MANILA – Vice-President Jejomar Binay admitted Monday that he sometimes asks himself why his survey numbers continue to slide down.
fter the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 and Cyclone Nargis in Myanmar in 2008, international aid poured into Southeast Asia, but in both disasters the 10-nation regional body ASEAN was conspicuously absent, says disaster expert Arnel Capili.
MANILA, Philippines - The Commission on Audit (COA) has found possible irregularities in the purchase of relief items by the provincial government of Antique for victims of Typhoon Yolanda.
MANILA -- A meteor was seen in Quezon City skies Wednesday.
MANILA – Public satisfaction with President Benigno Aquino III hit its highest in one-and-a-half years, the Social Weather Stations (SWS) said.
TOKYO – The Japanese government on Monday expressed readiness to send relief and rehabilitation support to countries stricken by disasters.
ALBAY - A farmer walks with his buffalo with the Mayon Volcano in the background in Albay province, Bicol region, south of Manila. Photo by Reuters
MANILA - A new Social Weather Stations survey shows that 1 out of every 4 Filipinos are at risk to be disenfranchised in the upcoming 2016 elections.
Man-made global warming is set to produce exceptionally high average temperatures this year and next, boosted by natural weather phenomena such as El Nino, Britain's top climate and weather body said in a report Monday.
TOKYO - Search teams using boats and helicopters resumed looking on Saturday for at least 16 people still missing after torrential rain and flooding across Japan this week, while thousands waited to return to their homes as waters slowly receded.