Typhoon Bopha

  • Storm that killed 600 threatens Philippines again December 9, 2012

    New Bataan: A typhoon that had left the Philippines after killing nearly 600 people and leaving hundreds missing in the south has made a U-turn and is now threatening the country's northwest, officials said on Saturday. The weather bureau raised storm warnings over parts of the main northern island of Luzon...
  • Philippines: Death toll from Typhoon Bopha nears 300 December 6, 2012

    New Bataan: Stunned parents searching for missing children examined a row of mud-stained bodies covered with banana leaves while survivors dried their soaked belongings on roadsides on Wednesday, a day after a powerful typhoon killed nearly 300 people in the southern Philippines. Officials fear more bodies may be found as...