Quinta - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Quinta


Erap’s Manila ‘practically debt-free’ for 2nd straight year

Jul 29, 2015 - 9:43 PM

In his 2nd State of the City Address Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada says the city was lifted from near bankruptcy through increases in taxes and permit fees

Rebuilding Iloilo to become a disaster-resilient LGU

Jul 21, 2013 - 1:19 AM

Iloilo embarks on a project that seeks to produce results at the level where the impact of disasters is directly felt: local government units

ILOILO FLOODING. This handout photo shows massive flooding during an aerial inspection in the outskirts of Iloilo City, central Philippines, on December 27, 2012. File photo by AFP/NDRRMC

Quinta death toll reaches 23

Jan 06, 2013 - 11:52 AM

The NDRRMC said 23 were reported dead in regions V VI and VIII while 3 were injured in regions IV A and VI

Quinta death toll rises to 20

Dec 30, 2012 - 11:49 AM

Drowning victims had been found on Panay island

Vitug Vlogs: Lessons learned from 2012

Dec 28, 2012 - 8:26 PM

Rappler’s editor at large Marites Vitug offers three to carry over to 2013

Quinta slows down near Coron

Dec 27, 2012 - 7:06 AM

Storm signal No 1 remains in place over Occidental Mindoro Northern Palawan Calamian Group of Islands and Cuyo Island

LOOMING OVER CORON. Satellite image at 5.30 am courtesy of PAGASA

3 killed after tree falls on hut during storm Quinta

Dec 26, 2012 - 9:11 PM

A member of the family survived the wreckage but broke his two legs

80 families flee homes over Quinta

Dec 26, 2012 - 12:39 PM

Over 260 Filipinos or 80 families evacuate not celebrate due to Quinta on Christmas evening

WEAKER 'QUINTA.' Previously a tropical storm, Quinta has weakened into a tropical depression. PAGASA satellite image as of 10:30 am

Landslides block highway in Southern Leyte

Dec 26, 2012 - 10:56 AM

Landslides triggered by torrential rain brought by tropical storm Quinta closed down the Kahupian Sogod road in Southern Leyte on Wednesday morning

IMPASSABLE ROAD. Satellite image of the affected area from Google Maps

Passengers, vehicles stranded as Quinta intensifies

Dec 25, 2012 - 11:59 PM

Hundreds of passengers were stranded in various seaports in Eastern Visayas due to Tropical Storm Quinta

Quinta forces residents to evacuate

Dec 25, 2012 - 11:42 PM

Residents of Guiuan Esatern Samar evacuate due to Tropical Storm Quinta

Rappler Newscast | December 25, 2012

Dec 25, 2012 - 8:55 PM

Tropical storm Quinta international name Wukong threatens the Visayas and Mindanao barely 3 weeks after Typhoon Pablo | Disaster response groups get ready as Quinta nears | Newsweek’s print life ends with LastPrintIssue

PH navy activates disaster response units for Quinta

Dec 25, 2012 - 1:55 PM

Naval forces are coordinating with regional DRRMCs for disaster ops

'QUINTA' THREATENING VISAYAS, MINDANAO. Satellite image at 10.30 am courtesy of PAGASA

Will a storm spoil PH's Christmas?

Dec 21, 2012 - 10:13 AM

Residents in areas devastated by Pablo brace for a storm on Christmas day but PAGASA quells their fears