Typhoon Bopha

Death toll from Philippine landslides, floods up to 22

Twenty-two people have been killed and nearly 200,000 others evacuated as floods and landslides hit a southern Philippine region still recovering from a deadly 2012 typhoon, the government said on Tuesday.

Jan 14, 2014, 14:47 PM IST

Philippines storm spurs passion for poor at climate talks

Negotiations under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) rarely show on the public`s radar, except perhaps in the scenes of bickering over who`s to blame for global warming and who will foot the bill for it.

Nov 20, 2013, 09:04 AM IST

35 Filipino fishermen rescued, 261 still missing

Philippines authorities have rescued 35 fishermen and are searching for 261 others still missing.

Dec 12, 2012, 14:54 PM IST

Hundreds of fishermen missing in Philippine storm

After slamming into the southern Philippines, the typhoon moved out to sea but then veered back toward the country`s northwest yesterday, prompting worries of more devastation.

Dec 09, 2012, 21:01 PM IST

Philippine Prez declares state of national calamity

Philippine President Benigno S Aquino III has declared a state of national calamity following the devastation brought by Typhoon Bopha (local name Pablo) in Southern Philippines.

Dec 08, 2012, 18:19 PM IST

Philippines: Typhoon Bopha death toll crosses 475

The death toll from Typhoon Pablo that swept through the southern Philippines Tuesday has crossed 475.

Dec 06, 2012, 10:10 AM IST

Typhoon Bopha devastates Philippines, 283 dead

Typhoon Bopha unleashed heavy destruction in Philippines as the death toll shot up from 43 to more than 283.

Dec 05, 2012, 12:16 PM IST

Powerful typhoon kills at least 74 in Philippines

Over 74 people have so far succumbed to a massive typhoon Bopha that hit its southern part of the country, as per local media.

Dec 04, 2012, 22:11 PM IST

Typhoon Bopha hits Philippines; 41,000 people evacuated

Around 41,000 residents were evacuated from their homes on Tuesday after Typhoon Bopha reportedly hit the southern provinces.

Dec 04, 2012, 10:42 AM IST