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Aklan towns vulnerable to flooding, landslides identified

Jul 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The identification of towns highly vulnerable to flooding and landslides is based on geohazard mapping and assessment

Aklan towns vulnerable to flooding, landslides identified

Japan flood death toll rises to 30

Jul 13, 2017 - 7:43 PM

Thousands of police, soldiers, and rescue workers are searching for 19 people who remain unaccounted for, according to local officials

Japan flood death toll rises to 30

Japan floods death toll rises to 20

Jul 10, 2017 - 12:50 AM

Thousands of people have also been evacuated to makeshift shelters, but many remain stranded

Japan floods death toll rises to 20

Japan floods death toll rises to 15

Jul 08, 2017 - 12:47 PM

Thousands of rescuers have been fighting through thick mud and battling rain to search for missing and stranded people, with more than 500 believed to still be cut off

Japan floods death toll rises to 15

Rescuers scramble to find missing after Japan floods

Jul 07, 2017 - 6:47 PM

Thousands of rescuers are fighting through thick mud and battling the rain to search for missing and stranded people, with more than 1,100 believed to be cut off according to public broadcaster NHK

Rescuers scramble to find missing after Japan floods

Huge floods sweep southern Japan, 2 dead, 20 missing

Jul 06, 2017 - 9:09 AM

(4th UPDATE) Meteorologists warn of worse to come and soldiers and rescuers scramble to evacuate hundreds of thousands of people out of the path of landslides and the swirling torrents of muddy water

Huge floods sweep southern Japan, 2 dead, 20 missing

Heavy rain, landslides kill at least 134 in Bangladesh

Jun 14, 2017 - 8:21 AM

Police warned the death toll would likely rise as emergency workers reached remote parts of the Chittagong Hills, where telephone and transport links had been cut

Heavy rain, landslides kill at least 134 in Bangladesh

Foreign aid arrives as Sri Lanka flood toll exceeds 200

May 31, 2017 - 3:15 PM

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake said 16 countries had rushed relief supplies and medicine to assist more than 600,000 people driven from their homes

Foreign aid arrives as Sri Lanka flood toll exceeds 200

Sri Lanka appeals for help as floods cripple water supply

May 30, 2017 - 3:14 PM

Sri Lanka appeals for volunteers to help with a massive recovery operation in the wake of devastating flooding that left 183 dead

Sri Lanka appeals for help as floods cripple water supply

Sri Lanka deploys thousands of troops as flood toll climbs to 169

May 29, 2017 - 4:57 PM

The military says a lull in torrential monsoon rains allowed it to deploy aircraft, boats, and ground troops to evacuate people from flooded areas and deliver food and other essentials

Sri Lanka deploys thousands of troops as flood toll climbs to 169

Sri Lanka steps up relief as monsoon toll exceeds 150

May 28, 2017 - 4:14 PM

(UPDATED) Heavy rains on Friday, May 26, triggered the worst flooding and landslides in 14 years in the southern and western parts of the island

Sri Lanka steps up relief as monsoon toll exceeds 150

Floods, landslides kill at least 92 in Sri Lanka

May 26, 2017 - 10:12 PM

(UPDATED) Officials say another 110 people remain missing

Floods, landslides kill at least 92 in Sri Lanka

Canada's army rolls in after devastating floods

May 09, 2017 - 8:16 AM

Some 2,500 homes in Quebec and more than 300 in Ontario have been flooded, and at least 1,500 people have been ordered to evacuate – most of them in the Canadian capital region

Canada's army rolls in after devastating floods

More troops deployed as Canada braces for worse flooding

May 08, 2017 - 11:33 AM

A combination of torrential rains and runoff from melting snow has caused rivers to overflow their banks from Ottawa to Montreal

More troops deployed as Canada braces for worse flooding

At least 16 killed in Colombia floods – gov't

Apr 20, 2017 - 12:25 PM

The flooding causes alarm in a country still recovering from recent mudslides that killed hundreds

At least 16 killed in Colombia floods – gov't

At least 7 dead in Cebu floods

Apr 16, 2017 - 4:11 PM

Rescuers are still searching for two more missing persons in Carmen, where 73 houses were washed out due to nonstop rains

At least 7 dead in Cebu floods

At least 35 dead in Iran floods

Apr 15, 2017 - 2:59 PM

(2nd UPDATE) Torrential rain lashes East Azerbaijan province, with state television showing images of flooded houses and cars carried away by the surging water

At least 35 dead in Iran floods

Australia floods still rising, police search for missing

Apr 02, 2017 - 8:10 PM

At least two people are dead and several missing due to the powerful Cyclone Debbie

Australia floods still rising, police search for missing

Australia floods still rising with 2 dead, 4 missing

Apr 01, 2017 - 10:20 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated from a string of towns in Queensland and New South Wales as the floods move south towards Ballina

Australia floods still rising with 2 dead, 4 missing

More rain looms as Peru struggles with disastrous floods

Mar 20, 2017 - 12:10 AM

Peruvian Prime Minister Fernando Zavala says more than 70,000 Peruvians lost everything

More rain looms as Peru struggles with disastrous floods

Flash floods take dramatic toll in Lima and northern Peru

Mar 19, 2017 - 8:16 AM

The floods have been triggered by El Niño, and this year it has hit Peru particularly hard

Flash floods take dramatic toll in Lima and northern Peru

4 million without water in deadly Chile floods

Feb 27, 2017 - 1:25 AM

The Maipo river, which supplies most homes in Chile's capital Santiago, gets contaminated by mudslides and rubble

4 million without water in deadly Chile floods

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 23, 2017

Feb 23, 2017 - 10:59 AM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 23, 2017

Thousands flee as floodwaters threaten California city

Feb 23, 2017 - 8:19 AM

Authorities said the flooding – the worst in 100 years – was caused after Coyote Creek, which runs through Silicon Valley, burst its banks following days of heavy rain

Thousands flee as floodwaters threaten California city

Agusan del Sur residents in need of rescue, relief due to flash floods

Jan 19, 2017 - 11:30 PM

Netizens from the area have been posting photos and updates on the need for evacuation and relief goods in the area before signal went down

Agusan del Sur residents in need of rescue, relief due to flash floods

Flood-hit Cagayan de Oro sees shortage of leptospirosis medicine

Jan 19, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, who hails from the city, says the medicine will be sourced in Manila instead

Flood-hit Cagayan de Oro sees shortage of leptospirosis medicine

Floods hit Lanao del Sur, Bukidnon; Cagayan de Oro still on alert

Jan 19, 2017 - 1:25 PM

The tail-end of a cold front triggers more floods in parts of Mindanao

Floods hit Lanao del Sur, Bukidnon; Cagayan de Oro still on alert

LOOK: What's inside DSWD's 'dignity kits' for flood victims?

Jan 19, 2017 - 9:43 AM

The provision of dignity kits is part of the DSWD's efforts to provide immediate assistance to more than 13,000 families affected by torrential rains in the Visayas and Mindanao

LOOK: What's inside DSWD's 'dignity kits' for flood victims?

Too much rain, garbage, clogged waterways caused Cagayan de Oro flood

Jan 18, 2017 - 8:06 PM

The DPWH in Northern Mindanao says the 60 mm of rainwater dumped on Cagayan de Oro in just 6 hours was equivalent to 2 weeks’ rain

Too much rain, garbage, clogged waterways caused Cagayan de Oro flood

7 dead after heavy rains in Zamboanga del Norte

Jan 18, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Seven people are now reported dead in Zamboanga del Norte, with one person reported missing

7 dead after heavy rains in Zamboanga del Norte

Trillanes vs Zubiri, CDO floods, peace talks | Evening wRap

Jan 17, 2017 - 9:07 PM

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7 dead in Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental floods

Jan 17, 2017 - 3:03 PM

(UPDATED) Local officials say 1,654 families or 6,827 persons have been displaced in Misamis Oriental

7 dead in Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental floods

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 17, 2017

Jan 17, 2017 - 12:01 PM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 17, 2017

Cagayan de Oro under state of calamity

Jan 17, 2017 - 2:15 AM

(UPDATED) Forced evacuation has been ordered in several flood- and landslide-prone barangays. Some parts of the city are in neck-deep water.

Cagayan de Oro under state of calamity

#FloodPH: Areas in Cagayan de Oro where forced evacuation is ordered

Jan 17, 2017 - 12:06 AM

(UPDATED) On January 16, Cagayan de Oro orders forced evacuation of residents in areas that are prone to flooding

#FloodPH: Areas in Cagayan de Oro where forced evacuation is ordered

Nonstop rain triggers floods in Cebu and Leyte

Jan 16, 2017 - 8:51 PM

There's one confirmed death in Cebu, while classes have been suspended in parts of Tacloban and Ormoc

Nonstop rain triggers floods in Cebu and Leyte

Thousands stranded as flash floods hit Cagayan de Oro

Jan 16, 2017 - 7:34 PM

(UPDATED) The City Disaster Risk and Reduction Management Office is on yellow alert. Military trucks have been deployed to rescue residents.

Thousands stranded as flash floods hit Cagayan de Oro

Worst rain 'in 30 years' heaps misery on flood-hit Thai south

Jan 09, 2017 - 7:44 PM

At least 21 people are killled and nearly one million people affected by the floods after days of unseasonably heavy rain across the country's southern neck

Worst rain 'in 30 years' heaps misery on flood-hit Thai south

Project NOAH issues storm surge advisories

Dec 25, 2016 - 3:55 PM

(UPDATED) Project NOAH raises Storm Surge Advisories 1 and 2 in a number of municipalities in 5 provinces – Quezon, Camarines Sur, Albay, Masbate and Sorsogon

Project NOAH issues storm surge advisories

How Typhoon Nina compares to Milenyo, Santi, Glenda

Dec 24, 2016 - 8:35 PM

Typhoon Nina could wreak havoc in the same way that past typhoons Milenyo, Santi, and Glenda brought extensive damage

How Typhoon Nina compares to Milenyo, Santi, Glenda

Possible landslides and flooding due to Nock-ten

Dec 22, 2016 - 4:22 PM

At least 378 municipalities in 47 provinces may experience more than 100 millimeters of accumulated rainfall in 24 hours which may trigger landslides and flooding

Possible landslides and flooding due to Nock-ten

One dead, one missing as storm batters Britain

Nov 23, 2016 - 8:44 AM

The Environment Agency issued 16 flood warnings across England and Wales, advising people to take immediate action

One dead, one missing as storm batters Britain

Egypt floods killed at least 22 – new toll

Oct 30, 2016 - 6:29 PM

(UPDATED) Ras Gharib is the worst hit area, with 9 people killed in the flooding

Egypt floods killed at least 22 – new toll

WATCH: Tuguegarao evacuees ask for food, clothes after Lawin

Oct 22, 2016 - 7:10 AM

At least 20,000 homes are partially destroyed in Cagayan, with another 6,900 completely damaged

WATCH: Tuguegarao evacuees ask for food, clothes after Lawin

IN PHOTOS: Floods, fallen trees in Ilocos Sur

Oct 20, 2016 - 2:55 PM

The national road in Ilocos Sur leading further north to Vigan City and Ilocos Norte is flooded. Fallen trees and other debris also line the road.

IN PHOTOS: Floods, fallen trees in Ilocos Sur

Storm surge advisories up in Cagayan, Isabela due to Lawin

Oct 19, 2016 - 5:01 PM

Project NOAH raises Storm Surge Advisory 1 in a number of municipalities in the two provinces, which are under signal no. 5

Storm surge advisories up in Cagayan, Isabela due to Lawin

Vietnam floods kill 25 as new typhoon approaches

Oct 17, 2016 - 2:56 PM

Images from flood-hit provinces showed houses almost completely submerged and people paddling down waterlogged streets following heavy rain that started last week

Vietnam floods kill 25 as new typhoon approaches

Cagayan, Isabela residents warned of higher floods

Oct 16, 2016 - 9:15 PM

The warning is issued as Magat Dam releases more water, with its 7 spillway gates opened as of 7 pm on Sunday, October 16

Cagayan, Isabela residents warned of higher floods

Agencies warn of fresh disaster as winter looms in flood-hit North Korea

Oct 07, 2016 - 3:30 PM

'Thousands of children are suffering and the impending winter will trigger a second disaster if we do not increase assistance for children and families,' says UNICEF's country head in North Korea Oyunsaihan Dendevnorov

Agencies warn of fresh disaster as winter looms in flood-hit North Korea

Hurricane Matthew barrels towards Bahamas after striking Haiti, Cuba

Oct 05, 2016 - 9:10 AM

(UPDATED) The powerful storm leaves at least 9 people dead and forces hundreds of thousands to flee

Hurricane Matthew barrels towards Bahamas after striking Haiti, Cuba