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Green Tropical Cyclone alert for IRINA-12 in Juan De Nova I.,Mozambique,Swaziland,South Africa,Madagascar from 29/02/2012 00:00 UTC to 10/03/2012 00:00 UTC
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  • Articles about casualties: 37 (28.7%)
  • Articles in last hour: 0

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Madagascar: Tropical Storm Irina Claims 72 Lives
Sat, 10 Mar 2012 11:32:00 +0100   allafrica (en)

[IRIN] Antananarivo - Less than two weeks after being battered by Cyclone Giovanna, another violent storm has swept over Madagascar killing 72 people and leaving 70,000 homeless, according to the National Disaster Risk Management Agency.

People and organisations: United Nations  Care International 

Madagascar: les deux perturbations tropicales, Giovanna et Irina, ont tué 111 personnes
Fri, 09 Mar 2012 04:27:00 +0100   french-news (fr)

ANTANANARIVO ,8 mars (Xinhua) -- La tempête tropicale modérée, Irina et le cyclone tropical, Giovanna, passés à Madagascar en février dernier, ont tué 111 personnes, et laissés 332 204 personnes sans abris, apprend-on du bilan provisoire du Bureau national de gestion des risques et catastrophes (BNGRC), reçu jeudi soir.

People and organisations: Xinhua News Agency 

Tropical storm Irina kills 72 in Madagascar
Fri, 09 Mar 2012 03:59:00 +0100   nation (en)

ANTANANARIVO - At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday. Three people were also reported missing and some 77,911 displaced, said the National Office for Disaster and Risk Management, BNGRC.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Fri, 09 Mar 2012 01:25:00 +0100   dailytimesPK (en)

ANTANANARIVO: At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday. Three people were also reported missing and some 77,911 displaced, said the National Office for Disaster and Risk Management, BNGRC.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 15:38:00 +0100   vanguardngr (en)

At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  NASA 

Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 14:02:00 +0100   iol (en)

At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar , causing floods and landslides.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  NASA 

Madagascar : La tempête tropicale Irina a fait au moins 72 morts
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 13:51:00 +0100   lexpress-MU (fr)

Le bilan du passage de la tempête tropicale Irina sur le nord de Madagascar fin février s'élève à au moins 72 morts, annoncent ce jeudi les autorités malgaches.

People and organisations: Red Cross  NASA 

Irina leaves 78 000 homeless
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 11:10:00 +0100   iafrica (en)

At least 72 people were killed and 78 000 left homeless in Madagascar in the wake of Tropical Storm Irina , the disaster management agency has announced.

People and organisations:

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:55:00 +0100   thestar-my (en)

ANTANANARIVO (Reuters) - At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Alessandra Rizzo  George Obulutsa  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:53:00 +0100   alertnet (en)

Three people were also reported missing and some 77,911 displaced, said the National Office for Disaster and Risk Management, BNGRC

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Alain Iloniaina  Alessandra Rizzo  George Obulutsa  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:51:00 +0100   dawn (en)

ANTANANARIVO: At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday. Three people were also reported missing and some 77,911 displaced, said the National Office for Disaster and Risk Management, BNGRC.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:38:00 +0100   trust (en)

Three people were also reported missing and some 77,911 displaced, said the National Office for Disaster and Risk Management, BNGRC

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Alain Iloniaina  Alessandra Rizzo  George Obulutsa  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:36:00 +0100   chinadaily (en)

At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar .

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagaskar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:19:00 +0100   kyivpost (en)

At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Red Cross  Kyiv Post  NASA 

Tropical storm Irina killed 72 in Madagascar
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:14:00 +0100   reuters (en)

ANTANANARIVO (Reuters) - At least 72 people were killed when the tropical storm Irina hit northern Madagascar in late February, causing floods and landslides, authorities said on Thursday.

People and organisations: Cyclone Ivan  Alessandra Rizzo  Red Cross  NASA 

Tropical Storm Irina kills 73 in Madagascar
Wed, 07 Mar 2012 18:19:00 +0100   cnn (en)

At least 73 people are dead and more than 21,000 people homeless after Tropical Storm Irina struck Madagascar , an official with the nation's disaster bureau said Wednesday.

People and organisations: Pierre Meilhan  National Bureau 

Tropical Storm Irina kills 72 in Madagascar
Wed, 07 Mar 2012 16:56:00 +0100   cnn (en)

At least 72 people are dead and 70,000 others homeless after Tropical Storm Irina struck Madagascar , the island nation's second violent storm in two weeks, the United Nations' humanitarian news agency reported.

People and organisations: United Nations 

MADAGASCAR: Tropical storm Irina claims 72 lives
Wed, 07 Mar 2012 16:27:00 +0100   trust (en)

07 Mar 2012 13:31 Source: Content partner // IRIN Less than two weeks after being battered by Cyclone Giovanna, another violent storm has swept over Madagascar killing 72 people and leaving 70,000 homeless, according to the National Disaster Risk Management Agency.

People and organisations:

MADAGASCAR: Tropical storm Irina claims 72 lives
Wed, 07 Mar 2012 16:23:00 +0100   alertnet (en)

07 Mar 2012 13:31 Source: Content partner // IRIN Less than two weeks after being battered by Cyclone Giovanna, another violent storm has swept over Madagascar killing 72 people and leaving 70,000 homeless, according to the National Disaster Risk Management Agency.

People and organisations:

MADAGASCAR: Tropical storm Irina claims 72 lives
Wed, 07 Mar 2012 14:45:00 +0100   irinnews (en)

ANTANANARIVO, 7 March 2012 (IRIN) - Less than two weeks after being battered by Cyclone Giovanna, another violent storm has swept over Madagascar killing 72 people and leaving 70,000 homeless, according to the National Disaster Risk Management Agency.

People and organisations: United Nations  Member States  Care International 

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