DFA: 2 Filipinos killed in Turkey quake

DFA: 2 Filipinos killed in Turkey quake

Two Filipinos were killed in the magnitude 7.8 earthquake that hit Turkey and Syria earlier this week, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Friday.The Philippine Embassy in Ankara confirmed the death of two Filipinos in a statement.“It is with deepest...
16 injured due to magnitude 6 quake in Mindanao

16 injured due to magnitude 6 quake in Mindanao

A magnitude 6 earthquake that jolted parts of Mindanao has injured 16 people, according to the Office of Civil Defense (OCD).An OCD bulletin showed 97 individuals were injured, while 52 structures and four houses were damaged by the quake in Davao de Oro. Moreover,...
Magnitude 5.9 shakes Sarangani, Davao Occidental

Magnitude 5.9 shakes Sarangani, Davao Occidental

A magnitude 5.9 quake rocked the east of Balut Island in Sarangani, Davao Occidental late Tuesday morning.The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said the quake struck at 10:13 a.m. with its epicenter at 303 km south of Balut Island,...
5.9 quake shakes Northern Samar

5.9 quake shakes Northern Samar

A magnitude 5.9 quake jolted Mapanas, Northern Samar on Friday afternoon, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS).The quake, which was tectonic in origin, happened at 2:33 p.m. at a 038-kilometer depth.The epicenter was spotted...