M 6.7 in Philippines on 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC

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3 quakes jolt Negros Oriental

Sat, 11 Feb 2012 11:32:00 +0100abs-cbnnews (en)

Three earthquakes were recorded in Negros Oriental on Saturday. The last recorded quake at 1:39 p.m. had a magnitude of 4.5 and was tectonic in origin. Intensity 4 was experienced in Vallehermoso in Negros Oriental, and intensity 3 in Hinigaran, Negros Occidental; Cebu City; and Iloilo City.

Le bilan monte à 39 morts et 66 disparus aux Philippines

Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:21:00 +01007sur7 (fr)

Le séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a fait 39 morts et 66 disparus, selon un dernier bilan communiqué vendredi par le gouvernement. Le précédent bilan faisait état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, ...

Séisme Philippines: 39 morts

Fri, 10 Feb 2012 10:56:00 +0100Europe1 (fr)

Le séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a fait 39 morts et 66 disparus, selon un dernier bilan communiqué vendredi par le gouvernement. Le précédent bilan faisait état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis dans des glissements de terrain à Guihulngan, une ville de 100.

Panama: Panama Canal expert joins regional fight for risk reduction

Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:53:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Country: Panama GENEVA, 9 February 2012 - The dynamic new Vice-President of the National Assembly of Panama, Rony Araúz, is emerging as a leading advocate of disaster risk reduction in Central America following a career monitoring the passage of hazardous materials through the Panama Canal.

Philippine rescuers search for quake survivors

Thu, 09 Feb 2012 19:25:00 +0100reliefweb-headlines (en)

MANILA, February 6, 2012 (AFP) - Rescuers were fanning out across the central Philippines Tuesday after a powerful earthquake triggered landslides, collapsed homes and killed dozens of people. The 6.8-magnitude quake hit a narrow strait between the heavily populated island provinces of Negros and....

Death toll from Philippine quake rises to 52

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 20:17:00 +0100chinadaily (en)

The death toll from the maganitude 6. 7 earthquake that jolted the central Philippine province of Negros Oriental on Monday rose to 52.

L'ONU "prête à fournir une assistance" aux Philippines (porte-parole)

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 18:57:00 +0100french-news (fr)

NEW YORK (Nations unies), 6 février (Xinhua) -- Un porte-parole onusien a déclaré lundi que l'ONU "était prête à fournir une assistance" aux Philippines à la suite du tremblement de terre de magnitude 6,9 qui a secoué l'archipel. "Le gouvernement philippin n'a pas demandé d'aide internationale pour....

Negros earthquake: President Aquino criticizes shoddy road building

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 17:49:00 +0100csmonitor (en)

Negros earthquake: President Aquino visited Negros province where an earthquake struck Monday. Dozens of people are still missing, perhaps buried in landslides caused by the 6.9 magnitude quake.

Hopes fade for dozens buried in Philippines quake (AP)

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 12:18:00 +0100news-yahoo (en)

AP - Philippine officials conceded Wednesday that there was little hope of finding any survivors among 71 people still buried in landslides set off by a powerful earthquake, as jittery residents stayed away from their homes amid a flurry of aftershocks.

Hopes fade for dozens buried in Philippines quake

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 12:16:00 +0100dailystar-LB (en)

Philippine officials conceded Wednesday that there was little hope of finding any survivors among 71 people still buried in landslides set off by a powerful earthquake.

Philippines: le bilan provisoire du séisme abaissé à 26 morts et 71 disparus

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 11:51:00 +0100nicematin (fr)

Le bilan du puissant séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a été revu à la baisse mercredi, faisant provisoirement état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis sous des tonnes de terre et de boue. La secousse de magnitude 6,7 a détruit des dizaines de maisons, de ponts et de....

Séisme aux Philippines: bilan abaissé à 26 morts et 71 disparus

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 11:49:00 +0100arcinfo (fr)

Les autorités philippines ont revu le bilan du séisme qui a secoué l'archipel lundi à la baisse. Le bilan du puissant séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a été revu à la baisse mercredi. Les autoritlés font provisoirement état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis sous des tonnes de terre et de boue.

Philippines: le bilan provisoire du séisme abaissé à 26 morts et 71 disparus

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 11:08:00 +0100LePoint (fr)

Trois jours après le séisme, les familles exhortaient les secours à poursuivre les recherches malgré le faible espoir de retrouver des survivants et le manque de moyens matériels des sauveteurs qui déblayent parfois à mains nues les villages meurtris. Le bilan du puissant séisme survenu lundi dans....

Philippines: le bilan provisoire du séisme abaissé à 26 morts et 71 disparus

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 10:52:00 +0100leparisien (fr)

Le bilan du puissant séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a été revu à la baisse mercredi, faisant provisoirement état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis sous des...

Philippines: le bilan provisoire du séisme abaissé à 26 morts et 71 disparus

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 10:38:00 +0100tv5 (fr)

Le bilan du puissant séisme survenu lundi dans le centre des Philippines a été revu à la baisse mercredi, faisant provisoirement état de 26 morts et 71 disparus, la plupart ensevelis sous des tonnes de terre et de boue.

Death Toll in Philippines Earthquake Rises to 22

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 08:28:00 +0100irrawaddy (en)

MANILA — Dozens of people were still missing Tuesday following a strong earthquake that triggered landslides and damaged buildings and roads on a central Philippine island. The death toll reached 22, but officials said it was likely to rise further as rescuers struggle to reach remote areas. Monday's magnitude-6.

Phivolcs: better instruments needed to identify faultlines

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 08:17:00 +0100abs-cbnnews (en)

MANILA, Philippines - Some areas in Visayas can expect more frequent seismic activities, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

73 remain missing as deaths from 6.9 Philippines quake rise to 15

Wed, 08 Feb 2012 08:14:00 +0100ChinaPost (en)

(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Rescuers digging for survivors among dozens of people buried by earthquake-triggered landslides on a central Philippine island have found only bodies. The death toll climbed to 15 on Tuesday, and at least 73 people were still missing.

Earthquake Philippines: Death Toll Keeps Climbing

Tue, 07 Feb 2012 21:27:00 +0100ibtimes-cn (en)

Officials are gravely concerned about the final death toll, considering the unknown number of people missing

48 killed, scores missing in Philippines earthquake

Tue, 07 Feb 2012 21:16:00 +0100irishsun (en)

MANILA - At least 48 people have been killed and scores are missing in the 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck the heavily populated island provinces of Negros and Cebu in the central Philippines Mon

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