LPA spotted off Batanes

MANILA - A low pressure area (LPA) has been spotted off Itbayat, Batanes, state weather bureau PAGASA said Friday.

Pinoys in Alberta uncertain about jobs after wildfire

CANADA - The Fort McMurray wildfire has displaced thousands of Filipinos in Alberta. Many of them are temporary foreign workers (TFWs) who are uncertain of their futures after their places of employment were burned down. For those who fled to Calgary, the Filipino community there lent them a helping hand in their time of need. 

Tornado destroys Vigan houses

Tinamaan ng buhawi at nakaranas ng matinding baha ang ilang lugar sa bansa dahil pa rin sa masamang panahon.

LOOK: Whirlwind destroys 10 houses in Vigan

ILOCOS SUR – A whirlwind destroyed ten houses in Vigan Wednesday morning.

Philippines braces for stronger typhoons

The Philippines is hit by an average of 20 tropical cyclones every year, many of which are deadly and destructive.

Sri Lanka rain death toll hits 101 as waters recede

Floods subsided across Sri Lanka Tuesday revealing the full extent of damage from last week's deluge that also triggered landslides, officials said, as the death toll crossed 100.

Gov't agencies get ready as rainy season starts

Ngayon pa lang, naghahanda na rin ang ilang ahensya ng gobyerno sa matinding pagbaha at pinsalang iiwan ng mga bagyo.

As disaster risks rise, Philippines gets help to prepare

A new scheme launched by U.N. agencies, the World Bank and countries most vulnerable to climate change on Tuesday is seeking funding of up to $130 million to help 20 at-risk nations prepare better for natural disasters.

PAGASA announces onset of rainy season

CHANGE IS HERE: The rainy season is now in progress, state weather bureau PAGASA declared on Tuesday.

Tone-toneladang gulay nabulok sa ilang araw na pag-ulan

Nasira ang ilang pananim na letsugas sa Benguet at nabulok ang mga dahon dahil sa tuluy-tuloy na pag-ulan.