weather

LTFRB issues cease and desist order in preps for 'Ruby'

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) issued a cease and desist order suspending the operations of all provincial bus companies with roll-on-roll-off (RORO) routes in areas that may be affected by typhoon Ruby (international name: Hagupit).

More domestic flights cancelled due to 'Ruby'

MANILA - Cebu Pacific has cancelled more flights due to typhoon "Ruby" (international codename "Hagupit").

PNoy slams 'alarmist' media reports on Ruby

MANILA -- President Aquino sought to dispel what he called as ''speculation'' that typhoon ''Ruby'' is as strong as typhoon ''Yolanda.''

'Ruby' to bring rains in Metro Manila starting Sunday

MANILA - Metro Manila will not be spared by typhoon "Ruby" (international codename "Hagupit"), state weather bureau PAGASA said on Friday.

Millions evacuate as 'Ruby' bears down on PH

TACLOBAN (UPDATE) -- Millions of people in the Philippines began seeking shelter in churches, schools and other makeshift evacuation centers on Friday as a monster typhoon bore down on the disaster-weary nation.

PNoy appeals for responsible reporting amid typhoon

President Aquino appeals for responsible reporting as typhoon "Ruby" approaches the country.

Metro Manila mayors told: Prepare for 'Ruby'

Metro Manila mayors are told to prepare for powerful rains which will be brought by typhoon "Ruby."

Petilla: Expect power outages in Ruby-affected areas

MANILA - Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla said residents of areas in the path of typhoon "Ruby" should expect some power outages.

DSWD assures food packs kept in warehouses safe from floods

MANILA - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DWSD) has started pre-positioning food in areas that may be hit by typhoon "Ruby."

'Pablo' survivors prepare for typhoon 'Ruby'

Remembering the devastation wrought by typhoon "Pablo" two years ago, Davao Oriental residents are now bracing themselves for yet another potentially dangerous typhoon.