[QODLink]
Asia-pacific

Filipinos return home as flood waters recede

People go back to their houses in Manila after week of torrential rain that displaced thousands.

Last Modified: 23 Aug 2013 20:12
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback

People in the Philippines are returning to their homes after a week of torrential rain that has displaced thousands.

But with the typhoon season far from over, the country is anxiously waiting to see what the next storm will bring.

Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports from Manila.

45

Source:
Al Jazeera
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback
Topics in this article
People
Country
City
Featured on Al Jazeera
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Featured
President Poroshenko arrives in Washington on Thursday with money and military aid on his mind, analysts say.
Early players in private medicine often focused on volume over quality, turning many Chinese off for-profit care.
Al Jazeera asked people across Scotland what they think about the prospect of splitting from the United Kingdom.
With social media dominating communication among young Americans, taunting is no longer confined to school hours.
Referendum on Scottish independence is the first major election in the UK where 16 and 17-year olds get a vote.
join our mailing list