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Tropical storm Megi hits Philippines, leaving at least 25 dead

Philippines storm Megi

Manila, The Philippines Reuters Philippine authorities said on Monday at least 25 people had died in landslides and floods caused by tropical storm Megi as it hit the eastern and southern coasts of the South-East Asian country. The storm made landfall on Sunday with sustained winds of up to 65 kilometres per hour and gusts […]

Christmas typhoon kills at least 13 in Philippines

Typhoon Phanfone

Manila, PhilippinesReuters A typhoon that struck the central Philippines over Christmas has killed at least 13 people, disaster agency officials said on Thursday. Typhoon Phanfone hit the Philippines late on Tuesday with winds of up to 120 kph and gusts of 150 kph, heavy rain and flooding. Destroyed Christmas decorations are seen after Typhoon Phanfone […]