Tag Archives: Philippine Floods 2011

Philippine Flood Toll Reaches 54

MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippine coast guard imposed a fishing ban on Tuesday covering central and southern parts of the country as the death toll from three weeks of rains rose to 54 and the damage bill topped 1.7 billion

Philippine Floods Affect 1.6 Million

(CNN) — Some 51 people are dead in the Philippines after weeks of intense rain caused severe flooding across the Asian nation, the country’s national disaster agency said early Monday. Rains continued to linger over much of the the island

47 Dead in Philippine Floods

MANILA (AFP) – More than two weeks of heavy rains have left at least 47 people dead from flash floods and landslides in the Philippines, according to the government. Monsoon rains have battered parts of the country since December 29,

33 Dead in Philippine Floods

MANILA (AFP) – More than a week of heavy rain has left at least 33 people dead from flashfloods and landslides in the Philippines, the government said, announcing floodwaters were subsiding in some areas. Almost 11,000 people remained in government

Philippines: 52 Villages Under Water

Landslides and floods in the Philippines have killed at least eight people and displaced thousands of others, the government said Monday. Heavy rains have pummelled parts of the Southeast Asian archipelago for nearly a week, with soldiers deployed to help

Floods Kill 5 Children in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines – Landslides and floods after days of heavy rain in the Philippines killed five children and an adult, officials said Monday. Three girls are missing. The dead included a 1-year-old baby and his 5-year-old sister who were buried