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11.2M families consider selves poor: SWS

MANILA – How many Filipinos consider themselves poor five years after President Aquino was elected into office?

Tatak Noypi: Pinoy comfort food during rainy season

Kapag maulan ang panahon, masarap tumambay sa bahay kasama ang buong pamilya, habang kumakain ng mainit na merienda o humihigop ng mainit na sabaw.

Typhoon 'Goring' to exit PH within 24 hours

MANILA - Typhoon "Goring" (international name "Halola") is expected to leave the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) within 24 hours, state weather bureau PAGASA said Friday morning.

Typhoon 'Goring' enters PH

MANILA – A new typhoon has entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR), state weather bureau PAGASA said.

Commuters left stranded by heavy afternoon rain

Nahirapan muli ang maraming motorista at commuter, bunsod ng halos walang tigil na pag-ulan simula pa kaninang hapon sa malaking bahagi ng Metro Manila.

Natural disasters displaced 20M people in 2014

Nearly 20 million people were forced to flee their homes due to floods, storms and earthquakes last year, a problem likely to worsen due to climate change, but which could be eased by better construction, a report said on Monday.

Punto por Punto: Kumonti ang nagugutom, dumami ang busog?

MANILA - Ayon sa pinakabagong survey ng Social Weather Stations, bumagsak sa 12.7% na lang ng bilang ng Pilipino ang nakaranas ng gutom sa loob ng huling tatlong buwan. Ito na umano ang pinakamababang antas ng gutom sa bansa sa loob ng 10 taon. Kayo ba ay naniniwala na kumonti ang nagugutom sa bansa?

US Navy ship rescues 11 missing fishermen - report

MANILA – Eleven fishermen who went missing while fishing in the West Philippine Sea have been rescued by a US Navy ship, a report said.

Hunger drops to lowest since 2005: SWS

MANILA -- The number of Filipinos who experienced involuntary hunger has dropped to its lowest point in a decade, the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey revealed.

4 dead, thousands flee as floods hit northern Luzon

Four people were killed and thousands forced to flee their homes as floods inundated large parts of the northern Luzon, the government said Sunday.