

Man held for stealing gun from Manila Police District HQ

A 24-year old construction worker was arrested for stealing a policeman’s gun from the Manila Police District headquarters on Saturday, police said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

Man held for stealing gun from Manila Police District HQ

A 24-year old construction worker was arrested for stealing a policeman’s gun from the Manila Police District headquarters on Saturday, police said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

After floods, heatwave

TOKYO, Japan — A blistering heatwave smothered swathes of flood-hit western Japan Monday, hampering clean-up efforts as survivors and relief workers toil in stifling temperatures a week after devastating inundations that killed more than 200 people. Tens of thousands of rescue workers are still digging through the debris for bodies after Japan’s worst weather-related disaster […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Solon warns vs floods days before Japan deluge

A HOUSE leader has asked the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to get its act together and hasten the bidding as well as implementation of flood control projects. Quezon City Rep. Winston “Winnie” Castelo, who chairs the House committee on Metro Manila development, said the swift action on the bidding….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Japanese man survives bear encounter by landing a quick punch

A Japanese worker successfully fended off a bear attack by landing a well-placed punch to its nose. The 44-year-old employee at the Kamisukisawa Apple Orchard in the city of Hirosaki, Japan, was surprised when he had a bear encounter in the afternoon of July 11, according to a report by Livedoor News via SoraNews24. The unidentified man had been working as usual when two bear cubs suddenly appeared out of a bush. At first he couldn't believe what he was seeing, until a larger bear, presumably the mother as is most often the case, came out after the cubs. The employee estimated the bear to be around one meter in length. Before he could do anything else, the bear began to char...Keep on reading: Japanese man survives bear encounter by landing a quick punch.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Construction worker, sinaksak ng kaalitang sekyu

Patay ang isang construction worker matapos masaksak ng kaalitang guwardiya sa Parañaque City. Source link link: Construction worker, sinaksak ng kaalitang sekyu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Japan rescuers go house to house as flood toll hits 141

Rescue workers carried out house-to-house searches on Tuesday in the increasingly unlikely hope of finding survivors after days of deadly floods and landslides that have claimed 141 lives in one of Japan’s worst weather-related disasters for decades. The record downpours that began last week have stopped and receding flood waters have laid bare the destruction [...] The post Japan rescuers go house to house as flood toll hits 141 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Japan rescuers go house to house as flood toll hits 156

KURASHIKI , Japan: Rescue workers carried out house-to-house searches on Tuesday in the increasingly unlikely hope of finding survivors after days of deadly floods and landslides that have claimed 156 lives in Japan’s worst weather-related disaster for decades. The record downpours that began last week have stopped and receding flood waters have laid bare the [...] The post Japan rescuers go house to house as flood toll hits 156 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Japan rescuers go house to house as flood toll hits 141

KURASHIKI, Japan – Rescue workers carried out house-to-house searches Tuesday, July 10, in the increasingly unlikely hope of finding survivors after days of deadly floods and landslides that have claimed 141 lives in one of Japan's worst weather-related disasters for decades. The record downpours that began last week have ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

No Pinoy fatalities in Japan

THE Consulate General in Osaka yesterday said it has received no reports so far of Filipino fatalities in the areas affected by the massive floods and landslides caused by heavy rainfalls in Japan’s western region over the weekend, leaving some 100 people dead and dozens others missing. The Philippines extended….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

Man who shot dead fellow worker faces murder rap

ROXAS City, Capiz – The man who shot dead a fellow construction worker at Brgy. Dinginan here Friday morning is facing a murder charge. The inquest charge will be filed today, July 9, 2018, before the City Prosecutor’s Office against Devera who was arrested in Leganes, Iloilo, few hours after committing the crime. An inquest […] The post Man who shot dead fellow worker faces murder rap appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018