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Luzon quake death toll rises to 16

Posted on Tuesday, 23 April 2019 05:07 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The number of fatalities following the strong earthquake that hit parts of Luzon on Monday afternoon has climbed to 16, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management...

Death toll from cold front in Greece rises to three

Posted on Monday, 7 January 2019 10:19 AM | No Comments
The death toll from the cold front which has been battering Greece in the first days of the new year rose to three on Sunday, local authorities said. Firemen retrieved...

Death toll from TD Usman reaches 122

Posted on Thursday, 3 January 2019 02:22 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines —The number of fatalities from the wrath of Tropical Depression Usman has increased. Based on the latest records of National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC),...

Death toll from Indonesian quakes, tsunami rises to 1,424

Posted on Friday, 5 October 2018 11:56 AM | No Comments
  The death toll from the multiple quakes and ensuing tsunami in Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi province has risen to 1,424, an official said at a joint press conference in Jakarta...

NDRRMC sends assessment team in areas devastated by TS “Vinta”

Posted on Thursday, 28 December 2017 03:38 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) Spokesperson Romina Marasigan lamented that the high death toll due to the typhoon, despite the constant reminder and preparations...

USAID and Colombian firefighters join rescue efforts in quake-stricken Mexico

Posted on Friday, 22 September 2017 06:08 PM | No Comments
Rescue workers working against the odds in Mexico City on Thursday received reinforcements from USAID amidst a rising death toll and dwindling hope of finding people alive more than 48...

Powerful earthquake rattles Mexico City; death toll mounts to over 200

Posted on Wednesday, 20 September 2017 07:19 PM | No Comments
A powerful earthquake struck Mexico on Tuesday afternoon, toppling buildings, rattling the capital and sending people flooding into the streets. Over a hundred people had been reported killed across the...

Criminal probe opens into eight deaths at Florida nursing home after Irma

Posted on Thursday, 14 September 2017 04:02 PM | No Comments
Eight elderly patients died on Wednesday after being left inside a stifling South Florida nursing home that lost power during Hurricane Irma. The incident prompted a criminal investigation as it...

Death toll in Marawi City reaches 700

Posted on Tuesday, 8 August 2017 01:24 PM | No Comments
Nearly 700 individuals have been killed in the ongoing fight in Marawi City. Based on the latest figure of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), the highest number is...

Philippine police lower death toll in drugs war to below 2,300

Posted on Friday, 14 October 2016 10:18 AM | No Comments
  Philippine police have said nearly 2,300 people have died in President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs since July, down from an earlier estimate of 3,600, after investigations into the...