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Charred bodies of pilot and trainee found near Philippines crash site

The aircraft Naveen was piloting had lost contact with the Plaridel Airport in Bulacan province of the archipelagic nation during a training sortie.

published on : 9th February 2019

Bengaluru-based pilot goes missing in Philippines

The aircraft was spotted in a densely-forested area between Orani and Abucay regions, near the Balanga city, in the province of Bataan, Philippines.

published on : 8th February 2019

Bengaluru-based aircraft pilot, his student go missing in Philippines; search ops on

Captain Naveen is a resident of Nandini Layout in Bengaluru and his father Nagaraj is employed in the Public Works Department here.

published on : 7th February 2019

'French Spiderman' arrested for scaling skyscraper in Philippines

Alain Robert has earlier been arrested several times and has suffered several severe falls due to his exploits.

published on : 29th January 2019

Islamist militants prime suspects in Philippine cathedral bombing

Abu Sayyaf, which is based on the remote Jolo island, has been blamed for the Philippines' deadliest attack, a 2004 ferry bombing in Manila Bay that claimed 116 lives.

published on : 28th January 2019

Twin explosions kill 20 during Sunday mass in southern Philippines church

Local authorities say that improvised explosive devices (IEDs) were used in the devastating blasts.

published on : 27th January 2019

Tsunami alert lifted after undersea earthquake off Philippines

Shoppers, including children yelling in fear, rushed out of a five-story mall and many occupants abandoned a 26-floor condominium in a commercial district as the ground shook.

published on : 29th December 2018

US warns travellers over security lapses at Manila airport 

The advisory was based on an assessment by security experts from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), the US homeland security department said without specifying the findings.

published on : 27th December 2018

Philippines' Catriona Elisa Gray wins Miss Universe 2018 crown

The 24-year-old Gray edged out first runner-up Tamaryn Green of South Africa and third-place Sthefany Gutierrez of Venezuela.

published on : 17th December 2018

6.0 magnitude quake hits Philippines

According to the USGS, the temblor struck Sapad municipality, reports Xinhua news agency.

published on : 4th November 2018

Dozens feared buried in Philippines typhoon landslide 

The people trapped in the Cordillera mountain area of Natonin were buried when a wall of mud slammed into a public works building

published on : 30th October 2018

Philippines halts quarry operations after deadly landslide

The landslide, one of several incidents from September 15 to 20 in the country, was triggered by heavy rains early morning on Thursday, burying around two dozen houses and the people inside.

published on : 21st September 2018

Philippines Landslide: Death toll at 22, more fear trapped

Dozens were still missing after part of a massive hillside collapsed Thursday on several rural communities near Naga on the tourist island of Cebu.

published on : 21st September 2018

Landslide kills 21 in the Philippines, dozens feared trapped

It's not clear what set off the landslide, but some residents blamed limestone quarries, which they suspect may have caused cracks in the mountainside facing their villages.

published on : 20th September 2018

Philippines typhoon Mangkhut toll hits 81, expected to rise 

Mangkhut swamped farm fields in the nation's agricultural north and smashed houses when it tore through at the weekend with violent winds and heavy rains.

published on : 19th September 2018
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