Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 strikes Mindanao, Philippines: EMSC
MANILA (REUTERS) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck Mindanao, Philippines, on Saturday (Aug 1), the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
The quake had a depth of 473 kilometres, EMSC said. Read more: The Straits Times »
Wanted: Bengal tiger seen roaming Texas neighbourhood
WASHINGTON — Police in an upscale Texas neighborhood searched Tuesday (May 11) for a fugitive Bengal tiger that was seen roaming on lawns and streets until its apparent owner fled with the animal.
Dutch airline KLM says to shed up to 5,000 jobs due to coronavirusTHE HAGUE: Dutch airline KLM said Friday (Jul 31) it would shed up to 5,000 jobs due to a 'crisis of unprecedented magnitude' caused by the ...
Duterte says Philippines 'will be back to normal' by December, pins hope on China vaccinesMANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed hope that the Philippines 'will be back to normal' by December, when he expects a vaccine against Covid-19 to emerge out of China. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Philippines extends coronavirus restrictions in Manila as cases surgeMANILA (REUTERS) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday (July 31) retained coronavirus restrictions in the capital Manila until mid-August and announced free vaccines to combat a surge in infections that has overwhelmed health care workers and facilities.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Philippines extends COVID-19 restrictions in Manila as cases surgeMANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday (Jul 31) extended COVID-19 restrictions in the capital of Manila until mid-August and said ...
Philippines records 4,063 new coronavirus cases, Southeast Asia's highest jump for second dayMANILA: The Philippine health ministry on Friday (Jul 31) confirmed 4,063 novel coronavirus infections, reporting the highest daily case increase ...
'I'm not joking': Philippine President Duterte recommends petrol to clean face masksMANILA (REUTERS) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday (July 31) told his people they should use gasoline as a disinfectant for protective face masks - and stressed that his advice was not a joke.. Read more at straitstimes.com.