PHILIPPINES EARTHQUAKE

  • Philippines quake spurs small tsunami, 1 dead August 31, 2012

    Manila: A 7.6magnitude quake struck off the eastern coast of the Philippines late on Friday, killing at least one person in a house collapse, knocking out power in several towns and generating negligible tsunami surges. A tsunami alert originally was issued for several countries in the region including Indonesia and Japan...
  • Death toll in 6.9 Philippines quake rises to 15 February 7, 2012

    Manila: Rescuers digging for survivors among dozens of people buried by earthquaketriggered landslides on a central Philippine island have found only bodies. The death toll climbed to 15 on Tuesday, and at least 73 people were still missing. Monday's 6.9magnitude earthquake also collapsed bridges and damaged roads on Negros Island, forcing...