evacuations in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on evacuations in the Philippines


IN PHOTOS: Evacuations follow magnitude 5.5 earthquake in Luzon

Sep 13, 2019 - 8:26 PM

The magnitude 5.5 earthquake recorded in Burdeos, Quezon prompts evacuations in parts of Metro Manila

Students of the Lopez Jaena Elementary School in Manila evacuate with helmets after a magnitude 5.5 earthquake on September 13, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Evacuations start as Typhoon Ompong bears down on Philippines

Sep 13, 2018 - 4:54 PM

Authorities say some 10 million people in the Philippines are in the storm's path

Red button image via Shutterstock. Satellite image for Ompong courtesy of NOAA

#YolandaPH: 800,000 evacuated

Nov 09, 2013 - 9:58 AM

Eastern Visayas predicted to be hardest hit by the cyclone reports the fewest persons brought to safety

MOVING OUT. A family, with their belongings, brave the rains brought by Yolanda (Haiyan) in Cebu City. Photo by AFP

Phivolcs on Magnitude 8 quake rumors: False

Oct 21, 2013 - 3:33 PM

Lack of information about geological risks not the only problem in quake hit areas; misinformation is worse

SEVERE DAMAGE. The damaged portion of the Tubigon Municipal Hall, 19 October 2013. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler