Last Updated : May 20 2019 4:48PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Political parties hold meetings to discuss post-poll scenario            Counting of votes for 542 Lok Sabha seats to take place on May 23            Stock market soars high after exit polls            Yogi Adityanath sacks estranged BJP ally OP Rajbhar from cabinet            2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament begins today           

International News

Sep 14, 2018
9:31AM

Philippines: Thousands evacuate ahead of Typhoon Mangkhut to hit island of Luzon

NSD Logo
A super typhoon roared toward the Philippines, prompting thousands to evacuate ahead of its heavy rains and fierce winds that are set to strike at the weekend before moving on to China.
 
Typhoon Mangkhut, which is currently a Category 4 hurricane, is due to make landfall on the northern tip of the main island of Luzon by Saturday.
 
Mangkhut is speeding across the Pacific with winds that can gust as high as 255 kilometres or 160 miles per hour.
 
An average of 20 typhoons and storms lash the Philippines each year, killing hundreds of people and leaving millions in near- perpetual poverty.
 
The country's deadliest on record is Super Typhoon Haiyan, which left more than 7,300 people dead or missing across the central Philippines in November 2013.

PM’s Exclusive Interview to DD News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 20 (May) Midday News 20 (May) News at Nine 19 (May) Hourly 20 (May) (1600hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 20 (May) दोपहर समाचार 20 (May) समाचार संध्या 19 (May) प्रति घंटा समाचार 20 (May) (1305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 20 (May) Khabrein(Day) 20 (May) Khabrein(Eve) 19 (May)
Aaj Savere 20 (May) Parikrama 18 (May) Lok Ruchi Samachar 19 (May)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 19 (May) Samayki 19 (May) Sports Scan 19 (May) Spotlight/News Analysis 19 (May)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 28 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 4 (Apr) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 15 (May) Vaad-Samvaad 7 (May) Money Talk 7 (May) Current Affairs 22 (Mar)