Tag: Philippine

Philippine earthquake revised down to 7 magnitude, no immediate reports of casualties

The institute first reported the magnitude as 7.3, and the epicenter was Lagangilang town. An updated report changed the epicentre to Tayum town.

  • Wednesday, 27 July 2022
37 people feared dead in Philippine city mall fire

Manila: At least 37 people may have died in the massive fire that ravaged a shopping mall here on Saturday, authorities said on Sunday as firefighters continued battling pockets of flames 16 hours after the blaze broke. Distraught relatives wailed in grief as Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced the firefighters’ grim assessment on the victims’ […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Rodrigo Duterte
Philippine's Duterte wins Time magazine poll

New York: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte won the 2017 TIME 100 poll after consistently leading the survey, the magazine said. The poll had asked readers who should be included on this year’s TIME 100 – an annual list of the world’s most influential people, a report published in the magazine said. Duterte received five per […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021