Nearly 60,000 are still in Philippines’ evacuation centres after severe flooding.
Eight deaths related to weather across the country as provincial authorities scrambled to evacuate residents.
Despite an increase in traffic law enforcement and awareness, traffic deaths continued to plague the country during the first six months of 2018.
Recently, I read an article suggesting that one of the leading causes of deaths among children in rural Cambodia is due to diarrhoea.
Following the deaths of 13 people from poisoning, Agriculture Ministry imposes a temporary ban on all imports of pesticides.
Hundreds of villagers in Kratie province were hospitalised and 13 died from poisoning first blamed on contaminated water and then methanol-laced rice wine; villagers here have another theory: chemicals from gold mining run-off.
Ministry of Health produces a short video warning of consuming rice wine.
Authorities in Kratie, where villagers violently clashed with mixed forces deny that anyone was killed in the confrontation.