An elderly couple died after they were hit by lightning in the village of Nalinan in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Sunday afternoon.
Australians are bracing for the worst cyclone in the country's northeast in several years, with residents evacuated and schools closed amid forecasts of destructive winds and rain.
Magdadala ng katamtaman hanggang minsa'y malakas na pag-ulan ang isang low pressure area sa Hilagang Mindanao at Eastern Visayas simula Lunes ng umaga, ayon sa state weather bureau PAGASA.
Kasalukuyang may binabantayang low pressure area ang PAGASA. Kahit nasa labas ito ng Philippine area of responsibility ay abot umano ang extension o trough nito sa Mindanao.
LIMA, Peru - Torrential rains triggered flash floods in the Peruvian capital Lima, stranding thousands of people Friday and forcing rescuers to find ways to evacuate them across roads turned to raging rivers.
A blizzard moving north from the United States caused car pileups and school closures, and left six dead as heavy snow and powerful winds paralyzed eastern Canada on Wednesday.
A late-season snowstorm that swept the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States began to weaken on Wednesday after killing six people and closing schools, but airline cancellations persisted.
BANGKOK - From building floating houses and flood-resilient roads to protecting coasts by restoring fish ponds, 12 projects aimed at tackling water-related problems in some of the world's most vulnerable communities will share a $10 million pot to make their ideas a reality.
An El Niño may develop as early as the second half of the year, world weather agencies said, threatening dry weather in the Pacific Region that has barely recovered from a similar weather event last year.
NEW YORK/BOSTON - Snow piled up rapidly in parts of the northeastern United States on Tuesday as a blizzard began blowing in, with residents being advised to stay at home, airlines grounding flights and schools canceling classes.