Scores dead, dozens missing as mudslides, flooding hit southern Philippines

Nearly 90 have been killed and dozens are missing after a tropical storm hit the southern Philippines triggering mudslides and flooding, police and disaster officials said on Saturday. The casualties were all on the main southern island of Mindanao, they said. “We’re are still trying to confirm reports of a farming village buried by a… Read More Scores dead, dozens missing as mudslides, flooding hit southern Philippines

Several dead, thousands displaced as heavy floods hit southern China

Floods in southern China have killed at least 15 people over the past few days and forced the evacuation of tens of thousands more, state media said. In Guangxi region, seven died and three were missing following torrential rains, with more than 23,000 people being evacuated to safer areas, the Xinhua news agency said late… Read More Several dead, thousands displaced as heavy floods hit southern China